House Sitting in Capitol District, Richmond, VA

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

1. Stella Verified Background CheckRover 101

Stand-In pet mom

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Stella has watched Roux for me a couple of times and she is amazing! I am so thankful to have found a sitter that likes my dog almost as much as I do! She ... (more)"

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2. Rachel Verified Background CheckRover 101

Never met a dog I didn't love

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting

"Rachel was wonderful! She was available on extreme short notice and took amazing care of our two dogs ensuring they got all the snuggles and playtime that th... (more)"

3. Connor Verified Background Check

Experienced & Affordable!

Fairmount, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"Connor was great and really flexible. Because of my work schedule I had to drop my dog off before 5 am, which Connor was able to work around. He was also abl... (more)"

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4. Ty Verified Background Check

Fenced-in The Fan

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"I was so pleased to meet Ty. He did a fantastic job with our pup. He walked her one day and did babysitting one day. He was very prompt replying, easy to com... (more)"

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5. Chandler Verified Background Check

Young, energetic, ready to go

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Our first time having Chandler house sit with our loveable mutt, Charlie was perfect. Chandler was great with him, took care of our house, and sent pics to l... (more)"

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6. Paul Verified Background CheckRover 101

People like me ... dogs love me!

Highland Park Southern Tip, Richmond, VA, 23222

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

"Paul has taken care of my dog several times when I have to go out of town for work and walks him regularly through the week. He always did really well with T... (more)"

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7. Rebecca Verified Background CheckRover 101

Animal Lover & Aspiring Dog Trainer

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rebecca is a fantastic sitter! She feed and walked Molly early each morning and played with her throughout the day. Molly got so much love and attention whil... (more)"

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8. Danielle Verified Enhanced Background Check

Available to care for your pets!

Central Office, Richmond, VA, 23219

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Danielle and her fiance were amazing to our puppies. They were incredibly attentive. Even open to having a meet and greet to ensure that our dogs were as com... (more)"

9. Jamie Verified Background Check

Excited to Meet Your Pups!

Richmond, VA, 23231

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jamie was great with my Doberman, Kali, while we were away for the weekend. She was very communicative and sent pictures daily. Thanks again! (more)"

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10. Chase Verified Background Check

Playful and energetic dog-lover

Carytown, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Chase was an incredible dog sitter with an awesome personality. Super approachable and willing to work with my pup, who to say the least can be moody ever so... (more)"

11. Heather Verified Background Check

Energetic playmate for your pup!

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Animals and house all in great shape upon return. She kept in touch daily. I would definitely request Heather again. (more)"

12. Erica Verified Background Check

Full-time pet lover!

Ginter Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Erica was so amazing checking in on Charlie and abbey while we were away. We have pretty anxious pups and Erica kept them happy and well cared for. She sent ... (more)"

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13. Alison Verified Background Check

“Dogs never bite me. Just Humans”

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"Would highly recommend Alison to anyone! She’s stayed with my two dogs on numerous occasions & they are always incredibly well taken care of. Whether it’s st... (more)"

14. Cat Verified Background Check

Get Cat to take care of your dog!

Southern Barton Heights, Richmond, VA, 23222

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

"We recently took a two week vacation, and found Cat on Rover. We were worried because Gator deals with anxiety. Cat took excellent care of Gator and our home... (more)"

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15. Natalia Verified Background Check

Doggy and Cat lover!!!

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Natalia is a fun and energetic animal lover. She walked our Labrador. She is polite, responsive and gets along well with the animals. Would recommend her for... (more)"

16. Ryan Verified Background Check

Dogs, cats, & everything in between

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"Ryan was very attentive and caring when he watched Bella, my 5 pound Chihuahua. He sent pictures and videos which allowed me to have a stress free vacation k... (more)"

17. Dennis Verified Background Check

Caring for your babies like my own!

Church Hill North, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Dennis is the doggy whisperer! He has an incredible amount of experience in countless fields related to dogs and dog behavior and he LOVES every single dog t... (more)"

18. Ethan Verified Background Check

Rockin' Animal Lover!

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ethan was so great! We were able to relax on vacation knowing he was taking care of our pets (dog and cat) and our home. He made sure to check in daily and s... (more)"

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19. Alexandra Verified Background Check

All pets with love to give accepted

Old Town Manchester, Richmond, VA, 23224

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

"Alexandra was so sweet to my cat! She sent lots of pictures and left the place spotless when I returned. Super friendly and bubbly and has a well established... (more)"

20. Stanford Verified Background Check

Recent URGrad Offering Dog Services

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Stanford is a phenomenal friend and all around person! I have had the pleasure of knowing Stanford since kindergarten and he has been nothing short of the be... (more)"

When it comes to pet care and house sitting, pet owners in Capitol District, Richmond, VA trust their pets with sitters on Rover.com. Over 663 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in Richmond, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. House sitting doesn't have to be expensive. In fact, it's probably a lot more affordable than you think. You'll quickly find that there's a house sitter on Rover for just about every price range and lifestyle. Wondering how much you might expect to pay for a house sitter and pet care on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you begin a conversation with a sitter who seems like a great match.

Rover.com is the simple, savvy way to find and book Capitol District house sitting. It's easy to find the perfect house sitter: many sitters on Rover have a long history of dog sitting, and 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect five-star rating. When you book house sitting in Capitol District, Richmond, VA on Rover, your dog will enjoy a loving staycation, right in your home. You'll get daily photo updates, and every stay booked through Rover also includes premium pet insurance, 24/7 support, and a reservation guarantee. Every dog sitter on Rover has the option to complete a free background check. Stays are booked on Rover every minute of every day, and more than 92% of the population lives within a short drive of one of the more than 65,000 sitters who've listed their services on Rover. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect five-star rating. When you book with one of our trusted Capitol District house sitters on Rover, your dog gets the loving care they deserve, and you get peace of mind.

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Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in Capitol District, Richmond donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Richmond.

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