Owen & Katy

Young(ish) Retired Teachers

St. Louis, MO, US

Reviews (6)

Darby

We could not have asked for better house sitters than Owen and Katy Fine. Being our first time leaving our home and dog to strangers, we were a little

Lafayette, CO, US · 24 Aug - 12 Sep 2018
Susan

Owen and Kate are stellar prospects for your housesit. We arranged a housesit at least a month ahead of time…and then I unexpectedly sold my house!

Boulder, CO, US · 10 May - 26 May 2017
Kate

Brian and I cannot say enough great things about Owen and Katy Fine. From Skyping with them and feeling an instant comfortable feeling while getting to know

Round Rock, TX, US · 19 Feb - 28 Feb 2017
Jeffrey

Owen and Katy are simply quite wonderful. From our first phone conversation, through the "get to know each other" phase and ending with their house sitting

Kansas City, MO, US · 08 Feb - 13 Feb 2017
Keith

We had Owen and Katy stay at our house with our three (very social) cats for two weeks while we went to Thailand, and we cannot say enough good things about

St. Louis, MO, US · 25 Dec 2016 - 07 Jan 2017

References (3)

Lori

I highly recommend Owen Fine in the capacity of a house sitter. He and his wife Katy are caring and thoughtful as well as discreet and organized. Owen

Character reference · 03 September 2016

About

Hi, we're Owen and Katy, two retired language teachers eager to slow travel our way around the world. We have taught in the States and internationally (Jamaica and West Africa), but we're not quite ready to settle down just yet.

Why we want to house sit

Making connections is the essence of life. We would like to extend our cultural and personal connections while putting you at ease during your travels. You can relax while we care for your pets and home.

Our experience

We are both seasoned international travelers and multi-lingual (English, Spanish & French). We owned a house while our children were at home, always had dogs and cats, and relished every moment. Now that our children are grown and we have

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish

Availability

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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
Owen 53 and Katy 50
Occupation
teacher and teacher
Travelling
With a partner