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. Renai

Active, urban dog lover!

Shockoe Slip, Richmond, VA, 23219

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I volunteered at the Humane Society as a dog walker and bather for 2 years. I've grown up with a smaller dog (Puggle) and currently have my own res... (more)

2. Mary Mullen

Excellent Walker / Ex Animal Keeper

Chimborazo, Richmond, VA, 23223

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mary Mullen is a true animal lover and the best dog sitter/walker ever. My great dane George is timid with most people but adores her and is so happy wheneve... (more)"

3. Morgan

Passionate about animal welfare

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Morgan has been a loving pet owner for 20 years! She grew up with dogs and is not only aware of their physical needs, but is in tune to their emotional ones ... (more)"

4. Cody

I've always been an animal lover!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Cody was a great cat-sitter during our weekend away! We were so relieved to find someone on short notice that we trusted with the kitties. We recommend him f... (more)"

5. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

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

4 repeat clients

"Where do I start! How about Chandler is AMAZING!!! I have Never left my doggies with anyone before and I was feeling VERY nervous. My babies reaction to Cha... (more)"

6. Wesley

Dogs are the Shih-Tzu!

City Center, Richmond, VA, 23219

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Wes is wonderful at caring for all pets. My dog and my roommates' cats love him and he really enjoys playing with animals. He is responsible and can definite... (more)"

Available this weekend
7. 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)

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. Meaghan

Extra love for your fur babies

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have had a dog in my home since the day I was born. I lost my best friend to age in Jan. 2015. I had him for 17 of his 18 years. It was one of th... (more)

10. Olivia

I love dogs!!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Olivia is a very responsible individual who takes work seriously. She is punctual, she is fun loving and loves to be around animal's. She will do a great job. (more)"

11. Chris

Dog Walker Extraordinaire

Maymont, Richmond , VA, 23220

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

10 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)"

12. Haley

Will love the crap out of your dogs

Randolph, Richmond , VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have worked for a pet sitting company in my hometown for five years now and despite not always loving it, I am always professional and am good at... (more)

13. Corey

experienced petsitter for hire

The Fan, RIchmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Corey is great! Very attentive and responsive. Took wonderful care of our stubborn hound over a long weekend and was able to entertain him and work around hi... (more)"

14. 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)

15. Emily

Carytown Puppy Love

Carytown, Richmond, VA, 23221

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Emily was great! On time and professional. She clearly has a love of animals and I felt very comfortable leaving her with my pet. I highly recommend. (more)"

16. Sarah Jean

Happy to be the "crazy dog lady"!

Church Hill North, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"We needed someone in a rush for the holidays and in my first time using Rover I found Sarah Jean; she was exactly who we needed to watch over our kitties. We... (more)"

17. Colleen

New adventure buddy for your pup

Jackson Ward, Richmond , VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Colleen is a true animal lover and it shows in her interactions with all 5 of our dogs and our cat. Our dogs vary greatly in size, age, personality and energ... (more)"

18. Nancy

No dog left behind!

Chamberlayne Industrial Center, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

About: I am a young energetic girl who loves animals. I spend my time volunteering at the Stafford SPCA and the RACC. I also live with 2 cuddly cats and c... (more)

19. Marshall

Adventurous dog loving human!

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"I have a two year old rescue dog who is very timid around new people and men especially but not Marshall! She bonded with him almost instantly and loved her ... (more)"

20. Sarah

Army wife with flexible schedule

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

2 repeat clients

"Great service especially on such short notice! (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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