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.

1. Rachel

I want to walk your Dog!<3

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 20119

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

About: I grew up on a lot of land as a kid so of course I have had some pets. I had a black lab named Abby that I fed, loved, and bathed for 13 years. I w... (more)

2. Claire

I love all Fur Babies Big and Small

Henrico, VA, 23228

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

"When I am away or need someone to drop by the house to let my precious pup out, I can always count on Claire to make room in her schedule for us and take the... (more)"

Available this weekend
3. Annmarie

Endless Love and Attention to Offer

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Annmarie has been around dogs and cats since she was a newborn! She has cared for two cats and a Newfoundland dog of her family's since she was old enough to... (more)"

4. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 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)"

5. Amanda

I will love your dog like you do!

Scott's Addition, Richmond, VA, 23230

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have been lucky enough to have a dog in my life since I was 17. Until about a year ago, I had two! I lost my first baby to cancer last year and ... (more)

Available this weekend
6. Cody

I've always been an animal lover!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Cody did a great job taking care of Roxy while I was out of town. His updates were thorough. Cody will definitely be my "go to" for future vacations and tr... (more)"

7. Chris

Dog Walker Extraordinaire

Maymont, Richmond , VA, 23220

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

11 repeat clients

"For Auggie's first long trip alone- we were super nervous, but Chris is great! From tons of photos and videos, taking great care of our bun & chinchilla to a... (more)"

8. Yanna

Woof! I can hear your pup's call!

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"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)"

9. Lauren

Nursing student who loves animals!

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Lauren is such a great pet sitter! I have booked her multiple times and it has always gone very smoothly. Plus she sends pictures and keeps you updated! (more)"

10. 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

2 repeat clients

About: I am an adventurous yet stable and confident leader who absolutely loves working with pets of all sizes and age. I'll admit to having a special ... (more)

11. Samantha

Happy, fun, active and adventurous

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23219

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

2 repeat clients

About: I absolutely love all animals and have been working with them throughout my life. I worked on farms when I was younger with a variety of large anim... (more)

12. Ivy

Experienced animal care provider

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

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

1 repeat client

About: My dog Wendy and I have been inseparable for eight long years. I thrive off the joy that it brings me to be around these energetic, loving animals.... (more)

Available this weekend
13. Rachel

Girl with a passion for all animals

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachel is one of the most compassionate and caring people I've ever met. Her passion for animal care and pets means she will always put her job first and tak... (more)"

Available this weekend
14. Diana

Dog Lover And Aspiring Dog Trainer

Cedarhurst, Richmond, VA, 23225

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I have Diana for ten years and in that time, she has ALWAYS been good with animals. Everyone says they love animals, but Diana is the type to be able to feel... (more)"

15. Marge

I just REALLY love dogs

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

About: I've had dogs my whole life and have taken them to numerous training classes, so I am really good about maintaining/reinforcing things they might b... (more)

16. Joseph

We'll walk and play and feel good!

Brookland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Joe has done fantastic work with my dog Mugsy, who greatly looks forward to any time he is able to spend with him. After time with him, Mugsy is the happiest... (more)"

17. Maryn

stress free staycation for your pet

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

24 repeat clients

"Maryn was great with my dog! she was very conscientious and sent me lots of photos and he was clearly being kept very happy while I was gone. (more)"

Available this weekend
18. Erzulie

I'm an amazing dog walker & sitter.

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond,, VA, 23223

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I've known Erzulie for 7 years. She's a brighg, loving, fun, energetic person. Within those years of knowing her she became very close to my dogs. At the tim... (more)"

19. Renai

Active, urban dog lover!

Shockoe Slip, Richmond, VA, 23219

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We have a full house of furry kids but everyone was quite content when we got home. So, I know they had a great weekend with Renai looking after them. She se... (more)"

20. Meredith

Small dog owner, all dog lover <3

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

2 repeat clients

"Meredith dog sat our 2 pups while we went out of town on a cruise. We have a 110 lbs Collie/Lab mix and a dachshund. She was AWESOME with them and they love... (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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