House Sitting in The Museum District, Richmond, VA

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

1. Amber E. and Tori

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

19 repeat clients

"Amber was perfect while keeping simba while we were away! She sent pictures every day and I was never worried that he was stressed or not being taken care of... (more)"

2. Kim

Home is where the dog is!!!!

Powhite Park, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

13 repeat clients

"Kim was exceptional. I planned a vacation the week of July 4th, and my normal kennel was booked. I decided I would try Rover, but the first sitter unfortun... (more)"

3. Marlowe

Active PT student, dog FANATIC

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Marlowe watched my 3 year old boxer/pitbull mix and my 12 week old pitbull/lab mix while I went out of town for 4 nights and 5 days. My dogs were well taken ... (more)"

4. Lauren

Master's student at VCU

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 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. Alli

At Your Bark & Call pet care!

The Fan, richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Alli was wonderful, easy to communicate with, was super forgiving when I showed up to our meet-and-greet late, and sent me several pictures of my pups! I won... (more)"

6. Jessica

luxurious doggie love!

Sauer's Gardens, Richmond, VA, 23230

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Jessica was very responsive to any questions while she was watching our dogs! They seemed very happy when we got home! I would definitely consider booking he... (more)"

7. Morgan

Training AND Medical Experience!

Henrico, VA, 23228

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Morgan took excellent care of our dog while we were away! She's been our first dog sitter off of Rover and we couldn't be happier with how things went. Defin... (more)"

8. Nicole

keep your dog active and happy!

Shockoe Slip, Richmond, VA, 23219

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

1 repeat client

About: I'm new to the area of Richmond, and I home full time. I do volunteer work at the Richmond Animal League weekly with their dog crew. I love all dog... (more)

9. Meredith

Let me watch your furry friend!

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Meredith always watches my french bulldog pup when I go out of town. She is very diligent and took him out for walks very frequently throughout the day. She ... (more)"

10. Tyler

Experienced Trainer -Flexible Schd!

Forest View, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Oh gosh - where do I even start?! Tyler is incredible, to say the least. Kind, caring, trustworthy and understands dogs, and their quirks, on a deep leve... (more)"

11. Megan

Energetic animal lover!

Byrd Park, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"I have 2.5 pets (Two dogs, Baja and Shelby, and a son). Megan has cared for my animals as if they were her own. Not only does she have unconditional love for... (more)"

12. Adam

Dogs are the best part of me

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"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)"

13. Marie

Experienced Pet Sitter

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"She was awesome. Had a few hiccups with the dogs behavior(nothing she could have done). Marie handled it perfectly. Would reccommend 100% !! (more)"

14. Emma

All around pet care!

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I am an active college student and experienced dog owner. I grew up with all kinds of pets and currently own an extra large dog and three cats. ... (more)

15. Katy

Lots of love to give!!!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katy could not have been a better fit for our fluff balls! We received pictures of their outings, check in texts, and our pups were so happy when we returned... (more)"

16. Rachel

Girl with a passion for all animals

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Rachel was extremely flexible and updated me regularly with pictures and status with my dog. She even stuck around late to let me into my house when the airl... (more)"

17. Maria

I'll pay attention to your pup!

Colonial Place, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Maria loves dogs and dogs love her. She is gentle and loving with them, but at the same time always uses positive reinforcement to help keep the attention of... (more)"

18. Morgan

Will selfie with your dog!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Morgan is the best dog sitter ever! We have used her several times and have been thrilled with her excellence. She is attentive to the needs of our elderly d... (more)"

19. Shelby

Your pup's new running pal!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Shelby was excellent. She kept in frequent touch with us to give us updates and confirm care instructions. Darwin often has accidents and we came home to n... (more)"

20. Lien

VCU Student w lots of love for dogs

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Lien took the best care of my baby boy during weekdays when I was working full time. She took him on long walks around Byrd Park and made sure he was loved u... (more)"

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In The Museum District, Richmond, VA, dog lovers trust Rover.com for their house sitting needs. Over 663 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in Richmond, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5 stars. Booking house sitting in The Museum District can be incredibly affordable, no matter what price range you're looking for. Curious about what it might cost to book house sitting in Richmond on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before reaching out and beginning a conversation with a sitter.

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