House Sitting In VCU, Richmond, VA

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

1. Alyssa

Compassionate and Outgoing

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alyssa watched my two dogs during the daily throughout the week for a long while. My doodle was getting older and needed someone to stay with her while I was... (more)"

2. Logan

Frogs n' Dogs

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Logan did a fantastic job watching Finley while I was out of town. Finley is very attached to me, and when I'm gone, is most comfortable staying in my apartm... (more)"

3. Shannon

Animal lover with Vet experience

Carillon, Richmond, VA, 23221

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

4 repeat clients

"Shannon was wonderful with my golden retriever Bentley! She was very professional, asked a lot of great questions during the meet and greet, and made sure to... (more)"

4. 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)"

5. 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)"

6. Meredith

Small dog owner, all dog lover <3

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

1 repeat client
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About: I have had dogs my whole life and helped raise a lot of pups in the family. I am great with young dogs and older dogs. My 12 year old yorkie has ... (more)

7. Chris

Dog Walker Extraordinaire

Maymont, Richmond , VA, 23220

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

10 repeat clients

"We cannot say enough good things about Chris! This was our first time booking a dog sitter and it could not have gone any better! Chris and Dublin hit it off... (more)"

8. Courtney

Dog Auntie MVP

Henrico, VA, 23228

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

"Courtney has been taking care of my three-year-old Cavalier, Jax since he was a puppy. He loves when he gets to hangout with her for a day or weekend.Not onl... (more)"

9. Amber

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"This was my first time leaving my dog at home as opposed to kennel drop of. Dixie seems to be 'hungover' and hoarse after short- or long-term kennel stays. K... (more)"

10. Melynda

High energy & passionate pet lover!

Broad Rock, Richmond, VA, 23224

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

"I don't know how she managed to do it! 4 pups all at once, but so thankful for her services! She was always kind and let us know how they were both doing, an... (more)"

11. Laura

A dog is my spirit animal

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

3 repeat clients

"Laura was really wonderful. I feel as if she really worked to connect with Tulip. Tulip seemed healthy and happy after the visit, and my house was immacula... (more)"

12. 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

"Meryn did a wonderful job taking care of our sweet girl. She was excellent at handling multiple medication needs and sent pictures every day. We felt our Bos... (more)"

13. Katie

"Dog person" is an understatement

The Fan, Richmond , VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Katie was great with our animals. Will use her again (more)"

14. Rosie

Active dog lover

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

22 repeat clients

"We could not have been more thrilled in our experience with Rosie R. Our 1 1/2 year old collie-retreiver mix was very well taken care of and had a wonderful... (more)"

15. Liz

Dog snuggler extraordinaire

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Lizz and I have dog sat for each other a few times; her dog likes other dogs and will happily play for quite a while. Lizz is very attentive to her dog and ... (more)"

16. Amanda

I've Been With Dogs My Whole Life

Monroe Ward, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: There was never been a time in my life when I or my family haven't had at least one dog, and most of the time, we have had quite a few. Starting ar... (more)

17. Taylor

Dogs Evoke Joy in my Soul

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Taylor was great to Payton and took care of my house. She's awesome and I appreciate her doing so well with my dog and place. (more)"

18. Emily

Feline & all animals friendly!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: Full time college student with flexible schedule! Have had a diverse range of loving animals in my life from labs to a sphynx cat to reptiles and b... (more)

19. Sarah

Fan dog 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)"

20. Allison

Need a reliable caring pet sitter?

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"I have had Allison pet sit my pomeranian Andy in the past. She is very reliable and knows a lot about animals. Andy is a senior who needs to take medication ... (more)"

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