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Can I trust house sitters with my home and pets?

trust house sitters

If you have just come across house sitting as an alternative to boarding your pets when you are away from home, I bet you’ll have a burning question… “Can I trust house sitters with my home and pets?” Think about it. You’ve never met me before. I’ve contacted you online, and I’m offering to come and […]

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7 tips for avoiding house sitting disasters

when housesitting goes wrong

How prepared are you for when your house sit goes wrong?What would happen if a pet in your care becomes ill or worse? How would you cope if the property was damaged in a hurricane? What would you do if something prevents the owners returning home on time? It’s so easy to get caught up in […]

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Nomadic Couples – Interview With Agness & Cez of eTramping

interview-agness-cez-etramping

We often talk to people who changed their lifestyle a little later in life, sometimes through choice and occasionally through necessity. But Agness and Cez are different in that they pretty much started out on their careers by thinking outside the box. Agness and Cez met at university and discovered their similar passion for independent […]

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Pet Care & First Aid

Pet Care & First Aid

Doug Dyer, author of “A Tale of Two Geckos” reviews this month’s book selection, “Pet Care & First Aid” – an invaluable guide for anyone offering house or pet sitting services. Pet Care & First Aid – The Common Sense Guide Michael and Yvonne have relied upon their extensive experience when writing this wonderful book […]

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How to Become an International House Sitter

Getting Started - How to Become an international house sitter

Find what you need to know… quickly! How is international house sitting different?Is international house sitting for you?A comprehensive guide to house sitting abroad1.   Will I get paid as an international house sitter?Are utilities paid for when house sitting?WiFi and internetWill the home owner pay my travel expenses?2.   Visas for house sitting and onward flight […]

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Blogging Success and an interview with Matthew Kepnes

Blogging success interview with Nomadic Matt

The transition to location independence was an exciting time for me. The thrill of traveling to countries around the world was part of that exhilaration. But just as enthralling was the notion that I could start my own travel blog! I’ve always loved writing and it seems that many of you do too. Google tells […]

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Why Creating An Impressive Housesitting Profile Will Give You The Edge!

Creating An Impressive Housesitting Profile

Creating an impressive housesitting profile is key to house sitting success. Even for seasoned sitters, regularly reviewing, updating, and improving your profile is important. Don’t let it become outdated. Keep it relevant and vibrant, with engaging information and captivating images. Why are profiles so important? Unless you’re meeting with the homeowners in person, your application […]

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