Margie & James

Next best thing to having you there

Ypsilanti, MI, US
5 Reviews1 Reference

Reviews (5)

Sean

It was a great pleasure to have Margie and James take care of our home for the second time. They spent about a month this time and we received period updates

Brinlack, Ireland · 16 May - 11 Jun 2019
Mary C

Margie and James were Great! Very friendly couple who were wonderful with our dogs. We got regular texts and pictures giving us updates on how the "kids"

Green Valley, AZ, US · 16 Mar - 25 Mar 2019
Katlin

Margie and James were amazing! They treated Layla like their own and took her on plenty of walks and sent us frequent updates on how she was adjusting. As

Columbus, OH, US · 07 Feb - 12 Feb 2019
Sean

We have had the great pleasure of meeting Margie and James when they took care of our two collie dogs earlier this year and we felt privileged to have had

Brinlack, Ireland · 19 May - 12 Jun 2018
Katherine

Margie and James were such a perfect fit for us. They were wonderful with Lucy and made sure to give her plenty of exercise and love (despite the sometimes

Nashville, TN, US · 12 Jan - 16 Jan 2018

References (1)

Don

I have known both James and Margie for over twenty years and consider them to be among the most consistently reliable, trustworty and amiable people I have

Character reference · 22 November 2017

About

We are recent retirees - James from Machining and Margie from 25 years as a Social Worker and supervisor of several programs in Children's Services. We are energetic and like to stay active. We love pets and understand they have unique

Why we want to house sit

We are energetic and look forward to meeting and caring for new furry friends while learning about a new community (like a local). We totally understand the necessity for pets' routine to stay as consistent as possible. We are respectful of

Our experience

Since retiring, we have had three house sits - one in Nashville, Tennessee, one in Columbus, Ohio and one (3 1/2 weeks) in Ireland (we are returning to the same home 5/2018). These sits were for dogs. We also did a work exchange program

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • 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
Margie 56 and James 64
Occupation
Social Worker and Machinist
Travelling
With a partner