Irene

Caring Animal Friend

Zürich, Switzerland

Reviews (24)

Joanna

Thank you Iren and Stefan for another perfect house-sit! You love Alfie and Izzy so much and it is wonderful to be able to go away knowing they are in such

Albigny-sur-Saône, France · 20 Oct - 01 Nov 2019
carole

We asked Irene if she would arrive the night before we were due to depart for our holiday and she happily agreed. We therefore had time to explain everything

Évian-les-Bains, France · 17 Sep - 25 Sep 2019
Yasmine

Dear Irene, thank you so very much for taking so good care of our home and our cats. Knowing that you where there with them and looking after our garden and

Hamburg, Germany · 17 Jul - 07 Aug 2019
Claudia

Dear Irene, thank you very much for your second housesitt with our two dogs Charlie and Tiffy and our cat Rambo. To know that you where staying at our home

Zürich, Switzerland · 29 May - 03 Jun 2019
Marina

Irene and Stefan were the best house sitters. Kind, reliable , and organized they did a wonderful job at looking after our cat who was perfectly happy in

Uriage-les-Bains, France · 12 Apr - 28 Apr 2019

References (1)

Sherry

Iren is an highly trustworthy person. She is reliable, taking excellent care of animals and their homes. She is neat and tidy, and very responsible. I

House & pet sitting reference · 01 April 2018

About

I grew up in Switzerland, became a public school teacher. In 1977, I emigrated to Boston, where I got an M.Ed in Creative Arts Therapies, which I practiced and taught for 20 years. I attended art school and opened my own art&fashion studio

Why I want to house sit

Both Stefan and I like to travel but prefer to stay in one place for a while and get to know it. This will give us a chance to spend time with animals whom we genuinely love.

My experience

All my life I have adopted animals, or they have adopted me. I had a rescue dog, Mutschga, for 15 years, when living in Boston. She was my best friend. Stefan also adopted an injured dog from a vet, they were great companions until Boebble

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock
  • Birds
  • Small pets

Availability

December 2019
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Preferred countries

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

Profile details

Age
65+
Occupation
Textile Artist / Teacher
Travelling
On my own