House Sitting in The Museum District, Richmond, VA

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1. Marlowe

Dog lover, will run with dog

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I'm one of Marlowe's closest friends and that comes with a large price. By that, I mean that a large part of my my time spent with her (particularly in publi... (more)"

2. 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)"

3. Amber

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Amber was very thorough and attentive to detail; just what you need when you are leaving your beloved fur baby behind. Amber communicated well and took great... (more)"

4. 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)"

5. Josephine

U of R student and animal-lover!

University Of Richmond, University of Richmond, VA, 23173

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hello! My name is Josephine, and I'm a rising senior majoring in Biology and Leadership studies at University of Richmond. I will be staying in Ric... (more)

6. Kim

Home is where the dog is!!!!

Powhite Park, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

12 repeat clients

"Kim watched our two puggles, Penny and Wilson, at our home recently. She visited us in advance to meet the dogs (and us), and we could tell immediately how m... (more)"

7. Ashlee

I'll run with your dog

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ashlee has dog sat for me multiple times.. She never fails to properly care for my dog and she is very reliable and trustworthy! I recommend her for anyone l... (more)"

8. Madeline

Got a mutual love with all animals!

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Madeline was great! She was super convenient and flexible and her communication was awesome. She took great care of the dogs and sent us pictures each day, a... (more)"

9. 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)"

10. Amber

Amber's Menagerie

Virginia Union, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

About: My day-job is Lead Admissions Counselor at a local no-kill rescue. I am looking to supplement my income by watching furry friends in the evenings a... (more)

11. Sarah

Fan-imal lover

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Sarah is an amazing house- and dog-sitter. She is very professional and communicative, and she sends lots of photos. I'd definitely recommend her and will be... (more)"

12. 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)"

13. Morgan

Experienced Dog Trainer and Sitter

Henrico, VA, 23228

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Morgan is absolutely the best person to have watch your dog! She is so caring and loves all dogs. She's been a dog trainer for 8 years and I have come to her... (more)"

14. Meghan

Big/small/short/tall-I luv 'em all!

Richmond, VA, 23226

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

10 repeat clients

"We have used Meghan several times (she's actually the only person we have used). She makes going out of town stress free. Our puppy loves her and we love her... (more)"

15. Hannah

Must Love Mutts

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

16. Courtney

Dog Auntie MVP

Henrico, VA, 23228

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

"Courtney has been taking care of my three-year-old Cavalier, Jax since he was a puppy. He loves when he gets to hangout with her for a day or weekend.Not onl... (more)"

17. Mollie

Let me take care of your furbabies!

Richmond, VA, 23230

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Mollie took excellent care of my pets and my house while I was away. My dog cornered a stray cat and had a bit of a fight and Mollie handled the whole thing ... (more)"

18. Maryn

stress free staycation for your pet

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

25 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)"

19. Diana

Loving Pet Sitter

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

8 repeat clients

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)

Available this weekend
20. Czarina

DogLover

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

About: I have three dogs back at home and I miss them dearly. I had the fortunate opportunity to dog-sit a beautiful golden retriever overnight this weeke... (more)

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