Lydia & Matt & Lydia

Married U.S. Animal Lovers on a Pre-Kids Sabbatical =)

Chicago, IL, US

Reviews (5)

Sarah and Colby

Lydia and Matt were so wonderful! Right from the start, their attention to detail and tender loving care of our boys was amazing! We had the good fortune to

Marsure, Italy · 10 Oct - 14 Oct 2019

Lydia e Matt have been rally a super coupé, the tool Greta care of our bovaro Baloo and we rally hope to have the soon backup!

Florence, Italy · 23 Sep - 28 Sep 2019

Matt and Lydia are a lovely and very responsible couple. Since our first video conference we felt their good vibes, they heard very carefully all the details

Amsterdam, Netherlands · 04 Sep - 10 Sep 2019

It's a complete pleasure to write this review! Lydia and Matt are a highly reliable and thoroughly organized couple who put taking care of our three pets and

Ripatransone, Italy · 29 Jul - 13 Aug 2019
Adam & Christina

Buffy was very lucky to hang out with Lydia and Matt this past week. While I was out of town, the three of them went on long walks (and runs!) around the

Milan, Italy · 23 Jul - 29 Jul 2019

References (5)

Stephanie Y

We’ve known Matt and Lydia since 2014, when Lydia started nannying for our 4 month old son. We became good friends with them over the years and know them

House & pet sitting reference · 07 June 2019


My better half and I recently left Chicago (both originally from small towns in Indiana) where we lived the typical American Dream. By “typical,” I am of course referring to the nightmare that includes 6-figure student loan debt and

Why we want to house sit

Well, to be honest, my wife said I couldn't get a dog until I buy her a car so this is kind of a loophole in her system! =) More seriously, we truly do care for animals and have personally donated our time and money over the years for a

Our experience

Ironically, as I write this portion, I'm looking over a family-friend's farm as well as their pets for 2 weeks. =) In slightly more detail, my wife and I both have significant experience in this area as we very quickly became the

Pet care experience

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


January 2020
February 2020
  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra
  • Australia
  • Austria

Profile details

Lydia & Matt 33 and Lydia 29
Consultant and Sales Manager
With a partner