House Sitting in Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA

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

1. Marie

Experienced Pet Sitter

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

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

10 repeat clients

"Marie is a great sitter. She's always reliable and on time. Each time I've returned home, Piper has been well cared for and in good spirits. Piper is a ner... (more)"

2. Bree

Your pet's new BFF

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Bree stayed in my home and took care of my dog while we were away for several days. She gave him his meds, multiple walks a day, and lots of love. He warmed ... (more)"

3. Amber Edmondson

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

37 repeat clients

"Amber is awesome! She watched my pups while I was out of town for an extended weekend and everything went great. I got photo updates everyday and the pups we... (more)"

4. Abigail

Avid runner, training experience

City Center, Richmond, VA, 23219

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Abigail was great with Maple despite her being a finicky eater and not an easy dog to walk. Abigail was professional, flexible, and compassionate towards my ... (more)"

5. Adam

Dogs are the best part of me

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Adam did a great job with my puppy and was sending me pictures throughout the stay. I definitely recommend him if you want someone who will be caring about y... (more)"

6. Rosie

A tired dog is a happy dog :)

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

34 repeat clients

"Rosie did a great job with my dog while I was away. She was easy to deal with and I appreciate her promptly getting back to me. She always sent pictures to u... (more)"

7. Meaghan

Extra love for your fur babies

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Meaghan is great! She and Bailey hit it off right away, as did she and I. Meaghan sent pictures and updates throughout the weekend and my house was immacula... (more)"

8. Tracy

Dog Mom Extraordinaire!

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

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

6 repeat clients

"Tracy is THE BEST dog sitter you could ever hire. She fills up their dog treat jar, sends timely updates, and is just a pleasure to work with. I couldn’t rec... (more)"

9. Morgan

Dog Loving College Student

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Morgan was fantastic with our 3 big dogs and 4 cats. She was always prompt and loving with our pets. I wish she still lived nearby. I would highly recommend ... (more)"

10. Lien

VCU Student w lots of love for dogs

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

4 repeat clients

"Lien was terrific with my dog! Ruby is an old girl, so I was concerned about all her medication, and Lien made it so easy! I came back home and the house was... (more)"

11. Alli

At your Bark & Call pet care!

The Fan, richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

34 repeat clients

"This was our first time ever leaving our pups with anyone other than family! Alli was amazing! She checked in with us regularly and shared pictures of our ... (more)"

12. Rachel

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

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

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

"Excellent! Sage was ready to bond with Rachel and to play. Now when I say Racel’s name Sage looks for her. An accomplished dog whisperer. (more)"

13. Shelby

Your pup's new running pal!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"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)"

14. Virginia

Professional Snuggler

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

4 repeat clients

"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)"

15. Amanda

Your pet will be treated as family!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Our dog has separation anxiety and had a melt down moments before Amanda arrived. She took it in her stride and we came home to a happy sleepy dog. Would rec... (more)"

16. Sarah

Fun in the Fan for Furry Friends!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

4 repeat clients

"Sarah has been a great sitter for our cat and our puppy! She's super attentive, sends photos and keeps me update during the time with them for extended trips... (more)"

17. Amber

Amber's Menagerie

Virginia Union, Richmond, VA, 23220

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)"

18. Nicole

Experienced & Compassionate Care

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

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

1 repeat client

"Nicole watched our two Labs (one a young puppy and a bit of a handful) and did a fantastic job! Both of our boys loved her and had a great time with her. T... (more)"

19. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

56 repeat clients

"Our first time having Chandler house sit with our loveable mutt, Charlie was perfect. Chandler was great with him, took care of our house, and sent pics to l... (more)"

20. Alex

Dogs are my favorite!

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I feel like I can reassure all who are interested in Alex being a great pet sitter because she has been pet/house sitting for me for over 6 years. That shou... (more)"

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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