John

John is recently retired, extremely reliable and accountable with a love of animals and a

Boise, ID, US

Reviews (7)

Emily

John took great care of our home and dogs while we were gone! He sent frequent updates, was very tidy and took the dogs on great outings. Highly recommended

Phoenix, AZ, US · 27 Jul - 30 Jul 2018
Jim and Patti

Our first phone call with John was so positive that we didn't need to look for any other sitters. We felt comfortable with him that we didn't even need to

Goodyear, AZ, US · 21 Apr - 05 May 2018
Nicola

John and Debra were fantastic with communicating prior to our sit and extremely flexible and professional due to changing circumstances beyond our control

Fountain Hills, AZ, US · 07 Jan - 21 Jan 2018
Maria

John was a great sitter! Polite, courteous, clean - went out of his way for me and my dog. Left the house in great shape and asked permission before

Chandler, AZ, US · 01 May - 04 May 2017
Maria

John was wonderful with Sydney! Very clean, respectful and sent me updates on a regular basis. Left the room super clean when he left. I highly recommend

Chandler, AZ, US · 28 Apr - 30 Apr 2017

References (2)

Ruth

John is dependable, conscientious, and trustworthy. He is hardworking and pays attention to details. John is reliable and experienced with both large and

Character reference · 11 October 2017

About

Allow me to introduce myself. I am John Thornton and I am very enthusiastic about the opportunity and privilege to work as a trusted house sitter. I have previously had five house sits, all earning a 5+ star rating. I am at a stage in my

Why I want to house sit

I am at a stage in my life where I am recently retired and have a strong belief that retired persons have a responsibility, commensurate with health, abilities, and other obligations, to undertake some form of service to others. I am in

My experience

A large portion of the information provided in the preceding, “Introduction” section is the basis of my relevant experience. For my entire life, I have been fortunate growing up with a large variety of pets and farm animals. I have

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Reptiles
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock
  • Birds
  • Small pets

Availability

October 2019
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November 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
65+
Occupation
Retired
Travelling
On my own