Melinda B.

Melinda B.

House Sitting

in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

30-minute walks
Response Rate
Response Time
Within a few hours

Traveling Preferences



  • Available
  • Unavailable
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2 Reviews
Deb S.
Deb S.
May 23, 2017

Melinda is very responsible and takes great care of animals. She has trained my service dog and has taken care of my Dog Sage. I would highly recommend her and I trust her with my baby.

Melinda B.
Melinda B.
Deb S.
Deb S.
Nov 26, 2015

Melinda is very good with any animal. Melinda has a lot of patience and understanding of the animal. Melinda sits with my service dog and I would recommend her to anyone.

Melinda B.
Melinda B.

About Melinda

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

Animal Behavior Specialist

Several college classes including, but not limited to Dog Emotion and Cognition @ Duke University, Animal Behaviour and Welfare @The University of Edinburgh, EDIVET@ The University of Edinburgh. I've also trained 5 service dogs, several pets, house sitted two special needs dogs for three months and owned and cared for several pets over the years. In addition to dogs I have training in livestock: chickens, cows, horses, and pigs. I will give your pets the very ...

What Melinda would like to know about your dog

Has the dog been fixed? Does the dog get along with children/animals? Is there any health needs that I must administer like pills, or shots? Does the dog have behavioral issues that need to be addressed?

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

When Melinda watches your pet

Walks will be around the neighborhood, in a country setting. Dogs will enjoy games of fetch, learn new tricks/commands and depending on the breed and needs of the owner, dogs will be enrolled in one of our obedience classes.

Melinda's Service Area

All stays booked on Rover receive our Rover guarantee, 24/7 support, and our reservation protection.