Meet Our Team

Pet sitter Melissa BooseMelissa

Founder, Melissa Boose, has over 19 years of professional pet care experience. She worked for a professional pet sitting company before attending school for veterinary technology and earning her veterinary technician certification, RVT. She provided excellent, compassionate nursing care for hospitalized dogs and cats at a large, well-known specialty hospital in Raleigh, NC, for over 8 years. She left her full time nursing position to devote herself to running Phoebe’s Pampered Pets in late May 2015. Melissa is a proud chihuahua mama and enjoys spoiling her fur babies as well as her handsome bearded dragon and frog. She has a heart for rescue and is an active volunteer and foster mom with Chihuahua Rescue and Transport, SE. Melissa currently provides vacation care, overnight stays and midday dog walks (Phoebe’s Walking Club) as well as customized medical care.

CarsonCarson w Phoebe and Otis

Carson is a true pet enthusiast. A proud chihuahua dad, his dream job is taking care of pets all day and working to make them happy. He is an armed forces veteran with a career in administration. Carson enjoys fostering for a local rescue organization with his wife, Melissa. Carson provides vacation pet care as well as relief pet sitting support.  




Alexa and Melissa worked together for 4 years providing nursing care for hospitalized canine and feline patients. Alexa has an extensive background in veterinary medicine and is the proud mom of 3 spoiled furbabies: 2 pitties and 1 cat. She is an active volunteer with The Positive Pit Bull. Alexa offers overnight care and customized medical care.

 LynnLynn & Sandie

Lynn joined the Phoebe’s Pampered Pets team in late 2016. She provides vacation pet care and Phoebe’s Walking Club midday walks. She has cared for friends’ & family’s cats, dogs, and birds for many (30+) years. She currently has 2 spoiled furkids: a chi mix (pictured here), and a “cat-dog,” (a cat that thinks he is a dog, haha). Lynn primarily services the Knightdale & north Raleigh area. 


Sheena joined our team in December 2017. She is a Registered Veterinary Technician and is experienced in both specialty medicine and general practice. She has 3 adorable furkids: a young lab and 2 sweet kitties. She also has large fish tanks and several ball pythons. Sheena provides vacation pet care as well as relief pet sitting support. She services areas in Clayton and Raleigh. 


Christina joined Phoebe’s Pampered Pets in January 2019. She is the mom of 2 human children as well as several furry & scaly kids: 3 cats, 1 lab, 1 bunny, a leopard gecko and some fish. She has many years of experience providing care for a variety of species: cats, dogs, reptiles, horses, etc. Christina services the Clayton area.