Karen

Reliable, mature, and caring artist/educator animal lover

Portland, OR, US

Reviews (2)

Halley

Karen watched our cat and our senior dog for a long weekend. She lives in the same area as us, and she made time to come by a few weeks before our trip to

Portland, OR, US · 04 Apr - 09 Apr 2018
Michael

It's hard to imagine what more you could possibly ask from a house / pet sitter. Karen was amazing - she came and met Milo before her time here - to get to

Portland, OR, US · 17 Feb - 19 Feb 2018

References (6)

Frances

Karen has watched both my home and my pets for the last 18 years. She is a wonderful pet sitter and both of my dogs (Trixie and Abbey) LOVE going to her

House & pet sitting reference · 16 February 2018

About

I'm an artist so I like to take time to look at and appreciate my surroundings. I take lots of photos when I'm traveling and then I post them on my blog along with my stories. Sometimes I use the photos to jog my memory when I'm painting

Why I want to house sit

I love to travel and wherever I go, I take time to greet the animals I encounter. I'm always honored when a dog or cat I've just met allows me to give them a tummy rub and I receive a few getting-to-know-you licks. I've always shared my

My experience

I enjoy combining my love of travel and exploring new places with my passion for animals by doing the house/pet sitting. As a host, I've had renters in my home and I have a spare room available on Airbnb so I know what it's like to have

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Reptiles
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Birds
  • Small pets

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

  • Australia
  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Belize
  • Brazil
  • Canada

Profile details

Age
65+
Occupation
college instructor
Travelling
On my own