Jon

Quiet, laid-back retired editor

Walla Walla, WA, US

Reviews (1)

Mary

We were lucky to find such a careful, good humored and conscientious house and cat sitter as Jon. We so appreciated that he was willing to drive here and

Beaverton, OR, US · 16 Oct - 21 Oct 2019

References (1)

Joel

I have known Jon for 14 years and have been in his home on several occasions. His home has always been clean and neat. Jon is principled, thoughtful

Character reference · 22 July 2019

About

I'm a retired newspaper writer & editor, widowed, and enjoy the opportunities that travel provides to see new places and experience new cultures and communities. I grew up & always lived in rural areas, so I'm comfortable with all kinds of

Why I want to house sit

I love experiencing a place as something of a local. I appreciate how travel broadens the mind by giving you a new perspective on people, places and ideas. My wife & I had cats during nearly all of our marriage, and I would enjoy being

My experience

About a year ago I did house-sitting for some friends for a week, and it was not difficult. I knew them and their cat, so that may be why it seemed almost effortless. Also, my wife and I participated in Friendship Force exchanges, where we

Pet care experience

  • Cats

Availability

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

Preferred countries

  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Canada
  • Denmark
  • Estonia
  • Faroe Islands

Profile details

Age
65+
Occupation
retired writer and editor
Travelling
On my own