Melanie S.

Response Rate: 100%
Response Time: A few minutes

Services

Dog Boarding

$50
in the sitter's home
per night

House Sitting

$50
in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$20
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.
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Melanie's Photos

100%
of clients received photo updates
Melanie is using the Rover app to track activity and send Rover Cards

Reviews

30
repeat clients
44 Reviews

Candice W.
Candice W.
Oct 11, 2019
Verified Stay

Melanie is the best! She sends updates and truly cares for the pets she watches. I highly recommend.

Melanie S.
Courtney B.
Courtney B.
Sep 23, 2019
Verified Stay

Melanie always is very thorough and quick to provide updates - which I very much appreciate!

Melanie S.
Patrick M.
Patrick M.
Aug 14, 2019
Verified Stay

She was great with our cat, provided pictures. Very happy and would book again.

Melanie S.

About Melanie

6
years of experience
  • First Aid & CPR
  • Verified Enhanced Background Check

Current Nurse - home during the day

I just graduated nursing school, and am studying for my licensure exam, so I am home during the day, almost every day of the week. I continue to stay active throughout almost the entire day, usually running along the lakeshore, trying out a new studio class, or finding something new to explore in Chicago. I am looking forward to adding a pet in on my walks or runs though! I am very flexible with timing, ...

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
First Aid/CPR
Special Needs Dog Experience
Injected Medication Administration
Senior Dog Experience
Can provide daily exercise

About Melanie's Home

Lives in an Apartment
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Does Not Have a Yard
Has Cats
Melanie's Pets

Riley

Cat
4 years, 7 months old, 10 lbs.

Bruce

Cat
4 years, 7 months old, 12 lbs.

When Melanie watches your pet

In Melanie's Home

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

Melanie's Neighborhood

Melanie's Neighborhood
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