Jacob

40-year old, full-time international house sitter since September 2017, with experience in

Los Angeles, CA, US

Reviews (4)

Stefanie

My house was cleaner than when I left it!! Coco really seemed to enjoy her sit. Thank you for being a great and reliable sitter!!

Washington, D.C., Washington, D.C., US · 22 Jan - 29 Jan 2019
Hannah

Jake was a fantastic sitter and it was an absolute pleasure to have him look after our house and various pets.He nurtured our chicks and chickens as if they

Oleiros, Portugal · 04 Nov - 28 Nov 2018
Sherry

Jake was great right from the beginning with his communication. We did a SKYPE interview and knew he would be a good fit with our three active dogs! He came

Berlin, Germany · 20 Sep - 08 Oct 2018
Sue

Jake was the ideal house sitter. He was very tidy, a great cook - I came home to a lovely meal and above all he looked after Ben my 12 year old Jack Russell

London, United Kingdom · 10 Jul - 20 Jul 2018

References (7)

Josh

We ​had​ ​Jake​ ​watch​ ​our​ ​lab,​ ​Lucy,​ ​while​ ​we​ ​were​ ​out​ ​of​ ​the​ ​country​ ​on​ ​vacation.​ ​We​ ​couldn't​ ​have​ ​found​ ​a better​

House & pet sitting reference · 23 May 2018

About

I grew up in the various parts of the Midwest of the U.S. with dogs, cats, fish, and various little furry creatures. I've traveled cross country by bicycle (Chicago to Minneapolis to Los Angeles) and had more than a few road-trips across

Why I want to house sit

Housesitting has brought me to places I never imagined myself going to, given me experiences I never thought I would have, and introduced me to people that I now call friends. And there is so much more of the world to see, journeys to have

My experience

I've been housesitting full-time since September of 2017, and absolutely love it. In the U.S. it's brought me coast-to-coast and many points in between. Internationally, it's brought me to Belize, and currently, I am in the UK through the

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock
  • Small pets

Availability

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Preferred countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra

Profile details

Age
41
Occupation
Project Manager
Travelling
On my own