Ruth & Jay

Ruth Jacobson: Pet lover and shelter volunteer

Burnsville, NC, US
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Barb

Ruth and I are both volunteers at our local animal shelter. We have also volunteered together at a local wildlife rehabilitation center for abandoned/injured

Character reference · 16 August 2018

About

We live on a homestead on Western North Carolina, growing organic vegetables and berries, caring for the land and our two dogs, three cats, and a foster dog from the animal shelter. We primarily are looking for housesitting in upstate New

Why we want to house sit

We want to visit our kids and grandchildren without imposing on them, and are happy to meet and care for other people's pets in the process. Ruth volunteers at the animal shelter, and cannot get enough of walking dogs and petting cats!

Our experience

We take care of our homestead, which includes a house, yoga studio, yurt, two greenhouses, and extensive gardens. Ruth has had many dogs, mostly large, but one recent small rescue dog, and cats over the course of her life, and fosters

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Small pets

Availability

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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Canada
  • United States

Profile details

Age
Ruth 62 and Jay 65+
Occupation
Psychotherapist, yoga teacher and therapist and retired plant physiologist
Travelling
With a partner