Pet Sitting & Drop In Visits in Sheppards, VA

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

Tip: Contact sitters now to confirm availability.
1. Abigail

Dog Adventures!!

Buckingham, VA, 23921

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

"Abigail is very attentive and punctual !! Its comforting knowing that Daisy is being taking care of daily. (more)"

2. Cathy

Your pet's comfort is my priority!

Amherst, VA, 24521

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

"Cathy is detailed, caring, thorough and dependable! She was super with my birds, and cared about every little detail of taking care of them. I will definite... (more)"

3. Alexis

Lover of dogs and ready to help!

Cumberland, VA, 23040

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

"Alexis, or Lexi as I call her, is likely the most passionate person I know towards animals - especially dogs. She would be a perfect caregiver not only becau... (more)"

4. Nicole

Retired Granny can spoil your pup

Amelia Courthouse, VA, 23002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Besides being a dog owner my whole life I have worked in shelters and have volunteered and ran pet rescues. I still devote time to walk shelter dog... (more)

5. Ellen

Enthusiastic Dog Lover!

Buckingham, VA, 23921

Drop-In Visits

"She is very pleasant and courteous !! Daisy loves her and has a blast when Ellen comes over !! On time every time (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
6. Michael

Let me help you love them!

Sandy Hook, VA, 23153

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michael was great with our dog....she was licking his face within minutes of his arrival to meet her and that is unusual. We had warned Michael that she migh... (more)"

7. Jen

Grad student seeking pet therapy!

Fry Springs, Charlottesville, VA, 22903

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I am a 25 year old grad student at UVA getting my M.Ed in School Counseling. I'm originally from NJ and did my undergrad at the University of Richm... (more)

8. Sarah

Dog Caretaker Extraordinaire

Prospect, VA, 23960

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah is one of the most responsible people I know, and she also happens to love dogs. Not only does she have two happy dogs of her own, she's also cared for... (more)"

9. Jenn

DOG IS MY COPILOT!

Lynchburg, VA, 24504

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jenn is experienced, intuitive and exceptional with animals. She is nurturing and commanding, providing affection and clear boundaries. Jenn is mature, trus... (more)"

10. Zach

I love play time with dogs !

Farmville, VA, 23901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I highly recommend Zach Sergi as a dog sitter for Rover.com. First of all Zachary has grown up with always at least 2 dogs or puppies in the house. He has ... (more)"

11. Rebecca

Home full-time! Animal Lover!!

Amelia, VA, 23002

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

About: I am a stay-at-home mom of 3. I love animals of all kinds! My children are all in school and I have too much time on my hands not to do something I... (more)

12. Tara

I'll love your pup like my own!

Farmville, VA, 22903

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: My puppies have had my heart since I was born. I've grown up with dogs and have the biggest soft spot for them. From the fun puppy stages to the di... (more)

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
13. Danielle

I have 6 kids - all with 4 legs!

Farmville, VA, 23901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Ever since I was a little kid I knew I wanted to work with animals! I thought that was to become a vet but I think I have determined it's to help ... (more)

14. Diane

Hire Me! :)

Goochland , VA, 23063

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"I have asked Diane to come in and care for my four cats while I was away on vacation. She visited them every night as I asked and fed them and gave them thei... (more)"

15. Jennifer

I'll run with your dog! Large yard

Lynchburg, VA, 24502

Drop-In Visits

About: My name is Jennifer and I live with my wonderful fiancee, Erika. Erika is home most of the day and we have a large yard! We have been caring for ... (more)

16. Shealer

dog trainer, treat them like babies

Apomattox, VA, 24522

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"I've known Amber for a long time and she has loved Ashton with all of her heart. He is such a sweet dog and that's because he's been loved. She takes care of... (more)"

17. Erin

Treating your animals as my own

Nathalie, VA, 24577

Drop-In Visits

About: Willing to travel or host animals in my home. I have 2 dogs a boxer pit mix (8 years old) and a beagle mix (7 years old). I foster for local humane... (more)


As pet lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your pet when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Sheppards pet sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted pet sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a pet sitter in Sheppards, VA who meets your — and your pet's — needs. We manually review and approve every profile on our site, and we offer tools to help you make the right decision for your pet — including background checks, sitter testimonials, community reviews. We also offer educational opportunities and extra safety tools, such as the Protection Package. And we always recommend an in-person Meet & Greet so you can see that your sitter is the perfect fit for your dog. Rover is proud to be the nation's largest network of pet sitters and dog walkers.

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4) Enjoy your trip

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