House Sitting in Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA

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1. Tracy

Dog Mom Extraordinaire!

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

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

2 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)"

2. Brian

Love dogs & happy to help w/ yours!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"Brian is an awesome pet caregiver. He has taken care of my yellow lab mine numerous times in the past, and she was always treated with love and care. I would... (more)"

3. Meredith

Small dog owner, all dog lover <3

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have had dogs my whole life and helped raise a lot of pups in the family. I am great with young dogs and older dogs. My 12 year old yorkie has ... (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. Logan

Frogs n' Dogs

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 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)"

6. Cody

I've always been an animal lover!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 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)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
7. Chris

Dog Walker Extraordinaire

Maymont, Richmond , VA, 23220

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

9 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)"

8. Katie

"Dog person" is an understatement

The Fan, Richmond , VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Katie was amazing! We were so comfortable having her stay with our boys (Otis and Peanut.) She sent us photos and kept us updated on their outings. This was ... (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

"I don't know how she managed to do it! 4 pups all at once, but so thankful for her services! She was always kind and let us know how they were both doing, an... (more)"

10. Maryn

stress free staycation for your pet

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Dog Walking

22 repeat clients

"Meryn did a wonderful job taking care of our sweet girl. She was excellent at handling multiple medication needs and sent pictures every day. We felt our Bos... (more)"

11. 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)

12. Amber

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"This was my first time leaving my dog at home as opposed to kennel drop of. Dixie seems to be 'hungover' and hoarse after short- or long-term kennel stays. K... (more)"

13. Taylor

Dogs Evoke Joy in my Soul

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Taylor was great to Payton and took care of my house. She's awesome and I appreciate her doing so well with my dog and place. (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. Laura

A dog is my spirit animal

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

3 repeat clients

"Laura was really wonderful. I feel as if she really worked to connect with Tulip. Tulip seemed healthy and happy after the visit, and my house was immacula... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
16. Ariel

AFFORDABLE DREAM Pet Care-Taker

The Fan, Richmond , VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Ariel was grear. She stayed at our house and took care of our 2 big dogs for a week. They got lots of walks and cuddles. She sent pictures and videos every d... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
17. Sarah jean

Happy to be the "crazy dog lady"!

Church Hill North, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"When I think of Sarah Jean it's impossible to not also think of her compassion and affection for animals. The dedication and love she has for her own dog is ... (more)"

18. Star

Responsible art student loves dogs!

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"I know Star because she used to work in a retail store near my home. I would frequently walk my dog to this store, and she would always come up and greet me ... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
19. Bambi

LovingCaretaker 4 your FurryFamily

Old Town Manchester, Richmond, VA, 23224

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

1 repeat client

"Came home to a happy puppy, thanks Bambi (more)"

20. Sarah

Army wife with flexible schedule.

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

1 repeat client

"Penny seemed very happy after her visit with Sarah, who was very nice, responsible, and accommodating. (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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Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in Shockoe Bottom, Richmond donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Richmond.

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