House Sitting in Midlothian, Richmond, VA

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

1. Alyssa

Compassionate and Outgoing

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alyssa watched my two dogs during the daily throughout the week for a long while. My doodle was getting older and needed someone to stay with her while I was... (more)"

2. Kim

Home is where the dog is!!!!

Powhite Park, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

11 repeat clients

"What a treat having Kim stay with our nervous shelter dog, Herb. She is super responsive, sends plenty of updates and pictures and Herb is always happy and r... (more)"

3. Logan

Frogs n' Dogs

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Logan did a fantastic job watching Finley while I was out of town. Finley is very attached to me, and when I'm gone, is most comfortable staying in my apartm... (more)"

4. Shannon

Animal lover with Vet experience

Carillon, Richmond, VA, 23221

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

4 repeat clients

"Shannon was great! I had to go out of town with short notice for the weekend. Even though Shannon had another overnight client, she was able to accommodate o... (more)"

5. Meghan

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

Richmond, VA, 23226

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

9 repeat clients

"Meghan was amazing!! She loved our dog like it was her own and send us lots of updates and pictures! Definitely recommend her and would definitely book her a... (more)"

6. Nylah

Caring for animals is my passion.

North Chesterfield, VA, 23234

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Growing up, I've never been without a dog (or any animal for that matter). My care for animals is immense and for as long as I can remember, I've... (more)

7. Casey

Animal lover who works around you!!

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Casey is great with pets and super reliable! He has a dog of his own and is so caring towards her--always playing with her, taking her on walks, and making s... (more)"

8. Chris

Dog Walker Extraordinaire

Maymont, Richmond , VA, 23220

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

10 repeat clients

"We cannot say enough good things about Chris! This was our first time booking a dog sitter and it could not have gone any better! Chris and Dublin hit it off... (more)"

9. Melynda

High energy & passionate pet lover!

Broad Rock, Richmond, VA, 23224

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

"Melynda is wonderful with dogs of all shapes and sizes! She's infinitely playful and upbeat (and also knows how to enforce boundaries), and any dog spending ... (more)"

10. Maryn

stress free staycation for your pet

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

22 repeat clients

"Maryn was wonderful with our pup, Bentley! She made sure to send a lot of pictures to let us know how he was doing while we were away, and when we came home ... (more)"

11. Chelsea

Law student and lover of dogs!

Mary Munford, Richmond , VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Chelsea was the savior, best decision I made having her take care of my Beast. Chelsea communicated throughout and went above and beyond in every way to acco... (more)"

12. Katie

"Dog person" is an understatement

The Fan, Richmond , VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Katie was great with our animals. Will use her again (more)"

13. Rebecca

Experienced, passionate caretaker

Westlake Hills, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Jack is my baby and I hate to leave him. My old dog sitter quit her business so I needed someone new. I decided to try Rebecca. From the moment I met her I f... (more)"

14. Amanda

I've Been With Dogs My Whole Life

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: There was never been a time in my life when I or my family haven't had at least one dog, and most of the time, we have had quite a few. Starting ar... (more)

15. Emily

Feline & all animals friendly!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: Full time college student with flexible schedule! Have had a diverse range of loving animals in my life from labs to a sphynx cat to reptiles and b... (more)

16. Allison

Need a reliable caring pet sitter?

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

1 repeat client

"I have had Allison pet sit my pomeranian Andy in the past. She is very reliable and knows a lot about animals. Andy is a senior who needs to take medication ... (more)"

17. Liz

Dog snuggler extraordinaire

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Lizz and I have dog sat for each other a few times; her dog likes other dogs and will happily play for quite a while. Lizz is very attentive to her dog and ... (more)"

18. Riss

Riss' Pet Services

Maymont, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Riss is the best dogsitter I've ever had the pleasure of knowing. My two pitbulls and one chihuahua absolutely love her. It's like they know when she's comin... (more)"

19. Savanna

MUST LOVE DOGS

North chesterfield , VA, 23235

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Savanna is great with animals. We've known each other for a long time and she always had a huge soft spot for animals. I have three dogs and they all love he... (more)"

20. Michael

Guy who enjoys fun more than Fido!

North Chesterfield, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michael's calm, gentle, patient demeanor has always made him fast friends with animals. My family has relied on him to take care of our dogs many times over ... (more)"

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