Leigh Ann & Jonathan

Retired US Navy officer couple - responsible, committed, trustworthy

Cape Town, South Africa
9 Reviews

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4 external references

Reviews (9)

Samantha

Leigh Ann was available, communicated well and took great care of my dogs. The dogs gave her a few challenges but she handled it professionally and with

Pāhoa, HI, US · 27 May - 29 May 2019
Ann

Leigh Ann and Jonathan Detwiler are among the most effective problem solvers / house sitters / property managers you’ll ever come across. Trained by the US

Hale Pili, HI, US · 13 Mar 2019 - 12 Jan 2020
Mike & Una

We thoroughly enjoyed having Leigh Ann and Jonathan house sit for us. From the start they maintained excellent communication, which put our mind at ease that

Peckham, United Kingdom · 22 Dec 2018 - 01 Jan 2019
Charlotte

Could not recommend Leigh Ann & Jonathon highly enough! Leigh Ann was communicative and friendly before the sit, and kept in contact while I was away to let

Bristol, United Kingdom · 20 Dec - 24 Dec 2018
Janet

It was a real pleasure to have Leigh Ann and Jonathan sit for our cat, Maisy. They are lovely people who we instantly felt that we could trust absolutely

Shaftesbury, United Kingdom · 07 Dec - 20 Dec 2018

References (4)

Heidi

I have known Leigh Ann and Jonathan for 23 years. They are loyal friends who can be counted on. Leigh Ann is one of the most organized people I know. She

Character reference · 31 December 2017

About

We're a retired US Navy couple and married for 26 years. We've been abroad for over a decade and in March 2018 sold our beautiful home in Hout Bay, South Africa, our cars, motorcycles, tools, and nearly everything else we owned to go where

Why we want to house sit

We want to house sit for a couple of reasons: first, from our personal experience we know the importance of having a trusted sitter in your home. While we were in the Navy there were many times when we were both away from home and needed

Our experience

As of Feb 2020, we've been house sitting almost full time for about 18 months through Trusted House Sitters and another house sitting platform and we love what we are doing. Our experience is varied from short term sits of a few days to a

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Poultry
  • Livestock

Availability

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

Preferred countries

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

Profile details

Age
Leigh Ann 50 and Jonathan 56
Occupation
US Navy Lieutenant Commander and US Navy Senior Chief Petty Officer
Travelling
With a partner