Karen & Martin

Newly Retired Pet Lovers Looking for Cuddly Animals in Foreign Countries

West Livingston, TX, US
6 Reviews

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Reviews (6)


We were so fortunate to have Karen and Martin look after our kitty and our home while we were away! Fluffy needed some extra care and attention and she got

The Woodlands, TX, US · 22 Nov - 24 Nov 2019

Karen and Martin were absolutely wonderful. I had the opportunity to get to know them a bit, and their adventures sound exciting . They were very patient

Portland, OR, US · 21 Sep - 04 Oct 2019
Teresa & Fred

I'd give Karen & Martin more than 5 stars if I could! I highly recommend them. The pair are very laid back but focused on making sure they knew of our

Garland, TX, US · 10 Apr - 15 Apr 2019

Karen and Martin took great care of our pups and our home while we were away. The dogs were very happy and our house very clean when we returned home. We

San Francisco, CA, US · 22 Mar - 31 Mar 2019

Sometimes you regret you didn't have more time to get to know your sitters and that was certainly the case with Karen and Martin. They are very interesting

Bangkok, Thailand · 21 Dec - 25 Dec 2018

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Karen is extremely responsible, resourceful, and an excellent communicator. She treats every property as if she is the owner and is proactive in addressing

Character reference · 10 December 2018


Hello pet owners, Martin and I have recently retired from our jobs as a pharmacist and pediatrician, respectively. We have chosen to sell our home and travel for the next several years to learn more about different cultures and countries

Why we want to house sit

As mentioned above, we love both travel and animals and feel that housesitting will allow us to combine these interests and benefit you, the pet-owner. Until our recent retirement, we never had the time or flexibility to arrange our travel

Our experience

Martin and I have both had pets since we were kids. Mostly cats with a few dogs, fish and hamsters here and there. We have done sits in Thailand, Texas and California for cats and dogs but have had the opportunity to work with chickens and

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Small pets


September 2020
October 2020
  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Mexico
  • United States

Profile details

Karen 51 and Martin 62
Physician and Pharmacist
With a partner