Merette - Melrose MA

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Merette K.

4 Testimonials
$25/night
Other Sitters Nearby
  • 1 day notice required for bookings
  • Responds within 3 hours
  • Cancellation Policy:
    Flexible

Pet Requirements

  • 1-20 lbs
  • 20-40 lbs
  • 40-80 lbs
  • 80+ lbs
All Ages OK
Must Be Vaccinated

Merette's Resident Pets

Wilson
Mixed Breed
Male
3 yr 6 mo old
Wilson
Mixed Breed
Male
3 yr 6 mo old

Merette's Apartment

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Children at home (13-18 years old)
Small Yard
Partially fenced
Smoke-free home
Pets allowed on furniture
Air-conditioned inside

About Merette

10 Years Experience Caring For Dogs
I am a full time, at home writer. I am very lucky to have flexible hours and provide my own dog with a lot of outdoor time, bathroom breaks and exercise. He gets along great with other dogs and loves having a pal around! We often have other dogs visit (pit bull, a cream retriever, Yorkie, Alaskan Malamute) all with no problems! I formerly worked at an "all dog" pet store where we had puppies as young as 10 weeks come in and we had to provide constant care. I have been surrounded by dogs my whole life, pet sit for my family, and we bring our little guy Wilson, everywhere.

A typical day would start with food, a walk and perhaps a trip to the dog park. I work for a few hours while Wilson plays or sleeps off his morning run. Then we head out again for another walk mid afternoon, and another short one in the evening.

I assure you your dog will feel right at home and get nothing but love! :)
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Can administer oral medicine
Special Needs Accommodated
  • Separation anxiety
  • Leash Pulling

Merette K.

4 Testimonials
$25/night
Other Sitters Nearby
  • 1 day notice required for bookings
  • Responds within 3 hours
  • Cancellation Policy:
    Flexible

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
  • 1 Spot Left
  • Booked
  • Last updated December 6, 2016
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Services & Rates

Boarding Overnight At Merette's Home
$25 /night
  • Watches up to 3 dogs/night
  • Dogs may be unsupervised for no more than 1 hour/day
  • 3-4 potty breaks/day
  • 3+ walks/day
  • Pets will sleep in their own beds
Daycare At Merette's Home
$30 /day
  • Watches up to 3 dogs/day
Dog Walking
$15 /half-hour
$25 /hour
  • Willing to travel 15 miles
Home Visits
$20 /visit
  • Willing to travel 15 miles
Pick-Up/Drop-Off
$10 each way
  • Willing to travel 15 miles
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4 Testimonials
Nov 2016
First of all, I love Merette. I am a very serious person on whom I allow to watch my 5 year old bluenose. Merette is top 5 doggy babysitter on my list. She'd be number 1, but I don't live as close as I'd like to her. I 100% vouch for her responsible manner and KNOW she would be a great sitter for any canine.

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Nov 2016
My sister Merette would be the perfect fit for a job like this. Merette is amazing with animals, dogs in particular because she loves them so much! She has a dog that is well trained and extremely friendly, and she is someone I always ask to watch/dog sit my pup when I am going away. Never once do I feel worried when my dog is under her supervision. She shows them love and affection while being able to appropriately discipline when needed. She also lives in a cute safe neighborhood, only minutes walking distance from the local dog park! I would definitely recommend her for dogvacay.
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Nov 2016
Merette is the definition of an animal lover. Every animal finds a way into her heart and it's apparent in the connection she makes, I have seen this with every dog she has cared for, whether it's her own, family, friend, or aquaintance. She pours her heart and soul into everything she does, and caring for dogs is one of them! Most importantly, she is reliable and trustworthy, and will take care of your pet like it's her own!
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Nov 2016
Merette is one of those special people in life that, when you get a chance to spend time with her, your life is that much better for it. I've never seen someone love and relate to animals the way she does. Whether it's her own dog, a stranger's pet on the street, or a ladybug on the back deck, her respect for and treatment of all animals is unparalleled.
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