Elly & Tom

Retired American couple would like to care for your pet and home.

Portage, WI, US

Reviews (6)

Dar

Terrific job. Very clean and organized. Even left pizzas in the freezer! Highly recommended.

Anchorage, AK, US · 18 Jul - 31 Jul 2017
Mary

As promised, Tom and Elly returned in the spring (their second time housesitting for me) to care for my two aging dogs while I traveled for over two weeks

Anchorage, AK, US · 15 Mar - 03 Apr 2017
Virginia

Elly and Tom are fantastic. On very short notice they rushed to meet up with us before our departure for medical issues. This is their second visit and one

Paja Peluda, Panama · 13 Feb - 10 Mar 2017
Mary

Tom and Elly's stay at my place was my first experience with Trusted Housesitters and it was a winner! I spent some time getting to know them via email

Anchorage, AK, US · 08 Oct - 11 Nov 2016
Virginia

Just a note to say we safely arrived back at our tropical paradise to find our house spotlessly clean and kitties well taken care of by our Trusted

Paja Peluda, Panama · 13 Aug - 13 Aug 2016

References (3)

Robin

I am a neighbor of Tom and Elly's and have known them for 12 years. They are completely reliable and thoroughly trustworthy. They are very fond of animals

Character reference · 22 January 2016

About

We retired in July 2015, rented out our house and drove through Central America. We spent a few months in Boquete, Panama and then tried out house sitting. We spent seven weeks on the island paradise of Contadora, Panama and six weeks in

Why we want to house sit

Hotel rooms and small cottages are fine for a few weeks, but house sitting provides the opportunity to feel more at "home." We enjoy all types of animals and were surprised we get bored easily, so enjoy yard work and meeting neighbors.

Our experience

We own a beautiful home on five acres in Wisconsin, US. Over the past 30 years we've remodeled and maintained the home ourselves. Tom has a lot of experience with a chainsaw and I'm great with flowers, vegetables and house plants. When we

Pet care experience

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

Availability

September 2019
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October 2019
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • Australia
  • Costa Rica
  • New Zealand
  • Nicaragua
  • Panama

Profile details

Age
Elly 63 and Tom 62
Occupation
Retired and Retired
Travelling
With a partner