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Melissa B.

1 Repeat Guest
Other Sitters Nearby
  • 1 day notice required for bookings
  • Responds within 17 hours
  • Cancellation Policy:

Pet Requirements

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

Melissa's Resident Pets

Quinaby (recently deceased September 2014)
Border Collie
14 yr 3 mo old
Boomerang (recently deceased September 2014)
Border Collie
11 yr 3 mo old
Miniature American Shepherd
5 yr 11 mo old
Miniature American Shepherd
6 yr 10 mo old
Other Pets & Animals: Rabbits, gerbils, hamsters, or pet rodents

Melissa's House

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Children at home (5-12 years old)
Large Yard
100% fenced
Smoke-free home
Pets allowed on furniture
Air-conditioned inside
Dog door access

About Melissa

25 Years Experience Caring For Dogs
We are a couple in our forties and have been married for 16 years. Our son is ten and loves animals. Your dog(s) would join our two Miniature American Shepherds (Mini Aussies) for a snuggle in the house and a frolic in our good sized back yard. I am a homemaker. My son is doing Dog 4-H, Rabbit and Cavy 4-H, Mixed Martial Arts, and Cub Scouts. We are involved with each extracurricular activity our son is in. My husband delivers finished milk products for Alpenrose Dairy and runs Becker's DIY Auto Restoration shop with his mom. I have had a dog since I was 5 years old and studied the breeds as a youngster.

We have a 16 ft by 16 ft enclosed rabbit barn in our backyard that houses about 35 rabbits. We also have the two dogs and a guinea pig that lives in the house.

I have an Associates of Applied Science Degree in Animal Technology (Ranch Management) and AAS Administrative Assistant. I have worked in pet stores, veterinary clinic, and have been dog sitting with another competing dog sitting online site for four years. I am a 4-H rabbit leader, have trained and utilized four Animal Assisted Therapy Animals, trained my own dogs since I was fourteen, and shown sheep,
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Contact Melissa
Can administer oral medicine
Can administer injected medicine
Special Needs Accommodated
  • Separation anxiety

Melissa B.

1 Repeat Guest
Other Sitters Nearby
  • 1 day notice required for bookings
  • Responds within 17 hours
  • Cancellation Policy:


  • Available
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  • 1 Spot Left
  • Booked
  • Last updated February 20, 2017


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Services & Rates

Boarding Overnight At Melissa's Home
$25 /night
  • Watches up to 3 dogs/night
  • Dogs may be unsupervised for 1 - 2 hours/day
  • Dogs will have full access outside for potty breaks
  • 0 walk/day
  • Pets can sleep wherever they want
Daycare At Melissa's Home
$20 /day
  • Watches up to 3 dogs/day
$15 /bath
$10 each way
  • Willing to travel 5 miles
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