House Sitting in Southwood, Richmond, VA

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

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Kim S.
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Kim 
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Mature, Reliable and Respectful.Richmond, VA, 23235
House Sitting

I am new to this city and was worried about about leaving my dog for a few days, but as soon as I met Kim, I knew it'd be fine. My dog loved her, I got great pi… (more)

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$55
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Mitchell H.
I'm just here for the belly rubsOak Grove, Richmond, VA, 23224
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

This gentleman took care of my dog for about a week. He did an job. He was in constant contact with me during the time when I was available. He followed all die… (more)

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$35
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Matthew & Jacob V.
Paws down, the best in town!Richmond, VA, 23235
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Jacob was so wonderful with our pets. Our dog, Daisy, never meets a stranger, but our cats are usually pretty hesitant. They got comfortable enough to come out … (more)

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$40
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Confirmed availability: Memorial day
Simmy R.
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Responsible and Caring SitterForest Hill Terrace, Richmond, VA, 23225
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Simmy was fabulous. My quirky little dog warmed up to her quickly and was great when we got home. My house was cleaner when we got home than when we left. Co… (more)

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$38
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Katelyn W.
Your fur baby will be in good paws!Carytown, Richmond, VA, 23221
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Katelyn was an amazing sitter for my cat and I highly recommend her! She is very accommodating and easy to communicate with. She sent updates about my cat daily… (more)

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$35
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Confirmed availability: Memorial day
Young, energetic, ready to goThe Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23220
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

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 let … (more)

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$50
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Love from the comfort of your home!Scott's Addition, Richmond, VA, 23230
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Colleen took excellent care of my two chihuahua fur babies, and kept me updated with photos and texts on how they were doing. I will definitely be booking her … (more)

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$35
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Doggie whispererNorth chesterfield, VA, 23236
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Christine was great! Very friendly and genuinely cared for our dogs! Kept us updated with plenty of pictures and videos while we were gone and everything was pe… (more)

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$30
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🐶🐾🦴Scott's Addition, Richmond, VA, 23230
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Kelly is amazing! She stayed at my place with my senior dog for two nights. She was very open with communication and shared pictures multiple times a day. My… (more)

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$37
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Trustworthy & great with animals!!Mary Munford, Richmond, VA, 23230
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Meredith is an excellent care giver for dogs. She loves dogs and knows how to care for them. A former long time volunteer at AARF (Animal Adoption Rescue Foun… (more)

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$45
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Experienced Special Needs RNNorth Chesterfield, VA, 23234
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Deborah has been more than just a sitter for Truleigh and our family. She is so caring, knowledgeable and most importantly loves our dog and wants what is best … (more)

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$60
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Let me spoil your pets!Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Sydney was great! She was easy to communicate with and sent updates of the dogs while we were gone. I would absolutely recommend her and would rebook with her a… (more)

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$25
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All pets deserve love!Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Eleanor was incredibly kind to my three pets - two dogs and a ornery, special needs cat. She was also very good at communicating and collaborating with me to he… (more)

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$60
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Confirmed availability: Memorial day
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quality genuine helper for all!Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Amber is one of very few people I would trust to take care of my dog or cat. She’s very loving and responsible. She takes care of everything as if it’s her own. (more)

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$35
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Dog-Loving WFH Architect/Teacher!Byrd Park, Richmond, VA, 23220
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

I've known Ben Gathright for many years (In full disclosure, I'm his mom.) so I am happy to give my full endorsement for him as a lover of all dogs great or sma… (more)

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$60
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Foster Pop to Many Pups Big & SmallSwansboro West, Richmond, VA, 23224
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Nick was awesome! Our pup and our house were well taken care of. Our dog does not warm up quickly to men, but Nick was great with her. I would recommend him to … (more)

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$35
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AnimalKare Pet ServicesWoodhaven, Richmond, VA, 23224
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

I would like to recommend Bree as a caregiver for dogs. She has a great compassion for dogs and would take very good care of any dog that was left in her car… (more)

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$38
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I am reliable and experienced.Swansboro West, Richmond, VA, 23224
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Jaimee did a great job taking care of my two AmStaffs!! I will definitely have her watch them again! (more)

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$40
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Confirmed availability: Memorial day
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Looking to help care for your pets!Warwick, Richmond, VA, 23225
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Kaia is very responsible and a great pet sitter. She sat my sweet little Rosie and she was great. I myself, would definitely recommend Kaia. (more)

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$28
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Calling all MuppetsSwansboro West, Richmond, VA, 23224
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Animal-human connections enhance our lives and create times of fun, joy, and deep understanding. I love all animals but dogs are the best! I respect … (more)

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$35
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