Dorothy

Competent Retiree to care for your home, pets, and garden

Kansas City, MO, US

Reviews (15)

Tara

We loved having Dorthy and so did our cat, Bell at our home in Italy. Bell and Dorthy were best friends immediately which happens rarely so we knew it was

Manfredonia, Italy · 20 Jun - 08 Jul 2019
manuel

Dorothy was great! She accepted our dates on short notice, was very easy to communicate with and arrived exactly on time. When we met her we were completely

San Francisco, CA, US · 14 Jun - 17 Jun 2019
Samantha

Dorothy was an incredible cat sitter! Liam immediately loved her, and he clearly did not miss me while I was away if it can be judged by his complete

Hale‘iwa, HI, US · 15 Mar - 26 Mar 2019
Manya

Dorothy was everything one could want in a pet-sitter starting with obvious loving care for my pets to meticulous attention to the care and cleaning of my

Cuenca, Ecuador · 03 Oct - 28 Oct 2018
Tamar

Wow. If I could give 11 stars I would! Dorothy was AMAZING. While she was housesitting for us, BOTH of our dogs got food poisoning. She cleaned up all

Oakland, CA, US · 08 Jun - 03 Jul 2018

References (12)

David

Dorothy is very trustworthy and dependable house sitter. She watched my home and my cats. She required minimal supervision, she is independent, assertive

Employment reference · 30 October 2014

About

I'm a retired faux-painter - home decorative who has raised a family, and animals, owned homes and worked hard remodeling them my entire life. I am now ready to explore the world but at a slower pace; to stop and smell the roses and enjoy

Why I want to house sit

I love to travel but prefer to have a "home" were I can cook, putter in the garden and take long walks or bike rides while exploring the local community and learning languages. I can also satisfy my love of animals by accepting positions

My experience

I have owned homes, design remodeled them, managed subcontractors, and staged homes for the market. I have owned horses, raised chickens, and had variety of pets: Sheltie, Cavalier King Charles Spaniels, rescue dogs, Maine coon, and rescue

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Poultry

Availability

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Preferred countries

  • Australia
  • France
  • Greece
  • Italy
  • Monaco
  • Netherlands

Profile details

Age
63
Occupation
retired faux painter
Travelling
On my own