Margaret

An adventurous retiree

Claremont, CA, US

Reviews (6)

Jenny

Margaret (Peggy) was an excellent pet sitter. We came home to a very happy dog and clean home. She also made use dinner on our return which was delicious

Genève, Switzerland · 19 Dec 2018 - 09 Jan 2019
Elizabeth

This was a match made in heaven. Margaret adored my dogs and they adored her. Not only was the house spotless on my return she had been busy in the garden

Winchcombe, United Kingdom · 01 Sep - 30 Sep 2018
Christina

We have been so lucky with all our house sitters so far and Peggy didn't disappoint! Peggy arrived a couple of days before we went on holiday to settle in

Baldock, United Kingdom · 12 Aug - 28 Aug 2018
Ruth

Ozzy fell in love with Peggy at first sight. I've not seen him with anyone on meeting quite as waggy and excited as he was when she walked in the house. I

Brentwood, United Kingdom · 26 Jul - 09 Aug 2018
Rosemary

Margaret (Peggy) is the perfect housesitter! She is responsible, kind, active & friendly. Also, she keeps in communication with you while you are away

Ipswich, United Kingdom · 21 May - 07 Jun 2018

References (3)

M

Margaret has cared for my dog for a year now, and she is phenomenal! She is punctual, reliable, and incredibly good with my pit bull. She is the only person

House & pet sitting reference · 24 July 2017

About

I am a former elementary/middle school teacher who moved into the university to prepare teachers for public schools. I have always had animals in my home and often cared for others. I have two grown children and three grandchildren. I

Why I want to house sit

I am giving my home over to my daughter and her family for the upcoming year. She and her partner have unpaid graduate school internships to do for that time period. Even though I have been supporting them and their three kids this year

My experience

I have owned my own home for decades as I have moved around the western United States. Currently, I live in a suburban setting with a very productive garden of vegetables, fruit trees, and a pond with koi-- and flowers, of course. :) I

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish

Availability

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Preferred countries

  • Australia
  • Canada
  • Netherlands
  • New Zealand
  • Switzerland
  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Age
65+
Occupation
A teacher and a university administrator
Travelling
On my own