House Sitting in Cottrell Farms, Richmond, VA

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1. Amelia

No pet shall feel lonely

Cedarhurst, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Amela watched our dogs while we had to head out of town. They seemed very happy and tired (always a great sign!) when we came home. She responded quickly w... (more)"

2. Bree

Your pet's new BFF

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"The Best! I have a very old dog and I felt like I left him with a family member. Updates were great and my dog was well loved while I was away. Stayed at my ... (more)"

3. Kim

Home is where the dog is!!!!

Powhite Park, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting

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)"

4. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

66 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)"

5. Allison

Love to see each dog's personality!

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Allison is known to her peers and former employers as an extremely reliable and focused individual. I truly believe she is an asset to whomever she is workin... (more)"

6. Kristina

Sit, Stay, Cuddle, Play!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Kristina’s love for dogs is so inspiring!! She genuinely loves ALL dogs. Our dog Rosie absolutely loves Kristina and gets so excited whenever she’s around! K... (more)"

7. Tyler

A good dog is a happy dog.

Woodland Heights, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

"Tyler is excellent and very dog savvy- he knew exactly how to interact with my very nervous/shy puppy who then warmed up to him pretty quickly and he's great... (more)"

8. Nicole

Love your pet like they're our own

N. Chesterfield, VA, 23237

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

8 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)

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
9. Sophia

I will love them like my own.

Westover, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

About: I will be more than happy to be flexible for your needs and wants. I am compassionate and understand that they are not just a pet but a family memb... (more)

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
10. Gene

Dogs are always happy to see you.

North Chesterfield, VA, 23237

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

"I have trusted Gene with my two fur babies, and he has cared for them like they’re his own. One is an old pit bull, and he other is an energetic shepherd mix... (more)"

11. Kelsey

4 yrs experience as vet assistant

Jahnke, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kelsey is an excellent caregiver for animals. She’s caring and dedicated. She takes her responsibilities very seriously. I’m confident she would be a great d... (more)"

12. Meredith

Pawsatively Stoked to Meet Your Pup

Cedarhurst, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"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)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
13. Trevor

Home 24/7-If you call, I'll bark!

Jahnke, Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Provided excellent care of my two entergetic huskies! Reliable and quick to reply. I felt very comfortable leaving my pets in his hands. Thanks! (more)"

14. Shelby

Animal lover ready to help you!

Old Town Manchester, Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"This was the first time that I left my dogs with someone that they did not already know and Shelby made the experience amazing! From the meet and greet to t... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
15. Carleton

full time dogsitter

Richmond, VA, 23236

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

About: Former shih tzu owner looking for extra income on the side until I ship out in June overseas. Love dogs and cats, had my dog for seven years, and k... (more)

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
16. Reagan

Local dog lover seeks new buddies!

Swansboro, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

1 repeat client

"Reagan is absolutely wonderful. She's a reliable, intelligent, honest soul who has helped me out with my pup quite a bit. I know I can always count on her a... (more)"

17. Nijha

Animal lover here to the rescue!

Richmond, VA, 23234

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

About: I used to work at an animal hospital with many hats. Though my sole job was the receptionist, I was also a vet assistant, doggy day care helper, an... (more)

18. 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)

19. Sara

Best dog care giver

North Chesterfield, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sara is wonderful with animals. She gives so much love and attention. I would definitely recommend her to be a caregiver to any animal. You will not be disa... (more)"

20. Vanessa

Diana Animal Lover

Jeff Davis, Richmond, VA, 23234

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

About: Making sure I am always smiling, pleasant, understanding also having empathy, and the ability to work with animals the best I can. Making sure I a... (more)

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