1. Sara

Your Dogs are in Good Hands

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

"Sara and Carrington were great with our two dogs taking very good care of them while we were away on vacation. Sara sent pictures every other day and reassur... (more)"

2. Beth

Just like home!

Eisenhower East, Alexandria, VA, 22314

"Beth was wonderful! She took great care of our lab/beagle Cody and he loved staying with her. She asked all the right questions in advance and sent us update... (more)"

3. Matthew

2 & 1/2 people seek 4 legged friend

Alexandria, VA, 22303

"Matthew was GREAT! This was my first time using Rover.com and I was nervous before bringing my 2 pups over to meet him. Matthew was very friendly, welcoming,... (more)"

4. Alexis

Dog Sitting in Dog Town USA

Potomac Yard-Potomac Greens, Alexandria, VA, 22301

"Alexis and her husband were great doggie hosts! I got lots of pictures and they always responded quickly to my text. Henry seemed happy and well adjusted whe... (more)"

5. Caitlin

Solo Sitter w/ Pup near Dog Park!

Eisenhower East, Alexandria, VA, 22314

"Caitlin was great. She sent plenty of updates, gave Archie a ton of exercise, and left adorable post-it notes for me. Will definitely use her again! (more)"

6. Erin

Lots of Love for Your Dog (<30lbs)

Alexandria, VA, 22307

"Our dog was well-cared for during our week-long vacation. Erin sent multiple pictures during his stay and he got along very well with her dog. He came home s... (more)"

7. Heather

Dog Owner Near Trails & Dog Parks

Potomac Yard-Potomac Greens, Alexandria, VA, 22305

"Heather and Moosie were amazing to Ellie! She was so lucky to have such a great place to stay with wonderful company! Heather was very accommodating to our c... (more)"

8. Melissa

Relaxing Staycation for your Pup!

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22305

"Tolly enjoyed her stay with Melissa and her dog, Porter. Melissa was quick to provide photographs and stay in touch during our time away. She always respond... (more)"

9. Mary

Great dog lovers for your precious pet!

Alexandria, VA, 22303

"Our 6 year old Shepard mix, Bella, had a WONDERFUL stay with Mary while we were away for New Year's! We especially appreciated her quick response time and fl... (more)"

10. Sam

Old Town Host

Eisenhower East, Alexandria , VA, 22314

"Our dog stayed with Sam over the extended weekend and everything was great! Sam and her dog Cooper are very friendly and welcoming and did everything to make... (more)"

11. Donna

Beckett loves company

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

"Donna was very responsive and sent pics of Mable & Beckett playing! Felt at ease knowing that Mable was in such great company. (more)"

12. Loretta

The Red Woof Inn - Del Ray

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22301

" Molly's stay with Loretta was great! We did a meet up first and her pups were really friendly and got along with Molly very well. Her space was open and she... (more)"

13. Daniel

Cozy, Quiet, and Safe Neighborhood

Southwest Quadrant, Alexandria, VA, 22314

"Great sitter! Highly recommend! Daniel took great care of my boston terrier, Molly, while we were away. We've used 4 other sitters in the past, and Daniel wa... (more)"

14. Rachel

It takes three!

Northeast, Alexandria, VA, 22314

"Extremely kind, caring people. Sent me pictures to reassure me. You could tell my dog really enjoyed herself. (more)"

15. Kelly

Always Looking For New Friends

Old Town, Alexandria, VA, 22314

"If there was a crazy dog lady it would be Kelly. If she could she would take in all the stray dogs she could find. Kelly dog say for me and I don't think tha... (more)"

16. Amanda

2 dog lovers + 1 perfect playmate

King St Metro, Alexandria, VA, 22314

"Amanda is clearly a dog lover. I appreciated that she was flexible with setting up a time for our dogs to meet before my trip, which eased my mind. She was... (more)"

17. Ali

dog loving couple in Old Town

Old Town, Alexandria, VA, 22314

About: My husband and I are life long dog lovers ready to open our home to your furry best friend. We live on a quiet street with a fenced in back yard ... (more)


Dog loving home!

alexandria, VA, 22303

About: I have lived with dogs my entire life! :-D I love dogs and would like the opportunity to keep your dog safe and happy while you are away! I... (more)

19. Sharifa

Can't wait to be friends with your dog!

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22301

"Sharifa has taken care of my 85-pound husky many times, and always does a great job. She is quick to respond to my requests for her services (whether or not ... (more)"

20. Jill

Dog Vacation

Braddock Road Metro, Alexandria, VA, 22314

"Jill will do a great job of sitting your dog. Before my dog passed, Jill was an integral part of his care. He was a 110 pound German Shepard who demanded vi... (more)"

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Dog Boarding In Alexandria, VA

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Dog owners love Rover's Alexandria dog sitters. 356 owners have reviewed sitters in Alexandria, giving them an average rating of 4.95/5.

With twenty dog parks, five dog-friendly hiking trails, and three pet-friendly tours, you and Fido can kick your heels up - or paws - and enjoy Alexandria, Virginia from head to tail.

Spend a dog-day-afternoon cruising along with the Potomac Riverboat Company. Or, continue to slurp up some history and tour the grounds of Mount Vernon, home to George Washington -- and many, many dogs during the time the First President lived here. Ready for a little exercise? Spend a couple of hours at one of the many great dog parks in the city. For a little off-leash frolicking, try the Dog Run Park at Carlyle. Or sniff out some fun at the Beatley Library Dog Park. You'll find plenty of toys and can even get in a spirited game of tug-of-war.

Heading out of town and can't take your pal with you? Not to worry! Rover has plenty of dog boarding options available in and around Alexandria, VA! Our network of pet sitters and dog walkers can't wait to spend the day with your pet.

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