Ginny & Michael

Active retired couple

Portland, OR, US
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Sandra
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Ginny and Michael are tops tops tops. They took care of my Border Collie Jax and watched over my house. I will plan my future trips around their schedule!

  • dog
Tubac, AZ, US · 31 Mar - 30 Apr 2018
Amanda
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Ginny and Michael were excellent sitters for our off the grid home and our cat Ari. They were well prepared on arrival having reviewed the house manual and

  • cat
Friday Harbor, WA, US · 31 Dec 2017 - 13 Jan 2018
Meghan
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Ginny and Michael took care of our apartment and cat Sancho while we were back on the east coast getting married and we couldn’t be happier with our choice!

  • cat
Seattle, WA, US · 28 Nov - 04 Dec 2017
Dawn
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Ginny and Michael were fantastic caregivers to our flock of birds. They had their hands full with two large parrots, one feisty small parrot plus a bunch of

  • poultry
  • bird
Toledo, OR, US · 16 Sep - 26 Sep 2017
Emily
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Ginny and Michael were the best housesitters you could ask for. They watched our house, garden, cat, and chickens for four weeks in some of the hottest

  • dog
  • cat
  • poultry
Portland, OR, US · 19 Jul - 15 Aug 2017

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Nancy
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I have personally known both Michael and Ginny Benware for the past ten or so years and can vouch for their characters without any reservations. They are

House & pet sitting reference · 04 August 2017

About

In the fall of 2016 we left Portland and traveled in our teardrop trailer for 6 months to enjoy National Parks, visits to family and friends, hiking, museums, bird watching and local community events. (video shows some sights from Capitol

Why we want to house sit

House sitting is a great way to travel, love people's pets and meet new people. We are currently pet less and are quite fond of animals. It is enjoyable to make new furry friends and also to get to know their owners. Meeting neighbors

Our experience

As former homeowners we understand the importance of home maintenance, respect for personal property and a neighborly environment. We have had pets, both dogs and cats, as well as small animals. We like the opportunity to share furry

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats
  • birdBirds
  • small petSmall pets

Availability

May 2019
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June 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Aland Islands
  • Andorra
  • Argentina
  • Austria
  • Belarus
  • Belgium

Profile details

Age
Ginny 65+ and Michael 65+
Occupation
Development and Technology Support and English teacher
Travelling
With a partner