Updated Pennsylvania farmhouse with adorable pets & swimming

Allentown, PA, US
  • 2dog
  • 1cat


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


My husband Jimmy and I are happily retired with one cat and 2 dogs (friendly, sweet, and mostly undemanding) and love to travel and bicycle, enjoy food from around the world, cook and garden. I'm a former elementary school librarian and my

Home & location

Our house is located in Center Valley, a quiet suburban area just 10 minutes from a shopping center featuring Starbucks, several excellent restaurants, and a 16 screen movie theater. We're also about 10 minutes from the city of Allentown in

  • House
  • Disabled access
  • High-speed WiFi
  • Mountains
  • City
  • Countryside
  • Sitters need a car


George the cat is an indoor/outdoor guy and mostly uses the great outdoors as his WC (via a cat door). We do have an auxiliary litter box (in the garage) which he mostly uses during cold weather. Besides scooping the litter every 3-4 days

Meet the pets

  • Hank

    7 years

  • Harry

    6 years

  • George

    3 years

Sitter feedback (12)


Lee and I thoroughly enjoyed our time at Jan and Jimmy’s lovely home with their adorable dogs Hank and Harry and their cat George. Their pets were some of

Stayed · 24 Apr - 29 Apr 2019

Jan and Jimmy were very welcoming to their interesting and cozy home. Hank and Harry were reliably well behaved affectionate dogs and were great off lead in

Stayed · 19 Nov - 25 Nov 2018

Jan and Jimmy, We LOVED this housesit. Your boys are great, very loving! Hank and Harry are very well behaved pups. They really like their walks and

Stayed · 21 Oct - 29 Oct 2018

This was such a wonderful house/pet sit. A lovely welcoming storybook home set in a quiet wooded area with amazing hospitable hosts. We spent a delightful

Stayed · 12 Oct - 15 Oct 2018

Jan and Jimmy were the most gracious hosts. We felt right at home the whole time. The information before and during the housesit was exceptional. Harry and

Stayed · 10 Sep - 21 Sep 2018

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