Philip & Lata

Relax and rest easy, your home and pets are in good hands.

Naramata, BC, Canada
26 Reviews

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20 external references

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Reviews (26)


Being first time users of Trusted House Sitters, my wife and I were understandably nervous. Nervous about having strangers take care of our two cats. Nervous

Midland, ON, Canada · 04 Apr - 17 Apr 2019

This was our first time using Trusted Housesitters and we were a bit apprehensive. When we first reached out to Philip and Lata, they were very responsive to

Port Elgin, ON, Canada · 14 Oct - 03 Nov 2018

Thank you again, Philip and Lata, for looking after our home and our pets. We were able to enjoy our vacation with peace of mind, knowing that our two cats

Montréal, QC, Canada · 26 Jul - 10 Aug 2018

Philip and Lata were the perfect pet sitters for our cats. They are kind and responsible, sending us updates and pictures every day. We felt completely

Meaford, ON, Canada · 18 Jun - 29 Jun 2018

Phillip and Lata took very good care of our home and cats. They are a very calm and patient couple which was great for us as not all of our cats get along

Toronto, ON, Canada · 23 May - 11 Jun 2018

References (20)

Jim and Jennifer

Dear We have known Philip Starkman for many years and regard him both as a trustworthy friend and a moral and ethical human

Character reference · 05 November 2015


We are a mature, professional couple, very happily married, non-smokers, non-drinkers, vegan, very fit, active and pet loving. We live a quiet, simple and very healthy life and will take excellent care of your home and pets. We have spent

Why we want to house sit

At this stage in our life, we are delighting in the varied experiences, travel opportunities, simple living and new friendships that house/pet sitting provides. Caring for your precious pets and home are something we honour and take very

Our experience

It has been a privilege and pleasure to house and pet sit for the past two years in Ontario, Newfoundland, Costa Rica and California. We have worked with contractors, maintained gardens, forwarded mail, communicated with neighbours and

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish


January 2021
February 2021
  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Canada

Profile details

Philip 65+ and Lata 54
Psychotherapist, Meditation Teacher and Health & Technolgy Researcher
With a partner