James

Good with All Creatures Great and Small

Napa, CA, US

References (2)

Melanie

I strongly recommend James as a house-sitter and pet-sitter. I have known him for over two years. He has cared for my cat and my house many times in those

House & pet sitting reference · 12 April 2019

About

A little about me and my experience... I am a former software engineer who is now a traveling children's author (Jimothy Newton is my pen name) and teacher. I travel to schools, children's hospitals, and Ronald McDonald Houses around the

Why I want to house sit

I truly adore and connect with all creatures, great and small (thank you, James Herriot). It is my love for animals of all varieties (including anthropoids) and the fact that it helps save on my book tour travel expenses that draws me to

My experience

I have cared for fish, horses, cows, chickens, snakes, birds, and even cats and dogs. I care for your animal children as I would care for my own - like they own and run the place (because let's face it, they do).

Pet care experience

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

Availability

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

Preferred countries

  • Australia
  • China
  • Greece
  • New Zealand
  • Spain
  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Age
56
Occupation
Author/Teacher
Travelling
On my own