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
A few minutes

Hosting Preferences

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

Traveling Preferences

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

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

31
repeat clients
58 Reviews

Zachary W.
Zachary W.
Dec 3, 2018
Verified Stay

Phenomenal! On short notice, not only was Melissa available, she was so accommodating that she actually made my trip easier! I highly recommend her to anyone in need of a trustworthy sitter. 5-Stars only because they didn’t have an option for 6

Melissa G.
Melissa G.
Brent K.
Brent K.
Nov 29, 2018
Verified Stay

Melissa was great with our two pooches and treated them as her own. Having a lot of things going on in our lives along with short notice, Melissa made me feel comfortable leaving my two munchkins for five days. She provided daily photos and updates even when our youngest was struggling to adapt. When I arrived to pick them up, they were all relaxing on the couch and at peace. Would definitely use Melissa again ...

Melissa G.
Melissa G.
Debbie S.
Debbie S.
Oct 12, 2018
Verified Stay

Melissa was great. Her house is definitely designed for dogs. Our Maya seemed very happy and she kept us updated with photos while we were away. Would definitely use her again.

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 3 Dogs, No Other Pets
Melissa's Pets

Sherman

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

Louis

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

Lily

Beagle and Treeing Walker Coonhound
5 years, 2 mo. old, 45 lbs.

When Melissa watches your pet

In Melissa's Home

Dogs Allowed On Bed
Potty Breaks Every 0-2 Hours
Dogs Allowed On Furniture

Melissa's Neighborhood

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