About Us

Pet sitter Melissa BooseMelissa

Founder, Melissa Boose, has over 20 years of professional pet care experience. She worked for a professional pet sitting company before attending school for veterinary technology. After graduation from tech school, she passed the national boards exam, earning her veterinary technician certification in Virginia, LVT. Later on she earned the certification, RVT, in North Carolina. 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. She is an active volunteer and foster mom with a local rescue. 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. Carson enjoys fostering for a local rescue organization with his wife, Melissa. When not at his primary full-time occupation, he enjoys helping Melissa with Phoebe’s Pampered Pets.  



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 multiple adorable fur kids. She is an active volunteer with The Positive Pit Bull.

LynnLynn & Sandie

Lynn joined the Phoebe’s Pampered Pets team in late 2016. She has provided care for cats, dogs, and birds for 30+ years. She currently has 2 spoiled furkids: a chi/frenchie mix (pictured here), and a small mixed breed pup. 


Sheena joined our team in December 2017. She is a registered veterinary technician and has worked in small animal general practice as well as specialty care. She has 4 adorable furkids, large fish tanks and several ball pythons.  


Christina joined Phoebe’s Pampered Pets in January 2019. She is the mom of human children as well as kitties, a lab, a bunny, a leopard gecko and some fish. She has many years of experience providing care for a variety of species. Christina provides back up care in the Clayton, NC area.