Karen

Retired animal lover without a pet

Versailles, France
4 Reviews

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Reviews (4)

Kate

Karen is an absolutely lovely lady. She was very attentive and wanted to have as much detail as possible about the horses and Buddy. I felt very confident

Tours, France · 08 Dec - 13 Dec 2019
Kayo

Karen was lovely to speak with prior to us booking her. Tho she is older, she had done agility work with her Shepherd(RIP) and just very active with her

Walnut Creek, CA, US · 23 Jan - 30 Jan 2019
Ken

Karen took excellent care of our miniature dachshund puppy and our apartment when we went on a five day trip over Christmas. We didn't have to worry about a

Manhattan, NY, US · 10 Jan - 14 Jan 2019
Ruth

Karen was an excellent sitter who communicated well throughout and as an experienced traveller was well organised and efficient. Hunter the dog took to her

Buckfastleigh, United Kingdom · 10 Dec - 15 Dec 2018

References (1)

Tim

I have known Karen for 27 years, 6 of which were when she worked at a senior level within a unit of which I was the head. She is intelligent, thoroughly

Employment reference · 05 August 2016

About

I am an American living in France. I retired early after 30 years with the International Energy Agency, an international organization based in Paris. I continue to travel a lot, spending 3 months a year on my friend’s boat, which makes

Why I want to house sit

In August 2015 my German Shepard Sandy passed away at the ripe old age of 14. I was devastated. Since I travel a lot, it didn't seem practical to get another pet, but I am definitely going through pet-withdrawal.

My experience

I have had poodles and a German Shepard so am used to both small and large dogs. I have also had cats, horses, a snake and a fish aquarium. My daughter had a ferret. I am proficient at giving both pills and shots to dogs and have

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Reptiles
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Small pets

Availability

July 2020
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Profile details

Age
62
Occupation
Retired Head of Energy Balances, Prices and Emissions at International Energy Agency