Kate & Rock

Veteran Sitters. Homeowners. Travelers. Retired. Experienced caring for pets, plants

Lexington, SC, US

Reviews (8)

Melanie

Kate and Rock gamely met the challenge of caring for our two dogs and two cats for over a week, including mixing medicated meals several times daily for one

New Orleans, LA, US · 09 Oct - 20 Oct 2019
Victoria L

Kate and Rocky were very helpful with my very first experience with a pet sitter. They came a day early so we, Tugger and I, could all get to know each

Surf City, NC, US · 12 Apr - 18 Apr 2019
Sally

Kate and Rock were fantastic house sitters. They were wonderful with 6 canaries, three large parrots, and three kitties. I could not ask for better care of

San Miguel de Allende, Mexico · 20 Dec - 27 Dec 2018
Karen

We flew to the other side of the world and left our beautiful home and dogs in the loving and capable hands of Kate and Rocky. They are experts at this gig

Seattle, WA, US · 14 Jun - 30 Jun 2018
Vicki

Perfect match for us. Fun couple to hang out with and the dogs loved them immediately. Came home to happy dogs! Despite an early heat wave, the

Paradise Valley, AZ, US · 02 Jun - 10 Jun 2018

References (4)

S. C.

I am delighted to provide a reference for my friends Kate and Rock Stratman whom I have known for approximately seventeen years. Kate and I were

Employment reference · 06 December 2017

About

We've been house/pet sitting regularly for the past 5 years. Now retired we are traveling farther to explore and experience new places. Kate loved working for The Nature Conservancy for 30 years so we plan our travels with the goal to

Why we want to house sit

Over the years we were able to travel frequently because we had dependable and loving sitters. In return they enjoyed the benefits of lake living. There is a lovely balance to this arrangement -- both giving and receiving, sharing and

Our experience

We've shared our life with a joyful variety of dogs -- Pedigreed to rescued -- from a friendly doberman who loved life in the big city, to a hunting dog in the swamps of Louisiana; we had labs when we lived at the beach, and a

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry

Availability

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Preferred countries

  • Canada
  • Spain
  • United States

Profile details

Age
Kate 65+ and Rock 65+
Occupation
Director of Operations/ Conservation Organization and Level 2 Tech Support
Travelling
With a partner