Mel D.

Response Rate: 100%
Response Time: Under half an hour


Dog Boarding

in the sitter's home
per night

Doggy Day Care

in the sitter's home
per day
Cat care, pick-up & drop-off, bathing / grooming

Hosting Preferences



  • 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:
Doggy Day Care Cancellation Policy:

Mel's Photos

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repeat clients
4 Reviews

Maddy F.
Maddy F.
Aug 26, 2019
Verified Stay

Mel is amazing! Charlie had so much fun playing with her pups. She sent lots of photos so we didn't have to worry at all about how everything was going throughout the weekend. She even combed the mats out from behind Charlie's ears (something we've never been able to accomplish on our own!). He got lots of exercise and was well-loved all weekend. I'd highly recommend Mel and her pups.

Mel D.
Tina D.
Tina D.
Apr 8, 2019
Verified Stay

Thank you, Mel and Seth, for a great stay! Boomer and Dexter had lots of fun and are exhausted! It is obvious you are both huge dog-lovers and our dogs connected with you right away. We appreciate the constant communication during their time with you, and your interest in making sure they are comfortable at your home. Your dogs were great playmates too!

Mel D.
Molly B.
Molly B.
Oct 19, 2018
Verified Stay

Charlie played so well with Pip & Hildi! Mel & Seth kept us updated with fun pics on the pups playing throughout the weekend, and respected our family rule that Charlie wasn't allowed on the couch (even though Pip & Hildi are allowed). They were super flexible with our drop off & pick up schedule and made sure to take Charlie on his daily walk. Charlie was nice & tuckered out when we picked him ...

Mel D.

About Mel

years of experience
  • First Aid & CPR
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

Big fenced yard with room to play!

We are available on weekends (Friday - Sunday) for daycare and overnight boarding. We prefer Friday drop-offs no earlier than 3pm, but are flexible if need be. We also offer a discount if you have a second pup!

Whenever we host pups in our home, we treat them like family. My husband and I both grew up in dog-loving homes. We will never leave your pup home alone! We want them to be free to ...

What Mel would like to know about your dog

- Vet name and phone number
- Feeding schedule & amount
- Typical routine (walks, wake up / bedtime)
- Bathing instructions - in case we end up with a muddy pup!
- Command / discipline words you use
- Food allergies / other irritants

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

About Mel's Home

Lives in a House
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Has a Fenced Yard
Has 2 Dogs, No Other Pets
Mel's Pets


Miniature Australian Shepherd
3 years, 3 months old, 40 lbs.


Miniature Australian Shepherd
1 year, 6 months old, 42 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

Mel's Neighborhood
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