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.

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1. Stephanie

Flexible Hours- dog owner

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hi! My name is Stephanie and I am a part-time graduate student and full-time dog mommy living in Arlington, VA. I have had a furry family member si... (more)

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2. Elizabeth

Great with Cats and Dogs!

Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA, 22206

Drop-In Visits

"Elizabeth was amazing for my cat Ellie. I am a first time rover user and was nervous about leaving Ellie for 3 days but Elizabeth was so reassuring and so ki... (more)"

3. Clarisa

Pre-Vet student

North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA, 22302

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Another excellent week with Clarisa! It's wonderful working with her, as she is very flexible on timing and scheduling check-ins with our dog. Thanks so mu... (more)"

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4. Heather and Nicole

Pet-lover, outgoing person, athlete

Seminary Hill, Alexandria, VA, 22304

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Wonderful job at taking care of our little Westie. When we got home she was happy and wagging her tail. Thank you! Will definitely re-book (already have) in ... (more)"

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5. Charlotte

I'll love your dog like its my dog

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I do not own a dog now but grew up with dogs and miss them! I love animals and all types of dogs. I really enjoy walking and can walk as far or sho... (more)

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6. Whitney

Home Full Time - Large Yard

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

"Whitney is as responsible and considerate as any young adult I know. From an organizational perspective, she is the person who picks up your jacket when you ... (more)"

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4th of July
7. Carolyn

Pet Sitter with flexible hours!

North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA, 22302

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Carolyn took great care of my cat while I was away and even watered my plants for me. (more)"

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8. Jillian

Fun? Exercise? Play? You got it!

Bluemont, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

"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)"

9. Caitlyn

Life-long dog owner

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22203

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

"Caitlyn is highly responsive, reliable, communicates extraordinarily well, and was flexible with a last-minute request. I'd absolutely use her service again! (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
10. Rebecca

Dog-loving Apartment in Alexandria!

Alexandria Wrest, Alexandria, VA, 22311

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

"Rebecca was awesome with my Holly. She gave lots of updates and let me know my kitty was taken care of while I was gone. (more)"

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This weekend
11. Daniela

Experienced and loving pet sitter

Columbia Heghts, Arlington, VA, 22204

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

"Daniela did a great job cat sitting for my 7 year old cats for 5 days while I was on vacation! (more)"

12. Tara

I love pups!

North Highland, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"So pleased with Tara’s drop in visits for my 7YO Yorkie mix. She is prompt, patient, and mindful to send text and photo updates on the breaks each day. Her f... (more)"

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13. Robert

Pets are my passion!

Long Branch Creek, Arlington, VA, 22206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Robert was awesome, he was recommended and I was impressed. He communicated in a timely manner and he also took care of both my babies very well. He treated ... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
14. 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

"Tessa is wonderful!! She is so thoughtful, responsive, and reliable - exactly what you'd want from a sitter! She took care of our corgi Abby and everything w... (more)"

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4th of July
15. Monica

Energetic, Patient, Trustworthy :-)

Tara-Leeway Heights, Arlington, VA, 22205

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Monica is an amazing and compassionate person. I remember when my dog Boris was still alive she would come to visit and he would get all the attention first.... (more)"

16. Maria Helena

I'm a cat person

Columbia Heights West, Arlington, VA, 22204

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Maria has been incredible when taking care of my dog, Chewie! She made sure he got plenty of exercise by walking him several times a day and taking him to th... (more)"

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17. Carol

I love all pets and caring for them

Penrose, Arlington, VA, 22204

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

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

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18. Guin

Cat Lady & Dog Lover

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Guin's love for animals is remarkable. She genuinely cares for each animal and goes out of her way to ensure they are happy. Her cheerful and energetic perso... (more)"

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19. Meredith

Animal lover home most weekdays

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Meredith was great! Easy to coordinate with, handled all my instructions like a pro, and provided great updates. Will be using her again in the future! (more)"

20. Amy

Happy pup, happy life :)

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22203

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

"I have had Amy watch over my two dogs several times now and I know my dogs are in great hands when she takes care of them. My dogs are always excited to see ... (more)"

Pet parents in Buckingham, Arlington, VA love dog sitters on Rover.com. 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.

As pet lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your pet when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Buckingham pet sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted pet sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a pet sitter in Buckingham, Arlington who meets your and your pet's needs. We manually review and approve every profile on our site, and we offer tools to help you make the right decision for your pet, including background checks, sitter testimonials, community reviews. We also offer educational opportunities and extra safety tools, such as the Protection Package. And we always recommend an in-person Meet & Greet so you can see that your sitter is the perfect fit for your dog. Rover is proud to be the nation's largest network of pet sitters and dog walkers.

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1) Browse Sitters

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2) Contact Sitters

Chat about your dog and your specific needs. Even meet in person before booking if you really want to.

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3) Book & pay

Our platform makes it easy and secure. No cash necessary.

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4) Enjoy your trip

Drop off your dog without feeling guilty. Relax with regular photo updates from your sitter.