House Sitting in Swansboro, Richmond, VA

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1. Cody

I've always been an animal lover!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Cody was great with Ruby! He was very thorough and hands-on with Ruby, sending pictures of their adventures and sharing if anything was the matter. Everyth... (more)"

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Christmas and New Year
2. Spencer

Experience with nervous dogs.

Malvern Gardens, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Spencer is always professional and takes the time to fill all the specific details my high energy corgi shephard puppy requires. She’s been my go to dog/hous... (more)"

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3. Paige

I'll treat them like my own!

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Paige P. comes with strong recommendation and experience. Being a avid lifelong dog lover, raising her dog Flare (9 yrs old) from 4wks old to present she has... (more)"

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4. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Trustworthy, communicative, and loves animals. What more could you ask for in a pet caregiver?! Chandler stayed in our home for 4 nights. When we gave him th... (more)"

5. Ifeatu

Sick of high costs- hire me :)

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"10/10 would recommend not only for being in the care of my 2 pit bulls but sensing the stress in my messages when another sitter canceled on us last minute a... (more)"

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6. Jess

Available for last minute requests!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jess took care of my baby. She gave us pictures daily. My baby boy looked very happy with Jess on all of the pictures she sent us. I highly recommend Jes... (more)"

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7. Kim

Responsive, Reliable, Respectful.

Powhite Park, Richmond, VA, 23225

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"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)"

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8. Annie

Life-Long Dog Pal - Let's Walk!

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Annie was fantastic! She sent lots of pictures and our house was neat and tidy when we got back. Our critters were definitely in the best of hands! (more)"

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9. Shelby

Animal lover ready to help you!

Old Town Manchester, Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Shelby was amazing! She was so caring and remembered everything important I told her about during the meet and greet. She sent me photos all day and kept me ... (more)"

10. Bree

Your pet's new BFF

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Bree is the best. No other dog sitter compares, recommend with no reservations. She loves on my fuzzy buddy, takes him for lots of walks, and sends me gorgeo... (more)"

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Christmas and New Year
11. Schyller

Active, Trustworthy, and Flexible!!

Northrop, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

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)

12. Ceily

I love other people’s pets!!!!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"While traveling from out of state with our 5 month old puppy I needed a pet sitter for several events over the course of a weekend. I had never used Rover be... (more)"

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13. Erin

Dog lover & outdoor enthusiast!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Erin was amazing!!! I would absolutely recommend her and hope to be able to use her again. In the past, my dog has suffered from anxiety when I am away, so m... (more)"

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14. Charlotte

Empathetic Animal Addict

The Fan, Richmond VA, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Charlotte was very responsive and attentive to Stuggi. She followed all of our instructions to take care of him. She also sent us pictures. He really enjoy... (more)"

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15. Michelle

Engineer, Runner, Dog Lover!

Central Office, Richmond, VA, 23219

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"It’s a very scary thing to leave your house and fur babies with someone you don’t know. That being said as soon as I met Michelle she immediately put me at e... (more)"

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16. Sheila

Compassionate care for your canine!

Upper Shockoe Valley, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"This was my first time utilizing Rover and i will have a hard time not requesting Sheila in the future. Sheila stayed in our home while we were gone for the ... (more)"

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Christmas and New Year
17. Julia

Student who needs her dog fix

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Julia S. was wonderful with Nelson and was/is a great dog sitter. Julia is very communicative and obviously has a love of animals and a sensitivity to their... (more)"

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This weekend
18. Avia

All dogs welcome!

Carytown, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Avia always shows up on time and ready to cater to Sami's needs. She is extremely friendly and professional. I always feel good leaving my dog with her . (more)"

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19. Corinne

Dog lover with a flexible schedule!

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting

"Five star review. Corrine was nothing but professional. After getting through Penny’s anxiety when we leave, Corrine took amazing care of our pup. She was gr... (more)"

20. Carly

always available for your pups!!

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Carly was awesome. She spent the night with Jane and sent me plenty of pictures. Will definetly book her again in the future. (more)"

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