Joanne

Professional, trustworthy, independent woman. Loves animals. Non-smoking. Able to travel.

Norwich, United Kingdom

Reviews (9)

Beth

Jo is an excellent sitter, and the cats were so relaxed and happy when we returned. We would absolutely love to have her sit for us again! Thank you so much

Barcelona, Spain · 17 Aug - 28 Aug 2019
Greca

Joanne is a fantastic cat and house sitter! She was extremely kind and loving towards Ziggy, which was the main thing we wanted; but also very good

Marseillan, France · 28 Jul - 17 Aug 2019
Mary

Jo was a great cat sitter...she bonded with Yogi and BooBoo very quickly and took excellent care of them and the apartment. She sent me updates regularly on

Paris, France · 15 Jul - 26 Jul 2019
Michael

Joanne looked after Scruffy Bear & Daenerys for almost 8 weeks, the longest time I have left my fur babies, and was absolutely fantastic from the minute she

Rethymno, Greece · 08 Feb - 04 Apr 2019
Suzanne

Jo was great. She and our dog Oscar ( & cat Lucy!) bonded very quickly and she took great care of them despite the added challenges of an unusually hot

Espoo, Finland · 31 Jul - 13 Sep 2018

References (4)

Sarah

Joanne is a lovely, reliable person who will look after a house and contents well. She was my tenant for year, often alone in our house while I was away and

Landlord reference · 05 January 2017

About

Hello! I'm Jo, a professional travel writer and proofreader who has spent the last four years travelling slowly around Europe while running my business. Because I'm location independent with an online business, I have the flexibility to

Why I want to house sit

One of the things I miss most of all as a full-time traveller and animal lover is being able to have pets. While I have mostly rented Airbnb properties on my own, when I have taken accommodation with the owner I seem to gravitate towards

My experience

I've been a pet owner from a very young age, growing up with cats and rabbits, while my first ever job was at a boarding kennels and cattery. Here I used to run to work every weekend to clean out kennels and catteries, comfort and play with

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Small pets

Availability

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Preferred countries

  • Albania
  • Andorra
  • Austria
  • Belarus
  • Belgium
  • Bosnia And Herzegovina

Profile details

Age
44
Occupation
Freelance writer & proofreader (The Wandering Wordsmith), travel blogger (The Road to Wanderland)
Travelling
On my own