Off Grid House Sitting

Do you love the outdoors and being self-sufficient? Are you looking for a new way to experience house sitting? If so, off grid house sitting may be perfect for you. Off grid house sitting involves living without reliance on public utilities. This means that you’ll need to be comfortable with living in a more rustic environment. But, if you’re up …

The Ultimate Packing List for House Sitters

So, you’ve booked a house sitting gig – congrats! This is a great opportunity to save some money, travel, and get away from your everyday surroundings for a while. Packing for a house sitting gig doesn’t have to be complicated—in fact, the simpler the better. Seasoned house sitters likely have a routine and packing list all sorted, but if you’re …

Is Boat Sitting a Thing?

If you’ve ever thought about spending a few weeks or even months living on a boat but weren’t sure if it was possible, we’re here to tell you that yes, boat sitting is definitely a thing! In fact, it’s becoming more and more popular as people look for creative ways to travel and explore new places. Boat sitting can be …

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Top 10 Attributes of a Good Housesitter

We’ve compiled a list of the attributes that make a good housesitter (or a couple of housesitters). We suppose some of these might come in handy in work and life as well!

A housesitter with two pets at sunset.

An Ode to Housesitting

For what it’s worth, we’re all real humans here, and all of our blog posts are written by said humans, borne from travel and experience.

A housesitting couple taking a Siberian Husky out for a ride on the boardwalk in Santa Monica, CA

Housesitting in Santa Monica

During your housesit in Santa Monica, you’ll have the chance to live in one of the most beautiful beach towns in the world while enjoying all that it has to offer.

Santa Barbara Housesitting Guide - View of Coastline where you can walk a dog

Housesitting in Santa Barbara

If you’re looking for a housesitting opportunity in one of the most beautiful places in California, look no further than Santa Barbara. With its stunning beaches, Mediterranean climate, and endless activities, Santa Barbara is the perfect place to call home for a while. And what better way to experience all that Santa Barbara has to offer than by housesitting? Santa Barbara is a big dog town and an amazing experience for anyone who loves animals and enjoys spending time outdoors. Whether you’re looking for a short-term or long-term opportunity, there are plenty of options available in this lovely city. So if you’re up for an adventure, read on to learn more about our favorite discoveries while housesitting in Santa Barbara.

Woman taking good care of an Icelandic horse while housesitting

Horse Sitting and House Sitting: How It Works

It’s best if you hire experienced horse sitters as they can feed your horses, exercise them if needed, and clean after them. You may not need to send your horses to a livery when you can easily take care of them while they are comfortable in their own space.