House Sitting in John Marshall, Richmond, VA

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

1. Claire

I love all Fur Babies Big and Small

Henrico, VA, 23228

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

About: I adore my four dogs Annie (13), Ruger (4), Goliath (3), and Zeus (6mo.) I love them like they are my children! I got my first dog Annie in 2005 an... (more)

2. Amanda

I will love your dog like you do!

Scott's Addition, Richmond, VA, 23230

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have been lucky enough to have a dog in my life since I was 17. Until about a year ago, I had two! I lost my first baby to cancer last year and ... (more)

3. Amber

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Amber was very thorough and attentive to detail; just what you need when you are leaving your beloved fur baby behind. Amber communicated well and took great... (more)"

4. Morgan

Experienced Dog Trainer and Sitter

Henrico, VA, 23228

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Morgan is absolutely the best person to have watch your dog! She is so caring and loves all dogs. She's been a dog trainer for 8 years and I have come to her... (more)"

5. Megan

I'll <3 your dog as much as you do!

Upper Shockoe Valley, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"Megan LOVES dogs. I have known Megan for many years and although she does not yet have a dog of her own, she is always stopping to pet dogs she meets in pass... (more)"

6. Lauren

Master's student at VCU

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Believe me when I say that you would need to search high and low to find a better pet/house sitter than Lauren. Both dog and house were perfect when we retur... (more)"

7. Meredith

Small dog owner, all dog lover <3

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

2 repeat clients

"Meredith was wonderful! She was so prompt and attentive to any concern I had during my time away from Ruby, and vice versa she let me know of issues right a... (more)"

8. Madeline

Got a mutual love with all animals!

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I am a pet owner with a background in animal welfare. I worked at the Richmond SPCA for 3 years where I did close to a thousand adoptions as an adoption coun... (more)"

9. Mollie

Let me take care of your furbabies!

Richmond, VA, 23230

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Mollie took excellent care of my pets and my house while I was away. My dog cornered a stray cat and had a bit of a fight and Mollie handled the whole thing ... (more)"

10. Meghan

Big/small/short/tall-I luv 'em all!

Richmond, VA, 23226

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

10 repeat clients

"Meghan was wonderful! She kept us updated with pictures of the pups and messages through out our trip. We felt that she provided the love and attention to ou... (more)"

11. Christine

aspiring professional dog cuddler

Bellevue, Richmond, VA, 23227

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Penny had a great stay with Christine. She went the extra mile to make sure Penny was comfortable with her before we went out of town and then communication... (more)"

12. Courtney

Dog Auntie MVP

Henrico, VA, 23228

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

"Courtney has been taking care of my three-year-old Cavalier, Jax since he was a puppy. He loves when he gets to hangout with her for a day or weekend.Not onl... (more)"

13. Maryn

stress free staycation for your pet

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

24 repeat clients

"Meryn did a wonderful job taking care of our sweet girl. She was excellent at handling multiple medication needs and sent pictures every day. We felt our Bos... (more)"

14. Hannah

Must Love Mutts

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Always tentative having to leave my dogs with someone but this time using Rover I found a great match. Not only did Hannah give me updates throughout my time... (more)"

15. Meaghan

Extra love for your fur babies

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Meaghan is great! She and Bailey hit it off right away, as did she and I. Meaghan sent pictures and updates throughout the weekend and my house was immacula... (more)"

16. Katie

I love your dogs already!

Glen Allen, VA, 23060

House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Great Sitter! Came and met my pups before we scheduled the drop-in visits. Everything went great, no complaints at all- will be using her service again! (more)"

17. Jenna

I'll come to you!

Henrico, VA, 23228

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Jenna was great with our dog. It was his first time being watched by someone other than a friend and it was great. I really liked how easy it was to communic... (more)"

18. Lauren

Nursing student who loves animals!

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"I have known Lauren for over five years and she is a very realiable, smart, and honest person. She has taken care of my cats on multiple occassions and she h... (more)"

19. Colvin

RVA is for (dog) lovers

Laburnum Park, Richmond, VA, 23227

House Sitting, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Colvin is an animal lover who I trust completely with my pets. Her experience with animals throughout her life made us feel at ease leaving her with our some... (more)"

20. Walker

Responsible, fun loving dog lover!

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Walker is amazing! We've been friends for ten years and our doggies are friends too. Walker and I have been on countless dog walks together and she understan... (more)"

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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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