Mel & Peter

Responsible, professional couple with plenty of pet-care experience

Denver, CO, US

Reviews (16)

Susan

Mel and Peter did a fantastic job taking care of my home and my three cats. They were proactive about keeping in touch before the sit started and arrived the

Chicago Loop, IL, US · 01 Jun - 10 Jun 2019
Deborah

My cat adored Peter and Mel! I know she misses them. Peter brushed her several times a day and both had meaningful conversations with her. They left my

Asheville, NC, US · 14 Apr - 16 May 2019
Michelle

Mel and Peter were absolutely delightful! And amazing at taking care of the cats when one was having stomach issues. Mel monitored closely, mashed up food

Chicago, IL, US · 25 Mar - 31 Mar 2019
Morgan

From the first connection with Mel & Peter we could not be happier. This was our first Trusted House sitters experience, and we could not have had a better

Lafayette, LA, US · 09 Feb - 16 Feb 2019
Heather

Mel and Peter were awesome housesitters, and I hope they will be able to come back in the future. They took very good care of my 3 cats, with their

Lakeland, FL, US · 29 Dec 2018 - 20 Jan 2019

References (4)

Elaine

I have known Mel for more than 25 years. She loves animals, is extremely neat, mature and responsible. She does not smoke and will abide by any rules

Employment reference · 22 February 2016

About

We are a friendly, well-traveled 40-something couple who are on the lookout for new experiences and places to visit. Melissa (who goes by Mel) is a professional massage therapist (also trained in canine massage) who has had a range of

Why we want to house sit

Both of us are seasoned travelers, having been to more than 50 countries (and all seven continents) between the two of us. However, the days of jumping from one “fabulous” location to another no longer appeals to us. We are looking for

Our experience

We have owned and cared for a large menagerie of pets and livestock in our lives. The list includes dogs, cats, rabbits, chickens, fish, birds, hamsters, guinea pigs and penguins (OK, not really penguins, but we’ve seen thousands of them in

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry

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

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

Profile details

Age
Mel 49 and Peter 47
Occupation
Planning-Logistics and Freelance Writer
Travelling
With a partner