Mary & Jerry

Retired Social Worker & Retired Forester

Portland, OR, US

References (3)

Louisa
reference
reference
reference
reference
reference

I met Mary at our congregation approximately nine years ago and we have been friends ever since. Mary is very dependable and trustworthy. She has helped with

Character reference · 08 February 2018

About

My 25 years as a social worker taught me to individualize everything I do according to the needs of the client. Now my client will be your dog and/or cat! I'm responsible, active, and loving. I care for dogs and cats of all ages. I cared

Why we want to house sit

I met Jerry, the love of my life, in 2009. We got married in 2010. Jerry is (finally!) retiring September 2018 and we'd like to travel, but not as tourists. We are active and healthy. We are interesting in knowing more about the world

Our experience

I've worked as an temporary innkeeper at two B&Bs. I've cared for cats, dogs, and chickens for extended overnight stays. My grandmother lived on a farm her whole life and I visited her in the summers. I know that rural life is different

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats
  • fishFish
  • poultryPoultry
  • birdBirds

Availability

July 2019
MTWTFSS
01020304050607
08091011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
293031
August 2019
MTWTFSS
01020304
05060708091011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031
  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Belize
  • Canada
  • Guatemala
  • Ireland
  • United States

Profile details

Age
Mary 63 and Jerry 65+
Occupation
Retired Social Worker/Filmmaker/Child Advocate and Forester
Travelling
With a partner