House Sitting in Shockoe Slip, Richmond, VA

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1. Amber E. and Tori

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

"Amber was very thorough and attentive to detail; just what you need when you are leaving your beloved fur baby behind. Amber communicated well and took great... (more)"

2. 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)"

3. 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)

4. Katy

Lots of love to give!!!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katy could not have been a better fit for our fluff balls! We received pictures of their outings, check in texts, and our pups were so happy when we returned... (more)"

5. Ben

RVA Dog Vacation!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Where do I begin with this man. An absolute FANTASTIC human being with versatile skills and, most importantly, a heart that knows no bound for care and love.... (more)"

6. Liana

Li, Shockoe Bottom, Richmond VA

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

"Liana is smart, compassionate, and loving. She would make an excellent dog sitter. In the many years I have known Liana, she has always had a passion for an... (more)"

7. 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)"

8. Tyler

Experienced Trainer -Flexible Schd!

Forest View, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client
No Reviews Yet

About: Hello there! I graduated VCU last year with a degree in Psychology and started professionally training at 2SpeakDog. I have been training dogs and ... (more)

9. Lauren

Master's student at VCU

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 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)"

10. Rachel

Girl with a passion for all animals

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Rachel was extremely flexible and updated me regularly with pictures and status with my dog. She even stuck around late to let me into my house when the airl... (more)"

11. 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)"

12. Alli

At Your Bark & Call pet care!

The Fan, richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

13. Taylor

Can't wait to meet your pet!

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"What an amazing dog mom. Taylor really treated our dogs as if they were her own. Truly blessed to have someone my dogs get along with as well as they do with... (more)"

14. Virginia

Professional Snuggler

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

1 repeat client

"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)"

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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 took the best care of my baby boy during weekdays when I was working full time. She took him on long walks around Byrd Park and made sure he was loved u... (more)"

16. Danielle

Fenced in back yard and avid runner

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23219

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

1 repeat client
No Reviews Yet

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)

17. 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)"

18. Shelby

Your pup's new running pal!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Shelby was excellent. She kept in frequent touch with us to give us updates and confirm care instructions. Darwin often has accidents and we came home to n... (more)"

19. 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)"

20. 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)"

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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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