Marlise

Active Retired Teacher and Business Owner

Auckland, New Zealand

Reviews (8)

Gretl

Marlise was brilliant! She was our first house sitter and we couldn’t have hoped for a better experience. We found her to be easy, friendly and very

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Kórinthos, Greece · 01 Nov 2018 - 10 Jan 2019
Linda
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We were very happy with Marlise. George and Hamish took to her straight away and even when we returned from our break George decided to sit with Marlise

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Littlehampton, United Kingdom · 26 Oct - 30 Oct 2018
Kim
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Marlise was the most fortuitous find! She was punctual arriving so I could introduce her to my home and pets, and as soon as I left, sent photo's of both my

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London, United Kingdom · 18 Sep - 11 Oct 2018
Elizabeth
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From the moment that Coco and Karoo met Marlise, they accepted her and were very relaxed. 3 weeks is a long time and from the photos sent, it was obvious

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London, United Kingdom · 21 Aug - 17 Sep 2018
Mark
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Marlise was absolutely 10 out of 10. She looked after our house and 3 dogs to a very high standard!! The dogs miss her already!!! Marlise was in contact with

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Grantham, United Kingdom · 22 Jul - 17 Aug 2018

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Susan
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Marlise is known to me as a very talented woman, whose experience as a teacher and business owner has equipped her with all the problem solving skills

Character reference · 04 January 2018

About

I am a recently retired, teacher, business owner, and amateur photographer. Currently I am travelling world either housesitting or volunteering. In 2018 I completed housesits in Vietnam, New Zealand and England and have loved every single

Why I want to house sit

I want to experience slow travel in new places through house-sitting opportunities. This will allow me to live in local communities and gain a better understanding of different cultures and ways of being. Animals are very important to me

My experience

I love animals and have been a pet owner for most of my life. My pets have included large dogs (Great Danes and a Doberman), cats, kangaroos (I lived in Australia as a child), rabbits, chickens, a chincilla, fish and birds (a fabulous

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats
  • fishFish
  • birdBirds
  • small petSmall pets

Availability

July 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra

Profile details

Age
63
Occupation
Teacher
Travelling
On my own