Jennifer

Pet Whisperer, Harvard Instructor, & Global Traveler

Palm Harbor, FL, US

Reviews (12)

Rachel

We were very lucky to have Jennifer look after our beloved Ben! I received an update on him everyday which made it a lot easier to leave him, I knew he was

Glasnevin, Ireland · 26 Aug - 22 Sep 2019
Helen & Anna

From the moment Jen arrived we knew that we were lucky to have found such a friendly and thoughtful sitter for our home and shy cat, Calvin. Jen arrived

Tadworth, United Kingdom · 07 Aug - 23 Aug 2019
Shawna

Jennifer was a great caretaker of our pets. You can tell she really loves animals and they loved her. She sent us daily photos and we could tell that

Ottawa, ON, Canada · 18 Jul - 31 Jul 2019
Trish

Jennifer is a fantastic sitter! We highly recommend her and would not hesitate to use her again. Our dog Sooki (who usually plays Little Miss Hard-To-Get)

Sydney, NSW, Australia · 17 Feb - 22 Feb 2019
Sarah

Jennifer was fabulous. She was happy to arrive the might before we left and communicated well over our break. The house was left very clean and tidy and

London, United Kingdom · 27 Aug - 03 Sep 2018

References (3)

Erik

Jen always does an amazing job taking care of my cat. She is attentive and dependable. I also feel like she 'goes the extra mile' to make sure my cat feels

House & pet sitting reference · 23 June 2017

About

I teach writing and public speaking at Harvard University and around the world. My wanderlust keeps me from having my own pets, unfortunately, which is why house sitting is so appealing—it's not just a way to travel, but to care for furry

Why I want to house sit

While I love traveling, but miss having pets of my own. I love caring for animals year-round and making sure they have what they need to feel loved and happy. House sitting also provides an incredible opportunity to understand other

My experience

I've had many pets of my own over 35 years and started pet-sitting locally last year. I've also traveled widely across Europe and Asia, and am familiar with the challenges of being in a new place. I'm a non-smoking, organized, tidy

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish

Availability

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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
50
Occupation
Harvard University Instructor in Writing & Public Speaking
Travelling
On my own