Don & Marlene

Reliable Retired Educators

Albany, OR, US
16 Reviews

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Reviews (16)

Steve

If you are fortunate enough to have Don and Marlene offer to house sit, grab them. They stayed in my home for a month while I was in Europe and took care of

Los Osos, CA, US · 20 Jan - 20 Feb 2020
Pamela

Don & Marlene are amazing. They are truly nice genuine people. Due to flight convenience they came a couple of days early & so we were able to spend some

Faro, Portugal · 13 Nov - 30 Nov 2019
Jill

I have used TH for a few years now. I've never had a bad experience, and everyone has been clean and responsible. I can honestly saw that Don and Marlene

Shelton, WA, US · 05 Oct - 12 Oct 2019
Arianna

We will not be able to thank enough Don and Marlene for being our house and pet sitters. When we came back we found the house was even better than when we

Fagnano Olona-Bergoro, Italy · 15 Jul - 16 Aug 2019
Michael

What a treat to come home to a neat and tidy home. Don and Marlene not only took wonderful care of our pets, they also took great care of our home. We got

Depoe Bay, OR, US · 08 Apr - 17 Apr 2019

References (2)

Deb

I am an architect living in a single family lake home in a rural town in Minnesota, USA. I have two cats. Over the last 15 years, Don and Marlene Nelson

House & pet sitting reference · 29 August 2016

About

We are both very active and blessedly healthy retired educators who enjoy tennis and other fitness. Since retirement we have acquired a new passion for hiking and walking, so we've found ourselves at home on beaches, country lanes and

Why we want to house sit

We bought a home in Oregon (which includes an apartment) for the purpose of providing our son with cost-free living while he pursues a doctorate in veterinary medicine at Oregon State University. We are taking advantage of him caring for

Our experience

We have had numerous traveling experiences in the U.S. and Europe in the past 45 years. Don was stationed in Turkey while in the service and Marlene lived and taught in Norway several months; where we both visit frequently due to family

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Reptiles
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Birds

Availability

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

Preferred countries

  • Australia
  • Canada
  • New Zealand
  • United Kingdom
  • United States

Profile details

Age
Don 65+ and Marlene 65+
Occupation
Retired Science Educator and Retired Elementary School Educator
Travelling
With a partner