Jan

Retired anthropologist looking to pursue new interests

Joshua Tree, CA, US
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Maureen
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Jan and Mario were great! Our dogs lived them. The house was tidy and they left beautiful flowers.

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Ajijic, Mexico · 13 Mar - 31 Mar 2019
Tracy
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We really enjoyed meeting & having Jan house-sit for us. She came a day early so we could show her everything. The next day when she got here we had

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Santa Ana, CA, US · 01 Oct - 03 Oct 2018
Bethany
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Jan was a wonderful pet sitter for us and our small pekingese , Coco. She had good communication with me and kept the house nice and clean. We would

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Mesa, AZ, US · 20 Jun - 24 Jun 2018
wade
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Jan was house/petsitting my big house and 3 dogs + parrot 6 weeks here in Costa Rica. She is very responsible , trustworthy and caring person. Even her

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Atenas, Costa Rica · 07 Dec 2017 - 21 Jan 2018
Michael
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Jan sat for our two babies for a couple of nights, and was great. The dogs were well taken care of, as was the house. We would recommend Jan for a sit.

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Palm Springs, CA, US · 02 Nov - 04 Nov 2017

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Leigh
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Jan is a wonderful housesitter and someone I trust with my 3 cats and dog Maks. She is honest, forthright and keeps the house clean, regularly changes the

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About

About five years ago I retired from my 26 year position as an archaeologist/cultural resources manager with the federal government. I've worked for private contractors and both the Forest Service and the National Park Service. I lived on

Why I want to house sit

I am having a great time pet sitting and getting some mini vacations in Southerm California mostly. My long-term goal is to eventually travel around the world and pet/house sit. Being an anthropologist I have an intense interest in

My experience

I have had cats most of my life and occasionally dogs, fish, birds, a snake, a turtle, pet rats, and chickens. I worked for a veterinarian for a semester while in college many years ago and enjoyed working with the animals. I have fed my

Pet care experience

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  • poultryPoultry
  • birdBirds
  • small petSmall pets

Availability

August 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra
  • Anguilla
  • Antarctica

Profile details

Age
65+
Occupation
Archaeologist/Cultural Resources Manager
Travelling
On my own