Response Rate: 100%
Response Time: Within a few hours


Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

30-minute walks
per walk
Cat care, pick-up & drop-off, bathing / grooming

Traveling Preferences



  • Available
  • Unavailable
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:


1 Review
Neil B.
Neil B.
Feb 14, 2017

Wow, what can I say about Melanie? She is bright, friendly and reliable, but more than that she is a true dog whisperer. I have a pretty wild pooch and she does a great job keeping him safe and happy. I recommend Melanie without reservation - she is the best!

Melanie C.
Melanie C.

About Melanie

years of experience
  • Verified Background Check

An exercised dog is a happy dog

My dog is my best friend, and since I enjoy spending so much time with him I want to help other dogs get attention and exercise when they need it! I have a 5 year old German Shepherd rescue dog who has been with my husband and I since he was about 6 months old. We have spent a lot of time and energy training him, watching him grow and evolve, become more confident and ...

What Melanie would like to know about your dog

Is there any problems with aggression? IS your dog house-trained? Is your dog OK in the car?

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

There are many beautiful parks and tails to explore in the New Haven area! I love going on long walks in the hills, short hikes, taking the dogs swimming, and playing at the dog park.

Melanie's Service Area

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