House Sitting in Shockoe Slip, Richmond, VA

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

1. Amber E. and Tori

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

24 repeat clients

"Amber was a LIFE SAVER! Our previously booked Rover canceled 24 hours before my husband and I were leaving for an international trip. She responded immediate... (more)"

2. Alli

At Your Bark & Call pet care!

The Fan, richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 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)"

3. Marlowe

Active PT student, dog FANATIC

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Marlowe watched my 3 year old boxer/pitbull mix and my 12 week old pitbull/lab mix while I went out of town for 4 nights and 5 days. My dogs were well taken ... (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. 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

5 repeat clients

"Sarah Jean loves animals. I have seen her showing her affection with multiple dogs. She would be a great asset to rover.com. She is always on time and very r... (more)"

6. Lauren

Master's student at VCU

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Lauren was very conscientious with my dog, cat, and house during my vacation. We had excellent and quick communications while I was away. And when I got hom... (more)"

7. Bree

Your pet's new BFF

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"The Best! I have a very old dog and I felt like I left him with a family member. Updates were great and my dog was well loved while I was away. Stayed at my ... (more)"

8. Nicole

keep your dog active and happy!

Shockoe Slip, Richmond, VA, 23219

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

1 repeat client

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)

9. Carly

always available for your pups!!

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Carly has always been a huge dog person and there isn't a dog out there that doesn't love her! She took care of my sheltie when I was away because I knew I c... (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. Tracy

Dog Mom Extraordinaire!

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

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

6 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)"

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13. Katharine

Responsible & Fun Dog Lover!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"As a fellow dog sitter through Rover, I am confident in Kay's ability to be a trustworthy and reliable dog walker and sitter. She is a true animal lover and ... (more)"

14. 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)"

15. Lien

VCU Student w lots of love for dogs

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Lien shows her love of animals with the care & attention towards our dog. I've recommended her to my friends and family as she's always been considerate of o... (more)"

16. 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)"

17. Andrina

Your dog's temporary best friend!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

1 repeat client

"As far back as I can remember Andrina has been blessed with this gentle spirit with animals. She has a loving, caring and dedicated heart to the little crea... (more)"

18. 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)"

19. Rachel

Girl with a passion for all animals

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Rachel was great! This is the first time I have ever used this service. I made contact with somewhat short notice. (Within 4 days of travel) She responded ... (more)"

20. Robbie

I'm a pretty cool pet pal

Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

About: I have past experience working in a kennel/doggy day care facility where I dealt with all different breeds, sizes, and temperaments of dogs. I had ... (more)

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When it comes to pet care and house sitting, pet owners in Shockoe Slip, Richmond, VA trust their pets with sitters on Rover.com. Over 663 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in Richmond, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. House sitting doesn't have to be expensive. In fact, it's probably a lot more affordable than you think. You'll quickly find that there's a house sitter on Rover for just about every price range and lifestyle. Wondering how much you might expect to pay for a house sitter and pet care on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you begin a conversation with a sitter who seems like a great match.

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 Slip, Richmond house sitting needs. On Rover, it's easy to find a loving dog sitter in Shockoe Slip, 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 Slip 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 Slip, 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 Slip, 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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