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.

1. Brittany

Active dog lover with open schedule

Main-Starr Hill, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Brittany was great with my three month old lab! She was very reliable on timing and made sure to do a variety of activities with my puppy while she visited w... (more)"

2. Kara

Leave those paws in good hands

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Kara was great. She took good care of my dogs and gave them lots of attention. I would definitely recommend her. (more)"

3. Chris

Garunteed fun with your Dog or Cat!

Belmont, Charlottesville, VA, 22902

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Don't miss the opportunity to have Chris care for your dog! He is a natural with animals, is very caring and observant, will enjoy exercising and playing wit... (more)"

4. Kathleen

I'll run with your dog

Lewis Mountain, Charlottesville, VA, 22901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Katie has always been great with animals and is very dependable as well. She loves taking care of dogs and is very playful and loving with them. She is very ... (more)"

5. Julianna

I'll care for your dog like my own!

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Julie really loves dogs. She always had dogs growing up and was great about taking them for long walks and teaching them new tricks. She has taken care of ma... (more)"

6. Brooke

Law Student - Flexible Hours

Brsc, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

16 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)"

7. 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)"

8. Jessica

Happy to exercise with your pup!

Jefferson Park, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

1 repeat client

"Jessica is amazing. She is very reliable and caring. She has watched my fur babies numerous times and I never worry, she loves them as if they are her own. (more)"

9. Sarah

I'll run with your dog!

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

2 repeat clients

"Sarah is great with dogs! I have known Sarah for over 16 years and have seen her love for animals grow. She is one of the primary caregivers for her dog Co... (more)"

10. Avantae

Big dogs and Pitties Welcome! <3

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

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

6 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)"

11. Shruthi

law student, very flexible schedule

Brsc, Charlottesvile, VA, 22903

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Shruthi was absolutely fantastic. My dog got sick over the weekend, and she was quick to take on the extra challenge. She was extremely professional, prompt ... (more)"

12. Matthew

Kind-hearted graduate student

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

6 repeat clients

"Matthew is a rare find indeed! Talk about going above and beyond! One of my two labradors ended up with a stomach bug so Matthew was stuck dealing with all t... (more)"

13. Janie

Will treat your dog like my own!

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

"Janie would be a phenomenal sitter for your dog. As one of her close friends, I can say with good authority that she will take care of your dog as if it were... (more)"

14. Ashley

Dogs are the best part about life

Earlysville, VA, 22936

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have known Ashley for about 5 years now. What first made me fond of her was her love for animals. She has a natural way of relating to pets and loving them... (more)"

15. LE

Will Give Your Dog 5-Star Love!

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

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

"Ellie is one of the most dog-loving people I know. I have seen her with her own dog and others and can truly say she loves animals so deeply and passionatel... (more)"

16. Simone

Home Full-time fun!

Venable, Charlottesville, VA, 24541

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

1 repeat client
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About: I am currently the owner of a 2 year old Jack Russell mix who loves other pets. I am an experienced walker, reliable, timely, and have flexible ava... (more)

17. Rachel

Experienced, energetic dog sitter

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachel dog sat for us for several years and she is responsible, caring and great with dogs! She stayed in our home when we went on vacation and was neat and... (more)"

18. Julia

Pet Sitter in Forest lakes

Charlottesville , VA, 22911

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

25 repeat clients

"Julie is the best pet/house sitter we have ever found -- we likely will plan our next trip around her availability. We left her a full slate of instructions... (more)"

19. Courtney

Love and Treat like family

Charlottesville, VA, 22901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Courtney is someone who I would describe to be an animal-lover, but she is especially great with dogs. She grew up in a house where she was the main caretake... (more)"

20. 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)"


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