Melissa

Traveler looking for a home

Austin, TX, US
31 Reviews

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Reviews (31)

Samantha

Melissa was a great sitter for us. Our pup got sick while we were away and it was so nice to have a sitter that we could trust to take him in to the vet and

Nashville, TN, US · 13 Jul - 19 Jul 2020
Montserrat

Melissa came twice prior to our departure which was so helpful and reassuring. She was a pleasure to communicate with; and she was punctual and serious

Austin, TX, US · 24 May - 10 Jun 2020
Shanna

We could not have asked for a better sitter for our pups. Melissa was great with communication before, during and after her sit. She sent daily updates with

Austin, TX, US · 06 Mar - 08 Mar 2020
Heather

Melissa was awesome! She came by early to meet us and the girls loved her immediately. She kept us connected by sending cute photos and letting us know how

Austin, TX, US · 15 Jan - 20 Jan 2020
Megan and Alexander

Melissa is awesome. She took great care of our dog and our home. She has tons of experience with housesitting and left our home in wonderful shape, was very

Austin, TX, US · 30 Dec 2019 - 06 Jan 2020

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Rachel

Melissa has always been an awesome employee. She is friendly, hard working, and reliable! We are happy to have her apart of our team!

Employment reference · 17 May 2018

About

I just recently began nursing school at Austin Community College. I was living with my parents in North Austin to save money, until I found Trusted House Sitters. After two years on the site, I've been able to be a little Austin nomad

Why I want to house sit

House sitting is the perfect example of a symbiotic relationship. Travelling is an amazing experience but also as stressful one. Having the prior knowledge of knowing where you will stay is a great stress reliever. Also staying in a home is

My experience

I've had the great experience of house sitting in Australia, Atlanta, Alabama, and Austin. I began doing it for friends and family but was quickly able to freelance. I enjoy experiencing new neighborhoods and taking care people's needs.

Pet care experience

  • Dogs
  • Cats
  • Fish
  • Birds

Availability

September 2020
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  • Available on these dates — get in touch to find out if they can sit for you

Profile details

Age
31
Occupation
Barista