Margaret

Reliable active retired woman, experienced house, garden, pet sitter

Cambridge, MA, US

Reviews (24)

Christine

Margaret arrived as arranged. She bonded with the cats straight away. She spent a lot of time going over the Welcome Pack with me making sure that she knew

Cádiar, Spain · 08 Sep - 20 Sep 2019
Nigel

Margaret was a pleasure to deal with from the outset. This was the first time I had used Trusted Housesitters and to have someone as experienced as

Stoke Newington, United Kingdom · 19 Apr - 27 Apr 2019
Maryann

Margaret really is one in a million! It was an absolute pleasure meeting Margaret and having her stay in our home, looking after our lot while we were away

Isle of Lewis, United Kingdom · 01 Apr - 08 Apr 2019
Andreas & Katja

We chose Margaret to petsit our elderly cat Rose in Sweden. Rose is a little special, she needs her daily routine more than any other cat we´ve had so far

Munkfors, Sweden · 18 Mar - 28 Mar 2019
Valerie + Jon

Margaret was, as always, a total pleasure to have stay while we were away. She is attentive and very responsible and wonderful with our cats. Truly a joy

Brooklyn, NY, US · 27 Feb - 04 Mar 2019

References (3)

Katherine

I have know Margaret for 30 years, and lived with her for about a year. She is a very independent person, able to handle whatever comes her way, whether or

House & pet sitting reference · 13 November 2012

About

I am a retired academic administrator and student advisor, widely travelled, who grew up in Australia (in Sydney and the bush), and have lived in England (primarily in London and Cambridge), Amsterdam, and now for many years in the USA. I

Why I want to house sit

As a fit and active retiree with grown children who is very fond of animals, pet and house sitting represents an opportunity for me to travel, living more as a part of a community than simply as a tourist, with responsibilities which I

My experience

I am a careful and responsible housekeeper, and have looked after homes, gardens, and pets for numerous people from whom I could also provide additional direct references if desired. I spent much time in my childhood and youth on farms

Pet care experience

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

Availability

October 2019
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November 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
65+
Occupation
Retired
Travelling
On my own