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Gold (24mths)

I love pets and care for my own dog, goats, house, plants, gardens and I will care for yours! I am detail-oriented, conscientious, caring, communicative, and symbiotic.
Looking for stays in Bed Stuy / Brooklyn, NY, or nearby, and in Iceland!
I have a top star rating on my Air B&B account, and can send you that link if you'd like, as well as references.

House Sitting Preferences
  • 0 - 1 week, 1 - 2 weeks, 2 - 4 weeks, 1 - 2 months, 2 months +
  • Dog(s), Cat(s), Fish, Bird(s), Rabbit(s)/Guinea Pig(s), Chickens/Ducks/Geese, Horse(s)
Preferred Locations
  • Anywhere in the United States


55, editor, Writer, Consultant

I live in SW Colorado, and travel often to Brooklyn, NY, and am always happy to spend time with your lovely furbabies.
Currently I'm looking for a Brooklyn or Manhattan sit in late Feb and early March -- 2/23-3/6 are the outside dates; one of the weekends and a few days on either side to equal about 6-7 days.
I'm also planning a visit to Iceland for two or three weeks in 2024. I'm open to city or rural Iceland locations, but would appreciate access to a car if rural and if you're willing to share. My driving record is clean and I would make it available to you if you'd like.
I can also provide external references on request.
I am a freelance editor and journalist, so spending time with your pets, plants, and home is easy when I'm there.

Reviews (1)
Ellen was such a delight to have in our home and watch after our fur babies! We have 4 cats in a studio in the middle of Manhattan, so we were so happy to get someone to stay with them and keep them company while we went away. Ellen was regularly in communication with us, giving us updates and pictures, and took such good care of the kitties that the shyest of them let her give him belly rubs (something that not even the cat's second-favorite owner gets often)! This is truly something that ... MORE
HAYLIE ( New York, Apr 2023 - 1 week 5 days)
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