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1. Ellis

Kind Resonsible Care Giver

Alexandria, VA, 22310

"Ellis was great. He went above and beyond expectations in taking care of Kal, even buying a special treat making Kal extremely happy. He provided multiple u... (more)"

2. Matthew

2 & 1/2 people seek 4 legged friend

Alexandria, VA, 22303

"Alex and Matt have taken care of our dog Taco and our former dog Buddy many times while we were out of town! They took such great care of both dogs, gave the... (more)"

3. AISHA

Doggy vacation: play, eat & sleep

Seminary Hill, Alexandria , VA, 22304

"Aisha was a great sitter! Keon seemed very happy and was on a great routine. Her checkups were very detailed which I appreciated he was in good hands! (more)"

4. Alexis

Dog Sitting in Dog Town USA

Potomac Yard-Potomac Greens, Alexandria, VA, 22301

About: My husband and I are both lifelong dog lovers. We both grew up with dogs in our house and consider our dog a part of our family. We take our do... (more)

5. Erin

Lots of Love for Your Dog (<30lbs)

Alexandria, VA, 22307

"Erin did a wonderful job taking care of Ruby, keeping me updated with messages and photos. Ruby loved her time with Erin and her adorable pup Bailey and I am... (more)"

6. Stephanie

A fun staycation for your pup!

Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA, 22206

"Stephanie and Mike are great! Sookie had a great time, and I'll definitely use them again. (more)"

7. Mary

Great dog lovers for your precious pet!

Alexandria, VA, 22303

"Mary was great and Max really enjoyed his stay with them. KC is a sweet dog and Max enjoyed the company and was very comfortable at Mary's house. I think M... (more)"

8. Grace

Apartment dwelling animal lover :)

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

"Grace was very helpful when scheduling drop off / pick up and promptly responded to our last minute requests. She was super nice and I could tell Chu was in ... (more)"

9. Sara

Close to DCA ** Flexible sch, WFH **

Old Town North, Alexandria, VA, 22314

"Sara was a huge help when we were unable to get home to let our dog out midday. She met with me prior to the day we needed her and sent a message both online... (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. 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)"

12. 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)"

13. Donna

Beckett loves company

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

About: Hello - I have an extremely friendly and energetic year and a half old wired-hair dachshund who would love some occasional company. Beckett has mi... (more)

14. Sara

Become a member of our family for a night!

Eisenhower Ave, Alexandria, VA, 22314

"Sara took great care of my Griffin while I was out of town. She is such a sweet, kind, and friendly person and I feel completely at ease leaving him with her... (more)"

15. Amanda

2 dog lovers + 1 perfect playmate

King St Metro, Alexandria, VA, 22314

"We left our older border collie mix with Amanda for seven nights while we were out of the country. She kept us updated and sent several pictures of our pup, ... (more)"

Available this weekend
16. 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)"

Available this weekend
17. Frentress

Responsible Pet Sitter

Anacostia, Washington DC, DC, 20032

About: Hello! I enjoy puppies and dogs of all ages. The playful the better. It keeps all young at heart. I love to entertain dogs with toys, outside play ... (more)

18. Jana

Jana G.'s Home

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22305

"Jana is a loving and wonderful person towards humans, as well as animals. She has taken care of my golden retriever and pomeranian in years past. She showed ... (more)"

19. 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)"

20. Shaughna

Experienced Dog Lover/Old Town

Eisenhower East, Alexandria, VA, 22314

About: I am a 40 something lover of dogs (and cats) who is available to dog sit or walk your dog. In May my puppy will be arriving. He is a standard Golde... (more)

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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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