KARLA & James

Retired Professional Couple Ready to Care for Your Pets and Your Home

Geneva, IL, US

Reviews (1)

Steve

Karla and Jim are fabulous people who looked after our boys and the house superbly. They arrived at the time we had agreed which allowed us ample time to go

Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom · 18 Sep - 02 Oct 2019

References (2)

Christa

I’ve known and worked with Karla for over 20 years. She is a warm, energetic, organized and reliable person in all our encounters. She has been a colleague

Character reference · 07 September 2018

About

We are retired empty nesters who love to travel abroad. Both of us have had service-oriented jobs, myself as a horticulturist and educator and Jim as a physicist/administrator with a federal agency. From 2012 and 2016, while still

Why we want to house sit

At this stage of life we are free to go where and when we want. In addition to enjoying animals, we love to explore new areas and return to places we have visited briefly for a more in-depth kind of visit. We prefer home stays to hotel

Our experience

We have taken care of our own home, ours and others pets, and our large garden for about 30 years. I had horses as a child while growing up on a farm west of Chicago, where we raised sheep, pigs, chickens and grain crops. I recently

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Livestock

Availability

November 2019
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Belgium
  • Canada
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Italy

Profile details

Age
KARLA 65+ and James 61
Occupation
Landscape Architect and Physicist
Travelling
With a partner