Historic Home, Close to Nature, Food & Drink

Smyrna, DE, US
  • 4


Home & pet owner

Sitter needed:



I'm a web designer and manage the web dept. for a small New Jersey tech company. I work from home most the time but the dogs are used to being alone, so you can feel comfortable going out. I lived in Philadelphia PA for many years but

Home & location

My house is a historic building about 200 years old. It's called "The Academy" because it was a girl's academy before the town had public schools. One half was the school and the other half, which I live in, was the head mistress's home. I

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


Though I now have 4 dogs, I consider them pretty easy to care for. There are no special needs though there can be a competition for getting the prime spot on your lap! I have a large, fenced in yard so you only have to let them out to take

Meet the pets

  • Gizmo

    11 years

  • Sheba

    American Pit Bull Terrier

    5 years

  • Penny Gumdrop


    4 years

  • Dash


    8 years

Sitter feedback (1)


Colleen’s 4 dogs were the most affectionate and snuggly dogs I’ve ever met. If you have any reservations about sitting for a pitbull, you can put them aside

Stayed · 25 Sep - 27 Sep 2019

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