Russell & Laurie

Handy House Sitters

Rochester, NY, US
5 Reviews

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Reviews (5)

Lowell

Russell has been to our house several times now and for each visit he’s been reliably punctual, our dog knows him immediately and he even got our bird to sit

Geneva, NY, US · 27 Jan - 29 Jan 2020
Lowell

Russell’s been with us twice and he’s been great both times. The house was as we left it and the dog and bird were happy and healthy. I can readily recommend

Geneva, NY, US · 27 Dec - 31 Dec 2019
DENISE

Russell made the first time having our Kirby sat a great relief. We knew Kirby was in good hands. Russell texted when he had questions and sent a picture

Rochester, NY, US · 25 Sep - 30 Sep 2019
Lowell

Russell and Laurie were great. Otis is a sweetheart inside, tough guy outside and they handled him fine with lots of walks. House was as we left it. They

Geneva, NY, US · 10 May - 13 May 2019
Linda

Russell and Laurie did a great job of taking care of both our dog and house while we were gone. It is so nice to be able to leave and know that your pet

White Salmon, WA, US · 07 Apr - 17 Apr 2019

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Rod

I’ve known Russ and Laurie for many years. They are reliable and meticulous people. They treated their pets with love, respect and very good care. In a

Character reference · 01 August 2018

About

We're a married couple who retired early, favoring time over money. We enjoy being physically active and fit. One of the constants in our life has been our furry companions. Russ spent 25+ years as a construction inspector and Laurie worked

Why we want to house sit

Russ grew up in Washington state and I was raised in upstate New York. We have travelled back and forth across the U.S./Canada over the last 30 years. We would like the opportunity to expand our world view while being of service to others

Our experience

We both worked in careers that required us to interact daily with a wide variety of people, so we have become flexible and comfortable with all sorts of people and situations. Since retiring 5 years ago, Laurie has worked as a handler for a

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Poultry

Availability

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Preferred countries

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

Profile details

Age
Russell 65+ and Laurie 64
Occupation
Was a building construction inspector. and Teacher
Travelling
With a partner