House Sitting

$30
in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$18
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

$18
30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
75%
Response Time
Within a few hours

Traveling Preferences

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

Availability

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

Reviews

2 Reviews

Melissa A.
Melissa A.
May 4, 2018
Verified Stay

I was very pleased with Melanie!! She was very responsive and made sure my Lola was happy while I was not there. Melanie made sure she asked and knew everything about Lola and kept the place as I left it. She stayed with Lola for 5 nights and Lola seemed to have a great time with her :)

Melanie L.
Melanie L.
Amanda T.
Amanda T.
Jan 26, 2018

Melanie is an enthusiastic dog person and would surely care for your pet with as much love and affection as she shows her own puppy! She has been a dog-lover her whole life and has taken care of the family dog, Cody, through many medical issues and unique needs. I have also called on her to care for my own energetic puppy and she has gone above and beyond to make sure he is well-fed ...

Melanie L.
Melanie L.

About Melanie

5
years of experience
  • Verified Background Check

Energetic Local Offering Pet Care

I am a college student home for the summer, and I'm excited to help you take care of your dog! I have owned a dog at home for years, and due to his particular health conditions I have experience administering medication both orally and through eye drops, calming acute anxiety in animals, and preparing specialized food. Besides my special skills, I am excited to play with, take care of, and generally make your dog as ...

What Melanie would like to know about your dog

I would like to know how social your dog is! Will they want to meet new people right away, or need time to adjust? What sort of routines do you have with your dog? I want to do my best to keep your dog in their daily patterns so they don't miss you as much. No breed preferences, all dogs welcome!

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

When Melanie watches your pet

As a DC resident, I am excited to explore the neighborhoods your dog is familiar with but also to try to find new routes for him! The wonderful thing about this city is the abundance of parks to play in! I also know several dog parks, but that would depend upon how comfortable both the dog and the owner are with that idea.

Melanie's Service Area

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