House/Cat Sitting in Lovely, Tree-lined neighborhood in Oakland

Oakland, CA, US
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Deborah (Riffi is nickname)
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Introduction

Hello. We are a retired couple, and we love to travel. Our cat (sometimes called "dawg") pretty much owns us. He's a very nice and funny fellow, and is so sociable that we don't want to leave him alone for more than a couple of days. We

Home & location

Our home is in Oakland, although the mailing address is Piedmont. It is walking distance from restaurants, shops, etc. along Piedmont Avenue. With social distancing due to Corona Virus, most restaurants are carryout only, but shops are

  • House
  • High-speed WiFi
  • City
  • Sitters need a car

Responsibilities

For Cosmo: feed, play with, brush, love, clean litter. Also, refill bird feeders and clean bird bath as needed. Bring in mail daily, and water indoor plants (not that many) weekly.

Meet the pets

  • Cosmo

    5 years

Sitter feedback (5)

Melissa

Cosmo was a joy to look after for Riffi & Rick and we miss him terribly already! He is one of the coolest cats you’ll ever meet! He followed us around the

Stayed · 27 Mar - 03 Apr 2021
Dianna

Sometimes words can’t seem to capture quite right the experience you have. And this is one of those times. I only hope that my effort to capture it comes

Stayed · 09 Feb - 12 Feb 2021
Autumn

Cosmo the cat is such a joy - friendly, placid, affectionate, playful - I loved my time with him. Riffi & Rick are very conscious and considerate owners

Stayed · 01 Aug - 20 Aug 2020
Marissa

Such a great sit! Ideal location. Cosmo is very affectionate, and Riffi and Rick are as kind as can be. Highly recommended!

Stayed · 23 Jan - 30 Jan 2020
Kate

Rick and Riffi are wonderful hosts. We HIGHLY recommend that you housesit for them. Their cat is one of the friendliest, domesticated cats we've ever met

Stayed · 18 Sep - 15 Oct 2018

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