Melissa & Brunilda

Recently retired nurse and writer. We'll care for your home and pets as if they were our

Porto, Portugal

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Melissa is a wonderful choice for your house and pet sitting needs. In addition to being responsible and attentive, she loves animals and cares for others'

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About

We have recently retired from the U.S. to Portugal -- Bruni was a public health nurse, and Melissa was a freelance writer. Travel and dog ownership have been steady presences in our lives. When we met, Melissa had a very regal Border Collie

Why we want to house sit

We love to travel and explore new places--and we miss having a pet. Our nutty, fun, playful, mischievous labradoodle, Cosmo, died last year. As house- and pet-sitters, we hope to gain a deeper sense of the places we visit, and to share time

Our experience

Melissa grew up with animals, and cared for family dogs, as well as a cat and a rabbit, since childhood. In high school, I volunteered at a small local zoo, and got a little bit of experience with raccoons, groundhogs, bears and bison (at a

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Small pets

Availability

May 2021
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June 2021
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Portugal
  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Age
Melissa 56 and Brunilda 62
Occupation
Writer and Public Health Nurse
Travelling
With a partner