Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Southwood, Richmond, VA

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

1. Rachel

I want to walk your Dog!<3

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 20119

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

About: I grew up on a lot of land as a kid so of course I have had some pets. I had a black lab named Abby that I fed, loved, and bathed for 13 years. I w... (more)

Available this weekend
2. Jeannie

Compassionate Dog Lover

Henrico, VA, 23231

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: As a teacher I am trusted with human children all day. I say this so you know I am educated, patient, flexible, and honest. I love what I do and ha... (more)

3. Sammi

Passionate dog enthusiast!

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23219

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sammi always takes the best care of my coon hound, Ellie. She sends me pictures every day so I can see that Ellie is doing well and always has a lot to tell ... (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
4. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

4 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)"

5. Cindy

I love spoiling your dogs!

North Chesterfield, VA, 23235

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Cindy was amazing with my cat Anna. Anna is an older kitty and needs some extra tlc, including meds and encouragement to eat well. I was very distressed to l... (more)"

6. Samantha

Happy, fun, active and adventurous

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23219

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

2 repeat clients

About: I absolutely love all animals and have been working with them throughout my life. I worked on farms when I was younger with a variety of large anim... (more)

7. Renai

Active, urban dog lover!

Shockoe Slip, Richmond, VA, 23219

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We have a full house of furry kids but everyone was quite content when we got home. So, I know they had a great weekend with Renai looking after them. She se... (more)"

8. Joseph

Bike rider, tea drinker, dog lover.

Carillon, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: Hey y'all! I'm a Richmonder living in the Carillon neighborhood -- close to and familiar with the Dogwood Dell Dog Park -- Barker Field. I have ex... (more)

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
9. Diana

Loving Pet Sitter

Malvern Gardens, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

About: My name is Diana and I am, of course, a pet lover! I have one dog and one cat of my own :) My cat, Oliver, lives at my parents home (I didn't want ... (more)

10. Sarah Jean

Happy to be the "crazy dog lady"!

Church Hill North, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"We needed someone in a rush for the holidays and in my first time using Rover I found Sarah Jean; she was exactly who we needed to watch over our kitties. We... (more)"

11. Sarah

Army wife with flexible schedule

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

2 repeat clients

"Great service especially on such short notice! (more)"

12. Schyller

Active, Trustworthy, and Flexible!!

Northrop, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client
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About: Growing up with a pet friendly family I was able to learn at an early age that all lives are to be respected and loved unconditionally. From puppie... (more)

13. Stacy

Positive, Energetic, Outgoing

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

4 repeat clients

"Stacy was wonderful and very professional! She sent pictures of our dog on their walk and was quick with communication. We would definitely use her services ... (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
14. Elizabeth

Honest, trustworthy, and SO loving

Richmond, VA, 23236

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

3 repeat clients

"Elizabeth responded almost immediately to my request. Her communication and flexibility are superb. I was introduced to Elizabeth's friend, Leslie, who would... (more)"

15. Katie

"Dog person" is an understatement

The Fan, Richmond , VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Katie was exceptional watching my two dogs. She cared for them like her own. Repeat customer for sure. (more)"

16. Lauren

Master's student at VCU

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I volunteer at a local shelter where I come in contact with dogs of all shapes & personalities. I'm familiar with dog walking and have done overnig... (more)

17. Amanda

I've Been With Dogs My Whole Life

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: There was never been a time in my life when I or my family haven't had at least one dog, and most of the time, we have had quite a few. Starting ar... (more)

18. Arianna

Dogs aren't just pets, their family

Richmond, VA, 23234

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

1 repeat client

"Arianna loves animals more than any other person I know. She is very compassionate and will cater to all of your pets' needs. She will make your pet a priori... (more)"

19. Nylah

Caring for animals is my passion.

North Chesterfield, VA, 23234

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Growing up, I've never been without a dog (or any animal for that matter). My care for animals is immense and for as long as I can remember, I've... (more)

20. Stefanie

Responsible and Reliable

Forest Hill Terrace, Richmond , VA, 23225

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"The kind of sitter that would dive in front of a car to save an animal. We wouldn't hesitate to trust her with our dog but with also with our home. (more)"

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