Dog Boarding

in the sitter's home
per night
Response Rate
Response Time
Under an hour

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
55 Reviews

Brian W.
Brian W.
Aug 14, 2018
Verified Stay

Melissa and Keith live and breathe the dog mom/dad life. I felt extremely comfortable knowing that they were the ones taking care of our pup. They sent some great pictures, were extremely flexible with pick up/drop off times, and genuinely seemed like they enjoyed hanging with her. I can't wait to use them again in the future!

Melissa  D.
Melissa D.
Pete S.
Pete S.
Aug 14, 2018
Verified Stay

Melissa and Keith were great!! Very accommodating to my schedule and my dog Blue had a great time with them! Will definitely use again!

Melissa  D.
Melissa D.
Konnie G.
Konnie G.
Jul 21, 2018
Verified Stay

Melissa was great! We were coming from Minneapolis on a 2 day Chicago stay and needed a place for our dog to stay. She was super helpful the entire way through, was great with Iris and even threw in guest passes to the Aquarium for us, which turned out to be a huge bonus!

Melissa  D.
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
9 years, 6 mo. old, 30 lbs.

When Melissa watches your pet

In Melissa 's Home

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

Melissa 's Neighborhood

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