Melissa

Calm, present, warm body who loves to cultivate a healthy routine for me and the place and

San Jose, CA, US

Reviews (2)

Linda and Carl

We were very fortunate to have Melissa care for our two little tortoises. When we returned home, we could tell that our pets had been well-cared for while

Scotts Valley, CA, US · 26 Jun - 28 Jun 2018
Andrew

Melissa took care of our dog over the Thanksgiving holiday, and we were thrilled to have her! She lives reasonably nearby, so she took the time to come over

Falmouth, MA, US · 23 Nov - 25 Nov 2017

References (4)

Dana

Melissa is a warm and caring person, who is absolutely wonderful with all kinds of pets. She is organized and extremely trustworthy - your pets will be in

Employment reference · 20 August 2017

About

I'm an educator and a hospice volunteer. I love day hikes and walks around historic cemeteries, using public transportation, and connecting with locals and their lives during my travels. I sometimes travel with my partner, Joe, who

Why I want to house sit

I always prefer having a role and not just sitting on my hands at a hotel. I know from traveling before that I learn much more about a new (or old) place when I connect with the local life and to experience being part of a community. I

My experience

I have been successfully giving my elderly cat a syringe of medicine twice a day for two years. I've had multiple cats myself, and have petsit and housesit for other multiple companion animals, including those with special health

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock
  • Birds
  • Small pets

Availability

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Preferred countries

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

Profile details

Age
44
Occupation
English professor
Travelling
On my own