Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Shockoe Slip, Richmond, VA

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

Confirmed President's Day Availability
1. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

48 repeat clients

"Chandler was great! We were apprehensive about letting someone into our home and nervous about leaving our new pup, but both were no stress with Chandler! He... (more)"

Available this weekend
2. Schyller

Active, Trustworthy, and Flexible!!

Northrop, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Schyller is so lovely and reliable. She communicates throughout the stay and sends pictures. It is such a relief to find a reliable, responsible sitter. Noth... (more)"

3. 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

"Kayla was perfect for our extended stay, our cat Jasper obviously loved her visits and she kept us updated all the time. She went above and beyond several ti... (more)"

4. Cody

I've always been an animal lover!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

13 repeat clients

"Cody did a great job taking care of my two cats. It was very easy to communicate using this app. He was very quick when writing back. I loved his constant pi... (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

9 repeat clients

"Sarah was amazing! Such a welcoming spirit I instantly felt safe with her taking care of my two dogs while I was out of town. Lots of pictures and updates ??... (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
6. Shelby

Flexible, responsible dog lover

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

2 repeat clients

"Shelby did a great job looking after our pups while we were away. It was great to know our dogs were in good hands while we were out of town. I would recomme... (more)"

7. Alyssa

Home Full-Time to love your pup!

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Alyssa has been great!!! She is so sweet with our puppy and has been very flexible with some changes that have come up in our schedule! (more)"

8. Christine

Work-from-home sitter/walker/runner

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

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

2 repeat clients

"Christine is obviously a big animal lover and even saw the best in some of my more difficult pets. She gave me pictures and updates after each visit. She e... (more)"

9. Amber Edmondson

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

37 repeat clients

"Wow, what a great choice we made to hire Amber to watch our cats. She loves and understands animals. It was clear from day 1 that our special needs cat that ... (more)"

10. Laura

Dog-loving law student!

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Could not be more pleased with Laura pet sitting for our puppy!! She responded to our request quickly and was able to provide drop in visits on short notice.... (more)"

11. Neena

Will take dogs on energizing walks!

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Neena was amazing! She was so caring and patient with our 9 week old puppy who can be more than a little crazy!! She was also reliable and very timely, we wo... (more)"

12. Sarah

I'll love them like you do!

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

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

5 repeat clients

"Thank you for coming to spend time with Norbert! He's so much happier when he gets a chance to hang out with you. (more)"

13. Bram

Vet. Assistant that loves your dogs

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Thank you for your thorough work! (more)"

Available this weekend
14. Amanda

Professional fur baby caretaker

City Center, Richmond, VA, 23219

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

3 repeat clients

"Amanda was a great cat sitter, and I wouldn't hesitate to use her again. She was very professional and always gave a quick response to requests or questions... (more)"

Available this weekend
15. Olivia

I’ll run with your dog :)

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Olivia was so great! She agreed to watch Gator last minute, and she was very flexible and understanding. She loved my dog immediately and took great care of ... (more)"

16. Lauren

Nursing student who loves animals!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Laura was responsive and friendly. She sent me pictures and a quick recap of how her check-in with my cats went. I'd definitely book her again! (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
17. Madeleine

Athlete & playful with active dogs

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Madeleine took really great care of my dog when I went on vacation. She's super flexible and easy to communicate with. Highly recommend her as a dog sitter! (more)"

18. Yanna

Woof! I can hear your pup's call!

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Yanna will please you with her natural ability to go above and beyond your expectations. Not only is she responsible and reliable, she is a natural with anim... (more)"

Available this weekend
19. Hannah

I'd love to walk your dog!! ?

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Hannah C is a very loving and caring dog walker and caregiver and I can tell she is a true dog lover. Hannah has sat with my dog and walked him on many occa... (more)"

20. Rachel

Friendly animal lover

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Hello Richmond, Its a great pleasure telling you what a wonderful job Rachel does walking our dog.I've used her services many times through the years & have... (more)"

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The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your pets and check in on you home, turn to Rover. It's easy to find a loving Shockoe Slip pet sitter on Rover who'll give your pet one-on-one attention while you're away, and take care of your home. Search from hundreds of trusted pet sitters in Shockoe Slip, Richmond, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your pet(s). 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 house and pet sitter all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You'll have the peace of mind knowing that your sitter has free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and will send you cute photo updates throughout the stay. Rover is the easiest way to find trustworthy Shockoe Slip pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

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