Fred & Jana

Responsible pet lovers. Retired non-smoking couple wanting to love your pets as our own.

Joplin, MO, US
14 Reviews

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3 external references

Reviews (14)

Ellie & Bernhard

Fred and Jana are wonderful people. They took care of our pets and home very well. Really recommend them :)

Valencia, Spain · 22 Oct - 28 Oct 2019

Fred and Jana were fantastic. They really took great care of our dog while we were away . Our dog was in need of some medication and it was re-assuring to

Cork, Ireland · 01 Aug - 12 Aug 2019

Fred and Jana were our first housesitters and what wonderful warm and kind people. Our pets were cared for to the highest degree to the point when we came

Dunmanway, Ireland · 10 Jul - 17 Jul 2019

Fred and Jana have Pet/house sat for us again. This is the second time and our pets, 2 maltese Poochies and 3 cats, absolutely adore them. The Poochies

Kilmuckridge, Ireland · 05 Jul - 07 Jul 2019

What a pleasure having Fred and Jana come to housesit and take care of our dogs. I think Max and Scoobie were ready to pack their pooch suitcases and move on

Baltinglass, Ireland · 20 Jun - 05 Jul 2019

References (3)

Darren Allen

For a period of 5 weeks between the dates of 15 October, 2018 and 29 November 2018, Fred and Jana Smith stayed in our Guatemalan home to take care of it

House & pet sitting reference · 19 December 2018


We are retired IT professionals who yearn to explore the many exciting cultures of Europe. We found great joy in caring for our own pets, gardening, and traveling whenever possible. Our adult children are living on their own (yippee!!) so

Why we want to house sit

Over the years we traveled and experienced the normal anxiety regarding the safety and caring of our beloved pets during our absence. Great friends alleviated those concerns. We want to provide that same confidence to others and lavish

Our experience

We have always enjoyed the companionship of pets. Their devotion and loyalty is a constant reminder that loving others brings true satisfaction and purpose. During our 30+ years together we were blessed with several wonderful dogs. Our

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Poultry
  • Small pets


August 2020
September 2020
  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Andorra
  • Austria
  • Belarus
  • Belgium
  • Bulgaria
  • Croatia

Profile details

Fred 65+ and Jana 59
Trip planner and head dishwasher and Loving mom
With a partner