Akia

I’d love to meet your pets!

Newport, OR, US
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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

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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

I am theoretically retired, but very active. I work as a singer, actor, and arts advocate, and spend a lot of time doing chores at home, too. I love to ballroom dance, hike, kayak, and explore new places. I’ve lived on farms and rurally as

Why I want to house sit

I love to explore new places, and I like having a center from which to do that. I travel alone, so enjoy the company of furred ones. I now have two cats, but have had dogs, chickens, sheep, and a horse over the years.

My 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

July 2021
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  • 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

Age
65+
Occupation
Singer, actor, arts advocate