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House Sitting in Midlothian, Richmond, VA

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

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1. Bree

Your pet's new BFF

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"The Best! I have a very old dog and I felt like I left him with a family member. Updates were great and my dog was well loved while I was away. Stayed at my ... (more)"

2. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Our first time having Chandler house sit with our loveable mutt, Charlie was perfect. Chandler was great with him, took care of our house, and sent pics to l... (more)"

3. Jonathan

Motivated, caring, animal sitter

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jonathan was amazing! This was my first time using Rover and he made it a breeze. He took pictures of my pets and gave me daily updates so I knew how they we... (more)"

4. 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)"

5. Meredith

Pawsatively Stoked to Meet Your Pup

Cedarhurst, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Meredith is great! Rigby loves when she comes over to house it. She sends plenty of pictures and updates and is very good with dogs. (more)"

6. Bethany

I love all dogs and love to play!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Bethany was amazing! She kept us updated with pictures and we felt super at ease with her being in our home with our dog! Highly recommend! (more)"

7. Bekka

Home full-time

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Bekka B is an awesome caregiver for pets. She has a great connection with pets of all types. Spending time with dogs is one of the great joys in her life and... (more)"

8. Kirsten

Flexible work schedule

Colonial Place, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kirsten is an animal lover and has 2 small house dogs of her own. She is very responsible and dependable. The only danger with hiring her is she might dogn... (more)"

9. Kim

Home is where the dog is!!!!

Powhite Park, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting

"I can't say enough about the great experience we've had meeting Kim and having her take care of our two girls. She is extremely kind and conscientious, offe... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
10. Trevor

Home 24/7-If you call, I'll bark!

Jahnke, Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Provided excellent care of my two entergetic huskies! Reliable and quick to reply. I felt very comfortable leaving my pets in his hands. Thanks! (more)"

11. Amelia

No pet shall feel lonely

Cedarhurst, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amela watched our dogs while we had to head out of town. They seemed very happy and tired (always a great sign!) when we came home. She responded quickly w... (more)"

12. Allison

Love to see each dog's personality!

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Allison is known to her peers and former employers as an extremely reliable and focused individual. I truly believe she is an asset to whomever she is workin... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
13. Olivia

I’ll run with your dog :)

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Olivia is nothing less than completely professional and friendly. As a producer, I often work weird hours but I can rest easy knowing my dog Drake is taken ... (more)"

14. Sammi

Unconditional love for your dogs!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sammi was great with Bo and Lilli and communicated throughout the day with me about their activities! She asked great questions about the specifics of their ... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
15. Shelby

Animal lover ready to help you!

Old Town Manchester, Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Shelby was absolutely wonderful! Our dog is nervous around new people and doesn't always do so well when we go away. She was patient and worked with his need... (more)"

Available this weekend
16. Sophia

I will love them like my own.

Westover, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

About: I will be more than happy to be flexible for your needs and wants. I am compassionate and understand that they are not just a pet but a family memb... (more)

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
17. Kelsey

4 yrs experience as vet assistant

Jahnke, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kelsey is an excellent caregiver for animals. She’s caring and dedicated. She takes her responsibilities very seriously. I’m confident she would be a great d... (more)"

18. Tyler

A good dog is a happy dog.

Woodland Heights, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

"The best I will recommend his services any time my baby’s was very happy a very professional person (more)"

19. Sara

Love going on walks by the river

Woodland Heights, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"As Sara's sister and roommate, I have seen the love Sara has for animals grow since she was young. She is a responsible, attentive, loving dog caregiver and ... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
20. Joy

I will put all my love and care in.

Northrop, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

"Joy is a responsible and caring individual. She has a love for all animals big and small. She is great at caring for animals and shows compassion and love fo... (more)"

Dog owners in Midlothian, Richmond, VA love booking house sitting with sitters on Rover.com. Over 663 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in Richmond, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5 stars. Booking house sitting can be super affordable, no matter where you live. Trust us, we think you'll be pleasantly surprised. Curious what it might cost to book house sitting with Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before reaching out and starting a conversation with a house sitter near you in Midlothian.

Rover offers the perfect alternative to dog kennels. The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your dog and your home, turn to Rover for your Midlothian, Richmond house sitting needs. On Rover, it's easy to find a loving dog sitter in Midlothian, Richmond, VA who'll give your dog one-on-one attention while you're away, and your dog can enjoy a sweet staycation, right at home. Search from hundreds of trusted Midlothian house sitters near you, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your dog. We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. Then, when you're ready, book and pay for your dog's stay all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You get free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and cute photo updates throughout the stay. It's the easiest way to find trustworthy house sitters in Midlothian, Richmond, VA for your dog: people who'll treat him like family.

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1) Browse Sitters

We make it easy to find affordable & reliable sitters near you.

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2) Contact Sitters

Chat about your dog and your specific needs. Even meet in person before booking if you really want to.

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3) Book & pay

Our platform makes it easy and secure. No cash necessary.

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4) Enjoy your trip

Drop off your dog without feeling guilty. Relax with regular photo updates from your sitter.