melanie

Older woman ready for newer experiences

St. Louis, MO, US

Reviews (8)

Amy

Melanie is a 5 star sitter by any metric. She’s stayed at our house before and we’ll invite her back again and again. The house: safe and clean. The cats:

Minneapolis, MN, US · 11 Jul - 14 Jul 2019
Amy

Melanie arrived as a pet sitter and quickly became a beloved and trustworthy friend. She generously offered to arrive ahead of time so that we could meet

Madison, WI, US · 12 Jun - 27 Jun 2019
Benjamin

Melanie was super flexible and even changed her arrival time to adjust for a last minute change in our schedule. She was thoughtful and organized and took

Portland, OR, US · 24 May - 28 May 2019
Meghan

Another stress free trip away from home with the help trusted house sitters and Melanie. People like Melanie are why we tell everyone about this site!! We

Towson, MD, US · 15 Jun - 24 Jun 2018
Melanie & Dylan

Each time we leave our little scaredy cat, we worry about him befriending his petsitter. With Melanie, our fears were alleviated within one day! Her quiet

Asheville, NC, US · 26 May - 31 May 2018

References (2)

Andrea

Melanie was wonderful. She was conscientious, kind and warm with us and our pets, and tidy and clean in our home. She made sure she was punctual, and also

House & pet sitting reference · 06 February 2018

About

I am a woman in my mid-sixties looking for an opportunity to travel, read, write, and enjoy life. I have raised two boys, loved three dogs during those years, and when I was younger had many cats grace my life. Sometimes I travel with my

Why I want to house sit

We are landlords so I totally appreciate how important it is to treat other people's property with care and respect! A person's home is their sanctuary and anyone who stays there should treat it with the same respect: quiet, calm, clean

My experience

I'm in my mid-sixties, raised three wonderful dogs in the last 30 years, taken care of my adult son's wonderful cats Tonks and Neville, and leave tomorrow to care for Sadie for a week in New Orleans. Two boys, dogs and cats--I'm pretty used

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish

Availability

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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
65+
Occupation
social worker, teacher
Travelling
On my own