Melanie S.

Melanie S.

Dog Boarding

$55
in the sitter's home
per night

House Sitting

$55
in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$25
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Doggy Day Care

$30
in the sitter's home
per day

Dog Walking

$25
30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
90%
Response Time
Within a few hours

Hosting Preferences

0-15
lbs
16-40
lbs
41-100
lbs
101+
lbs
Additional Preferences
  • Spayed and Neutered Dogs
  • No Females in Heat

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.
Melanie can host up to 2 dogs per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
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Reviews

3
repeat clients
16 Reviews

Ariel H.
Ariel H.
Nov 9, 2018
Verified Stay

Peppa had a great time, and enjoyed looking out the window!

Melanie S.
Melanie S.
Chris C.
Chris C.
Oct 5, 2018
Verified Stay

Melanie took great care of our pup on short notice. She also sent us lots of updates throughout the day on how our dog was doing. Overall, super service, highly recommend!

Melanie S.
Melanie S.
Andrea C.
Andrea C.
Sep 27, 2018
Verified Stay

My dog was so sick the day he stayed w Melanie (horrendous cough), and she was so sweet and patient with him. I’m grateful!

Melanie S.
Melanie S.

About Melanie

4
years of experience
  • Verified Enhanced Background Check

Seniors & Special Needs Experience

As a special education teacher, I've always held a place in my heart for people with special needs... and dogs are no exception. I've volunteered at animal shelters for the past 15 years and I naturally gravitate toward senior dogs and dogs with challenges. I also adopted a senior dog who was deaf and had arthritis, Cushing's disease, and an enlarged heart... and he was the love of my life! Not only will I provide ...

What Melanie would like to know about your dog

Before I board or sit for any dogs, I'd like to know about any behavioral challenges a dog may exhibit. I'm also concerned about a dog's medical conditions, or if they have special needs that I can address while they're in my care.

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 an Apartment
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Has a Fenced Yard
Has No Dogs

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

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