Gretchen

Happy, adventurous animal lover

Powell, WY, US

Reviews (2)

Sarah

Gretchen was wonderful! I was kind of last minute setting it up but she rolled with it. She was able to arrive evening prior to my trip so we could overlap

Anacortes, WA, US · 06 Sep - 08 Sep 2019
Terri

I, and more importantly, my dog Idaho loved Gretchen. She met over the phone, and stayed in contact prior to her arrival, and she gave me regular updates

Salt Lake City, UT, US · 26 Apr - 29 Apr 2019

References (2)

Bob

I understand that my good friend of 12+ years, Gretchen, has applied to be part of a house / pet sitting program. She would be an excellent candidate. I have

Character reference · 09 March 2019

About

I recently retired early after 30+ years working as a medical technologist Now I’m enjoying having more time to travel both in the US and abroad. I love hiking, snowshoeing, camping , and cycling; I also enjoy reading, cooking, and eating

Why I want to house sit

This will be a great opportunity to spend time with dogs, since I so miss having one of my own (my last labrador died of cancer and my heart isn't quite ready yet...). I enjoy exploring new places and settling into one neighborhood and

My experience

I’ve always loved animals and have adopted (or been adopted by) pets my whole adult life. I became the unofficial pet sitter for coworkers and have given meds to many animals. I've volunteered at the local shelter to walk dogs and play with

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish

Availability

October 2019
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November 2019
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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
60
Occupation
Former medical technologist
Travelling
On my own