House Sitting in Fairfield, Richmond, VA

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

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1. Rachel Verified Background CheckRover 101

Never met a dog I didn't love

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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"Rachel was wonderful! She was available on extreme short notice and took amazing care of our two dogs ensuring they got all the snuggles and playtime that th... (more)"

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2. Paul Verified Background CheckRover 101

People like me ... dogs love me!

Highland Park Southern Tip, Richmond, VA, 23222

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

"Paul has taken care of my dog several times when I have to go out of town for work and walks him regularly through the week. He always did really well with T... (more)"

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3. Connor Verified Background Check

Experienced & Affordable!

Fairmount, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"LEFT ALIAH WITH CONNER FOR AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF TIME & EVEN THOUGH HE WAS NEW TO ALIAH SHE SEEMED AT EASE WITH HIM ON THEIR MEET & GREET & SHE WASN'T THE... (more)"

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4. Heather Verified Background Check

Energetic playmate for your pup!

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Heather was recommended to me by a friend back in July. She stayed at my house for two nights making sure my dog was fed, walked and entertained. She walked ... (more)"

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5. Eleanor Verified Enhanced Background Check

All pets deserve love!

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

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

"Eleanor was incredibly kind to my three pets - two dogs and a ornery, special needs cat. She was also very good at communicating and collaborating with me to... (more)"

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6. Gretta Verified Enhanced Background Check

I'll Treat Your Pet Like My Own!

Richmond, VA, 23227

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Gretta did great with our rambunctious and dog aggressive pup! She was very accommodating and flexible when we got stuck in traffic on the way home. We came ... (more)"

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7. Jamie Verified Background Check

Excited to Meet Your Pups!

Richmond, VA, 23231

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jamie was great with my Doberman, Kali, while we were away for the weekend. She was very communicative and sent pictures daily. Thanks again! (more)"

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8. Chandler Verified Background Check

Young, energetic, ready to go

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Really liked meeting Chandler and then having him stay at our house with our pets. He was easy to communicate with, flexible, and I trusted his experience. O... (more)"

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9. Rebecca Verified Background CheckRover 101

Animal Lover & Aspiring Dog Trainer

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rebecca is a fantastic sitter! She feed and walked Molly early each morning and played with her throughout the day. Molly got so much love and attention whil... (more)"

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10. Heaven Verified Background Check

Open schedule and open heart!

Southern Barton Heights, Richmond, VA, 23222

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

"Heaven has been watching my dog Jake since I moved into the area. I feel so fortunate to have found her! Jake took to her immediately and continues to be exc... (more)"

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11. Stella Verified Background CheckRover 101

Stand-In pet mom

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Stella has watched Roux for me a couple of times and she is amazing! I am so thankful to have found a sitter that likes my dog almost as much as I do! She ... (more)"

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12. Jenna Verified Background Check

Play Dates, Treats, Hikes, and LOVE

Fairmount, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"Jenna sent us pictures of our dog while we were gone and pictures of the routes she walked her on. She took great care of her, would absolutely hire her again! (more)"

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13. Cat Verified Background Check

Get Cat to take care of your dog!

Southern Barton Heights, Richmond, VA, 23222

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

"Cat did a great job house sitting my 8 month old puppy! She kept the place clean and I could tell my pup had frequent play time and plenty of walks (more)"

14. Emily Verified Background Check

A true dog lover here to help!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Emily is wonderful. She has dog sat for my family for 4 years. I have a golden retriever that is use to walks and being active, Emily is very attentive to h... (more)"

15. Erica Verified Background Check

Full-time pet lover!

Ginter Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Erica was so amazing checking in on Charlie and abbey while we were away. We have pretty anxious pups and Erica kept them happy and well cared for. She sent ... (more)"

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16. Alison Verified Background Check

“Dogs never bite me. Just Humans”

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"I have an old, sickly dachshund who needs extra special care. He can’t go up or down stairs and he needs extra patience. Alison is so loving to him and we co... (more)"

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17. Cristina Verified Background Check

I'll love your dog like my own

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

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

"Cristina could not have been more helpful and caring. She stayed overnight in my house and treated the home with the utmost respect while giving my dog the b... (more)"

18. Sarah Verified Enhanced Background Check

Church Hill Pup Lover

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah was Awesome!!! This was my first time working with Sarah and it was an absolute pleasure. She responded to my initial inquiry very quickly and made s... (more)"

19. Stanford Verified Background Check

Recent URGrad Offering Dog Services

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Stanford is a phenomenal friend and all around person! I have had the pleasure of knowing Stanford since kindergarten and he has been nothing short of the be... (more)"

20. Ethan Verified Background Check

Rockin' Animal Lover!

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ethan was so great! We were able to relax on vacation knowing he was taking care of our pets (dog and cat) and our home. He made sure to check in daily and s... (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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Book a Stay, Donate to a Cause

Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in Fairfield, Richmond donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Richmond.

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