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Name:

Ana Markic

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Location:

Auckland, New Zealand

Description:

Hi everyone,My name is Ana and I've recently submitted my PhD thesis at the University of Auckland, New Zealand. I've been a housesitter for over 5 years now, in Australia, Samoa and mostly in New Zealand while completing my degree. I'm currently in Tahiti and will be traveling around for a few months. I absolutely love housesitting and I take it seriously as a job. I spend plenty of time at home (studying, reading and writing), making sure the pets aren't alone. If the pets usually sleep with their owners, I let them sleep in my bed too. All my experiences so far have been really positive and I've loved every single one of the pets I looked after. I take care of them as they were my own/ I also keep my environment tidy as it keeps my mind tidy as well. Here's the link to my Kiwihousesitters profile, since I haven't done much housesitting through other websites, so most of my references are on it - https://www.kiwihousesitters.co.nz/house-sitter-pet-sitter/amaark77 ... read more

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Name:

Jacqui Meier

Rank:

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Location:

Hawera Taranaki, New Zealand

Description:

Hi there, I am a single medical professional working part time in New Plymouth & am looking to housesit until I can relocate from Hawera where I have a house. I have lived in three different countries & lived & worked on a dairy farm for many years.   I have had large dogs,  mostly german shepherds,  a Siberian husky, 4 cats, 3 horses, goats & sheep, also farmed pigs in Europe. I love animals, so your fur babies would be well loved. read more

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Name:

Spencer Howard

Rank:

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Location:

Remuera, New Zealand

Description:

Well I've been traveling both inside and outside of the United States for about 10 years now and l'm looking to continue this journey. I've lived in 8 states and 2 countries and I've loved every moment of it. I've held a job since the age of 15 and don't think I'll ever stop working, maybe work less though is the goal haha. We both currently live in Auckland, New Zealand and I work in restaurants as a manager and she works as a caregiver. We are both very respectful of peoples feelings, belongings, property and space. I think we would be perfect for house sitting and hope to possibly house sit along the way seeing as it would be beneficial to both parties. Always willing to talk and give more information and hope to hear back from you all!!! read more

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Name:

Anne Brider

Rank:

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Location:

Auckland, New Zealand

Description:

Hi we are Anne and Owen Brider.   We are a couple in our mid-50's and are returning to NZ for me to take up a National Facilities Manager role.  I will be working typically 9-5 but my husband will not be working initially so will be able to be at home with pets as required.  Owen is a keen gardener and has been working as a pool technician and all around gardening guru while here on the Gold Coast.  We both absolutely love animals and would look after your pets with care, kindness and of course love.  We would love to walk your dogs, take them out riding in the car (if that's ok with you), take them to the park and beach and wherever else we may go.  Cat's are awesome too, although not so keen to go riding in the car we would love and pamper them just the same.  We have had dogs and cats  our entire lives, prior to leaving Auckland to move to Australia we also had two pigs and two goats along with three cats and two dogs so are fully pet tra... read more

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Name:

Kerry Peterson

Rank:

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Location:

Auckland, New Zealand

Description:

John and I are now retired, prior to retirement John was a pilot and I was involved in IT. We have two children aged 21 and 19, who are now starting out on their own careers. The other two members of our family are our rescue dogs Meeko and Kobi. John and I both love all types of animals, our previous pets have included cats, dogs, lambs and horses. We are also both passionate about travel. Our other big interest is sailing, we have spent a number of years exploring the world on our yacht.My husband and I have spent the last seven years sailing our yacht from Turkey back to New Zealand and we loved every minute. It has given us a chance to explore many exciting places and meet and make friends with some amazing people. As our two children are now grown up, but still living in our family home, (they won’t leave our two dogs Meeko and Kobi), John and I wish to continue exploring New Zealand and the rest of the World. House sitting allows us to continue our travels, while also fore fillin... read more

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Name:

Mele Taeiloa

Rank:

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Location:

Auckland, New Zealand

Description:

Malolelei, my name is Mele a quiet but very friendly New Zealand born Tongan.  I am a secondary school teacher who loves to dance.  It is my passion! I enjoy spending quality time with family and friends whether that it is dancing, travelling, shopping or just chilling at home. I have looked after a lot of our family homes when they are on holiday,  which gives me time for myself - a great break from my busy lifestyle. I am a dog person but love cats also. I would take care of your home and pets as if they were mine. read more

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Name:

Ian & Heather Wright

Rank:

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Location:

Levin, New Zealand

Description:

Rural House Sit Specialists Ian & Heather: 69 / 63, Retired If you have a farm or lifestyle block, you know it's not easy to get away for a break! Most house-sitters are lovely people, but they're not "farm sitters" and don't know how to move stock or check fences, troughs and irrigation. Ian is a farmer's son, qualified in Agriculture and Horticulture, has extensive experience with all types of farm animals, including working dogs, and is competent with all types of farm and garden machinery.  Heather, also from a farming background, has owned horses and ponies and loves caring for and exercising dogs and cuddling cats. We're non smokers, physically fit and enjoy excellent health. We'll look after your pets, livestock and property as if they were our own. As long term property owners, we've had some wonderful house sitters who looked after our pets, garden and house, enabling us to travel overseas regularly. Recently retired, we've now become hous... read more

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Name:

Sheri Marander

Rank:

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Location:

Auckland, New Zealand

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Name:

Sue & David Sweet

Rank:

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Location:

Kimbolton, New Zealand

Description:

We, Sue & David, are a mature couple who own a large property in the hill country of New Zealand. We have a farm (beef cattle, a horse stud which our son & daughter-in-law own, and a sheep farm which is leased to a younger farmer). We also have a successful farmstay/fishing lodge business which can host up to 22 people per night. Now that we have retired from the sheep farming (though not the cattle) David has become the gardener on our 4 acres of garden. The lawns take 5 hours a week to mow, on a ride-on mower!Sue is the chef for the guests, and we all work in the cleaning and maintenance of our 2 holiday houses and our in-house accommodation. So we are well used to ensuring that everything is kept clean and well organised. In the New Zealand winter, we take people on guided tours of Europe, as we speak French, German and a little Italian. We would prefer to house sit in Europe, and in the months from June to October. We have been travelling to Europe nearly every year fo... read more

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Name:

Richard Hunter

Rank:

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Location:

Coromandel Town, New Zealand

Description:

Hi I am a 49 year old professional software developer.  I own my own home in Coromandel, however I have just taken a 1 year contract position in Auckland and looking for a home to sit in Auckland for 1 year. I am a non smoker and do not have any children or pets.I haven't done house sitting before so don't have house sitting references. However I am happy to give contact details for references for the home and family I lived with for more than 10 years when previously living in Auckland.  read more

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Name:

Karen Von Engelbrechten

Rank:

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Location:

Nelson South, New Zealand

Description:

My husband (Boris) and I have been living in Kingdom of Tonga but are relocating back to New Zealand Dec 2020. We built our off-grid home and business www.tongabeachhouse.com 13 years ago so are used to living remotely and resourcefully. We have dogs, cats & chickens and have even fostered hawksbill turtle hatchlings and an orphaned flying fox! Our garden is a mix of fruit plantation and organic vegetables so I'm used to taking care of a variety of plants. Boris has built all 3 of the houses on the island so is skilled in carpentry, plumbing, electrics - he can help with all forms of maintenance. Living by the ocean we're experienced with boats, kayaks and moorings. We both enjoy keeping busy! We're currently looking for house/pet sitting opportunities in New Zealand from 22nd December - we are flexible with start and end dates but are ideally looking for something mid-long term. Please feel free to contact us with any questions you may have on our email as there's no pho... read more

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Name:

Marion Sturmer

Rank:

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Location:

Tikorangi, New Plymouth, New Zealand

Description:

I am a 53 years young (non smokers) and my husband is Chris, we have been married for 29 years, we have our own dairy farm and have been in business for 29 years.  I am also a part time accountant and work off farm 3 days a week.  Being dairy farmers we have a love for animals and know the importance of looking after other peoples property.  We would love to have the opportunity to look after your property and animals and at the same time enjoy your place while you can go away and enjoy your time knowing your place is in good hands.  We have stayed at many other peoples places which we have always left it as how we arrived.  read more

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Name:

Alamein Newth

Rank:

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Location:

Palmerston North, New Zealand

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