Dog Boarding

$25
in the sitter's home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$19
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Doggy Day Care

$20
in the sitter's home
per day

Dog Walking

$20
30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
100%
Response Time
Under half an hour

Hosting Preferences

0-15
pounds
16-40
pounds
41-100
pounds
101+
pounds
Additional Preferences
  • Dogs Over 1 Year Old
  • Unspayed Females Accepted, Neutered Males Only
  • No Females in Heat

Traveling Preferences

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

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

9
repeat clients
30 Reviews

Narinder P.
Narinder P.
December 14, 2017
Verified Stay

She was terrific with our pet. Attentive to his needs and provided a nice "home away from home".

Thanks Melissa !

Melissa G.
Melissa G.
Tinisha J.
Tinisha J.
November 13, 2017
Verified Stay

Melissa was great, lovely family! I am so thankful to have found her. Coco had a great time and I didn't worry one but?

Melissa G.
Melissa G.
Melissa N.
Melissa N.
November 1, 2017
Verified Stay

This was our first experience using Rover and I am so glad we landed on Melissa. She invited us over for a meet & greet, which made me feel so much more comfortable knowing where my pups would be staying and allowing them to meet her basset hounds (who are adorable, btw). Our girls were well taken care of and we would leave them with Melissa and Joe again in a heartbeat.

Melissa G.
Melissa G.

About Melissa

20
years of experience
  • First Aid & CPR
  • Verified Background Check

Come Play with my Basset Hounds!

Hello! I have 20+ years of dog experience. I volunteered as a caregiver for Friends For Life, a no kill Shelter in Gilbert, AZ for almost 10 years. I am also an approved foster home for them, and have worked with dogs who have had behavioral and/or medical issues. I currently foster hounds for the Arizona Basset Hound Rescue, and have had two foster failures, Sherman and Louis (Louis is shown in my profile ...

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

About Melissa's Home

Lives in a House
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Has a Fenced Yard
Has 2 Dogs, No Other Pets
Melissa's Pets

Sherman

Basset Hound
6 years, 5 mo. old, 60 lbs.

Louis

Basset Hound
6 years, 11 mo. old, 56 lbs.
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