Pet/housesitter needed with great location in Fort Lauderdale Florida - USA

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  • Description

    Description

    Located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida , USA. Have lived here 12 and am originally from the state of Rhode Island . I am very down to earth and love to travel and meet new people and learn new cultures. I am here for help and to possibly meet and make friends from all over the world since work makes it easy and accessible . I currently use another platform as well , and have hosted over 40 people from there (couchsurfers) but now am seeking something more long term that could benefit both of us . I live in a two bedroom place that’s pretty spacious , one room is an animal/hobby room and the other is my bedroom . I am a new flight attendant and due to being away often for work /family stuff , need help with my pets and someone who can work indendently and take care of things and my place while I’m gone. You Must be detail oriented and like pets of all kinds (read below ) if you want to work-away with me . Otherwise I’m cool with friends since I can get unlimited free flights all over the world . So you can shoot me a message either way .

  • Type of help

    Type of help

    Gardening
    General Maintenance
    Other
    Animal care
    Language practice

  • Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    Cultural exchange and learning opportunities

    I am USA born and raised and know the area pretty well since I’ve lived here a bit . Can exchange things about our culture here , help with English and how Florida is and teach you about my lifelong passion which is animals . Can teach you about reptiles , breeding and about my other pets .

  • Help

    Help

    I recently got a new job as a flight attendant and am away half of the week most the time . I have a pet collection as well and need someone who can take care of them and spend time with them when I’m away since most pet sitters can only come for an hour a day or so . So you’d be housesitting/pet sitting . I have reptiles , fish , rabbits and two medium sized hyper dogs . I breed some of my pets as a hobby and sell their young so the work involved is not hard or very time consuming but attention to detail is key as in changes of behavior, checking for eggs being laid , babies born etc . Also could possibly use help with other random household things , since the work isn’t time consuming the most 1.5-2 hrs daily if that . So would be great for someone who wants to find something part time in the area or go out and explore the day not just sit in the house all day . Need someone who can work independently most the time and can pay attention to detail , be responsible and neat and have common sense and understand English well. Nothing I own bites or is aggressive but some people may fear the reptiles because of how they “look” but they are harmless ! Dogs are friendly but can be a bit hyper at times and they are strong so may not be suitable for females to handle and they need someone who can be stern with otherwise they will take advantage of things . So if you are friendly , social , like animals , can take initiative , can be stern , are clean , have Common sense , Can pay attention to details and like tropical weather shoot me a message

  • Languages spoken

    Languages spoken

    English /some Spanish

  • Accommodation

    Accommodation

    *IF you are already in the USA and you seem like a good match I can possibly get you a ticket here to Florida .* or if you are in certain Caribbean countries that spirit airlines goes to . I have 2 sofas and tv and WiFi in the living room . When I am away for work you’d be here alone and can use my bedroom if wanted , there is also a futon in my bedroom aside from my bed . I can take care of some food if needed but you’d basically have your own place when I’m away for work if it’s just you here at the time .

  • What else ...

    What else ...

    I live in a great location that’s very central and within 3 miles of the airport , downtown (bars, clubs , resturants ) the beach , cruise port and train and bus stations

  • A little more information

    A little more information

    • Internet access

    • Limited internet access

      Limited internet access

    • We have pets

    • We are smokers

  • How many Workawayers can stay?

    How many Workawayers can stay?

    Two

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    Hours expected

    Maximum 4-5 hours a day, 5 days a week

My living room
Two of my reptiles (blue tongue skinks )
My bearded dragons using my tortoise as an island
My fish imported from Thailand
Two of my chinchillas
Three of my rabbits
One of my geckos
Another of my buddies you’d be taking care of (tortoise)
Fendi my hyper old dog
Petra my other dog you’d be taking care of (the strong and hyper one )
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