Response Rate: 100%
Response Time: Under 12 hours


House Sitting

in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

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

Traveling Preferences



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2 Reviews
Jennifer S.
Jennifer S.
Jul 15, 2018

Merriam took care of my Hunter multiple times and did a great job! Hunter has bad allergies and she made sure that he did bite his tail. She also gave him the multiple medications he was taking at the time of his sleepover.

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Tamara D.
Tamara D.
Jun 1, 2018

Merriam is a true animal lover. I was so nervous to leave my 1 year old French bulldog alone for the first time and was so grateful that my student (merriam) at the time was keen to watch him. Kingston is a breathing compromised, allergy suffering, uneutered male who is a bit delicate...can’t be too hot or too cold. Merriam spoiled him to bits. He was practically unphased to see me when I arrived to ...

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About Merriam

years of experience
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Willing to walk, run, and pet sit!

I have experience working with dogs of all sizes, ages, and with special physical and mental needs. I also have experience administrating oral medications. Ever since I was little, I’ve grown up around animals of all sizes and absolutely love working with them!
I am currently working towards a degree in biology and am in a pre-veterinarian program. I am also a student-athlete so I live a very active lifestyle so hyper dogs are no ...

What Merriam would like to know about your dog

I really don’t mind what the breed or size of the dog is, I would just like know I’m advance the size, and any special qualities. Special qualities such as dietary needs, walking preferences, and just their typical food schedule!

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

When Merriam watches your pet

I live near Tower Grove Park so I will be able to take them there or a park closer to your house! If you have a high energy dog that needs a jog, play fetch outside, or just someone to watch your dog while you’re away, I’m your girl!

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