Dog Boarding

Away
in the sitter's home

House Sitting

Away
in your home

Drop-In Visits

Away
30-minute check-ins

Doggy Day Care

Away
in the sitter's home

Dog Walking

Away
30-minute walks
Response Rate
100%
Response Time
Under an hour

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 1 dog per night.
Mel can host 1 dog per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
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Reviews

6
repeat clients
10 Reviews

Victoria R.
Victoria R.
Aug 22, 2018

When you think of Mel, several things come to mind. Her compassionate nature, responsible & diplomatic demeanor, and her gracious sense of humor, to name a few. But the FIRST thing you think is “dog lover”.
Mel is the ultimate dog lover. If you think you are the #1 dog lover, then you probably haven’t met Mel. I have volunteered with Mel at multiple animal shelters and have gotten to see her work with ...

Mel B.
Mel B.
Renee V.
Renee V.
Aug 6, 2018
Verified Stay

Mel was enthusiastic and friendly.

Mel B.
Mel B.
Michelle M.
Michelle M.
Aug 4, 2018
Verified Stay

She sent us pictures each day to let us know what our sweet pup was up to! Thanks for taking care of our girl!

Mel B.
Mel B.

About Mel

4
years of experience
  • First Aid & CPR
  • Verified Enhanced Background Check

Loving care when you're not there!

Hello!
My name is Mel and I am excited to meet your dog! I currently live in my own apartment in a gated community in Davenport, while I complete my MBA program. We have two dog parks and lots of space. I have my own puppy, Newt and he loves to play! He is a sweet, calm baby, who loves to meet new doggies and humans! One of my roommates has a small, friendly cat ...

What Mel would like to know about your dog

I would love to know the temperament of the dog, whether he/she enjoys people/dogs/children/cats, and if the dog has any special training they are working on!

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
Senior Dog Experience
First Aid/CPR
Can provide daily exercise

About Mel's Home

Lives in an Apartment
Non-Smoking Household
Has 1 Dog
Has an Unfenced Yard
Has Cats
No Children Present
Mel's Pets

Newt

Irish Terrier and Mixed
1 year, 3 mo. old, 14 lbs.

When Mel watches your pet

We will walk/run in the park, along the river, dog parks, or anything else your dog might like to do!

In Mel's Home

Dogs Allowed On Bed
Takes Only 1 Client at a Time
Dogs Allowed On Furniture
Potty Breaks Every 2-4 Hours

Mel's Neighborhood

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