House Sitting in Swanson, 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

12 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. Lauren

Master's student at VCU

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 23220

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)"

3. Amanda

I will love your dog like you do!

Scott's Addition, Richmond, VA, 23230

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have been lucky enough to have a dog in my life since I was 17. Until about a year ago, I had two! I lost my first baby to cancer last year and ... (more)

4. Megan

I'll <3 your dog as much as you do!

Upper Shockoe Valley, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"Megan has been my dearest, longest, and truest friend since 1997! As long as I've known her, she has always owned a pet and took immense care of them. Her mo... (more)"

5. 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)"

6. Meredith

Small dog owner, all dog lover <3

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

2 repeat clients

"AMAZING experience with Meredith. Meredith house sat/ puppy sat my two dogs last minute when my husband and I went out of town for a week after other plans h... (more)"

7. Maryn

stress free staycation for your pet

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

24 repeat clients

"Meryn did a wonderful job taking care of our sweet girl. She was excellent at handling multiple medication needs and sent pictures every day. We felt our Bos... (more)"

8. 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)"

9. Madeline

Got a mutual love with all animals!

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I am a pet owner with a background in animal welfare. I worked at the Richmond SPCA for 3 years where I did close to a thousand adoptions as an adoption coun... (more)"

10. Hannah

Must Love Mutts

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Always tentative having to leave my dogs with someone but this time using Rover I found a great match. Not only did Hannah give me updates throughout my time... (more)"

11. Katie

"Dog person" is an understatement

The Fan, Richmond , VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Katie was great with our animals. Will use her again (more)"

12. Melynda

High energy & passionate pet lover!

Broad Rock, Richmond, VA, 23224

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

"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)"

13. Emily

Feline & all animals friendly!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: Full time college student with flexible schedule! Have had a diverse range of loving animals in my life from labs to a sphynx cat to reptiles and b... (more)

14. Sarah

Will snuggle, play, and go outdoors

Richmond, VA, 23225

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

About: I have had dogs since I was a young child and have had my own since I was nineteen. I have experience with behavioral training and positive reenfor... (more)

15. Chris

Dog Walker Extraordinaire

Maymont, Richmond , VA, 23220

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

11 repeat clients

"We cannot say enough good things about Chris! This was our first time booking a dog sitter and it could not have gone any better! Chris and Dublin hit it off... (more)"

16. Nicolas

Veteran Giant dog-owner&pet-sitter

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Covered by Rover's Protection Package* All my life I have had 2 or more dogs in my home and have pet-sat/ dog-walked informally for 10-20 family ... (more)

17. Bambi

LovingCaretaker 4 your FurryFamily

Old Town Manchester, Richmond, VA, 23224

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

1 repeat client

"Came home to a happy puppy, thanks Bambi (more)"

18. 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)

19. Arianna

Dogs aren't just pets, their family

Richmond, VA, 23234

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

1 repeat client

"Best pet sitter ever! Arianna really makes it her mission to get to know your dogs on a personal level - which may sound super cheesy but we treat our pets l... (more)"

20. Michael

Guy who enjoys fun more than Fido!

North Chesterfield, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michael's calm, gentle, patient demeanor has always made him fast friends with animals. My family has relied on him to take care of our dogs many times over ... (more)"

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