Dog Boarding in Alexandria

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight at your sitter's home.

1. Rachel

Teleworker with Big Fenced Yard!

Alexandria, VA, 22306

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

5 repeat clients

"Rachel posted pictures everyday. I saw that Oscar was happy and that he was in good company with her two dogs Mabel (?) and Rufus. I will book with Rachel ... (more)"

2. Lady

Local students who adore animals

Alexandria Wrest, Alexandria, VA, 22311

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

6 repeat clients

"Lady was great and worked well with my schedule. She sent me pics and updates daily and her dogs were so sweet as well! (more)"

3. Hilary

Loving couple eager to dog-sit!

Nauck, Arlington, VA, 22206

Dog Boarding

21 repeat clients

"My dog had an excellent stay with Hilary! I was very happy with the care and attention my dog received and I will definitely book with Hilary again if she's... (more)"

4. Rebecca

Dog-loving Apartment in Alexandria!

Alexandria Wrest, Alexandria, VA, 22311

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

4 repeat clients

"We had such an amazing experience having Wyatt stay with Rebecca! She sent us great photos and videos throughout the weekend. She is our #1 choice for future... (more)"

5. Savannah

Foster dog experienced dog lover!

Seminary Hill, Alexandria, VA, 22304

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

6 repeat clients

"Quinn loved staying with Savannah! They went for walks and to the dog park. Savannah had a box of toys that Quinn thoroughly enjoyed sorting through. Savanna... (more)"

6. Shelby

Alexandria Duke Dog Boarding

Alexandria, VA, 22303

Dog Boarding

"This was my first time leaving Gus with a sitter, so I was nervous, but Shelby (+ Kyle & Hank) were fantastic. We met beforehand at the dog park, which put m... (more)"

7. Brittany & Kolby

Home part-time & love to run

Braddock Road Metro, Alexandria, VA, 22314

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Very flexible and took great care of my dog! (more)"

8. Erin

Your dog's temporary best friend!

Arlington, VA, 22202

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

5 repeat clients

"Erin and her finance was very nice to my dog. Erin and her finance seemed really passion and care about dogs. They send me so many pictures and updates that ... (more)"

9. Kent

Paw-fect and Puppy Approved

Potomac Yard-Potomac Greens, Alexandria, VA, 22305

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

3 repeat clients

"Excellent experience with Kent and Haley. My boys enjoyed their stay so much that I think they would have been content to just move in permanently! (more)"

10. Adam

Home Away From Home!

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22301

Dog Boarding

2 repeat clients

"Adam was great and spoiled Oscar incredibly. Oscar enjoyed watching people from the window on the couch and had plenty of walks. Adam provided regular upda... (more)"

11. Emily

Physician Asst., Wifey, Dog Lover

Alexandria, VA, 22303

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Emily was great! Ember was well loved on and played like crazy with her doggie! Regular pics and lots of love! Who can ask for more? (more)"

12. Claire

Snuggle, eat, play, snooze, repeat.

Braddock Road Metro, Alexandria, VA, 22314

Dog Boarding

4 repeat clients

"Claire was terrific with our beagle, Ellie! Ellie is initially quite shy, but she warmed up immediately to Claire, who took excellent care of her. Claire upd... (more)"

13. Amy

Here to run & play with your dog!

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22305

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I am so thrilled with the love and care Maggie received from Amy and her family. Maggie didn't seem to want to leave when I came to pick her up. A relief for... (more)"

14. Alison

Stay-at-home dog mom

Braddock Road Metro, Alexandria, VA, 22314

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

8 repeat clients

"Alison and Mat are terrific dog hosts! They took the time to meet our dog, Cooper, before dogsitting, were great about communicating before and during his st... (more)"

15. Allison

Del Ray Getaway

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22305

Dog Boarding

16 repeat clients

"Allison and her resident dog were great with our geriatric dog. She was very flexible with pick up and drop off times, which we really appreciated. We will d... (more)"

16. Milia

Attentive and interactive caretaker

Alexandria, VA, 22303

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

2 repeat clients

"Sweetest family! Was visiting from out of town and needed a last minute sitter for my dog so I could explore the area! Milia was quick to respond and very fl... (more)"

17. Keisha

Loving and Experienced Pet Care

Braddock Road Metro, ALEXANDRIA, VA, 22314

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Keisha is a wonderful dog sitter. Her home and dogs are lovely, and I felt very comfortable leaving my puggle with her for a week while I was out of town. Sh... (more)"

18. Laura

Active Pet Lover

Alexandria, VA, 22303

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

1 repeat client

"Laura has watched my German Shepard for weekends and weeks before. She takes the time to feed him (he's a very picky eater and most times you have to persuad... (more)"

19. Jules

Army Veteran turned Dog Whisperer!

Old Town, Alexandria, VA, 22314

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

10 repeat clients

"Jules was great! This was the first time I had to board Daisy (nine months old and very active) and I was very nervous. Jules not only made Daisy feel righ... (more)"

20. Anne

Active lifestyle. Willing to run.

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22301

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

15 repeat clients

"Anne and Mike were great! They were very flexible and accommodating to schedule changes, took him out and about, and sent plenty of pictures. Hendrix enjoyed... (more)"


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The price of dog boarding in Alexandria, VA might not be as much as you thought. Whatever your price range, you'll find a dog sitter on Rover for almost any budget. Interested in finding out what the typical Rover dog sitter expects as a dog boarding fee? Visit our average dog boarding rates report to see the general fees before checking out an individual dog sitter's hourly rates.

In short, when you book Alexandria dog boarding on Rover, your dog gets the loving care they deserve, and you get to relax, knowing that your pet is in good hands.

What if you're a dog lover who's looking for dog boarding jobs? You'll want to check out our information about how to become a dog sitter on Rover. We're always excited to add new dog sitters to our dog boarding service, and our application process makes it simple to get your own dog boarding business up and running. When you become a Rover dog sitter, you benefit from great features including premium pet insurance, a third party background check, and our cashless payment feature for ease and peace of mind. Why not apply today?