Anita

From Dogs to Donkeys, This Farm Gal Can Handle It All!

Montpelier, VT, US

Reviews (4)

Barbara

Anita was great - good with animals and plants, took good care of the house, and managed everything I asked her to do (taking out trash, etc.) without a

Newton, MA, US · 03 Oct - 11 Oct 2019
Frank

Anita was just outstanding. My new wife and I traveled to Scandinavia for our honeymoon and 4 days before we were to leave our dog Stella somehow hurt her

Hendersonville, NC, US · 03 Aug - 27 Aug 2019
Deborah

Anita is a very interesting, delightful person. I felt badly that the weather was lousy for her first three days, but then it improved and she could explore

Asheville, NC, US · 06 Nov - 15 Nov 2017
Jen

Anita took excellent care of our dog Luna during our recent 2-week vacation. Although new to the THS community, Anita approached her time with Luna like a

Durham, NC, US · 17 Oct - 30 Oct 2017

References (3)

Kathy

Anita was our neighbor in W. Brookfield, VT for 2 decades. Over the course of this time on several occasions she cared for our dogs, cats, chickens and

House & pet sitting reference · 13 September 2017

About

I'm a former organic farmer(off-grid PV/Wind home) who's taken some time off to explore the world and get to do things I've had little time to do. When not farming I've been engaged in adjunct teaching and writing as well as working for

Why I want to house sit

I've been housesitting for the past few years in order to facilitate travel. Now I'm back in the US and ready to settle down again. At this point housesitting will provide low cost places to stay and won't require long-term lease

My experience

I've lived in a variety of settings, from urban NYC and Boston, an organic off-grid farm in Vermont and overseas. I've owned pets of all kinds(dogs, cats, rabbits, fish etc.) as well as livestock on my farm(goats, sheep, cows, chickens

Pet care experience

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

Availability

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

Preferred countries

  • Austria
  • Canada
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • Ireland
  • Israel

Profile details

Age
63
Occupation
Writer/teacher/farmer
Travelling
On my own