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House Sitting in Fairmount, Richmond, VA

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1. 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, Dog Walking

"Cat recently took care of our cat and home and did an excellent job. She was easy to communicate with, kept in touch and sent photos from home, and left the ho… (more)"

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2. Sydney Verified Background Check

Let me spoil your pets!

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sydney did a fantastic job caring for my two oversized, clingy pups!!! We contacted her for a last minute overnight trip and she was very accommodating about s… (more)"

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3. Jillian Verified Background Check

Lifelong Animal Lover

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23230

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jillian was lovely. We met up with her prior to our going out of town to get to know her, she was great with our little pup Zuzu. She has a doggie similarity s… (more)"

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4. Bobby Verified Enhanced Background Check

Dog Lover That Brings Comfort

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Bobby came for a meet and greet and Cashew was very excited and happy to meet him. On the day he arrived to stay with Cashew, he sent me pictures and kept me i… (more)"

5. Julia Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Student who needs her dog fix

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Julia was incredibly attentive and took great care of Durden. She gave us regular updates and left the house sparkling clean. I will absolutely book her again! (more)"

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6. Simmy Verified Background Check

River walks with canine companions

Forest Hill Terrace, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

About: Great experiences for all furriends! I enjoy meeting pet families and helping owners feel good about their pets while they are away. I love my family… (more)

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7. 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 h… (more)"

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8. julie Verified Background Check

Giving happiness & care to your pet

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"I would recommend Julie as a dog caregiver because she is a loving and caring person who has grown up with dogs. As a dog owner myself, I have left my dog, Hon… (more)"

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9. Christine Verified Background Check

DECADE of Experience Pet Sitting

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hello! I have 10+ years of combined experience pet sitting, dog walking, volunteering at animal shelters, and taking care of my own (rodent and aquat… (more)

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10. Gina Verified Background Check

Can I Pet Your Dog?

Church Hill North, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"Gina’s love for animals is so apparent!! She is loving and so patient with my dogs. One of my Pomeranians is a rescue and has anxiety. Gina got on his level… (more)"

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11. Yen Verified Background Check

I’ll Love Your Pet!!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Yen is a very responsible person when it comes to taking care of something you love. She understands that you’re pet is your best friend and your home is your … (more)"

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12. Jordan Verified Background Check

Hello Paw Lovers ❤️

Blackwell, Richmond, VA, 23224

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

"Jordan is fantastic! She regularly sits my Yorkie/Chihuahua, Maltese, and two cats with no problem. She’s bonded with them and has even trained one of the more… (more)"

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13. Katie Verified Background Check

Excellent with all doggies & breads

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Katie watched my Corgie for a week while I was on vacation this summer and I have nothing but great things to say about her! Katie updated me throughout the we… (more)"

14. Katherine Verified Background Check

Animal hospital veteran

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23219

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katherine kept us well informed and sent us lots of pictures of our pups and was real communicative of their behaviors. They were well cared for and were both … (more)"

15. Brittany Verified Background Check

Animal friend to Spoil your Furball

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Brittany was wonderful! I felt so comfortable having her in my home and she went above and beyond in caring for my pup. She sent tons of photos and videos and … (more)"

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16. Lauryn Verified Background CheckRover 101

I cannot wait to pet your dog(s)

Old Town Manchester, Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I love dogs (and cats) which is why I have 3 of my own. My current pack varies in size from Great Dane to Cattle Dog and after years of traveling for… (more)

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17. Connor Verified Background Check

Experienced & Affordable!

Shockoe Slip, Richmond, VA, 23219

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 L… (more)"

18. Nicole Verified Background Check

Animal Loving 4th Grade Teacher!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"Jackpot! Nicole was a wonderful caregiver and pal to our elderly dog. Not to mention a good steward of our home. You can feel confident in having her care for … (more)"

19. Dwight Verified Enhanced Background Check

I let the DOGS Out...and in again.

Brauers, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

About: I absolutely love dogs. I grew up in a household that always had multiple dogs. I spent hours and hours playing with and loving them. I also voluntee… (more)

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20. Maverick Verified Background Check

Love dogs have degree in dog care

Mosby, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: The reason why I want to do this dog sitting job, is because I already had an job dealing with dogs, so I already know what to do. I was doing a dogi… (more)

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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 Fairmount, Richmond house sitting needs. On Rover, it's easy to find a loving dog sitter in Fairmount, 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 Fairmount 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 Fairmount, 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 Fairmount, 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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