Alan

Recently retired and looking for house-sits around the world

Friday Harbor, WA, US
15 Reviews

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Reviews (15)

Kristin

Alan was a great house sitter. He was easy to communicate with, reliable and respectful of our home. The cats seemed to enjoy his company and were well cared

Seattle, WA, US · 24 Oct - 27 Oct 2020
Lynn

Alan was great at communicating with me. I really appreciated that he was even flexible in the dates of the sit, as my travels were influenced by the fires

Mukilteo, WA, US · 17 Sep - 23 Sep 2020
Lisa

We were very comfortable having Alan stay in our home with Monte and Theo while we were away for the weekend. It was very last minute and we were pleasantly

Portland, OR, US · 06 Aug - 09 Aug 2020
Sedora

It was a real pleasure having Alan stay and look after my cat and home. He's a very good communicator and in working out the schedule details, he was

Seattle, WA, US · 27 Nov - 30 Nov 2019
Penelope

I was very impressed with Alan, he is a very pleasant and interesting man. Alan arrived the day before I left so I had some time with him to explain where

Bonlieu, France · 09 Oct - 18 Oct 2019

References (1)

Ken

Alan is a retired professional who has traveled extensively. I know him to be extremely reliable, very intelligent and precise. I have known him for years

Character reference · 20 December 2018

About

I recently retired from a position as a computer specialist at a university marine science laboratory. I began my career studying physics then morphed from researcher to teacher. Eventually I made another change back into the university

Why I want to house sit

Now that I have retired I look forward to spending a good part of each year in locations other than my very nice home without breaking the bank on hotels. I anticipate staying in one place for more than a night and up to a month or two so

My experience

Over the years I have owned several homes and have had multiple pets. I have cared for many friends' homes while they were away . Now I have lots of freedom in retirement since my last pet died of natural causes and I do not currently plan

Pet care experience

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

Availability

December 2020
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January 2021
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra

Profile details

Age
65+
Occupation
Senior Computer Specialist