Melissa W.

Response Rate: 100%
Response Time: Under half an hour

Services

House Sitting

$29
in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$19
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

$19
30-minute walks
per walk
Cat care, pick-up & drop-off, bathing / grooming

Traveling Preferences

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

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:

Melissa's Photos

100%
of clients received photo updates
Melissa is using the Rover app to track activity and send Rover Cards

Reviews

32
repeat clients
91 Reviews

Gail C.
Gail C.
Oct 8, 2019
Verified Stay

Melissa is great to work with! She’s well organized and has great communication skills. Her passion for working with dogs is obvious.

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Benjamin W.
Benjamin W.
Oct 6, 2019
Verified Stay

Melissa is very responsive, sends lots of updates and pics, and truly loves what she does! Hank loves spending time with her (and Piper), we come home to a very happy and tired pup. Melissa leaves the house spotless and cleaner than she found it. She goes above and beyond - this is her career - she loves dogs and they love her. We are very happy we found Melissa.

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Steve S.
Steve S.
Sep 19, 2019
Verified Stay

Melissa did a wonderful job taking care of Aubrey. The pictures that she sent each day really put my mind at ease. It was hard being away from my girl for that period of time, but knowing that she was well taken care of helped a lot. Thank you, Melissa

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About Melissa

25
years of experience
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

Dog whisperer and lover of dogs!!

Hi Everyone!
I am so excited to meet some new clients and establish some lasting relationships! I promise your dog(s) and I will have lots of fun, no matter what we do:). I believe every dog is unique, and deserving of attention worthy to them. They hold a special place in my heart and I love being around them. If chosen to watch or care for your precious pet, I promise they will receive the ...

What Melissa would like to know about your dog

Dogs are like people in that we all have things we like or don’t like. Anything that you can share with me that will help me care for your pet(s), like what makes them happy, calm, etc. that’s what I want to know.

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

When Melissa watches your pet

When I watch your pet in your home, you can first expect that I will treat both your pet and home with the utmost respect. While there we will play with any of their favorite toys, play fetch if that’s an activity they enjoy. There will also be lots of snuggles and loves, & being petted. I talk to my pets all the time, they may not always know what I’m saying - but at least they know I’m there for them. I also like to take dogs on car rides, (if permitted of course). I have seatbelts and seat covering for dogs to ride along. We’d go to the pet store to look, or a dog park near by if permitted. Essentially I try to see and observe what makes your pet happy, and that’s what we do. I love dogs and cats and miss them when I’m not with them. A bond is formed between me and your pet where they feel safe and comfortable in my care. The bond that is created between your pet and me is forever.

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