Richard & Lorraine

Retired professional couple

Argyle Shore, PE, Canada
20 Reviews

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Reviews (20)

Kelle

Richard and Lorraine were fantastic house and petsitters, who kept our energetic puppy well entertained while we were away. In spite of the rising tide of

San Francisco, CA, US · 06 Mar - 14 Mar 2020
Clare

From the moment they arrived Lorraine & Richard were very loving to my 2 dogs. When I arrived home after 4 days the dogs were happy and the house was very

Napa, CA, US · 26 Feb - 02 Mar 2020
Nancy

Richard and Lorraine were excellent house and pet sitters! They communicated thoroughly before and during their stay and took absolutely perfect care of our

Mill Valley, CA, US · 13 Feb - 22 Feb 2020
Tricia

Richard and Lorraine took such good care of our two dogs while we were away for 5 days. They were excellent communicators and even made us dinner when we

Forestville, CA, US · 06 Feb - 11 Feb 2020
Sonalee

Richard and Lorraine were great with our quirky home and equally quirky pets! They maintained communication with us before, during and after their stay

Fuente-Tójar, Spain · 12 Apr - 17 Apr 2019

References (1)

Lesley

lovely people-totally trustworthy -can come to us any time- highly recommended

House & pet sitting reference · 05 April 2015

About

Hello. Lorraine and I (Richard) are a retired professional couple from Canada. I taught school for 36 years and in my last year was recognized with three teaching awards including a national recognition, The Prime Minister’s Award for

Why we want to house sit

We have always had dogs and cats in our home and lives. At present we have no pets because the best dog ever (the dog of a lifetime) died of old age five years ago. House/pet sitting allows us to experience the joy of living with canine or

Our experience

We built our own home and continue to do all maintenance. In addition we are knowledgeable gardeners and enjoy all sorts of animals. In our years of retirement, 2015 to 2019, we had sixteen house sitting assignments for 2 1/2 to 3 months

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Birds

Availability

June 2020
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July 2020
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Aland Islands
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra
  • Angola
  • Anguilla

Profile details

Age
Richard 65+ and Lorraine 65+
Occupation
Teacher (retired) and Research Associate
Travelling
With a partner