Akia & Irene

Newlyweds heading to New Zealand!

Newport, OR, US

Reviews (2)

Patricia

Akia is pleasant to work with and a fabulous house and pet sitter. Quick communication and self-sufficient were what I liked most. My home was clean and

Bartlett, IL, US · 04 Mar - 10 Mar 2019
Anne

Akia and Irene were absolutely wonderful house sitters for us. They looked after our home, cat, pet sheep and two horses for nearly a week and kept us

Nelson, New Zealand · 04 Jan - 09 Jan 2019

References (2)

Cedar

These two are wonderful people who I have known for over ten years. Irene was the caretaker for two years at our 40+ acres on the Oregon Coast. She did an

House & pet sitting reference · 13 October 2018

About

We are a theoretically retired but very active couple looking to explore New Zealand’s south island on our honeymoon, and we’d love to housesit/pet sit for you to help us miss our dog and kitties less while we’re away and to make our travel

Why we want to house sit

We are using Trustedhousesitters to care for our home and pets while we are away and would love to return the favor! We’ll be arriving in Christchurch to explore New Zealand’s south island on our honeymoon on 12/30 and will be on the south

Our experience

Caretaking of farm for two years while owners were away. 5 years onsite property manager/caretaker of a 500 acre youth camp with cabins, barns, boats, etc. Offgrid property caretaking, including solar battery equalizing, looking after well

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Horses
  • Poultry
  • Livestock

Availability

September 2019
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October 2019
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • New Zealand

Profile details

Age
Akia 65+ and Irene 65+
Occupation
Singer, actor, arts advocate and Handy Ma’am
Travelling
With a partner