It doesn't get any better than this! 6 beautiful rural acres, new

Austin, TX, US
  • 2dog
  • 1cat
  • poultry
  • farm animal

Dates

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

This is a beautiful, 6 acre fenced property within an easy ride to everything Austin, Texas is famous for: music, two-stepping, great food. 10 minutes from the Colorado river with available canoe. We are retirees who raise chickens and

Home & location

House is located at the end of a long, gated driveway in the middle of 6 beautiful acres. Large pond for fishing on property. House is 2 years old and nicely finished: 2 bedrooms (1 master, 1 guest with double pull-out, and one room with

  • House
  • Disabled access
  • Basic WiFi
  • Family friendly
  • City
  • Countryside
  • Sitters need a car
  • Suitable for couples

Responsibilities

Two senior dogs with access to fenced back yard via dog door. They still love a walk every day. One cat, Daisy, who likes to go outside sometimes. Feed and water flock of 25 chickens and 5 guineas. Birds are let out of runs around 2 pm

Meet the pets

  • Taco

    14 years

  • Ellie

    9 years

  • Daisy

    2 years

  • poultry

  • farm animal

Sitter feedback (6)

Ashley

Great experience! Eileen walked me through the animal care routine before she left and gave me written instructions. We communicated while she was away and

Stayed · 19 Nov - 23 Nov 2018
Morgan

Wow, what a great house-sit! Taco, Ellie, Florence the Pig, Gregory the Guinea Hen and the rest of the flock were a pleasure to care for. Oh yeah, those

Stayed · 05 Oct - 08 Oct 2018
Mickie

I had a great time sitting for Eileen. Her dogs, Taco and Ellie are so sweet and low maintenance, they just need food and attention. Food and care routines

Stayed · 20 Sep - 24 Sep 2018
Susan

Eileen is great! She went out of her way to make me comfortable in her home and when her guinea hen had tiny little keets, she stepped me through setting up

Stayed · 03 Jul - 10 Jul 2018
Liesl

Unfortunately the sit was not a good experience.

Stayed · 20 Nov - 25 Nov 2017

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