Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
Response Time
Under an hour

Traveling Preferences



  • Available
  • Unavailable
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:


repeat client
3 Reviews

Neda N.
Neda N.
Sep 4, 2018
Verified Stay

Great service! Melissa is not only a great walker she’s also a great photographer. We got the cutest pictures of Logan after each walk. :D 100% recommend

Melissa D.
Melissa D.
Paul D.
Paul D.
Aug 2, 2018

Melissa is really great with dogs. She is very caring and really pays attention to all the animals both in her care and who she meets. She knows how to calm and control a dog when overly excited and is very reassuring to nervous dogs, like ours. We always see her and Bandit on walks or at the park and he, while excitable, is well behaved with dogs and our dog, Lucky, really enjoyed walking ...

Melissa D.
Melissa D.
Diane C.
Diane C.
Jul 24, 2018

Melissa has been a dog lover from birth. She was raised with dogs and knows how to care for and love dogs. She knows when a dog wants to play, or just sit quiet. She is quite capable of discipline when warranted, but she would never harm a dog. She is a very responsible dog owner.

Melissa D.
Melissa D.

About Melissa

years of experience
  • First Aid & CPR
  • Verified Background Check

Looking for walking buddies!

30 years of experience owning and caring for animals, specifically canines. I am looking to walk and socialize your dog with my two year old, friendly lab mix, Bandit. I am willing to walk your usual route or take your dog on adventurous tours of local hiking trails, beaches and/or dog parks for the summer. I am also very familiar and comfortable with other animals if feeding or inside play visits are needed. Comfortable ...

What Melissa would like to know about your dog

- commands your dog follows/is familiar with
- reactive issues
- allegeries
- where you would like me to walk him
- how is your dog in cars?

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
Senior Dog Experience
First Aid/CPR
Can provide daily exercise

- neighbourhood walks
- Scarborough Bluffs
- Thompson memorial dog park
- Liberty bell park
- High park
- Cherry beach
- jogging
- walking
- fetch
- some agility at playgrounds

Melissa's Service Area

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