Melinda & John

Former Vet Tech and a Cat Whisperer

Amelia Island, FL, US

Reviews (2)

martha

This was the first time using TrustedHousesitters, and we were understandably a little anxious about having strangers come into our home for three weeks. We

Naples, ME, US · 01 May - 23 May 2019
Carol

Melinda and John were great cat/house sitters! They went above and beyond a normal housesit. Unfortunately, while we were away on vacation, our water

Bridgton, ME, US · 09 Jul - 24 Jul 2018

References (1)

Jan

Melinda is not just a trusted friend and neighbor, but someone who has watched our home and pets for us. During superstorm sandy, Melinda and her husband

House & pet sitting reference · 26 December 2012

About

Hello! We are John and Melinda, a non-smoking, mature married couple with DECADES of house sitting experience. My education was pre-veterinary and I was a vet tech for 12 years. John is a veteran who has had a home zoo including tropical

Why we want to house sit

We love to travel and especially like to experience places more as "locals" than "tourists". We're a quiet couple and we are quite content with each others' company and we don't like crowds. We have no pets at this time through attrition

Our experience

As a vet tech with professional boarding experience, I've cared for thousands of animals over the years, and we have house-sat from New York to California to Maine, the Caribbean and Europe as well (obviously not all through this website)

Pet care experience

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

  • Anguilla
  • Antigua And Barbuda
  • Bahamas
  • Canada
  • France
  • Ireland

Profile details

Age
Melinda 61 and John 65+
Occupation
Former Veterinary Technician and Information Technology
Travelling
With a partner