Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

1. Lucy

Will run up to 10 miles!

The Palisades, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lucy is absolutely wonderful with pets of all kind - especially dogs! She has watched my dog when I leave for vacation for the past 3 years and has been wond... (more)"

Available this weekend
2. Kaila

Experienced walker & doggie daycare

Falls Church, VA, 22046

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kaila is one of the few people I trust to take care of my two cats when I'm out of town. She doesn't just take care of their bare necessities; she takes time... (more)"

3. Natalie

Lots of walks and cuddles

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington , VA, 22201

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

"Natalie is a dog lover and would be a wonderful sitter or walker! She has cared for her own dog, Sophie, for many years until Natalie had to move out of the ... (more)"

4. Isabelle

Doggo lover from walking to barking

Bluemont, Arlington, VA, 22203

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Her folders in College had dogs on them. I have never met anyone who loves dogs so much. Hell, she mad me like dogs; and I low key had a phobia of dogs. (more)"

Available this weekend
5. Jenna

I love dogs and dogs love me!

Barcroft, Arlington, VA, 22202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I'm so glad Jenna took care of my dogs this week. She went above and beyond with my puppies Cooper and Laura Palmer. They have a lot of energy and Jenna took... (more)"

Available this weekend
6. Shana

I treat dogs like people

Au-Tenleytown, Washington, DC, 20016

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Shana has helped me and my family with our two dogs over the past few years. She has always been very trustworthy and dependable. Shana has been available to... (more)"

7. Sarah

Animal loving, active dog mom

Columbia Heights West, Arlington, VA, 22204

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

"Sarah is responsible, caring, and considerate. Sarah loves animals more than humans and is very thoughtful towards animals' well being. She has pet sit for m... (more)"

8. Jessica

Navy vet/college student/dog owner.

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

22 repeat clients

"Jessica was so great! We had a last minute request for a morning walk and she was very responsive, fed my puppy and even had another one he could play with;-... (more)"

9. Alexa

Let me love your pups in DC or VA!

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Alexa was great. She asked questions about Remy and took pictures from her visit. I didn't get to meet her since I was out but she was easy to get in touch w... (more)"

10. Sadie

Work @ home part time - love dogs!

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22203

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sadie is exactly what we were looking for in a dog walker. She's SUPER nice to our dogs Boomer and Lucy and is very gentle and patient with them. They get al... (more)"

11. Mike

Woof, Woof, bow wow, meow. Chirp?

Arlington View, Arlington, VA, 22204

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mike is a great caring guy. He has dog sat for my 2 year old puppy multiple times. I've never had any problems, my dog is always excited to see him. Mike pla... (more)"

12. Kelsy

walks, runs, treats and naps :)

Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA, 22206

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

"Kelsy is one of the kindest and most thoughtful dog owners I know. She loves her own dog, Luke, like a son. She is one of those people that sees any kind of ... (more)"

13. Audrey

Reliable, Friendly Dog Sitter!

Douglas Park, Arlington , VA, 22204

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

4 repeat clients

"Audrey was great! She sent a message and picture everyday of our cat and updated us with any questions. Will definitely be using her again next time we go ou... (more)"

14. Laura

I will jog with your dog!

Bluemont, Arlington, VA, 22205

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I am an animal lover and always have been, ever since I was little. I am currently a freelancer so I have a flexible schedule. I studied psycholo... (more)

15. Annelise

Professional Pup Cuddler

Douglas Park, Arlington, VA, 22204

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

6 repeat clients

"Annelise was nothing short of outstanding! Once I met her, I knew my dog would be in good hands. I have a 110-lbs Akita so I was concerned, at first, that sh... (more)"

16. Melissa

RN full time,dog sitter part time❤️

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington , VA, 22209

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Melissa was absolutely wonderful! She took excellent care of our 2 small dogs during a drop-in visit, and sent me a detailed text afterwards about how they d... (more)"

17. Kristin

Affectionate Sitter who LOVES Walks

Arlington Forest, Arlington, VA, 22203

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"I can not say enough positive things about my pet sitting experiences with Kristin. It is great to be able to schedule a walk or a visit for my poodle Pumpki... (more)"

18. Jennie

Dog lover and animal advocate!

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington , VA, 22201

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

1 repeat client

"I have had the pleasure of working side by side with Jennie throughout the years and cannot express how compassionate and reliable she is. She's never met a... (more)"

19. Zelmira & Zoe

Z&Z Wagging Tails Pet Sitting

Arlington Heights, Arlington, VA, 22204

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

77 repeat clients

About: We love having well socialized dogs and puppies that need to be socialized, as we do take care of multiple dogs at a time. As we have grown in pop... (more)

20. Lily

Easy going, gentle, loving. I care!

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington , VA, 22201

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

1 repeat client

"Lily provided excellent care for our two small pups, following a last minute drop-in request! She arrived at the requested time, and took the dogs on a long ... (more)"

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