House Sitting in Forest Hill, Richmond, VA

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

1. Tracy

Dog Mom Extraordinaire!

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

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

6 repeat clients

"Tracey is awesome! Took very good care of my senior baby. i could tell immediately when I walked through the door that Bandit had a wonderful time. (more)"

2. Kim

Home is where the dog is!!!!

Powhite Park, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

13 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)"

3. Lauren

Master's student at VCU

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Believe me when I say that you would need to search high and low to find a better pet/house sitter than Lauren. Both dog and house were perfect when we retur... (more)"

4. Marlowe

Active PT student, dog FANATIC

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Marlowe did an incredible job sitting for my babies and my house. She is conscientious, thorough, communicative, and responsible. She sent pictures throughou... (more)"

5. Alli

At Your Bark & Call pet care!

The Fan, richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 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)"

6. Adam

Dogs are the best part of me

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Adam did a great job taking care of Lexus. He made sure to keep her happy by taking her out for walks and playing with her. He sent regular photos as well. (more)"

7. Meredith

Let me watch your furry friend!

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Meredith always watches my french bulldog pup when I go out of town. She is very diligent and took him out for walks very frequently throughout the day. She ... (more)"

8. Tyler

Experienced Trainer -Flexible Schd!

Forest View, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Oh gosh - where do I even start?! Tyler is incredible, to say the least. Kind, caring, trustworthy and understands dogs, and their quirks, on a deep leve... (more)"

Available this weekend
9. Megan

Energetic animal lover!

Byrd Park, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"I have 2.5 pets (Two dogs, Baja and Shelby, and a son). Megan has cared for my animals as if they were her own. Not only does she have unconditional love for... (more)"

10. Marie

Experienced Pet Sitter

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"She was awesome. Had a few hiccups with the dogs behavior(nothing she could have done). Marie handled it perfectly. Would reccommend 100% !! (more)"

11. Jessica

luxurious doggie love!

Sauer's Gardens, Richmond, VA, 23230

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Jessica was very responsive to any questions while she was watching our dogs! They seemed very happy when we got home! I would definitely consider booking he... (more)"

12. Virginia

Professional Snuggler

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

1 repeat client

"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)"

13. Amber

Amber's Menagerie

Virginia Union, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"So glad I found DogVacay. Amber was absolutely awesome!! She watched my two Cavapoos when I had to make a last minute trip due to a family emergency. The do... (more)"

14. Katy

Lots of love to give!!!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katy could not have been a better fit for our fluff balls! We received pictures of their outings, check in texts, and our pups were so happy when we returned... (more)"

15. Maria

I'll pay attention to your pup!

Colonial Place, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Maria loves dogs and dogs love her. She is gentle and loving with them, but at the same time always uses positive reinforcement to help keep the attention of... (more)"

16. Morgan

Will selfie with your dog!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Morgan has been pet sitting and walking my dog Olive for years! Olive doesn't like a lot of people but she LOVES Morgan and gets excited whenever she sees h... (more)"

17. Shelby

Your pup's new running pal!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

18. 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)"

19. Allison

Can I borrow your pupper?

Westover Hills West, Richmond, VA, 23255

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hello all! My name is Allison and I have been a fan of the canine variety for my whole life and have been caring for my own for the last five years... (more)

20. Melynda

High energy & passionate pet lover!

Broad Rock, Richmond, VA, 23224

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

1 repeat client

"Melynda is wonderful with dogs of all shapes and sizes! She's infinitely playful and upbeat (and also knows how to enforce boundaries), and any dog spending ... (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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