Melissa & William

Responsible academics hoping to spend the summer near family

Doha, Qatar

About

We are a married couple working as English literature professors at Qatar University, who enjoy spending our summers in the Pacific Northwest near family. We love the Portland, OR area for its beautiful neighborhoods, lovely people, and

Why we want to house sit

When we stay somewhere more than a week, we love to be able to have the local experience of living in a neighborhood and exploring all the special local places and parks. It's also nice to think that we could have a mutually beneficial

Our experience

We have both taken care of properties and pets in the past, although our current situation necessitates living in a property not our own (although we take pride in improving it nevertheless!). Last summer we spent 5 weeks house sitting and

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Horses
  • Fish

Availability

November 2020
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December 2020
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • United States

Profile details

Age
Melissa 42 and William 46
Occupation
Professor of English Literature and Professor of Shakespeare
Travelling
With a partner