House Sitting in Fairfield, Richmond, VA

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

1. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

57 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)"

2. Bree

Your pet's new BFF

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 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. Annie

Pro sitter and stayer :)

The Fan, Richmons, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"If you're looking for a fun, friendly, and responsible dog sitter then you have totally found her. Annie is a natural dog person and loves any opportunity sp... (more)"

4. Alli

At your Bark & Call pet care!

The Fan, richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

34 repeat clients

"Alli was incredible! This was the first time we've left our dog when going on a trip longer than a couple of days, so I was obviously nervous. Between her g... (more)"

5. Shelby

Your pup's new running pal!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Shelby was excellent. She kept in frequent touch with us to give us updates and confirm care instructions. Darwin often has accidents and we came home to n... (more)"

6. Camille

Doggy obsessed! Will cuddle & play~

Scott's Addition, Richmond, VA, 23230

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: Growing up with dogs & living with two amazing friends who both adopted puppies I have a lot of experience with young dogs & old. As early as middl... (more)

Available this weekend
7. Chelsea

Friendly, flexible, & full of love!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Chelsea is a SUPER responsible dog owner and caregiver. I have never met someone who loves animals so much, or who has a bigger heart. I've trusted her to ta... (more)"

8. 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)"

9. Michelle

Flexibly available dog-lover

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Michelle watched my 45 lb husky-mix, O. J. A few weekends while I was away. She was professional and friendly. O. J. Is 13 now, and is on a pretty strict sch... (more)"

10. Allison

I love running with dogs!

Capitol District, Richmond, VA, 23219

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

"Allison was a very loving owner of her dog Duncan as both of them grew up. She now has a cat named Meeko whom she is very affectionate toward. Allison has ... (more)"

11. Alyssa

I love to play with dogs of any age

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"I have a dog and Alyssa always helps out with her when I need it! She’ll take her on walks, feed her and make sure she gets attention when I’m not home! She’... (more)"

12. Caroline

“Be the person ur dog thinks u are”

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Caroline is awesome! She is a lovely and bright young lady who brings joy to those around her (including furry friends)! She is sweet and thoughtful and will... (more)"

13. Natalie

Yogi is Down for Dogs!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Natalie is an absolute delight with animals, especially dogs. Her energy and kindness are radiant; dogs being such intuitive creatures, pick up on this and a... (more)"

14. Abigail

Avid runner, training experience

City Center, Richmond, VA, 23219

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Abigail was great with Maple despite her being a finicky eater and not an easy dog to walk. Abigail was professional, flexible, and compassionate towards my ... (more)"

15. Amanda

Your pet will be treated as family!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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)"

16. Felicia

Groomer and Trainer= loving pup pro

Edgewood, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Felicia is one of the most gifted nurturing hearts I've ever had a chance to work with. My Alaskan Huskie, Wolfy, has never take responded in such a positive... (more)"

17. Alexis

Dog’s are a girls bestfriend :)

Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"When Lexy and I were in college she was my go to friend for help with my dog. She’d always be willing to stop by my apartment while I was in class to take my... (more)"

18. Valentina

Roving Around Church Hill!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

3 repeat clients

"Valentina is a loving, caring person. She has had a dog of her own and has demonstrated an ability to love and care for him that was admirable. She loves ... (more)"

19. Nicholas

Friendly, energetic dog-sitter

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting

"Oh yeah, this guy knows how to take care of a dog. He saved my punchy, my two year old rascal from drowning in the lake behind my house. (more)"

20. Taylor

Dog lover and walk lover

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Throughout my life I have loved pets and have make them a passion of mine. One of my favorite jobs was a bather at a pet store and I got to be with... (more)

When it comes to pet care and house sitting, pet owners in Fairfield, Richmond, VA trust their pets with sitters on Rover.com. Over 663 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in Richmond, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. House 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 house sitter on Rover for just about every price range and lifestyle. Wondering how much you might expect to pay for a house sitter and pet care on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you begin a conversation with a sitter who seems like a great match.

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 Fairfield, Richmond house sitting needs. On Rover, it's easy to find a loving dog sitter in Fairfield, 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 Fairfield 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 Fairfield, Richmond, VA for your dog: people who'll treat him like family.

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