Dog Boarding

in the sitter's home
per night
Response Rate
Response Time
A few minutes

Hosting Preferences

Additional Preferences
  • Dogs Over 1 Year Old
  • Spayed and Neutered Dogs
  • No Females in Heat


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


repeat clients
34 Reviews

Kassie B.
Kassie B.
July 17, 2017
Verified Stay

Melissa and Keith take wonderful care of our own amateur Basset comedian Maddy. I would describe them as really going above and beyond. Just a few days before leaving for our two week honeymoon, our dog was diagnosed with some serious medical conditions. Melissa and Keith not only graciously welcomed Maddy into their home, but showed genuine love, care and concern for her. Melissa sent me continuous updates and assurances that Maddy was doing just ...

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Mary and Ron C.
Mary and Ron C.
July 14, 2017
Verified Stay

Melissa and Keith are wonderful loving caregivers. They have a large fenced in area and will also walk your dog. Pictures and feedback on a daily basis. Jackson had fun with Suzy, and we felt relaxed knowing he was so well cared for.

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Jeremy T.
Jeremy T.
June 30, 2017
Verified Stay

Super accommodating to my schedule and flexible when I had to extend another day. Always have peace of mind leaving my dog with Melissa!

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Melissa D.

About Melissa

years of experience
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101
  • Home inspection and phone-screening

Hang with Sue in West Town!

Hi everyone! We're Melissa and Keith, and we share a lovely 2.5 bedroom apartment in Chicago's Ukrainian Village, along with our quirky amateur comedienne basset hound/beagle mix, Susie Q. Sue is a special gal who enjoys spending time with other mellow dogs (which is why we cannot accept puppies, unfortunately) so we thought becoming pet sitters would be a great way to both give her a chance to make friends and have a ...

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

About Melissa 's Home

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

Susie Q

Basset Hound
8 years, 3 mo. old, 30 lbs.
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