Chris

Longtime dog/cat owner, professor. Homeowner. Three years’ farm experience.

Lynchburg, VA, US
3 Reviews

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Reviews (3)

Craig

I'm not going to lie: The fourth picture in Chris's profile basically sold me on him before I read anything else. Anyone who is willing to put on a silly hat

Savannah, GA, US · 16 Feb - 21 Feb 2021
Kim

This was the second time Chris came to stay with our dogs. We highly recommend Chris as a house/pet sitter. He communicated regularly with us and sent

Virginia Beach, VA, US · 09 Oct - 11 Oct 2020
Murph

Chris was an amazing housesitter. Unlike most sits, which have little drama in them, this housesit presented challenges. The first day he was here

Shirley, NY, US · 31 Jul - 30 Aug 2020

References (2)

Karen

It is my pleasure to provide an enthusiastic housesitting recommendation for Chris Gaumer. Chris has stayed at my home on several occasions while my husband

House & pet sitting reference · 07 June 2019

About

I'm an animal lover who is also a professor, a writer, and a traveler whose job allows for remote work much of the year. I recently moved off a farm where I took care of dogs, cats, chickens, a goat and a duck. I miss the daily reward of

Why I want to house sit

In addition to seeing new sights, I like travel to be about connecting with place and people. You are people. Your pets are people. This should work out great! If I'm at your place, it's often for a mix of pleasure and work. I get away to

My experience

I grew up with pets. I have farm experience. I have enjoyed house-sitting and pet-sitting jobs for many years. I take pride in my attention to detail, both as a home owner, and a pet owner. I will be a reliable, consistent presence for

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock
  • Small pets

Availability

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Preferred countries

  • Canada
  • United States

Profile details

Age
37
Occupation
Professor