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My Jasper Nanny Childcare & Pet Care

Your mountain adventure is waiting & our nannies can't wait to share our amazing natural playground with you!
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Planning a Wedding or Special Event? Find out how My Jasper Nanny's team can help you realize your vision.

Our Pet Handlers will work with you to ensure your canine ring-bearer's task runs flawlessly. We'll manage Group Childcare so your guests of all ages have an amazing time.
Every member of your family is Special

Our Services


Your nanny arrives at your Jasper accommodation with a backpack full of toys & books along with great plans for outdoor activities.
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Pet Care

Our outdoors & animal-loving nannies   arrived prepared with activities ideal for your pet's abilities & activity needs.
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Events Group Childcare

Everybody has a great time with My Jasper Nanny looking after event childcare. We look after meals & entertainment so you can focus on your event.
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Wedding Pet Handler

It's your wedding day & you can have it all, including your ring-bearer pooch! Our Wedding Pet Handlers will help your pet perform as rehearsed when your Big Day arrives.
Wedding Pet Services
Why My Jasper Nanny

Only Trust Our Child & Pet Care Specialists

My Jasper Nanny is a childcare & pet-care service provided to tourist & local families alike. We provide safe fun active care while babysitting. Our Jasper nannies combine care for your children with all the great children’s activities Jasper has to offer.
We know your fur-babies also precious and that their care is important to you. We understand completely & promise that we care for your pets as though they were our own.
Meet Our Nannies
Company Background

The Story of My Jasper Nanny

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My Jasper Nanny Owner

Melody Gaboury-Scott

Melody Gaboury-Scott, owner of My Jasper Nanny, has over 25 years of experience in child care. 
Melody received her Bachelor of Tourism and Recreation Management at Vancouver Island University in 2006. Her field school experience included volunteer work at schools in Central & South America. She has had several long-term nanny positions, worked in daycares, and worked as an Educational Assistant for 5 years at the Jasper Elementary School.
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Lifelong Learner

Fitness, Water Aerobics & Yoga Teacher

Melody is a certified Yoga Instructor, having studied at the Saltspring Centre of Yoga. She loves teaching yoga & playing with children of all ages. She has also completed her fitness teacher training & regularly teaches water aerobics and yoga at the Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge.
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Birth of an Idea

Travelling Parents

Melody became a first-time mom in 2014 when her little boy was born. Then in 2017, Melody & Peter became proud parents again…this time bringing their baby girl into this world.
On a holiday in Costa Rica, Melody & Peter wanted to go ziplining but were too anxious to simply hire a local babysitter. They realized Jasper visitors might have the same kind of apprehension and saw My Jasper Nanny as a much-needed service.
And My Jasper Nanny was born!
Meet Our Nannies

My Jasper Nanny Team

Our experienced fun, outgoing nannies are exceptional, reliable professionals with a passion for safely exploring & sharing our great Rocky Mountain outdoors.
My name is Kirk Taylor, and I’m one of My Jasper Nanny’s newest dog walkers. I’m originally from New Brunswick but have lived in over 10 cities in 5 provinces. I was living and working in Southampton, Bermuda until Covid began. I’m a very active guy, and dog walking is a great way for me to stay active, be outside and enjoy living in Jasper. I’m excited to meet your four-legged family member so I can get my dog fix while you explore Jasper!😊
Hello, my name is Molly and I am a 20 year old from Australia! I am currently taking a break front my degree in clinical exercise physiology to work and live in Canada!! Back at home I am a dance teacher to kids with special needs, which I absolutely loved. I have also babysat numerous families throughout the years. I have two doggies at home which I love and miss very much. My passions include dancing (lots of dance parties will be had with the kiddos), rollerskating, and anything to do with nature.
Hi, I'm Daralynn. I am a long time Jasper resident and I've recently retired from a railway career. I love the mountain lifestyle and am honoured to call our beautiful national park home. I've been a member of The Borzoi Club of Canada for 20 years. This is my favorite breed but all dogs are close to my heart. I love walking and dog sitting and have recently joined My Jasper Nanny in the winter of 2022. I have a large family of nieces and nephews and enjoy spending time with children. I look forward to meeting you and your family.
My name is Sue and I am a mother of 2 wonderful grown children. I have a degree in early childhood education and have worked in daycares for over 20 yrs. When I'm not working, I enjoy the outdoors, beaches and lakes. As a dog sitter, I like the dogs to feel part of my family. I have 2 dogs and a dog friendly cat.
Hey! My name is Mason, I moved from Manitoba to live in Jasper in the summer of 2022. I currently work at Marmot Basin in the retail shop, and at the Jasper Sky Tram in the summers. In my spare time I enjoy being outside hiking, bike riding or snowboarding. I’ve had many pets over the years and would love to play with and look after your dog! I’ve had experience raising puppies and will ensure your pet is properly cared for while you enjoy Jasper! If your pet requires lots of play I'll see to it that they’re properly played with so that they’ll be sleeping well! I miss my golden retriever Bandit back home, so I’m very excited to meet you and your puppy dog!
Hello, my name is Thea. I’m one of My Jasper Nanny's younger nannies, but I have a lot of childcare experience. I graduated with honours in 2018. I’ve babysat infants as young as 6 months old and really enjoy children of all ages. I have been babysitting since I was 12 and have lived in Jasper my whole life. I love looking after kids and being active. I’m super outgoing and energetic with kids. I became a my Jasper nanny in the spring of 2018.
Hello! My name is Larissa and I’ve been living in Jasper for two years. I’m originally from Ontario and graduated three years ago with a degree in Psychology, Neuroscience, & Behaviour. I currently work in retail fashion and spend my downtime hiking (ideally with a pup!), doing yoga, reading books from the library, and weaving traditional mandalas. My childcare experience began as a performance-based clown on a family farm when I was a teenager. I then volunteered for many years in a Children’s Hospital and babysat so extensively that I became good friends with a handful of families. Since then, my sisters have had children and I’ve spent countless years loving them. As for animals, absolutely everything is better with a furry friend!
Hi, I'm Carla and I'm here to take care of your lovely child or your sweet dog. Each nature walk, game, craft or other activity I do is tailored specifically to the needs and interests of YOUR child. If you'd like to add in play time for your child with a sweet and gentle dog, just let me know, as I have a dog who loves all people from toddlers on up. Each walk (or other dog activity) I do is tailored specifically to the needs of YOUR dog. If you're also looking for social time for your pup, just let me know, and I can bring my dog along too. I want you to be able to enjoy yourself with the comfort of knowing that everything's taken care of, and that we'll be having fun too!
Hey! My name is Danielle and I’m originally from Manitoba. I moved to Jasper at the beginning of summer 2022 and I’m loving it! I can’t wait to see this beautiful place during the winter season! In my spare time I love to be outside hiking, camping, going on the water. I also love to cook/bake, play guitar and piano! I am also bilingual, I speak French and English. I decided to join my Jasper Nanny because since moving out here I’ve missed being with children. I love their energy, youthfulness and joy! Back home I have 3 young foster kids that I consider as my siblings since they’ve been in my life for 8 years. Throughout the years I’ve babysat for families in my hometown. I love taking the kids on walks and seeing how many parks we can find. I also love playing any game their heart desires, if that’s tag, imaginary games or swimming. I’m really looking forward to meeting you and your family!
Hi ! I'm Lilou, I'm a newcomer in Jasper ! What a beautiful place to live ! I am from France, so I love cooking and eating ! I'm a educator back in France with children with autism. I love being around young children and see life through their eyes ! Basically, I like to do with children the same thing that I like doing during my free time ! Simply draw, do a puzzle, play lego, have a walk, have a swim, read a book, or build / create stuffs ! I speak French and English. I joined My Jasper Nanny in the fall of 2022. See you soon
Hello, My name is Abbie I am originally from England and came to Jasper to live and work in the beautiful Rocky Mountains. I love being outdoors and exploring all the national park has to offer. I have worked as a camp counsellor in America for 9 weeks, teaching and caring for children from ages 4-16. I have also worked at a summer camp in the UK for 6 weeks as an instructor for children between the ages of 4-7. I have a strong background in sport. I have a degree in exercise and sport science with a focus on child motor development. My main hobbies in my free time are hiking, yoga and scrap booking. I adore working with children, probably because I am still a big kid myself. I admire the endless energy children have and how they can inspire creativity and resilience. I am excited to become a part of the Jasper Nanny team and connect with the future generations of Jaspers community
My name is Monique, I am 26 years old from Sydney, Australia and I have just moved to Jasper. I work full time at the Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge. I have worked everywhere from Summer Camps to after school care, nannying, and babysitting. I'm also a qualified Party Princess! I'm an expert face-painter, balloon animal creator, children’s birthday party games organizer, nail painter, hair braider – and more. I have looked after children ranging from 2 to 17 years old throughout my travels and now I am here in Canada looking for some new lovely families to work with. I have a double degree in international business and communications: public relations. I speak English and I have a very low level understanding of German.
Ana is a Jasper local and has lived here most of her life, as well as travelling the world, she is fluent in English, French and Spanish. She has been nannying for Jasper Nanny for four years. She has a passion for childcare, early education and the great outdoors. She believes the children of today are the future of tomorrow and that we can learn a lot from them every day. Patience, kindness, sharing and of course having fun are all important elements that she hopes to express in the time she spends with the kids she cares for. She enjoys this job and believes Jasper is a beautiful place to visit, and hopes to help make your stay in the scenic rocky mountains all that much more enjoyable!
Hello, my name Jennifer. I’m a doting grandmother, active outdoors woman, multidisciplinary artist, trained in home-care and volunteer in many of Jasper’s associations. Life is good! I moved from Quebec to Jasper in 2017. I speak both French & English. I joined My Jasper Nanny in the winter of 2022. When I'm caring for babies, I like taking strolls around town. Younger children usually love to be out-of-doors as do I, but a set of watercolours would also be in my nanny bag. Enjoy your stay in the mountains. Rest assured that your children and pets are well cared for by Jasper Nannies!! 
I'm originally from Maidstone Saskatchewan. In 2020, following my dreams, I moved to Jasper, my favourite little mountain town to work as a ski instructor. Jasper is a perfect fit for my outdoor-loving nature. During the winter, I'm both a ski instructor & a Jasper Free-Ride ski coach. I joined My Jasper Nanny in the winter of 2022. I grew up baby sitting lots for family at home. I enjoy babysitting and meeting lots of 4 legged friends.  Besides skiing, I love to hike, play board games & read by the lake.
I'm mom of an 11-year-old boy, speak English, French, & Japanese & have several years babysitting experience including about 5 years with My Jasper Nanny. I love mountain life, hiking, biking, running, swimming, volunteering & playing baseball! I’d like you and your family (…& furry friends) to have a great time here in Jasper. Enjoy your stay and welcome to the mountains!
Hello my name is Willow! I am originally from England, grew up in Australia & moved to Canada in 2017 when I also joined My Jasper Nanny. Adventures in our beautiful outdoors is my favourite spare time activity. I also love cooking, eating well, reading, drawing, painting, playing music. I also work as a barista. I can’t wait to meet you & your family, children, fur babies!
After I finished high school in Jasper I was away for 10 years while finishing post secondary school & an engineering career. I missed the activities & lifestyle so moved back. I started with My Jasper Nanny in 2021. I enjoy spending time outdoors with my nieces and nephew as well as being creative through drawing, painting and crochet. I’m excited to explore the outdoors & burn off some energy with your children or if they’d rather, just hang out, read stories and create.
Hello, my name is Sarah. I am from Ontario & I have been living in Jasper for over 12 years. I joined My Jasper Nanny in 2016. I've travelled around the world & wherever I've lived, I've been active my community. I enjoy baking cupcakes & playing Bingo and old-school games like Connect 4, Jenga & Trouble with neighbourhood kids. I love living in Jasper especially outdoor fun like swimming & trail walks with dogs. I look forward to meeting your family!
Hello! My name is Meg and I’m from Medicine Hat, Alberta. I’ve had the pleasure of working with kids in many capacities. I have worked in daycare at Wildflowers Daycare in Jasper caring for children under 5. I’ve also cared for children aged 5 to 13 as a supervisor at Jasper Out of School Care Program. In my volunteer work at Medicine Hat’s Adaptive Sports Program for kids with physical or mental disabilities, I had the pleasure of working with kids of all ages. I currently work at Marmot Basin and am enjoying it immensely. I worked as a Health Care Aide for my previous employment at a group home specializing in mental health and dementia residents. I joined My Jasper Nanny in the fall of 2019. In my free time I enjoy hiking, biking, yoga, visiting the gym, and reading. Looking forward to meeting you!
Hi there! My name is Jaime. Jasper’s been my home for two decades now. I’m an International Animal Communicator & have recently joined the team at My Jasper Nanny because of my love of animals. My pets are my babies and I know yours are too. I have a safe & loving household where your animals will feel at home. I look forward to meeting you and your pups!
Hello, my name is Fiona. I am originally from New Zealand and have been in Canada since 2012. My interests that I like to share with children are exploring the outdoors, crafts, baking/cooking and reading. Within that time I have looked after many kids of all ages including having two children of my own, ages 2 and 5.
I’ve babysat & worked with kids & families since I was 12. I moved to Jasper from Toronto in 2016 & joined both My Jasper Nanny & Marmot nursery right away. In my spare time, my dog, Ginger, & I go on adventures. I love animals & have walked dogs of all ages, sizes, & energy. My other interests include hiking, dancing, yoga, painting & reading. I look forward to meeting you!
Hi! I am Annie. I am originally from Hong Kong where I studied tourism. After graduation, I did a working holiday in Australia & New Zealand, then moved to Jasper. Since moving to Jasper, I’ve had lots of experience working as a dog-sitter & walker. I love to travel, cycle, & play volleyball plus all outdoor adventures. I look forward to meeting you & wish you a perfect stay in Jasper
I’m a 29 year old Dutchie. After visiting Jasper a few years ago, I loved it so much that I just had to come back, this time on a work visa. As a teenager, I babysat for family & neighbour. I also did a work-away in Nova Scotia in 2019 where looked after coworkers’ kids. I’ve had pets since I was young. Our 2 dogs were my best friends sometimes, especially during Covid lock-downs. I am excited to work with My Jasper Nanny!
Hello! I'm Andrea. I’m originally from Ottawa. I've lived in Jasper since 2017.  I work for a local non-profit that supports National Park trail restoration & education. In my off time, you'll find me exploring the park. hiking, backcountry camping & swimming — sk i& snowshoe in winter. Until I’m able to adopt my own dog, working as a My Jasper Nanny pet-sitter lets me meet, connect with & look after pets in the same way I would my own. I look forward to meeting you & your pup!

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What Our Clients Are Saying

Reviews from My Jasper Nanny Clients

Outstanding service put me at ease instantly
If anyone is looking for an outstanding babysitting/nanny service in Jasper I would definitely recommend myjaspernanny.ca. We used their services for our daughter’s wedding. We were very pleased with Nanny Melody and I am someone with very high expectations! Melody put me at ease instantly. She was so good with our 7 month old grandson and went above and beyond to make sure we could relax and enjoy the wedding. Thank you Melody!!
Paulette Reeson
Mother of the Bride
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It was worth every penny!
We hired Melody for my wedding at Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge. She watched my 7 month old baby from 10:00AM - 12:30AM. It was worth every penny! She was AMAZING with our baby. I highly recommend her.
Mackenzie Reeson
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What a wonderful service!
What a wonderful service for dogs in Jasper! We were so relieved to find a caring nanny to look after our dog all day while we hiked. Excellent service!
Dawn Burgess
Pet Parent Visiting Jasper
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The kids had such an incredible night!
Melody watched our kiddos this past weekend while we attended our close friends beautiful wedding at Pyramid Lake Resort. She came right to our hotel room with a giant bag of toys and the kids were instantly excited for a night with their first ever "babysitter"! The kids had such an incredible night of pizza, kayaking, hot tubbing and reading books! I was so happy when we arrived at the resort and the front office staff knew exactly who she was and assured me the kids were going to have a blast. She made us feel at ease with her awesome text updates and we spent the entire night bragging about how easy and helpful her service was for parents on a mountain getaway to Jasper! We will definitely be calling Melody again when it comes time to hit the slopes in the winter 🥰
Jessica Griffeth
Parent & Wedding Attendee
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Our dog Porter had a great time with Caleb
Our dog Porter had a great time with Caleb at Jasper Nanny. Melody was accommodating with us as we booked with less than 24hrs notice (it was early June in the shoulder season). We were able to explore the Hot springs while Porter got to play at Jaspers large dog park and hangout within someone’s home. She came back very tired. Jasper nanny has many options for dog sitting including at your hotel or campsite!
Michelle C.
Dog Parent
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Absolutely amazing with our 8-month-old
Melody was absolutely amazing with our 8.5 month old daughter while we were out on a date night. She checked in beforehand and made sure she knew our daughter’s routines, preferences, and general timing for things like feeding, naps, and bed time. Furthermore, Melody took the time while we were out to send us texts letting us know how our daughter was doing and to let us know when she was down for the night. I would highly recommend Melody and the My Jasper Nanny service to any parent, especially those with infants, who are visiting Jasper but perhaps want a date night too.
Chris The Gaming Librarian
Parent of an Infant
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Active & Fun Care

See Our Nannies at Work

Melody walking a great dane and a small pug through beautiful frost covered branch-lined trail
Frosty Town Trail with a Fave
little white dog and big black dog walking along the athabasca river on snow-covered rocks - mountains background
Athabasca River Spring Thaw
camp trailer in wooded campground - woman with 2 dogs
Whistler's Campground
dogs in a wedding party - mountain background
Great Dane Ring-Bearers
woman with large black dog - standing on the edge of a cliff holding the leash
Bird's Eye View of Jasper
Little girl kissing a small black terrier dog - dog's tongue licking her mouth
Puppy Kisses
little pug outdoors on grass - perked ears and tongue hanging out
Safe Spaces for Little Dogs
Impromptu Sledding
snowman with charcoal smile & child wearing snowsuit
Frosty the Snowman
Bike Rides & Meeting Local Heroes
Jasper Aquatic Centre
Beach Play
child standing under a frozen waterfall at Maligne canyon
Maligne Ice Walk
2 toddlers in a stroller - 1 is sleeping
Stroller Walk
Beach Play
Jasper Library Story Time with Mrs. Clause
child learning to skate on a glassy frozen lake - mountains background
Outdoor Skating
kids playing in deep snow - mountains background
Snow Play
2 children being pulled on a sled
Sledding & Snow Play
2 kids sitting at a kitchen table painting pictures on art paper
Arts & Crafts
baby sitting on carpet next to Labra-doodle dog and reaching for the dog toy
Toys & Games
Museum & Parks Canada Displays
6 young kids playing follow the leader - girl walking across a log
Nature Walks
2 little kids playing on a playground airplane ride
Lions Park Playground
Nanny Booking Form