House Sitting in Forest Hill, Richmond, VA

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1. Sarah Verified Enhanced Background Check

Church Hill Pup Lover

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah was Awesome!!! This was my first time working with Sarah and it was an absolute pleasure. She responded to my initial inquiry very quickly and made s... (more)"

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2. Eric Verified Enhanced Background Check

Graduate Student and Dog-Lover!

Colonial Place, Richmond, VA, 23226

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"Eric did a fantastic job house sitting for us and our pups. He went above and beyond to ensure everything went smoothly. Professional service! Would highly r... (more)"

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3. Rachel Verified Background CheckRover 101

Never met a dog I didn't love

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachel was wonderful! She was available on extreme short notice and took amazing care of our two dogs ensuring they got all the snuggles and playtime that th... (more)"

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4. 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... (more)"

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5. Stella Verified Background CheckRover 101

Stand-In pet mom

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Stella has watched Roux for me a couple of times and she is amazing! I am so thankful to have found a sitter that likes my dog almost as much as I do! She ... (more)"

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6. Spencer Verified Background Check

Experience with nervous dogs.

Malvern Gardens, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Spencer is great with our 3 pups. We’ve used her services twice now and I will continue to call on her when we go out of town. She provides me with daily upd... (more)"

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7. Chandler Verified Background Check

Young, energetic, ready to go

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Chandler is so great with our dogs. They are very well taken care of and always seem happy when we come back home. I would highly recommend! (more)"

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8. Dennis Verified Background Check

Run Forrest Run Dog Sitting

Malvern Gardens, Richmond, VA, 23221

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

"Dennis has been watching my family’s dog for a couple years now when we go on vacations, and has been an excellent caregiver! He is extremely reliable and de... (more)"

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9. Jamie Verified Background Check

Veteran pet sitter

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Jamie has helped me with Buster both when she was my roommate and even years later due to work travel. Buster is a high-anxiety dog due to being attacked and... (more)"

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10. Emily Verified Background Check

A true dog lover here to help!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Emily is a true dog lover! Dogs are her favorite animal on the planet. Emily has a kind and loving heart and on top of that, she takes her dog sitting serio... (more)"

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11. 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 fami... (more)

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12. Sage Verified Background Check

Looking for a little... more?

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"I've known Sage for only two years, but in that time I have been nothing but impressed with her dedication to being a great caretaker and trainer to her dog ... (more)"

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13. Lindsey Verified Enhanced Background Check

Keeping Your Pets Smiling

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lindsey is kind, loving, trustworthy and extremely mature for her age. We have left her to watch our home and dogs and grand dogs many times. She has always ... (more)"

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14. Aubrey Verified Background Check

Furry or scaly; I love all animals!

Richmond, VA, 23234

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Aubrey was amazing with my dogs!! when I came home, everything was perfect and my dogs were happy. It was so obvious that she spent time with them and took t... (more)"

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15. Sophia Verified Background Check

Unconditional love for all pets♥️

Gravel Hill, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Our 3 pups & 5 kitties absolutely love Sophia! Not only do they get to run and snuggle up to her, she is also so much fun for them to play with! Sophia is gr... (more)"

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16. Chase Verified Background Check

Playful and energetic dog-lover

Carytown, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Chase is a complete natural with dogs. He has taken care of his family dog over many years - you will see from the pictures that she is a rambunctious one, b... (more)"

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17. Kenzie Verified Background Check

Teacher on Break!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kenzie has always done a great job watching my fur babies! They are always well taken care of and love her company. I wouldn’t trust anyone else but her to w... (more)"

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18. Susan Verified Background Check

Animal Enthusiast!

Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Susan has petsat for my cat and dog many times over the past few years. I cannot stress enough how wonderful she is with them! She is patient and attentive. ... (more)"

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19. Marla Verified Background Check

Highly experienced animal handler!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Marla is absolutely amazing! She walks my dog and feeds her in the morning sometimes. She really treats Nymeria well and is a reliable person. (more)"

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20. Allison Verified Background Check

Bark less, wag more!

Randolph, RICHMOND, VA, 23220

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

"Ally is a good friend of mine, but also my go-to dog sitter. I'm involved in a lot of campus extracurriculars, so my weekends get booked pretty quickly, not ... (more)"

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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