Michèle & Gerrit

Animal loving, trustworthy family of 5 on our trip around the world with good experience

Santa Cruz de Tenerife, Spain

Reviews (7)


Michele looked after our home and animals as if they were her own. Months after our experience we are still grateful for the love and attention Michele

Oakey, QLD, Australia · 30 Nov - 28 Dec 2018

So happy with this great family caring for our dog and cats. They were fantastic at caring for them, it was nice coming home to relaxed animals. She send a

Christchurch, New Zealand · 19 Oct - 26 Oct 2018

Michele, Gerrit and their children were perfect house sitters for us during our month away. They are a lovely family who took great care of our house and our

Wellington, New Zealand · 02 Sep - 29 Sep 2018

Michele and her family were fantastic. The house was clean and as we left it. The dogs were happy and well cared for. I highly recommend them for anyone

Adelaide, SA, Australia · 09 Aug - 25 Aug 2018

If you need your house and pets cared for, this lovely family are a fantastic choice. We had Michèle and her wonderful family look after our little 2 bedroom

Barwon Heads, VIC, Australia · 20 Jul - 09 Aug 2018

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Michèle and her family are just great. They are very nice, tidy and great with the pets, even the kids. And Gerrit is technically gifted, too. I would have

House & pet sitting reference · 03 March 2018


We are a happy family of 5 taking a break from our daily lives showing our children the world. We are non smokers and have boths responsible careers back in Germany. Michèle is on maternity leave and Gerrit takes a break from freelancing

Why we want to house sit

We love to dive into new countries, being out of the tourist zone and enjoy the local experience. We all love animals, but because we are travelling at the moment we don't have any at home. We see House Sitting as a good way to experience a

Our experience

One of Michèle's first part-time job as a teenie was looking after a cat while the owner has been away for several days in a row due to her job. Our two elder children went to a Kindergarten with focus on nature and animals. There they had

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Poultry
  • Livestock
  • Small pets


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

Preferred countries

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

Profile details

Michèle 39 and Gerrit 43
Client Service Manager and IT Consultant
With children