Sarah

Writer, teacher and animal lover looking for a quiet place to work.

Madison, WI, US

Reviews (3)

Diane

Sarah is delightful and a perfect house and pet sitter. I will be happy to have her back. She took loving care of my cat and my home was spotless and the

Oakland, CA, US · 06 Sep - 09 Sep 2019
Julie

Sarah was very reliable, communicative & took awesome care of our pet & home! Definitely would recommend.

Oakland, CA, US · 21 Dec 2018 - 02 Jan 2019
Ryan

Sarah was a great house and cat sitter. She was great at communicating and left our house immaculate. We really enjoyed having Sarah at our home while we

Oakland, CA, US · 17 Nov - 25 Nov 2018

References (1)

Amber

Sarah was very responsible in her house-sitting duties and was dependable in the care of our homes. In Ghana, we had a stand-alone house as well as cats

House & pet sitting reference · 12 June 2018

About

I'm a teacher and a writer, originally from Berkeley, California. Two years ago I returned to the States as a fiction fellow at the University of Wisconsin, Madison after thirteen years living and teaching abroad in Togo, Tanzania, Ghana

Why I want to house sit

I'm working on both a collaborative writing project, which allows me to work from anywhere, and my own novel. I need peace and quiet, but writing can be lonely -- and pets are wonderful company! I'm new to international housesitting, but

My experience

As an international school teacher, I've lived in multiple furnished homes in several countries which were mine only for a time. While not traditional housesitting, I've had plenty of experience taking loving care of homes that were not my

Pet care experience

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

Availability

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Preferred countries

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

Profile details

Age
45
Occupation
Writer and teacher
Travelling
On my own