House, cat and seasonal garden

Gabriola, BC, Canada
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Rosemary
Home & pet owner

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Introduction

We are an older retired couple with a cat, lots of houseplants and a large garden, on little Gabriola Island. We travel a few times a year and need a cat and houseplant carer for those times and in the summer, someone who will care for

Home & location

Quiet area with forest across street and next door. House is easy-care on one level and has a large workshop. There is a private patio with a fireplace and BBQ. We have solar panels but they don't need any attention. Ocean is a couple

  • House
  • High-speed WiFi
  • Beach
  • Countryside
  • Sitters need a car

Responsibilities

Care for affectionate cat and houseplants year 'round; plus a great deal of garden watering in summer months. The gardens are large and rambling, but need regular attention so a couple might be best during those times. We expect sitters

Meet the pets

  • Mimieux

    7 years

Sitter feedback (4)

Olwen

Rosemary and Dave have a lovely home on beautiful Gabriola Island on Canada's west coast. It was a peaceful 2 weeks enjoying their exuberant garden, the

Stayed · 27 Jul - 10 Aug 2020
Glen

We had a great time on Gabriola Island and it was so nice to stay in such a peaceful spot. Mimieux is a very gentle cat so easy to look after. If you’ve

Stayed · 21 Sep - 03 Oct 2019
Lori

I absolutely enjoyed house sitting for Dave andRosemary, their home is a gardeners delight, Mimieux their cat was so sweet. Dave and Rosemary's home was Cosy

Stayed · 23 Jul - 12 Aug 2018
Bethia

I had a wonderful time house-sitting for Rosemary and Dave. They invited me to come a couple of days early and they put a lot of effort into showing me

Stayed · 14 Jan - 30 Jan 2018

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