Colleen

Colleen

Rotterdam, Netherlands
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Heather
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Colleen was the answer to our prayers! At very short notice she took on our house-sit for the time we needed. She was otherwise committed until the very day

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Whangarei, New Zealand · 14 Jan - 05 Feb 2017
Karen
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Wonderful we would highly recommend Colleen as a pet sitter. She was able to assist at short notice and was so good with Bennie. We would not hesitate to

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Auckland, New Zealand · 23 Dec 2016 - 01 Jan 2017

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TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN REFERENCE FOR COLLEEN January

House & pet sitting reference · 06 January 2016

About

I’m the granddaughter of Norwegian immigrants, and originally from Minnesota in the American Midwest. I’ve also lived in the Netherlands for many years, as well as in Finland and Sweden (as a high school exchange student) and West Africa

Why I want to house sit

In a nutshell, house-sitting allows me to experience life in other countries and cultures in a uniquely local way. When taking care of animals is involved, it allows me to combine this with another lifelong love, and to do this in an

My experience

I have experienced house- and animal-sitting in a variety of settings, from an elegant townhouse in a vibrant city center to a remote and rustic cabin in the woods. Some of the house-sitting I have done has involved outdoor jobs, and I

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats
  • reptileReptiles
  • fishFish
  • poultryPoultry
  • farm animalLivestock
  • birdBirds
  • small petSmall pets

Availability

July 2019
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August 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Aland Islands
  • Belgium
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Iceland
  • Ireland

Profile details

Age
62
Occupation
translator, copy editor, and transcriptionist
Travelling
On my own