Barbara W.

Response Rate: 100%
Response Time: Under half an hour


House Sitting

in your home
per night
Cat care, pick-up & drop-off, bathing / grooming

Traveling Preferences



  • Available
  • Unavailable
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:


3 Reviews
Terri W.
Terri W.
Oct 7, 2016

I've known Barb for years, she is not only a great friend, but a caring and loving Christian. She has always put others first and loves serving. Barb, watched my sister's dogs while she was away for many days and did a superb job. The dogs have many issues, including health, not trained, and just very high maintenance. I am sure anyone can count on Barb to care for and love on their animals.
Barb ...

Barbara W.
Barbara W.
C.J.  H.
C.J. H.
Oct 4, 2016

Barbara Welsh has been dog-sitting for me and my Great Danes for about 15 years. She is a delightful lady. Responsible. Caring. At times she has had to deal with several feet of snow, brutal winds, and sick animals. There has never been a problem. I would highly recommend Barbara to care for dogs.

Barbara W.
Barbara W.
Heidi E.
Heidi E.
Oct 4, 2016

Whenever Barbara watches our animals, I know that I don't have to worry. We have 5 goats, a gaggle of chickens, a barn cat and two 'lil geriatric dogs. Before Barbara watched our animals, something unusual would happen whenever we were out of town that would cause stress, worry and fear for our animals and property. Things have always run smoothly with Barbara. She was even willing to learn how to milk our goats! She ...

Barbara W.
Barbara W.

About Barbara

years of experience
  • First Aid & CPR
  • Verified Background Check

Honest, Reliable & Experienced

Honest, reliable, and experienced animal lover, personal assistant and desktop publisher with a flexible schedule to care for your home and pets! I specialize in farm and ranch sitting!

I enjoy working, and have a background in administration, human resources, and education. I have been in the pet care and house sitting business since 2002, which began as side jobs while working full-time. House and pet sitting allows me to work on writing, photography, desktop ...

What Barbara would like to know about your dog

No breed preferences; I like all breeds of cats and dogs, though some cause me some sneezing. :-)

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
First Aid/CPR
Special Needs Dog Experience
Injected Medication Administration
Senior Dog Experience
Can provide daily exercise

When Barbara watches your pet

I prefer to walk pets in their neighborhoods unless owner/s would like me to walk dogs elsewhere.

Barbara's Service Area

All stays booked on Rover receive our Rover guarantee, 24/7 support, and our reservation protection.