House Sitting in Southwood, Richmond, VA

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

1. Kim

Home is where the dog is!!!!

Powhite Park, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

13 repeat clients

"Kim was available on very short notice and sent pictures and updates. And she was flexible to add another visit when I was delayed on my return. Overall grea... (more)"

2. Amber

Amber's Menagerie

Virginia Union, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Great experience. Amber stayed at our house to watch our large dogs while we were out of town. We got text and photo updates of how things were going (they e... (more)"

3. Lauren

Master's student at VCU

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Believe me when I say that you would need to search high and low to find a better pet/house sitter than Lauren. Both dog and house were perfect when we retur... (more)"

4. Chelsea

Pawsome Petsitting!

Richmond, VA, 23234

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Chelsea did great for being a first time sitter for us. She provided updates and photos and was always very responsive. We will definitely use her again !! (more)"

5. Jessica

luxurious doggie love!

Sauer's Gardens, Richmond, VA, 23230

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"She was great and Payton was a happy boy when I got back. Will definitely use her in the future when she's available and recommend her. (more)"

6. Tracy

Dog Mom Extraordinaire!

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

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

2 repeat clients

"Tracy took excellent care of our senior puppy. She sent several updates and pics throughout every day. We are so thankful that she was available in the last ... (more)"

7. Dylan

We'll go on walks and play all day!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Dylan is a very caring, loving and comforting person. He's someone you can always count on. I'm not just saying this because I'm his mother, it's simply th... (more)"

8. Adam

Dogs are the best part of me

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Adam did a great job taking care of Lexus. He made sure to keep her happy by taking her out for walks and playing with her. He sent regular photos as well. (more)"

9. Melynda

High energy & passionate pet lover!

Broad Rock, Richmond, VA, 23224

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

1 repeat client

"One of my dogs, has physical limitations, and Melynda has been able to take great care of my precious baby. My other dog is very high energy and she is able ... (more)"

10. Madison

Very experienced w/ Dogs

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Madison is a animal lover at heart! My dog can't wait to see her. There is no other person I would trust to care for my dog but Madison!! (more)"

11. Kimberly

Never met a dog I didn't fall for!!

Maury, Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting

About: Hello, I'm Kimberly! Welcome to my pet sitting services at Luckydog-USA! I offer pet sitting in your home (I currently do not offer boarding in ... (more)

12. Sarah

Snuggles and playtime for all!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah has got to be the most passionate, loving, and caring person I've ever met when it comes to taking care of dogs. I can not understate her ability to ma... (more)"

13. Meghin

Your dogs new best friend

Stratford Hills, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

5 repeat clients

"Meghin took great care of our dog. She was flexible and easy to communicate with. Luke stayed at her house and had a great time playing with her dog. (more)"

14. Jennifer

Dog sitter/walker available now!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jennifer's family has done dog rescue forever. She has been instrumental in assisting with their care whether it's wound care, eye drops, or dealing with a b... (more)"

15. Meaghan

Extra love for your fur babies

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Meaghan is great! She and Bailey hit it off right away, as did she and I. Meaghan sent pictures and updates throughout the weekend and my house was immacula... (more)"

16. Rebecca

Let Me Love Your Companion Animal!

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hello there! My name is Rebecca, and I would love to care for your companion animal(s). Let me start out by saying that I have grown up with dogs, ... (more)

17. Ashleigh

i'll take your dog for walks.

Woodland Heights, richmond, VA, 23225

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

"Ashleigh grew up loving animals. She grew up knowing the responsibility and compassion behind animal care. There's always been a dog by her side and after a ... (more)"

18. Meredith

Pawsatively Stoked to Meet Your Pup

Cedarhurst, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Meredith loves all animals and has been responsible for many cats & dogs in her lifetime! She will provide you with peace of mind while away from your pets k... (more)"

19. Nikki

Health, fitness, and DOGS!

Forest Hill, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nikki is without a doubt one of the most responsible individuals that I've had the pleasure of meeting. She is also very outgoing, optimistic, and full of li... (more)"

20. Sarah

Will snuggle, play, and go outdoors

Richmond, VA, 23225

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

1 repeat client

"Sarah is my go-to for pet sitting! I always know my kitties are in good hands when I leave them with Sarah for the weekend. She is also good with dogs, s... (more)"

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