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Pet Sitting & Drop In Visits in Merrimac, VA

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your cat or dog.

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
1. Jenny

Dog-Loving VT MA Student

Christiansburg, VA, 24073

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jenny has helped me out on multiple occasions recently and always takes great care of my dogs. Thanks Jenny! (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
2. Joseph

Great with all dogs- Pet enthusiast

Blacksburg, VA, 24060

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

"it was my first time leaving my kitten at home while I was away, and Joseph made me feel so comfortable. He helped me through the entire process because I ha... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
3. Dana

Loves play and long walks!

Blacksburg, VA, 24060

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Dana was great! She snuggled, played, and took very good care of with my two chihuahuas while I was away. I will definitely use her again! :) (more)"

4. Rachel

Pet sitting for any species!

Blacksburg, VA, 24060

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachel took excellent care of my cat while I was away during the holidays! She came first for a meet and greet then did two drop-in visits. She played with m... (more)"

5. Solitaire

Infectious Attitude for all Pets!

Blacksburg, VA, 24060

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Solitaire is the BEST pet sitter ever! My animals love her and can’t wait to see her , she is dependable and trustworthy. I am so happy to be able to have he... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
6. Francesca

Vet student: love all pets!

Blacksburg, VA, 24060

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have known Francesca for the past 10+ years. Francesca is a reliable and helpful friend with a deep compassion for animals. I have seen her care for member... (more)"

7. Amy

Work from home & naps happen...

Blacksburg, VA, 24060

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

"I cannot think of a better person to care for your dog than Amy. She is deeply passionate and knowledgable about their well-being. She's also super kind an... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
8. Lindsey

Vet student & animal lover

Blacksburg, VA, 24060

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lindsey was friendly and thorough in taking care of our cat, Oscar! She took photos and kept me posted of any concerns that she had. It was very easy to cont... (more)"

9. Dayna

I have 3 crazy dogs of my own!

Blacksburg, VA, 24060

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I graduated from Virginia Tech in December of 2016 and am staying in the area while my boyfriend starts Veterinary School at VMCVM. I will be start... (more)

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
10. Anastasia & Josh

We'll treat your doggo like our own

Blacksburg, VA, 24060

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

"Anastasia & Josh are such animal lovers! They are attentive, caring & playful. Our dogs, Sampson & Amigo, love them so much and can't wait to see them again ... (more)"

11. Courtney

Vet School Dog Sitter

Blacksburg, VA, 24060

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Courtney is the perfect person to take care of pets! Her extensive experience working with animals on farms, working in the vet clinic, and taking care of h... (more)"

12. Jacob

Home full time and love all dogs

Blacksburg, VA, 24060

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

"Jake is a great dog sitter. All my fosters have loved him immediately and he really has a great manner with all different types of personalities. You can def... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
13. Sandra

Gentle pet and home care

Blacksburg, VA, 24060

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sandra is amazing with dogs! One time, she was visiting and looked at my son’s beagle who was neurotically running around and quietly commented, “she wants ... (more)"

14. Kristen

Welcoming your pets with open paws!

Blacksburg, VA, 24060

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kristen was an outstanding dog sitter. We have a special needs dog whose mobility is limited. He requires a bit more patience. Kristen did a fantastic job. S... (more)"

15. Lisa

Fun-loving, high-energy, Runner.

Christiansburg, VA, 24073

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Lisa is simply the best dog mom in the world. She puts her interests last after those of the dogs. She's simply the best. If there is anyone you could trust ... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
16. Becky

Becky's Pup Love

Ellett - Jennelle, Blacksburg, VA, 24060

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: As a true lover of dogs and furry animals alike, I'm in need of more puppy-love! I'm currently a graduate student, living away from home (and my tw... (more)

Available this weekend
17. Casey

1 Acre of Fenced Yard

Blacksburg, VA, 24060

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

About: My husband and I have 2 huskies in our pack: Mira (10yr) and Azra (6 months). We have flexible schedules and a whole lot of fenced in yard! Occasio... (more)

18. Jodi

Vet Assistant large & small animal

Christiansburg, VA, 24073

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jodi has a love for all animals, and is trustworthy, loving and cares about each animal she comes in contact with. She is an excellent dog, AND cat groomer,... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
19. Allie

Home full time! Ultimate dog lover!

Blacksburg, VA, 24060

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

"I am much more comfortable leaving my dog with a friend, family member, or trusted pet sitter over a boarding facility. Allie has been a great fit for our fa... (more)"

20. Zan

110% a dog person

Blacksburg, VA, 24060

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Zan is an incredibly compassionate, kind person. She loves animals, especially dogs. She is responsible, smart and very assertive. Zan has a lot of experie... (more)"


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