House Sitting in Whitcomb, Richmond, VA

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

1. Amber E. and Tori

Highly Qualified Pet Sitter

North Highland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

19 repeat clients

"Amber was a LIFE SAVER! Our previously booked Rover canceled 24 hours before my husband and I were leaving for an international trip. She responded immediate... (more)"

2. Marlowe

Active PT student, dog FANATIC

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"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)"

3. Alli

At Your Bark & Call pet care!

The Fan, richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Alli was wonderful, easy to communicate with, was super forgiving when I showed up to our meet-and-greet late, and sent me several pictures of my pups! I won... (more)"

4. Tracy

Dog Mom Extraordinaire!

Fulton, Richmond, VA, 23231

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

6 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)"

5. Lauren

Master's student at VCU

Union Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Lauren was very conscientious with my dog, cat, and house during my vacation. We had excellent and quick communications while I was away. And when I got hom... (more)"

6. Sarah Jean

The Wonderful Wizard of Paws! :)

Church Hill North, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

5 repeat clients

"When I think of Sarah Jean it's impossible to not also think of her compassion and affection for animals. The dedication and love she has for her own dog is ... (more)"

7. Marie

Experienced Pet Sitter

The Museum District, Richmond, VA, 23221

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"She was awesome. Had a few hiccups with the dogs behavior(nothing she could have done). Marie handled it perfectly. Would reccommend 100% !! (more)"

8. Nicole

keep your dog active and happy!

Shockoe Slip, Richmond, VA, 23219

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

1 repeat client

About: I'm new to the area of Richmond, and I home full time. I do volunteer work at the Richmond Animal League weekly with their dog crew. I love all dog... (more)

9. Jennasee

Student with a lot of free time!

Carver, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I've had dogs my whole life! Of all sizes and ages. I'm very patient with younger and older dogs. I've also pet sat for months at a time. I have a ... (more)

10. Molly

Live right by a dog park!

Old Town Manchester, Richmond, VA, 23224

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

About: I recently graduated from VCU with my Master of Social Work degree and now work full time for the State. I live very close to work and come home at... (more)

11. Adam

Dogs are the best part of me

Richmond, VA, 23224

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Adam did a great job taking care of Lexus. He made sure to keep her happy by taking her out for walks and playing with her. He sent regular photos as well. (more)"

12. Emma

All around pet care!

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I am an active college student and experienced dog owner. I grew up with all kinds of pets and currently own an extra large dog and three cats. ... (more)

13. 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)"

14. Alyssa

Incredibly flexible, dog-obsessed!

Ginter Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Alyssa was awesome. Payton and her did really well together. She is timely with responses and asks questions when needed. She did a great job with my kid. (more)"

15. Virginia

Professional Snuggler

Shockoe Bottom, Richmond, VA, 23223

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

1 repeat client

"My best Rover experience yet. Virginia did an amazing job with my pets. She was always quick to reply and pro-actively provided multiple pictures everyday of... (more)"

16. Rachel

Girl with a passion for all animals

Vcu, Richmond, VA, 23220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Rachel was extremely flexible and updated me regularly with pictures and status with my dog. She even stuck around late to let me into my house when the airl... (more)"

17. Meredith

Small dog owner, all dog lover <3

Brookland Park, Richmond, VA, 23222

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

2 repeat clients

"Meredith is an exceptional caretaker for my Ruby! She's always impeccably clean and neat in the house, and she keeps Ruby that way too! She's very attentiv... (more)"

18. Bree

Your pet's new BFF

Church Hill, Richmond, VA, 23223

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I would give Bree 10 stars if it were possible! My dogs have never been this content after spending time with a sitter (and I've had some pretty great sitter... (more)"

19. Lien

VCU Student w lots of love for dogs

The Fan, Richmond, VA, 23220

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

"Lien is a dog-lover. She owns one of her own (Dawson) and constantly dotes on him. More importantly, Lien is a responsible, intelligent and thoughtful indi... (more)"

20. Alisha

Flexible schedule, love dogs

Northern Barton Heights, Richmond, VA, 23222

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alisha did a great house sitting for us for eight days! She kept the dog happy and the house clean. She also watered the plants and kept my garden alive duri... (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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