[UPDATE 6/20/18: position filled.] Seeking Oberlin College student to house-sit, care for 2 cats, water plants, and mow lawn (it’s pretty small) from Wed. Aug. 8 through Sun. Aug. 26 (2½ weeks). Qualifications: responsible, neat, experience with—and not allergic to—cats. Looking for someone to live in the house the entire period. Non-smokers only. Spacious bedroom w/ double bed, washer/dryer, dishwasher, AC, Wi-Fi, HDTV, DVD, cable. Walking distance to campus. Payment of $175 if everything is clean and in good condition upon return. In-person interview and favorable references required. Send email with statement of interest, qualifications, phone number, and names of at least 2 references. Resume helpful. For references, include names, emails, phone numbers, and explanation of how they know you; prefer at least one to be an Oberlin employment and/or previous housesitting reference. May consider someone for less than the full time period if I can't find someone available for the listed dates.