House Sitting In VCU, Richmond, VA

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

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1. Felicia

Groomer and Trainer= loving pup pro

Edgewood, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Felicia was fantastic! I truly can’t say enough good things. She was super sweet with my very rowdy dog and handled his excitement with ease. She sent me lot... (more)"

2. Chandler

Young, energetic, ready to go

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Chandler was great -- he was quick to respond, easy to communicate with, and sent pictures of our pup everyday. I think everything went smoothly, and I'm sur... (more)"

3. Bree

Your pet's new BFF

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We cannot recommend Bree enough! She is so sweet and responsible and took such wonderful take of our two old guys. She comes prepared when you meet her, taki... (more)"

4. Jonathan

Motivated, caring, animal sitter

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jonathan was amazing! It was the first time that I left my babies with someone other than family for an extended amount of time and I was nervous, he came to... (more)"

5. Kelley

The Mary Poppins of the Pet-Set!

The Diamond, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting

"Kelley was great with my critters - two dogs & one terrible cat. I think she might have even made friends with the cat, which is a near-impossible task. I wi... (more)"

6. Meredith

Pawsatively Stoked to Meet Your Pup

Cedarhurst, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Meredith is great! Rigby loves when she comes over to house it. She sends plenty of pictures and updates and is very good with dogs. (more)"

7. Bekka

Animal Lover

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Bekka B is an awesome caregiver for pets. She has a great connection with pets of all types. Spending time with dogs is one of the great joys in her life and... (more)"

8. Kirsten

Flexible work schedule

Colonial Place, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kirsten is an animal lover and has 2 small house dogs of her own. She is very responsible and dependable. The only danger with hiring her is she might dogn... (more)"

9. Elizabeth

Let me treat your dog like my own!

Upper Shockoe Valley, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"Elizabeth is the best with my dog Moose. He is a mastiff and so at times he can be a handful, but that doesn’t bother her. He is always excited every time th... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
10. Lauren

Nurse who loves animals!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

11. Kayla

I will totally chase squirrels!!

Malvern Gardens, Richmond, VA, 23221

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

"Kayla is so loving and attentive; I trust her with my pets because I know she will devote the same amount of care as I would to them. She is amazing with rem... (more)"

12. Marlowe

Active PT student, dog FANATIC

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Marlowe watched my 3 year old boxer/pitbull mix and my 12 week old pitbull/lab mix while I went out of town for 4 nights and 5 days. My dogs were well taken ... (more)"

13. Allison

Love to see each dog's personality!

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Allison is known to her peers and former employers as an extremely reliable and focused individual. I truly believe she is an asset to whomever she is workin... (more)"

14. Tyler

A good dog is a happy dog.

Woodland Heights, Richmond, VA, 23225

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

"The best I will recommend his services any time my baby’s was very happy a very professional person (more)"

15. Alli

At your Bark & Call pet care!

The Fan, richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alli was incredible! This was the first time we've left our dog when going on a trip longer than a couple of days, so I was obviously nervous. Between her g... (more)"

16. Glencora

Excited to meet your best friend!

Chimborazo, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Glencora has watched my 11 year old dog Benny many times, and though he is funny with people at first, he warmed up to her and they have become good friends ... (more)"

17. Sammi

Unconditional love for your dogs!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sammi was great with Bo and Lilli and communicated throughout the day with me about their activities! She asked great questions about the specifics of their ... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
18. Olivia

I’ll run with your dog :)

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Olivia is great with dogs and very responsible. She did a great job taking care of my dogs, and you can tell she really enjoys her job! (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
19. Shelby

Animal lover ready to help you!

Old Town Manchester, Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Shelby was absolutely wonderful! Our dog is nervous around new people and doesn't always do so well when we go away. She was patient and worked with his need... (more)"

20. Kelsey

Let me love your pup like my own!!

Upper Shockoe Valley, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"I just moved to Richmond maybe three weeks when I landed in the hospital needing surgery. I contacted Kelsey and told her my situation. I was more worried th... (more)"

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4) Enjoy your trip

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