House Sitting in Shockoe Slip, Richmond, VA

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1. Cody

I've always been an animal lover!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

17 repeat clients

"Cody was awesome and I will definitely call on him again! He took very good care of my two dogs and house while I was away for a weekend. He stayed in touch... (more)"

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2. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

66 repeat clients

"Really liked meeting Chandler and then having him stay at our house with our pets. He was easy to communicate with, flexible, and I trusted his experience. O... (more)"

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3. Bree

Your pet's new BFF

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"We cannot recommend Bree enough! She is so sweet and responsible and took such wonderful take of our two old guys. She comes prepared when you meet her, taki... (more)"

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4. Amelia

No pet shall feel lonely

Cedarhurst, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Amela watched our dogs while we had to head out of town. They seemed very happy and tired (always a great sign!) when we came home. She responded quickly w... (more)"

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5. Kelley

The Mary Poppins of the Pet-Set!

The Diamond, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"Kelley was great with my critters - two dogs & one terrible cat. I think she might have even made friends with the cat, which is a near-impossible task. I wi... (more)"

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6. Kim

Will run the extra mile w/ your dog

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"On time, very responsive, and very respectful. Will be contacting Kim again in the future for her services. (more)"

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7. Allison

Love to see each dog's personality!

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Allison is known to her peers and former employers as an extremely reliable and focused individual. I truly believe she is an asset to whomever she is workin... (more)"

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8. Felicia

Groomer and Trainer= loving pup pro

Edgewood, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Felicia did a great job taking care of our two dogs and two cats! She sent lots of photos and updates which, being a crazy pet mom, I totally appreciated. Ev... (more)"

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9. 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

3 repeat clients

"Bailey did an amazing job! I'm one of those nervous dog mom's who moved to a new city and didn't know anyone. I first tried dog boarding but my dog never ate... (more)"

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10. Kelsey

Let me love your pup like my own!!

Upper Shockoe Valley, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

1 repeat client

"I just moved to Richmond maybe three weeks when I landed in the hospital needing surgery. I contacted Kelsey and told her my situation. I was more worried th... (more)"

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11. Amber Edmondson

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

48 repeat clients

"Amber did a wonderful job with our furry friends. She is very professional as well as loving and caring. She is great to communicate with, and I never worrie... (more)"

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12. Tyler

A good dog is a happy dog.

Woodland Heights, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

"Tyler is excellent and very dog savvy- he knew exactly how to interact with my very nervous/shy puppy who then warmed up to him pretty quickly and he's great... (more)"

13. Jonathan

Motivated, caring, animal sitter

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Jonathan was amazing! This was my first time using Rover and he made it a breeze. He took pictures of my pets and gave me daily updates so I knew how they we... (more)"

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14. Amanda

Your pet will be treated as family!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 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)"

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15. Evie

Loyal and loving qualified pet care

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Evie has a giant heart and loves animals. She especially loves dogs. She rehabilitated a dog from the Humane Society after it was retured there 3 times, and ... (more)"

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16. Brielle

Part-time sitter+ pup cuddler

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Brielle did a fantastic job house sitting and taking care of our chinchillas and dog Coco who needed a lot of extra care and attention. I highly recommend Br... (more)"

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17. Allison

I love all animals!

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23284

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Alison is the best. She looked after our dogs for the week of xmas. The dogs were well cared for and the house was left perfect. The dogs just loved her. ... (more)"

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18. Alli

At your Bark & Call pet care!

The Fan, richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

39 repeat clients

"This was our first time ever leaving our pups with anyone other than family! Alli was amazing! She checked in with us regularly and shared pictures of our ... (more)"

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19. Glencora

Excited to meet your best friend!

Chimborazo, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Glencora takes wonderful care of my dog. I trust her completely! I always know that my dog is getting good care and exercise when she is dog walking/pet sitt... (more)"

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20. Olivia

home frequently, long walks & parks

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

About: We have two German Shepard’s that love playing with other dogs. I love to take dog park trips and take lots of walks around downtown Richmond as we... (more)

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