House sit at peaceful acreage in the Okanagan Valley

Oliver, BC, Canada
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Marianne
Home & pet owner

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Introduction

We are looking for caring house sitters who can look after our pets and our home. This is a peaceful and beautiful place to spend a few weeks or months, with a good chance of wildlife sightings - mostly deer, but sometimes coyotes or very

Home & location

The Okanagan Valley is the fruit-growing and wine area of British Columbia. It is known for its hot summers with abundant sunshine. The winters are relatively mild with low snowfall in the valley. There are two ski hills within relatively

  • House
  • High-speed WiFi
  • Mountains
  • Countryside
  • Sitters need a car
  • Use of car included

Responsibilities

The horses require minimal care as they are on a large acreage and stay out all year round. They require feeding with hay once daily in winter months (Nov or Dec through March), and the water trough needs to be topped up every few days

Meet the pets

  • Bear

    11 years

  • Suki

    3 years

  • Tandi

    2 years

  • Nandi

    Appaloosa

    25 years

  • Randver

    Icelandic Horse

    23 years

Sitter feedback (11)

Karenlee

Best sit imaginable looking after home and pets for Marianne and Stu. The dogs . . . how we will miss them! They are well-trained, fit and happy. Bear is

Stayed · 16 Feb - 24 Mar 2020
Barry

We have just finished our house sit for Marianne and Stuart. This is the second sit we have done for them it was great to go back again. They are a wonderful

Stayed · 22 Oct - 14 Nov 2019
Marianne

A 5 star housesit! We like to thank Marianne and Stuart fort his great opportunity of housesitting in Canada. We had a wonderful time in Oliver. The dogs are

Stayed · 22 Sep - 27 Sep 2019
Sandra

What a very wonderful house sit this was for me! I have absolutely no regrets. So relaxing and peaceful away from all the hustle and bustle, but also only a

Stayed · 10 Apr - 18 Apr 2019
Keith

Marianne & Stu were great to work with. Very welcoming and gracious hosts. We fell in love with their dogs Bear and Suki and enjoyed walking and playing with

Stayed · 22 Dec 2018 - 05 Mar 2019

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