Rustic Charming Mini-Farm in the Blue Ridge Mountains

Black Mountain, NC, US
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We have been very Covid-careful, and would only want a sitter who is the same. I am a self-employed artist, and I frequently travel for my work. On one hand, I like my life-style, but on the other, it's difficult. I really don't like

Home & location

My home is a charming rustic mini-farm on the edge of Black Mountain. Black Mountain is a quaint lovely small town in the heart of the Blue Ridge Mountains, and about 15 minutes from Asheville. Spectacular nature, great food scene, great

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


My dog, Chica, needs to be walked twice a day (ideally, but at least one good one). I have a large fenced-in yard, so she can be outside a good part of the day if the weather isn't severe. She is fed twice a day. I primarily heat my

Meet the pets

  • Chica

    Rescue Dog

    8 years

Sitter feedback (21)


Martha is an artist and her home is full of original pieces of art. I felt right at home in her comfortable, beautiful and quiet house with a big yard to

Stayed · 16 Jul - 17 Jul 2021

We had a wonderful time here. And we loved taking care of Chica! She is calm, quiet, and quite nice to be around. The home is cute and filled with art, not

Stayed · 03 Jun - 10 Jun 2021

Martha created such a relaxed, comfortable, welcoming environment and she and Chica and Isobel were some of the sweetest beings I have ever met. I absolutely

Stayed · 21 May - 22 May 2021

Martha is such a lovely, kind person. This is reflected in her pets too - both are super sweet. I enjoyed this sit so much not just because it allowed me to

Stayed · 23 Sep - 27 Sep 2020

We loved taking care of Chica and Izzy, who are incredibly sweet and so good at communicating! (Pet me! Let me roam the yard! Feed me! Love me!) We felt very

Stayed · 20 Dec 2019 - 03 Jan 2020

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