Babbs Mountain Berries

Winchester, VA, US
  • 1dog
  • 2cat


Home & pet owner

Sitter needed:

0-3 applicants


Retired couple looking for occasional house-sitters to look after our dog, Chip, and two indoor cats, Ashes and Whiskers. A neighbor adopted our four chickens, so we no longer have chickens to look after. Duration from two days to two

Home & location

Mountainside rural property with Shenandoah Valley view and seasonal vegetable garden (strawberries, raspberries, blackberries, tomatoes, and an assortment of herbs) near Apple Pie Ridge northwest of historic Winchester, Virginia. Includes

  • House
  • Basic WiFi
  • Family friendly
  • Mountains
  • Countryside
  • Sitters need a car


Feed and exercise our dog Chip -- an energetic 6-year-old medium-size black lab-brindle mix -- a couple of times a day in our large fenced-in yard. Give our two 8-year-old cats Ashes and Whiskers a hug, feed them, and tend to their litter

Meet the pets

  • Chip

    7 years

  • Ashes

    10 years

  • Whiskers

    10 years

Sitter feedback (10)


We had a wonderful time house sitting for David and Kathleen. They are very kind and thoughtful hosts. Their home is warm and comfortable. The pets, Chip

Stayed · 09 May - 11 May 2019

I could not have wished for a better first sit if I tried hard! Kathleen’s and David’s pets are among the sweetest I’ve ever had the pleasure to care for and

Stayed · 13 Mar - 20 Mar 2019

Great Housesit! Kathy & David are great communicators and made us feel very comfortable in their home. They provided in-depth instructions and great info

Stayed · 05 Dec - 12 Dec 2018

Great housesit! Well-behaved animals and friendly, organized homeowners.

Stayed · 08 Oct - 12 Oct 2018

This was our 2nd sit for the Gilberts and even better than the 1st. We love their beautiful and interesting home in the gorgeous Shenandoah Valley

Stayed · 19 Jul - 22 Jul 2018

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