Melissa

Reliable, active, and nature-loving American gal

Cairns, QLD, Australia
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Ruth
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Melissa was a Godsend for us. We were away for six weeks, and importantly, returned to a very happy and settled dog. It was obvious that our pet and home had

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Cairns, QLD, Australia · 21 May - 02 Jul 2019
Maggie
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Melissa came and stayed with my cat for 3.5 weeks and was very reliable and responsible about both Agata and my apartment. She unfortunately had to deal with

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Florence, Italy · 20 Jun - 15 Jul 2018
Judi
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Melissa was a great house sitter would highly recommend her to any house sit. She is very caring with our dog and now consider a friend.

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Porto, Portugal · 10 May - 21 May 2018
Camilla
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Melissa has just house sat for us for a week and looked after our (very energetic) dog and cat - we do not have a negative word to say about her. She is

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Naples, Italy · 07 Apr - 14 Apr 2018
Melissa
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Melissa is a great house-sitter and a lovely person. She cared for our cats and home as though her own. She is enthusiastic and friendly - our cats had

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Inverness, United Kingdom · 24 Nov - 27 Nov 2017

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Heidi
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I have known Melissa Hamilton for four years. We had the pleasure of meeting through a group of women who share an appreciation for literature and performing

House & pet sitting reference · 26 October 2017

About

Hi there! I'm a travel, nature, fitness, and food-loving 30 year old. I recently moved from Washington, D.C., where I worked for 5 years at an International Affairs non-profit, to Australia. Although I loved my company I decided I had

Why I want to house sit

I love traveling and living like a local as much as possible. Housesitting, taking care of pets, and keeping a routine is the epitome of living like a local and I look forward to settling in and making new furry best friends, along with

My experience

I have grown up taking care of and loving pets my entire life, from my beautiful German Shepard when I was 7, to pet sitting my friends' puppies and my grandmother's 3 cats and everything in between. I recently left Washington DC and have

Pet care experience

  • dogDogs
  • catCats
  • fishFish
  • birdBirds
  • small petSmall pets

Availability

July 2019
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Preferred countries

  • Afghanistan
  • Aland Islands
  • Albania
  • Algeria
  • American Samoa
  • Andorra

Profile details

Age
30
Occupation
Event Manager, Council on Foreign Relations
Travelling
On my own