House Sitting In VCU, Richmond, VA

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

Available this weekend
1. Rachel

Girl with a passion for all animals

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I've grown up caring for animals at my aunts farm, and continued with my own animals. I've done an internship at a veterinary hospital for a year, ... (more)

2. Kim

Home is where the dog is!!!!

Powhite Park, Richmond, VA, 23225

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

12 repeat clients

"Thank you so much for watching my crew. It was so nice to know they were well cared for while I was out of the country. Also thank you for being so patient w... (more)"

3. Morgan

Experienced Dog Trainer and Sitter

Henrico, VA, 23228

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Morgan is absolutely the best person to have watch your dog! She is so caring and loves all dogs. She's been a dog trainer for 8 years and I have come to her... (more)"

4. Megan

I'll <3 your dog as much as you do!

Upper Shockoe Valley, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

"Megan has been my dearest, longest, and truest friend since 1997! As long as I've known her, she has always owned a pet and took immense care of them. Her mo... (more)"

5. Lauren

Master's student at VCU

Oregon Hill, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Believe me when I say that you would need to search high and low to find a better pet/house sitter than Lauren. Both dog and house were perfect when we retur... (more)"

Available this weekend
6. Cody

I've always been an animal lover!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Cody watched Miss Dixie so I would go away for the weekend. He sent daily pictures of their adventures and left the house immaculate. I'm going to have him b... (more)"

7. Tracy

Dog Mom Extraordinaire!

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

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

2 repeat clients

"Tracy took excellent care of our senior puppy. She sent several updates and pics throughout every day. We are so thankful that she was available in the last ... (more)"

8. Amber

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Amber was very thorough and attentive to detail; just what you need when you are leaving your beloved fur baby behind. Amber communicated well and took great... (more)"

9. Meredith

Small dog owner, all dog lover <3

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

2 repeat clients

"Meredith was wonderful! She was so prompt and attentive to any concern I had during my time away from Ruby, and vice versa she let me know of issues right a... (more)"

10. Kenzie

Dog Lover and Animal Caregiver!

The Fan, Richmond , VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I recommend Kenzie because she is responsible and really loves dogs! Kenzie takes the best care of her own animals and has helped dog sit for me numerous ti... (more)"

11. Madeline

Got a mutual love with all animals!

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I am a pet owner with a background in animal welfare. I worked at the Richmond SPCA for 3 years where I did close to a thousand adoptions as an adoption coun... (more)"

12. Sarah

Fan-imal lover

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Sarah is an amazing house- and dog-sitter. She is very professional and communicative, and she sends lots of photos. I'd definitely recommend her and will be... (more)"

13. Christine

aspiring professional dog cuddler

Bellevue, Richmond, VA, 23227

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Penny had a great stay with Christine. She went the extra mile to make sure Penny was comfortable with her before we went out of town and then communication... (more)"

14. Maryn

stress free staycation for your pet

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

23 repeat clients

"Maryn is wonderful!!! I received regular updates w/pics of Cody (dog) and both cats!! She took care of them as if they were her own. Cody had loose stools... (more)"

15. Hannah

Must Love Mutts

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Always tentative having to leave my dogs with someone but this time using Rover I found a great match. Not only did Hannah give me updates throughout my time... (more)"

16. Meaghan

Extra love for your fur babies

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Meaghan is great! She and Bailey hit it off right away, as did she and I. Meaghan sent pictures and updates throughout the weekend and my house was immacula... (more)"

Available this weekend
17. Czarina

DogLover

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have three dogs back at home and I miss them dearly. I had the fortunate opportunity to dog-sit a beautiful golden retriever overnight this weeke... (more)

18. Curt

Energetic Friend of All Dogs

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

5 repeat clients

"Curt's quickly become my go to for dog sitting and walking services in Richmond! Lucky to have found him so early on in my relocation! (more)"

19. Melynda

High energy & passionate pet lover!

Broad Rock, Richmond, VA, 23224

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

"One of my dogs, has physical limitations, and Melynda has been able to take great care of my precious baby. My other dog is very high energy and she is able ... (more)"

20. Lauren

Nursing student who loves animals!

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"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)"

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