Catherine & Mark

Professional couple who adore all animals. Working remotely while traveling the USA.

Portland, OR, US
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Jeffrey
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We recently had the sincere privilege of having Cate an Mark stay in our home to watch our miniature poodle, Chuckie, and our Boxer, Tank. These 2 were

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Gig Harbor, WA, US · 25 Feb - 07 Mar 2022
Tiffany
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How can we even put into words how amazing our experience was?! We are so grateful Cate & Mark came into our lives - our trip wouldn't have been the same

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East Nashville, TN, US · 15 May - 15 Dec 2021
Carole and Mark
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Mark and Kate are "over the top" pet sitters. They sent love pics of our kitties every day (not requested) and left our home sparkling clean with a ready

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Desert Hot Springs, CA, US · 21 Apr - 30 Apr 2021
Anna
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BEST dog sitters ever!! Only complaint...they were so good now I fear I’ll never find another sitter like Cate and Mark. Extremely reliable, quick to respond

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San Diego, CA, US · 09 Apr - 19 Apr 2021
Jacqueline
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I just had Cate and Mark in to watch my older Havanese pooches, Georgie and Chubby. They couldn't have been better. When I got back home, the dogs acted

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Manhattan Beach, CA, US · 03 Apr - 09 Apr 2021

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Joe
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Mark and Cate house sat for us from March 19, 2019 through June 9, 2019. Our primary concern during our absence was for our two pets, a dog and a cat, both

House & pet sitting reference · 29 June 2019

About

Hello, we are Cate (47) and Mark (46). We are a married, non-smoking, professional couple from Australia who are now permanent residents in the United States. We lived in Chicago for almost six years, and for the last two years we have been

Why we want to house sit

Initially we were drawn to house-sitting to spend time with new furry friends while seeing more of North America. We adore animals, and we are really enjoying the different personalities of each animal we get to care and spend time with. We

Our experience

We have undertaken a number of house-sitting assignments ranging from a single cat in Portland to a farm in Tennessee with 8 donkeys, 9 cats, 26 chickens, 2 dogs and 2 rabbits. We are experienced in maintaining pets' routines

Pet care experience

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

Availability

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Preferred countries

  • Canada
  • United States

Profile details

Age
Catherine 48 and Mark 47
Occupation
Sustainable textile designer and University Writer/Researcher
Travelling
With a partner