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 available next weekend (Oct 26 - Oct 29)
1. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

39 repeat clients

"Chandler was great! Not even a snow storm stopped him from dropping in on our babies! He was very accommodating with the weather and flight changes. We would... (more)"

2. 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

"Our cats were in excellent hands with Sarah Jean while we were on a nine-day trip. I loved getting her updates and photos, and seeing that she took the time ... (more)"

Confirmed available next weekend (Oct 26 - Oct 29)
3. Carly

always available for your pups!!

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"My dog is not always friendly toward me, and never friendly towards a stranger. However, the very first time my friend Carly came to my house, Oreo the Havan... (more)"

4. Megan

Flexible Schedule! Love to walk!

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"We called Megan sit for our two Jack Russells ,as a last minute emergency fill in. She did a outstanding job. She was very attentive and our “babies”loved he... (more)"

5. Leah

Best Dog Butt Scratcher Around!

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Leah watches my dog, Sophie, when I need to go out of town. I can't imagine trusting anyone more than Leah to provide loving and attentive care to Sophie. Le... (more)"

Confirmed available next weekend (Oct 26 - Oct 29)
6. 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 absolutely wonderful and we will certainly hire her again! This was our first time with a cat sitter outside of family and she made us feel complet... (more)"

7. 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)"

Confirmed available next weekend (Oct 26 - Oct 29)
8. Schyller

Active, Trustworthy, and Flexible!!

Northrop, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 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)"

9. Jordyn

I love dogs so much!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Jordyn has worked for my dog walking business for a few years now, at Dog Walkers of NOVA LLC. She's very dependable, trustworthy and great with animals. I'v... (more)"

10. Alli

At Your Bark & Call pet care!

The Fan, richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Alli is one the kindest individuals I have met to date, human and animal alike, her outgoing and enthusiastic nature would fit perfectly with any pet. I put... (more)"

11. 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)"

12. 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)"

13. Cody

I've always been an animal lover!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

11 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)"

14. Samantha

Flexible schedule and local

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Samantha has always been my go-to dog sitter and walker. Most importantly, my dog absolutely LOVES having her around and gets excited when I even say her nam... (more)"

15. Alyssa

Home Full-Time to love your pup!

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

2 repeat clients

"Alyssa is kind, loving, and absolutely incredible with dogs of all breeds! I could not have asked for a better dog sitter and walker for the times that I hav... (more)"

16. Sarah

I'll love them like you do!

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

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

3 repeat clients

"I'm so glad Norbert had a friend while we were out of town! Thank you for keeping him company (more)"

Confirmed available next weekend (Oct 26 - Oct 29)
17. Ali

Dog Walking is My Cardio

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Ali is a great dog mother to her own canine children; Gigi and Rupert. She has taken care of my dog pack when I went of town and did a wonderful job. She is ... (more)"

Confirmed available next weekend (Oct 26 - Oct 29)
18. 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)"

19. Laura

Dogs are my spirit animal

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

4 repeat clients

"Laura did a great job watching our dogs while we were away. Now there are dogs nor their owners are easy to deal with, but she managed both of us with Grace (more)"

20. Sarah

Fun in the Fan for Furry Friends!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

2 repeat clients

"Sarah was great with our little guy! We will definitely be using her again! (more)"

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Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for pet-sitting. 663 owners have reviewed sitters in Shockoe Slip, Richmond, VA, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Since 92% of pet owners live within a short drive of a sitter on Rover, it's easy to find the perfect pet sitter near you. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating. Wondering how much you can expect to pay on Rover.com? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a pet sitter. Exchange messages from your sitter's profile, ask to schedule a free in-person Meet & Greet, and book and pay on Rover. You'll receive adorable photo updates, premium insurance, and world-class support.

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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