House sitting, animal care, and garden care

Santa Cruz, CA, US
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We are a family of five heading out of town for vacation and are looking for an individual, couple, or family to stay at our home. We have multiple pets who live with us, with our 5 year old Boxer mix requiring the most attention. We also

Home & location

Santa Cruz has a ton of things to do. We have world class surfing beaches, the famous Beach Boardwalk, miles and miles of hiking trails, the Santa Cruz wharf, a very colorful downtown, and numerous fantastic restaurants and wineries. We

  • House
  • High-speed WiFi
  • Family friendly
  • Beach
  • Mountains
  • City
  • Use of car included


Strike needs to be fed twice a day and have access to his water bowl outside. Strike loves to go for long walks and he also does well at the local dog park and dog beach. Our two cats live outdoors and in the garage, so they just need

Meet the pets

  • Strike

    5 years

  • Lulu

    8 years

  • Dottie

    8 years

Sitter feedback (9)


This is an amazing place to sit. The family is wonderful and Strike and the kitties are so fun and easy to be with. Strike is full of personality and

Stayed · 11 Aug - 19 Aug 2019
Megan and Alexander

We thoroughly enjoyed our time taking care of Strike and the kitties in Kristine and Josh's beautiful home in a fantastic walkable location in Santa Cruz

Stayed · 04 Jul - 07 Jul 2019

Josh and Kristine we’re very welcoming as soon as we arrived. Their dog strike is well behaved and incredibly sweet. The two cats in the garage I didn’t get

Stayed · 24 May - 27 May 2019

Oh, my gosh, I have never felt so comfortable in a home in all my years. Kristine and her family were welcoming and generous, sharing their furry family

Stayed · 04 Jul - 08 Jul 2018

Kristine was extremely welcoming and accommodating. Our stay in their lovely home In the heart of Santa Cruz was perfect! Their animals brought joy to us and

Stayed · 08 Jun - 10 Jun 2018

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