Kate & David

We give TLC to your place and critters!

Todos Santos, Mexico
12 Reviews

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Reviews (12)


Kate and Dave housesat for me for a 2-month period. A lot to ask, but they were willing. My two pups were well cared for and so was my house and garden. They

Carlsbad, CA, US · 11 Dec 2019 - 03 Feb 2020

Kate took wonderful care of my kitties and home. She was communicative, sent updates on the household goings on. I came home to happy cats and a clean and

San Francisco, CA, US · 28 Nov - 30 Nov 2019

It was a pleasure to have Kate and Dave take care of our home and kitties. They sent pictures and kept us updated with their stay. We had a family

Pukalani, HI, US · 02 Oct - 01 Nov 2019

Kate and Dave were the best! They lavished love on our dog and gave her lots of walks and outdoor playtime. They took care of the house, and it was shiny

Naalehu, HI, US · 04 Jun - 03 Oct 2019
Toby and Michael

It was such a delight to meet Kate and Dave. They took such good care of Jasper, and communicated with us everyday. They sent pictures,and went for long

Walnut Creek, CA, US · 05 Feb - 12 Feb 2019

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Hello, Kate and David did an outstanding job with both watching my home and my pet. My dog Lola was taken for daily walks and was enthralled with both

House & pet sitting reference · 22 April 2014


Kate is a writer, book editor, and a former university professor, and Dave is a retired business development guy and a photographer. We are relishing the nomadic, animal-loving life that housesitting and the internet make possible. We have

Why we want to house sit

In 2013, we decided to leave our hometown of Santa Cruz, California, and live a traveling life. We enjoy staying in homes versus hotels in order to have a more authentic, intimate experience with local communities. We also love to take care

Our experience

We have taken care of many pets and homes through this site and another housesitting website, as well as via referrals. Animals we've enjoyed spending time with include large and small dogs, cats with all kinds of personalities, rabbits

Pet care experience

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


October 2020
November 2020
  • 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

Kate 57 and David 62
writer, writing coach
With a partner