Shelley & Joe

Experienced, Fit, Non-smoking Couple. We will care for your home and love your pets as if

Wilmington, NC, US
30 Reviews

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Reviews (30)


This was the second time Joe and Shelley sat for me. They are a very interesting couple and my new kittens enjoyed them. I think Joe and Shelley really

Asheville, NC, US · 07 Oct - 06 Nov 2019

Shelly and Joe kept great care of Jack and our home. We also spent time with them before our trip and they are calm, caring, knowledgeable and experienced

Wilmington, NC, US · 11 Sep - 07 Oct 2019

Shelley and Joe sat for us a second time and we were able to leave on vacation without a care in the world. The house was, as always, immaculate when we came

Philadelphia, PA, US · 25 Aug - 05 Sep 2019

We couldn’t have expected more! It is not an easy thing to leave your home, beloved pet and all of your belongings to someone you have never met. This was

Weymouth, MA, US · 04 Jul - 24 Aug 2019

We are new to Trustedhousitters and were a bit apprehensive about having sitters in our home we had never met before. Joe and Shelley put our fears to rest

Cleveland, OH, US · 20 Jun - 25 Jun 2019

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Joe and Shelley took amazing care of my home while I was away in Spain for a month. I was able to travel with peace of mind knowing that they are

Character reference · 13 March 2017


We are Shelley and Joe, a writer-photographer creative team who married each other and our talents 15 years ago. We’ve since spent our lives pursuing appreciation of the arts, culture, travel, and personal well-being via healthy food and

Why we want to house sit

House sitting provides an opportunity to experience a city, town, or area as a “local,” rather than a “tourist.” Even short-term stays feel more like home when you have a residence to return to, rather than a hotel. Having raised families

Our experience

In addition to our many years experience taking care of our own homes and pets, we now have a long history of house and pet sitting. We have cared for homes, cats and/or dogs in Lafayette, CO , Ocean Park, WA, Seattle and surrounding area

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Birds


September 2020
October 2020
  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Canada
  • Costa Rica
  • Mexico
  • United States

Profile details

Shelley 65+ and Joe 65+
Writer and Photographer
With a partner