Response Rate: 100%
Response Time: Under an hour


Dog Boarding

in the sitter's home
per night

House Sitting

in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Doggy Day Care

in the sitter's home
per day

Dog Walking

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

Hosting Preferences

Additional Preferences
  • No Females in Heat
  • Crate-Trained Dogs Only

Traveling Preferences



  • Available
  • Unavailable
Melissa can host up to 3 dogs per night.
Melissa can host up to 3 dogs per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
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repeat clients
36 Reviews

Kim K.
Kim K.
Jan 1, 2019
Verified Stay

Thank you Melissa and Josh for taking Misty last minute and welcoming her to your home. I would definately recommend you both.

Melissa M.
Melissa M.
Christine & Michael C.
Christine & Michael C.
Oct 9, 2018
Verified Stay

Melissa was amazing and super accommodating! I had another sitter planned to watch my dog but plans changed and I had to find a replacement 3 days before I left for my trip. I am a total dog mom and have never left my dog with anyone but family. She accepted right away and allowed me to drop off and pick up late. I felt very comfortable leaving my dog with Melissa. She took my ...

Melissa M.
Melissa M.
Jennifer G.
Jennifer G.
Oct 7, 2018
Verified Stay

Like always the best sitters ever. Mika always has so much fun there. I know she’s in good hands.

Melissa M.
Melissa M.

About Melissa

years of experience
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

Join our pack!

My husband, Josh and I live in a quaint condo in Rancho Cucamonga with our two dogs, Xena and Zoey (miniature pinscher & manchester terrier). We love Xena and Zoey like they are our children and we'll treat your dog with that same love and respect. Josh grew up with poodles and vizslas and loves Xena and Zoey more than anything. Xena was my first dog (we rescued her in July 2015) and I've loved ...

What Melissa would like to know about your dog

Are your dogs spayed or neutered?
How well do they get along with other dogs and humans?
Are they potty trained?
Any allergies or previous injuries?
Are they on any medications or special diets?
Name of your vet and perhaps contact information for your vet.

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
Can provide daily exercise
Injected Medication Administration

About Melissa's Home

Lives in an Apartment
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Does Not Have a Yard
Has 2 Dogs, No Other Pets
Melissa's Pets


Miniature Pinscher
3 years, 9 mo. old, 8 lbs.


Toy Manchester Terrier
8 years, 1 mo. old, 12 lbs.

When Melissa watches your pet

We will go on walks throughout the day and a longer walk at night.
Playing fetch in the house.
Lots of love and snuggle time.
Play time with Xena :)

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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