House Sitting in Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA

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

Available this weekend
1. Alli

At Your Bark & Call pet care!

The Fan, richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Alli was wonderful, easy to communicate with, was super forgiving when I showed up to our meet-and-greet late, and sent me several pictures of my pups! I won... (more)"

2. Marlowe

Active PT student, dog FANATIC

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Marlowe did an incredible job sitting for my babies and my house. She is conscientious, thorough, communicative, and responsible. She sent pictures throughou... (more)"

3. Amber E. and Tori

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

24 repeat clients

"It was an absolute pleasure to work with Amber! She is definitely a natural with animals. She sent daily updates and took incredible care our dogs and home w... (more)"

4. Adam

Dogs are the best part of me

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Adam did a great job taking care of Lexus. He made sure to keep her happy by taking her out for walks and playing with her. He sent regular photos as well. (more)"

5. Tracy

Dog Mom Extraordinaire!

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

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

6 repeat clients

"Tracy took excellent care of our senior puppy. She sent several updates and pics throughout every day. We are so thankful that she was available in the last ... (more)"

6. Virginia

Professional Snuggler

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

2 repeat clients

"My best Rover experience yet. Virginia did an amazing job with my pets. She was always quick to reply and pro-actively provided multiple pictures everyday of... (more)"

7. Bree

Your pet's new BFF

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I would give Bree 10 stars if it were possible! My dogs have never been this content after spending time with a sitter (and I've had some pretty great sitter... (more)"

8. Alyssa

Incredibly flexible, dog-obsessed!

Ginter Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Alyssa was awesome. Payton and her did really well together. She is timely with responses and asks questions when needed. She did a great job with my kid. (more)"

9. Carly

always available for your pups!!

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"My dog is not always friendly toward me, and never friendly towards a stranger. However, the very first time my friend Carly came to my house, Oreo the Havan... (more)"

10. Sammi

Unconditional love for your dogs!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Sammi is terrific with dogs! Not only does she give them the time and attention they need, she's also responsible and takes them on walks whenever they need ... (more)"

11. Abhi

Aspiring vet and dog petter

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Abhi is a perfect pet sitter. She loves all types of animals, she's very responsible and conscientious in that she takes notes and can stick to a schedule, a... (more)"

12. Lauren

Master's student at VCU

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Believe me when I say that you would need to search high and low to find a better pet/house sitter than Lauren. Both dog and house were perfect when we retur... (more)"

13. Kayla

Kayla's Dog Parlour

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

2 repeat clients

"Awesome experience with Kayla! Kept us informed during the entire time! Pepe didn't even know we were gone! Loved her so much, ee would book with her again i... (more)"

14. Cody

I've always been an animal lover!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

11 repeat clients

"Cody was wonderful with Bentley! He made sure to send me pictures and updates on how Bentley was doing everyday and when I came home, Bentley was happy, comf... (more)"

15. Anna

Adventure going or doggy shopping!

Byrd Park, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I've worked in the dog industry for almost ten years. I'm familiar with home care, light grooming. I'm a vet assistant p/t, interested in hiking, t... (more)

Available this weekend
16. Ali

Dog Walking is My Cardio

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Ali has such a special connection with animals. My dog Fitz absolutely loves her. I would 100% recommend her to take care of your little loved ones and trust... (more)"

17. Samantha

Flexible schedule and local

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Samantha did an amazing job watching my rescue over the weekend. She’s responsible and was so easy to work with throughout the entire process. She gave me pe... (more)"

Available this weekend
18. Andrew

Will run with your pooch any time!

Upper Shockoe Valley, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have been around dogs (and cats) my entire life and cared for them since I was old enough. I watched and cared for pets for 5 years in a college ... (more)

19. Imaan

The Dog Whisperer

Randolph, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Imaan has taken care of my dashound who normally hates people, but loves imaan. She helps when I do overnights at work or long days and emmy is always happy ... (more)"

Available this weekend
20. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

39 repeat clients

"Chandler has watched my dog Goose several times and he is one of the only people I trust to do so. He is incredibly attentive, reliable, responsive, and play... (more)"

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Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for house-sitting. 13 owners have reviewed sitters in Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, giving them an average rating of 4.6/5. Since 92% of pet owners live within a short drive of a sitter on Rover, it's easy to find the perfect house sitter near you. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating. Wondering how much you can expect to pay on Rover.com? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a house sitter. Exchange messages from your sitter's profile, ask to schedule a free in-person Meet & Greet, and book and pay on Rover. You'll receive adorable photo updates, premium insurance, and world-class support.

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 Shockoe Bottom, Richmond house sitting needs. On Rover, it's easy to find a loving dog sitter in Shockoe Bottom, 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 Shockoe Bottom 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 Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA for your dog: people who'll treat him like family.

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