Phillip & Amanda

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

Kenai, AK, US
7 Reviews10 References

Reviews (7)

Karen

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

Ajijic, Mexico · 07 Apr - 24 Apr 2017
Sheila

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

Vashon, WA, US · 19 Mar - 04 Apr 2017
Holly

We would enthusiastically recommend the North Family for any house sit opportunity. They were communicative, responsible, and very loving with our pet. We

Bellingham, WA, US · 22 Sep - 08 Nov 2016
Tracy

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

Vicenza, Italy · 18 Jul - 18 Jul 2016
Sarah

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

Échenevex, France · 15 Jul - 31 Aug 2016

References (10)

Kai

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

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

Availability

October 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