Country Living in the Bluffs of Southeast Minnesota

Lanesboro, MN, US
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Home & pet owner
Currently no sitter needed
Currently no sitter needed


We are retired veterinarians who travel frequently. We are looking for someone who enjoys country living and is willing to fill our birdfeeders and feed hay to our mini pony and mini donkey.

Home & location

We live in a large, open floor plan home built in 1991 on a thirty-acre farm located 3 miles from Lanesboro Minnesota. The rolling bluffs and rivers are picturesque from every window. The house has two bedrooms that are available with

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


We have a mini pony and a mini donkey who roam our pasture and need to have a couple of flakes of hay fed to them daily during the winter. They are usually self-sufficient but they enjoy occasional human contact and peppermint treats

Meet the pets

  • Penny

    Miniature Horse

    12 years

  • Nikki (donkey)

    14 years

Sitter feedback (4)


Linda is a fantastic homeowner to work with. No matter where they were traveling, her communication was prompt. She is so very kind and appreciative, and

Stayed · 12 Mar - 20 Mar 2019

Wow! What a great experience! The home was extremely inviting and warm. Great amenities, gorgeous surroundings and storybook downtown. The animals were

Stayed · 19 Feb - 07 Mar 2019

Gorgeous setting, easy pet care I was fortunate enough to sit for Linda and Tom again. Once again, I was able to enjoy their beautiful home and

Stayed · 21 Nov - 15 Dec 2018

If you are fortunate enough to sit for Linda and Tom, do not hesitate to do so. They are well-traveled, super interesting, and are kind and generous. Their

Stayed · 28 Oct - 09 Nov 2018

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