House Sitting in Whitcomb, Richmond, VA

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

1. 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 watched our hound lab mix a few times and has done a wonderful job! She is so good around animals and our dog Jax LOVES her. It's comforting to kno... (more)"

2. 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)"

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. 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)"

Confirmed available next weekend (Apr 27 - Apr 30)
5. Cody

I've always been an animal lover!

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Cody was wonderful with Bentley! He made sure to send me pictures and updates on how Bentley was doing everyday and when I came home, Bentley was happy, comf... (more)"

6. 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)"

7. 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)"

8. 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)"

9. 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)"

10. 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)"

Confirmed available next weekend (Apr 27 - Apr 30)
11. 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)

12. 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)"

13. Maryn

stress free staycation for your pet

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

23 repeat clients

"This was our second time having Maryn take care of our dog, Darcy. Just as before, she was wonderful. She sent me pictures and videos of her and Darcy having... (more)"

14. 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)"

15. 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)"

16. Christine

aspiring professional dog cuddler

Bellevue, Richmond, VA, 23227

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Christine was everything I wanted for my peace of mind. She did everything I asked, e.g. water house plants, leave keys where I asked, made Penny happy, pos... (more)"

17. 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)"

18. 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)

19. 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)"

20. Nicolas

Veteran Giant dog-owner&pet-sitter

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Covered by Rover's Protection Package* All my life I have had 2 or more dogs in my home and have pet-sat/ dog-walked informally for 10-20 family ... (more)

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When it comes to house sitting, dog owners in Whitcomb, 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 Whitcomb 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.

As dog lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your dog when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Whitcomb house sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted dog sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a house sitter in Whitcomb, Richmond, VA who meets your and your dog's needs. We manually review and approve every profile on our site, and we offer tools to help you make the right decision for your dog, including background checks, sitter testimonials, community reviews. We also offer educational opportunities and extra safety tools, such as the Protection Package. And we always recommend an in-person Meet & Greet so you can see that your sitter is the perfect fit for your dog. Rover is proud to be the nation's largest network of dog lovers pet sitters and dog walkers.

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