House Sitting in Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA

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

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
1. Cody

I've always been an animal lover!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

14 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)"

2. Bree

Your pet's new BFF

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Bree was awesome!!!! My boys can be a handful sometimes but I felt very confident in her ability to care for them! They enjoyed her company and long walks!... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
3. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

64 repeat clients

"Our first time having Chandler house sit with our loveable mutt, Charlie was perfect. Chandler was great with him, took care of our house, and sent pics to l... (more)"

4. Kelley

The Mary Poppins of the Pet-Set!

The Diamond, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting

4 repeat clients

"Delighted to have her sit my dog! (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
5. Heather

I'll treat your dog like my own!

Scott's Addition, Richmond, VA, 23230

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Heather watched our dog Gary while we went to Charlottesville for a concert. Gary has some serious separation anxiety and she agreed to meet us before we le... (more)"

6. Alli

At your Bark & Call pet care!

The Fan, richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

36 repeat clients

"Alli is wonderful! She was so quick to respond to my request and was so easy to communicate with. She gave me updates and sent photos when she was feeding/wa... (more)"

7. Bailey

I love long walks.... with a dog

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23219

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

2 repeat clients

"To say that I am a nervous pet mom is a bit of an understatement. In my previous hometown, I had a luxury boarding facility to use when my friends could not ... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
8. Reagan

Local dog lover seeks new buddies!

Swansboro, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

"Reagan is absolutely wonderful. She's a reliable, intelligent, honest soul who has helped me out with my pup quite a bit. I know I can always count on her a... (more)"

9. Michelle

Flexibly available dog-lover

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Michelle has been an absolute godsend to me and my fur babies. She has taken great care of my 3 dogs and cat on several occasions and each time my husband an... (more)"

10. Lindsey

Looking for doggie cuddles

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Sheena and I love Lindsey. She’s always been someone we trust when it comes to watching my Sheen Queen. Honestly, Sheena will get so excited and ecstatic whe... (more)"

11. Elizabeth

Let me treat your dog like my own!

Upper Shockoe Valley, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"Elizabeth is a true dog lover! She provided care for our aging goldendoodle and was reliable, responsible and Lola loves her. I recommend Elizabeth 100%! (more)"

12. Lien

VCU Student w lots of love for dogs

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

4 repeat clients

"Lien is awesome! She has house-sat with my cat twice. The house always looks great when I come back - she's very respectful of the place and leaves everythin... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
13. Rachel

Home Full Time - Large Fenced Yard!

Randolph, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Rachel is a loving and responsible dog owner and enthusiast of all things K-9! She has a deep seated love of animals and puts their needs at the top of her p... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
14. Kelsey

I've never met a dog I didn't love!

Upper Shockoe Valley, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"Anytime I go out of town, I call Kelsey! She is so sweet and the dogs LOVE her. I have three dogs, two large/medium and one small. One requires very specific... (more)"

15. Morgan

Dog Loving College Student

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Morgan was fantastic with our 3 big dogs and 4 cats. She was always prompt and loving with our pets. I wish she still lived nearby. I would highly recommend ... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
16. Sarah Jean

The Wonderful Wizard of Paws! :)

Church Hill North, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

9 repeat clients

"Sarah Jean is the best sitter we have ever experienced. She is gentle, thorough, kind and thoughtful in all aspects of her work. From the attentive care to o... (more)"

17. Amanda

Your pet will be treated as family!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Our dog has separation anxiety and had a melt down moments before Amanda arrived. She took it in her stride and we came home to a happy sleepy dog. Would rec... (more)"

18. Harley

long walks, hikes, & adventures!

Richmond, VA, 23224

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

"She will love your dog as if it were her own. She’s the sweetest, most trustworthy person I have ever met. I have four dogs and would feel 100% comfortable l... (more)"

19. Nicholas

Friendly, energetic dog-sitter

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting

"Nick was a great dog sitter for my Shih Tzu! My dog-Hiccup- is extremely nervous and gets anxious is new environments. Nick was one of the few people who und... (more)"

20. Taylor

Dog lover and walk lover

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Throughout my life I have loved pets and have make them a passion of mine. One of my favorite jobs was a bather at a pet store and I got to be with... (more)

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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