Melissa S.

Harlem, NYC
Response Rate: 80%
Response Time: Under an hour

Services

Dog Boarding

$35
in the sitter's home
per night

House Sitting

$30
in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$18
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Doggy Day Care

$30
in the sitter's home
per day

Dog Walking

$20
30-minute walks
per walk
Cat care, pick-up & drop-off, bathing / grooming

Hosting Preferences

0-15
lbs
16-40
lbs
41-100
lbs
101+
lbs
Additional Preferences
  • Crate-Trained Dogs Only

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:
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
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Reviews

5
repeat clients
15 Reviews

Amanda B.
Amanda B.
Sep 23, 2018
Verified Stay

Melissa has looked after our dog Penny twice now and I couldn’t be happier! This time around she looked after my pup Penny during the day and then at night she went to my in-laws to pick up our older dog Matilda, took both my dogs home, fed them, provided Matilda with her medications, and let me know how both the dogs were doing before leaving my apartment. While looking after Penny during the ...

Melissa S.
Melissa S.
Bernadette L.
Bernadette L.
Aug 27, 2018
Verified Stay

Melissa is awesome! She even took care of Hobbes when he was sick and had a special bland diet. She has also accommodated us at the last minute. He always comes home happy and healthy. Thank you Melissa!

Melissa S.
Melissa S.
Amanda B.
Amanda B.
Jul 22, 2018
Verified Stay

I left my rambunctious 8 month Shepherd mix with Melissa for the day and was very happy with the overall experience. Melissa was quick to respond to my booking request and was available despite my giving only one day notice. She also took great care of my pup. I was very happy with all the text updates and pictures I received throughout the day and the fact that Melissa took my pup to our usual ...

Melissa S.
Melissa S.

About Melissa

21
years of experience
  • Verified Background Check

Your pup, my heart! Full-time love!

I've owned dogs for about 15 years (two at once) and lived with roommates' dogs an additional 5 years. I like to consider myself a true dog lover. They make me incredibly happy and I aim for them to feel the same way! I am comfortable with being playful yet also disciplining appropriately (if necessary). All dogs have a personality that I like to feel out and cater care towards. I've never met a dog ...

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
Senior Dog Experience
Injected Medication Administration

About Melissa's Home

Lives in an Apartment
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Does Not Have a Yard
Has No Dogs

When Melissa watches your pet

In Melissa's Home

Dogs Not Allowed On Bed
Potty Breaks Every 0-2 Hours
Dogs Allowed On Furniture

Melissa's Neighborhood

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