Heather & Stephen

Attentive & engaged travellers

Halifax, NS, Canada
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Reviews (4)

Elizabeth
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Heather and Stephen are great! They were very communicative before and during the stay. They took great care of my home and pups. I would welcome them

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Austin, TX, US · 24 December - 29 Dec 2019
Lynne
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Heather and Steve are simply WONDERFUL pet and house sitters. We were so happy to have them stay at our home for two weeks and wished we could have spent

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Asheville, NC, US · 13 December - 27 Dec 2018
Brian
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Heather and Stephen were wonderful: communicative, thoughtful, responsible, kind, and friendly from the first introductory call until after the stay watching

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Boston, MA, US · 15 December - 27 Dec 2017
Kevin & Sheila
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Heather and Stephen did an excellent job. They were conscientious and cared well for both our cat, Mr. Darcy, and our home. We'd be happy to have them sit

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Montpellier, France · 12 February - 15 Mar 2017

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Elaine and Bill
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We have known Heather and Steve for 10 years. We met them through our sailing club and got to know them at various social events in our community. Heather

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About

Have laptop; want to travel. I am a freelance writer/editor and my husband, Steve, is a university professor. We are empty nesters (60 and 64) who have downsized from a Cape Cod in the country to a condo in the city of Halifax, Nova

Why we want to house sit

We both have a bit of insatiable wanderlust when it comes to exploring new environs—and also feel a little ungrounded without animals, which makes house and pet sitting a perfect fit for us. We currently work remotely and therefore have the

Our experience

We have looked after pets and homes for friends, family and beyond on numerous occasions. One of our neighbours, Eva, has a Yorkshire terrier and a Sheltie, who are both blind. Last year she had been looking forward to a two-week trip to

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats
  • poultryPoultry
  • farmLivestock
  • birdBirds
  • small-petsSmall pets

Availability

March 2022
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Netherlands

Profile details

Age
Heather 60 and Stephen 64
Occupation
Writer and university professor
Travelling
With a partner