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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.

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1. Brittany

Work from home Pug Mom

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brittany took such great care of my dog while I was out of town. I would definitely recommend her! Thank you!! (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
2. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Chandler was so helpful and was an absolute life saver when my care plans canceled last minute!! My dog seemed to love him! Will definitely be a repeat custo... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
3. Diana

Happy Pups, One Tail Wag At A Time

Chesterfield, VA, 23832

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

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4. Bree

Your pet's new BFF

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Fantastic as always! (more)"

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5. Christine

Work-from-home sitter/walker/runner

Richmond, VA, 23224

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

"Christine is obviously a big animal lover and even saw the best in some of my more difficult pets. She gave me pictures and updates after each visit. She e... (more)"

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This weekend
6. Sophia

I will love them like my own.

Westover, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

"Sophia was super awesome and it was a pretty big job that I requested of her I was kind of in a bad spot and needed help with three dogs and she did an amazi... (more)"

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7. Rebecca

Loving Care for Dogs and Cats!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Becca was wonderful and I’d definitely recommend her for your pet needs. Her summaries kept us in the loop and we knew our cat was in good hands. She even we... (more)"

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8. Mariah

Any dog is a good dog!

Forest Hill Terrace, Richmond, VA, 23223

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ever since Mariah was little, she has loved animals. From horse back riding to dreaming of becoming a vet, she has always shown a passion for animals in ever... (more)"

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9. Amelia

No pet shall feel lonely

Cedarhurst, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amelia was patient with our dog, Josie, who was a little shy at first when Amelia came by to let her out. She eventually warmed up and Amelia snapped a few ... (more)"

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10. Meredith

Pawsatively Stoked to Meet Your Pup

Cedarhurst, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"She texted me during the visit to let me know how it was going. Came home to a happy puppy. Will book again. (more)"

11. Sara

Love going on walks by the river

Woodland Heights, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"As Sara's sister and roommate, I have seen the love Sara has for animals grow since she was young. She is a responsible, attentive, loving dog caregiver and ... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
12. Shelby

Animal lover ready to help you!

Old Town Manchester, Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Shelby has been a dog owner her entire life. She has turned this love into a career as a vet assistant. She is my reminder to get our dogs their booster shot... (more)"

13. Schyller

Active, Trustworthy, and Flexible!!

Northrop, Richmond, VA, 23225

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"She’s amazing!! Trustworthy, available, flexible!! I trust her completely with my baby. I’d recommend her services to ANYONE. She goes above and beyond to do... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
14. 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 availability
4th of July
15. Kelsey

4 yrs experience as vet assistant

Jahnke, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kelsey has been amazing caring for Hershey! She was very detailed during our first meeting, taking notes and asking several relevant questions. She doesn't r... (more)"

16. Reagan

Local dog lover seeks new buddies!

Swansboro, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

"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)"

17. Christina

active! dog LOVER!

Westover Hills West, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

"I would recommend Christina because not only does she treat your dog with the same respect as her own, she goes above and beyond your expectations. She knew ... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
18. Trevor

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

Jahnke, Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Trevor & his family have lived down the street from my husband and I for years. After I had hip surgery, I wasn't able to walk our pup Sadie as often as she ... (more)"

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19. Jeannette

Barking Good Times Lodge

Belmont Woods, Richmond, VA, 23234

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"I tipped her $300 just because she's that amazing. It's almost as if she can read my dog's mind. You can't put a price on telepathy. (more)"

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20. Katie

Licensed Veterinary Nurse

Northrop, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

"I can't say enough wonderful things about Katie and her commitment to pets. She is not only loving, caring and compassionate but she is also knowledgeable an... (more)"

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