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Find therapy dogs in Richmond, VA that you’ll love

130 therapy dogs are listed in Richmond, VA

The average rate is $18/hr as of May 2024

The average experience for nearby therapy dogs is 5 years

Therapy dogs in Richmond, VA

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Anna M.


Richmond, VA

$20-25/hr

Occupational Therapy Student

I am a second year occupational therapy student at VCU Health. I obtain over 100 hours of volunteer/shadowing/clinical experience in assisting seniors in a variety of settings including skilled nursing facilities and inpatient rehabilitation. I am patient, kind and understanding as well as obtain skills in assisting seniors...
Anna can also help with: Live-in home care, home modification, personal care, companionship, dementia, mobility assistance & more
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Marykate C.


Richmond, VA

$20-30/hr3 yrs exp

Compassionate And Experienced Occupational Therapy Student!

My name is MK! I am currently in my 3rd year of occupational therapy grad school at VCU. I have extensive experience providing compassionate care to those with special needs and disabilities through personal and professional experiences. I have a sibling with spina bifida and an intellectual disability. I have also completed...
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Makayla S.


Richmond, VA

$25-45/hr6 yrs exp

Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant/Licensed & CNA

Hi, I have been an COTA for almost a year, and a CNA for 6 years. The majority of my experience as a CNA took place in children's, and then an adult hospital with a focus in mental health and emergency care. My current specialties include pediatrics, mental health, stroke, TBI, and various aspects of respite care and general...
Makayla can also help with: Meal prep, light cleaning, live-in home care, dementia, mobility assistance, errands & more
Skills:

CPR

CNA

Medical Equipment Experience

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Anna M.


Richmond, VA

$10-15/hr10 yrs exp

Part-Time Pet Caregiver

Hello! I am Virginia Commonwealth University Occupational Therapy student who loves all pets! I worked at a veterinary clinic during high school and watched animals of friends and family so I have extensive experience in the field. I have watched dogs and cats of all types and ages from only a couple days to several weeks at a...
Anna can also help with: Pet sitting, pet walking
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Rachel H.


Richmond, VA

$15-20/hr10 yrs exp

College Student Looking For To Assist With Animal Care!

Hi there! My name is Rachel, I'm 21 years old, and I'm a junior music therapy major at Shenandoah University. I adore animals and have had many experiences animal sitting and dog walking! I am honest, hardworking, punctual, patient, flexible, and very organized. I'm also more than happy to provide animal sitting in yours or my...
Rachel can also help with: Pet sitting, pet transportation, administration of medicine, pet walking
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Emily F.


Richmond, VA

$20-25/hr10 yrs exp

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I am a very creative, clean, tidy, artistic being who believes in a happy and well organized home. I knit, vacuuming and yoga are my therapies. DIY's are my second job. I'm good-trust me.
Emily can also help with: Changing bed linens, oven cleaning, refrigerator cleaning, general room cleaning, kitchen cleaning, bathroom cleaning & more
5.0
"Emily came in to help us with some organization projects. She has a keen eye for detail and was not at all put off by our mess. She transformed our living room and pantry into an organized oasis so that I can finally relax and find the things I need. She was also...

Raha D.

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Sydney A.


Richmond, VA

$20-23/hr5 yrs exp

Evening / Date Night Babysitter

Hello! I am a former full time nanny searching for a family to help out in the PM or for date nights. Additional services offered are senior care, house keeping, pet care, and tutoring. Located in 23234 N. Chesterfield
Sydney can also help with: Carpooling, light cleaning, craft assistance, swimming supervision, meal prep, travel & more
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

CNA

5.0
"I've hired Sydney multiple times now to pet sit for me! I've hired her for nights, weekends, and up to a week! I had her stay here with my dog each time and I knew as soon as I got home he felt very secure and loved the whole time I was away! It's a plus that I...

Ashley H.

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Alex E.


Richmond, VA

$15-20/hr5 yrs exp

Experienced Dog Lover

Just graduated with my masters degree in nursing, and while I am looking for a full-time career, I thought what better time to do something else I love? I am available any day of the week for feedings, walks, playtime, or just to provide some company to your dog(s) while you are away or busy. I have experience with dogs of all...
Alex can also help with: Pet transportation, pet walking, pet sitting
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Courtney R.


Richmond, VA

$10-15/hr

Pet-Care Sitter/Dog Walker

I love dogs and cats of all sizes and ages. I've lived my entire life with having both animals, and currently have a cat of my own. I provide sitting in your own home, due to me currently living in a dormitory. After school during my elementary and high school years, I provided one-on-one care with our dogs and cat. I also...
Courtney can also help with: Pet walking, pet sitting, administration of medicine
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Hillary L.


Richmond, VA

$10-20/hr3 yrs exp

Animal Lover

I have firsthand experience caring for cats and dogs in my own home and have also regularly provided pet sitting services for cats, dogs, fist, rabbits, hamsters, chickens, and a variety of other domesticated animals. I am also an experienced dog walker and would love the opportunity to care for your furry family members!
Hillary can also help with: Pet sitting, pet transportation, administration of medicine, pet walking
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Stephanie G.


Richmond, VA

$20-45/hr10 yrs exp

Not Your Average Walk In The Park!

Let your pets and yourself enjoy life a little more life stress free with my help! I'm Stephanie, and after working 7 years as a certified dog trainer, I have retired into offering enrichment-based drop in services. From indoor scent work to outdoor adventure walks, there's something for each animal to enjoy that helps keep...
Stephanie can also help with: Pet transportation, pet sitting, dog training, pet walking
Skills:

Red Cross Pet First Aid Certified

Bonded and insured

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Rachel P.


Richmond, VA

$11-16/hr8 yrs exp

I provide pet-sitting services in your own home but I am also willing to care for your pet in my own home. I love all animals but have the most experience caring for dogs and cats. I have many years of experience and can provide references if requested.
Rachel can also help with: Pet walking, boarding, pet sitting
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Melanie C.


Richmond, VA

$15-25/hr10 yrs exp

Part Or Full-Time Caregiver, House Or Dog Sitter, Errand Runner,

I have been working in management positions for the past 33 years and wish to have more freedom and independence. I enjoy service work; I live a healthy, clean lifestyle, and I am physically and mentally healthy and capable of helping others. This is how I'd like to earn a living.
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Lisa G.


Richmond, VA

$25/hr10 yrs exp

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

My name is Lisa I graduated in 1986 from a accredited program with a certificate in Nursing Assistant I have 35years experience in various fields in the healthcare industry. If your looking for Professional caring nurse who' s passionate about care for the elderly contact me. Included with care Bathing, feeding , light cleaning...
Lisa can also help with: Companionship, errands, meal prep, dementia, light cleaning, personal care & more
Skills:

CNA

CPR

Home Health Aide

5.0
"Lisa is new with helping with my mom but already has shown she is a great worker and knowledgeable. Always on time and very friendly. My mom enjoys talking and being with Lisa. Glad to have her in my moms life."

Grace S.

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Laurel F.


Richmond, VA

$18-25/hr4 yrs exp

Hello, my name is Laurel! In 2018 I graduated Stevenson University with my bachelor's in Psychology. In 2012 I had my first job taking care of children ages 0-5 in my Church's nursery. In 2018 I started work as an applied behavioral analyst with neurodiverse children from ages 2-8 years. I worked for The Shaffer Center, and then...
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Teresa A.


Richmond, VA

$12-24/hr3 yrs exp

A Friend For Your Furry Friend.

I've been pet sitting for a little over 3 years with various friends as clients. I prefer pet sitting at the home of the pet because that is where they are most comfortable. However, I've also boarded pets at my home when needed. As a full-time teacher, I have a lot of availability during the summer and can also offer dog...
Teresa can also help with: Pet walking, boarding, pet sitting
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Rachel H.


Richmond, VA

$20-30/hr10 yrs exp

Professional Seeking Periodic Caretaking Opportunities In The Richmond Area

Hired by 7 families in your neighborhood

Hello! My name is Rachel, I'm 27 years old, and I am a Board-Certified Music Therapist working in the health care industry. I currently work as a PRN music therapist and am looking to provide additional care for families in need of extra assistance. I have 18+ years of caretaking experience with children ranging from newborns to...
Rachel can also help with: Light cleaning, craft assistance, travel, swimming supervision, meal prep, carpooling & more
Skills:

Special Needs Care

5.0
"Rachel was our nanny for two summers for our son and a few other families and she was AMAZING!!! The kids loved her so much and were always excited to see her. She was always on time and very flexible. Our son was so sad to know that she was moving to Richmond....

Brian G.

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Laurel F.


Richmond, VA

$18-25/hr4 yrs exp

Hello, My Name Is Laurel!

Hello, my name is Laurel! In 2018 I graduated Stevenson University with my bachelor's in Psychology. In 2012 I had my first job taking care of children ages 0-5 in my Church's nursery. In 2018 I started work as an applied behavioral analyst with neurodiverse children from ages 2-8 years. I worked for The Shaffer Center, and then...
Laurel can also help with: Carpooling, grocery shopping, meal prep, craft assistance, light cleaning, swimming supervision & more
Skills:

CPR

First Aid

Special Needs Care

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Rachel H.


Richmond, VA

$10-20/hr10 yrs exp

College Student

Hi there! My name is Rachel, I'm 20 years old, and I'm a sophomore at Shenandoah University. My major is music therapy with a minor in psychology. I've had experience with children and adults with special needs through music camps, chimers, and a music therapy clinic. I'm a honest, hardworking person, a very safe driver,...
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Racheal B.


Richmond, VA

$25-37/hr10 yrs exp

Caregiver To People of All Ages

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I am very patient individual who loves to help people anyway I can. I have worked with an Alzheimer individual for the past 3 years. I provided companionship, prepared meals, light housekeeping, various errands (doctors, pharmacy, shopping,etc.). I am a reliable person who wants to help others more than anything. I have also...
Racheal can also help with: Dementia, respite care, personal care

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Recent therapy dog reviews from local pet parents in Richmond, VA

Emily F.

5.0

Emily came in to help us with some organization projects. She has a keen eye for detail and was not at all put off by our mess. She transformed our living room and pantry into an organized oasis so that I can finally relax and find the things I need. She was also wonderfully patient with our weirdo...

- Raha D.

Sydney A.

5.0

I've hired Sydney multiple times now to pet sit for me! I've hired her for nights, weekends, and up to a week! I had her stay here with my dog each time and I knew as soon as I got home he felt very secure and loved the whole time I was away! It's a plus that I have a very crazy dog and she was able...

- Ashley H.

Lisa G.

5.0

Lisa has been working with us since July taking GREAT care of my 83 y/o mother. We are so blessed to have found Lisa on this site. Lisa is really passionate and caring; with that she has an outstanding desire to provide excellent care. She is dependable, friendly and very attentive to mom's needs...

- Marietta D.

Rachel H.

5.0

Rachel was our nanny for two summers for our son and a few other families and she was AMAZING!!! The kids loved her so much and were always excited to see her. She was always on time and very flexible. Our son was so sad to know that she was moving to Richmond. She kept our kids safe and did...

- Brian G.

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Average Rating4.7 / 5

Therapy Dogs in Richmond, VA are rated 4.7 out of 5 stars based on 70 reviews of the 130 listed therapy dogs.