Funky but charming cottage; care for 3 cats, in Palo Alto

Palo Alto, CA, US
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I am a recently widowed owner of 3 cats. I plan to travel in the future and anticipate needing care for them. In-home seemed more desirable than boarding them. I have a separate studio building in my back yard where I make art. That and

Home & location

This is a funky old cottage part of which survived the 1908 earthquake. Not your luxury destination but all the normal amenities and oodles of charm. Walking distance to restaurants, grocery stores, the train station, a library and parks

  • House
  • Basic WiFi
  • Family friendly
  • City
  • Sitters need a car


I would expect the cats to be gathered in around dinner time and fed. They are outdoor cats but I keep them inside at night as we have coyotes in the neighborhood at times. In the morning they are fed again and let out for the day. I

Meet the pets

  • Shadow

    Russian Blue

    6 years

  • Missy

    6 years

  • Lucky Tripod

    5 years

Sitter feedback (1)


My husband Ryan did this housesit and he tremendously enjoyed staying at Karen’s house! She is a wonderful lady, very kind and very nice. Her house was

Stayed · 24 Jul - 01 Aug 2021

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