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House Sitting in Shockoe Slip, Richmond, VA

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1. Cat Verified Background CheckRover 101

Get Cat to take care of your dog!

Southern Barton Heights, Richmond, VA, 23222

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

"Cat did a great job house sitting my 8 month old puppy! She kept the place clean and I could tell my pup had frequent play time and plenty of walks (more)"

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2. Kelly Verified Background Check

🐶🐾🦴

Scott's Addition, Richmond, VA, 23230

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Kelly is amazing! She stayed at my place with my senior dog for two nights. She was very open with communication and shared pictures multiple times a day. M… (more)"

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3. Sydney Verified Background Check

Let me spoil your pets!

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sydney was great! She was easy to communicate with and sent updates of the dogs while we were gone. I would absolutely recommend her and would rebook with her … (more)"

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4. Jillian Verified Background Check

Lifelong Animal Lover

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23230

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Dogs were worn out to the max! It was great getting updates and a worry free approach to our vacation knowing our fur children were well cared for. Will defini… (more)"

5. Courtney Verified Background CheckRover 101

I love all the animals!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Came home to happy pets yesterday! Received picture updates which were nice. Also Courtney wasn't phased by my complicated pets... cat has cancer and is on 3 d… (more)"

6. Simmy Verified Background Check

River walks with canine companions

Forest Hill Terrace, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

About: Great experiences for all furriends! I enjoy meeting pet families and helping owners feel good about their pets while they are away. I love my family… (more)

7. Julia Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Student who needs her dog fix

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Julia was caring and loving with Sage. She followed my directions and left the house key as I asked. Sage sat with her on the sofa and that only happens with … (more)"

8. Meaghan Verified Background Check

Extra love for your for your pets

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Meghan was great! Our pup doesn’t like many new people but she LOVED Meghan from the moment they met. She gave her the time and the love and cuddles she is use… (more)"

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9. Isabella Verified Background Check

I love all animals!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"She did an awesome job watching my cat (who has separation anxiety), I can home and knew my cat was well taken care of!! (more)"

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10. Alex Verified Background Check

Friendly Fun for your Furry Friend!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alex did a great job taking care of our pugs. She sent photos and kept us up to date on how they were doing. She was very prompt in responding to my texts. She… (more)"

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11. Katie Verified Background Check

Excellent with all doggies & breads

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Katie is awesome! She walked my golden throughout the summer and was always so thoughtful and caring. She never showed up late and usually came with a tennis b… (more)"

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12. Kara Verified Background Check

Local EMT & dog lover available!!

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23219

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kara was great and my dogs really loved her! She was very responsive and sent photos so I knew my pups were happy. She was able to administer medicine to a ver… (more)"

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13. Eleanor Verified Enhanced Background Check

All pets deserve love!

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

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

"Eleanor was incredibly kind to my three pets - two dogs and a ornery, special needs cat. She was also very good at communicating and collaborating with me to h… (more)"

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14. Jamie Verified Background Check

Excited to Meet Your Pups!

Richmond, VA, 23231

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jamie was great with my Doberman, Kali, while we were away for the weekend. She was very communicative and sent pictures daily. Thanks again! (more)"

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15. Christine Verified Background Check

DECADE of Experience Pet Sitting

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hello! I have 10+ years of combined experience pet sitting, dog walking, volunteering at animal shelters, and taking care of my own (rodent and aquat… (more)

16. Jordan Verified Background Check

Hello Paw Lovers ❤️

Blackwell, Richmond, VA, 23224

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

"Jordan is fantastic! She regularly sits my Yorkie/Chihuahua, Maltese, and two cats with no problem. She’s bonded with them and has even trained one of the more… (more)"

17. julie Verified Background Check

Giving happiness & care to your pet

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Julie is a natural one for job. She is one of the most reliable, trustworthy, kind, caring and compassionate persons I know. Our dog is always happy when Julie… (more)"

18. Dwight Verified Enhanced Background Check

I let the DOGS Out...and in again.

Brauers, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

About: I absolutely love dogs. I grew up in a household that always had multiple dogs. I spent hours and hours playing with and loving them. I also voluntee… (more)

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19. Shannon Verified Background CheckRover 101

Quality care for your quality dog!

Old Town Manchester, Richmond, VA, 23224

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

"Shannon is great. We have used her multiple times now to house/dog sit for us and every time it’s been perfect. She spends lots of time with our pups and takes… (more)"

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20. Connor Verified Background Check

Experienced & Affordable!

Shockoe Slip, Richmond, VA, 23219

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

"LEFT ALIAH WITH CONNER FOR AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF TIME & EVEN THOUGH HE WAS NEW TO ALIAH SHE SEEMED AT EASE WITH HIM ON THEIR MEET & GREET & SHE WASN'T THE L… (more)"

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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Book a Stay, Donate to a Cause

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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