Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Downtown, Charlottesville, VA

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

1. Brittany

Active dog 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)"

2. Emily

Experienced, Reliable & Flexible :)

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

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

"Emily did a great job taking care of my sweet boy Samuel! Although I am sure she usually works more with dogs, she didn't mind checking our cat and making su... (more)"

3. Alissa

Dog lover- I'll run too!

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alissa exceeded our expectations and went above and beyond by keeping us up to date about our cats with pictures and messages. I’ve never felt so comfortable... (more)"

4. Lucy

Experienced and Flexible Sitter

Charlottesville, VA, 22911

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lucy is fantastic! She was available on a few hours’ notice to check in on my 10-week-old puppy after he had a rather difficult morning home alone. She came... (more)"

5. Nicole

Pet-loving teacher!

Fry Springs, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nicole is a great dog sitter! My dogs love her and are always happy to see her. She treats my dogs like she would her own. She is responsible and reliable! (more)"

6. Heather

Cuddles, Exercise and Doggy Love

Fry Springs, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Heather took great care of our dog while we were away for the day and sent us updates. (more)"

7. Felicity

Energetic, friendly, & dog-loving

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

"Felicity is my daughter and has grown up with a dog in our home. We have two dogs currently a Boston terrier and a boxer. They love nothing more than when ... (more)"

8. Conrad

Dogs are a man's best friend

Jefferson Park, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

"Conrad is a great choice for your dog sitter! He has loved dogs his whole life and is so enthusiastic and caring. Your dog will have an amazing stay with him. (more)"

9. Simone

Home Full-time fun!

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 24541

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

"Simone was so helpful and flexible to meet our last minute needs! She kept us updated on how each visit went and sent picture updates as well so we wouldn’t ... (more)"

10. Chris

Garunteed fun with your Dog or Cat!

Belmont, Charlottesville, VA, 22902

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Chris did such a great job taking care of our cat and I would ask him to watch her again in a heart beat! He was so easy to communicate with, careful to make... (more)"

11. Leanna

Walks & cuddles & parks, oh my!

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

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

"Leanna has been a fantastic dog walker for Kenna! Kenna liked her immediately and seems to enjoy her walks! Leanna is quick to respond to my requests and q... (more)"

12. Sarah

Would love to care for your dogs!

Belmont, Charlottesville, VA, 22902

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah took such great care of our two pups! She was willing to work with our (and their) schedule to make sure Frida and Diego had lots of walks and attentio... (more)"

13. Jen

Compassionate veterinary technician

The Meadows, Charlottesville, VA, 22901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jen was great with our two cats! It was so comforting to know they were in good hands while we were away. She is wonderful with animals and the cats took to ... (more)"

14. Kay

Active and Great with Pets

charlottesville, VA, 22911

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kay was great, she came to my house on time and took excellent care of my dog! (more)"

15. Sydney

21 y/o dog lover w/ vet experience

Main-Starr Hill, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sydney is awesome!!! She's done a lot of dogsitting throughout the years, has worked as an intern for a vet, and owns a dog of her own. She's one of the most... (more)"

16. Kaitlyn

Outdoorsy dog lover here!

Fifeville, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kaitlyn was a great Rover find! She came over to let our dog out twice to give him some play time and expel some energy. She sent us pictures and made the wh... (more)"

17. Grace

Ready to spoil your fur-babies!

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Grace is quick to respond to requests and a wonderful caretaker for our baby loo ♡ (more)"

18. Carrington

I’ll treat the dog like my own.

Brsc, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

"Normally my dog, Ginger, is pretty shy around new people the first time she meets them-but when I got a picture of Ginger and Carrington hanging out on the c... (more)"

19. Matt

Highly responsible dog Lover

Belmont, Charlottesville, VA, 22902

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Matt is a very responsible pet owner and has raised a happy and healthy Goldendoodle. He has taken good care of our pups when needed, and has always been our... (more)"

20. Caroline

Big and small, I’ll walk them all!

Main-Starr Hill, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

About: I’ve had two dogs throughout my life, and I’ve ensured that they’ve received proper attention and care. I make sure that my dogs receive proper exe... (more)

When it comes to pet care and pet sitting, pet owners in Downtown, Charlottesville, VA trust their pets with sitters on Rover.com. Over 268 pet owners have reviewed pet sitters in Charlottesville, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Pet 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 pet sitter on Rover for just about every price range and lifestyle. Wondering how much you might expect to pay for a pet sitter and pet care on Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you begin a conversation with a sitter who seems like a great match.

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 Downtown 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 Downtown 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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