Marianne

Dutch, but living in France, translator working from home, always there to cuddle your

Alès, France

Reviews (13)

Anna

Marianne was the perfect pet/house sitter. My cats took to her immediately and one of them didn’t come home much for a previous sitter so I was worried. Inga

Oban, United Kingdom · 28 Oct - 25 Nov 2019
Margaret

It was great having Marianne stay again. She is calm and trustworthy and took such wonderful care of our elderly cat and of our living space. We were able to

Nîmes, France · 14 Aug - 18 Aug 2019
Margaret

We were so happy to have Marianne stay with our elderly cat. She was easy to communicate with, reliable and relaxed at the same time. She came early so we

Nîmes, France · 23 May - 26 May 2019
Emily

We were very happy with Marianne, who spent a week with our two cats and did a good job looking after them and our apartment.

Leymen, France · 02 Mar - 10 Mar 2019
Michael

Marianne took good care of our pets and our home while we were away, and she was pleasant and friendly to chat with during the brief time before and after

Biervliet, Netherlands · 22 Feb - 26 Feb 2019

References (4)

Marjorie

Marianne Knijff is a kind and warm hearted woman. She stayed often in my house of which she took care during my visits abroad as well as for my cats and

House & pet sitting reference · 23 October 2014

About

I am a Dutch woman who left her country to move to the south of France. I am a translator and subtitler, i.e. can take my work everywhere. I love dancing Argentinian tango, writing, playing my guitar and sports.

Why I want to house sit

I started housesitting because it was a great way for me to go back to the Netherlands for some time, whilst living in a real house (as apposed to a hotel) with the company of pets. And since I love travelling and exploring new places

My experience

I have been housesitting quite a bit the last couple of years. First at friends properties, then with TrustedHousesitters (the Netherlands, the UK, France and Italy). I like to explore the area where I housesit and that is such a rich

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Poultry
  • Livestock

Availability

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January 2020
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  • 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

Age
53
Occupation
Independant translator and subtitler