Garry

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

Burlington, NC, US

Reviews (5)

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
Melanie

We will always be so grateful to Garry for agreeing to pet sit for our four pets with only two days notice, due to an urgent family medical crisis. Upon

New Orleans, LA, US · 11 Mar - 18 Mar 2016
Katherine

Garry is the best! He is very observant, respectful and gracious. He takes care of everything and especially is great with Sissie. He took over at short

Mesquite, NV, US · 01 Jul - 08 Jul 2015

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

October 2019
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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
60
Occupation
Retired with local police & FBI checks. (I may be sitting with a partner, depending on timeframe)
Travelling
On my own