Richard & Ulrike (riki)

Retired hiking cat-lovers.

Volcano, HI, US

Reviews (2)

Mary

We were so happy to have Richard and Riki watch our 2 Ragdoll cats. They are a wonderful couple who really care about pet sitting. They kept in touch with us

Banner Elk, NC, US · 16 Mar - 31 Mar 2018
Ellen

I can't rate Rick and Riki highly enough! They are warm and lovely people who bonded with Hudson immediately - he was attached to them before i even left

El Granada, CA, US · 08 Nov - 18 Nov 2017

References (1)

K

I've known Rick Newkold for 20+ years. My husband & I have travelled with Rick & his wife on many occasions. In addition, they have stayed at our house for

Character reference · 21 June 2017

About

We're married over 37 years, no children. Always had 2 to 3 cats in our home until 2 years ago when we started traveling nearly full-time. Our last cats made it to 15 and 17 years old even though they were indoor/outdoor cats. We love

Why we want to house sit

We love to travel and hope to get to know the neighborhood, local history, try the local foods and generally be well-behaved tourists while caring for someone's home and pets. Since we decided it wasn't fair to our own cats that we travel

Our experience

We retired from Silicon Valley some time ago and have house and pet sat for friends and family over the years. We LOVE cats! We travel nearly full-time and like to spend a decent amount of time exploring a new location. We're up for most

Pet care experience

  • Cats
  • Fish

Availability

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Preferred countries

  • Canada
  • United States

Profile details

Age
Richard 61 and Ulrike (riki) 60
Occupation
Construction and Software Consultant
Travelling
With a partner