Melissa A.

Melissa A.

Dog Boarding

$40
in the sitter's home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$15
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Doggy Day Care

$28
in the sitter's home
per day

Dog Walking

$15
30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
80%
Response Time
Under an hour

Hosting Preferences

0-15
lbs
16-40
lbs
41-100
lbs
101+
lbs

Traveling Preferences

0-15
lbs
16-40
lbs
41-100
lbs
101+
lbs

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Melissa can host up to 4 dogs per night.
Melissa can host up to 4 dogs per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Doggy Day Care Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:

Reviews

27
repeat clients
46 Reviews

Amanda T.
Amanda T.
Oct 26, 2018
Verified Stay

Melissa continues to be a reliable petsitter for my Minnie when I travel for work. It’s so nice to know my dog is having a blast while I’m away. Do not hesitate in booking Melissa!

Melissa A.
Melissa A.
Amanda T.
Amanda T.
Oct 26, 2018
Verified Stay

Melissa is fantastic, as usual. I use her anytime I need a sitter. Minnie absolutely adores her and I know she’s in good hands the entire stay!

Melissa A.
Melissa A.
Amanda T.
Amanda T.
Oct 14, 2018
Verified Stay

Melissa is the absolute best! I dropped Minnie off and Melissa went through her care instructions and made sure I was comfortable. She had a great procedure for getting Minnie distracted when I left, which is helpful the first time. Melissa sent photos and updates throughout the stay and kept in communication with me. She was even super flexible when my flight was delayed and I had to pick Minnie up a little later than ...

Melissa A.
Melissa A.

About Melissa

20
years of experience
  • Verified Background Check

Home Full-Time with Backyard Fun!

Hello!
I am a full-time pet care provider with a large yard located 2 blocks from Astoria Park!
I provide sleepovers, daycare and 1/2 day daycare allowing flexibility for drop offs and pick ups. Transportation can also be provided on a case by case basis so please feel free to ask!
We have a full day of fun that includes socializing, indoor play, dog park, Astoria Park, walks, naps, and backyard play!
I grew ...

What Melissa would like to know about your dog

Things I would like to know to ensure the safety and happiness of
your pet.
* Daily routine and schedule, preference to play time, naps etc.
* Any personality traits you want to fill me in on!
* Age (to ensure I tailor my services accordingly) and any limitations or
restrictions I should be aware of, specifically regarding activity and diet
* How your pet interacts with people, young children, other dogs and
pets
* Any aggression or triggers I should be aware of and any specific
situations I should avoid
* Meal time instructions (including times, diet restrictions / allergies,
treats in-between meals)
* Your training approach and how your pet typically responds
* Rules of the house (allowed on the bed/furniture or only allowed in
certain rooms)
* Previous illness or injuries, allergies, all medications he or she is
taking, anything I should be monitoring and any symptoms I should
be looking for based on a previous illness or injury
* Vet and emergency contact details

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
Can provide daily exercise
Injected Medication Administration

About Melissa's Home

Lives in a House
Non-Smoking Household
Has No Dogs
Has a Fenced Yard
Has Cats
No Children Present

When Melissa watches your pet

I enjoy walking around the neighborhood and I love Astoria Park.
This spring I am looking forward to having my fenced in backyard space ready for some visitors!

In Melissa's Home

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

Melissa's Neighborhood

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