House Sitting in Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA

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1. Tracy

Dog Mom Extraordinaire!

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

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

2 repeat clients

"Doctor Doolittle and The Dog Whisperer have nothing on Tracy. Her ability to relate to our four legged friends continues to amaze. She is compassionate, ki... (more)"

2. Brian

Love dogs & happy to help w/ yours!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"Brian was kind enough to (on short notice, I might add!) watch our beloved, special needs Beagle mix, George, while the girlfriend and I were in town for the... (more)"

3. Meredith

Small dog owner, all dog lover <3

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

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)

4. Shannon

Animal lover with Vet experience

Carillon, Richmond, VA, 23221

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

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)"

5. Logan

Frogs n' Dogs

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Logan did a fantastic job watching Finley while I was out of town. Finley is very attached to me, and when I'm gone, is most comfortable staying in my apartm... (more)"

6. Cody

I've always been an animal lover!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Cody watched Miss Dixie so I would go away for the weekend. He sent daily pictures of their adventures and left the house immaculate. I'm going to have him b... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
7. Chris

Dog Walker Extraordinaire

Maymont, Richmond , VA, 23220

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

9 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)"

8. Katie

"Dog person" is an understatement

The Fan, Richmond , VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Katie was great with our animals. Will use her again (more)"

9. Amber

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"This was my first time leaving my dog at home as opposed to kennel drop of. Dixie seems to be 'hungover' and hoarse after short- or long-term kennel stays. K... (more)"

10. Christine

aspiring professional dog cuddler

Bellevue, Richmond, VA, 23227

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Christine was everything I wanted for my peace of mind. She did everything I asked, e.g. water house plants, leave keys where I asked, made Penny happy, pos... (more)"

11. Maryn

stress free staycation for your pet

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

22 repeat clients

"Maryn is great with my boys! She's super flexible and it able to adapt to quick changing plans. My boys were great and happy when I returned and I look forwa... (more)"

12. Emily

Feline & all animals friendly!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: Full time college student with flexible schedule! Have had a diverse range of loving animals in my life from labs to a sphynx cat to reptiles and b... (more)

13. Taylor

Dogs Evoke Joy in my Soul

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Taylor was great to Payton and took care of my house. She's awesome and I appreciate her doing so well with my dog and place. (more)"

14. 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)

15. 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)"

16. Rosie

Active dog lover

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

21 repeat clients

"We could not have been more thrilled in our experience with Rosie R. Our 1 1/2 year old collie-retreiver mix was very well taken care of and had a wonderful... (more)"

17. Alicia

Need a sitter? Look no further!

The Fan, Richmond , VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"We have had Alicia come to our house to house/dog sit 3 times. We feel completely confident that our dog is totally taken care of and loved! Highly recommend! (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
18. Ariel

AFFORDABLE DREAM Pet Care-Taker

The Fan, Richmond , VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Ariel was grear. She stayed at our house and took care of our 2 big dogs for a week. They got lots of walks and cuddles. She sent pictures and videos every d... (more)"

19. Danielle

Future Crazy Dog Lady

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Danielle LOVED my golden like her own! She was our daily mid-day walker during the school year and stayed at our house with our dog and kitties over Christma... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
20. Riss

Riss' Pet Services

Maymont, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Riss is the best dogsitter I've ever had the pleasure of knowing. My two pitbulls and one chihuahua absolutely love her. It's like they know when she's comin... (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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