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.

Available this weekend
1. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

39 repeat clients

"Chandler was great! We were apprehensive about letting someone into our home and nervous about leaving our new pup, but both were no stress with Chandler! He... (more)"

2. Cody

I've always been an animal lover!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

Drop-In Visits

11 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)"

Available this weekend
3. 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

5 repeat clients

"After finding out our pup had 2 torn ACLs the day before we left for Europe, we nearly canceled our trip. I talked with Sarah Jean about the medicine/care he... (more)"

4. Amber E. and Tori

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

24 repeat clients

"Amber was absolutely wonderful and we will certainly hire her again! This was our first time with a cat sitter outside of family and she made us feel complet... (more)"

5. Carly

always available for your pups!!

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Carly has always been a huge dog person and there isn't a dog out there that doesn't love her! She took care of my sheltie when I was away because I knew I c... (more)"

6. Samantha

Flexible schedule and local

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Samantha did an amazing job watching my rescue over the weekend. She’s responsible and was so easy to work with throughout the entire process. She gave me pe... (more)"

7. Megan

Flexible Schedule! Love to walk!

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"We called Megan sit for our two Jack Russells ,as a last minute emergency fill in. She did a outstanding job. She was very attentive and our “babies”loved he... (more)"

8. Leah

Best Dog Butt Scratcher Around!

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Leah and I lived together for 6 months and between the two of us had three cats. One of her cats was 18 and required a lot of hands on care and strict schedu... (more)"

9. 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)"

10. Jordyn

I love dogs so much!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Jordyn has worked for my dog walking business for a few years now, at Dog Walkers of NOVA LLC. She's very dependable, trustworthy and great with animals. I'v... (more)"

11. Emma

Teacher by day, dog mom by night

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

11 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)"

12. 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)"

13. Rebecca

Loving Care for Dogs and Cats!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Rebecca was great! (more)"

Available this weekend
14. Ali

Dog Walking is My Cardio

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Ali is a life-long dog lover! I would trust her to look after my sweet pups (and I have in the past) anytime! She always makes sure they are happy, health... (more)"

15. Alyssa

Home Full-Time to love your pup!

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

2 repeat clients

"Alyssa is kind, loving, and absolutely incredible with dogs of all breeds! I could not have asked for a better dog sitter and walker for the times that I hav... (more)"

16. Meghin

Your dogs new best friend

Richmond, VA, 23224

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

5 repeat clients

"Meghin met my two dogs before her first drop-in visit with my two young rambunctious dogs and they liked her right away as did I. She knows a lot about dogs... (more)"

17. Marlowe

Active PT student, dog FANATIC

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Nobody loves dogs more than Marlowe. She has experience with lots of different types of dogs from fostering them too. I can't recommend her highly enough. ... (more)"

18. Allie

Teacher off for summer - love dogs!

Chimborazo, Richmond, VA, 23223

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Having Allie come by and visit with Midge twice each day made our vacation (more)"

Available this weekend
19. Lauren

Nursing student who loves animals!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Lauren was wonderful! She went above and beyond by bringing in our mail, sending consistent and thorough updates, cleaning up unplanned cat vomit, and keepin... (more)"

Available this weekend
20. 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)"

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