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Pet Sitting & Drop In Visits in Ivy, VA

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

1. Alissa

Dog lover- I'll run too!

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

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

"Alissa exceeded our expectations and went above and beyond by keeping us up to date about our cats with pictures and messages. I’ve never felt so comfortable... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
2. Heather

Cuddles, Exercise and Doggy Love

Fry Springs, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Last minute drop in visit went well! (more)"

3. Simone

Home Full-time fun!

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 24541

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

"Simone was awesome! She was very good with our dog and provided lots of helpful updates. I'd definitely recommend her! (more)"

4. Felicity

Energetic, friendly, & dog-loving

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

"Felicity is my daughter and has grown up with a dog in our home. We have two dogs currently a Boston terrier and a boxer. They love nothing more than when ... (more)"

5. Hannah

Dog loving grad student

Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Hannah was great; she kept me updated and handled challenges (it was raining and my dog hates water) really well! I was totally comfortable having her drop b... (more)"

6. Conrad

Dogs are a man's best friend

Jefferson Park, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

"Conrad is a great choice for your dog sitter! He has loved dogs his whole life and is so enthusiastic and caring. Your dog will have an amazing stay with him. (more)"

7. Carly

Full time student and animal lover

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22904

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I 100% recommend Carly to care for your four legged friend! I have a puppy- weighing in at a grand 7 pounds- that would rather be glued to my hip but I have ... (more)"

8. Heather

Flexiblity for walks and drop-ins

Crozet, VA, 22932

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Heather was great! She was calm and had an immediate rapport with Nyko. She left detailed messages, and took sweet photos so that I knew he was happy. Nyko... (more)"

9. Valerie

Dogs for Days

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I grew up with dogs off all different shapes, temperaments and sizes. I have no problem cleaning up life's accidents, however, I will do my best to... (more)

10. Rachel

Skilled Dog-Loving Student

Jefferson Park, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachel is by far one of the best pup sitters out there. She’s taken care of my little guys several times and she shows them love and makes sure they are well... (more)"

11. Rachel

Experienced, energetic dog sitter

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachel has taken care of our two dogs, Lucy and Chance numerous times. And before we had them, Rachel would pet sit for our dog, Rudy. Throughout the year... (more)"

12. Taylor

Lover of all animals

Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

"Taylor loves dogs, and all pets, so very much, and they love her just the same! She is extremely responsible and caring and will treat any pet like her own, ... (more)"

13. Kathleen

I'll run with your dog

Lewis Mountain, Charlottesville, VA, 22901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kathleen is a very mature, responsible, and loving caregiver. She takes great pride in her work and her dedication shows. I highly recommend her and look for... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
14. Avantae

Big dogs and Pitties Welcome! <3

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Avantae was wonderful with our high energy puppy! You can tell she really cares about her clients needs. She put our mind at ease while we were away and upda... (more)"

15. Melissa

Dog lover with no pets of her own

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I've had Melissa dog sit numerous times for my 11yr old lab. Olive is always super excited to see her, trying to jump on her with her tail wagging 100mph, li... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
16. Carrington

I’ll treat the dog like my own.

Brsc, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

"Normally my dog, Ginger, is pretty shy around new people the first time she meets them-but when I got a picture of Ginger and Carrington hanging out on the c... (more)"

17. Melissa

I'll love your dog like it's my own

Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Melissa is excellent with communicating and our dogs just love when she spends time with them. Will definitely book again. (more)"

18. Shruthi

law student, very flexible schedule

Brsc, Charlottesvile, VA, 22903

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Shruthi was absolutely fantastic. My dog got sick over the weekend, and she was quick to take on the extra challenge. She was extremely professional, prompt ... (more)"

Available this weekend
19. Jen

Grad student seeking pet therapy!

Fry Springs, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I am a 25 year old grad student at UVA getting my M.Ed in School Counseling. I'm originally from NJ and did my undergrad at the University of Richm... (more)

20. Rebecca

We love to play and hike with dogs!

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA, 22903

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

"Becca has watched my dog on several occasions before she joined Rover, and I couldn’t be happier with the care she gave my dog. She was thorough in going ove... (more)"


As pet lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your pet when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Ivy pet sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted pet sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a pet sitter in Ivy, VA who meets your — and your pet's — needs. We manually review and approve every profile on our site, and we offer tools to help you make the right decision for your pet — including background checks, sitter testimonials, community reviews. We also offer educational opportunities and extra safety tools, such as the Protection Package. And we always recommend an in-person Meet & Greet so you can see that your sitter is the perfect fit for your dog. Rover is proud to be the nation's largest network of pet sitters and dog walkers.

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2) Contact Sitters

Chat about your dog and your specific needs. Even meet in person before booking if you really want to.

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3) Book & pay

Our platform makes it easy and secure. No cash necessary.

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4) Enjoy your trip

Drop off your dog without feeling guilty. Relax with regular photo updates from your sitter.