Catarina

International animal-loving family looking for summer housesits

Lisbon, Portugal

Reviews (1)

Christine

Catarina, accompanied by her two lovely boys stayed at my house for 8 days and took care of my elderly cat Alfie while I was away. We met before I left for

Stockport, United Kingdom · 03 Jul - 11 Jul 2019

References (3)

Ana

I've known Catarina for many years and she is a very reliable and responsible person. She did house and pet sitting for me for a month when I had 6 dogs and

House & pet sitting reference · 19 May 2019

About

I'm a freelance writer and translator and my husband is a journalist (he may or may not be able to join the family on the housesits, depending on work commitments). We have two boys aged 12 and 9 who love to travel and experience new

Why I want to house sit

We love to travel, but also enjoy the comforts of a home so we can truly experience local cultures beyond just visiting the tourist sights. We like to combine our love of travel and new cultures with meeting new pets as it's a reminder of

My experience

We have experience as housesitters for our friends and acquaintances, including for some friends who own a small farm with several dogs and cats. It is great fun to get to know the personality and routines of the different animals and

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Poultry
  • Small pets

Availability

January 2020
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Preferred countries

  • Albania
  • Andorra
  • Austria
  • Belarus
  • Belgium
  • Croatia

Profile details

Age
46
Occupation
Writer and Translator