House Sitting in Fairfield, Richmond, VA

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

1. Alyssa

Compassionate and Outgoing

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alyssa watched my two dogs during the daily throughout the week for a long while. My doodle was getting older and needed someone to stay with her while I was... (more)"

2. Logan

Frogs n' Dogs

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Logan did a fantastic job watching Finley while I was out of town. Finley is very attached to me, and when I'm gone, is most comfortable staying in my apartm... (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 wonderful with my golden retriever Bentley! She was very professional, asked a lot of great questions during the meet and greet, and made sure to... (more)"

4. Tracy

Dog Mom Extraordinaire!

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

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

2 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)"

5. Amber

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"This was my first time leaving my dog at home as opposed to kennel drop of. Dixie seems to be 'hungover' and hoarse after short- or long-term kennel stays. K... (more)"

6. Casey

Animal lover who works around you!!

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Casey is great with pets and super reliable! He has a dog of his own and is so caring towards her--always playing with her, taking her on walks, and making s... (more)"

7. Meredith

Small dog owner, all dog lover <3

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

1 repeat client
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About: I have had dogs my whole life and helped raise a lot of pups in the family. I am great with young dogs and older dogs. My 12 year old yorkie has ... (more)

8. Chris

Dog Walker Extraordinaire

Maymont, Richmond , VA, 23220

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

10 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. Melynda

High energy & passionate pet lover!

Broad Rock, Richmond, VA, 23224

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

"One of my dogs, has physical limitations, and Melynda has been able to take great care of my precious baby. My other dog is very high energy and she is able ... (more)"

10. Maryn

stress free staycation for your pet

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

22 repeat clients

"This was our second time having Maryn take care of our dog, Darcy. Just as before, she was wonderful. She sent me pictures and videos of her and Darcy having... (more)"

11. Laura

A dog is my spirit animal

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

3 repeat clients

"Laura was really wonderful. I feel as if she really worked to connect with Tulip. Tulip seemed healthy and happy after the visit, and my house was immacula... (more)"

12. Katie

"Dog person" is an understatement

The Fan, Richmond , VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Katie was great with our animals. Will use her again (more)"

13. Amanda

I've Been With Dogs My Whole Life

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: There was never been a time in my life when I or my family haven't had at least one dog, and most of the time, we have had quite a few. Starting ar... (more)

14. Taylor

Dogs Evoke Joy in my Soul

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Taylor was great to Payton and took care of my house. She's awesome and I appreciate her doing so well with my dog and place. (more)"

15. 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)

16. Ariel

AFFORDABLE DREAM Pet Care-Taker

The Fan, Richmond , VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Ariel was grear. She stayed at our house and took care of our 2 big dogs for a week. They got lots of walks and cuddles. She sent pictures and videos every d... (more)"

17. Sarah Jean

Happy to be the "crazy dog lady"!

Church Hill North, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"When I think of Sarah Jean it's impossible to not also think of her compassion and affection for animals. The dedication and love she has for her own dog is ... (more)"

18. Bambi

LovingCaretaker 4 your FurryFamily

Old Town Manchester, Richmond, VA, 23224

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

1 repeat client

"Came home to a happy puppy, thanks Bambi (more)"

19. Brian

Love dogs & happy to help w/ yours!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"Brian was kind enough to (on short notice, I might add!) watch our beloved, special needs Beagle mix, George, while the girlfriend and I were in town for the... (more)"

20. Sarah

Army wife with flexible schedule

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

1 repeat client

"Penny seemed very happy after her visit with Sarah, who was very nice, responsible, and accommodating. (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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