House Sitting in Elkhardt, Richmond, VA

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1. Alli

At your Bark & Call pet care!

The Fan, richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

24 repeat clients

"Alli did a great job taking care of Bailey while I was on a work trip. She sent super-cute photos and it was nice to see Bay at ease and relaxed. Definitel... (more)"

2. Bree

Your pet's new BFF

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"We cannot recommend Bree enough! She is so sweet and responsible and took such wonderful take of our two old guys. She comes prepared when you meet her, taki... (more)"

3. Amanda

Your pet will be treated as family!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

3 repeat clients

"Our dog has separation anxiety and had a melt down moments before Amanda arrived. She took it in her stride and we came home to a happy sleepy dog. Would rec... (more)"

4. Kim

Home is where the dog is!!!!

Powhite Park, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

13 repeat clients

"Kim is the best! When I contacted her about the possibility of pet sitting, she came over to my house to meet my giant crew, which consists of 1 large dog, ... (more)"

5. Virginia

Professional Snuggler

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

3 repeat clients

"My best Rover experience yet. Virginia did an amazing job with my pets. She was always quick to reply and pro-actively provided multiple pictures everyday of... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
6. 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)"

7. Adam

Dogs are the best part of me

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"I had a great experience with Adam! He was prompt and clear in communication, and was earnest in seeing to me and my dog's needs throughout the process. I st... (more)"

8. Marlowe

Active PT student, dog FANATIC

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Marlowe did an incredible job sitting for my babies and my house. She is conscientious, thorough, communicative, and responsible. She sent pictures throughou... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
9. Sean

Let me entertain your Dog!

Midlothian, VA, 23113

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

1 repeat client

"We have never left our dog for such a long period of time (2 weeks) and as a rescue dog refused to put her in a kennel. It was difficult finding someone esp... (more)"

10. Kristin

Responsible, experienced dog lover

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kristin was wonderful! She took great care of our dog and three cats while we were away for a few days. She was conscientious, provided us with updates and p... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
11. Allison

Can I borrow your pupper?

Westover Hills West, Richmond, VA, 23255

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hello all! My name is Allison and I have been a fan of the canine variety for my whole life and have been caring for my own for the last five years... (more)

Confirmed New Years Availability
12. Sarah

Fun in the Fan for Furry Friends!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

3 repeat clients

"Sarah has been a great sitter for our cat and our puppy! She's super attentive, sends photos and keeps me update during the time with them for extended trips... (more)"

13. Journey

Your dog’s newest BFF!

Forest View, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

2 repeat clients

"When I first met Journey, she didn't trust me until her dogs expressed trust. She's been taking care of dogs for years and is extremely responsible. (more)"

14. 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)"

15. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

46 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)"

16. Alexandra

Eager to Care for your Fur Baby! :)

Westlake Hills, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alexandra has a kind heart and is very affectionate with animals. She has taken care of our dog and cats on multiple occasions when we have gone out of town... (more)"

17. 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)

18. 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)"

19. Rebecca

Outdoorsy Dog Fanatic!!

Forest Hill, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

"I have known Rebecca for a few years now and have seen her show her dog and other animals a lot of passion and cares very much for them. I think she would b... (more)"

20. Jade

I spoil dogs like they are my own!

Fawnbrook, Richmond, VA, 23224

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

About: I've grown up with dogs my entire life and love spoiling them. They are all unique and amazing; they need love and attention constantly. While I ... (more)

Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for house-sitting. 663 owners have reviewed sitters in Elkhardt, 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.

Rover offers the perfect alternative to dog kennels. The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your dog and your home, turn to Rover for your Elkhardt, Richmond house sitting needs. On Rover, it's easy to find a loving dog sitter in Elkhardt, Richmond, VA who'll give your dog one-on-one attention while you're away, and your dog can enjoy a sweet staycation, right at home. Search from hundreds of trusted Elkhardt house sitters near you, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your dog. We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. Then, when you're ready, book and pay for your dog's stay all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You get free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and cute photo updates throughout the stay. It's the easiest way to find trustworthy house sitters in Elkhardt, Richmond, VA for your dog: people who'll treat him like family.

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