Dog Boarding in Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA

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

2. Tessa

Take care of em' like my own :)

Columbia Heghts, Arlington, VA, 22204

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

5 repeat clients

"Tessa is very nice and attentive and has a Yorkie, so she was able to treat and understand our own Yorkie well. We highly recommend her. Also very communicat... (more)"

3. Supon

Happy Home = Happy Dogs

Kalorama, Washington, DC, 20008

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

42 repeat clients

"I had to go out of town at the last minute and looked on River since all of my usual dogsitter's were busy. After reading half a dozen profiles, I came acros... (more)"

4. Ryan & Alejandra

Home full- time. Hiking lovers.

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

14 repeat clients

"Ryan and Ali took great care of our dog! They were responsive and sent lots of pictures. He seemed very happy and content to play with the other dogs! (more)"

5. Caitlyn

I'll keep your dog active and safe!

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Caitlyn was absolutely fantastic! She responded to my inquiry almost immediately and was super flexible with my drop-off and pick-up times. She seems to trul... (more)"

6. Brian

Quality Dog Sitting w/ a Dog Park!

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding

3 repeat clients

"I can't say enough about Brian! He took amazing care of my dog and two fish while I was away for 3 weeks. His community has a clean, very nice-sized dog pa... (more)"

7. Cristina

Teacher-will love your dog!

Arlington, VA, 22202

Dog Boarding

2 repeat clients

"Christina was really good with Belle. Belle is older and likes to snuggle most of the time, so it was great that Christina allowed her on the sofa and blank... (more)"

8. Thom

Benson's Puppy Play Pad

Arlington View, Arlington, VA, 22204

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

72 repeat clients

"Thom is great with our dogs! We have a rescue pup that can be a little skiddish and hesitant, but she always has fun at Thom's. Our other lab is a huge cuddl... (more)"

9. Jessica

Navy vet/college student/dog owner.

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

30 repeat clients

"Zeke was very happy when I picked him up! Jessica took great care of him and even brushed him for me ? I would definitely board my pup with her again. I also... (more)"

10. Iuliia

Live. Love. Bark.

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

79 repeat clients

"Our little guy had a fantastic stay with Ken and Yulia! They were available for a quick meet and greet and for an extended stay over a holiday weekend, which... (more)"

11. Jordan

Snuggles and Playtime + Fenced Yard

Waverly Hills, Arlington, VA, 22207

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

2 repeat clients

"Jordan did a great job facilitating my corgi's interaction with her Beagle, Luna. She also sent plenty of pictures and status updates over our girl's 4 night... (more)"

12. Shaye

WFH next door to Clarendon Dog Park

Lyon Village, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Shaye was awesome, and my dog had such a great time! She was super easy to work with, very responsive, and was flexible when I had an unexpected change in my... (more)"

13. Juliana

Animal whisperer

Georgetown, Washington, DC, 20007

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

3 repeat clients

"Juliana was awesome. She was patient with my dog and even took her running. I also appreciated all of the pictures and updates while I was gone. (more)"

14. Jay and Amy

Home full-time, nice fenced yard!

Arlington Heights, Arlington, VA, 22204

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Simply put, Jay & Amy are fantastic! They provided a loving home-away-from-home for our Sofie. It felt like we were dropping her off with a trusted friend, w... (more)"

15. Nancie

Love animals - caring watcher

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding

1 repeat client

"Nancie was amazing with Rhodie, especially given that it was a short-notice visit. She gave texts about his walk and how he was doing, and really was so nic... (more)"

16. Dorrtheia

YOUR FURRY BABY'S NEW BEST FRIEND

Nauck, Arlington, VA, 22204

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

17 repeat clients

"It did not take long to set up a meeting with Dorrtheia. Scheduling was easy and everything went as planned. The pictures she sent of our dog let us know he ... (more)"

17. ERIN

Super Dog Mom

Boulevard Manor, Arlington, VA, 22203

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

33 repeat clients

"Erin was lovely! She was super flexible and easy to work with, responsive, and clearly a dog lover. Bowen seemed to have a great time during his stay. (more)"

18. Donna

Home full time with my Bichon Frise

Colonial Village, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Donna boarded Preston for us at the last minute when some travel plans changed. Preston immediately felt right at home with her and her dog Killer. I got ton... (more)"

19. Kaitlyn

Ezedi's Furry Hotel

Penrose, Arlington, VA, 22204

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

30 repeat clients

"Kaitlyn is a great host that goes above and beyond for her guests. Unfortunately, our female Dane was not interested in playing nicely with Kaitlyn's dogs so... (more)"

20. Elizabeth

Liz & Paul's Pawaction

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding

1 repeat client

"Elizabeth was great with our dog and provided many helpful updates. We felt our dog was in good hands! (more)"

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