Phillip & Amanda

A small family from Alaska to look after your home and animals.

Kenai, AK, US
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Reviews (7)

Karen
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We had many great sounding people respond to our request for a house sitter, but I felt called to choose Phillip and his family. They made the effort to

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Ajijic, Mexico · 07 Apr - 24 Apr 2017
Sheila
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Phil, Amanda, Sophie, and Nate housesat for us for two weeks while we were on vacation. I would highly recommend them. They cared for our house and two

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Vashon, WA, US · 19 Mar - 04 Apr 2017
Holly
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We would enthusiastically recommend the North Family for any house sit opportunity. They were communicative, responsible, and very loving with our pet. We

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Bellingham, WA, US · 22 Sep - 08 Nov 2016
Tracy
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We had a lovely visit with the North family before we departed on our vacation. They are a courteous and attentive group. We knew our home and dog would be

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Vicenza, Italy · 18 Jul - 18 Jul 2016
Sarah
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Phil and Amanda and their kids looked after our very active dog, house and garden for a month and a half over the summer. There was a period of overlap in

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Échenevex, France · 15 Jul - 31 Aug 2016

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Kai
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I highly recommend the Norths as housesitters. They provided excellent care for our house, garden, and pets (dog, cat, and fish) for ten days. Our

House & pet sitting reference · 24 June 2014

About

We are a family of four traveling the world and home schooling our children. We are currently in Ecuador. We are looking for a long or short term house sitting positions for our next adventure. We are comfortable with the range of

Why we want to house sit

We like to get to know a community and culture in more depth than is afforded by short stays. House sitting lets us be part of the community.

Our experience

We own a house in Alaska where we had five sled dogs, five chickens and other animals over the years. Phil worked on a horse farm when he was younger, so we can take care of livestock if given directions. Being home owners and animal

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats
  • reptileReptiles
  • horseHorses
  • fishFish
  • poultryPoultry
  • farm animalLivestock
  • birdBirds
  • small petSmall pets

Availability

June 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Argentina
  • Bolivia
  • Chile
  • Colombia
  • Costa Rica
  • Ecuador

Profile details

Age
Phillip 62 and Amanda 50
Occupation
Ecologist and Librarian
Travelling
With children