Julia

Mature, Responsible Adult, Loves Caring for Animals

Des Moines, IA, US

References (2)

Jerah

Julia has time after time provided a home away from home for our dog. She treats her like her own four legged baby. When we leave for longer trips, we offer

House & pet sitting reference · 04 February 2017

About

Greetings! I am a recently retired 50+ year-old. I live in rural Iowa just outside of Des Moines. I've raised two sons, both now adults and beginning their careers. I love the outdoors -- hiking, biking, gardening, birdwatching, kayaking

Why I want to house sit

From my perspective, housesitting combines the best of all worlds. I look forward to traveling in retirement, but it will have to be affordable. I also want my travel to include experiences beyond tourist attractions and hotels. I have an

My experience

I have cared for friends' and family's homes and pets off and on throughout my adult life. I am a homeowner and a pet owner and know the responsibilities each entails. At this time I have one dog, Binne, a border collie, and two cats

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Poultry
  • Small pets

Availability

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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
60
Travelling
On my own