Caretaker (as needed)
House/Pet Sitting position for a couple living on a beautiful ranch in rural Montana. They are seeking a trustworthy and discreet caretaker that will care for their animals, home and property while they travel. Travel varies yearly but typically travel every three months. Remote property secured with a locked gate at the entrance. They are looking to develop a long-term relationship with a great deal of trust and affection towards the animals.
Feed & water all animals daily. Keep a keen eye out for any changes in behavior or eating and be aware of any health problems or changes. (7) Retired Horses are pastured and require minimum care. Notice if a horse needs a little extra care-such as giving an extra ration of grain or supplemental feed. (2) Large Dogs feed, walk & water daily. Dogs have their own door to fenced yard but require minimum of two daily walks. There is loop trail around the meadow. (2) Barn Cat feed & water outdoor cats.
Green lawns around the house-mow and keep lawn looking nice-big riding mower and smaller push mower. Maintain the irrigation and water outdoor plants as needed. Snow removal in winter Bob-Cat with snow blower and ranger with plow.
Must be comfortable living in a very rural, remote home with large property. Someone comfortable with horses and a dog lover. Confidentiality and discretion at all times. No pets and no smoking. Must be a good communicator. Daily rate and travel expenses.