Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Blue Ridge-Rugby Ave, Charlottesville, VA

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

1. Jessica

I have lots of free time!

Fry Springs, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

1 repeat client

"Jessica did a lovely job taking my two pups on daily mid-day walks while I was away at work. I highly recommend her to anyone who is looking for someone that... (more)"

2. Lindsey

Lindsey in Charlottesville

Woolen Mills, Charlottesville, VA, 22902

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

26 repeat clients

"My little Chihuahua mix loved Lindsey! She is very trustworthy and sent me picture updates while I was gone. Will definitely continue to work with her! (more)"

3. Joanna

Caring, flexible schedule

Jefferson Park, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Joanna is great with dogs of all ages and sizes! She has experience with dogs who are ill-socialized and is good at walking larger dogs. Joanna loves playing... (more)"

4. Carmen

Best walks and snuggles around!

Main-Starr Hill, Charlottesville, VA, 22904

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Carmen was very nice, she came by Sat & Sunday to let my brats out to potty and eat. They seemed to really like her at the meet and greet. Roxy is usually a ... (more)"

Available this weekend
5. Ana

the answer to life is always dogs

Woolen Mills, Charlottesville, VA, 22902

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Ana took great care of our big Lab and we greatly appreciated the pictures and her excellent communications. First rate work! (more)"

Available this weekend
6. Katherine

UVA student//will dote on your dog!

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katherine is a natural born animal lover. She has many years of experience caring for a variety of pets including her own standard poodle Maddy. She logged m... (more)"

Available this weekend
7. Paola

Outdoorsy,responsible & loving Grad

Woolen Mills, Charlottesville, VA, 22902

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

About: My family has always been a dog-owning family so I am very comfortable around dogs of all sizes. Our current family dog is an English Golden Retrie... (more)

8. Erin

Animal-loving grad student!

Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Niko had a great time with Erin. She's studying to be a speech therapist, so she taught him how to talk and he told me how much he loved her. ... still not... (more)"

9. Bridget

I'll love your dog as my own

Main-Starr Hill, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Bridget is a dog lover! She took care of my dog like he was her own. I will definitely be using her again! I cannot say enough how great it is to leave my... (more)"

Available this weekend
10. Lucy

Free until 5! Love dogs of all size

Ridge St, Charlottesville, VA, 22902

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Sweet, professional and great for my dogs. Thanks Lucy! (more)"

11. Matthew

Kind-hearted graduate student

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Matthew is a rare find indeed! Talk about going above and beyond! One of my two labradors ended up with a stomach bug so Matthew was stuck dealing with all t... (more)"

12. Hannah

Dog loving grad student

Charlottesville, VA, 22903

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Hannah was very easy to schedule with and responded promptly to texts. She came round to look after my dog as arranged at lunchtime and gave me updates as to... (more)"

13. Kelsey

Let me talk you pup on a run/walk!

Little High, charlottesville, VA, 22902

Drop-In Visits

3 repeat clients

"Kelsey took great care of my pup and sent multiple photos during each visit. This was really important for me to see my pup was doing well so I could enjoy m... (more)"

14. Marshall

Home w fenced yard near dog park!

Fry Springs, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

3 repeat clients

"Marshall is fantastic with dogs, providing training, affection, and plenty of exercise. He gets along great with my two dogs, who adore him. Sometimes I feel... (more)"

Available this weekend
15. Carly

Full time student and animal lover

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22904

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Carly has taken in my wee little dog Marlo for the past few Winter and Summer breaks and he could not be happier! She's so attentive to him that he always co... (more)"

Available this weekend
16. Samara

UVA law student who loves all pups

Brsc, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Samara and I pet sit for one of our professors this Spring. She gave the dog lots of attention and made sure that she had everything she needed- food, water,... (more)"

Available this weekend
17. Elena

Happiest when a tail is wagging

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Aside from being a smart and very responsible young woman, Elena went beyond what we expect in walking our eighth month old shep twice a day. Most days at le... (more)"

18. Jenessa

Furry Friends Make The Best Friends

Fifeville, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Jenessa is a lovely, friendly, trustworthy person that has taken care of our menagerie of pets over the years. We have employed her as a house sitter with p... (more)"

19. Kara

Happiness is a dog by your side

Fifeville, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

About: I am a young female adult working full-time at a law firm in DC and going to class part-time to become a nurse! I've always loved animals and can't... (more)

20. Grace

Ready to spoil your fur-babies!

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Grace is quick to respond to requests and a wonderful caretaker for our baby loo ♡ (more)"

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Pet parents in Blue Ridge-Rugby Ave, Charlottesville, VA love dog sitters on Rover.com. 268 owners have reviewed sitters in Charlottesville, 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 pet sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

As pet lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your pet when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Blue Ridge-Rugby Ave pet sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted pet sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a pet sitter in Blue Ridge-Rugby Ave, Charlottesville who meets your and your pet's needs. We manually review and approve every profile on our site, and we offer tools to help you make the right decision for your pet, including background checks, sitter testimonials, community reviews. We also offer educational opportunities and extra safety tools, such as the Protection Package. And we always recommend an in-person Meet & Greet so you can see that your sitter is the perfect fit for your dog. Rover is proud to be the nation's largest network of pet sitters and dog walkers.

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