Catherine

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

Johannesburg, South Africa
3 Reviews

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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

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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

  • Albania
  • Austria
  • Belarus
  • Bhutan
  • Brunei
  • Bulgaria

Profile details

Age
45
Occupation
Human rights archivist and civil society consultant