Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Buckingham, Arlington, VA

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

1. Francis

Your Dog's Next Best Friend!

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

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

1 repeat client

"Francis is a true "dog person" who loves nothing more than playing tug-o-war with any pup that he interacts with. When we lived together in graduate school, ... (more)"

2. Heather and Nicole

Pet-lover, outgoing person, athlete

Seminary Hill, Alexandria, VA, 22304

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

33 repeat clients

"Heather and Nicole were trustworthy, adaptable, responsive, and easy to coordinate with. I needed someone to come walk and feed my dog twice a day for the lo... (more)"

3. Elizabeth

Great with Cats and Dogs!

Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA, 22206

Drop-In Visits

8 repeat clients

"Elizabeth was awesome! She kept me up to date on the stays and always provided pictures for me after each visit. She is extremely quick with responses and be... (more)"

4. Kara

Dog's Ideal Stay-cation

Alexandria Wrest, alexandria, VA, 22311

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

"Kara was great to our 3 dogs while we were away for a long weeknd. She visited them in our home multiple times per day and always gave details and photos of ... (more)"

5. Berit

I'll love your pup from day one!

Arlington Ridge, Arlington, VA, 22202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Berit was very loving and caring with my dogs on the meet and greet and during the drop in visits and walks we set up. She followed all instructions for thei... (more)"

6. Amanda

Certified Dog Walker, 14 yrs exp

Columbia Heghts, Arlington, VA, 22204

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Amanda is awesome! She is compassionate and understands that all dogs are different. She allows my schnauzer the chance to stop and sniff every blade of gras... (more)"

7. Alex

Calm, nurturing, attentive.

Glencarlyn, Arlington, VA, 22204

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

17 repeat clients

"Wow...contacted him the day I was leaving town for four weeks when our other sitter flaked. He came by immediately, "got" our dog and his needs, and was te... (more)"

8. Monica

It's all about the L♡VE! #furbabies

Arlington, VA, 22202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

16 repeat clients

"Monica has taken great care of our Mamma Mia! She sends some of the best photos with her rover card. I love how much Monica just loves dogs. We highly recomm... (more)"

9. Rebecca

Dog-loving Apartment in Alexandria!

Alexandria Wrest, Alexandria, VA, 22311

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

4 repeat clients

About: We are an active, young family who proudly identify as "dog people"! During your pet's stay, we will treat your family member as if he or she were ... (more)

10. Matt

Weekend adventures in NOVA!

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Matt and his wife Courtney (also on Rover) are dog lovers, who at this time in their young busy lives cannot have a dog of their own. So the next best thin... (more)"

11. Natalie

Active Sitter For Your Active Dog

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

About: Growing up, I have always cared for my neighbors' dogs in my neighborhood while they were unavailable. I have years of experience and absolutely lo... (more)

12. Heather

Experienced dog owner and sitter

Cherrydale, Arlington, VA, 22207

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Heather was great! She came through last minute and was always reliable and communicative. Best part, the dogs loved her! (more)"

13. Carol

I love all pets and caring for them

Penrose, Arlington, VA, 22204

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Excelente su trabajo,. Fue muy responsable y dedicada la contraria nuevamente!!!! (more)"

14. Jillian

Fun? Exercise? Play? You got it!

Bluemont, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

7 repeat clients

"Jillian was fantastic. I felt really comfortable with her coming to take care of my dog. I will be using her again in the future! (more)"

15. Sara

Weekend Dog Park Adventures!

Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA, 22206

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

"Sara is the most loving and caring person I know, with a heart of gold when it comes to animals. You’re dog will be in safe hands with Sara and will be treat... (more)"

16. Marie

Friendly Dog Walker/Sitter

Bluemont, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Marie was fantastic with my dog Marley, who is a recent rescue. It was obvious from the start that she cared about his well-being and was very patient with h... (more)"

17. Julia

Nursing student & dog whisperer

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

41 repeat clients

"Julia has been great with our new pup, Atlas! He loves spending time with her and her dog Daisy and is always super happy when I get home. Julia is very comm... (more)"

18. Anita

Caring, stay-at-home mom

Bluemont, ARLINGTON, VA, 22203

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Anita Cater is an honest and capable individual. You can trust her with the keys to your house and with your children, whether they are two or four legged. (more)"

19. Stephanie

I’m a nurse who loves dogs!

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

About: I grew up with seven German Shepherds and a Yorkie, taking care of them from puppies to seniors. I also fostered Great Pyrenees dogs in college. I ... (more)

20. Jenn

Reliable care & walks with updates!

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Jenn was very quick and responsive to my request. I was very happy with her check in. (more)"

Pet parents in Buckingham, Arlington, VA love dog sitters on 2,037 owners have reviewed sitters in Arlington, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating, and 92% of pet parents live within a short drive of a dog sitter on Rover. That means Rover is the perfect place to go when you're search for loving, safe care for your best friend. Wondering how much you can expect to pay for a day on Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

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