Dog Boarding

$25
in the sitter's home
per night

House Sitting

$25
in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$12
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Doggy Day Care

$25
in the sitter's home
per day

Dog Walking

$15
30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
100%
Response Time
A few minutes

Hosting Preferences

0-15
lbs
16-40
lbs
41-100
lbs
101+
lbs

Traveling Preferences

0-15
lbs
16-40
lbs
41-100
lbs
101+
lbs

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Mel can host up to 2 dogs per night.
Mel can host up to 2 dogs per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
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Reviews

3 Reviews

Laura S.
Laura S.
Sep 18, 2018
Verified Stay

The house was a great setup for dogs with open access to a large backyard. In the time that we spent talking, Mel seemed caring and to love dogs very much. Also, Mel's dog was sweet and clearly good with other dogs. My only concern was that there were additional Rover dogs at the house during the stay and my dog can get overwhelmed if there are multiple pups. My dog was happy when I ...

Mel B.
Mel B.
Katrina L.
Katrina L.
Sep 11, 2018
Verified Stay

I cannot recommend this dog sitter in good conscience. I booked a day of daycare at her house, and halfway through I got a voicemail from a random neighbor saying that they found my dog running around the neighborhood and called the number on her tags. I called Mel and she said she left the dogs unsupervised in the backyard while she went to the grocery store, and my dog dug a hole under the ...

Mel B.
Mel B.
Tamar E.
Tamar E.
Aug 27, 2018
Verified Stay

Our boys had a great time with Mel and Groot! Fenced in yard with lots of space to run i.d just what they needed.

Mel B.
Mel B.

About Mel

16
years of experience
  • Verified Background Check

Home full time, large fenced yard

I’ve owned dogs my entire life. I’ve watched many types of dogs in my life. I am very patient with dogs and their different needs. I currently own a rescue dog I’ve had for two years and he is the sweetest. I love all types of breeds and have personally had a german Shepard, Alaskan malamute, retriever mix and now have a boxer/lab mix. I walk my dog everyday and understand ...

About Mel's Home

Lives in a House
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Has a Fenced Yard
Has 1 Dog, No Other Pets
Mel's Pets

Groot

Boxer and Labrador Retriever
2 years, 11 mo. old, 58 lbs.

When Mel watches your pet

In Mel's Home

Dogs Allowed On Bed
Potty Breaks Every 0-2 Hours
Dogs Allowed On Furniture

Mel's Neighborhood

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