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. Nicolette

Loves animals - big and small!

Belmont, Charlottesville, VA, 22902

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Nicolette is a pro! I booked her to watch my two dogs over the Christmas holiday, and ended up needing to extend the booking for additional days. Nicolette w... (more)"

2. Kara

Leave those paws in good hands

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Kara is an amazing animal caregiver! Kara's super power is her ability to bond with your pet and care for your baby just as you would. We went on vacation an... (more)"

3. Brittany

Active dog lover with open schedule

Main-Starr Hill, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brittany is everything one would want in a caretaker! She is a sweetheart who genuinely loves dogs—her calming, warm personality really meshes well with dogs... (more)"

4. Allison

PAWSitivly excited about dogs!

Charlotteville, VA, 22901

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

10 repeat clients

"Allison was great! She texted me to let me know how my dog did on their walk and sent pictures! Will definitely be rebooking her. (more)"

5. Avantae

Big dogs and Pitties Welcome! <3

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

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

6 repeat clients

"Avantae was wonderful with our high energy puppy! You can tell she really cares about her clients needs. She put our mind at ease while we were away and upda... (more)"

6. Brooke

Law Student - Flexible Hours

Brsc, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"I highly recommend Brooke! She is a wonderful dogsitter who went above and beyond my expectations. My dogs were very well taken care of, happy and comfortab... (more)"

7. Frankie

Dogs are my favorite children.

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Frankie is a good communicator and she kept our dog happy and safe while we were away. We will definitely ask for her help again. (more)"

8. Shruthi

law student, very flexible schedule

Brsc, Charlottesvile, VA, 22903

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Shruthi was absolutely fantastic. My dog got sick over the weekend, and she was quick to take on the extra challenge. She was extremely professional, prompt ... (more)"

9. Lindsey

Reliable help when times get ruff!

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"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)"

10. Zachary

Ill run with your dog!!

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Zach is a caring and loving dog dad to a crazy yellow lab! I’ve left my fur child in his care multiple times and I never worried because I knew that he would... (more)"

11. Charlotte

Will treat your dog like my own!

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

1 repeat client

"As Charlotte's roommate and long time friend, I know that Charlotte would make an excellent dog sitter for Rover. She is one of the most responsible and com... (more)"

12. Sarah

Avid Dog Lover and Outdoors Person!

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

About: I can provide fun and loving care for any type of dog and size. I am a student at UVA and am only taking one class this semester, so have lots of ... (more)

13. Callie

Flexible schedule for daytime walks

Little High, Charlottesville, VA, 22902

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"EXCEPTIONAL DOG SITTER - Callie took excellent care of our 2 labs while we were in Peru. She is not only kind and compassionate, but also sincerely loves ani... (more)"

14. Morgan

PASSIONATE dog lover.

The Meadows, Charlottesville, VA, 22901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Morgan has taken care of our dogs for a long time. She LOVES our dogs and gives them lots of snuggles! She has been so good to our dogs and has been more t... (more)"

15. Claire

Experienced Dog Sitter!

Charlottesville, VA, 22904

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I’ve had Claire dogsit my dog multiple times for long durations each time. She’s extremely trustworthy and responsible. Having her watch my dog reduces any s... (more)"

16. Matthew

Kind-hearted graduate student

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 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)"

17. Martha

Love long walks and playing outside

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Martha was just wonderful with our cats! She "cat sat" for us out when we realized we needed a sitter at the last minute. She was responsive and happy to hel... (more)"

18. Alyssa

I'll take your dog for a jog!

Fifeville, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"As a new dog owner, I was nervous to leave my pup while I was in vacation. I decided to ask Alyssa to care for Scotti for a week, and she did the best job ca... (more)"

19. Kaitlyn

Outdoorsy dog lover here!

Fifeville, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

17 repeat clients

"Our first experience using rover.com. Kaitlyn did a great job and our dog really enjoyed her company. She sent pics to let us know how our dog was getting al... (more)"

20. Carmen

Exercise, cuddles, and love!

Main-Starr Hill, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

8 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)"

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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