House Sitting in Elkhardt, Richmond, VA

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1. Ilia

Dog loving fitness enthusiast

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ilia has always been a loving and responsible dog caregiver. He has always made sure that his pets are loved, and treated at the highest standard. Ilia has c... (more)"

2. Diana

Loving Pet Sitter

Malvern Gardens, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

About: My name is Diana and I am, of course, a pet lover! I have one dog and one cat of my own :) My cat, Oliver, lives at my parents home (I didn't want ... (more)

3. Shannon

Animal lover with Vet experience

Carillon, Richmond, VA, 23221

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

4 repeat clients

"Shannon was great! I had to go out of town with short notice for the weekend. Even though Shannon had another overnight client, she was able to accommodate o... (more)"

4. Brian

Love dogs & happy to help w/ yours!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"Brian is an awesome pet caregiver. He has taken care of my yellow lab mine numerous times in the past, and she was always treated with love and care. I would... (more)"

5. Kim

Home is where the dog is!!!!

Powhite Park, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

11 repeat clients

"Kim was exceptional. I planned a vacation the week of July 4th, and my normal kennel was booked. I decided I would try Rover, but the first sitter unfortun... (more)"

6. Logan

Frogs n' Dogs

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Logan was amazing! She stayed at our house and took great care of our dog Bella. She sent many pictures and kept us updated on how Bella was doing. She was f... (more)"

7. Savanna

MUST LOVE DOGS

North chesterfield , VA, 23235

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Savanna is great with animals. We've known each other for a long time and she always had a huge soft spot for animals. I have three dogs and they all love he... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
8. Chris

Dog Walker Extraordinaire

Maymont, Richmond , VA, 23220

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

9 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)"

9. Katie

"Dog person" is an understatement

The Fan, Richmond , VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Katie was amazing! We were so comfortable having her stay with our boys (Otis and Peanut.) She sent us photos and kept us updated on their outings. This was ... (more)"

10. Melynda

High energy & passionate pet lover!

Broad Rock, Richmond, VA, 23224

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

"I don't know how she managed to do it! 4 pups all at once, but so thankful for her services! She was always kind and let us know how they were both doing, an... (more)"

11. Maryn

stress free staycation for your pet

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Dog Walking

22 repeat clients

"Maryn is wonderful!!! I received regular updates w/pics of Cody (dog) and both cats!! She took care of them as if they were her own. Cody had loose stools... (more)"

12. 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)

13. Chelsea

Law student and lover of dogs!

Mary Munford, Richmond , VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Chelsea was the savior, best decision I made having her take care of my Beast. Chelsea communicated throughout and went above and beyond in every way to acco... (more)"

14. Rebecca

Experienced, passionate caretaker

Beaufont, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Jack is my baby and I hate to leave him. My old dog sitter quit her business so I needed someone new. I decided to try Rebecca. From the moment I met her I f... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
15. Riss

Riss' Pet Services

Maymont, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Riss is the best dogsitter I've ever had the pleasure of knowing. My two pitbulls and one chihuahua absolutely love her. It's like they know when she's comin... (more)"

16. Jeannette

Active, caring, animal lover.

N. Chesterfield , VA, 23235

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jeannette has been with animals her entire life. She adores our cats and dotes on her dog Lucy. When we go on vacation, Jeannette takes great care of cats, ... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
17. Elizabeth

Flexible, super loving and caring!

Richmond, VA, 23236

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

About: I have had pets my entire life from tiny pups to giant spoiled rascals! I am very familiar and comfortable with crating dogs and enforcing any rule... (more)

Confirmed Christmas Availability
18. Candice

Your Dog will love our home!

North Chesterfield, VA, 23234

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

2 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)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
19. Michael

Guy who enjoys fun more than Fido!

North Chesterfield, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michael's calm, gentle, patient demeanor has always made him fast friends with animals. My family has relied on him to take care of our dogs many times over ... (more)"

20. Briana

Fun Loveable Marine Corps Vet

Cedarhurst, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

"Briana has at one time taken care of four dogs and have taken care of them well. She will take excellent care of your fur babies . She is responsible sweet a... (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 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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