House Sitting in Forest Hill, Richmond, VA

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

1. Meghan

Big/small/short/tall-I luv 'em all!

Richmond, VA, 23226

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

10 repeat clients

"Meghan was amazing!! She loved our dog like it was her own and send us lots of updates and pictures! Definitely recommend her and would definitely book her a... (more)"

2. Shannon

Animal lover with Vet experience

Carillon, Richmond, VA, 23221

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

4 repeat clients

"Shannon was great! I had to go out of town with short notice for the weekend. Even though Shannon had another overnight client, she was able to accommodate o... (more)"

3. Kim

Home is where the dog is!!!!

Powhite Park, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

11 repeat clients

"Kim was exceptional. I planned a vacation the week of July 4th, and my normal kennel was booked. I decided I would try Rover, but the first sitter unfortun... (more)"

4. Charly

Professional Belly Rubber

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Charly is such a responsible dog owner of her own I would expect nothing but the best while caring for other people's dogs! I have had great personal experie... (more)"

5. Meredith

Small dog owner, all dog lover <3

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

1 repeat client
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About: I have had dogs my whole life and helped raise a lot of pups in the family. I am great with young dogs and older dogs. My 12 year old yorkie has ... (more)

6. Olivia

I love dogs!!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Olivia would be a terrific dog sitter because she loves animals, especially dogs!! Olivia has grown up with dogs all her life. She is kind and gentle with th... (more)"

7. Hannah

Must Love Mutts

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Hannah is super responsible and looooves dogs. She has taken care of my two "pound puppies" on multiple occasions without a hitch. It's a joy to be able to l... (more)"

8. Chris

Dog Walker Extraordinaire

Maymont, Richmond , VA, 23220

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

10 repeat clients

"We cannot say enough good things about Chris! This was our first time booking a dog sitter and it could not have gone any better! Chris and Dublin hit it off... (more)"

9. Meghin

Love all types of dogs

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"The first day I met Meghin she had a dog at her side, and it was one happy dog. She is very responsible and very caring!!! Need someone to help get your dogs... (more)"

10. Corey

experienced petsitter for hire

The Fan, RIchmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Corey was an outstanding dog sitter while we were out of town. She was attentive to Kai's schedule and sent me messages every time she went over to let me kn... (more)"

11. Melynda

High energy & passionate pet lover!

Broad Rock, Richmond, VA, 23224

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

"One of my dogs, has physical limitations, and Melynda has been able to take great care of my precious baby. My other dog is very high energy and she is able ... (more)"

12. Nick & Katie

Responsible Newlywed Animal Lovers

The Museum District, Richmond , VA, 23221

House Sitting, Dog Walking

1 repeat client
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About: My husband and I just recently were married and moved to the city. We love animals and are looking for opportunities to care for and love on other ... (more)

13. Katie

"Dog person" is an understatement

The Fan, Richmond , VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Katie was amazing! We were so comfortable having her stay with our boys (Otis and Peanut.) She sent us photos and kept us updated on their outings. This was ... (more)"

14. Laura

A dog is my spirit animal

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

3 repeat clients

"Laura was really wonderful. I feel as if she really worked to connect with Tulip. Tulip seemed healthy and happy after the visit, and my house was immacula... (more)"

15. Marge

I just REALLY love dogs

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Marge did a wonderful job watching our dog, Mickey. We're pretty particular with who watches him and we felt right at ease with Marge. She checked in while w... (more)"

16. Amanda

I've Been With Dogs My Whole Life

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: There was never been a time in my life when I or my family haven't had at least one dog, and most of the time, we have had quite a few. Starting ar... (more)

17. Rosie

Active dog lover

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

25 repeat clients

"Rosie did a great job with my dog while I was away. She was easy to deal with and I appreciate her promptly getting back to me. She always sent pictures to u... (more)"

18. Allison

Need a reliable caring pet sitter?

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

1 repeat client

"I have had Allison pet sit my pomeranian Andy in the past. She is very reliable and knows a lot about animals. Andy is a senior who needs to take medication ... (more)"

Available this weekend
19. Liz

Dog snuggler extraordinaire

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Lizz and I have dog sat for each other a few times; her dog likes other dogs and will happily play for quite a while. Lizz is very attentive to her dog and ... (more)"

20. Joseph

Bike rider, tea drinker, dog lover.

Carillon, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Joseph is a kind, compassionate, charismatic, and responsible lover of all living things; and dogs and cats respond to his love in kind. He has two beautiful... (more)"

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Dog owners in Forest Hill, Richmond, VA love booking house sitting with sitters on Rover.com. Over 663 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in Richmond, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5 stars. Booking house sitting can be super affordable, no matter where you live. Trust us, we think you'll be pleasantly surprised. Curious what it might cost to book house sitting with Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before reaching out and starting a conversation with a house sitter near you in Forest Hill.

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 Forest Hill, Richmond house sitting needs. On Rover, it's easy to find a loving dog sitter in Forest Hill, 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 Forest Hill 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 Forest Hill, Richmond, VA for your dog: people who'll treat him like family.

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