1. Ashley

We are a dog loving couple from CA

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

1 repeat client

"Ashley did a wonderful job taking care of our dog, Olive. She sent regular updates with photos to show us how much fun they were having on their walks, at th... (more)"


Only the best for your Fur-baby!

North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA, 22302

4 repeat clients

"I felt very comfortable leaving my puppies with Jessica. She sent pics when I requested them and she took great care of my girls. It's not easy to care for 2... (more)"

3. Hilary

Loving couple eager to dog-sit!

Nauck, Arlington, VA, 22206

12 repeat clients

"Hilary was awesome! She was so sweet and sent me lots of pictures of my sweet Blanche while I was away!! I would definitely use her services again!! (more)"

4. Erin

Dog lover!

North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA, 22302

2 repeat clients

"Erin is fantastic! My dog Sam is very active, so Erin took him on multiple walks. She sent lots of updates, which always makes me feel better when I'm away. ... (more)"

Confirmed Labor Day Availability
5. Sherry

Caring for your special needs dog

Alexandria, VA, 22306

15 repeat clients

"My Suki seemed to have an awesome time playing outside in Sherry's half acre yard with her other dogs. Little doggie heaven! Highly recommend! (more)"

Available this weekend
6. Ruchika

Loving Home & Yard 4 Active dogs

Alexandria, VA, 22306

5 repeat clients

"Hector had an AMAZING time with Ruchika! We got plenty of updates as to what he was up to, which was very reassuring whilst we were away. When Hector came ba... (more)"

7. Lindsey

A vacation for your furry friends

Braddock Road Metro, Alexandria , VA, 22314

7 repeat clients

"Lindsey is amazing! My 3 yo German Shepard Sascha was so well cared for by Lindsay in her lovely home. I highly recommend her and will use her again. (more)"

8. Tyler

Bed & Biscuits

Old Town North, Alexandria, VA, 22314

7 repeat clients

"Tyler is fantastic! I was so worried about leaving bentley with someone but she really made this whole experience amazing. I will continue to use Tyler! (more)"

9. Sarah

Loving animals since dawn of time

Seminary Hill, Alexandria, VA, 22304

3 repeat clients

"Aimes had a great time during his stay! I got photos every day and he seemed to have plenty of fun and get lots of exercise. I would definitely recommend Sar... (more)"

10. Salza

Full-time sitter 4 ur furry friends

Seminary Hill, Alexandria, VA, 22304

6 repeat clients

"I think Henry had an even better vacation than I did on my weekend getaway. Salsa and Jeff are a great duo to help take care of anyone's dog. Lots of picture... (more)"

11. Kristen

Caring Couple near Shirlington

North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA, 22302

6 repeat clients

"Rumi couldn't have been happier with Kristen and Jim. Rumi spent a little over a week with them while we were away, and she had so much fun with their dog, S... (more)"

Confirmed Labor Day Availability

Doggy vacation: play, eat & sleep

Seminary Hill, Alexandria , VA, 22304

18 repeat clients

"Aisha was an awesome dog-sitter and kept clear communication throughout Cairo stay! She sent videos and pictures and did not hesitate to ask questions to ens... (more)"

13. Mark

Dog Lovers In Del Ray

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22305

1 repeat client

"Mark kept us updated with pictures and we even had a meet and greet before the stay to ensure compatibility. Would recommend! (more)"

14. Siobhan

Responsible and Caring Dog Lover!

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

"Siobhan and her husband were great with our dog, Maxx! We received daily photos and updates and Maxx had a great time. We would recommend them to anyone and ... (more)"

15. Dani

My dog and I love company!

Alexandria, VA, 22306

1 repeat client

"Dani is a wonderful sitter! Our dog, Brownie had a bad ear infection and she offered and took her to the vet. She also sent daily pictures and updates that g... (more)"

16. Amy

Loving, mature dogwalker/sitter.

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

5 repeat clients

"Amy was fantastic to Ellie! We did a meet and greet in advance, and while Ellie is very shy at first, Amy had no problem getting her to open up and be friend... (more)"

17. Danielle

Dog-Loving Couple in Crystal City

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

"Danielle and Mike are so great! This was the first time I had to leave my dog with a stranger and I was super nervous and neurotic but they were very nice an... (more)"

18. Loretta

Loving Dog Sitter in Alexandria

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22301

11 repeat clients

" 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)"

19. Liz

Experienced pet-sitter!

Alexandria, VA, 22310

1 repeat client

"Liz was so amazing! I dropped my 8 month old very hyper puppy off at her house and when I picked her up the next morning, she slept the entire day and the wh... (more)"

Available this weekend
20. Chelsea

Will love your pet as my own!

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22305

"Chelsea took care of my 75lb black lab while I was out of country on vacation for close to 3 weeks. She took every opportunity possible to let me know that m... (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.