Melissa G.

Melissa G.

House Sitting

in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
Response Time
Within a few hours

Traveling Preferences



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repeat clients
20 Reviews

Diana W.
Diana W.
Oct 8, 2018
Verified Stay

Melissa did a great job! Our pups were well-cared for and we were able to go on vacation without worry!

Melissa G.
Melissa G.
Kimberleigh P.
Kimberleigh P.
Mar 4, 2018
Verified Stay

Consistently amazing with our pups!!!

Melissa G.
Melissa G.
Kimberley K.
Kimberley K.
Dec 5, 2017
Verified Stay

We have tried many Rover sitters and Melissa is the best!! She stayed with 3 of our 4 pups last July (one was recovering from surgery at the pet hospital) and did a tremendous job in challenging circumstances - it was a long stay (10 days) and all 3 dogs required multiple medications. Our smallest dog actually had an issue with her eye while we were gone and Melissa took her to the vet and started ...

Melissa G.
Melissa G.

About Melissa

years of experience
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

Don't Stop Retrievin'

I moved to Austin in 2014 from Richmond, Virginia. I have always been surrounded by fur babies, but cannot have a pup of my own at this time and would love to watch yours! I have house-sat pups ranging from 10lbs-120lbs, ones with special dietary needs and disabilities. I am able to bring dogs to work, so they have constant love and attention throughout the day!

In my free time I enjoy bike rides, hiking ...

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration

When Melissa watches your pet

Melissa's Service Area

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