House Sitting in Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA

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

1. Kim

Home is where the dog is!!!!

Powhite Park, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

13 repeat clients

"Kim was available on very short notice and sent pictures and updates. And she was flexible to add another visit when I was delayed on my return. Overall grea... (more)"

2. Amber

Amber's Menagerie

Virginia Union, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Great experience. Amber stayed at our house to watch our large dogs while we were out of town. We got text and photo updates of how things were going (they e... (more)"

3. Lauren

Master's student at VCU

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 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. Morgan

Training AND Medical Experience!

Henrico, VA, 23228

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Morgan took excellent care of our dog while we were away! She's been our first dog sitter off of Rover and we couldn't be happier with how things went. Defin... (more)"

5. Amber E. and Tori

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Amber was a LIFE SAVER! Our previously booked Rover canceled 24 hours before my husband and I were leaving for an international trip. She responded immediate... (more)"

6. Jessica

luxurious doggie love!

Sauer's Gardens, Richmond, VA, 23230

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"She was great and Payton was a happy boy when I got back. Will definitely use her in the future when she's available and recommend her. (more)"

7. Tracy

Dog Mom Extraordinaire!

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

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

4 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)"

8. Kayla

Kayla's Dog Parlour

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

1 repeat client

"Awesome experience with Kayla! Kept us informed during the entire time! Pepe didn't even know we were gone! Loved her so much, ee would book with her again i... (more)"

9. Dylan

We'll go on walks and play all day!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Dylan is a very caring, loving and comforting person. He's someone you can always count on. I'm not just saying this because I'm his mother, it's simply th... (more)"

10. Rachel

Girl with a passion for all animals

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Rachel was great! This is the first time I have ever used this service. I made contact with somewhat short notice. (Within 4 days of travel) She responded ... (more)"

11. Alisha

Flexible schedule, love dogs

Northern Barton Heights, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alisha was a phenomenal house and dog sitter. She texted us updates throughout our one week vacation and we "caught" her cleaning our house when we returned.... (more)"

12. Adam

Dogs are the best part of me

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

13. Annmarie

Endless Love and Attention to Offer

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Annmarie has been around dogs and cats since she was a newborn! She has cared for two cats and a Newfoundland dog of her family's since she was old enough to... (more)"

14. 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

"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)"

15. Madison

Very experienced w/ Dogs

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Madison is a animal lover at heart! My dog can't wait to see her. There is no other person I would trust to care for my dog but Madison!! (more)"

16. Meredith

Small dog owner, all dog lover <3

Brookland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

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

2 repeat clients

"AMAZING experience with Meredith. Meredith house sat/ puppy sat my two dogs last minute when my husband and I went out of town for a week after other plans h... (more)"

17. Sarah

Snuggles and playtime for all!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah has got to be the most passionate, loving, and caring person I've ever met when it comes to taking care of dogs. I can not understate her ability to ma... (more)"

18. Nathaniel

I walk myself. Why not your dog?

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nathaniel is both dependable and reliable. He has taken care of a friend's dog while she was out of town on more than one occasion. He did a great job, takin... (more)"

19. Czarina

DogLover

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Czarina is a very kind-hearted person. She herself has 3 dogs. And whenever she gets to go home. she takes care of them, and feed them and walk them. (more)"

20. Jennifer

Dog sitter/walker available now!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jennifer's family has done dog rescue forever. She has been instrumental in assisting with their care whether it's wound care, eye drops, or dealing with a b... (more)"

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Pet parents in Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA love dog sitters on Rover.com. 663 owners have reviewed sitters in Richmond, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating, and 92% of pet parents live within a short drive of a dog sitter on Rover. That means Rover is the perfect place to go when you're search for loving, safe care for your best friend. Wondering how much you can expect to pay for a day on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

As dog lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your dog when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Jackson Ward house sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted dog sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a house sitter in Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA who meets your and your dog'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 dog, 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 dog lovers pet sitters and dog walkers.

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