Pet Sitting & Drop In Visits in Rio, 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 President's Day Availability
1. Avantae

Big dogs and Pitties Welcome! <3

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

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

5 repeat clients

"Avantae was wonderful with our high energy puppy! You can tell she really cares about her clients needs. She put our mind at ease while we were away and upda... (more)"

2. Frankie

Dogs are my favorite children.

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Frankie is a good communicator and she kept our dog happy and safe while we were away. We will definitely ask for her help again. (more)"

Available this weekend
3. Allison

PAWSitivly excited about dogs!

Charlotteville, VA, 22901

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

10 repeat clients

About: I am very passionate about animals! I volunteer at CSPCA where I walk dogs every weekend. I am a young person who has a lot of energy and would be ... (more)

4. Brittany

Active dog lover with open schedule

Main-Starr Hill, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brittany is everything one would want in a caretaker! She is a sweetheart who genuinely loves dogs—her calming, warm personality really meshes well with dogs... (more)"

5. Brooke

Law Student - Flexible Hours

Brsc, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"It’s always a little worrisome to use a sitter for the first time, and we were going out of town as well. Brooke was so great with the dogs and calming for m... (more)"

6. Neelie

I can throw a ball for hours

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Neelie is incredibly patient and caring with dogs. She is also the most reliable person I know. If you ask her to do something, you can trust that she will d... (more)"

7. Liz

Fenced Yard Close to UVA & Downtown

Fifeville, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Liz made the start of 2018 great for us and our dog! Thanks for all the love and attention you gave him! (more)"

8. Emilie

Dog Lover Since The Start

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emilies love for animals is unmatched by anyone else I've ever met. She has watched our family dog on numerous occasions. Leo is always excited to see her an... (more)"

9. Lindsey

Reliable help when times get ruff!

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Lindsey has been wonderful! She has dropped in to let Bandit out several times this week while I've been at work and has given me updates with every visit. H... (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
10. Jacqueline

Farm-raised animal lover

Charlottesville High, Charlottesville, VA, 22901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"She was available for a quick check-in for playtime and dinner and was very attentive to the pups needs and preferences. Super positive experience! (more)"

Available this weekend
11. Carly

Full time student and animal lover

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22904

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I 100% recommend Carly to care for your four legged friend! I have a puppy- weighing in at a grand 7 pounds- that would rather be glued to my hip but I have ... (more)"

12. Ana

the answer to life is always dogs

Woolen Mills, Charlottesville, VA, 22902

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Ana is a warm and caring doggie sitter. She took very good care of my two dachshunds, and I appreciate her responsiveness and great attitude. I would highly ... (more)"

13. Kali

I Love all dogs

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kali helped take care of my cat, Morris. She was super dependable and conscientious and loves animals and they love her! She receives my highest recommendation (more)"

Available this weekend
14. Zachary

Ill run with your dog!!

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Zach is a caring and loving dog dad to a crazy yellow lab! I’ve left my fur child in his care multiple times and I never worried because I knew that he would... (more)"

15. Melissa

Dog lover with no pets of her own

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I've had Melissa dog sit numerous times for my 11yr old lab. Olive is always super excited to see her, trying to jump on her with her tail wagging 100mph, li... (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
16. Sonia

Highly Experienced Dog Mom

Martha Jefferson, Charlottesville, VA, 22902

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sonia is an amazing dog lover! Your dog would be lucky to get to spend time with her! She is gentle, kind, and responsible. She is also an experienced dog tr... (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
17. Kara

Leave those paws in good hands

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Kara has dog sat for two of our dogs - an older dog with some medical issues and more recently our puppy. Our dogs are like our children, and I completely tr... (more)"

18. Kelly

Reliable, local, and experienced!

North Downtown, Charlottesville, VA, 22902

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

21 repeat clients

"Kelly was a fantastic dog-sitter for Charlie while we were away for New Year's. She stopped by a number of times a day and provided text/photo updates after... (more)"

19. Morgan

PASSIONATE dog lover.

The Meadows, Charlottesville, VA, 22901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Morgan has taken care of our dogs for a long time. She LOVES our dogs and gives them lots of snuggles! She has been so good to our dogs and has been more t... (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
20. Ashleigh

Run, snuggle, & play w/ your pup!

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

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

About: I am a dog lover through and through! Meeting, playing with, and caring for pups of all ages and walks of life is always such a joy for me. I am co... (more)


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