Barb & Jim

Experienced, responsible; world travelers, USA Trusted Traveler Program approved

Minneapolis, MN, US
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Reviews (32)


Barb and Jim are great communicators! The whole sit was very well planned out and I was impressed by their attention to details. They we bang on time with

Silver Spring, MD, US · 04 Oct - 07 Oct 2021

Barb and Jim are superb housesitters. They made a point of asking all the pertinent questions about our two dogs and about our home. We received photos and

Billings, MT, US · 17 Aug - 21 Aug 2021

Barb and Jim are going into the private invite list (it’s a short list) of sitters we will call first anytime we plan another trip. They were great and we

Bend, OR, US · 03 Aug - 10 Aug 2021

Barb and Jim are awesome. I would recommend them to anyone who wants to go away and not worry a bit about how their animals are being cared for. This was

Colorado Springs, CO, US · 02 Jul - 05 Jul 2021

Barb and Jim were absolutely great. They are super detailed. When talking to them durning the application process, they took notes and were very detailed

Denver, CO, US · 22 Jun - 28 Jun 2021

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I've had the opportunity to use Barb and Jim to care for my cats a couple of times and can recommend them without reservation. Like most people with pets my

House & pet sitting reference · 21 August 2016


Jim and I retired in our early 50's so that we could spend more time exploring new places and revisiting old favorites, as well as visiting friends and family who live throughout the USA. We enjoy "wandering" and getting off the main path

Why we want to house sit

The opportunity to care for your home and pets would be a perfect fit for both parties: You: travel knowing your home and furry family members are safe and well cared for. Us: able to share our love with dogs and cats as well as explore

Our experience

We have been pet sitting via Trusted Housesitters for 4 years. Prior to petsitting we had our own pets and cared for the pets of friends, specifically large and small dogs and cats. We have experience walking/hiking with dogs, playing

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats


October 2021
November 2021
  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Australia
  • Belize
  • British Virgin Islands
  • Canada
  • Costa Rica
  • Croatia

Profile details

Barb 63 and Jim 62
Manager, Human Resources/Corporate Training and Medical Sales
With a partner