Dog Boarding

$35
in the sitter's home
per night

House Sitting

$35
in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$20
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Doggy Day Care

$25
in the sitter's home
per day

Dog Walking

$20
30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
100%
Response Time
Under half an hour

Hosting Preferences

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

Traveling Preferences

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

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Melody can host up to 2 dogs per night.
Melody can host up to 2 dogs per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
House Sitting Cancellation Policy:
Drop-In Visits Cancellation Policy:
Doggy Day Care Cancellation Policy:
Dog Walking Cancellation Policy:

Reviews

53
repeat clients
73 Reviews

Susan W.
Susan W.
Jun 25, 2018
Verified Stay

Melody did a great job! She sent pictures and stories every day! We were nervous leaving Jäger as he was only 6 months old. He took to Melody and later in her lap each night. I will definitely call her again ??

Melody D.
Melody D.
Valerie H.
Valerie H.
Jun 12, 2018
Verified Stay

Great she is awesome. Will definitely use again have an older dog with health issues. He was very calm and happy not stressed when we picked him up.

Melody D.
Melody D.
Caitlin M.
Caitlin M.
Apr 27, 2018
Verified Stay

Melody was great with Henry! We felt comfortable leaving him, and he had a great time!

Melody D.
Melody D.

About Melody

30
years of experience
  • First Aid & CPR
  • PetsitUSA Member
  • Verified Background Check
  • Rover 101

Low/fix income, budgets welcome

I may be the only pet sitter in the area who lowers rates for, students, low , fixed income, single parents or clients on budgets. I have worked both professionally and personally with animals over the last 30 years. I spent 5 years as a director of a humane Society in Bozeman, Mt. during the 1990's. I currently own an 11-year old Aussie/Border Collie mix that I have trained as a service dog. Personally, I've ...

What Melody would like to know about your dog

I prefer to meet potential clients and their dog prior to dog sitting, so I can observe the environment it lives in and how the owners inter act with the pet. However I know this is not always possible. I've dog sat dogs from a Norwich Terrier to a Great Dane. However I have a soft spot for herding dogs, especially Border Collies.

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
Senior Dog Experience
Can provide daily exercise
First Aid/CPR
Special Needs Dog Experience

About Melody's Home

Lives in an Apartment
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Has an Unfenced Yard
Has 1 Dog, No Other Pets
Melody's Pets

Breckin (Irish for freckles)

Australian Shepherd and Border Collie
12 years, 1 mo. old, 40 lbs.
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