Response Rate: 60%
Response Time: Within a few hours


Dog Boarding

in the sitter's home
per night

Doggy Day Care

in the sitter's home
per day
Cat care, pick-up & drop-off, bathing / grooming

Hosting Preferences

Additional Preferences
  • Spayed and Neutered Dogs
  • No Females in Heat


  • Available
  • Unavailable
Melinda can host up to 3 dogs per night.
Melinda can host up to 3 dogs per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
Doggy Day Care Cancellation Policy:

Melinda's Photos


2 Reviews
Joel E.
Joel E.
Jul 22, 2014

I couldn't be happier and more comfortable leaving my children (Luna and Stella)under the care of Melinda. Upon meeting her, I was not only impressed by the affection she showed towards animals, but moreover, the affection she showed towards my babies. As dogs are a good judge of character, I knew she would be a perfect fit for us, for Luna and Stella were immediately drawn to her and immediately comfortable. I was most impressed ...

Melinda L.
Ashley R.
Ashley R.
Jul 17, 2014

Melinda is known as Auntie Mel to my fur babies. We have a pitbull and a doodle mix and they absolutely love her. The thing I love most about Melinda watching my babies is that I know they are being loved on just as much as I would. When I drop the girls off I don't get that sad puppy dog eyes that all fur parents are accustomed to seeing when they are leaving, instead ...

Melinda L.

About Melinda

years of experience
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Daycare and Overnight Stay in RB

Hello! I am Melinda - a fun-loving, active, gal based in Rancho Bernardo, San Diego and always happy to petsit for busy beings. My husband and I have a miniature dachshund who loves the company of other cats or dogs. I will gladly petsit while you’re out at work or need to head out of town. Our home is quite spacious and has a beautiful closed in courtyard for your pet to enjoy the outdoors ...

What Melinda would like to know about your dog

Is your dog potty trained? Does he require specific medication or shots? Does he have specific behavior habits I should be aware of? Is he/she good with other dogs?

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

About Melinda's Home

Lives in a House
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Has an Unfenced Yard
Has 1 Dog, No Other Pets
Melinda's Pets


10 years, 1 month old, 9 lbs.

When Melinda watches your pet

Here's where we'll take our walks:
Around your neighborhood or ours in Rancho Bernardo.

Your dog's sleeping arrangement:
Where ever he is typically trained to sleep.

Time I'll spend with your dog:
30-60 min for dog walks or most of the day for daycare or overnight!

Extra house-sitting services:
Yes, I will gladly do minimal house chores like sweep or check the mail while I am visiting between 30-60 min.

In Melinda's Home

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

Melinda's Neighborhood

Melinda's Neighborhood
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