Karen & Thomas

Enthusiastic, energetic, caretakers, let us provide you the peace of mind while you

Seattle, WA, US

Reviews (9)

Melissa

Karen and her partner Tom are the gold standard for pet and home sitters. When they arrived at our home, they graciously kept our toddler entertained until

Manhattan, KS, US · 20 May - 12 Aug 2019
Marilyn

Again, we were very impressed with Karen and Tom for the third dog sit. The previous one had some power outages and this one had some wind storms to deal

Ladysmith, BC, Canada · 16 Feb - 19 Mar 2019
Penny

Excellent! Highly recommend! Karen kept in touch with us while we were away. We totally enjoyed having them stay . Our home was so clean when we returned and

Sequim, WA, US · 23 Jan - 08 Feb 2019
Marilyn

Karen and Tom were our dog sitters for another trip in October and they are still the best. They are well organized, thoughtful, and real animal lovers! The

Ladysmith, BC, Canada · 14 Dec 2018 - 31 Jan 2019
Audrey

Karen and Tom house sat for us for 6 weeks while we were in S.America. They arrived the night before we left and we had an opportunity to get to know each

Rossland, BC, Canada · 05 Nov - 10 Dec 2018

About

I retired from the Diplomatic arena (2016) and the United States Government position I held for 30 years and my husband retired from his Soil Scientist Position in Jan 2018 and we are now completely free to combine our love of pets, travel

Why we want to house sit

I lived and worked overseas for more than 20 years but we are unable to have any pets in our current circumstances (traveling and relocating) and so truly miss the joy and companionship of a dog or cat (or several of each) around the house

Our experience

My husband and I love dogs and cats (and all little "critters") and have rescued 3 special needs and older dalmatians in the last 5 years. We absolutely love the large dogs and enjoy walking (2-4 miles a day), but we have a special place

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • 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

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

Profile details

Age
Karen 61 and Thomas 62
Occupation
Retired Diplomat and Retired Soil Scientist
Travelling
With a partner