House Sitting in Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA

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1. Tracy

Dog Mom Extraordinaire!

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

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

4 repeat clients

"Tracey is awesome! Took very good care of my senior baby. i could tell immediately when I walked through the door that Bandit had a wonderful time. (more)"

2. Amber E. and Tori

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 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)"

3. Lauren

Master's student at VCU

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 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)"

4. Jessica

luxurious doggie love!

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"She was great and Payton was a happy boy when I got back. Will definitely use her in the future when she's available and recommend her. (more)"

5. Lauren

Vegetarian animal lover!! EXERCISE!

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

About: I love all dogs. I'm the girl who pets every dog she sees! I am a vegetarian animal lover who has always owned a dog. I spend my free time voluntee... (more)

Available this weekend
6. Alli

At Your Bark & Call pet care!

The Fan, richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alli is such a wonderful caretaker to my puppy, Murphy. When in her care, she took him on runs at the beach, did training sessions with him (sit, down, shake... (more)"

7. Samantha

Energetic, fun, creative, lover

The Fan, richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Samantha is a very down to earth, creative and unique person. Her motivation to stay active and organized comes in great hand when caring for the pups of loc... (more)"

8. Danielle

Fenced in back yard and avid runner

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23219

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

About: I love to run and hike and would love a doggie companion. I want a dog of my own but will be relocating abroad in a few years and could not take o... (more)

9. Amber

Amber's Menagerie

Virginia Union, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"I can't say enough good things about Amber...she was an awesome sitter. I have a mobility challenged lab who requires a lot of patience..AND he can be stubb... (more)"

10. Michael

Let me help you love them!

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Maggie and Liesl are usually yappy for the first 20-30 minutes when they meet someone new, but they warmed right up to Michael. It was obvious from the begi... (more)"

11. Kayla

Kayla's Dog Parlour

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

1 repeat client

"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)"

12. Adam

Dogs are the best part of me

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

13. Alisha

Flexible schedule, love dogs

Northern Barton Heights, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alisha did a great house sitting for us for eight days! She kept the dog happy and the house clean. She also watered the plants and kept my garden alive duri... (more)"

14. Jennifer

I'll run with your dogs

The Fan, RICHMOND, VA, 23220

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

"Jen has a heart of gold and it holds true when it comes to fur babies. I have a boxer who developed a fear of people after we moved and Jen is always so kind... (more)"

15. Nathaniel

I walk myself. Why not your dog?

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nathaniel did a great job with our two girls. He was communicative, sent pictures and was respectful of our home. Would book again. (more)"

16. Virginia

Professional Snuggler

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"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)"

17. Chelsea

Making "fetch" happen

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hello! I have two family dogs, and three cats of my own, all rescues! Adopting my furbabies is what led me to discover my passion for animal welfar... (more)

18. Melynda

High energy & passionate pet lover!

Broad Rock, Richmond, VA, 23224

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

1 repeat client

"Melynda is wonderful with dogs of all shapes and sizes! She's infinitely playful and upbeat (and also knows how to enforce boundaries), and any dog spending ... (more)"

19. Nicole

keep your dog active and happy!

Shockoe Slip, Richmond, VA, 23219

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

About: I'm new to the area of Richmond, and I home full time. I do volunteer work at the Richmond Animal League weekly with their dog crew. I love all dog... (more)

20. Jennifer

Dog sitter/walker available now!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jennifer's family has done dog rescue forever. She has been instrumental in assisting with their care whether it's wound care, eye drops, or dealing with a b... (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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