Salome, the Bengal sweetheart

South Amherst, MA, US
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I am a professor of voice in the department of Music and Dance at UMass, Amherst. I currently have just the one bengal cat at home. She is strictly indoors, but there is a very large cat enclosure for her outside, with a cat door entrance

Home & location

Amherst is part of the 5-College area in the Pioneer Valley. There are lots of great eating places between here and Northampton. A lovely bike trail connects the two towns as well as Rte. 9. Parking is not a problem at my house and there is

  • House
  • High-speed WiFi
  • Family friendly
  • Mountains
  • City
  • Countryside
  • Sitters need a car


Salome needs feeding twice daily. She also needs the kitty box scooped twice daily and cleaned thoroughly every other week. She is still playful at 7 years old, and there are lots of toys and game routines she enjoys (and demands!) Other

Meet the pets

  • Salome

    8 years

Sitter feedback (6)


Thank you Marjorie and Salome for a wonderful visit! Salome was so affectionate and a joy to sit. She has a wonderful enclosed outdoor area and could not be

Stayed · 28 May - 01 Jun 2021

The cat, Salome, was worth meeting ... communicative, curious, sweet, gorgeous fur, athletic, and very happy to have cuddles during Netflix. We were only

Stayed · 31 Dec 2019 - 02 Jan 2020

This was my 2nd time at Marjorie's home, and life with Salome is grand. Marjorie's home is very comfortable both in New England summers and winter. She has

Stayed · 15 Dec - 29 Dec 2019

Marjorie is clear with her instructions and her house is comfortable and quiet. Terrific air-conditioning! The house is located close to everything, but is

Stayed · 12 Aug - 18 Aug 2019

This was a great experience. Marjorie was clear in instructions and thoughtful in making my stay a pleasant one. Salome is a sweet cat with a loud purr who

Stayed · 09 Aug - 11 Aug 2019

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