Donald & Marleen

Retired school teacher/farmer/B&B operators ready to travel.

Manitou Beach, SK, Canada
24 Reviews

Reviews (24)


Don and Marleen faced a huge challenge in offering to sit during a pandemic however they coped with apparent ease and no drama....what wonderful sitters

Kaslo, BC, Canada · 04 Dec 2020 - 08 Mar 2021
Rykie and Christie

Donald and Marleen are lovely people, easy to like, interesting to talk to, and wonderful house/pet sitters. They are good communicators, and respectful of

Maple Bay, BC, Canada · 29 Feb - 10 Mar 2020

Donald and Maureen looked after our two 6 pound dogs for 10 days. They were very good at communicating and planning the stay beforehand, and keeping us

Kelowna, BC, Canada · 27 Dec 2019 - 05 Jan 2020

I was very pleased and satisfied with the care Don and Marlene gave my dog and house over their 2 week + stay. The house was clean and tidy and dog totally

Rothesay, NB, Canada · 16 Nov - 03 Dec 2019
Helen & Chris

Don & Marleen were wonderful! Friendly, reliable and fantastic with Meli. We came home to a wonderfully clean home (our stove hasn't looked this good since

Kelowna, BC, Canada · 10 Apr - 17 Apr 2019


We are a trust worthy, reliable retired couple who enjoy meeting new people and love animals. We expect to arrive to a clean, tidy home and can guarantee that it will be in the same contition when you arrive back home. We are physically

Why we want to house sit

We enjoy spending part of our snowy winters in slightly warmer locations when we can and now that we are retired we are free to explore. We miss our animals that we sadly had to give up when we retired and left the farm. We thought we

Our experience

We have a lifetime of experience with animals, large and small as we both grew-up on farms and spent most of our married life on a farm which we shared with dogs, cats, horses, chickens, goats and turkeys. Don is a retired Special

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock


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

Preferred countries

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

Profile details

Donald 65+ and Marleen 65+
Retired and Retired
With a partner