House Sitting

in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
Response Time
Around an hour

Traveling Preferences



  • Available
  • Unavailable
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
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repeat clients
3 Reviews

Thomas M.
Thomas M.
Sep 3, 2018
Verified Stay

Melanie was incredible with our pup, Bailey. She was extremely professional and gave us frequent updates and photos. We will absolutely use her help again.

Melanie M.
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Nick M.
Nick M.
Oct 10, 2017

Melanie recently took care of my dog, June, while my family went away on vacation and I'm pretty sure June likes her more than me! When I got back Sunday afternoon June was all tuckered out from a weekend full of walks and tug-of-war. She sent us daily updates that included a picture/video every time. June is usually anxious when my family isn't around but she didn't seem that way this time! Thanks Melanie!!

Melanie M.
Melanie M.
Fanny G.
Fanny G.
Sep 7, 2017
Verified Stay

Melanie was awesome! Was very responsive since the very beginning. While our pup was staying with her, she would send daily updates. She was super sweet and very responsible. Our pup looked very happy when we picked him up and he literally didn't wanted to leave with us!

She was very flexible all the time as well, starting the day of the meet and greet, to drop off and pick-up days. I would definitelly love ...

Melanie M.
Melanie M.

About Melanie

years of experience
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

Melanie's Pet Services

Hi! I'm Melanie and I have always been an avid dog-lover. I have raised 4 dogs; it is truly my passion. When caring for your pet, you can be sure we will go on long walks to explore the downtown DC area and your pet will receive only the best care. I will bring your pup to the best areas; I live by dog parks and a soccer field. I am happy to house-sit or ...

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration

When Melanie watches your pet

Melanie's Service Area

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