Cary and Barrett

.....just like you left it, or better.

Portland, OR, US

Reviews (5)

Ian & Irene

Cary and Barrett are the ultimate dream house sitters! They were respectful of our home and pets, they communicated really well and left our home even more

Montefrío, Spain · 02 Sep - 20 Sep 2019
Elizabeth

Everything went great! Cary was respectful of the times I was leaving and coming back and planned her schedule around me. She has lots of experience with

Fort Lauderdale, FL, US · 18 Jan - 21 Jan 2018
Robyn

Cary house sat for our 4 cats while we were far, far away in New Zealand. She did a wonderful job of keeping us informed about things around the house

Ottawa, ON, Canada · 31 Mar - 14 Apr 2017
Hillary

Cary was a fantastic sitter over Thanksgiving for our dog Bea and Cat Mowgli. She was very easy to communicate with before the sit and I felt immediately at

Tiburon, CA, US · 22 Nov - 26 Nov 2016
Ursula

It was a pleasure to have Cary and her husband housesit for us. I can highly recommend them. We felt completely safe leaving our house and cats and rabbits

Odense, Denmark · 29 Sep - 15 Oct 2016

References (1)

Mary

I am Cary Hixon's neighbor of many years here in Portland, Oregon. She has been taking care of our two cats for a long time. She is the best neighbor, cat

House & pet sitting reference · 12 October 2016

About

We love to travel the world, experiencing other places "as a local." I retired a few years ago from an executive position where I worked long hours and traveled frequently. My husband, Barrett, (mostly) retired last year after a long career

Why I want to house sit

We have been lucky enough to have traveled pretty extensively. We would like to travel more and for longer periods of time. We love the idea of being embedded in a neighborhood during our travels. Animals keep us grounded and blissful

My experience

Trust that you can return to your home and find it just like you left it, or better. Throughout my entire adult life I have had multiple pets.....everything from bottle-fed kittens to very senior blind and/or deaf dogs. I have fostered

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Small pets

Availability

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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
62
Occupation
retired
Travelling
On my own