I cannot express how happy I was with Mel. I am very thankful for Mel, her professionalism, and her genuine love of dogs. She took the time to come and meet us beforehand to get to know our fur baby and understand his needs. She sent plenty of pics and we were so happy to see our pup enjoying her company.
Melanie is such a wonderful sitter! She sent tons of pics, is so considerate and thoughtful, and really works to maintain consistency with your pup when gone. Absolutely will continue to work with Melanie!!
Melanie is great! Pick her! Melanie stayed with our dog, Scout, at our house for one week. She was extremely conscientious of our house and dog before and during the stay, making sure she knew the routine and asking us before doing things like taking Scout on excursions outside the neighborhood. She sent regular updates, including many photos of Scout having way more fun than she normally gets with us! Melanie is a warm, trustworthy ...
Shy/Anxious Dogs | Positive Methods
My professional work history includes a year as a "social worker" at a nonprofit rescue organization. (Having just finished my Master of Social Work [MSW] program with an interest in animal-assisted therapy and veterinary social work, this job was a perfect fit!)
I specialize in shy, quiet dogs, though I'd love to spend time with your happy-go-lucky pup as well. My experience working in shelters has honed my skills for helping anxious pups feel safe ...
What Melanie would like to know about your dog
Personality, favorite treats & activities, likes/dislikes, history with previous sitters, special needs (medical, etc.)