Melanie & Chris

Loving Care for your Pets and Home, the Same as our Own!

New Orleans, LA, US
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Reviews (29)


We couldn’t have asked for better sitters than Melanie and Chris. They are timely, tidy, and wonderful people. We were out of town for 9 days. In that time

Arvada, CO, US · 23 Dec 2020 - 01 Jan 2021

Melanie and her sister-in-law stayed at our home with our pups. We got a chance to meet them the night before our trip. They are amazing. Melanie uses the

Panama City, FL, US · 10 Mar - 16 Mar 2020

Melanie and Chris were amazing. They were very caring of my 4 kitties. One of my guys needs meds and they were great in taking care of that. They played with

Washington, D.C., Washington, D.C., US · 25 Dec 2019 - 03 Jan 2020

Melanie is a very friendly, charming person. I was lucky enough to be able to talk to her before and after my trip. She sent me photos and updates of the

Rotterdam, Netherlands · 13 May - 17 May 2019

This is the second time Melanie and Chris have looked after our animals (in different houses/countries). They were our very first trusted housesitters four

Guadiaro, Spain · 19 Dec - 24 Dec 2018

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I have used Melanie to pet sit and house sit for me, when I was living in Colorado, many times. She is quite capable with my dogs and cats and they never

House & pet sitting reference · 29 May 2013


Hi, we are Melanie and Chris, a semi-retired couple. Our two passions in life have always been sharing our lives with our many companion animals and traveling the world. We can't think of a better way to see the world than enjoying the

Why we want to house sit

Traveling as a tourist and staying in hotels is a far different experience than "living" in a community. We have always enjoyed our travels and explorations so much more when we're somewhat rooted into an area. We also love animals and miss

Our experience

We have had rescue cats and dogs our whole lives, as well as some fish, turtles and hamsters. Several of our pets have been medically compromised, requiring medications, IM and subcutaneous shots, renal drip hydration and other modalities

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Reptiles
  • Fish
  • Poultry
  • Livestock


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

Preferred countries

  • Austria
  • Barbados
  • Belgium
  • Bermuda
  • Cambodia
  • Cayman Islands

Profile details

Melanie 64 and Chris 65+
Retired and Semi-retired teacher, self-employed
With a partner