Gretchen & Jeff

Pet lovers and adventurers

Bend, OR, US
19 Reviews

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Reviews (19)


What can I say other than - "Wow"!!! Gretchen and Jeff are really great people who came a day early so we could get to know them over dinner (very nice

Bainbridge Island, WA, US · 16 Oct - 25 Oct 2020

Where do I start??? I was a bit skeptical about the idea of having someone stay in my home while I was gone. Jeff and Gretchen immediately put those

Bend, OR, US · 07 Aug - 09 Aug 2020

This is the second time Gretchen and Jeff stayed at my house. The first time worked out so well, they were the first folks I thought of when I was in need

Bend, OR, US · 04 Aug - 06 Aug 2020

Before choosing to invite Gretchen and Jeff to sit for us, we read all 15 reviews carefully. Bill and I thought, "No way they are THIS GOOD!" Well, we were

Bandon, OR, US · 22 Jun - 26 Jun 2020

Jeff & Gretchen once again, were able to sit for our cats and did so superbly! As usual, the house was neater when we got home than when we left. The

San Diego, CA, US · 03 Feb - 05 Feb 2020

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It has been a pleasure knowing Gretchen! She is a considerate, compassionate neighbor and friend. Gretchen and her husband Jeff helped care for our new puppy

House & pet sitting reference · 13 August 2018


Hi! We are Jeff & Gretchen, full time professionals who love animals and love to travel. We lost our beloved Jack Russell Terrier 2 years ago, and we're very sad about the hole he left in our hearts, but due to our travel, we've decided

Why we want to house sit

Caring for your pet(s) and home is a great way to fill the void that our dog left and allows us to experience new neighborhoods, cities and countries! We love living like locals and staying with cute pets allows us to do that.

Our experience

Having our own dog for almost 17years was great - we loved playing with him, walking him and taking him to dog parks. I've also have watched cats and have taken care of a few birds. We have experience with puppies as well as sweet

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Birds
  • Small pets


December 2020
January 2021
  • 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

Gretchen 51 and Jeff 52
Region VP and IBM Software
With a partner