Laura & Bob

Retired (fit, dependable) Canadian teachers are anxious to be your trusted housesitters!!

Prince Albert, SK, Canada

Reviews (3)

Former Member

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia · 02 Feb - 08 Feb 2019
James

I cannot recommend Laura and Bob highly enough. They were in contact before the sit and were excellent at keeping us updated throughout, sending us regular

Singapore, Singapore · 16 Dec 2018 - 05 Jan 2019
Susan

Laura and Bob house sat for me and my husband for three months in the spring 2017. They took great care of my cats and kept in close touch with us about the

Cypress, TX, US · 09 Jan - 08 Apr 2018

References (1)

Myrna

The Brillinger's are a great team and most enjoyable. They were our faithful house and dog sitters for several weeks caring for the dogs, house and yard as

House & pet sitting reference · 08 November 2017

About

My husband, Bob, and I retired 5 years ago after completing 30-year careers as high school teachers in Canada. Bob grew up on a farm with both crops and livestock. I was raised in the city, but have spent the last 32 years of our marriage

Why we want to house sit

We relish the thought of immersing ourselves in new cultures. Travel -- meeting new people, seeing new things, trying new foods...is so invigorating! We love the unique opportunity to stay in a house and live, as much as possible, like a

Our experience

In March 2016, we accepted our first job as house/pet sitters from an advertised listing using Nomador (before we joined Trustedhousesitters). We cared for 3 dogs and a large tropical garden in Costa Rica while the owners went on a cruise

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Horses
  • Poultry
  • Livestock
  • Small pets

Availability

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Preferred countries

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

Profile details

Age
Laura 60 and Bob 64
Occupation
retired high school teacher and retired special needs teacher
Travelling
With a partner