Joanna

Nomadic European writer for children and young adults, and advocate/lover of all animals.

New York City, NY, US

Reviews (3)

Karin

I traveled to my house sit knowing all was good at my house with Joanna here taking care of everything...I came home to happy pets and my house was just like

Tunkhannock, PA, US · 24 Jun - 01 Jul 2019
Rachel

I am so glad we found Joanna. It really gave us peace of mind know she was their to take care of our apartment, our plants and our dear cat Sophie. Joanna

San Francisco, CA, US · 25 Jul - 03 Aug 2018
Lisl

Joanna was a terrific housesitter for us! We were able to meet her the day before our trip, and we almost didn't want to leave because we were enjoying our

Santa Rosa, CA, US · 15 Jul - 22 Jul 2018

References (1)

Donna Marie

Joanna stayed with our cat for a week at our house. Little (our "tiny" 20-pound cat!) is wary of most people and reacts by hissing or hiding, but she warmed

House & pet sitting reference · 19 May 2018

About

I have lived in eight nations on four continents and am highly adaptable. I have owned cats and dogs though don't own any right now. I have often animal and house-sat for friends because of my flexibility and long vacations as a school

Why I want to house sit

I have two months off each summer and since moving to the US five years ago I have used these weeks to visit different parts of the country (and write.) I love to spend more than just a couple of days somewhere to get more of a feel for it

My experience

I have frequently house and animal sat for friends because of being more mobile than many of them. I have looked after cats, dogs, fish and a bearded dragon. I like to look after a place and the animals as though they were my own. I am a

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Reptiles
  • Fish
  • Small pets

Availability

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Preferred countries

  • Canada
  • France
  • Italy
  • Netherlands
  • Spain
  • United Kingdom

Profile details

Age
55
Occupation
Teacher/librarian
Travelling
On my own