My name is Ruby and everyone agrees that I am a gem :-)

Victoria, BC, Canada
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We are empty nesters in our fifties that found our home too quiet. The kids moved out and our beloved family dog passed away. It was as though our home had lost its heartbeat. In February 2016 Ruby bounded into our lives. We rescued her at

Home & location

Our home is tucked away in an area of Victoria that many people do not know exists. The area has lots of trees and hills, and is very close to the ocean. Our home was built in 1940 and has been renovated but is still a work in progress

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


When looking for sitters Ruby is our main priority, although we do hope the home will be in the same shape it was when we left. Ruby is full of love and a zest for life! Ruby needs two 1 hour walks plus a short one each day, going on a

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  • Ruby

    5 years

Sitter feedback (12)


We had an absolutely perfect stay with Ruby in Victoria! Sue and David were very clear with their care instructions and also provided many local tips for

Stayed · 27 Jan - 27 Feb 2020

I had a really great time taking care of Ruby, a beautiful and smart dog, and a great hiker. She and I hiked the Coast Trail at East Sooke Regional Park, and

Stayed · 07 Dec - 14 Dec 2019

I was fortunate enough to housesit David & Sues home and adorable pooch Ruby. Nestled in a lovely quiet area their home was extremely comfortable & fully

Stayed · 29 Jul - 31 Jul 2019

Lovely house sit with an amazing dog Ruby! She was so sweet, smart and easy. This house sit is located a few short minutes from downtown Victoria in a lovely

Stayed · 23 May - 27 May 2019

We had such a wonderful time at Sue and David's! Their home is clean, spacious, and very comfortable. Sue made us lovely Salmon dinners on our arrival and on

Stayed · 16 Jan - 16 Feb 2019

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