Dog Boarding

$70
in the sitter's home
per night

House Sitting

$60
in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$20
30-minute check-ins
per visit
Response Rate
100%
Response Time
Under half an hour

Hosting Preferences

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

Traveling Preferences

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

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Melissa can host up to 2 dogs per night.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:

Reviews

1
repeat client
5 Reviews

Llewellyn J.
Llewellyn J.
December 31, 2016
Verified Stay

Great job at keeping me informed. Seems to really care about cats. Highly recommend for any job. Very responsible.

Melissa S.
Melissa S.
Richie M.
Richie M.
December 9, 2016
Verified Stay

Melissa was great! My dogs have a new best friend.

Melissa S.
Melissa S.
Heidi H.
Heidi H.
July 13, 2015
Verified Stay

Melissa is very responsible and great with Shea, he loves her. We are very happy that we found her. Definitely will be using her whenever we need someone to watch him.

Melissa S.
Melissa S.

About Melissa

15
years of experience
  • Pet Tech CPR & First Aid Training
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

From Smithtown to Stony Brook

Local to Smithtown
I have graduated SUNY Delhi in the Veterinary Science program. I still spend my weekends working free clinics supervising surgeries. I will sit for all pets, from cats to dogs even reptiles. Normally offer walks up to 4 times daily based on the pets needs. For some pets, I will also stay overnight in your home. Medication and Insulin are also no problem. Special diets and home cooking if required can also ...

What Melissa would like to know about your dog

I like to watch clients dogs in their own home while you're away to make the process as stress free as possible for your pets! I keep their daily routine as close to the same when I stay with them as when you're home, bed time, wake up time, feeding times, times they go for walks.

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
Has an Unfenced Yard
Has No Dogs
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