Pet Setting & Drop Ins in South Garden, Richmond, VA

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

1. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

33 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

"Sarah Jean is great communicator, fantastic photographer :) and a joy to work with with! It is so nice to know she is loving and caring for our pups and kitt... (more)"

3. Katelyn

Would love to play with your pup!

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hello! I am a student at VCU and I have 2 years of experience working at a dog day care and boarding facility. I am a responsible caretaker who wil... (more)

4. Morgan

Dog walker/runner/sitter/lover!

Huguenot, Richmond, VA, 23235

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Morgan loves dogs and was raised in a family where there was always one in the home. She rescued a dog of her own a couple years ago and has shown exception... (more)"

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5. Shanzeh

I will love and care for your dog

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Shanzeh is a very diligent person when it comes to what she loves . I know she deeply cares for all animals,especially for her two dogs that she has had lots... (more)"

6. Bree

Your pet's new BFF

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Bree was fantastic. She came and took my dog Reba on two great walks/check-ins while I was gone on an overnight trip. I got updates and pictures that showe... (more)"

7. Emma

Teacher by day, dog mom by night

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

10 repeat clients

"Emma was a wonderful weekend cat-sitter! This was our first time having her check-in on our two kitties and we absolutely appreciate her responsiveness, flex... (more)"

8. Schyller

Active, Trustworthy, and Flexible!!

Northrop, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 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. Allison

Love to see each dog's personality!

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

10. Laura

Dog-loving law student!

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Laura was extremely accommodating to a lengthy last minute business trip I had to leave for. She was timely, communicated well, and sent me pictures of my f... (more)"

11. Jessica

Anything is PAWsible with Jess!

Forest View, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

13 repeat clients

"Jessica is one of the most loving people I know to people AND animals. She has animals and I see how she treats them and cares for them. Being an animal love... (more)"

12. Marlowe

Active PT student, dog FANATIC

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Nobody loves dogs more than Marlowe. She has experience with lots of different types of dogs from fostering them too. I can't recommend her highly enough. ... (more)"

13. Rebecca

Outdoorsy Dog Fanatic!!

Forest Hill, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

"I have known Rebecca for a few years now and have seen her show her dog and other animals a lot of passion and cares very much for them. I think she would b... (more)"

14. Abigail

Avid runner, training experience

City Center, Richmond, VA, 23219

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: My experience is extremely diverse. I have been house/animal sitting since I was 12 years old. I take care of all types of animals including but no... (more)

15. Tyler

Experienced Trainer -Flexible Schd!

Forest View, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: Hello there! I graduated VCU last year with a degree in Psychology and started professionally training at 2SpeakDog. I have been training dogs and ... (more)

16. Madeline

Got a mutual love with all animals!

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Very professional and great with my pup! Would refer Madeline to anyone. (more)"

17. Rebecca

Loving Care for Dogs and Cats!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Rebecca was great! (more)"

18. Diana

Aspiring Dog Trainer

Cedarhurst, Richmond, VA, 23225

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Diana is Fantastic!!! Not only is she reliable, prompt, & professional, she is sweet to our girls and our girls are so happy when we get home,, like they hav... (more)"

19. Adam

Dogs are the best part of me

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Adam has grown up with dogs his entire life. As a certified veterinary technician and veterinary hospital manager for over 15 years, I know that loving dogs ... (more)"

20. Jessica

Animal Lover to Pamper your Pets

North Chesterfield, VA, 23234

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I would highly recommend Jessica as a dog sitter. Jessica volunteered, starting at the age of 12, with pet rescue. She is a really loving and caring p... (more)"

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When it comes to pet care and pet sitting, pet owners in South Garden, Richmond, VA trust their pets with sitters on Rover.com. Over 663 pet owners have reviewed pet sitters in Richmond, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Pet sitting doesn't have to be expensive. In fact, it's probably a lot more affordable than you think. You'll quickly find that there's a pet sitter on Rover for just about every price range and lifestyle. Wondering how much you might expect to pay for a pet sitter and pet care on Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you begin a conversation with a sitter who seems like a great match.

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 South Garden 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 South Garden, 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 South Garden pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

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