Pet Sitting & 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.

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1. Rachael Verified Background Check

I speak love; they return joy!

Charlottesville High, Charlottesville, VA, 22901

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

"We hired Rachael for drop-in visits with our tuxedo cats, Ava (1 year) & Penny (1 year), while we traveled for the winter holidays. We're new to Charlottesvi... (more)"

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2. Emilee Verified Enhanced Background Check

Take your dog for a walk or run!

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"This was our second time having Emilee check in on our cat, Archie, while we were out of town. She took great care of him and even brought in some packages t... (more)"

3. Cameron Verified Background Check

Work from home & fenced yard!

Kelly Town-Rugby Heights, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Cameron was an excellent help to us! She was available last minute to check on our pup and let her out while we were both stuck at work. Would definitely rec... (more)"

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4. Abigael Verified Background Check

Fun, Reliable Dog Walker

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Abby was nothing but respectful and kind and just the best pet sitter to have for our two cats. Would absolutely request her services again when the need ari... (more)"

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5. Brittany Verified Background CheckRover 101

Active Pet Lover with Open Schedule

Main-Starr Hill, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brittany did a wonderful job looking after my kitty while I was out! She always provided good updates and adorable photos. I came back to a happy car and tid... (more)"

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6. Kris Verified Background Check

Your personal pet nanny.

Barracks Rugby, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kris was awesome! Took great care of our Aurora and kept us updated the whole time. Thank you Kris! (more)"

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7. Christine Verified Background CheckRover 101

Active Animal Lover!

Locust Grove, Charlottesville, VA, 22901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I’ve known Christine for 11 years. She’s been a house and pet sitter for us as soon as she could drive. I’ve always had two dogs and a cat and I trust her to... (more)"

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8. Stevie Verified Background CheckRover 101

Loving and Energetic pet sitter!

Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Gibson was happy and healthy when we returned. We got cute daily photos and videos and could see he was being fed and petted. We appreciated Stevie's willi... (more)"

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9. Charlotte Verified Background Check

Big or small, I love them all!

Lewis Mountain, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

"Charlotte’s amazing energy rivals that of the dogs she meets - she’s loving, always ready to play, and all-around a great caregiver. On top of that, I’ve nev... (more)"

10. Emily Verified Background Check

The cat’s meow!

Charlottesville, VA, 22911

Drop-In Visits

"Emily was very communicative and sent us pics of our little one. See took care of the instructions and made sure everything was in order before leaving. Than... (more)"

11. Nichole Verified Background Check

My 7 year old and I love dogs!

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nichole was awesome & very easy to communicate with. We got daily texts & pictures. Couldn’t have had a better experience & would recommend her to anyone. We... (more)"

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12. Aubrey Verified Background Check

Experienced dogsitter, lots of TLC!

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Prompt and Friendly. Great with the animals and was a pleasure to work with. Thanks! We would definitely recommend Aubrey! (more)"

13. Emily Verified Background CheckRover 101

Energetic dog & nature lover

Main-Starr Hill, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emily was so great!! My dogs love her!! (more)"

14. Ariel Verified Background Check

Friendly Pet Care Provider

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

About: Hello, my name is Ariel. I've been petsitting for a year now and have had pets my entire life. I go to UVA and looking to make extra money doing so... (more)

15. Caroline Verified Background Check

4th Year UVA Student Petsitter

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Caroline is amazing! I feel so comfortable with her watching my pets and am relieved I don’t have to worry about them when I am away. They love having her ch... (more)"

16. Courtney Verified Background Check

I will play with and love your dog!

Jefferson Park, Charlottesvle, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I don't know too many people that love dogs as much as Courtney. She's a former dog owner and seeing her interact with literally any dog always puts a smile ... (more)"

17. Melissa Verified Background Check

Home full-time - ready for fun!!

Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

"I've never been so happy with a dogsitter! Melissa took great care of my pup while I was away for work. She's kind and caring, and my pup loves her! I defini... (more)"

18. Beth Verified Background Check

Animal-loving UVA student

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

About: I’m currently a second year at UVA studying neuroscience. In my free time, I’m a paramedic and member of search and rescue. I also volunteer at a l... (more)

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19. Nikki Verified Background Check

Responsible, dog-loving law student

Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

"One word-- excellent. I will never forget when Nikki met my french bulldog named Pierre. Pierre is normally a little skittish with folks, but I immediately... (more)"

20. Vijay Verified Background Check

I worked for 10 months at CASPCA

The Meadows, Charlottesville, VA, 22901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I love dogs! (And cats.) I used to work for my stepmother’s pet care business in NYC when I first graduated from college. I also worked as a nanny... (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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