Sitters for large adobe home near Old Town in Albuquerque, New

Albuquerque, NM, US
  • 4dog
  • 1reptile


Home & pet owner
Currently no sitter needed
Currently no sitter needed


We are Grant and Paula, semi-retired professors at University of New Mexico. We are looking for sitters for summer 2019, beginning some time between May 15 and June 1, until about September 15.

Home & location

Large classic New Mexico adobe home on a spacious, shady lot under cottonwood trees, ina quiet neighborhood just 1.5 miles north of the museums and attractions of Old Town Albuquerque. 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, study, living room, and central

  • House
  • Basic WiFi
  • Mountains
  • Countryside


Feeding and easy care for a desert tortoise and perhaps 1 dog; regular watering of outdoor planters and fruit trees; mostly xeriscape landscaping, no lawns; basic yard work and housekeeping.

Meet the pets

  • Katy

    Rescue Dog

    17 years

  • Daisy Mae

    Rescue Dog

    9 years

  • Ruby

    Rescue Dog

    5 years

  • dog

    1 year

  • Rulon

    12 years

Sitter feedback (7)


Grant and Paula’s house was lovely and the dogs were awesome. I received great instruction as to the house and pups. Would sit again!

Stayed · 28 Dec 2018 - 04 Jan 2019

Grant and Paula and their 4 furbabies have a beautiful New Mexican home in Albuquerque. They left a nice, detailed information sheet with everybody’s needs

Stayed · 03 Dec - 05 Dec 2018

Imagine how thrilled we were to be back in Albuquerque and see Grant and Paula needed a sitter for their home and pets. We sat for them before, where we both

Stayed · 09 Oct - 12 Oct 2018

We stayed at Grant and Paula's house for 6 nights whilst looking after their 4 wonderful dogs, and even their tortoise! The dogs; Bluebell, Daisy Mae, Katie

Stayed · 10 Mar - 18 Mar 2018

We had a wonderful time on our sit at Grant and Paula's place. They were communicative and welcoming, and we enjoyed their beautiful, artistic home and

Stayed · 25 May - 23 Aug 2017

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