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
Under half an hour

Traveling Preferences



  • Available
  • Unavailable
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repeat clients
67 Reviews

David K.
David K.
Jul 28, 2018
Verified Stay

Great as always!! Wouldn’t have anyone else! Melissa is the best.

Melissa W.
Melissa W.
David K.
David K.
Jul 6, 2018
Verified Stay

We’ve been using Melissa for the last year for our 3 dogs and she is nothing short of amazing! Two of our dogs have special medical conditions and she is very attentive to their needs. She’s always on time, gives plenty of updates and most importantly, treats our dogs like part of her family. We wouldn’t recommend anyone other than Melissa - she’s simply the best!

Melissa W.
Melissa W.
Amy W.
Amy W.
Jun 30, 2018
Verified Stay

This was our first time using Rover. It’s so happy we found Melissa! During our meet my pups instantly fell in love! She asked all the right questions and showed genuine care for each of my pups. Throughout the day I loved the photos and updates that we received. Being away and not knowing what to expect, I was put at ease and able to truly enjoy my time.
Thank you Melissa for loving ...

Melissa W.
Melissa W.

About Melissa

years of experience
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

Dog whisperer and lover of dogs!!

Dogs have been a part of my life for as long as I can remember. I currently have a chocolate lab who rules the house. We shower her with affection and take her for walks and play, and just watch how amusing she is with her facial expressions. I believe every dog is unique and is deserving of attention worthy to them. They hold a special place in my heart and I love being around ...

What Melissa would like to know about your dog

I don’t have a breed preference. I do like to know if the dog is a rescue and has any quirks from that, (like afraid of men, or being petted from behind, food and water guarding, etc.). Some of those behaviors also apply to any pet. I’d also like to know how your pet responds to other animals and people. Last, but not least, I’d like to know of any past or present injuries along with meds and physical therapy. Pretty much anything that makes your pet anxious or afraid I would like to know, as well as what calms them down and makes them happy.

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