House Sitting in Shockoe Slip, Richmond, VA

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1. Ilia

Dog loving fitness enthusiast

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ilia has always been a loving and responsible dog caregiver. He has always made sure that his pets are loved, and treated at the highest standard. Ilia has c... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
2. Diana

Loving Pet Sitter

Malvern Gardens, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

About: My name is Diana and I am, of course, a pet lover! I have one dog and one cat of my own :) My cat, Oliver, lives at my parents home (I didn't want ... (more)

3. Shannon

Animal lover with Vet experience

Carillon, Richmond, VA, 23221

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

4 repeat clients

"Shannon was great! I had to go out of town with short notice for the weekend. Even though Shannon had another overnight client, she was able to accommodate o... (more)"

4. Brian

Love dogs & happy to help w/ yours!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"Brian was kind enough to (on short notice, I might add!) watch our beloved, special needs Beagle mix, George, while the girlfriend and I were in town for the... (more)"

5. Logan

Frogs n' Dogs

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Logan was amazing! She stayed at our house and took great care of our dog Bella. She sent many pictures and kept us updated on how Bella was doing. She was f... (more)"

6. Meredith

Small dog owner, all dog lover <3

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have had dogs my whole life and helped raise a lot of pups in the family. I am great with young dogs and older dogs. My 12 year old yorkie has ... (more)

7. Tracy

Dog Mom Extraordinaire!

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

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

2 repeat clients

"Tracy took excellent care of our senior puppy. She sent several updates and pics throughout every day. We are so thankful that she was available in the last ... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
8. Chris

Dog Walker Extraordinaire

Maymont, Richmond , VA, 23220

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

10 repeat clients

"We cannot say enough good things about Chris! This was our first time booking a dog sitter and it could not have gone any better! Chris and Dublin hit it off... (more)"

9. Katie

"Dog person" is an understatement

The Fan, Richmond , VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Katie was amazing! We were so comfortable having her stay with our boys (Otis and Peanut.) She sent us photos and kept us updated on their outings. This was ... (more)"

10. Melynda

High energy & passionate pet lover!

Broad Rock, Richmond, VA, 23224

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

"I don't know how she managed to do it! 4 pups all at once, but so thankful for her services! She was always kind and let us know how they were both doing, an... (more)"

11. Christine

aspiring professional dog cuddler

Bellevue, Richmond, VA, 23227

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Christine was everything I wanted for my peace of mind. She did everything I asked, e.g. water house plants, leave keys where I asked, made Penny happy, pos... (more)"

12. Emily

Feline & all animals friendly!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: Full time college student with flexible schedule! Have had a diverse range of loving animals in my life from labs to a sphynx cat to reptiles and b... (more)

13. Amanda

I've Been With Dogs My Whole Life

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: There was never been a time in my life when I or my family haven't had at least one dog, and most of the time, we have had quite a few. Starting ar... (more)

14. Taylor

Dogs Evoke Joy in my Soul

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Taylor was great to Payton and took care of my house. She's awesome and I appreciate her doing so well with my dog and place. (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
15. Ariel

AFFORDABLE DREAM Pet Care-Taker

The Fan, Richmond , VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Ariel was grear. She stayed at our house and took care of our 2 big dogs for a week. They got lots of walks and cuddles. She sent pictures and videos every d... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
16. Sarah jean

Happy to be the "crazy dog lady"!

Church Hill North, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"Dogs find that Sarah Jean is a kindred spirit, loving and yet able to encourage them to be on their best behavior with humans and other fur buddies. She ha... (more)"

17. Laura

A dog is my spirit animal

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

3 repeat clients

"Laura was really wonderful. I feel as if she really worked to connect with Tulip. Tulip seemed healthy and happy after the visit, and my house was immacula... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
18. Bambi

LovingCaretaker 4 your FurryFamily

Old Town Manchester, Richmond, VA, 23224

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

1 repeat client

"Came home to a happy puppy, thanks Bambi (more)"

19. Alicia

Need a sitter? Look no further!

The Fan, Richmond , VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"We loved Alicia and so did our Olde English Bulldogge! She was very friendly and sent us pictures and updates. We tend to be paranoid dog parents, but felt e... (more)"

20. Ashley

All you need is love and a dog

Randolph, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Ashley was great with our big baby (200lb English Mastiff!) He is a little skiddish around people, but took to her immediately. She's a true dog lover and we... (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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