House Sitting

in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
Response Time
Within a few hours

Traveling Preferences



  • Available
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repeat client
6 Reviews

Julie R.
Julie R.
Nov 26, 2018
Verified Stay

Mel is a very caring sitter who did everything we asked and more. Our dog loves her! Will definitely book again.

Mel B.
Mel B.
Marianne P.
Marianne P.
Oct 27, 2018
Verified Stay

Mel B. took great care of my dogs! They were happy and relaxed & enjoyed her long walks and snuggles.

Mel B.
Mel B.
Terry P.
Terry P.
Sep 21, 2018

Mel B. has always been reliable, dependable and courteous. Better still, my Dog loves her and the long walks, complete with attention and fun. I cannot recommend her strongly enough. Neither can my Dog!

Mel B.
Mel B.

About Mel

years of experience
  • Verified Enhanced Background Check

Caring & Capable Canine Caregiver

I have personal experience with bully breeds, special needs dogs, and the dynamics of a multiple dog household.
I am also a volunteer at the local shelter; never met a dog I didn’t love, regardless of breed, age, or temperament.
I’m comfortable with dogs with issues: jumping, strong pulling, resource guarding, and reactivity.
I am based out of Olney MD, and provide visits, walks, and overnights in Montgomery and Howard County.
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What Mel would like to know about your dog

No breed restrictions!

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

When Mel watches your pet

Mel's Service Area

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