House Sitting in Fairmount, Richmond, VA

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

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
1. Cody

I've always been an animal lover!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

14 repeat clients

"Cody was awesome and I will definitely call on him again! He took very good care of my two dogs and house while I was away for a weekend. He stayed in touch... (more)"

2. Bree

Your pet's new BFF

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"We cannot recommend Bree enough! She is so sweet and responsible and took such wonderful take of our two old guys. She comes prepared when you meet her, taki... (more)"

3. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

64 repeat clients

"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)"

4. Kelley

The Mary Poppins of the Pet-Set!

The Diamond, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting

4 repeat clients

"Delighted to have her sit my dog! (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
5. Heather

I'll treat your dog like my own!

Scott's Addition, Richmond, VA, 23230

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Heather watched our dog Gary while we went to Charlottesville for a concert. Gary has some serious separation anxiety and she agreed to meet us before we le... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
6. Felicia

Groomer and Trainer= loving pup pro

Edgewood, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Felicia did an excellent job. Will gladly use her again. (more)"

7. Alli

At your Bark & Call pet care!

The Fan, richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

36 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)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
8. Reagan

Local dog lover seeks new buddies!

Swansboro, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

"Reagan is absolutely wonderful. She's a reliable, intelligent, honest soul who has helped me out with my pup quite a bit. I know I can always count on her a... (more)"

9. Bailey

I love long walks.... with a dog

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23219

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

2 repeat clients

"Bailey did an amazing job! I'm one of those nervous dog mom's who moved to a new city and didn't know anyone. I first tried dog boarding but my dog never ate... (more)"

10. Sarah

Want as much dog time as possible!

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have wanted a dog my whole life, but the stars have never aligned. To get my dog fix and pass time before I can get my own, I'd love to spend tim... (more)

11. Michelle

Flexibly available dog-lover

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Michelle is amazing with dogs and I have trusted her with my 2 dogs, which are like my children. I have a 75 lb and a 60 lb dog so she is able to handle my c... (more)"

12. Lindsey

Looking for doggie cuddles

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Sheena and I love Lindsey. She’s always been someone we trust when it comes to watching my Sheen Queen. Honestly, Sheena will get so excited and ecstatic whe... (more)"

13. Lien

VCU Student w lots of love for dogs

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

4 repeat clients

"Lien is awesome! She has house-sat with my cat twice. The house always looks great when I come back - she's very respectful of the place and leaves everythin... (more)"

14. Elizabeth

Let me treat your dog like my own!

Upper Shockoe Valley, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"Elizabeth is the best with my dog Moose. He is a mastiff and so at times he can be a handful, but that doesn’t bother her. He is always excited every time th... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
15. 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

9 repeat clients

"Sarah Jean is the best sitter we have ever experienced. She is gentle, thorough, kind and thoughtful in all aspects of her work. From the attentive care to o... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
16. Rachel

Home Full Time - Large Fenced Yard!

Randolph, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Rachel is a loving and responsible dog owner and enthusiast of all things K-9! She has a deep seated love of animals and puts their needs at the top of her p... (more)"

17. Amanda

Your pet will be treated as family!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Our dog has separation anxiety and had a melt down moments before Amanda arrived. She took it in her stride and we came home to a happy sleepy dog. Would rec... (more)"

18. Arianna

Experienced FBBFF- fur baby BFF

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I originally started in home pet care out of necessity for clients while working in veterinary medicine. Many patients at my day practice were in n... (more)

19. Nicholas

Friendly, energetic dog-sitter

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting

"I go out of town for my job pretty frequently (at least twice a month) and Nick has been very consistent and helpful taking care of my dog. Even at a moment'... (more)"

20. Taylor

Dog lover and walk lover

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Throughout my life I have loved pets and have make them a passion of mine. One of my favorite jobs was a bather at a pet store and I got to be with... (more)

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