House Sitting in Upper Shockoe Valley, Richmond, VA

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

1. Bryony

Love all animals of all shapes and

Richmond, VA, 23075

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Bryony is very kind and responsible. She won't just walk/feed your animals, she will truly care for them. I've always been very pleased with how she has take... (more)"

2. Amber

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 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)"

3. 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)"

4. Lauren

Master's student at VCU

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I volunteer at a local shelter where I come in contact with dogs of all shapes & personalities. I'm familiar with dog walking and have done overnig... (more)

5. Walker

Responsible, fun loving dog lover!

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Had walker let out our dogs on vacation two days worth of 3 a days and our dogs loved her! Can't say enough how awesome and prompt she was in taking care of ... (more)"

6. Curt

Energetic Friend of All Dogs

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

3 repeat clients

"Curt is one of the most gentle and loving people I know. The dog he and my best friend adopted together is so well adjusted, well behaved, fun, playful, cute... (more)"

7. Christine

aspiring professional dog cuddler

Bellevue, Richmond, VA, 23227

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Christine was everything I wanted for my peace of mind. She did everything I asked, e.g. water house plants, leave keys where I asked, made Penny happy, pos... (more)"

8. Chris

Dog Walker Extraordinaire

Maymont, Richmond , VA, 23220

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

10 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)"

9. Nick & Katie

Responsible Newlywed Animal Lovers

The Museum District, Richmond , VA, 23221

House Sitting, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Nick and Katie are the best!!! (more)"

10. Corey

experienced petsitter for hire

The Fan, RIchmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Corey was an outstanding dog sitter while we were out of town. She was attentive to Kai's schedule and sent me messages every time she went over to let me kn... (more)"

11. 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)"

12. Maryn

stress free staycation for your pet

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

23 repeat clients

"Maryn was wonderful with our pup, Bentley! She made sure to send a lot of pictures to let us know how he was doing while we were away, and when we came home ... (more)"

13. 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)"

14. Meghin

Love all types of dogs

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Meghin is one of the only people I would leave my dog with and know that she will be loved every second that they're together. She loves dogs more than peopl... (more)"

15. Meredith

Small dog owner, all dog lover <3

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

1 repeat client

"Meredith was wonderful! She was so prompt and attentive to any concern I had during my time away from Ruby, and vice versa she let me know of issues right a... (more)"

16. Lauren

Nursing student who loves animals!

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"I have known Lauren for over five years and she is a very realiable, smart, and honest person. She has taken care of my cats on multiple occassions and she h... (more)"

17. Charly

Professional Belly Rubber

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Charly is such a responsible dog owner of her own I would expect nothing but the best while caring for other people's dogs! I have had great personal experie... (more)"

18. Katie

"Dog person" is an understatement

The Fan, Richmond , VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Katie was amazing! We were so comfortable having her stay with our boys (Otis and Peanut.) She sent us photos and kept us updated on their outings. This was ... (more)"

19. Laura

A dog is my spirit animal

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

3 repeat clients

"Laura was really wonderful. I feel as if she really worked to connect with Tulip. Tulip seemed healthy and happy after the visit, and my house was immacula... (more)"

20. Amanda

I've Been With Dogs My Whole Life

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: There was never been a time in my life when I or my family haven't had at least one dog, and most of the time, we have had quite a few. Starting ar... (more)

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