House Sitting in Blackwell, Richmond, VA

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

1. Amber E. and Tori

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

24 repeat clients

"It was an absolute pleasure to work with Amber! She is definitely a natural with animals. She sent daily updates and took incredible care our dogs and home w... (more)"

2. Marlowe

Active PT student, dog FANATIC

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Marlowe did an incredible job sitting for my babies and my house. She is conscientious, thorough, communicative, and responsible. She sent pictures throughou... (more)"

3. Alli

At Your Bark & Call pet care!

The Fan, richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Alli is wonderful! She was so quick to respond to my request and was so easy to communicate with. She gave me updates and sent photos when she was feeding/wa... (more)"

4. Adam

Dogs are the best part of me

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Adam did a great job taking care of Lexus. He made sure to keep her happy by taking her out for walks and playing with her. He sent regular photos as well. (more)"

5. Sarah Jean

The Wonderful Wizard of Paws! :)

Church Hill North, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

5 repeat clients

"Sarah Jean took such good care of our little pupper, Vivian - they had lots of adventures and SJ sent us lots of cute photos! Vivi was a happy girl when we ... (more)"

6. Nicole

keep your dog active and happy!

Shockoe Slip, Richmond, VA, 23219

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

1 repeat client

About: I'm new to the area of Richmond, and I home full time. I do volunteer work at the Richmond Animal League weekly with their dog crew. I love all dog... (more)

7. Lauren

Master's student at VCU

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Lauren was very conscientious with my dog, cat, and house during my vacation. We had excellent and quick communications while I was away. And when I got hom... (more)"

8. Tracy

Dog Mom Extraordinaire!

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

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

6 repeat clients

"Tracy took excellent care of our senior puppy. She sent several updates and pics throughout every day. We are so thankful that she was available in the last ... (more)"

9. Bree

Your pet's new BFF

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"The Best! I have a very old dog and I felt like I left him with a family member. Updates were great and my dog was well loved while I was away. Stayed at my ... (more)"

10. Carly

always available for your pups!!

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Carly has always been a huge dog person and there isn't a dog out there that doesn't love her! She took care of my sheltie when I was away because I knew I c... (more)"

11. Samantha

Flexible schedule and local

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Samantha has always been my go-to dog sitter and walker. Most importantly, my dog absolutely LOVES having her around and gets excited when I even say her nam... (more)"

12. Abhi

Aspiring vet and dog petter

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Abhi is a perfect pet sitter. She loves all types of animals, she's very responsible and conscientious in that she takes notes and can stick to a schedule, a... (more)"

13. Katharine

Responsible & Fun Dog Lover!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"As a fellow dog sitter through Rover, I am confident in Kay's ability to be a trustworthy and reliable dog walker and sitter. She is a true animal lover and ... (more)"

14. Lien

VCU Student w lots of love for dogs

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Lien took the best care of my baby boy during weekdays when I was working full time. She took him on long walks around Byrd Park and made sure he was loved u... (more)"

15. Kayla

Kayla's Dog Parlour

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

2 repeat clients

"Awesome experience with Kayla! Kept us informed during the entire time! Pepe didn't even know we were gone! Loved her so much, ee would book with her again i... (more)"

16. Andrina

Your dog's temporary best friend!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

1 repeat client

"To Whom It May Concern: I am delighted to write a testimonial-recommendation to help Andrina become a dog sitter on Rover.com. Over the many years that... (more)"

17. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

39 repeat clients

"Chandler has watched my dog Goose several times and he is one of the only people I trust to do so. He is incredibly attentive, reliable, responsive, and play... (more)"

18. Anna

Adventure going or doggy shopping!

Byrd Park, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I've worked in the dog industry for almost ten years. I'm familiar with home care, light grooming. I'm a vet assistant p/t, interested in hiking, t... (more)

19. Virginia

Professional Snuggler

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

2 repeat clients

"My best Rover experience yet. Virginia did an amazing job with my pets. She was always quick to reply and pro-actively provided multiple pictures everyday of... (more)"

20. Robbie

I'm a pretty cool pet pal

Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

About: I have past experience working in a kennel/doggy day care facility where I dealt with all different breeds, sizes, and temperaments of dogs. I had ... (more)

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Pet parents in Blackwell, Richmond, VA love dog sitters on Rover.com. 663 owners have reviewed sitters in Richmond, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating, and 92% of pet parents live within a short drive of a dog sitter on Rover. That means Rover is the perfect place to go when you're search for loving, safe care for your best friend. Wondering how much you can expect to pay for a day on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

Rover offers the perfect alternative to dog kennels. The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your dog and your home, turn to Rover for your Blackwell, Richmond house sitting needs. On Rover, it's easy to find a loving dog sitter in Blackwell, Richmond, VA who'll give your dog one-on-one attention while you're away, and your dog can enjoy a sweet staycation, right at home. Search from hundreds of trusted Blackwell house sitters near you, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your dog. We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. Then, when you're ready, book and pay for your dog's stay all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You get free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and cute photo updates throughout the stay. It's the easiest way to find trustworthy house sitters in Blackwell, Richmond, VA for your dog: people who'll treat him like family.

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