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.

1. Lauren

Nursing student who loves animals!

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Laura was responsive and friendly. She sent me pictures and a quick recap of how her check-in with my cats went. I'd definitely book her again! (more)"

2. Cody

I've always been an animal lover!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Cody did a great job taking care of Roxy while I was out of town. His updates were thorough. Cody will definitely be my "go to" for future vacations and tr... (more)"

3. Yanna

Woof! I can hear your pup's call!

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"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)"

4. Chris

Dog Walker Extraordinaire

Maymont, Richmond , VA, 23220

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

10 repeat clients

"For Auggie's first long trip alone- we were super nervous, but Chris is great! From tons of photos and videos, taking great care of our bun & chinchilla to a... (more)"

5. Ivy

Experienced animal care provider

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

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

1 repeat client

About: My dog Wendy and I have been inseparable for eight long years. I thrive off the joy that it brings me to be around these energetic, loving animals.... (more)

6. Jessica

I work from home and love all pups!

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

1 repeat client

"Jessica is wonderful with our golden retriever! She will walk her, play with her, and take her on doggie outings! She is our go-to pet sitter and Aly loves... (more)"

7. Nikki

Responsible Dog Care-Taker

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nikki is amazing with with my dog! She has been my pet sitter for years and I trust her completely with my Bichon! Bentley always enjoys his walks with her a... (more)"

8. Emily

Carytown Puppy Love

Carytown, Richmond, VA, 23221

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Emily was great! On time and professional. She clearly has a love of animals and I felt very comfortable leaving her with my pet. I highly recommend. (more)"

9. Casey

Animal lover who works around you!!

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Casey is great with pets and super reliable! He has a dog of his own and is so caring towards her--always playing with her, taking her on walks, and making s... (more)"

Available this weekend
10. Sarah Jean

Happy to be the "crazy dog lady"!

Church Hill North, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"We needed someone in a rush for the holidays and in my first time using Rover I found Sarah Jean; she was exactly who we needed to watch over our kitties. We... (more)"

11. Marshall

Adventurous dog loving human!

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Marshall is awesome with my golden retriever, Aly! She loves him and I really like that he will take her on walks and doggie outings so she can get out of t... (more)"

12. Corey

experienced petsitter for hire

The Fan, RIchmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Corey is great! Very attentive and responsive. Took wonderful care of our stubborn hound over a long weekend and was able to entertain him and work around hi... (more)"

13. Samantha

Happy, fun, active and adventurous

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23219

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

2 repeat clients

"Samantha is a gentle, respectful & loving person who has grown up in a household where dogs were always part of the family. The mere sight of a dog walking ... (more)"

14. Nancy

No dog left behind!

Chamberlayne Industrial Center, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

About: I am a young energetic girl who loves animals. I spend my time volunteering at the Stafford SPCA and the RACC. I also live with 2 cuddly cats and c... (more)

15. Leslie

Committed and passionate dog lover!

Scott's Addition, Richmond, VA, 23230

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

1 repeat client

"Leslie did a great job watching our two dogs! She is friendly and easy to work with. It was really nice that she sent updates after each of her visits so we ... (more)"

16. Maryn

stress free staycation for your pet

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

22 repeat clients

"Maryn came out to meet us beforehand, was very responsive to texts, and was great while we were away. We will be going to her first whenever our kitties need... (more)"

17. Abigail

Loving care for puppies of all ages

Oak Grove, Richmond, VA, 23224

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Abigail has on many occasions given care of our dog, Maggie. She has stayed in our home and taken excellent care of our plants and animals. Abigail frequen... (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 exceptional watching my two dogs. She cared for them like her own. Repeat customer for sure. (more)"

19. Sarah

Army wife with flexible schedule

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

1 repeat client

"Great service especially on such short notice! (more)"

20. Casey

Vet Assistant that loves all pets!

Monroe Ward, Richmond , VA, 23219

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Casey took great care of our dogs. She was communicative and sent pictures. She even took them for a walk, which was not expected. I would be happy to have h... (more)"

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