House Sitting in Virginia Union, Richmond, VA

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

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1. Cat Verified Background CheckRover 101

Get Cat to take care of your dog!

Southern Barton Heights, Richmond, VA, 23222

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

"Cat recently took care of our cat and home and did an excellent job. She was easy to communicate with, kept in touch and sent photos from home, and left the ho… (more)"

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2. Eleanor Verified Enhanced Background Check

All pets deserve love!

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

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

"Eleanor is wonderful! She took such great care of our four senior pets and apartment while we were on vacation for a week. We echo all of the other glowing rev… (more)"

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3. Alex Verified Background Check

Friendly Fun for your Furry Friend!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alex did a wonderful job house sitting, including taking care of our three cats and three dogs! She sent photos often and kept us updated. Thank you! (more)"

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4. Sydney Verified Background Check

Let me spoil your pets!

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sydney was absolutely wonderful. She stayed at my apartment for the day with my quite mischievous puppy. Sydney kept me up to date, was very respectful, and in… (more)"

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5. Katelyn Verified Background Check

Your fur baby will be in good paws!

Carytown, Richmond, VA, 23221

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katelyn did such a great job watching our dog. She has separation anxiety and has been difficult in the past for the people who have watched her. Katelyn took … (more)"

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6. Mariam Verified Enhanced Background Check

Experience animal tech and sitter!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mariam did an excellent job taking care of our two pups (and our rowhouse) for a week while we were on vacation. We were so impressed with her communication a… (more)"

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7. Mk Verified Background Check

Richmond SPCA-trained animal lover

Chimborazo, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I would absolutely recommend Mary Kristen as a dog walker. MK has been a pet owner and animal lover her entire life, living in homes and caring for dogs, cats … (more)"

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8. Emily Verified Background Check

Animal care taker and dog walker

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Emily is an awesome, kindhearted person and a genuine animal lover. She is very responsible and excellent with all pets. Emily has provided wonderful pet care … (more)"

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9. Colleen Verified Background CheckRover 101

Love from the comfort of your home!

Scott's Addition, Richmond, VA, 23230

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Colleen has been great to work with! She was on time for the meet and greet and the stay. She also sent me pictures and updates throughout the stay. And best o… (more)"

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10. Elizabeth Verified Background Check

Hello, I'm Elizabeth!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Elizabeth is very responsible and has a lot of experience taking care of animals. I always trust her with my animals, and would recommend her to anyone in need… (more)"

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11. Meredith Verified Background CheckRover 101

Trustworthy & great with animals!!

Mary Munford, Richmond, VA, 23230

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

"Meredith is an excellent care giver for dogs. She loves dogs and knows how to care for them. A former long time volunteer at AARF (Animal Adoption Rescue Fou… (more)"

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12. Ashley Verified Background Check

10 Years Experience-4 paws up!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23219

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ashley is absolutely amazing. I was concerned about leaving our dogs for five days as one has a lot of anxiety, but wow, did Ashley put my mind at ease. She is… (more)"

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13. Kelly Verified Background Check

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Scott's Addition, Richmond, VA, 23230

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"We were so thankful that Kelly could help us out in a pinch! She sent us lots of updates during her stay and the boys were in tip-top shape when we returned ho… (more)"

14. Brenton Verified Enhanced Background Check

Super flexible sched w/ experience!

Randolph, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brenton house sat on short term notice and did an amazing job. He was very good at sending pic updates and the house was clean when I came back. My dog seemed … (more)"

15. Michael Verified Enhanced Background Check

Helping your dog live a full life!

Scott's Addition, Richmond, VA, 23230

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michael is so nice and good to my lil man. Michael has taken our dog for walks and house sit for weekends we're away and everything has gone wonderful (more)"

16. Katie Verified Background Check

Active & Friendly Grad Student

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Katie was wonderful! She (more)"

17. Ty Verified Background Check

Fenced-in The Fan

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"I was so pleased to meet Ty. He did a fantastic job with our pup. He walked her one day and did babysitting one day. He was very prompt replying, easy to commu… (more)"

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18. Madison Verified Background Check

Will treat your pets like my own!

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

About: Hi there! My name is Madison and I’m super excited to be a part of this program. I’ve cared for animals for as long as I can remember and have a dog … (more)

19. Emily Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Animal loving recent college grad

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Emily did a really good job with a house sitting request for our easy to watch 6-year old Labradoodle over the week of the Thanksgiving holiday. She sent pict… (more)"

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20. Sarah Verified Background Check

A loving, care home for your dog

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

About: I had pets growing up and have my own dog now that I live by myself. I love pets and taking care of them, training and just loving them. Dogs are man… (more)

When it comes to house sitting, dog owners in Virginia Union, Richmond, VA love Rover.com. Over 663 owners have reviewed sitters in Richmond, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. The cost of house sitting in Virginia Union may surprise you - in a good way. That's because there's a house sitter on Rover for nearly every price range and lifestyle. Curious about how much it you can expect to pay for house sitting on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

Never beg a friend to watch your dog again. With Rover, you can find your the perfect Virginia Union house sitter in seconds. When you book house sitting on Rover, your dog will enjoy a loving, relaxing stay in their own home. If you're looking for care for pets other than dogs, you can find a pet sitter who offers care for cats, caged pets, and even horses. No matter what, you'll know that your pet is getting loving care. By removing common pet care obstacles, Rover ensures dogs nationwide are happy and well-cared for even when their human is away, and empowers dog lovers to live happy and fulfilling lives. Founded on the belief that everyone should have the opportunity to experience the unconditional love of a dog, Rover makes it easy for you to reach trusted house sitters in Virginia Union, Richmond who can provide the care your dog needs, when they need it.

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