Matt & Rachel

SKILLED, MATURE, RESPONSIBLE, ENERGETIC, NON-SMOKING couple ready to become THE BEST

Hickory, NC, US

Reviews (7)

Melanie & Dylan

You couldn't ask for better sitters than Rachel and Matt! This was the second time they came to sit for Luna and Takk (and our home) and they were absolutely

Asheville, NC, US · 30 Aug - 02 Sep 2019
Shellie

We found the best housesitters on the site! No kidding, Matt and Rachel were awesome, we had no qualms about leaving our fur babies and home in their capable

Kill Devil Hills, NC, US · 09 May - 12 May 2019
Melanie & Dylan

Matt and Rachel were incredible house and kitty sitters. From the moment we met them we knew they were kindred spirits. Through the pictures and texts we

Asheville, NC, US · 22 Dec - 25 Dec 2018
Mary Ella

Matt & Rachel did a dynamite job housesitting for my 13 year-old, very lazy, but very sweet Long-haired Dachshund and my 1 1/2 year old cat. They are so

Hilton Head, SC, US · 18 Jan - 22 Jan 2017
Heidi

Matt and Rachel were absolutely outstanding house sitters. They sent me a picture update of my cat (Toosh) every day and were more than willing to care for

San Jose, CA, US · 25 Jul - 31 Jul 2016

References (3)

Brian

Matt Sabattini and his wife Rachel hired me to help sell their home. They completely remodeled a 50+ yr. old home. I was impressed with Matt's attention to

House & pet sitting reference · 19 February 2016

About

Hi! We are Matt and Rachel, happily married for 18 years. I grew up near the coast, on Cape Cod, Massachusetts, then lived in Brooklyn NY until I met Rachel. Rachel was raised in Pennsylvania, and together that was our home for 14 years

Why we want to house sit

We sold our home and gave up our jobs to sign on as volunteer construction workers, knowing one day that huge project would end and we'd have to settle back in to normal life. That day eventually came, yet there's still so many places we'd

Our experience

We began housesitting in 2016 when our new circumstances gave us the needed flexibility. However we have gobs of experience in what really matters: house OWNING, house FIXING, and by all means pet PETTING! Before housesitting, we were

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish

Availability

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Preferred countries

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

Profile details

Age
Matt 41 and Rachel 42
Occupation
Telecommunications and Teaching English as a second language
Travelling
With a partner