House Sitting in Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA

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1. Cody

I've always been an animal lover!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"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)"

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2. Bree

Your pet's new BFF

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Bree was fantastic with my dogs! She was great at communicating everything with me and sent me the best pictures of them. I felt 100% comfortable leaving my ... (more)"

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3. Annie

Life-Long Dog Pal - Let's Walk!

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Annie was absolutely fantastic with my pup. Reina is weary of new people so I was a bit nervous to leave her for the weekend but Annie was sure to update me ... (more)"

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4. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Really liked meeting Chandler and then having him stay at our house with our pets. He was easy to communicate with, flexible, and I trusted his experience. O... (more)"

5. Erin

Dog lover & outdoor enthusiast!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Erin was amazing!!! I would absolutely recommend her and hope to be able to use her again. In the past, my dog has suffered from anxiety when I am away, so m... (more)"

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6. Felicia

Groomer and Trainer= loving pup pro

Edgewood, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Felicia was fantastic! I truly can’t say enough good things. She was super sweet with my very rowdy dog and handled his excitement with ease. She sent me lot... (more)"

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7. Schyller

Active, Trustworthy, and Flexible!!

Northrop, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Growing up with a pet friendly family I was able to learn at an early age that all lives are to be respected and loved unconditionally. From puppie... (more)

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8. Kirsten

Flexible work schedule

Colonial Place, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"First time away and my new rescue likely had more instructions than most. Kirsten did a great job, and I came home to Sally and house in good shape! (more)"

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9. Katie

Home all day, fenced yrd, endless<3

The Fan, richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Katie was probably more excited to watch my dogs than she was to make money actually doing it. She sent me so many pictures and videos of my dogs being spoil... (more)"

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10. Michelle

Engineer, Runner, Dog Lover!

Central Office, Richmond, VA, 23219

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"It’s a very scary thing to leave your house and fur babies with someone you don’t know. That being said as soon as I met Michelle she immediately put me at e... (more)"

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11. Michael

Helping your dog live a full life!

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michael was awesome! He took such good care of my home and my sweet rescue Sally. We’re still struggling with training, and I’m so glad I made the choice to ... (more)"

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12. Bekka

Dog Lover

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Bekka was great! She is super easy going, sent us pictures of our pups and was super communicative. I would definitely recommend her to anyone looking for a ... (more)"

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13. Hannah

New to Richmond & missing my dog!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Hannah has taken care of my two black labs many times. She is always extremely attentive to their needs. She constantly takes them on walks and pays attentio... (more)"

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14. Callie

Professional dog whisperer.

Northern Barton Heights, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Callie was an absolute lifesaver! I waited until the last minute to book a sitter for our weekend away and I was scrambling. Callie responded quickly and agr... (more)"

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15. Rebecca

Recent law school grad home 24/7!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Our family and our sweet puppy Birdie absolutely loved Rebecca! Rebecca helped us out immensely as the person who is usually home all day with our pup is rec... (more)"

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16. Casey

I will spoil your dog!!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Casey was great with my two dogs! We have a 90 pound mix and a 40 pound mix with very particular needs. She was great about reaching out if she had any ques... (more)"

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17. Miller

Love & exercise while you're away

Brookland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

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

"It is my absolute pleasure to recommend Miller S. to work with Rover. Miller has watched my 50 pound poodle on numerous occasions and I have been impressed w... (more)"

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18. Allison

Love to see each dog's personality!

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Allison is known to her peers and former employers as an extremely reliable and focused individual. I truly believe she is an asset to whomever she is workin... (more)"

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19. Sheila

Compassionate care for your canine!

Upper Shockoe Valley, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"This was my first time utilizing Rover and i will have a hard time not requesting Sheila in the future. Sheila stayed in our home while we were gone for the ... (more)"

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20. Kalkidan

Energetic and love the outdoors!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Kalkidan is by far the most patient and loving pet caregiver I have ever witnessed. Her love for animals, especially towards my dogs has made her without a d... (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.

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