Joan M

Active and responsible animal lover and home/garden steward.

Port Townsend, WA, US
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Reviews (20)

katie

Joan was a wonderful housesitter! She took great care of our two cats sending us daily updates. I really appreciated the peace of mind she provided us. The

Port Townsend, WA, US · 26 Feb - 01 Mar 2020
Colleen

Joan clearly loves all animals and mine loved her back. I came home to Happy well cared for pets.

Progreso, Mexico · 08 Feb - 15 Feb 2020
Edward

Oh My! What a wonderful sitter, Joan is the ultimate house and pet sitter, if anyone wants a lot of TLC for their beloved pets and the extra care that Joan

Kent, WA, US · 24 Jan - 29 Jan 2020
Michelle

Joan ended up being a housesitter rather than a house/dogsitter, because my beloved Dora died just prior to her scheduled sit, but I asked her to come

Santa Fe, NM, US · 08 Jan - 17 Jan 2020
Carol

Having Joan taking care of our home and bird family filled us with confidence. Joan took the time to visit with us previous to the sit, to go over the

    Port Townsend, WA, US · 21 Nov - 05 Dec 2019

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    Jim

    Joan Marian Broughton did a wonderful job taking care of our house and dog while we were gone for 10 days in July. She was very reliable and walked the dog

    House & pet sitting reference · 29 November 2017

    About

    Hello! It is 2021 and I am fully vaccinated but my traveling days are postponed while I care for my adult son who has FTD dementia and aphasia. He has lived with me since April 2020. I look forward to returning to home and pet sitting at

    Why I want to house sit

    I want to continue traveling and experiencing diversity in where and how people live in the world. I’m comfortable traveling and living solo with time for writing and reading, sketching, yoga and meditation while caring responsibly for

    My experience

    I have owned homes, raised children and cared for and loved many pets; large and small dogs, cats, birds, fish, chickens, hamsters, guinea pigs and mice. I am comfortable with horses and other livestock, mucking out stalls and grooming. I

    Pet care experience

    • Dogs
    • Cats
    • Horses
    • Fish
    • Poultry
    • Livestock
    • Birds
    • Small pets

    Availability

    December 2021
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    Preferred countries

    • Australia
    • French Polynesia
    • Japan
    • New Zealand
    • Philippines

    Profile details

    Age
    65+
    Occupation
    Writer/Artist, retired manager