Catherine

Non-profit consultant looking to explore new parts of the world with animals for

Johannesburg, South Africa

Reviews (3)

Mhairi

We were delighted to have you look after the dogs and stay in our home - they clearly took a shine to you the moment they met you (sorry about Harper's

Blackheath, United Kingdom · 30 Aug - 04 Sep 2019
Joanna

A fantastic sitter! Catherine as a solo traveller was not what we usually entertain as our pair of terriers can be competitive. However from the moment she

Great Missenden, United Kingdom · 11 Aug - 14 Aug 2019
Hano

thank you Catherine for taking excellent care of our dogs and home. Chappies and Milo will sure miss you!!! Excellent sitter! Highly recommended!

Paarl, South Africa · 15 Jun - 06 Jul 2019

References (1)

Frances

I have known Catherine for 26 years and she has been a trusted, close friend all that time. I can wholeheartedly say that Catherine is an animal lover

Character reference · 11 March 2019

About

I am a human rights archivist and civil society consultant from South Africa. I love travelling, both to big, complex cities - Berlin, Budapest, Mexico City, and my home town, Johannesburg, being some of my favourites - and to wide open

Why I want to house sit

Having travelled for work for many years, I have definitely tired of impersonal hotels and conference centres. Some of my best trips have been when I have found a way to stay a little off the tourist track, often in neighbourhoods

My experience

I have looked after other people's places and pets, both in formal and informal arrangements, on and off for over 20 years (since I was an undergraduate student). My entire family is crazy about dogs, so I grew up with caring for dogs

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Small pets

Availability

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Preferred countries

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

Profile details

Age
44
Occupation
Human rights archivist and civil society consultant
Travelling
On my own