House Sitting

in your home

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins

Dog Walking

30-minute walks
Cat care, pick-up & drop-off, bathing / grooming

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2 Reviews
Sally B.
Sally B.
Jan 16, 2018

We have a very rambunctious, loving pit bull, who loves people. At 83 pounds, it takes some significant effort to make sure he doesn't jump up and lick everyone he meets. Melissa, who isn't a large person herself, does a great job of managing him; she is kind and gentle but firm with him. She does a great job walking him and playing with him. And she's very responsible - if she says she'll be there ...

Melissa A.
Melissa A.
Sarah B.
Sarah B.
Jan 15, 2018

Melissa has her own wonderful dog named Taz. She is amazing with him and other dogs (including my own!) She is a kind, responsible, and extremely hard working individual and never lets her employer or friends down.

Melissa A.
Melissa A.

About Melissa

years of experience
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Experienced, energetic dog-walker!

Hi! I'm Melissa, I'm currently a Junior at the University of San Francisco. I'm a dog lover with three years of experience walking dogs and dog sitting. I've worked as a professional dog walker in the city for about two years, I'm comfortable with dogs of all sizes, needs, and activity levels. I strive to provide the exact level of care for your dog as I would to my own. I have a big rescue ...

What Melissa would like to know about your dog

The type of breed or mix, any special diet that they have, any potential triggers (birds, loud noises, other dogs) and how to deal with them, what their usual routine is, and their usual activity level.

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

When Melissa watches your pet

We will definitely explore the surrounding neighborhoods and parks that San Francisco has to offer, if the dog is comfortable around other dogs and is okay off leash then I'd take them to a nearby dog park to run around and play fetch!

Melissa's Service Area

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