House Sitting in Upper Shockoe Valley, Richmond, VA

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

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1. Cat Verified Background CheckRover 101

Get Cat to take care of your dog!

Southern Barton Heights, Richmond, VA, 23222

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

"We recently took a two week vacation, and found Cat on Rover. We were worried because Gator deals with anxiety. Cat took excellent care of Gator and our home, … (more)"

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2. Eleanor Verified Enhanced Background Check

All pets deserve love!

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

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

"Eleanor was incredibly kind to my three pets - two dogs and a ornery, special needs cat. She was also very good at communicating and collaborating with me to h… (more)"

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3. Zoe Verified Enhanced Background Check

Trainer & Health Pro Dog/Cat/Parrot

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

About: Woof! My name is Zoe and I'd love to be your new petsitter! As an endurance runner, experienced rescue animal trainer, and health professional stu… (more)

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4. Simmy Verified Background Check

Responsible and Caring Sitter

Forest Hill Terrace, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

About: Great experiences for all furriends! I enjoy meeting pet families and helping owners feel good about their pets while they are away. I love my family… (more)

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5. Alex Verified Background Check

Friendly Fun for your Furry Friend!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alex did a great job with all of our animals and provided lots of pictures! She was really responsive and professional and our pets seemed very well taken care… (more)"

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6. Mk Verified Background Check

Richmond SPCA-trained animal lover

Chimborazo, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I would absolutely recommend Mary Kristen as a dog walker. MK has been a pet owner and animal lover her entire life, living in homes and caring for dogs, cats … (more)"

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7. Mariam Verified Enhanced Background Check

Experience animal tech and sitter!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Miriam was very responsive and provided ongoing updates on my two dogs while I was away for a long weekend. Prior to my trip, she took the time to get to know … (more)"

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8. Sydney Verified Background Check

Let me spoil your pets!

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sydney was absolutely wonderful. She stayed at my apartment for the day with my quite mischievous puppy. Sydney kept me up to date, was very respectful, and in… (more)"

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9. Emily Verified Background Check

Animal care taker and dog walker

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Emily is a natural with dogs and cats. They seem to be drawn to her. She is very responsible and she follows any instructions that she is given for taking care… (more)"

10. Margo Verified Enhanced Background Check

Active, loving, dog's best friend

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

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

"Margo was great! We could tell Max was really happy with her. She sent us lots of pictures of him being cuddly and playing fetch in our back yard! We will defi… (more)"

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11. Elizabeth Verified Background Check

Hello, I'm Elizabeth!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Elizabeth is very responsible and has a lot of experience taking care of animals. I always trust her with my animals, and would recommend her to anyone in need… (more)"

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12. Katelyn Verified Background Check

Your fur baby will be in good paws!

Carytown, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katelyn was perfect! Immediately put us at ease during the meet-n’-greet and was great with our two pups! Very communicative before, during, and after her stay… (more)"

13. Heather Verified Background Check

Energetic playmate for your pup!

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Heather was very responsive to messages and sent us pictures during the stay to put our minds at ease. We came back to a tidy house and happy dog. We would rec… (more)"

14. Brenton Verified Enhanced Background Check

Super flexible sched w/ experience!

Randolph, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brenton was the perfect house/pet sitter-super professional and responsible, punctual, friendly, great vibe with the animals, left the house spotless, great co… (more)"

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15. Ashley Verified Background Check

10 Years Experience-4 paws up!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23219

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ashley was great. She took care of our pups for a week while we were out of town. During our meet and greet it was clear she understands dog behavior and our m… (more)"

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16. Sophia Verified Enhanced Background Check

Trust the Best with Your Pets :)

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sophia has been a great and dependable caregiver. She treats every pet like it is her own. I especially love her attention to detail when it comes to the needs… (more)"

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17. Benjamin Verified Background Check

Would love to help out!

Woodville, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"I am a dog-owner and friend of Ben's. In every interaction he's had with my dog and others, he is fun, patient, friendly, and attentive. He is a dog magnet, as… (more)"

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18. Connor Verified Background Check

Experienced & Affordable!

Shockoe Slip, Richmond, VA, 23219

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

"LEFT ALIAH WITH CONNER FOR AN EXTENDED PERIOD OF TIME & EVEN THOUGH HE WAS NEW TO ALIAH SHE SEEMED AT EASE WITH HIM ON THEIR MEET & GREET & SHE WASN'T THE L… (more)"

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19. Brittany Verified Background Check

Animal friend to Spoil your Furball

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"I can’t say enough positive things about Brittany! She was so professional and positive, and communicated frequently about what was going on with our pups. She… (more)"

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20. Aki Verified Background CheckRover 101

Masked up and ready for anything!

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Aki was a very attentive sitter, who was proactive about communication. I came home to a happy pup and a well-cared for home. Thank you Aki! (more)"

Dog lovers in Upper Shockoe Valley, Richmond, VA love house sitters on Rover.com. Over 663 pet owners have reviewed house sitters on Rover in Richmond, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5 stars. No matter what your price range is, you might be surprised to learn how affordable house sitting in Richmond can be when you book with Rover. Wondering how much it might cost to book house sitting? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before contacting a house sitter near you.

Never beg a friend to watch your dog again. With Rover, you can find your the perfect Upper Shockoe Valley house sitter in seconds. When you book house sitting on Rover, your dog will enjoy a loving, relaxing stay in their own home. If you're looking for care for pets other than dogs, you can find a pet sitter who offers care for cats, caged pets, and even horses. No matter what, you'll know that your pet is getting loving care. By removing common pet care obstacles, Rover ensures dogs nationwide are happy and well-cared for even when their human is away, and empowers dog lovers to live happy and fulfilling lives. Founded on the belief that everyone should have the opportunity to experience the unconditional love of a dog, Rover makes it easy for you to reach trusted house sitters in Upper Shockoe Valley, Richmond who can provide the care your dog needs, when they need it.

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Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in Upper Shockoe Valley, Richmond donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Richmond.

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