Dog Boarding in Alexandria

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1. Adam

Home Away From Home!

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22301

Dog Boarding

1 repeat client

"Adam is a wonderful host who was really interested in Buddy Jr.'s well-being. Buddy Jr. was active and engaged and had so much fun. I appreciate Adam's kin... (more)"

2. Cristina

Teacher-will love your dog!

Arlington, VA, 22202

Dog Boarding

2 repeat clients

"Cristina was great with Dexter. She was very flexible and easy to get in touch with. She updated us daily and sent pictures. Dexter definitely seemed to enjo... (more)"

3. Anne

Active lifestyle. Willing to run.

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22301

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

13 repeat clients

"Anne and Mike were wonderful sitters! Baby-Girl stayed with them for ten days and was very well cared for. She got lots of walks, got to cuddle on the couch ... (more)"

4. Breanna

Their home away from home!

alexandria, VA, 22306

Dog Boarding

16 repeat clients

"Breanna was warm, welcoming, and responsive. She took great care of our high-energy mutt, with lots of walks. Our dog seemed happy when we picked him up. ... (more)"

5. Allison

Del Ray Getaway

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22305

Dog Boarding

15 repeat clients

"Allison took great care of Mindy, and provided a soft bed because I had forgotten to bring the one I had for Mindy. Allison send me several pics of Mindy d... (more)"

6. Kate

Stay at home mom, fenced in yard!

Seminary Hill, Alexandria, VA, 22304

Dog Boarding

5 repeat clients

"Kate and her family were awesome! She was able to take Nala same day when I needed someone to watch her while my house was being painted! Nala is shy when me... (more)"

7. Kelsey

Large fenced yard w/sweet playmate

Alexandria, VA, 22307

Dog Boarding

4 repeat clients

"Kelsey was fabulous! She welcomed us over to her home for a meet and greet before the stay, and the dogs had a great play sesh! Our dog got along great with ... (more)"

8. 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

1 repeat client

"Kent was great! He sent me pictures of my dog enjoying himself on walks and relaxing on the couch. Kept me updated on how much Jackson ate and how he was act... (more)"

9. Iuliia

Live. Love. Bark.

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

84 repeat clients

"Luliia was fantastic! Edie and Atticus had such a great time. She and her husband sent photos every day and the dogs really loved their time with them and th... (more)"

10. Austin

Navy Sailor with huge love for dogs

Washington DC, DC, 20032

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

10 repeat clients

"We loved bringing Ranger to Austin! Very accommodation, kept us updated on his stay, and they were very friendly and helpful. We would definitely recommend a... (more)"

11. Russ

Home full-time - large fenced yard

Alexandria, VA, 22310

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

1 repeat client

"Russ was great with Misha and sent photos and updates! (more)"

12. Amy

Relaxed and Happy Dogs

Alexandria West, Alexandria, VA, 22302

Dog Boarding

32 repeat clients

"Amy was fantastic in every way. She is a great with animals and was a great communicator to help us feel comfortable while our dog was with her. Could not be... (more)"

13. Brandi

Always available for puppy love

Alexandria, VA, 22310

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Awesome. Brandi was great, easy to communicate with, and Riley had a great time! She and her husband will definitely be on the top of my list for dog sittin... (more)"

14. Amy

Here to run & play with your dog!

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22305

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"We could tell Ivy had a wonderful time with Amy and her family. She was very accommodating with a last minute booking. We received great pics! We would defin... (more)"

15. Dorthe

Home away from home

North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA, 22302

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

3 repeat clients

"Dorthe was a great pup sitter for our 5 month old puppy! She sent daily updates and Kingsley clearly had a great time. (more)"

16. Ann

Big playful dogs, please!

Alexandria, VA, 22303

Dog Boarding

"Ann and her husband were spectacular pet-sitters for our lab, Remy! Remy had such a great time playing with their sweet dog, Oscar - he came home and slept ... (more)"

17. Alison

Stay-at-home dog mom

Braddock Road Metro, Alexandria, VA, 22314

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

2 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)"

18. Carli

I'll run, walk, and love your dog.

Eisenhower East, Alexandria, VA, 22314

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

2 repeat clients

"Carli was fantastic! She helped us out on short notice and took such good care of our pup, Camden! She was even able to send us pictures as we were traveling... (more)"

19. Tyler

Bed & Biscuits

Old Town North, Alexandria, VA, 22314

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

25 repeat clients

"Tyler took care of our 13 yo Jack Russel for 10 days. This was his first stay with her. She sent us pictures and updates thru out. He was happy and acted him... (more)"

20. Frank

Lifetime dog owner, work nearby

Old Town, Alexandria, VA, 22314

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

3 repeat clients

"Plenty of pictures and updates. Frank and his family are great!! (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.

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