House Sitting in John Marshall, Richmond, VA

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1. Sarah Verified Enhanced Background Check

Church Hill Pup Lover

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah was Awesome!!! This was my first time working with Sarah and it was an absolute pleasure. She responded to my initial inquiry very quickly and made s... (more)"

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2. Eric Verified Enhanced Background Check

Graduate Student and Dog-Lover!

Colonial Place, Richmond, VA, 23226

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"Eric did a fantastic job house sitting for us and our pups. He went above and beyond to ensure everything went smoothly. Professional service! Would highly r... (more)"

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3. Rachel Verified Background CheckRover 101

Never met a dog I didn't love

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachel was wonderful! She was available on extreme short notice and took amazing care of our two dogs ensuring they got all the snuggles and playtime that th... (more)"

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4. Andrew Verified Background Check

Coo-Coo for Canines!

Henrico, VA, 23228

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

"We used Andrew for an overnight stay. He was awesome! The dogs loved him and he was great with communication. The dogs were happy and well adjusted when we g... (more)"

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5. Spencer Verified Background Check

Experience with nervous dogs.

Malvern Gardens, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Spencer was great with my two pups, one of whom has anxiety and needs a little extra patience. She was great at communicating with me and even asked what sh... (more)"

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6. Chandler Verified Background Check

Young, energetic, ready to go

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Trustworthy, communicative, and loves animals. What more could you ask for in a pet caregiver?! Chandler stayed in our home for 4 nights. When we gave him th... (more)"

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7. Dennis Verified Background Check

Run Forrest Run Dog Sitting

Malvern Gardens, Richmond, VA, 23221

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

"Dennis has been watching my family’s dog for a couple years now when we go on vacations, and has been an excellent caregiver! He is extremely reliable and de... (more)"

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8. Jamie Verified Background Check

Veteran pet sitter

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Jamie has helped me with Buster both when she was my roommate and even years later due to work travel. Buster is a high-anxiety dog due to being attacked and... (more)"

9. Wedrana Verified Background Check

Your dogs second best friend.

Richmond, VA, 23294

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

"Very sweet and my shy pup warmed up to her quickly! She sent me plenty of photos and let me know how she was doing the whole time, which I really appreciated... (more)"

10. Gretta Verified Enhanced Background Check

I'll Treat Your Pet Like My Own!

Richmond, VA, 23227

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Gretta did great with our rambunctious and dog aggressive pup! She was very accommodating and flexible when we got stuck in traffic on the way home. We came ... (more)"

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11. Cat Verified Background Check

Get Cat to take care of your dog!

Southern Barton Heights, Richmond, VA, 23222

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

"Cat did a great job house sitting my 8 month old puppy! She kept the place clean and I could tell my pup had frequent play time and plenty of walks (more)"

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12. Emily Verified Background Check

A true dog lover here to help!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Emily is a true dog lover! Dogs are her favorite animal on the planet. Emily has a kind and loving heart and on top of that, she takes her dog sitting serio... (more)"

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13. Sonya Verified Enhanced Background Check

I enjoy long walks & dog cuddles.

Mechanicsville, VA, 23111

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

"Sonya was highly recommended to me by a friend to take my black and yellow labs on long walks, and I'm so glad he referred me to her because Sonya is nothing... (more)"

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14. Jason Verified Background Check

Pet Lover, Dog, Cat and Chicken Dad

Henrico, VA, 23228

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

About: I have 2 older toy poodles, a labradoodle puppy and a cat as well as a small flock of chickens that I adore and spoil. I would love to be there to ... (more)

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15. Lindsey Verified Enhanced Background Check

Keeping Your Pets Smiling

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lindsey is kind, loving, trustworthy and extremely mature for her age. We have left her to watch our home and dogs and grand dogs many times. She has always ... (more)"

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16. Kelsey Verified Background Check

Flexible schedule & fenced in yard!

Henrico, VA, 23228

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

"I’ve witnessed Kelsey take care of a couple dogs in her old neighborhood. She is kind, patient and fun! She loves animals and would be great at taking care o... (more)"

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17. Kenzie Verified Background Check

Teacher on Break!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kenzie takes great care of my little fur baby Luna! She shows the love she has for her and you can tell in the way she talks about her own fur baby! I would ... (more)"

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18. Cristina Verified Background Check

I'll love your dog like my own

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

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

"Cristina could not have been more helpful and caring. She stayed overnight in my house and treated the home with the utmost respect while giving my dog the b... (more)"

19. Erica Verified Background Check

Full-time pet lover!

Ginter Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Erica was so amazing checking in on Charlie and abbey while we were away. We have pretty anxious pups and Erica kept them happy and well cared for. She sent ... (more)"

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20. Nicole Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Loving care when you’re not there.

Richmond, VA, 23227

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

"Great pet sitter! Thank you! (more)"

When it comes to pet care and house sitting, pet owners in John Marshall, Richmond, VA trust their pets with sitters on Rover.com. Over 663 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in Richmond, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. House sitting doesn't have to be expensive. In fact, it's probably a lot more affordable than you think. You'll quickly find that there's a house sitter on Rover for just about every price range and lifestyle. Wondering how much you might expect to pay for a house sitter and pet care on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you begin a conversation with a sitter who seems like a great match.

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 John Marshall 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 John Marshall, 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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