Bruce

Retired English Professor, vegetarian non-smoker.

Como, Italy

References (1)

Clodagh

Bruce makes a wonderful friend and a perfect house-sitter. I recommend him most warmly. Some years' ago he house-sat for me at my home in Birmingham. He

Character reference · 18 September 2018

About

Hello, I'm a former English Professor (and continue to write and edit). I'm a non-smoking vegetarian, and enjoy hiking, and playing the bamboo flute. I'm a citizen of Canada and the UK, but I've also lived in the US, Italy, Germany

Why I want to house sit

As I wrote above, I'm new to house-sitting, but I think it's a great way to explore new places in a calmer way, with a 'home' base to provide more continuity while exploring the area. I also like the idea of having pets as company while

My experience

This is the first time I have joined such a website, so I have no experience with this kind of house-sitting as yet. I've done house-sitting for friends in Italy, England and the U.S., and I do have plenty of experience with pets. I also

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish

Availability

September 2019
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October 2019
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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
65+
Occupation
Writer and Editor, former Professor
Travelling
On my own