Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Fairfield, Richmond, VA

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

Available this weekend
1. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

39 repeat clients

"Chandler was awesome. He came every day and spent time with the pups - it was like we never left! He was very responsive and sent us pictures of the pups. Wi... (more)"

2. Cody

I've always been an animal lover!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

Drop-In Visits

11 repeat clients

"Cody did a great job taking care of my two cats. It was very easy to communicate using this app. He was very quick when writing back. I loved his constant pi... (more)"

Available this weekend
3. 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

"After finding out our pup had 2 torn ACLs the day before we left for Europe, we nearly canceled our trip. I talked with Sarah Jean about the medicine/care he... (more)"

4. Amber E. and Tori

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

24 repeat clients

"Amber is the most professional and reliable pet sitter we've ever had! Her attention to detail and preparation is exceptional. Her love of animals is obvio... (more)"

5. Carly

always available for your pups!!

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Carly has always been a huge dog person and there isn't a dog out there that doesn't love her! She took care of my sheltie when I was away because I knew I c... (more)"

6. Samantha

Flexible schedule and local

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Samantha did an amazing job watching my rescue over the weekend. She’s responsible and was so easy to work with throughout the entire process. She gave me pe... (more)"

7. Megan

Flexible Schedule! Love to walk!

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"We called Megan sit for our two Jack Russells ,as a last minute emergency fill in. She did a outstanding job. She was very attentive and our “babies”loved he... (more)"

8. Leah

Best Dog Butt Scratcher Around!

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Leah and I lived together for 6 months and between the two of us had three cats. One of her cats was 18 and required a lot of hands on care and strict schedu... (more)"

9. Kayla

Kayla's Dog Parlour

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

2 repeat clients

"Kayla was perfect for our extended stay, our cat Jasper obviously loved her visits and she kept us updated all the time. She went above and beyond several ti... (more)"

10. Jordyn

I love dogs so much!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Jordyn is one of the kindest, smartest, most loving, and most driven people I know. She's a huge animal enthusiast, especially dogs, and would be a perfect c... (more)"

11. Emma

Teacher by day, dog mom by night

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

11 repeat clients

"Emma was a wonderful weekend cat-sitter! This was our first time having her check-in on our two kitties and we absolutely appreciate her responsiveness, flex... (more)"

12. Laura

Dog-loving law student!

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Could not be more pleased with Laura pet sitting for our puppy!! She responded to our request quickly and was able to provide drop in visits on short notice.... (more)"

13. Meghin

Your dogs new best friend

Richmond, VA, 23224

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

5 repeat clients

"Meghin met my two dogs before her first drop-in visit with my two young rambunctious dogs and they liked her right away as did I. She knows a lot about dogs... (more)"

Available this weekend
14. Ali

Dog Walking is My Cardio

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Ali is a life-long dog lover! I would trust her to look after my sweet pups (and I have in the past) anytime! She always makes sure they are happy, health... (more)"

15. Alyssa

Home Full-Time to love your pup!

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

2 repeat clients

"Alyssa is kind, loving, and absolutely incredible with dogs of all breeds! I could not have asked for a better dog sitter and walker for the times that I hav... (more)"

16. Marlowe

Active PT student, dog FANATIC

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Nobody loves dogs more than Marlowe. She has experience with lots of different types of dogs from fostering them too. I can't recommend her highly enough. ... (more)"

17. Allie

Teacher off for summer - love dogs!

Chimborazo, Richmond, VA, 23223

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Having Allie come by and visit with Midge twice each day made our vacation (more)"

Available this weekend
18. Carlie

Loves Dogs & Very Flexible Schedule

Shockoe Slip, Richmond, VA, 23219

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Carlie is a very loving dog owner, going above and beyond for her 15yr old Pomeranian! She's always friendly to my pup, a very energetic mutt, and is patient... (more)"

Available this weekend
19. Michael

Let me help you love them!

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michael was great with our dog....she was licking his face within minutes of his arrival to meet her and that is unusual. We had warned Michael that she migh... (more)"

Available this weekend
20. Lauren

Nursing student who loves animals!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Lauren is great! Super dependable, and keeps you updated with pics and a short message each visit! Will definitely ask her to take care of my pup again :) (more)"

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Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for pet-sitting. 663 owners have reviewed sitters in Fairfield, 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 pet 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 pet sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a pet 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.

The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your pets and check in on you home, turn to Rover. It's easy to find a loving Fairfield pet sitter on Rover who'll give your pet one-on-one attention while you're away, and take care of your home. Search from hundreds of trusted pet sitters in Fairfield, Richmond, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your pet(s). 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 house and pet sitter all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You'll have the peace of mind knowing that your sitter has free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and will send you cute photo updates throughout the stay. Rover is the easiest way to find trustworthy Fairfield pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

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