Karen

Semi-retired pharmacist seeking house sitting opportunities in United Kingdom, Europe

Carlsborg, WA, US

Reviews (4)

Aishling

Karen is a truly amazing lady and was 100% reliable and trustworthy as our house and pet sitter. She has a lovely calm disposition which is comforting and I

Sutton, Ireland · 06 Apr - 17 Apr 2018
Sally J.

I can't imagine a better choice for a pet sitter. Karen took great care of my Doodle Daisy, kept the kitchen clean and tidy, even washed her sheets and

Port Townsend, WA, US · 27 Apr - 30 Apr 2017
Beatrice

To whom it may concern. Karen Nelson came to house-sit for us for two weeks while we went to France in April 2016. Karen provided great support and love

Greystones, Ireland · 10 May - 10 May 2016
Paula

Karen came for four days to look after my cat. She bonded with him and did a great job. My house was left spotless too. I would have her house sit for

Victoria, BC, Canada · 08 Jan - 08 Jan 2016

References (2)

Lisa & Steve

Karen house/pet sat for us last fall. We were gone a week and were very pleased upon our return. We have 2 dachshunds who are elderly, one who needed meds

House & pet sitting reference · 23 January 2015

About

I am Karen, a mature, reliable, mostly retired pharmacist. I love traveling and enjoy nature and walking holidays. I have a quiet lifestyle and love books and animals. I am married, but my husband dislikes traveling, usually preferring

Why I want to house sit

I like to experience and get to know a new community as a temporary local rather than as a tourist based in a hotel. And having the company of pets makes the experience that much better!

My experience

I am a homeowner/pet owner myself (Irish Terrier/Australian Shepherd mix and cat), so I will take care of your home and pets as if they were my own. Early in my career, I spent 3 years as a traveling contract pharmacist. I often house sat

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats

Availability

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Preferred countries

  • Canada
  • Czech Republic
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • Germany
  • Iceland

Profile details

Age
62
Occupation
Pharmacist
Travelling
On my own