Barbara & Kevin

Caring for awesome animals + experiencing new cultures = wonderful life!

Ames, IA, US

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Tierny

Barbara loves watching dogs. She is caring and super compassionate, she loves taking dogs on walks and lounging around with them afterwards. Whenever I go on

Character reference · 19 September 2018

About

I, Barbara, am an Interior Designer, Yogi, animal aficionado (dogs and our chocolate lab, Will, are at the top), avid reader, artist, past broadcast journalist, water and travel enthusiast. We are the parents of 3 grown and wonderful

Why we want to house sit

We love to experience new cultures and places! While owning an Interior Design business allows for a more flexible schedule, Kevin, being a Farmer has some travel time limitations with planting and harvest. Kevin therefore may only

Our experience

Raising our children near a working farm, we’ve raised and cared for everything from house pets (dogs, cats and even a rat named Eddy!) to calves and market heifers, steers, hogs, and a bunny. There have always been 4-legged family members

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Livestock
  • Small pets

Availability

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

Preferred countries

  • American Samoa
  • Argentina
  • Belgium
  • Chile
  • Cook Islands
  • East Timor

Profile details

Age
Barbara 54 and Kevin 55
Occupation
Interior Designer and Farmer
Travelling
With a partner