Gerry

Illustrator/Writer. See me at gcapelle.com

Perth, ON, Canada
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Natalia
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10 stars! We are really happy to have had Gerry at home. It was the first time we were leaving the house and cats for so long and we couldn't have had a

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London, United Kingdom · 07 Oct - 30 Oct 2017
Brenda
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Gerry was at my home right on schedule. He took excellent care of my pets and was responsive to me during my absence. I enjoyed meeting him!

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Charleston, SC, US · 19 Aug - 26 Aug 2017
Sue
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Gerry is a very reliable sitter. My dogs were very happy from the first meeting. On my return it was clear they had been very well looked after. I would have

    Chelmsford, United Kingdom · 21 Apr - 28 Apr 2017
    Sarah
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    Gerry arrived the night before we left and we had a very pleasant evening, would have preferred longer as he was fascinating. The dogs seemed very relaxed

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    New Malden, United Kingdom · 14 Apr - 21 Apr 2017
    Mish

    Gerry arrived 24 hours before I left on a business trip to India, and 18 days later I returned to find my ageing Labrador wonderfully cared for, my house

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    Steyning, United Kingdom · 10 Feb - 26 Feb 2017

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    Greg
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    As director of the hit animated series Arthur on PBS, Gerry has worked with me as storyboard artist for the past 20 years. The pressure is pretty constant in

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    About

    Hi, I’m an active and healthy senior, father of three with five wonderful grandchildren. You’ll learn more about me and my work at gcapelle.com. I live in the heritage town of Perth an hour out of Canada’s capital, Ottawa. I’ve lived and

    Why I want to house sit

    I'm looking for fresh new experiences to fuel my personal work of creating and illustrating stories. Stories at this point primarily with children in mind.

    My experience

    I'm a home owner so I know the attention needed to keep a house running well. I grew up with Scottish Terriers followed by a crazy Bull Terrier, Rufus. I've had several dogs in my life time, a Lab, a wonderful mix breed followed by a

    Pet care experience

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    • catCats
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    Availability

    August 2019
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    Preferred countries

    • Afghanistan
    • Aland Islands
    • Albania
    • Algeria
    • American Samoa
    • Andorra

    Profile details

    Age
    65+
    Occupation
    Illustrator/TV animation
    Travelling
    On my own