Melissa L.

Response Rate: 80%
Response Time: Under 12 hours


House Sitting

in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

30-minute walks
per walk
Cat care, pick-up & drop-off, bathing / grooming

Traveling Preferences



  • Available
  • Unavailable
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
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repeat client
4 Reviews

Patricia C.
Patricia C.
Aug 24, 2018
Verified Stay

Caring responsible and responsive sitter. My puppy came back to me exhausted from all the excitement and exercise.

Melissa L.
Melissa L.
Rhoda K.
Rhoda K.
Aug 23, 2018
Verified Stay

Melissa was great on time and had a great connection with my little Princess. I will be using her again. Very satisfied

Melissa L.
Melissa L.
Juliette C.
Juliette C.
Aug 19, 2018
Verified Stay

Melissa was very nice, punctual, flexible and I trusted her completely walking my dog.

Melissa L.
Melissa L.

About Melissa

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

Reliable and Trustworthy Sitter!

Hi there! My name is Melissa and I am a graduate student at UH Manoa.

I have owned a dog for 12 years (he’s currently 14 and the sweetest little dog in the world). I was on the vet track and therefore have worked at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary, the biggest non-kill animal shelter in the country. I’ve worked with special needs animals as well as rehabilitating abused and neglected animals. I am ...

What Melissa would like to know about your dog

I would like to know if your dog(s) have any allergies, sensitive areas, injuries, or aggressive behavior.

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

When Melissa watches your pet

I love talking dogs on long walks, hikes (with approval), playing at parks, and am pretty much the typical dog mom that tries to bring my dog with me everywhere or incorporate him in my life as much as possible.

Melissa's Service Area

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