Pet Sitting & 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.

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1. Courtney Verified Background Check

I will care for them like my own!

Reedy Creek, Richmond, VA, 23225

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lovely person and an excellent sitter! When small problems occurred while I was away she fixed them instead of leaving them for me! Definitely above and beyo... (more)"

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2. Tiana Verified Background CheckRover 101

Lover of pets, walks, & furry hugs

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Tiana was great! I needed her for a last minute potty and dinner break for my pups. Tiana responded so quickly, and I knew my dogs were at home taken care of. (more)"

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3. Morgan Verified Background Check

I yell "DOG" everytime I see one.

Chimborazo, Richmond, VA, 23223

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Morgan takes great care of our pup! (more)"

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4. Sophia Verified Background Check

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The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Sophia was a great sitter for my cat, Franklin! She was prompt with all of her visits over the busy holiday season, and included great reviews and pictures i... (more)"

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5. Destinee Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Home full-time with a big yard!

Richmond, VA, 23231

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

"I love having Destinee as my sitter! She is consistent, reliable, and my puppy loves her! I know I can rely on my puppy having some good quality playtime and... (more)"

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6. Stella Verified Background CheckRover 101

Stand-In pet mom

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Stella is so great! Stella is friendly, reliable, and communicates very well. She would send me message and picture updates when she was doing a check in wit... (more)"

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7. Jenna Verified Background Check

Play Dates, Treats, Hikes, and LOVE

Fairmount, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"Jenna is an exceptionally caring, responsible, and capable dog caregiver. Her sweet pup is a testament to the level of love and attention she offers. I would... (more)"

8. Emily Verified Background Check

A true dog lover here to help!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Emily did a great job, the dogs accepted her immediately, and she was very easy to work with both prior to the booking and during the visit! Thanks Emily! (more)"

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9. Alina Verified Background CheckRover 101

VCU Medical Student dog lover!

City Center, Richmond, VA, 23219

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

"Alina was an amazing dog walker and sitter! My golden, Caesar, was so happy with her. I have asked her to walk many times and have been pleased with her serv... (more)"

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10. Jordan Verified Background CheckRover 101

Seeking all kinds of furry friends

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jordan has been fantastic with our husky, Tyrion. She is always punctual and always responds quickly, even for last minute bookings. Jordan is very mindful a... (more)"

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11. Alexis Verified Background Check

Let me be your dogs best friend!

Richmond, VA, 23224

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

"Alexis took such good care of my dog. She is very responsive and took great care of my doggo. I will definitely use her the next time need a dog sitter. (more)"

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12. Connor Verified Background Check

Experienced & Affordable!

Fairmount, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"Have trusted Connor with my 13 year old Shepard/collie mix for over a week. One of the only people i would trust my dog to. Professional, mature and reliable... (more)"

13. Marge Verified Background Check

I just REALLY love dogs

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Hello. My name is Linda J. White. I work full-time on Capital Hill and I am the human for 2 wonderful Golden Retrievers. Their names are Bailey and JuJu. ... (more)"

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14. Jack Verified Background Check

Outgoing Human, Seeking Doggos!

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jack is an extremely personable and kinda guy. He will put your mind at ease the second you meet him. He loves animals and has been surrounded by them his en... (more)"

15. Nicholas Verified Background Check

The Paw-fect fit!

Old Town Manchester, Richmond, VA, 23224

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

"Nicholas was phenomenal when it came to watching me and my fiancé’s fur babies. He constantly updated us with photos and was very responsive when would reach... (more)"

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16. Danielle Verified Enhanced Background Check

Available to care for your pets!

Central Office, Richmond, VA, 23219

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Danielle was an awesome cat sitter for my babies while I was away. Any nervousness I had about leaving them with a stranger dissipated upon meeting her. She ... (more)"

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17. Alison Verified Background Check

“Dogs never bite me. Just Humans”

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"I have an old, sickly dachshund who needs extra special care. He can’t go up or down stairs and he needs extra patience. Alison is so loving to him and we co... (more)"

18. Anna Verified Enhanced Background Check

Friendly dog walked next door!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"We called upon Anna for the first time on very short notice to drop in and take care of our dog. We were so happy with her work. She came at the two times ... (more)"

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19. Nolan Verified Background Check

Your go to anytime sitter!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Noaln is wonderful! Very communicative and accessible and made my pup feel right at home. I received photos and constant updates and would board with him aga... (more)"

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20. Andrea Verified Background Check

Pet Lover.

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

About: I am a pet lover person. Experienced in raising and taking care of dogs during more than 20 years. I am an enthusiastic about animal care and a SPC... (more)

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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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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