Melissa K.

Melissa K.

North Side, Chicago, IL

House Sitting

in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

30-minute walks
per walk

Traveling Preferences



  • Available
  • Unavailable
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repeat clients
3 Reviews

Colin & Sarah  J.
Colin & Sarah J.
August 26, 2016
Verified Stay

Melissa was great! She was very attentive to our pups and gave us regular updates. They seemed to be happy and well-cared for and almost seemed a bit disappointed when they saw us walk through the door instead of Melissa. Thanks for being a great sitter, Melissa!

Melissa K.
Melissa K.
Laurie W.
Laurie W.
February 21, 2016
Verified Stay

Melissa did an excellent job caring for our animals and household! Since I work from home, our dogs are used to someone being with them most of the day and all night. Melissa's was able to give them the extra love and attention that they needed. We enjoyed our trip and are planning on using Melissa again in April.

Melissa K.
Melissa K.
Christopher P.
Christopher P.
December 23, 2015
Verified Stay

If I could give more than 5 stars I would. Melissa is fantastic and we consider ourselves lucky to have found her on Dogvacay. She took great care of our fur baby and our home while we were away for 4 days and will definitely be using her again.

She left sweet notes and pictures which were a great surprise when we got home. We got daily updates on our little one so knew she ...

Melissa K.
Melissa K.

About Melissa

years of experience
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

Chicago Northwest Pet Serivces

I am a student studying at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. I'm a pet lover and have 3 dogs of my own back home. I have worked with animals my whole life and while I specialize in dogs, I also have extensive small animal care knowledge, and farm animal experience (both from owning my own and having worked for pet companies and private farms)

I have trained my dogs and have worked ...

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
Senior Dog Experience
Can provide daily exercise
Injected Medication Administration
Special Needs Dog Experience
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