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. Reed

dog lover in the city

Georgetown, Washington, DC, 20007

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

"Reed had been around dogs and cats since she was young. Very caring and attentive to pets of all ages and sizes. Keeps dogs for co workers and enjoys experie... (more)"

2. Christie

Enthusiastic, active, friendly

Buckingham, Arlington, VA, 22203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I enjoy being around dogs and love to stay active! Although I'm new to Rover, I grew up living with dogs of my own. I'm very responsible, friendly,... (more)

3. Liesel

Warm, caring, loving

Buckingham, Arlington , VA, 22203

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

"Liesel is a good friend of mine and LOVES dogs. She often watched my dog Parker while I was away and he loves her. It made me feel so at ease while away know... (more)"

4. Caren

Energized, Efficient, Engaged

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Karen was great with my Yorkie, Chewie! I was a bit concerned about him being a bit too troublesome with someone new, but he took well to Caren. She made sur... (more)"

5. Melissa

Grad student, flexible schedule!!

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

About: Growing up we almost always had a dog or two in the house- ranging from small springer spaniels to larger labs. I'd love to have a dog of my own b... (more)

6. Korrawan

Your Dog is my friend.

Waycroft-Woodlawn, Arlington, VA, 22205

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hello pet owners, My name is Korrawan and I am a dog lover who would love to take care of your dog(s)! I have been dog-sitting since I was in hi... (more)

7. Dustin

Active dog-lovers!

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Caring for, loving, and playing with dogs is something we are so passionate about! Our dog, Ellie, is the perfect playmate for any dog. We know how... (more)

8. Jessica

Navy vet/college student/dog owner.

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

15 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

5 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. Katherine

Ruff day? I'm pawsitive I can help.

North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA, 22302

Drop-In Visits

12 repeat clients

About: I grew up on a farm and have not only had dogs my whole life (large and small), I am comfortable with all manners of animals. My husband and I are ... (more)

11. Katie

I look forward to loving your pet!

Long Branch Creek, Arlington, VA, 22206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Katie was wonderful, she took great care of my pooch while I was away. It was a bonus to find someone with experience with senior dogs. Highly recommend! (more)"

12. Sara

Energetic, Loving Nurse & Caregiver

Falls Church, VA, 22041

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: When I was 8 years old, my sister & I started a caregiving service for our neighborhood pets. We would care for dogs (and cats), feeding and admini... (more)

13. Elizabeth

Dependent, caring, active dog lover

Alcova Heights, Arlington, VA, 22204

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Bess is not just an experienced pet sitter and dog walker, but she is a true animal lover. I have never worried about leaving my dog, Bane, in her hands beca... (more)"

14. Caroline

Trustworthy, caring, pet sitter!

North Highland, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Thank you Caroline for your exceptional service! We were lucky to find Caroline on Rover to cat-sit our 7 month old kitten MooShoo who is super shy but very ... (more)"

15. Melissa

RN full time,dog sitter part time❤️

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington , VA, 22209

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 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)"

16. Alyssa

Responsible & Reliable Dog Lover!

Bluemont, Arlington, VA, 22203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Alyssa was great drop in sitter for my dog Juneau! She first came by to meet Juneau to make sure it was a good fit for both of them- which already tells a lo... (more)"

17. Mike

Fun, responsible family

Forest Glen, Arlington, VA, 22204

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

7 repeat clients

"Mike and Family cannot be any more awesome! Kind with animals and had clear and very prompt communication prior and during the sitting. It was plainly clear ... (more)"

18. Meredith

Ranch Girl Furry Friend Care

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

2 repeat clients

"Fury loved having Meredith visit while I was away. She made sure he was well cared for and loved! (more)"

19. Audrey

Reliable, Friendly Dog Sitter!

Douglas Park, Arlington , VA, 22204

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

2 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)"

20. Gina

Responsible and reliable pet sitter

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22203

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Gina was wonderful at entertaining our puppy while we were working all day. She did a great job of playing with her, making sure she had food and water, and ... (more)"

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When it comes to pet care and pet sitting, pet owners in Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA trust their pets with sitters on Rover.com. Over 2,037 pet owners have reviewed pet sitters in Arlington, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Pet sitting doesn't have to be expensive. In fact, it's probably a lot more affordable than you think. You'll quickly find that there's a pet sitter on Rover for just about every price range and lifestyle. Wondering how much you might expect to pay for a pet sitter and pet care on Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you begin a conversation with a sitter who seems like a great match.

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