House Sitting in Cottrell Farms, Richmond, VA

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

1. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

57 repeat clients

"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)"

2. Bree

Your pet's new BFF

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Bree stayed in my home and took care of my dog while we were away for several days. She gave him his meds, multiple walks a day, and lots of love. He warmed ... (more)"

3. Annie

Pro sitter and stayer :)

The Fan, Richmons, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Not only has Annie watched my dog on the occasionally weekend, but she constantly takes care of her dad’s dog when he is away. She is a caring and nurturing ... (more)"

4. Shelby

Your pup's new running pal!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Shelby was excellent. She kept in frequent touch with us to give us updates and confirm care instructions. Darwin often has accidents and we came home to n... (more)"

5. Lien

VCU Student w lots of love for dogs

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

4 repeat clients

"Lien was terrific with my dog! Ruby is an old girl, so I was concerned about all her medication, and Lien made it so easy! I came back home and the house was... (more)"

6. Michelle

Flexibly available dog-lover

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Michelle has taken care of my dogs many times over the past few years and is always reliable and a pleasure to have as a dog sitter. She is one of the most c... (more)"

7. Kim

Home is where the dog is!!!!

Powhite Park, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

13 repeat clients

"Kim was available on very short notice and sent pictures and updates. And she was flexible to add another visit when I was delayed on my return. Overall grea... (more)"

8. Nicole

Love your pet like they're our own

N. Chesterfield, VA, 23237

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

4 repeat clients

About: My husband and I treat our dog and yours like our children. We have a large fenced in backyard. Large home with lots of space. Bring our pup to... (more)

9. Rachel

Run, walk, or cuddles -- I'm there!

Woodland Heights, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachel is a great sitter! She took care of our dog Bella this weekend. She was very responsive to calls and texts, has a flexible schedule, sent us lots of d... (more)"

10. Adam

Dogs are the best part of me

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Adam did a great job with my puppy and was sending me pictures throughout the stay. I definitely recommend him if you want someone who will be caring about y... (more)"

11. Sara

Love going on walks by the river

Woodland Heights, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"As Sara's sister and roommate, I have seen the love Sara has for animals grow since she was young. She is a responsible, attentive, loving dog caregiver and ... (more)"

12. Madeleine

Life long animal lover!

Westover Hills, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Maddie has cared for our dog, Jersey, for ten years. She is extremely trustworthy, honest and patience. Jersey is a terrier and can be high maintanice to wal... (more)"

13. Robbie

I'm a pretty cool pet pal

Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

About: I have past experience working in a kennel/doggy day care facility where I dealt with all different breeds, sizes, and temperaments of dogs. I had ... (more)

14. Chelsea

Plenty of socialization and running

Old Town Manchester, Richmond, VA, 23224

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

About: Your dog will get plenty of socialization with my pup! Your dog must be willing to play cause my dog will surely tire them out. I enjoy taking dogs... (more)

15. Meredith

Pawsatively Stoked to Meet Your Pup

Cedarhurst, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Meredith is great! Rigby loves when she comes over to house it. She sends plenty of pictures and updates and is very good with dogs. (more)"

16. Hillary

I love being active with your dog

Blackwell, Richmond, VA, 23224

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Hillary watched our dog Sugar and I can not say enough good things about her . She is great with animals, reliable and trustworthy. I felt at ease while she ... (more)"

17. Kayla

Home full-time

RICHMOND, VA, 23235

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have had enough experience with both small and large dogs, which have been easy to care for sure enough. I have also had a small amount of experi... (more)

18. Deborah

I have had dogs and cats all my lif

Richmond, VA, 23235

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

About: I am very attentive to your animals and my animals, I love to play, walk them and take them to a dog park if you like. I just enjoy being around ... (more)

19. Sarah

Happy to hang with your pup!

Chesterfield, VA, 23832

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah was a great sitter. My furbabies were very happy, well taken care of, and she was very sweet. I will definately use her services again. (more)"

20. Sadie

Happy to play with and walk dogs!!

North Chesterfield, VA, 23234

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I'm a grad student at VCU looking to work with dogs. I live alone and miss the companionship and if I can spend time with dogs and help someone out... (more)

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