Melanie

Traveling Animal Lover

Tuscaloosa, AL, US
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Reviews (7)

MICHELLE

One word, awesome!! Melanie sat for my two Sheepadoodles for a couple of weeks while I was in Europe. My husband was in Alaska so neither of us were close

Nashville, TN, US · 09 Jul - 27 Jul 2021
Mimi

Melanie was a great sitter, we never worried for a minute. Kathryn loved having her here too. We highly recommend her to sit for your pets

Naples, FL, US · 18 Dec - 23 Dec 2019
Laurie

Melanie provided dog and housesitting for us over a 5-day period. She was very responsive on the front end and proved to be very reliable while she was

Edmond, OK, US · 11 Apr - 16 Apr 2019
Chris and Sarah

Melanie did an outstanding job for us sitting at our house and watching our cat and dog while we were overseas. Both pets took a shine to her, and we were

Atlanta, GA, US · 27 Mar - 07 Apr 2019
judy

Melanie was awesome! She watched over our three dogs, one of which is an elderly Weiner dog that needed medication. We came home to happy, happy dogs who

Tallahassee, FL, US · 17 Mar - 25 Mar 2019

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River

I have known Melanie for lots of years, as a neighbor and friend. She grew up around many different types of animals and particularly loves cats and dogs

Character reference · 12 October 2018

About

Hi, I'm Melanie! I'm a semi-retired software developer in my 50s. I've been through extensive background checks for previous jobs. I can speak rudimentary French, Spanish, and Portuguese and would be happy to learn the basics of any

Why I want to house sit

My kids are both grown and live on opposite coasts of the US and I visit them both frequently. I take care of my mother in Alabama for a week or 2 at a time, every couple of months. In the interim, I travel. Since my schedule allows me

My experience

I love animals and have had pets of all kinds - and can take care of plants, given clear instructions. I'm a neat freak and super clean. I've also owned 3 homes and am fairly handy.

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Reptiles
  • Horses
  • Fish
  • Birds
  • Small pets

Availability

July 2021
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Preferred countries

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

Profile details

Age
54
Occupation
Software Developer