August

Full-time author with a full-time eye on your home

Seattle, WA, US

Reviews (5)

Laurie

August was lovely and took great care of our labradoodle Bailey. Bailey adored her and we’d happily have her back in the future!

Vancouver, BC, Canada · 27 Jul - 04 Aug 2019
Nancy

August sat for me a second time this year as she was such a blessing on the first visit. August has a calm energy that she brings to her house sits that I

Cloverdale, BC, Canada · 09 Jul - 19 Jul 2019
Sheryl

August was easy to communicate with, professional and took great care of my cats and my home. I would highly recommend.

Portland, OR, US · 25 Mar - 30 Mar 2019
Nancy

From the first time August contacted me about my request for someone to sit for my dogs I was comfortable about the arrangement. I was able to chat with her

Cloverdale, BC, Canada · 21 Feb - 28 Feb 2019
Megan

August was great, it was a short stay but she was responsive in coordinating prior to the sit, arrives on time and was flexible. She kept me up to date too

Seattle, WA, US · 30 Jan - 01 Feb 2019

References (3)

Sarah

August took extra good care of my two cats who do NOT get along. She kept them separate without any incidents, meaning No Fights. Amazing. On one trip, they

House & pet sitting reference · 05 January 2019

About

A professor of English and Writing, I am currently on sabbatical completing my third novel. As an animal lover with myriad housesitting experience, I am enjoying steeping in my creative universe and living somewhat of a monkish life before

Why I want to house sit

It has been a calling of mine to care for others' homes and animals, as I simply love meeting new pets and caring for them with all my heart. Housesitting is an excellent opportunity to do this, as my love of travel and exploration often

My experience

My housesitting career began in college when, during office hours, my English professor asked me to look after her pug and home while she was out of town. As an animal lover and writer, I recall my immediate enthusiasm at being trusted with

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Small pets

Availability

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Preferred countries

  • Canada
  • United States

Profile details

Age
36
Occupation
Author completing novel
Travelling
On my own