Dog Boarding

$42
in the sitter's home
per night

House Sitting

$50
in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$25
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

$15
30-minute walks
per walk
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.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:

Reviews

4 Reviews

Polina O.
Polina O.
Jul 9, 2018
Verified Stay

Mel is super friendly and a great communicator. She took care of my friend's Yorkie while we were out of town, took her on a hike with her dog Chief and even dropped her off with my friend at the end of the weekend. I would highly recommend her!

Mel F.
Mel F.
Megan G.
Megan G.
Jan 2, 2014
Verified Stay

Mel did a great job with my dog Fisher over a holiday break. She was available at all the right times and they were well taken care of. I'll definitely contact Mel again in the future for help with the pets.

Mel F.
Mel F.
Jeff F.
Jeff F.
Jul 3, 2013

Melanie is an dog lover and outdoor enthusiast. She has worked at the Seattle Aquarium and has made many marine animal-related studies. She has grown up with many family pets including our German Shepherd Dogs. She has always cared for our animals with both tenderness in her heart and discipline in their training. She has been a reliable care-giver since a small child, and is able to address the messiest clean-ups and most exhaustive exercise ...

Mel F.
Mel F.

About Mel

20
years of experience
  • Verified Background Check

Large dog run & like to go on walks

When it comes to caring for animals I have a wide range of experience. In Seattle I cared for a male German Shepherd, two kitties and 5 chickens. I've also worked at the Seattle aquarium and have taken care of small sea otters and 500-lb fur seals. I recently have moved to the Vegas Area abd currently I have a very friendly pitt-boarder collie mix, he’s a playful one year old male puppy!

My ...

What Mel would like to know about your dog

Just their name and any special care they need.

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

Chief

Mixed
1 year, 2 mo. old, 60 lbs.
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