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Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Colonial Village, Arlington, VA

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

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)

2. Elizabeth

Great with Cats and Dogs!

Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA, 22206

Drop-In Visits

"Elizabeth was so wonderful and attentive when watching my two cats for a couple of days! Easy key transfer in my apartment (which isn’t always simple!), thor... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
3. Kathryn

Experienced, Reliable Dog Lover!

South West, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kathryn was great! She was very prompt in her communication with us and was very willing to be flexible- we appreciated the time she spent with Monty. We wil... (more)"

4. Anna

Proven fun for dogs

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

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

"Anna is the BEST with dogs! My dog literally tries to chase her down the road whenever she leaves and will often take the charge on our electric fence just t... (more)"

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)

6. Whitney

Home Full Time - Large Yard

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

"I would definitely recommend Whitney to anyone looking for a dog sitter. She is as responsible and caring as they come and she has a GREAT dog voice. You kno... (more)"

7. Jennie

Dog lover and animal advocate!

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jennie did a wonderful job with drop-in visits for my 11 week old puppy. She is caring and very knowledgeable about dogs. She was consistently on time and pr... (more)"

8. Sara

Work from Home-Dog Mom

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have known Sara for 20 years, and I could not recommend a more reliable and caring person to take care of your dog. She has been a dog owner for over 5 ye... (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)"

10. Patricia

Happy Yappi Hour 24/7

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

Drop-In Visits

"Patricia took great care of my dog Luna! She was able to help me at the last minute when I was in a pinch and was very accommodating! Luna had a nice, long w... (more)"

11. Rachel

College Dog Lover - Missing My Dog

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Rachel Oates would be an amazing dog sitter or walker. She consistently helped me out when I fostered a dog recently and did an amazing job taking care of hi... (more)"

12. 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)"

Available this weekend
13. 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)"

14. Kate

RN and dog lover- wags guaranteed

Lyon Village, ARLINGTON, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Catherine helped me out when i was in a real bind. Having to go to work when one of my dogs had some stomach problems, I needed someone to check up on her. I... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
15. Chad

Professional care for your pup

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Chad was fantastic given short notice to watch my chocolate lab. My original sitter had to cancel last minute which put me and my dog (Finnie) in a stressful... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
16. Mattie

Avid dog walker and runner

Foggy Bottom, Washington DC, DC, 20037

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mattie loves dogs more than people!!! Trust her with your dog, she will give him/her endless care and affection. My dogs LOVE spending the day with her, they... (more)"

17. Laura Mariko

Go for a Walk, Run or even a Hike

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

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

"Laura was absolutely amazing with our 3 months old corgi puppy! I felt that working together with her, Pippa not only got the proper care and excerise she ne... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
18. Richie

Self-Acclaimed Dog Whisperer

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

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

"I have never met someone who loves dogs more than this young man. He is a very passion dog lover and treats animals like royalty. (more)"

19. Amy

Happy pup, happy life :)

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22203

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

"I can confidently say from experience that Amy goes above and beyond to show my dog love, attention, and care each and every time she watches him. She is ext... (more)"

20. 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)"

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