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.

Available this weekend
1. Lucy

Free Until 5 - Short Notice Ok!

Ridge St, Charlottesville, VA, 22902

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

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

2. Lindsey

Lindsey in Charlottesville

Woolen Mills, Charlottesville, VA, 22902

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

28 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. Hannah

Dog loving grad student

Charlottesville, VA, 22903

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Hannah was great; she kept me updated and handled challenges (it was raining and my dog hates water) really well! I was totally comfortable having her drop b... (more)"

4. Brooke

Law Student - Flexible Hours

Brsc, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"It’s always a little worrisome to use a sitter for the first time, and we were going out of town as well. Brooke was so great with the dogs and calming for m... (more)"

5. Lindsey

Reliable help when times get ruff!

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Lindsey has been wonderful! She has dropped in to let Bandit out several times this week while I've been at work and has given me updates with every visit. H... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
6. Avantae

Your dog's newest best friend <3

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Avantae loves all dogs and has a lot of knowledge because of her background at veterinary clinics. She has taken care of our dog Teddy. She loves him and he ... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
7. Frankie

Dogs are my favorite children.

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Frankie has loved animals since she was little but dogs have always been her greatest love. Her work ethics, intelligence and compassion exceeds most people ... (more)"

8. Stef

Fetchin after the dog days of life

Fifeville, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Not only does Stef have the biggest heart of any one I know, she is also extremely responsible and pragmatic in her day to day life. Stef has always been a d... (more)"

9. Ashley

Experienced, flexible, and loving

Charlottesville, VA, 22911

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Ashley is an experienced caregiver who shows a great deal of maturity in understanding the needs of our dogs. She is abound with love for all pets and always... (more)"

Available this weekend
10. Carmen

your pups next vacation!

Main-Starr Hill, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

6 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)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
11. Allison

PAWSitivly excited about dogs!

Charlotteville, VA, 22901

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

6 repeat clients

About: I am very passionate about animals! I volunteer at CSPCA where I walk dogs every weekend. I am a young person who has a lot of energy and would be ... (more)

Confirmed Holiday Availability
12. Kelly

Reliable, local, and experienced!

North Downtown, Charlottesville, VA, 22902

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

19 repeat clients

"Kelly was a fantastic dog-sitter for Charlie while we were away for New Year's. She stopped by a number of times a day and provided text/photo updates after... (more)"

13. Annalise

Lifetime Dog Lover

Main-Starr Hill, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Annalise is great! We will definitely use her again! (more)"

14. Marshall

Home w fenced yard near dog park!

Fry Springs, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

4 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)"

15. Lee

Kind and caring pet sitter

Charlottesville, VA, 22911

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

4 repeat clients

"Lee was fantastic with our two cats! She did drop-ins while we were away. Cats were loved on and we'll take care of while we're away. We recommend Lee and ho... (more)"

16. Elena

Happiest when a tail is wagging

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"My family has known Elena for years--she's a bright, responsible, and personable young woman. We were confident that she would take good care of our dog whi... (more)"

17. Samara

UVA law student who loves all pups

Brsc, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Samara loves dogs more than anyone I know. She is very responsible and caring, and will take wonderful care of your furry friend. I could not recommend her m... (more)"

18. Carly

Full time student and animal lover

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22904

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"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)"

19. Jessie

Fun walks and play time!

Brsc, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

1 repeat client

"Jessie watched our dog, cat and house for an extended period. She is amazingly responsible, kind and gentle with the animals, clean and eager to help. It was... (more)"

20. Jen

Compassionate veterinary technician

The Meadows, Charlottesville, VA, 22901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Jen was great! Even though she was only here to give our dog a short bathroom break, she sent a full report and lots of cute pics of our little hound! (more)"

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