Melanie R.

(7)
Response Rate: 90%
Response Time: Under an hour

Services

Dog Boarding

$48
in the sitter's home
per night

House Sitting

$40
in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$18
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

$20
30-minute walks
per walk
Cat care, pick-up & drop-off, bathing / grooming

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
Melanie can host up to 2 dogs per night.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:

Reviews

2
repeat clients
7 Reviews

Scott P.
Scott P.
Oct 6, 2018
Verified Stay

We took a week long vacation to the EU and doing this the first time was a gamble but paid off tremendously. Melanie (and Willow) are both fantastic! Both our Doodles don’t quickly take to strangers but within 5 minutes it was like they were all best friends. Her backyard being fenced in set our mind at ease. When we got back our dogs ran back and forth to us and Mel and Willow ...

Melanie R.
Melanie R.
Maryann C.
Maryann C.
Aug 26, 2018
Verified Stay

Our pup stayed with Melanie for a week while we were away. She was great with our lab. She responded promptly during the booking and meeting process, and was very kind to give us updates and respond to any texts we sent while we were away. Her dog Willow was very gentle and sweet and was a great playmate for our dog. Our dog seemed happy and totally himself when we picked him up - only ...

Melanie R.
Melanie R.
Heather R.
Heather R.
Aug 20, 2018
Verified Stay

Melanie was fantastic! She took Bogey swimming and he loved it! He was so happy to stay with her and her lovely dog Willow!

Melanie R.
Melanie R.

About Melanie

15
years of experience
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

Private beach + fenced in yard

Do you have an energetic new pup? Or maybe an aging senior that regularly needs meds? Well don't fret, I've cared for it all. I grew up with three dogs in the house and multiple planned litters over the years. I've been caring for friend's and neighbor's pets since I was 10. I have a 3.5 year old weimaraner who loves new friends! She loves our large sunny deck, fenced in yard, access to ...

What Melanie would like to know about your dog

Before boarding:
Are they friendly towards other dogs?
Do they like the car?
Can i take them to the lake?
Do they swim? I have lifejackets
Are they good off leash?

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

About Melanie's Home

Lives in a House
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Has a Fenced Yard
Has 2 Dogs, No Other Pets
Melanie's Pets

Willow

Weimaraner
3 years, 11 mo. old, 64 lbs.

Star

Weimaraner
1 year, 11 mo. old, 60 lbs.

When Melanie watches your pet

Hiking, swimming in the summer, dog park, walks

In Melanie's Home

Dogs Allowed On Bed
Potty Breaks Every 2-4 Hours
Dogs Allowed On Furniture

Melanie's Neighborhood

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