Allen

Non Smoking, Vegetarian Animal Lover seeking assignments

Dublin, Ireland

Reviews (46)

Samantha

Allen is AWESOME! There's a reason he won the Trusted Housesitter of the year award! He's kind, responsible, clean and sends pics of the animals daily. It

Centennial, CO, US · 08 Nov - 14 Nov 2019
Kitty

Piper, Zuria and Oliver absolutely loved Allen. My son remarked on how calm the dogs seemed while Allen was caring for them. One of my dogs had knee surgery

Fort Collins, CO, US · 22 Oct - 06 Nov 2019
John and Dee

We couldn't have wished for a better house and pet-sitter. Allen looked after our house, poly tunnel and cat "Baby" for six weeks. We had emails and photos

Kealkill, Ireland · 07 Sep - 17 Oct 2019
Trish

Allen came to stay the night before I went away and I could see there was already a bond between him and my dog Harley. I got updated by email most days I

Portraine, Ireland · 11 Aug - 23 Aug 2019
Mary

Allen was our first Pet and House-sitter and we couldn't have had a better person. Our dog and cat connected to Allen straight away. It was easy to leave

Kilcullen, Ireland · 29 Jun - 03 Aug 2019

References (7)

Lisa

Allen was our house sitter on several occasions, with durations of up to a month. He cared for our beloved kitty, tended to our organic gardens, and took

House & pet sitting reference · 26 November 2014

About

I’ve spent my work life in the US, in New Jersey, New York and Colorado and have been an athlete all my life, more specifically running for nearly 50 years. I am now based in Ireland. I have experience house sitting with dogs, cats

Why I want to house sit

I enjoy meeting new people, experiencing various cultures and being a vegetarian for most of my life has given me a keen appreciation and respect for all living things.

My experience

Experience in life, with people and animals. Respect for people's home and an understanding of how important their pets are in their lives. Cared for baby lioness for eight months, saved a mustang, cared for dogs, cats, chickens, ducks

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Reptiles
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock
  • Birds
  • Small pets

Availability

December 2019
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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

  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Andorra
  • Antarctica
  • Antigua And Barbuda
  • Aruba

Profile details

Age
65+
Occupation
Explorer/Writer/Runner
Travelling
On my own