Babbs Mountain Berries

Winchester, VA, US
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Home & pet owner

Sitter needed:



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

    8 years

  • Ashes

    11 years

  • Whiskers

    11 years

Sitter feedback (13)


We had a wonderful housesit for Dave and Kathy's animals. They are all very sweet and easy to take care of. Chip absolutely loves to take walks everyday

Stayed · 22 Jan - 28 Jan 2020

The few days at Katlheen and David's house were a great experience. Welcoming owners, 1 beautiful house in a magnificent setting. Chip, 1 energetic dog with

Stayed · 26 Aug - 29 Aug 2019

We really enjoyed our stay at Dave and Kathy's house. We fell in love with Chip very quickly after we arrived, what a great dog! The cats were sweet

Stayed · 13 Jul - 18 Jul 2019

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

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