Irene

Caring Animal Friend

Zürich, Switzerland
35 Reviews

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Reviews (35)

Jen

We were delighted that Irene and Stefan could look after Penny, as it was last minute and they were incredibly flexible, changing their personal calendar to

Lausanne, Switzerland · 17 Sep - 24 Sep 2021
Esther

For 15 days Iren and Stefan looked after our two Bengal cats, Lucky and Leon. One could tell immediately, that both are experienced and competent in taking

Morbio Inferiore, Switzerland · 01 Sep - 15 Sep 2021
Paola

Irene was the best pet-sitter ever. She came one day before we left, since the house is quite big and we have a lot of pets, and learned and asked about

Vuadens, Switzerland · 10 Jul - 28 Jul 2021
Steve

Iren and Stefan were excellent kitty-sitters and wonderful house guests! They sent pics and videos of our sweet Mishu and Tex during their stay (so we

Remigen, Switzerland · 21 Jun - 27 Jun 2021
Stefania

Irene and Stefan came to visit us few days before our flight. That was very important for us to get to know them, and for them to see the house, the

Rüschlikon, Switzerland · 27 May - 06 Jun 2021

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

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Preferred countries

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

Profile details

Age
65+
Occupation
Textile Artist / Teacher