Dog Boarding

$25
in the sitter's home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$15
30-minute check-ins
per visit
Response Rate
90%
Response Time
Around an hour

Hosting Preferences

0-15
lbs
16-40
lbs
41-100
lbs
101+
lbs
Additional Preferences
  • Dogs Over 1 Year Old
  • Crate-Trained Dogs Only

Traveling Preferences

0-15
lbs
16-40
lbs
41-100
lbs
101+
lbs
Additional Preferences
  • Dogs Over 1 Year Old

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Melissa can host 1 dog per night.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:

Reviews

12
repeat clients
41 Reviews

Michael E.
Michael E.
Nov 2, 2018
Verified Stay

Melissa is a great sitter.. We miss her after as she moved out of the area.. Still looking for a good sitter for our puppy Marco..

Melissa C.
Melissa C.
Amanda F.
Amanda F.
Dec 29, 2017
Verified Stay

Thanks again for watching Buddy! Melissa was very communicative about pickup / dropoff times, and had a great back yard. She always responded quickly to texts, and Buddy came back happy and didn't seem stressed at all.

Thanks!

Melissa C.
Melissa C.
Linda S.
Linda S.
Dec 27, 2017
Verified Stay

The dog sitter that we had booked for our 42nd anniversary get away stiffed us at the last minute. I was really upset thinking that we couldn’t go, and it was too late to cx our reservation at the resort without incurring a full nights stay fee. I saw Melissa’s profile & she was near our home. I messaged her & fortunately she was available! She was great! She took good care of ...

Melissa C.
Melissa C.

About Melissa

15
years of experience
  • Verified Background Check

"Your Dog Is My Houseguest."

I love dogs and have had them all my life. I have a Shar pie named Zoey who are my baby! I enjoy spending my free time with her, walking in the park or taking her on hikes around Williamsburg or just playing with her in our apartment. We just recently moved to Virginia from New Jersey where I used this service all the time. I sat dogs with Rover for over a year and ...

What Melissa would like to know about your dog

I have no dog preference but would like to know what your dog enjoys, if they have any medical issues or if they are fine with other dogs.

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

About Melissa's Home

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

Zoey

Shar Pei
12 years, 1 mo. old, 34 lbs.

When Melissa watches your pet

I have a fenced in yard with a doggie door so your dog will have access to outdoors all day long. I will take you dog on walks each day if they enjoy this activity.

In Melissa's Home

Dogs Not Allowed On Bed
Takes Only 1 Client at a Time
Dogs Allowed On Furniture
Potty Breaks Every 4-8 Hours

Melissa's Neighborhood

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