Cat sitting in a country home

Chatham, NY, US
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Come care for 2 extraordinary cats in a beautiful country setting just outside the Village of Chatham, NY in Columbia County. Chatham is a year round destination because of the area's music, arts, dance, museums, restaurants, and easy

Home & location

Our home is passive solar of saltbox design, with solar electric and hot water panels on the roof (we also have traditional propane furnace & hot water). It has a bright open floor plan, 1.5 baths, basic TV channels, and WiFi. Step

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


Cats need feeding twice a day & a lot of love. You will provide TLC to the cats + water house plants/garden as needed, keep an eye on things, shovel walkway in winter if you are able (driveway plowing arranged). The right person/people

Meet the pets

  • Winston the Magnificent

    14 years

  • Red-Nutkin

    14 years

Sitter feedback (10)

Max (Léa)

Thank you Sue and Van for having me. A truly peaceful 'white' week of peace and early snow. Winston and & were calling Sue 'Tiger Mum' behind her back

Stayed · 12 Nov - 17 Nov 2019

Lovely couple with two sweet and adorable cats, Winston and NUTkins. They live in a peaceful and beautiful area of New York in a lovely and comfortable

Stayed · 30 Jun - 11 Jul 2019

We thoroughly enjoyed our sit at Sue and Van's home. They were very gracious and interesting hosts. We spent the night at their comfortable house before they

Stayed · 15 May - 20 May 2019

This was our second sit here. The cats picked up where they left off in terms of enjoying our company (and vice versa). They are such fun. We continued to

Stayed · 29 Jan - 07 Feb 2019

This is a wonderful place to explore the Hudson Valley. The home location is private and offers a beautiful sunset view. Felt very much "at home" and loved

Stayed · 15 Nov - 19 Nov 2018

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