Barbara

Vital, healthy, travel loving, animal loving, owner of Westies, mother of one exceptional

Tucson, AZ, US

References (3)

Gloria

I have left my 2 west highland terries with Barbara 2-3 times per month over a 2 year period & I must say she is wonderful. One of my dogs needed 2 shots

House & pet sitting reference · 25 August 2016

About

I am a recent widow of a United Airlines employee so I can fly free wherever they fly (which is why I limit my destinations, somewhat). Still have the travel bug and an unlimited quest for new experiences. I very much enjoy history and like

Why I want to house sit

I am anxious to be able to get to know new places more intimately than a short B+B stay can offer - and jump at the chance to travel more for less money. Being in one place and having the time to explore one area in depth is very appealing

My experience

As the asst. director of a breed rescue group for five years, I fostered over 100 dogs and found appropriate homes for them. I've looked after a number of vacant homes for friends but have more time living in with children when their

Pet care experience

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

Availability

October 2019
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November 2019
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Aland Islands
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Angola
  • Antarctica

Profile details

Age
65+
Occupation
Former Geologist/Docent/Naturalist and Dog Rescue Group asst. director. (And mother - my best job ever)
Travelling
On my own