House Sitting

in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
Response Time
About a day

Traveling Preferences



  • Available
  • Unavailable
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repeat client
6 Reviews

Katherine I.
Katherine I.
Nov 27, 2017
Verified Stay

I really hate to write this review but feel like it's important to be honest with other users so they can make decisions about who will watch their animals and be in their house. I had Melissa house-sit while I was away for Thanksgiving and during that time she had a party at my house. Her guests drank multiple bottles of expensive wine and alcohol (3 bottles of wine and 5 bottles of liquor [2 ...

Melissa S.
Katherine, I still feel horrible about how my family behaved and I understand it reflects poorly on my character because ...
Melissa S.
Stephen N.
Stephen N.
Jul 30, 2017
Verified Stay

Thanks for taking good care of my puppy! He's starting to try to walk towards your place on walks - I think he likes you!

Melissa S.
Melissa S.
Stephen N.
Stephen N.
Jul 27, 2017
Verified Stay

Thanks for watching our puppy Melissa! It's nice to have someone we trust to keep tabs on the puppy while we're away. I'm glad we are getting to know you and looking forward to our next visit.

Melissa S.
Melissa S.

About Melissa

years of experience
  • Verified Background Check

Your Pup(s) Deserves The Best!

I've never had a dog but have grown up around several family friend's dogs as well as dog sitting for friend's pups. I am a seasoned baby sitter and I believe that a lot of the skills needed for both fields go hand in hand. I am very attentive and will also keep your dog entertained and at ease with being away from you. My schedule is flexible and allows me to help you out ...

What Melissa would like to know about your dog

I would like to know the demeanor of dogs and if they are feeling ill.

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
Can provide daily exercise
Senior Dog Experience

When Melissa watches your pet

Your dog can expect to go on frequent walks because of my flexible schedule, I would either be with them all day or a shot distance away.

Melissa's Service Area

All stays booked on Rover receive our Rover guarantee, 24/7 support, and our reservation protection.