Jennifer

Professor/Writer/Traveler

Laurel, MD, US

Reviews (48)

Laura & Corwin

We were so happy to have Jennifer back for a second sit. She is a pleasure to communicate with and takes such incredible care of our pets while we are away

Park Slope, NY, US · 30 Aug - 09 Sep 2019
Sadaf

Jennifer was the first sitter I had after one from trusted house sitters not only didn’t show up but lied to me about being at my house. Needless to say, I

New York City, NY, US · 08 Aug - 19 Aug 2019
Max

Jennifer did a last-minute sitting for my older cat Gordo so that I could go away for the weekend. Everything about the experience was perfect. She's very

New York City, NY, US · 02 Aug - 04 Aug 2019
Jill and Andrew

Jennifer is the best sitter you will find! We take a lot of multi week trips away and Jennifer has looked after our cat Jasper and apartment at least five

Long Island City, NY, US · 18 Jul - 02 Aug 2019
Erik

We were so happy to have Jennifer back ! She took amazing care of our home and cats. Will absolutely invite her back yet again!

New York City, NY, US · 10 Jul - 18 Jul 2019

References (2)

Lynne

Jennifer took care of our large secured home, 2 dogs, cat, and a fish tank for 2.5 weeks this fall while we left New England to travel to the UK. She loves

House & pet sitting reference · 10 October 2013

About

For a decade I have been a professor at a university outside of Boston (I hold a PhD in literature), but am transitioning out of academia to pursue my own writing, tutoring, and public speaking career. I am an avid traveler and travel

Why I want to house sit

My deep love of learning -- about other places, cultures, languages, wildlife -- inspires me to continue to travel all over the world. House-sitting not only allows me to spend a little longer really getting to know another part of the

My experience

I have many years of experience traveling solo to many different countries in the world and therefore adapt very quickly to foreign environments; I speak multiple languages and am always keen to learn more; I am a lifelong pet owner and

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Reptiles
  • 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

  • Afghanistan
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra

Profile details

Age
46
Occupation
Professor, Writer, Speaker
Travelling
On my own