Gerard & Sarah

Responsible pet-loving retirees provide peace-of mind when you travel

Lee, MA, US
6 Reviews

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1 external reference

Reviews (6)


Sarah and Gerard were great! The house was extremely tidy on our return and we had amazingly sharp knives thanks to Gerard’s travelling knife kit. They were

Blenheim, New Zealand · 12 Feb - 23 Feb 2020

Sarah and Gerard were perfect house sitters who we would invite back any time. Sarah is a cat whisperer and a skilled garden person. As we left following a

Gold Coast, QLD, Australia · 17 Jan - 27 Jan 2020

Thank you Gerard & Sarah! I really could not have left my house & pets in better hands. My 2 little dogs Patches & Pepper loved all the attention & care that

Buderim, QLD, Australia · 23 Dec 2019 - 03 Jan 2020
Rod & Narelle

We were very happy with the care that Gerard & Sarah gave to our Tilly and Spencer. We heard lots of stories of the beach adventures they had with our

Tuncurry, NSW, Australia · 23 Jan - 27 Jan 2019

Gerard and Sarah were great sitters for Toby and our home. They were very reliable and it was lovely to arrive home and find a very happy poodle and our home

Portarlington, VIC, Australia · 06 Jan - 19 Jan 2019

References (1)


I was fortunate to rent my house to Sarah and Gerard for most of 2017. I had just remodeled it and was concerned about finding the right people to move in

Landlord reference · 05 November 2017


We are a retired couple living in Western Massachusetts. We returned to the USA 10 years ago after living 12 years abroad in the Turks and Caicos Islands. Gerard is a Master electrician and general contractor. We have built and remodeled

Why we want to house sit

Travel produces connections, some fleeting, some lifelong. The longer we can stay in a country or town that's new to us, the more we care about that place, its citizens, its history, its place in the world. When we care, we become better

Our experience

We have house-swapped internationally and have hosted foreign exchange students, all with wonderful results. We are moderately well-traveled (Europe, South Africa, New Zealand, Australia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Cambodia, Singapore, Peru, Costa

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Poultry
  • Small pets


December 2020
January 2021
  • 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

Gerard 65+ and Sarah 65+
Design Consultant-retired contractor and Administrative Assistant
With a partner