Maria

Writer & Pet Whisperer: patient and responsible

Oakland, CA, US
10 Reviews

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4 external references

Reviews (10)

Julie

Maria watched our house & pets while we were away for an extended weekend & we could not have been happier. She was super responsive at all points -- in

Oakland, CA, US · 14 Feb - 18 Feb 2020
Ann & Steve

Maria was wonderful! We would be soooo happy to have her sit for our house and our dog again! She is very smart, calm and competent. She kept us fully

Berkeley, CA, US · 29 Jan - 07 Feb 2020
Susan

Maria took great care of my cat and garden. She was quick to respond to communication, friendly, organized, self -sufficient and became friends with my cat

Santa Rosa, CA, US · 22 Jul - 28 Jul 2019
Jill

Maria is a star! She took amazing care of our labradoodle . . gave her lots of love, took her for many walks, including hikes in the hills, and sent us

Oakland, CA, US · 06 Jul - 14 Jul 2019
Pia

Maria gets 5 stars all around. She was highly responsive when we first connected and came early to our house to check out the pets (and general house care

Oakland, CA, US · 27 Jun - 06 Jul 2019

References (4)

Jack Podell

Maria has stayed at my home on numerous occasions. She cared for indoor plants, maintained outdoor bird feeders and plants and left the place neat with clean

House & pet sitting reference · 18 February 2019

About

Hello! My name is Maria, and I'm a writer. My idea of a good time is curling up with a good book and a furry friend (I've also had great cuddles with chickens, rabbits, guinea pigs, mice, and an iguana.) For the next couple of years

Why I want to house sit

One of my superpowers is caring for pets, especially shy and/or spirited animals! I'm an animal lover that no longer has any pets at home but misses living with them. Trusted House Sitters has been wonderful for me! I've met wonderful

My experience

I started caring for my neighbor's pet (a rat) when I was nine-years-old and since then have cared for many unique and wonderful pets including a blind iguana, goldfish, turtles, ducks, rabbits, hundred-pound pit bulls and German shepherds

Pet care experience

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

Availability

October 2020
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Canada
  • United States

Profile details

Age
55
Occupation
Writer