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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Christmas and New Year
2. Spencer

Experience with nervous dogs.

Malvern Gardens, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Micah loves Spencer and so do we. She is kind, thoughtful, responsible and tidy. Micah loves seeing her and is always happy and content upon our return, whic... (more)"

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3. Bree

Your pet's new BFF

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"The Best! I have a very old dog and I felt like I left him with a family member. Updates were great and my dog was well loved while I was away. Stayed at my ... (more)"

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4. Jess

Available for last minute requests!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jess took care of my baby. She gave us pictures daily. My baby boy looked very happy with Jess on all of the pictures she sent us. I highly recommend Jes... (more)"

5. Paige

I'll treat them like my own!

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Paige P. comes with strong recommendation and experience. Being a avid lifelong dog lover, raising her dog Flare (9 yrs old) from 4wks old to present she has... (more)"

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6. Ifeatu

Sick of high costs- hire me :)

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"10/10 would recommend not only for being in the care of my 2 pit bulls but sensing the stress in my messages when another sitter canceled on us last minute a... (more)"

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7. Olivia

Will treat your pet like royalty!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Olivia has cared for our dogs over many years. Several times we have relied on her to house and pet sit. We usually have three dogs to attend to with varyi... (more)"

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8. 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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Christmas and New Year
9. Curtis

Free during the day - Love outdoors

Stadium, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Was accommodating and flexible, very good with the doggos! (more)"

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10. Jensen

Love long walks and quality time

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jensen has watched my family's dog Scout many times while we have been away. She is a great dogsitter, very responsible, always feeds Scout on time, and even... (more)"

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11. 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)"

12. Amanda

Your pet will be treated as family!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

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This weekend
13. Kayci

Townhouse with small fenced yard

Colonial Place, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Kayci stayed in my home and took care of my dog while I was on vacation. She came over a couple weeks earlier to meet my dog and for me to show her around t... (more)"

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14. 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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15. Annie

Life-Long Dog Pal - Let's Walk!

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Annie was fantastic! She sent lots of pictures and our house was neat and tidy when we got back. Our critters were definitely in the best of hands! (more)"

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16. Lindsey

Have leash, Will travel!

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23219

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

"Lindsey house sat our two golden girls for a long weekend and we could tell they were loved, cared for, and played with! She was so sweet to send consistent ... (more)"

17. Shelby

Animal lover ready to help you!

Old Town Manchester, Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Shelby was fantastic!! She was so friendly, warm , and responsible! Our hearts were at ease knowing we had someone so loving to be with our sweet guy. We co... (more)"

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18. Julie

Grew up with 4 legged family

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Trouble really enjoyed her time with Julie!!! I had a very happy content dog after her stay. Julie sent me pictures and updates daily which were great! I ... (more)"

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19. Amber

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23230

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"This was the second time I had amber stay with Bo and Lilli and I am SO happy I found her! She is great with dogs and keeps me updated every day. Ive come ho... (more)"

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20. Sarah

Dog-loving, fetch-playing sitter

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah was absolutely amazing!! We had never left Trigger home alone and she took excellent care of him and our house! She played, snuggled, and loves on him ... (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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