House Sitting in Fairfield, Richmond, VA

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

1. Amber E. and Tori

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

19 repeat clients

"Amber was perfect while keeping simba while we were away! She sent pictures every day and I was never worried that he was stressed or not being taken care of... (more)"

2. Lauren

Master's student at VCU

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Lauren was very conscientious with my dog, cat, and house during my vacation. We had excellent and quick communications while I was away. And when I got hom... (more)"

3. Tracy

Dog Mom Extraordinaire!

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

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

6 repeat clients

"Tracy took excellent care of our senior puppy. She sent several updates and pics throughout every day. We are so thankful that she was available in the last ... (more)"

4. Marlowe

Active PT student, dog FANATIC

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 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)"

5. Alli

At Your Bark & Call pet care!

The Fan, richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Alli was wonderful, easy to communicate with, was super forgiving when I showed up to our meet-and-greet late, and sent me several pictures of my pups! I won... (more)"

6. Nicole

keep your dog active and happy!

Shockoe Slip, Richmond, VA, 23219

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

1 repeat client

About: I'm new to the area of Richmond, and I home full time. I do volunteer work at the Richmond Animal League weekly with their dog crew. I love all dog... (more)

7. Sarah Jean

The Wonderful Wizard of Paws! :)

Church Hill North, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

5 repeat clients

"Sarah Jean is amazing -- I trust her more than anyone with pets, and I love how much she cares for all animals. Her amount of patience & care really proves ... (more)"

8. Adam

Dogs are the best part of me

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Adam did a great job taking care of Lexus. He made sure to keep her happy by taking her out for walks and playing with her. He sent regular photos as well. (more)"

9. Megan

I'll <3 your dog as much as you do!

Upper Shockoe Valley, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"Megan LOVES dogs. I have known Megan for many years and although she does not yet have a dog of her own, she is always stopping to pet dogs she meets in pass... (more)"

10. Bree

Your pet's new BFF

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I would give Bree 10 stars if it were possible! My dogs have never been this content after spending time with a sitter (and I've had some pretty great sitter... (more)"

11. Emma

All around pet care!

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I am an active college student and experienced dog owner. I grew up with all kinds of pets and currently own an extra large dog and three cats. ... (more)

12. Meredith

Small dog owner, all dog lover <3

Brookland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

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

2 repeat clients

"AMAZING experience with Meredith. Meredith house sat/ puppy sat my two dogs last minute when my husband and I went out of town for a week after other plans h... (more)"

13. Amber

Amber's Menagerie

Virginia Union, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Great experience. Amber stayed at our house to watch our large dogs while we were out of town. We got text and photo updates of how things were going (they e... (more)"

14. Alyssa

Incredibly flexible, dog-obsessed!

Ginter Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Alyssa was awesome. Payton and her did really well together. She is timely with responses and asks questions when needed. She did a great job with my kid. (more)"

15. Sarah

Snuggles and playtime for all!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Sarah was wonderful! (more)"

16. Andrina

Your dog's temporary best friend!

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

1 repeat client

"To Whom It May Concern: I am delighted to write a testimonial-recommendation to help Andrina become a dog sitter on Rover.com. Over the many years that... (more)"

17. Lien

VCU Student w lots of love for dogs

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Lien is a dog-lover. She owns one of her own (Dawson) and constantly dotes on him. More importantly, Lien is a responsible, intelligent and thoughtful indi... (more)"

18. Virginia

Professional Snuggler

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

1 repeat client

"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)"

19. Alisha

Flexible schedule, love dogs

Northern Barton Heights, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alisha did a great house sitting for us for eight days! She kept the dog happy and the house clean. She also watered the plants and kept my garden alive duri... (more)"

20. Danica

Active Walker, Boarder & Sitter!

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Danica is a very kind and loving person. She loves pets and treats them like her own. You can rely on her and will know your pet is in great hands. (more)"

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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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