Response Rate: 100%
Response Time: A few minutes


Dog Boarding

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

Hosting Preferences

Additional Preferences
  • No Females in Heat
  • Crate-Trained Dogs Only


  • Available
  • Unavailable
Melinda can host up to 2 dogs per night.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:

Melinda's Photos

of clients received photo updates


repeat clients
13 Reviews

Jenna W.
Jenna W.
Oct 2, 2019
Verified Stay

Our dogs had a wonderful stay with Melinda over a long weekend! They came back healthy and happy and enjoyed being able to stay in such a dog-friendly home while we were away.

Melinda O.
Caroline & Dominic O.
Caroline & Dominic O.
Aug 26, 2019
Verified Stay

Lou loved her stay with

Melinda O.
Meg S.
Meg S.
Aug 26, 2019
Verified Stay

We were so happy with Pansy's stay at Melinda. Melinda provided us with great and quick communications before and during Pansy's stay. Thank you for the photos of her doing her thing--exploring the yard and relaxing! Looks like she felt right at home.

We will book with Melinda again for sure!

Melinda O.

About Melinda

years of experience
  • Verified Background Check

Dog Mom, Dog Aunt, and Dog Friend

I am a Madisonian that loves mans best friend. Dogs are family when they walk in my home, they enjoy the comforts of the couch and lots of play time and walks. My house and yard are littered with toys and dog beds to provide lots of things to do and also places to relax after an active day. I have one resident dog, a chocolate lab that loves everyone he meets two or four ...

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

About Melinda's Home

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


Labrador Retriever
7 years, 6 months old, 97 lbs.

When Melinda watches your pet

Neighborhood walks daily, free roaming in my fenced in yard, dog park visits with experienced dogs, possible hiking trips for longer stays.

In Melinda's Home

Dogs Allowed On Bed
Potty Breaks Every 4-8 Hours
Dogs Allowed On Furniture

Melinda's Neighborhood

Melinda's Neighborhood
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