House Sitting in South Garden, Richmond, VA

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1. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

66 repeat clients

"Our first time having Chandler house sit with our loveable mutt, Charlie was perfect. Chandler was great with him, took care of our house, and sent pics to l... (more)"

2. Bree

Your pet's new BFF

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"We cannot recommend Bree enough! She is so sweet and responsible and took such wonderful take of our two old guys. She comes prepared when you meet her, taki... (more)"

3. Amelia

No pet shall feel lonely

Cedarhurst, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Amela watched our dogs while we had to head out of town. They seemed very happy and tired (always a great sign!) when we came home. She responded quickly w... (more)"

4. Kim

Home is where the dog is!!!!

Powhite Park, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting

13 repeat clients

"Kim was wonderful for the three days I was gone. I got pictures, updates and when I came home, my apartment looked outstanding, like she wasn't even there. I... (more)"

5. Kelley

The Mary Poppins of the Pet-Set!

The Diamond, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"Kelley was great with my critters - two dogs & one terrible cat. I think she might have even made friends with the cat, which is a near-impossible task. I wi... (more)"

6. Kim

Will run the extra mile w/ your dog

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"On time, very responsive, and very respectful. Will be contacting Kim again in the future for her services. (more)"

7. Allison

Love to see each dog's personality!

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Allison is known to her peers and former employers as an extremely reliable and focused individual. I truly believe she is an asset to whomever she is workin... (more)"

8. Bailey

I love long walks.... with a dog

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23219

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

3 repeat clients

"Bailey did an amazing job! I'm one of those nervous dog mom's who moved to a new city and didn't know anyone. I first tried dog boarding but my dog never ate... (more)"

9. Kelsey

Let me love your pup like my own!!

Upper Shockoe Valley, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

1 repeat client

"I just moved to Richmond maybe three weeks when I landed in the hospital needing surgery. I contacted Kelsey and told her my situation. I was more worried th... (more)"

10. Tyler

A good dog is a happy dog.

Woodland Heights, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

"Tyler is excellent and very dog savvy- he knew exactly how to interact with my very nervous/shy puppy who then warmed up to him pretty quickly and he's great... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
11. Sophia

I will love them like my own.

Westover, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

About: I will be more than happy to be flexible for your needs and wants. I am compassionate and understand that they are not just a pet but a family memb... (more)

12. Evie

Loyal and loving qualified pet care

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Evie has a giant heart and loves animals. She especially loves dogs. She rehabilitated a dog from the Humane Society after it was retured there 3 times, and ... (more)"

13. Amanda

Your pet will be treated as family!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Our dog has separation anxiety and had a melt down moments before Amanda arrived. She took it in her stride and we came home to a happy sleepy dog. Would rec... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
14. Gene

Dogs are always happy to see you.

North Chesterfield, VA, 23237

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

"I have trusted Gene with my two fur babies, and he has cared for them like they’re his own. One is an old pit bull, and he other is an energetic shepherd mix... (more)"

15. Allison

I love all animals!

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23284

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Alison is the best. She looked after our dogs for the week of xmas. The dogs were well cared for and the house was left perfect. The dogs just loved her. ... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
16. Trevor

Home 24/7-If you call, I'll bark!

Jahnke, Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Provided excellent care of my two entergetic huskies! Reliable and quick to reply. I felt very comfortable leaving my pets in his hands. Thanks! (more)"

17. Kelsey

4 yrs experience as vet assistant

Jahnke, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kelsey is an excellent caregiver for animals. She’s caring and dedicated. She takes her responsibilities very seriously. I’m confident she would be a great d... (more)"

18. Meredith

Pawsatively Stoked to Meet Your Pup

Cedarhurst, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Meredith is great! Rigby loves when she comes over to house it. She sends plenty of pictures and updates and is very good with dogs. (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
19. Reagan

Local dog lover seeks new buddies!

Swansboro, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

1 repeat client

"Reagan is absolutely wonderful. She's a reliable, intelligent, honest soul who has helped me out with my pup quite a bit. I know I can always count on her a... (more)"

20. Sara

Best dog care giver

North Chesterfield, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sara is wonderful with animals. She gives so much love and attention. I would definitely recommend her to be a caregiver to any animal. You will not be disa... (more)"

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