Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Upper Shockoe Valley, Richmond, VA

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

Confirmed Holiday Availability
1. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

45 repeat clients

"Chandler is so great. I am often on the road - and sometimes last minute. Trust-worthy, reliable, flexible, and my cat is one of his biggest fans, too! :-) (more)"

Available this weekend
2. Sarah Jean

The Wonderful Wizard of Paws! :)

Church Hill North, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

8 repeat clients

"Sarah was amazing! Such a welcoming spirit I instantly felt safe with her taking care of my two dogs while I was out of town. Lots of pictures and updates ??... (more)"

3. Kayla

Kayla's Dog Parlour

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

2 repeat clients

"Kayla was perfect for our extended stay, our cat Jasper obviously loved her visits and she kept us updated all the time. She went above and beyond several ti... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
4. Cody

I've always been an animal lover!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

12 repeat clients

"Cody did a great job taking care of my two cats. It was very easy to communicate using this app. He was very quick when writing back. I loved his constant pi... (more)"

5. Christine

Work-from-home sitter/walker/runner

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

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

1 repeat client

"Christine is obviously a big animal lover and even saw the best in some of my more difficult pets. She gave me pictures and updates after each visit. She e... (more)"

6. Alyssa

Home Full-Time to love your pup!

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Alyssa has been great!!! She is so sweet with our puppy and has been very flexible with some changes that have come up in our schedule! (more)"

Available this weekend
7. Schyller

Active, Trustworthy, and Flexible!!

Northrop, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Schyller is so lovely and reliable. She communicates throughout the stay and sends pictures. It is such a relief to find a reliable, responsible sitter. Noth... (more)"

8. Laura

Dog-loving law student!

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Laura was extremely accommodating to a lengthy last minute business trip I had to leave for. She was timely, communicated well, and sent me pictures of my f... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
9. Amber E. and Tori

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

35 repeat clients

"So happy to have come across Amber. We were in a pinch to have our injured pup checked in on while at work. Amber took great care of our puppy, sent pictures... (more)"

10. Lauren

Nursing student who loves animals!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Lauren is such a great pet sitter! I have booked her multiple times and it has always gone very smoothly. Plus she sends pictures and keeps you updated! (more)"

11. Shelby

Flexible, responsible dog lover

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

2 repeat clients

"Shelby took wonderful care of my two kittties. She came by and checked on them and when I got back home, my kitties acted like I had only been gone for a cou... (more)"

12. Neena

Will take dogs on energizing walks!

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Neena was amazing! She was so caring and patient with our 9 week old puppy who can be more than a little crazy!! She was also reliable and very timely, we wo... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
13. Christopher

Safety & Comfort for your dog(s)

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Christopher used to dog sit for me when I lived back in Richmond and he is the best. I've used him multiple times. He's very reliable and conscientious. My d... (more)"

14. Sarah

I'll love them like you do!

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

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

4 repeat clients

"I'm so glad Norbert had a friend while we were out of town! Thank you for keeping him company (more)"

Confirmed Christmas Availability
15. Olivia

I’ll run with your dog :)

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Olivia was so great! She agreed to watch Gator last minute, and she was very flexible and understanding. She loved my dog immediately and took great care of ... (more)"

16. Yanna

Woof! I can hear your pup's call!

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Yanna will please you with her natural ability to go above and beyond your expectations. Not only is she responsible and reliable, she is a natural with anim... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
17. Rebecca

Loving Care for Dogs and Cats!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Rebecca was great! (more)"

18. Marianne

Work-from-home, reliable dog lover

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

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

3 repeat clients

"Niko seemed to have a nice time with Marianne. She is super nice, flexible and I plan on hiring her again and again! (more)"

19. Rachel

Girl with a passion for all animals

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Great with Tiny loved her and she clearly loves animals. She took him for a walk and played with him when I had a long day at work. Would recommend to anyone. (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
20. Sarah

Snuggles and playtime for all!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Sarah did an amazing job with snuggles. She kept me updated on her visits and even sent pictures. I will definitely use her again. (more)"

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