Alice & Patrick

Trustworthy professional couple interested in housesitting

Detroit, MI, US

Reviews (5)


I had the pleasure of meeting Alice and Patrick before I left for my long weekend gateway. They arrived as planned a day earlier as my flight was leaving

Chicago Loop, IL, US · 12 Sep - 16 Sep 2018
Dianne and Clifford

Wow...what a lovely couple! We were very pleased with meeting Alice and Patrick. The cats were well cared for and I received a daily update. They left

Sitio de Calahonda, Spain · 10 Apr - 14 Apr 2018

Honestly, I was a little hesitant at first to have strangers in our home but after interacting with Alice, I felt instantly at ease. She was organized and

Traverse City, MI, US · 27 Mar - 06 Apr 2015

From the first moment we met Alice and Patrick we knew that our house and animals were going to be looked after very well. They have a great love for the

Loulé, Portugal · 08 Jan - 08 Jan 2014

Our first experience of using "sitters" and it could not have been a more positive one, they were great, kept us in touch and left a great meal for us to

Balquhidder, United Kingdom · 16 Sep - 16 Sep 2013

References (6)


My husband and I drop off our dog at Alice's home whenever we travel. We've been doing so for over 10 years. Our dog, Josie is a 14 year old medium sized

House & pet sitting reference · 07 May 2013


Six years ago we got married, left our very respectable jobs and spent most of that year traveling around the world, it was one of the best things we’ve ever done. Since then we’ve worked part time and enjoyed grandkids, until the itch to

Why we want to house sit

We do not want to be typical tourists but would rather live our lives in different neighborhoods so we can really learn about the people and places we visit. It would be nice to have a home away from home while we travel.

Our experience

As longtime homeowners we have the skills required to take care of your home and garden. We are non-smokers, enjoy an orderly environment and will keep your space neat and tidy. We adopted an older dog (he will be 15) a few years ago and

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Poultry


October 2019
November 2019
  • 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

Alice 57 and Patrick 65+
Court Administrator and Health Care Administrator
With a partner