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. Caroline

Former vet employee loves dogs!

Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA, 22206

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"Caroline has a love for dogs and is always the first to volunteer to watch friends' pets. She is caring, trustworthy, and always willing to put her own pup b... (more)"

2. Morgan

Who let the dogs out..(to go pee)?!

Arlington, VA, 22202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Morgan is AMAZING! She is always so attentive to my dog, and loves on him at every opportunity. I have never had a concern, and I know that my dog is in grea... (more)"

3. Renae

Your Fur Baby Can Join Our Pack!

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Renae will be a great dog sitter. Not only is she organized and conscientious by her nature, she and her family have always cared for pets in their home. Tak... (more)"

4. Emily

DC dog lover who misses her pup!

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I cannot think of anyone more worthy of dog sitting than Emily! She is the most compassionate and caring girl I have ever met. When I got my overwhelmingly e... (more)"

5. Joyce

I've crossed actual oceans for dogs

Foggy Bottom, Washington , DC, 20052

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"One of the first things I learned about Joyce was how much she loves animals. I've never met someone with such a genuine love for and connection to animals! ... (more)"

6. Lindsay

Energetic & Experienced Dog Mom

Falls Church, VA, 22041

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

"Lindsay is such a gem with the pooches. I met her promoting herself in the local park and boy am I glad that I stopped to listen to her. She is a genius. ... (more)"

7. Annelise

Professional Pup Cuddler

Douglas Park, Arlington, VA, 22204

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Annelise spent extra time with my puppy and truly seemed to care about making her feel less anxious while I was at work. Would definitely book again! (more)"

8. Abby

Reliable service, tailored to you

McLean , VA, 22101

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Abby was sweet and very understanding of my anxious, senior, German Shepherd mix. She did not flinch once as my girl occasionally barked (non aggressively of... (more)"

9. Caroline

Trustworthy, caring, pet sitter!

North Highland, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 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)"

10. Katie

I look forward to loving your pet!

Long Branch Creek, Arlington, VA, 22206

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

6 repeat clients

"I would highly recommend Katie to anyone who is looking for a sitter/walker for their dog. She did an amazing job of taking care of my dog while I was away ... (more)"

11. Marisa

Experienced Dog Walker for Hire

Au-Tenleytown, Washington , DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"We are so pleased to give Marisa a glowing review after our first booking with her. She was so sweet and great with our 2 rambunctious dogs during our meet a... (more)"

12. Jessica

Navy vet/college student/dog owner.

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

19 repeat clients

"Jessica and her husband came to my apartment yesterday to meet my dog Lolly. They were very nice with her and I was surprised by how quickly Lolly bonded wit... (more)"

13. Nick

The best care for your best friend!

Bluemont, Arlington, VA, 22203

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

3 repeat clients

"Nick was great with my dog, Ghost! He made sure he was accessible ahead of time and during his visit. He gave me an update on Ghost, let me know when he got ... (more)"

14. Maya

All my friends are dogs

Foggy Bottom, Washington DC, DC, 20052

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: First and foremost, I am a hard working college student in DC looking to earn extra money doing something I love to do, which is spend time with an... (more)

15. Alexa

Let me love your pups in DC or VA!

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 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)"

16. Olivia

Dog lover who can't have her own!

Colonial Village, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Our dog goes bananas whenever he sees Olivia. He knows what a dog lover she is. She is also reliable, honest, confident, energetic, and fit enough to give y... (more)"

17. 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)"

18. Emma

"Life is better with a dog"

The Palisades, Washington , DC, 20007

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emma is a great dog person. She loves animals and they love her. She is cool, calm and collective and handles new endeavors with confidence and a sense hum... (more)"

19. Avery

Happy to help!

Cherrydale, Arlington, VA, 22207

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Avery was great! My pup is shy, so I'm glad he felt comfortable getting him out of my bedroom & adjusting to him on the walk & while they hung out together. ... (more)"

20. Audrey

Reliable, Friendly Dog Sitter!

Douglas Park, Arlington , VA, 22204

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

2 repeat clients

"Audrey was amazing. I had to travel out of town and couldn't take my dog, Sperry, with me. Sperry has terminal cancer and she took care of him so lovingly, w... (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.

Never beg a friend to drop in on your pets while you're on vacation again. With Rover, you can find the perfect Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington pet sitter in seconds. Sitters on Rover are pet lovers, who will be happy to sit dogs, cats, caged pets, and even horses while they take care of your home. By removing common pet care obstacles, Rover ensures pets nationwide are happy and well-cared for even when their human is away, and empowers pet lovers to live happy and fulfilling lives. Founded on the belief that everyone should have the opportunity to experience the unconditional love of a pet, Rover makes it easy for you to reach trusted pet sitters in Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington who can provide the care your pet needs, when they need it.

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