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. 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

4 repeat clients

"Sarah Jean is great communicator, fantastic photographer :) and a joy to work with with! It is so nice to know she is loving and caring for our pups and kitt... (more)"

2. Chelsea

Making "fetch" happen

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hello! I have two family dogs, and three cats of my own, all rescues! Adopting my furbabies is what led me to discover my passion for animal welfar... (more)

3. Abby

Reliable and Experienced

Oakwood, RICHMOND, VA, 23223

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Abby is the best part of my dogs' day every day she visits! The high level of care that Abby puts forth every visit is invaluable to me. I know Abby loves... (more)"

4. Danielle

Fenced in back yard and avid runner

Jackson Ward, Richmond, VA, 23219

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

About: I love to run and hike and would love a doggie companion. I want a dog of my own but will be relocating abroad in a few years and could not take o... (more)

5. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

19 repeat clients

"Chandler was great! Not even a snow storm stopped him from dropping in on our babies! He was very accommodating with the weather and flight changes. We would... (more)"

6. Kristen

Dog owner, full-time walker, active

The Fan, richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kristen Somers is the best dog sitter my family has ever had! Our dog can be impatient and rowdy sometimes but she always handles her in a professional manne... (more)"

7. Carter

lots of belly rubs and running

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Carter has dog sat for me several times in the past. She takes wonderful care of my dog, follows directions regarding the dogs schedule and walks my dog as ... (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

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. Michael

Let me help you love them!

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michael was great with our dog....she was licking his face within minutes of his arrival to meet her and that is unusual. We had warned Michael that she migh... (more)"

10. Anne

I love dogs, and other animals!

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Anne has always been a responsible dog owner. She currently has two dogs one Malteese and a rescue Boxer. She takes time to train her dogs so that they are e... (more)"

11. Sarah

Fun in the Fan for Furry Friends!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Sarah was great with our little guy! We will definitely be using her again! (more)"

12. Ashley

I would love to spoil your pup!

Museums, Richmond, VA, 23220

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Ashley was great and was flexible with my short notice schedule. (more)"

Available this weekend
13. 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)"

14. Kayla

Kayla's Dog Parlour

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

1 repeat client

About: Hey! I'm Kayla and I am a 21 year old dog fanatic! Alas, I do not have one of my own as my boyfriend likes to have one pet at a time. We do have a ... (more)

15. Amber E. and Tori

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

About: Hi, I'm Amber! I have 6 years of experience working in pet care. I have previously worked at pet care facilitys, and veterinary hospitals along wit... (more)

16. Laura

Dog-loving law student!

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Could not be more pleased with Laura pet sitting for our puppy!! She responded to our request quickly and was able to provide drop in visits on short notice.... (more)"

17. 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)"

18. Cody

I've always been an animal lover!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Cody was a great cat-sitter during our weekend away! We were so relieved to find someone on short notice that we trusted with the kitties. We recommend him f... (more)"

19. Emma

Teacher by day, dog mom by night

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

10 repeat clients

"Emma was a wonderful weekend cat-sitter! This was our first time having her check-in on our two kitties and we absolutely appreciate her responsiveness, flex... (more)"

20. Robbie

I'm a pretty cool pet pal

Richmond, VA, 23220

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

3 repeat clients

"Robbins was great. He is very friendly and took great pics of the dogs while I was away. (more)"

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