Dog Boarding in Southwood, Richmond, VA

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight at your sitter's home.

1. Nicole

Love your pet like they're our own

N. Chesterfield, VA, 23237

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

1 repeat client

"My Liam LOVED staying with Nicole!! When I dropped him off, she was warm and welcoming, as was her boy, Hopper. Nicole has a great environment for dogs with ... (more)"

2. Maggie

Maggie's Canine Comfort

North Chesterfield, VA, 23236

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

9 repeat clients

"Luna was very comfortable with Maggie and Prissy and thoroughly enjoyed her stay. Maggie was very reliable, flexible, and quick to respond. We would defini... (more)"

3. Tish

Responsible, Reliable Dog Buddy

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

9 repeat clients

"Tish is AMAZING! She welcomed my pups with opened arms and loved them like they were her own! Spoiled all weekend with walks and snuggles in blankets. I coul... (more)"

4. Marie

Experienced Pet Sitter

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

3 repeat clients

"Absolutely best dog sitter I've ever had. She kept me up to date wth my dog's day to day activities, and sent me the cutest pictures of my dog (that helped w... (more)"

5. Phillip

Showing your dog unconditional love

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding

1 repeat client

"My two dogs could not have been happier while I was away for six days and they had to be boarded away from home! Phillip is such a great guy and very caring ... (more)"

6. Emma

Teacher by day, dog mom by night

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

11 repeat clients

"Amazing first experience using Rover! Emma was wonderfully accommodating to my requests for drop off and pick up times. She was willing to work with my sch... (more)"

7. Ben & Caroline

Let your dog vacation with us!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"We left Tipper, our Welsh Terrier, in Ben and Carolyn's care during our recent two-week vacation. I knew we had found the right spot for him during our init... (more)"

Available this weekend
8. Rosie

Active dog lover

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

30 repeat clients

"Remy just came home from a week's stay with Rosie and Elijah. From the photos that were sent, I think Remy had a blast! I think he was even smiling in one pi... (more)"

Available this weekend
9. Katie

Fenced in Back Yard

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katie is the biggest dog lovers and the most responsible dog sitters I have ever known! She is super conscientious and thoughtful and ensures that the dogs s... (more)"

Available this weekend
10. Lien

VCU Student w lots of love for dogs

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

1 repeat client

"Lien watched my 9 month old Belgian Shepard while I was away for a weekend. This was my first time leaving my dog for the weekend, so I was a little nervous.... (more)"

11. Samantha

Flexible schedule and local

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Samantha is a dog whisperer! She is the best dog sitter we have ever had while we are away from home. We highly recommend her as she takes great care of our ... (more)"

Available this weekend
12. Valentina

Roving Around Church Hill!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"Valentina is a loving, caring person. She has had a dog of her own and has demonstrated an ability to love and care for him that was admirable. She loves ... (more)"

13. Katy

Teacher & Dog Lover

Maymont, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

3 repeat clients

"I've never boarded my dog Harper before, so I was a bit nervous about the whole process, but Katy was very sweet and accommodating! She was quick to respond... (more)"

14. Jeannette

Barking Good Times Lodge

Belmont Woods, Richmond, VA, 23234

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

40 repeat clients

"Dorey loved her time with Jeanette, who was incredibly accommodating with my drop off schedule the night before my trip. I will definitely be using Jeannette... (more)"

15. Wesley

Dogs are the Shih-Tzu!

City Center, Richmond, VA, 23219

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Wesley and his girlfriend were great with Jefferson! This was my first time booking through Rover and it was a great experience. Wesley was super responsiv... (more)"

16. Nicole

keep your dog active and happy!

Shockoe Slip, Richmond, VA, 23219

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

1 repeat client

"Nicole was awesome with our 1.5-year-old puppy, Wilma. She took great care of her even working on a little training to help Wilma be comfortable in her harne... (more)"

17. Christina

Work From Home Sitter

Randolph, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

12 repeat clients

"Christina is awesome! Thanks for taking care of our pup when we were visiting from out of town. Lucy had a blast with all the other pooches and slept the who... (more)"

18. Molly

Live right by a dog park!

Old Town Manchester, Richmond, VA, 23224

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

About: I recently graduated from VCU with my Master of Social Work degree and now work full time for the State. I live very close to work and come home at... (more)

Available this weekend
19. Diamond

They won't even know your gone!

Brookhaven Farms, Richmond, VA, 23224

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

"Diamond is great with my dog. She's watched him a few times and every time I pick him up he's always happy with good reports. She's a true animal lover and i... (more)"

Available this weekend
20. Jessica

Anything is PAWsible with Jess!

Forest View, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

14 repeat clients

"Jessica was very accommodating for my shy puppy. Charlie has separation anxiety and Jessica made me feel more comfortable about leaving her. She provided me ... (more)"

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Never beg a friend to watch your dog again, and no more dog kennels. With Rover, you can find your perfect Richmond dog sitter in seconds. When you book dog boarding on Rover, your dog will enjoy a loving, relaxing stay in your dog sitter's home. If you're looking for care for pets other than dogs, you can find a pet sitter who offers pet boarding for cats, caged pets, and even horses. No matter what, you'll know that your pet is getting loving care, right in their sitter's home. By removing common pet care obstacles, Rover ensures dogs nationwide are happy and well-cared for even when their human is away, and empowers dog lovers to live happy and fulfilling lives. Founded on the belief that everyone should have the opportunity to experience the unconditional love of a dog, Rover makes it easy for you to reach dog sitters in Richmond, VA who can provide the care your dog needs, when they need it.

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