House Sitters in Canterbury, New Zealand

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Professional lady and wee cavoodle ready to house and pet sit your 2 loves

Hi my name is Dianne Im a 64 yr old semi retired professional lady who has worked in


Warm and respectful house sitter with love for animals

Kia Ora and hello, my name is Kristina, I’m 28 years old and I’m a solo-traveller from Germany.


Caring house sitter who loves animals.

Hello, I am new to house sitting but have used house sitters for my own home in the


Warm and Respectful Couple

Kia Ora, My husband, Sam, and I (Jenna) are currently living a digital nomad lifestyle in New Zealand.


Australian homeowwner couple looking for change of scenery

We are semi retired from Essendon, Melbourne. Homeowners who love travel and will look after your home as


Experienced Housesitter globally, back home in NZ for a short stay!

Hi there, my name is Linda, a Kiwi Lass who has spent many years living around the globe. 


Caring House Sitting Couple

Hi there, my husband (25 y) and I (24 y) live locally in Christchurch with our lovely spoodle

Mary K

Caring retired nurse

I am a retired nurse, able to care for animals with medical or special needs. I love walks

Adam Denise

PAWsome Carers

Kia Ora! We are Denise (29, from Germany) and Adam (31, from England). We started our Working Holiday


Caring, responsible house-sitter

Really love animals and very good at looking after them plus taking care of houses. Currently I live


A couple of pet enthusiasts

Our names are Katie and Luke, we are a recently married couple and are both 25 years of


Experienced Dog-accomponiar Travelling NZ

Hi, my names Freddie Eagle! I’m currently studying Law, Psychology and Biology at A-Level but if I’m fortunate


Responsible sitters to care for your pets!

Non smokers, responsible, clean couple. Conscious of water and power usage, are planning on living in Ōtautahi for


Regular visitor to New Zealand

I am a retired doctor {Royal Flying Doctor Service), single (divorced) and I live in Perth, and my


Responsible Sitter!

Hello! I am a 34 year old NZ Permanent Resident originally from UK. I have lived in NZ


Brit who loves dogs more than people exploring NZ

Hello, My name is Sophie I am a British girl who used to be a police officer but


animal and nature lover

Hi, I’m Paola, an animal-loving woman from Italy, I have been house-sitting many times in Italy, and for


Paul capable and caring

Hi I’m new to this however excited to be able to help you out with house sitting your


Relocating Executive Kind Caring Couple

Hi Everyone We are Joanne and James, a professional working couple that have upped sticks and moved to


Your perfect housesitters

Hello lovely home owners, we are Erik, 32, and Elena, 28, from Germany. Erik has been in New

Helen Marie

Dora the Explorer

Kia ora, I am a Kiwi, exploring the country again after 12 years based in Whanganui. I am


Caring House Sitter

A caring house sitter and retired house-proud, dog lover. In years gone by I have been trained in
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Flexible, Honest, Caring, Reliable Retired Couple

Hi, we are a retired couple looking to house and dog sit in the Central Otago, TeAnau, Dunedin


Caring House sitter – New to Christchurch

Originally from South Africa, I have been in New Zealand for 7 years now. I have been living
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Areas and cities within Canterbury

Ashburton | Christchurch | Hurunui | Kaikoura | Mackenzie | Selwyn | Timaru | Waimakariri | Waimate |

About NZ House Sitters

FREE for owners

Home owners can and always will have access to our site for FREE! Plus, save money on boarding fees

Perfect for pets

House Sitters can provide high quality care for pets in their own home. Happy pets = happy owners!


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Apply for House Sitting Jobs in Canterbury

Being a House Sitter offers a world of opportunity, not only to save money on rent, but also to get to know other people and new places.

House Sitters get the opportunity to travel cost effectively and see and experience areas in New Zealand. This leads to vast opportunities, both personally and professionally.

Search and contact house sitters in Canterbury

Home Owners have peace of mind knowing that their home and pets are in safe hands and are getting the love they deserve. In exchange, house sitters get to live rent-free and save thousands.

Have peace of mind whilst you’re away, knowing that your home and pets are being looked after. On NZ House Sitters you can find that someone.

Pet & House Sitters in Canterbury

Looking for a house sitter in Canterbury? House sitting involves a person, couple or family staying in someones home while the owner is away, and often involves caring for the owners pets and plants. In exchange, house sitters get to stay for free. On NZ House Sitters Homeowners in Canterbury can find and connect with house sitters in Canterbury is a meeting place for homeowners and house sitters in Canterbury, as well as all other regions and areas of New Zealand. Our website allows you to search for sitters based on location, dates needed, and other criteria, and may also provide information about the experience and references of each pet and house sitter.
When selecting a house sitter, it is important to thoroughly interview them and check references to ensure that they are reliable and responsible. You may also want to consider requiring a police check or background check for added peace of mind.

It is also a good idea to clearly communicate your expectations and make sure that the house sitter understands their responsibilities, such as taking care of your pets, watering plants, and handling any emergencies that may arise. Providing a detailed list of instructions and contact information can help ensure that everything runs smoothly while you are away.

Overall, house sitting can be a convenient and cost-effective solution for homeowners who want to have their home and pets taken care of while they are away. With a little research and careful planning, you can find a house sitter in Canterbury who will treat your home and pets with the same care and attention that you do. Home owners can register for free!

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