Garry

Experienced, trustworthy, loving & mature; home and farm animal care and handyman

Burlington, NC, US
7 Reviews

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4 external references

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Reviews (7)

Sarah

Gary is very reliable, trustworthy, self-sufficient and goes the extra mile. He did a fantastic job watching our Ragdoll cat who is on several medications

Asheville, NC, US · 14 Oct - 02 Nov 2019
Jo

It is with pleasure that we recommend Garry. Our cats loved him and our home was beautifully cared for.

High Point, NC, US · 11 Jun - 23 Jul 2019
Nancy

Garry stayed with our dog, Luna, and we couldn't have had a better sitter. He was wonderful with her and was just an amazing, caring person! We highly

Swannanoa, NC, US · 04 Jun - 07 Jun 2019
Will

I can't recommend Garry highly enough. He took excellent care of both the dog and the house, and was quick to respond to any communication requests. We

Asheville, NC, US · 20 Feb - 04 Mar 2019
Johanna

Garry was the best sitter I ever could have hoped for. I was desperate to find myself without a sitter shortly before an international trip of almost 4

Raleigh, NC, US · 12 Jun - 04 Jul 2018

References (4)

Pia

Garry is a very dependable person. He is totally honest and can be counted on to take care of all responsibilities. I have known Garry for several years

House & pet sitting reference · 10 November 2014

About

Hi, I am Garry, winner of the 2018 Trusted Housesitters 2nd place award in the "Last Minute Hero" category, for Sitter of the Year 2018. I am a retired US citizen, now living in North Carolina, following 6 years in Germany and travel

Why I want to house sit

I feel house sitting is a great way to find connection with people, animals and nature.., and see our world from the varying perspectives of other people's cultures. I love travel and animals, and very much enjoy feeling into new cultural

My experience

As mentioned in my introduction, I have years of love and care in animal and animal environments. This includes; feed management, feeding, administering medicines, veterinarian calls & vet assistance, birthing, newborn care, stitches &

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Reptiles
  • Horses
  • Poultry
  • Livestock

Availability

May 2020
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Preferred countries

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

Profile details

Age
61
Occupation
Retired with local police & FBI checks. (I may be sitting with a partner, depending on timeframe)