Dog Boarding

$25
in the sitter's home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$12
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Doggy Day Care

$25
in the sitter's home
per day

Dog Walking

$15
30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
100%
Response Time
Under half an hour

Hosting Preferences

0-15
lbs
16-40
lbs
41-100
lbs
101+
lbs
Additional Preferences
  • No Females in Heat

Traveling Preferences

0-15
lbs
16-40
lbs
41-100
lbs
101+
lbs

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Melissa can host up to 2 dogs per night.
Melissa can host up to 2 dogs per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Doggy Day Care Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:

Reviews

1
repeat client
2 Reviews

Amy G.
Amy G.
Oct 7, 2018
Verified Stay

Melissa was AMAZING!! She kept my pup for a whole week and he seemed so happy the whole time. She sent me tons of pictures and status updates throughout. She really really took care of my little guy and put me at ease throughout my whole trip. Her dog Snickers is a great companion to any dog and I am so thankful I found them! I'm sure Peppers can't wait for me to go on ...

Melissa R.
Melissa R.
BOBBY B.
BOBBY B.
May 23, 2018

Melissa is one of those animal lovers in the purest sense, delighting in any and all animals she comes across. She's passionate about their well being and, when it comes to their care, has an abundantly open heart.

In addition, Melissa is a person of peerless responsibility, teaching lower elementary school children while pursuing two Masters degrees and a doctorate.

Finally, Melissa has used the Rover service for her own pets, and has been an ...

Melissa R.
Melissa R.

About Melissa

5
years of experience
  • First Aid & CPR
  • Verified Background Check

I have a fenced in, sandy dog area!

I have an amazing toy Aussie at home. We love to play with other dogs! I love going for walks and would love to do so with your furry friend!
I have always had a dog in my house growing up. I have taken care of 2 different dogs on my own since then.
I'm great at training them if you need them to have practice with any commands.
I don't have a problem providing ...

What Melissa would like to know about your dog

Zero preference on breed, all dogs are great!
But I would love to know any quarks your dog has and how they do with others!
Does your pup like new visitors or are they a bit nervous when meeting a new walker?

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

About Melissa's Home

Lives in an Apartment
Non-Smoking Household
Has Caged Pets
No Children Present
Has a Fenced Yard
Has Cats
Has 1 Dog
Melissa's Pets

Snickers

Australian Shepherd
1 year, 3 mo. old, 17 lbs.

Java

Cat
2 years, 9 mo. old, 14 lbs.

When Melissa watches your pet

We have a huge grassy hill, a fenced in sand area, and trails right by my apartment that dogs love to explore!

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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