Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Fairmount, Richmond, VA

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

1. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

32 repeat clients

"Chandler was able to check in on Mason on short notice and did a great job! Mason can be finicky about new humans but he LOVED meeting Chandler! (more)"

2. 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

"Sarah Jean is great communicator, fantastic photographer :) and a joy to work with with! It is so nice to know she is loving and caring for our pups and kitt... (more)"

3. Katelyn

Would love to play with your pup!

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hello! I am a student at VCU and I have 2 years of experience working at a dog day care and boarding facility. I am a responsible caretaker who wil... (more)

Available this weekend
4. Joe

I have had dogs my whole life!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Joseph has been around dogs his whole life. He and his brother loved and cared for the dogs their family owned while both boys were growing up. Many times ... (more)"

5. Bree

Your pet's new BFF

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Bree was fantastic. She came and took my dog Reba on two great walks/check-ins while I was gone on an overnight trip. I got updates and pictures that showe... (more)"

Available this weekend
6. Shanzeh

I will love and care for your dog

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Shanzeh is a very diligent person when it comes to what she loves . I know she deeply cares for all animals,especially for her two dogs that she has had lots... (more)"

7. Amber E. and Tori

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

19 repeat clients

"Amber was absolutely wonderful and we will certainly hire her again! This was our first time with a cat sitter outside of family and she made us feel complet... (more)"

8. Rome

Caring Pet Sitter

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

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

"Rome has always been an animal lover ever since I've known him. He's always done an excellent job taking care of my family's and roommates' animals. Nothing ... (more)"

9. Allison

Love to see each dog's personality!

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Allison babysat my one year old grandson for 2-3 hours a day, 4-5 days a week, through the summer. She was always on time and was also very flexible on days... (more)"

10. Kayla

Kayla's Dog Parlour

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

1 repeat client

About: Hey! I'm Kayla and I am a 21 year old dog fanatic! Alas, I do not have one of my own as my boyfriend likes to have one pet at a time. We do have a ... (more)

11. Laura

Dog-loving law student!

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Laura was extremely accommodating to a lengthy last minute business trip I had to leave for. She was timely, communicated well, and sent me pictures of my f... (more)"

12. Rebecca

Outdoorsy Dog Fanatic!!

Forest Hill, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

"I have known Rebecca for a few years now and have seen her show her dog and other animals a lot of passion and cares very much for them. I think she would b... (more)"

13. Alyssa

Home Full-Time to love your pup!

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

2 repeat clients

About: I have grown up with dogs my entire life. My childhood dog was a lab and many different breeds and sizes of dogs after that. I currently own a 15 m... (more)

14. Yanna

Woof! I can hear your pup's call!

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Yanna will please you with her natural ability to go above and beyond your expectations. Not only is she responsible and reliable, she is a natural with anim... (more)"

15. Cody

I've always been an animal lover!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

Drop-In Visits

9 repeat clients

"Cody did a great job taking care of Roxy while I was out of town. His updates were thorough. Cody will definitely be my "go to" for future vacations and tr... (more)"

16. Sarah

I'll love them like you do!

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

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

3 repeat clients

"I'm so glad Norbert had a friend while we were out of town! Thank you for keeping him company (more)"

17. Emma

Teacher by day, dog mom by night

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

10 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)"

18. Sarah

Snuggles and playtime for all!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Sarah did an amazing job with snuggles. She kept me updated on her visits and even sent pictures. I will definitely use her again. (more)"

19. Laura

Dogs are my spirit animal

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

4 repeat clients

"Laura did a great job watching our dogs while we were away. Now there are dogs nor their owners are easy to deal with, but she managed both of us with Grace (more)"

20. Virginia

Professional Snuggler

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

1 repeat client

About: Hi! My name is Virginia and I am a graduate student at VCU. I spend a lot of time reading and writing so I am home the majority of the time, and te... (more)

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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 Fairmount 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 Fairmount, 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 Fairmount pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

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