House Sitting in John Marshall, Richmond, VA

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

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1. Eleanor Verified Enhanced Background Check

All pets deserve love!

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

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

"Eleanor was incredibly kind to my three pets - two dogs and a ornery, special needs cat. She was also very good at communicating and collaborating with me to h… (more)"

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2. Emily Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Animal loving recent college grad

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Emily did a really good job with a house sitting request for our easy to watch 6-year old Labradoodle over the week of the Thanksgiving holiday. She sent pict… (more)"

3. Simmy Verified Background Check

Responsible and Caring Sitter

Forest Hill Terrace, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

About: Great experiences for all furriends! I enjoy meeting pet families and helping owners feel good about their pets while they are away. I love my family… (more)

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4. Mariam Verified Enhanced Background Check

Experience animal tech and sitter!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Miriam was very responsive and provided ongoing updates on my two dogs while I was away for a long weekend. Prior to my trip, she took the time to get to know … (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
5. Ellie Verified Background Check

Your neighborhood zoologist!

Richmond, VA, 23226

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ellie was so great with our girls! She came over prior to meet them and we were all instantly comfortable with her. Even after a mix up of our location she was… (more)"

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6. Sydney Verified Background Check

Let me spoil your pets!

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sydney was absolutely wonderful. She stayed at my apartment for the day with my quite mischievous puppy. Sydney kept me up to date, was very respectful, and in… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
7. Brenton Verified Enhanced Background Check

Super flexible sched w/ experience!

Chimborazo, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brenton was the perfect house/pet sitter-super professional and responsible, punctual, friendly, great vibe with the animals, left the house spotless, great co… (more)"

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8. Colleen Verified Background CheckRover 101

Love from the comfort of your home!

Scott's Addition, Richmond, VA, 23230

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Colleen was great giving us updates, photos and reports on our 2 pups while staying at the house. The house was clean and neat. We look forward to having Col… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
9. Kimberly Verified Background Check

Love dogs & cats!

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Can’t say enough good things about Kimberly! I had her watch my dog at my apartment for a night. My dog is nervous of strangers but becomes buddies with her ve… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
10. Avery Verified Background Check

Dog lover and college student!

Three Chopt, Richmond, VA, 23226

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

About: I am a senior at the University of Richmond, and I have fostered several dogs in the area this year with my roommates. This has been such a fun exper… (more)

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11. Katelyn Verified Background Check

Your fur baby will be in good paws!

Carytown, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katelyn is great. Our four fur babies love having her stay over when we are away and are so happy when we get back. It makes our trips that much better knowing… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
12. Kelly Verified Background Check

🐶🐾🦴

Scott's Addition, Richmond, VA, 23230

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

"Kelly is amazing! She stayed at my place with my senior dog for two nights. She was very open with communication and shared pictures multiple times a day. M… (more)"

13. Meredith Verified Background CheckRover 101

Trustworthy & great with animals!!

Mary Munford, Richmond, VA, 23230

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

"Meredith is an excellent care giver for dogs. She loves dogs and knows how to care for them. A former long time volunteer at AARF (Animal Adoption Rescue Fou… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
14. Grace Verified Background Check

college-aged avid animal lover

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Second time using grace to dog sit. Wonderful job once again. Would highly recommend for others and will definitely be using her services again in the future. (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
15. Kathryn Verified Background Check

VCU Student and Animal Lover!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Looking for a compassionate and responsible pet sitter? Katie R. is your girl. We have used Katie in the past to take care of our menagerie of pets (4 cats, … (more)"

16. Ty Verified Background Check

Fenced-in The Fan

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"I was so pleased to meet Ty. He did a fantastic job with our pup. He walked her one day and did babysitting one day. He was very prompt replying, easy to commu… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
17. Madison Verified Background Check

Will treat your pets like my own!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

About: Hi there! My name is Madison and I’m super excited to be a part of this program. I’ve cared for animals for as long as I can remember and have a dog … (more)

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
18. Maria Verified Background Check

Large Fenced in yard!

RICHMOND, VA, 23227

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

"I appreciate how Maria has taken care of my dog. Huskies can be a handful. Thanks for loving my dog like if she was yours. (more)"

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19. Katie Verified Background Check

Recent grad, flexible schedule!

Richmond, VA, 23227

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have been friends with Katie for a few years now, and I have not met someone who is better with pets than she is. She has a magnetic spirit that dogs seem to… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
20. Lindsey Verified Background CheckRover 101

Dependable, energetic, animal lover

Ginter Park, Richmond, VA, 23227

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I would HIGHLY recommend Lindsey for pet care needs. Her love for animals is immense and her trustworthiness has been unflinching in the 12 years I have known… (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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