Ephemera W.

Response Rate: 100%
Response Time: Under 12 hours


House Sitting

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

Traveling Preferences



  • Available
  • Unavailable
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:


repeat client
2 Reviews

Susan H.
Susan H.
Jan 7, 2018
Verified Stay

In my previous rave review I forgot to mention a few things - or hadn't yet noticed them..... On top of taking excellent care of Ernie, Ephemera also made sure that our bird feeders stayed full, and we came home to happy hummingbirds (even in January!) as well as the juncos, nuthatches and chickadees. Slow, I should have mentioned that all my plants were well watered (but not overly so). I just continue to be thrilled ...

Ephemera W.
Susan, so sweet of you to expand an already wonderful review! As someone who frequently travels myself I know how ...
Ephemera W.
Susan H.
Susan H.
Jan 7, 2018
Verified Stay

We just returned from a 3-week trip to find both Ernie (our basset hound) and our house in as good a shape as we have ever seen either! Seriously, Ephemera did a fantastic job. She kept in contact, sending us emails and texts on hers and Ernie's days. Ernie had a great time and has clearly made a new best friend.
As for the house-sitting part - we arrived home late at night to find our ...

Ephemera W.
Thank you so very much for the wonderful review ~ I had such a lovely time hanging out with Ernie ~ he ...
Ephemera W.

About Ephemera

years of experience
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Mature, calm, caring pet aficionado

Originally from Alaska, I have over 40 years experience with dogs and cats and some experience with rabbits, sheep and horses. I am a kind, calm, detail oriented, mature woman with extensive experience owning and operating bed and breakfasts in Alaska, Washington and Mexico.
Before I retired I was a teacher in both public and private schools. For several years I had a small Waldorf inspired early childhood program in my home in Bellingham, Washington ...

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
Senior Dog Experience
Injected Medication Administration
Can provide daily exercise

When Ephemera watches your pet

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