Dorothea

Experience with house sitting and pets!

Washington, D.C., Washington, D.C., US

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Alicia
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Thank you, Doortje, for taking care of our Maddy cat! We greatly appreciate your care. It was nice to come home and have the bed sheets washed and beds

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Roanoke, VA, US · 03 Jul - 08 Jul 2019
Kathleen
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Dorothea was great, she arrived when expected and was very pleasant. Our dog Misty Liked her, which was very important to us. When we returned home the

  • dog
Hendersonville, NC, US · 01 Jul - 05 Jul 2018
Jack & Jamie
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Dorothea (aka Doortje) was great! She communicated frequently and was willing to inform us of our dog, Daibo's, status during our time away. It was our

  • dog
Irvine, CA, US · 16 Dec - 17 Dec 2017
Kathleen
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Doortje (Dorothea commonly uses her native Dutch name) took excellent care of our dog Chip, our two cats Ashes and Whiskers, and our four chickens. Since

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Winchester, VA, US · 23 Aug - 25 Aug 2017

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Elaine
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Dorothea is able to care for your home in a responsible manner. She is trustworthy and easily accessible should you need input while you are away. She has

House & pet sitting reference · 03 August 2017

About

I am a teacher who has worked for a pet sitting agency the past two Summers. I love animals and have had cats and dogs all my life. I also have had pet birds. I love the outdoors and like to travel off the beaten path especially in areas

Why I want to house sit

I want to house sit because it is a great way to see different parts of the country; residing in a comfy home with the added benefit of furry companions!

My experience

I have worked for a dog walking and pet sitting agency for the past two years. In the Summers and Spring, have had opportunity to do 'over nights' and stay at a client's house for longer periods of time.

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats
  • birdBirds
  • small petSmall pets

Availability

July 2019
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Preferred countries

  • United States

Profile details

Age
65+
Occupation
teacher
Travelling
On my own