Melissa M.

Melissa M.

Upper West Side, NYC

Dog Boarding

in the sitter's home
per night
Response Rate
Response Time
A few minutes

Hosting Preferences

Additional Preferences
  • Dogs Over 1 Year Old


  • Available
  • Unavailable
Melissa can host 1 dog per night.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:


2 Reviews
Jon M.
Jon M.
Mar 2, 2018

Melissa is the best 'dog mom' I know. She loves her own dog an incredible amount and makes sure that he is both healthy and happy. Melissa makes sure her Yorkie gets a lot of exercise and play time, is very well-mannered and friendly, eats nutritious food and treats, is clean and groomed (she even brushes his teeth!), and feels like part of the family. She is used to taking care of a dog in ...

Melissa M.
Melissa M.
Piper C.
Piper C.
Feb 12, 2018

Melissa I d a true animal lover and an amazing care taker. She research’s and learns the specifics of breeds their needs and how to best keep them healthy. Her compassion is amazing! She loves going for long walks and give lots of snuggles! I wouldn’t have a worry in the world if she was taking care of my fur babies.

Melissa M.
Melissa M.

About Melissa

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

Grad Student in need of Pet Time

I am a part-time faux New Yorker who recently moved here to attend Columbia University. During school breaks I return to San Francisco where my husband still lives with our little Yorkie, Bentley. I miss my family and am hoping to pick up a few dog visits here and there to fulfill my need to love animals.

I grew up surrounded by pets. My family always had cats, dog, and rabbits, so we had to ...

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 an Apartment
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Does Not Have a Yard
Has 1 Dog, No Other Pets
Melissa's Pets


Yorkshire Terrier
9 years, 4 mo. old, 8 lbs.
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