House Sitting in Fairmount, Richmond, VA

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

1. Bree

Your pet's new BFF

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Bree stayed in my home and took care of my dog while we were away for several days. She gave him his meds, multiple walks a day, and lots of love. He warmed ... (more)"

2. Amber Edmondson

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

37 repeat clients

"This was our first time using Rover and Tori was awesome. We were given daily check-ins and photos. When we got back our pups were excited but not distressed... (more)"

3. Abigail

Avid runner, training experience

City Center, Richmond, VA, 23219

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Abigail was great with Maple despite her being a finicky eater and not an easy dog to walk. Abigail was professional, flexible, and compassionate towards my ... (more)"

4. Adam

Dogs are the best part of me

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"I had a great experience with Adam! He was prompt and clear in communication, and was earnest in seeing to me and my dog's needs throughout the process. I st... (more)"

5. Meaghan

Extra love for your fur babies

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Meghan was great! Our pup doesn’t like many new people but she LOVED Meghan from the moment they met. She gave her the time and the love and cuddles she is u... (more)"

6. Tracy

Dog Mom Extraordinaire!

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

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

6 repeat clients

"Tracy is THE BEST dog sitter you could ever hire. She fills up their dog treat jar, sends timely updates, and is just a pleasure to work with. I couldn’t rec... (more)"

7. Alli

At your Bark & Call pet care!

The Fan, richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

34 repeat clients

"Alli was incredible! This was the first time we've left our dog when going on a trip longer than a couple of days, so I was obviously nervous. Between her g... (more)"

8. Shelby

Your pup's new running pal!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Shelby was excellent. She kept in frequent touch with us to give us updates and confirm care instructions. Darwin often has accidents and we came home to n... (more)"

9. Virginia

Professional Snuggler

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

4 repeat clients

"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)"

10. 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)"

11. 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 was terrific with my dog! Ruby is an old girl, so I was concerned about all her medication, and Lien made it so easy! I came back home and the house was... (more)"

12. Sarah

Fun in the Fan for Furry Friends!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

4 repeat clients

"Sarah has been a great sitter for our cat and our puppy! She's super attentive, sends photos and keeps me update during the time with them for extended trips... (more)"

13. Amber

Amber's Menagerie

Virginia Union, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"I can't say enough good things about Amber...she was an awesome sitter. I have a mobility challenged lab who requires a lot of patience..AND he can be stubb... (more)"

14. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

57 repeat clients

"Our first time having Chandler house sit with our loveable mutt, Charlie was perfect. Chandler was great with him, took care of our house, and sent pics to l... (more)"

15. Morgan

Dog Loving College Student

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Morgan was fantastic with our 3 big dogs and 4 cats. She was always prompt and loving with our pets. I wish she still lived nearby. I would highly recommend ... (more)"

16. Alexandra

Leave the doggy care to me!

Chamberlayne Industrial Center, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Penny was so happy with Alex that she acted as if I'd just been out to the store for a few minutes when I returned home. Alex kept Penny happy for six night... (more)"

17. Annie

Pro sitter and stayer :)

The Fan, Richmons, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"If you're looking for a fun, friendly, and responsible dog sitter then you have totally found her. Annie is a natural dog person and loves any opportunity sp... (more)"

18. Jonathan

Motivated, caring, animal sitter

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Jonathan is a trusting and good man, very patient, lovely, responsible, serious, and takes excellent care of my dog. I have an American Bulldog, almost 20 m... (more)"

19. Andrew

Will run with your pooch any time!

Upper Shockoe Valley, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have been around dogs (and cats) my entire life and cared for them since I was old enough. I watched and cared for pets for 5 years in a college ... (more)

20. Amber

Free Nose Kisses!

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I've known Amber for almost a decade and can confidently attest to her caring, sweet spirit, and passion and experience to take care of pups and children. Sh... (more)"

Dog owners in Fairmount, Richmond, VA turn to house sitters on Rover.com for their house sitting needs. Over 663 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in Richmond, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. House sitting can be affordable, no matter where you live or what your price range may be. Curious about how much house sitting costs in Richmond with Rover.com? Check out our average house sitting rates near you to get an idea before getting a conversation started with a house sitter on Rover. When you leave your dog with a sitter you've connected with on Rover, you can relax, knowing your dog will be treated like family.

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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