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Bend House Sitters

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from 5 reviews
  • 9 years in business
Mike D.
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Helped me surpass my weight loss goal in half the time I thought was possible. Helped me with my nutrician and dieting advice that has helped me keep the weight off. Pushed me to my limits without compromising my health. I would recommend to anyone trying to get to their fitness goal the healthy way.

Katie George
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  • 3 hires on Thumbtack
Tracy S.
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Katie is great. She really cares about my cats and spends the time to sit with them and coax the shy one out from under the bed.

  • 1 hire on Thumbtack
Tracey H.
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Jaclyn has house and dog sat for us several times. We have used others but always come back to Jaclyn because she is very conscientious about keeping our house clean and caring for our dog like she is royalty - even sending us photos of the fun things that they do while we are gone. We will definitely be using her services again and again!


I provide dog sitting/house sitting. I will water your plants, stay overnight, dog walk, feed your pets, clean your house, run errands, play with your pets, etc. I charge $20 per day and $30 per overnight. Do you need references? I have them! I live in Bend, OR.


I try to leave a client's home the way I found it with animals fed and in good health, plants watered and any items used are cleaned and put in they're place.


I've always been a caregiver of some kind. I house-sit, grocery shop, run errands, clean house, and do the laundry.


I am an animal care person. I feed pets, walk dogs, and provide animal care and overnight stay if needed.


I am a certified elementary school teacher from Bend. I am extremely responsible and clean. I have 12 years of teaching experience in Bend, but am currently without a teaching job after moving back from an overseas job. I have lots of experience with pets and house sitting as well.


We will be happy to watch and take care of your home, plants, and pets. A mature couple knows what you're getting!

Q & A

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What is house sitting?

A house sitter watches your house while you are away for work or vacation, or if you have to be away for an extended period. House sitters can also provide pet-sitting services, staying in your home and caring for your pet while you are away. The house sitter can say overnight in your home while you’re gone, or stop by once a day to ensure everything is in order if your pet doesn’t need overnight supervision. Reptiles and most cats are just fine with daily visits and feeding.

House sitting provides major advantages to the homeowner. A regular presence in your house deters break-ins and theft. Home safety issues such as water leaks get noticed and dealt with right away, so you don’t come home to big problems. A house sitter can bring in your mail daily, care for your houseplants, and provide home safety and peace of mind.

How do I find a reliable house sitter?

House sitting can help keep your home safe and well cared for so you can be worry-free while you’re away for work or play. There are several steps you can take to make sure you hire a trustworthy house sitter and do your part to be a responsible host. One of the best ways to ensure a safe home is to hire a professional house sitter. Here are some key points to look for when hiring a house sitter:

  • Reviews and referrals: When searching for a house sitter, always read reviews. Previous experiences will indicate how the house sitter will care for your home while you’re away.
  • Contract: Sign a clearly written contract outlining services to be provided (e.g., mail in each day by 5 p.m.), the daily rate you are paying, and how long the services will be provided. You can also include any agreed-upon house rules in the written contract.
  • Your part: Leave important phone numbers (vet, emergency contact, etc.) and information on where to find emergency items like the circuit breaker and the fire extinguisher, and have a credit card on file with the veterinarian in case of emergencies if the house sitter is watching your pets.

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