House Sitting in Cottrell Farms, Richmond, VA

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

1. Amanda

I will love your dog like you do!

Scott's Addition, Richmond, VA, 23230

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have been lucky enough to have a dog in my life since I was 17. Until about a year ago, I had two! I lost my first baby to cancer last year and ... (more)

2. Kim

Home is where the dog is!!!!

Powhite Park, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

12 repeat clients

"Kim watched our two puggles, Penny and Wilson, at our home recently. She visited us in advance to meet the dogs (and us), and we could tell immediately how m... (more)"

3. Megan

I'll <3 your dog as much as you do!

Upper Shockoe Valley, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"Megan has been my dearest, longest, and truest friend since 1997! As long as I've known her, she has always owned a pet and took immense care of them. Her mo... (more)"

4. Lauren

Master's student at VCU

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Believe me when I say that you would need to search high and low to find a better pet/house sitter than Lauren. Both dog and house were perfect when we retur... (more)"

5. Tracy

Dog Mom Extraordinaire!

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

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

2 repeat clients

"Tracy took excellent care of our senior puppy. She sent several updates and pics throughout every day. We are so thankful that she was available in the last ... (more)"

6. Meredith

Small dog owner, all dog lover <3

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

2 repeat clients

"Meredith was wonderful! She was so prompt and attentive to any concern I had during my time away from Ruby, and vice versa she let me know of issues right a... (more)"

7. Madeline

Got a mutual love with all animals!

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I am a pet owner with a background in animal welfare. I worked at the Richmond SPCA for 3 years where I did close to a thousand adoptions as an adoption coun... (more)"

8. Curt

Energetic Friend of All Dogs

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

5 repeat clients

"Curt's quickly become my go to for dog sitting and walking services in Richmond! Lucky to have found him so early on in my relocation! (more)"

9. Melynda

High energy & passionate pet lover!

Broad Rock, Richmond, VA, 23224

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

"One of my dogs, has physical limitations, and Melynda has been able to take great care of my precious baby. My other dog is very high energy and she is able ... (more)"

10. Emily

Feline & all animals friendly!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: Full time college student with flexible schedule! Have had a diverse range of loving animals in my life from labs to a sphynx cat to reptiles and b... (more)

11. Chris

Dog Walker Extraordinaire

Maymont, Richmond , VA, 23220

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

11 repeat clients

"We cannot say enough good things about Chris! This was our first time booking a dog sitter and it could not have gone any better! Chris and Dublin hit it off... (more)"

12. Katie

Dogs are my favorite people.

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katie G. is a woman with a love for pets. She has had pets in her life since early childhood, and now as an adult, surrounds herself with animal company! Sh... (more)"

13. Bambi

LovingCaretaker 4 your FurryFamily

Old Town Manchester, Richmond, VA, 23224

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

1 repeat client

"Came home to a happy puppy, thanks Bambi (more)"

14. Rachel

A Dog's Best Friend..

North Chesterfield, VA, 23237

House Sitting

1 repeat client

"I asked Rachel at the last minute to housesit/dogsit while we went out of town for a wedding... she didn't miss a beat! We have had many issues with dogsitte... (more)"

15. Nylah

Caring for animals is my passion.

North Chesterfield, VA, 23234

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Growing up, I've never been without a dog (or any animal for that matter). My care for animals is immense and for as long as I can remember, I've... (more)

16. Candice

Your Dog will love our home!

North Chesterfield, VA, 23234

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

3 repeat clients

"There are only a few people on this earth that I trust my dogs with and Candice is at the top of the list! Over the years she has watched my small poodle an... (more)"

17. Arianna

Dogs aren't just pets, their family

Richmond, VA, 23234

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

1 repeat client

"We had Arianna pet sit for us while she was in high-school, she would take our giant Bernese mountain dog drake a long walks to give him some exercise while ... (more)"

18. Mallory

Pets Are Family

Chesterfield/Midlothian/Richmond, VA, 23237

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

1 repeat client

"I have known Mallory for over 10 years now and she has always had dogs and they were always her best friend, well loved and well taken care of. She has previ... (more)"

19. Emma

Animal lover.

N.chesterfield, VA, 23237

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have always had pets all my life. From huskies to poodles to pits to cats. I love being around animals. Bright side is I work at Banfield vet cli... (more)

20. Kimberly

Never met a dog I didn't fall for!!

Maury, Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting

About: Hello, I'm Kimberly! I'm a fun vibrant animal lover in my mid 50's, enjoying semi-retirement in beautiful Richmond Virginia. I moved here in 201... (more)

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Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for house-sitting. 663 owners have reviewed sitters in Cottrell Farms, Richmond, VA, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Since 92% of pet owners live within a short drive of a sitter on Rover, it's easy to find the perfect house sitter near you. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating. Wondering how much you can expect to pay on Rover.com? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a house sitter. Exchange messages from your sitter's profile, ask to schedule a free in-person Meet & Greet, and book and pay on Rover. You'll receive adorable photo updates, premium insurance, and world-class support.

As dog lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your dog when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Cottrell Farms house sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted dog sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a house sitter in Cottrell Farms, Richmond, VA who meets your and your dog'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 dog, 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 dog lovers pet sitters and dog walkers.

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