House Sitting in John Marshall, Richmond, VA

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

1. Jonathan

Motivated, caring, animal sitter

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jonathan was amazing! It was the first time that I left my babies with someone other than family for an extended amount of time and I was nervous, he came to... (more)"

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2. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Chandler was great -- he was quick to respond, easy to communicate with, and sent pictures of our pup everyday. I think everything went smoothly, and I'm sur... (more)"

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3. Bree

Your pet's new BFF

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I would give Bree 10 stars if it were possible! My dogs have never been this content after spending time with a sitter (and I've had some pretty great sitter... (more)"

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4. 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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5. Bekka

Home full-time

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We have never had a sitter before and we were not sure how our elderly animals would handle it. We are pleased to no end with Bekka. We left her for 3 days... (more)"

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6. Andrew

Flexible, all round animal lover!

Sauer's Gardens, Richmond, VA, 23230

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Andrew was great with Taco and I really appreciate the help while I was out of town! (more)"

7. Kelley

The Mary Poppins of the Pet-Set!

The Diamond, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting

"Kelley was great with my critters - two dogs & one terrible cat. I think she might have even made friends with the cat, which is a near-impossible task. I wi... (more)"

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8. Molly

LOVE is a four-legged word!

Malvern Gardens, Richmond, VA, 23221

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

"Molly is the best pet sitter/walker!! I wish my dog was as happy to see me as he is to see her! She 100% takes care of my dog like he’s her own, and I woul... (more)"

9. Nicole

Flexible schedule; on-site dog park

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

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

"This is my first time using Rover and I could not be happier that I found Nicole! She was prompt, polite, and very flexible! She really put my mind at ease a... (more)"

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10. Marlowe

Active PT student, dog FANATIC

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Marlowe did an incredible job sitting for my babies and my house. She is conscientious, thorough, communicative, and responsible. She sent pictures throughou... (more)"

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11. 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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12. Becca

All the loves! Will cuddle and play

Henrico, VA, 23228

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"She did a fantastic job with our pups! She sent a lot of pictures, played and cuddled a bunch, kept us updated on any problems (they caused), and kept our ho... (more)"

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13. Ali

Dog Walking is My Cardio

Northern Barton Heights, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ali was a great choice for watching our dog overnight. She made time to meet her beforehand, and was great about keeping in touch while we were away. We'll d... (more)"

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14. Ben

Hiking and walking of all kinds!

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

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

"Ben is a dog lover and takes excellent care of his own dog. He spends a great deal of time walking and playing with him. And, I am certain will do that for... (more)"

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15. Kayla

I will totally chase squirrels!!

Malvern Gardens, Richmond, VA, 23221

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

"Kayla is amazing. I felt confident that my dogs were in good hands. Kayla sent me updates each day which made m time away from home more enjoyable since I k... (more)"

16. Joe

Fenced in Backyard-love to play

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Joe is a huge animal lover! He is very social and loving with them and does a great job taking care of them and is diligent about feeding them and making su... (more)"

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17. Rebecca

Recent law school grad home 24/7!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23230

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)"

18. Amanda

Full Time Animal Lover!

Richmond, VA, 23227

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We needed a dog sitter in a pinch for a evening/night and Amanda came to the rescue. Lucy seemed to love the company and Amanda provided us with a nice pict... (more)"

19. Gale

Flexible Hours During Weekdays

Henrico, VA, 23228

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Growing up in Chesapeake, where taking care of animals was always what I was doing, much of the jobs that I had were always around animals. From 20... (more)

20. Tyler

Pamper your pet while you're away!

Scott's Addition, Richmond, VA, 23230

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Tyler is excellent! She is very responsible and maintains great communication, and my dogs love her like family! I always feel safest going out of town kno... (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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