Derek & Becky

Family of Four Looking for Creative Opportunity to Extend our Daughters' Learning Outside

Springfield, MN, US
7 Reviews

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Reviews (7)


I'm pleased to write a review for this lovely father/daughter pet sitting team. At my request they arrived early and we were able to personally go over the

Monterey, CA, US · 05 Jul - 12 Jul 2017

It was a pleasure to have Derek sit for our 2 kitties and home! His communication was great (pre-sit and during). He clearly enjoys animals and wants to

Orangevale, CA, US · 14 Feb - 22 Feb 2017

The Tonn's did an amazing job taking care of my two cats, the house and all of my various plants. I came home to a clean home and happy cats. What more could

San Francisco, CA, US · 03 Jan - 03 Jan 2016

The Tonn family provided excellent care for our Daisy dog and Rose cat. They gave them both plenty of attention, play and exercise. They were considerate

Fair Grove, MO, US · 21 Jul - 21 Jul 2015

Becky, Derek and their two girls Libby and Ellie house-sat and looked after my four year old Springer for 3 weeks in May. They did a really wonderful job

    Parksville, BC, Canada · 06 Jun - 06 Jun 2015

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    I have known Derek's wife Becky for more than 25 years. We lived together in college for three years. They were event planners on college campuses for

    Character reference · 07 July 2014


    Our family of four consists of Derek, a former farm kid who has grown up to run his own map illustration business; Becky, another former farm kid who works full time as a copywriter, along with being a part-time volunteer for various

    Why we want to house sit

    We are in the unique situation of being able to run our own mapping company from literally anywhere in the world with electricity and access to the internet. So apart from being retirees or independently wealthy (both of which we are not)

    Our experience

    I think the greatest asset we can bring to any housesitting assignment is our maturity, our intelligence and our integrity. If we say we'll do something, we will. And part of that means being thoughtful and wise enough to recognize that a

    Pet care experience

    • Dogs
    • Cats
    • Fish
    • Birds
    • Small pets


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

    Preferred countries

    • Aland Islands
    • Albania
    • Algeria
    • American Samoa
    • Andorra
    • Angola

    Profile details

    Derek 49 and Becky 52
    CEO of mapformation, LLC and Copywriter
    With children