Pet Sitting & Drop In Visits in Amherst, VA

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your cat or dog.

1. Cathy

Your dog's comfort is my priority!

Amherst, VA, 24521

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have known Cathy for three years and have watched her take the utmost care of her own animals. She recently accompanied me on a trip to Best Friends Animal... (more)"

2. Daniel

My belly rubs are second to none!

Lynchburg, VA, 24502

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"I would highly recommend using Daniel as your pet sitter! He is wonderful with my dog Zuzu and has cared for her on numerous occasions. He is responsible, al... (more)"

3. Kait

Home full-time, lots of exercise!

Monroe, VA, 24574

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Great sitter our dog Avery loved her (more)"

4. Maggie

Dogs Welcomed, People Tolerated

Lynchburg, VA, 24503

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"You would have to search far and wide for a pet sitter more qualified than Maggie! She has worked with animals professionally for 7+ years, and has been a bo... (more)"

5. Missy

Let me take care of your babies. :)

Lynchburg, VA, 24502

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Great communication and care for my dog. (more)"

6. Caleb

Your dog won't want to leave.

Lynchburg, VA, 24501

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Caleb is amazing!! He is very reliable and makes my pets feel so safe! I don't have to worry when Caleb watches my babies! He truly has a passion for animals... (more)"

7. Shealer

dog trainer, treat them like babies

Apomattox, VA, 24522

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"I've known Amber for a long time and she has loved Ashton with all of her heart. He is such a sweet dog and that's because he's been loved. She takes care of... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
8. Kristi

Remote-full time-Ready to play!

Lynchburg, VA, 24501

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have a big heart for people and ANIMALS! In particular I love dogs and miss having a fury friend to take out for walks and care for. My love for ... (more)

9. Sarah

I already love your dog!!

Forest, VA, 24551

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Once again Sarah did a great job with our fur baby. She is the best! (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
10. Eryn

Home Sweet Home Away From Home.

Madison Heights, VA, 24572

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"Eryn has watched all of my animals, from horses to dogs to rabbits to cats. She is very caring, compassionate, and amazing with animals! She has tons of expe... (more)"

11. Nathaniel

I’m dog’s best friend!

Lynchburg, VA, 24502

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: As someone who grew up with German Shepherds, cats, chickens, turtles, ducks, fish, and any number of small rodents, I LOVE animals and treat them ... (more)

12. Claire

Recent Grad & Dog lover/owner

Lynchburg, VA, 24503

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I've loved dogs ever since I can remember. I always had them growing up so I learned the responsibility it takes to care for them early on. I've ha... (more)

13. Caryl

"To a dog, we are their world."

Forest, VA, 24551

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Caryl and husband came for meet and greet before the actual day of service. They were obviously "dog" people and we felt very comfortable leaving our dogs i... (more)"

14. Christopher

Former Vet tech/Dog lover

Lynchburg, VA, 24501

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

About: I worked for a vet for 2 years and a kennel for one year. I have had dogs almost my entire life. I also know how to handle and take care of them. I... (more)

15. Amanda

Love and Care for your Best Friend

Lynchburg, VA, 24502

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have been caring for animals around my home and my family for as long as I can remember. Taking care of your animal will be more than just care, ... (more)

16. Tricia

Professional Dog Walker

Lynchburg, VA, 24504

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"To Whom It May Concern: My name is James and Tricia was a great deal of help with my Rottweiler/Terrier mix Thunder. Thunder was a rescue that we took in... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
17. Kirsten

loves dogs of all sizes & breeds

Rustburg, VA, 24588

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have always loved dogs, from a little girl my bestfriend's have been my pups. I have a few regular clients that I've watched their animals during... (more)

18. Jennifer

I'll run with your dog! Large yard

Lynchburg, VA, 24502

Drop-In Visits

About: My name is Jennifer and I live with my wonderful fiancee, Erika. Erika is home most of the day and we have a large yard! We have been caring for ... (more)

19. Bethany

A big heart for the furry ones

Lynchburg, VA, 24503

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I have known Bethany for over three years. She is a memember of the college ministry that my husband and I lead. She is active at church and school. She is e... (more)"

20. Armida

24 year-old trustworthy dog lover

Amherst, VA, 24521

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have known Armida since she was young. She is the most friendly and honest person. For many years, when I lived in Pittsburgh, Armida stayed at my house ... (more)"


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