Terri

Responsible, experienced mature gardener/animal lover (especially cats)

Decorah, IA, US

Reviews (4)

LEENA

Terry: she is a magical creature! Terry made our home lovelier, planted a garden for us, had our friends fall in love with her, and most importantly made our

Muttenz, Switzerland · 10 Apr - 01 Jul 2017
Megan

Terri is a great communicator and we found her to be highly reliable. Lovely to have her in our home.

Santa Fe, NM, US · 31 Jan - 03 Feb 2017
Todd

Best ever. Our dog was more relaxed when we got home then when we left. We would have her back any time.

    Grand Marais, MN, US · 08 Aug - 14 Aug 2016
    Georgia and Jonathan

    Terri was the best possible house-sitter I could imagine. Indeed I have sought her availability for every sit I have needed since, and will continue to do so

    Portland, OR, US · 27 Jan - 29 Feb 2016

    References (2)

    Shirleen

    My husband and I own a 5-star bed and breakfast business in Iowa and needed a responsible person we could trust, with great people and organizational skills

    Landlord reference · 25 October 2015

    About

    Hello, I am a youthful, energetic, sensitive, semi-retired woman/homeowner, who understands the importance of having an "awake" and responsible, clean and tidy caretaker in your home environment. I am very particular about who I welcome

    Why I want to house sit

    I prefer spending winter months in a warmer climate than where I have been living in the American Midwest. I grew up in orchards and vineyards near the coast in California, and would like to spend winters in places that are warm (e.g

    My experience

    My experience includes house-sitting, gardening, pet care, project management (I am familiar with the particulars of building systems and am very handy with tools--have made furniture, repaired simple appliances, driven tractors, etc)

    Pet care experience

    • Dogs
    • Cats
    • Horses
    • Fish
    • Poultry
    • 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

    • United States

    Profile details

    Age
    65+
    Occupation
    semi-retired designer/writer
    Travelling
    On my own