Jens & Birgit

German couple, 50 and 52, travelers, animal lovers, vegan, open minded and proud parents

Goch, Germany
2 Reviews

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4 external references

Reviews (2)

Frances

I found Jens and Birgit to be very caring people who had the best interests of my pets at heart. At the time of their sit I had taken in a stray dog and they

Heraklion Airport Terminal, Greece · 10 Aug - 28 Aug 2020
Simon

Jens and Birgit were the perfect housesitters in difficult circumstances. They took on our household and three resident cats (“the Gang”) from other

Pitsídia, Greece · 01 Feb - 23 Apr 2020

References (4)

Siobhan and Sandra

Jens and Birgit stayed with us on 2 occasions, a total of 3 weeks, through the HelpX program i.e. in exchange for accommodation and meals they worked on our

House & pet sitting reference · 26 September 2019

About

Hello and welcome to our page, thank you for having a look. We are Jens and Birgit. We grew up in East Germany before the wall came down. Birgit was active as an occupational therapist and earlier as a farm hand, while Jens was a salesman

Why we want to house sit

During our stay in Australia we mostly worked for food and shelter with the help of the platform "HelpX“. HelpX is a cultural exchange for travelers who like the opportunity to stay with local people and gain practical experience

Our experience

In Germany we have a house nearby Dresden and therefore know how to look after a house and property. Over the years we have had a lot of pets in our own house, like birds, guinea pigs, goats and multiple cats. Our last cat Maxi is now 16

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Birds

Availability

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

Preferred countries

  • Antarctica
  • Bouvet Island
  • French Southern Territories
  • Heard Island And Mcdonald Islands
  • Ireland
  • South Georgia And The South Sandwich Islands

Profile details

Age
Jens 53 and Birgit 51
Occupation
Salesman and Occupational therapist
Travelling
With a partner