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Pet Sitting & Drop Ins in Columbia Forest, 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. Sam Verified Enhanced Background Check

Snuggles. Kisses. Exercise. Love.

Nauck, Arlington, VA, 22204

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Thank you for meeting me beforehand and taking great care of my puppy Ertz today!!!! Much appreciated break for him from his crate for my work day. (more)"

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2. Monic Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Certified Professional Pet Care

Alexandria Wrest, Alexandria, VA, 22311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Only one visit for her, but I can tell Monic loves animals and treated mine as her own. She asked a ton of valuable questions at our meet and greet that I'd ne… (more)"

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3. Whitney Verified Enhanced Background Check

Reliable Pet Lover

Ashton Heights, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Whitney is awesome. She seems very experienced with dogs that require special handling and she was so kind about everything and very accomodating. Honestly i d… (more)"

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4. Amber Verified Enhanced Background Check

My dog rescued me

North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA, 22302

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

"Amber was great! She did check-ins with my dog Dany and I could tell from the pictures my dog was loving it. She was very flexible with my scheduling and sent … (more)"

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5. Jifka Verified Enhanced Background Check

Summering in Maine

Alexandria, VA, 22311

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

"Jifka is the quintessential dog-lover. She is caring, responsible and responsive, and take wonderful care of her own two pups - one of which was adopted when s… (more)"

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6. Brooke Verified Background Check

Special Ed Teacher & Pet Lover

Douglas Park, Arlington, VA, 22204

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

"We have hired Brooke for an 11 day house sitting stay to look after our dog. We have also had her do drop in visits with our dog. She does an amazing job and w… (more)"

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7. Magdalena Verified Enhanced Background Check

Walker experienced with big dogs

Alexandria Wrest, Alexandria, VA, 22311

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Have trusted Lena with watching my pup Walter, and she has done nothing but go above and beyond! Has helped in his training and has always kept me informed of … (more)"

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8. Amine Verified Background Check

Barking concierge

Penrose, arlington, VA, 22204

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I care about my clients as I do my own pets . Their well being and happiness is important to me being with the animals its really the thing I 've a… (more)

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9. Ally Verified Background Check

A teacher who loves dogs!!

Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA, 22206

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I’ve taken care of dogs since I was about 12 years old. My family has had big dogs and little dogs my whole life, so I’m very familiar with taking ca… (more)

10. Keryn Verified Enhanced Background Check

Your dog will always feel loved

Barcroft, Arlington, VA, 22204

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

"Keryn was great! We went away for the weekend and wanted someone to check in on our cats. She sent photos and videos, which was appreciated! We came back to a … (more)"

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11. Amanda Verified Enhanced Background Check

Friendly, Dependable Animal Lover

Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA, 22206

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"Amanda is one of those gentle souls to whom all dogs are attracted. They just love her from the get-go. She's been dog sitting for years for friends and relat… (more)"

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12. Bri Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Passionate about pets!

Alexandria Wrest, Alexandria, VA, 22311

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

"Bri provided fantastic care to my pups! I was lucky to find her on short notice, and will definitely reach out to her next time travel carries me away from my … (more)"

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13. Monica Verified Enhanced Background Check

Teacher who loves doggy love!

Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA, 22206

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

About: I had a dog when I was little. From then on I’ve watched dogs during babysitting or for friends and family! I’ve also lived with roommates who had do… (more)

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14. Kari Verified Enhanced Background Check

Flexible schedule, cats & dogs!

Alexandria Wrest, Alexandria, VA, 22302

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kari was excellent checking in on our cats. She sent us regular updates for the week we were gone. I was relieved knowing they were being taken care of. (more)"

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15. Kevin Verified Background Check

Your dog’s home away from home!

Arlington Heights, Arlington, VA, 22204

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

"Kevin was a great sitter for our cat. We went away for the weekend and he made sure she was happy and healthy. He dedicated enough time to get to know and play… (more)"

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16. Lady Verified Background CheckRoverGO

Graduate Student Who Adores Animals

Alexandria Wrest, Alexandria, VA, 22311

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

"Lady is great! Has been super professional and responsible. Came and fed and played with my cat, who loved her immediately. Definitely recommend. (more)"

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17. Emily Verified Background Check

That friend you leave your dog with

Alexandria Wrest, Alexandria, VA, 22302

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

"Emily is one of the most caring and genuine people I have ever met. We are colleagues; we teach at a local middle sch oil together. We have become close friend… (more)"

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18. Kirsten Verified Background Check

Pampered Pets

Nauck, Arlington, VA, 22204

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Very professional! Went above and beyond our needs and expectation for our dog Tank. Smooth communication. Definitely using Kirsten next time. Highly recommend… (more)"

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19. Angela Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Cat & Canine Caretaker ❤️

Alexandria Wrest, Alexandria, VA, 22302

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Angela was great and super sweet. She was very caring and was able to connect with my cat right away. She is great at communicating and keeping you updated on … (more)"

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20. Anthony Verified Enhanced Background Check

Cats, Dogs, and Hedgehogs. Oh My!

Alcova Heights, Arlington, VA, 22204

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Excellent service. Anthony always takes such care in writing me details of the check-in. I feel like I was there and I know how much fun Luna had during his vi… (more)"

When it comes to pet sitting, dog owners in Columbia Forest, Arlington, VA love Rover.com. Over 2,037 owners have reviewed sitters in Arlington, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. The cost of pet sitting in Columbia Forest may surprise you - in a good way. That's because there's a pet sitter on Rover for nearly every price range and lifestyle. Curious about how much it you can expect to pay for pet sitting on Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your pets and check in on you home, turn to Rover. It's easy to find a loving Columbia Forest pet sitter on Rover who'll give your pet one-on-one attention while you're away, and take care of your home. Search from hundreds of trusted pet sitters in Columbia Forest, Arlington, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your pet(s). We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. Then, when you're ready, book and pay for your house and pet sitter all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You'll have the peace of mind knowing that your sitter has free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and will send you cute photo updates throughout the stay. Rover is the easiest way to find trustworthy Columbia Forest pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

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Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in Columbia Forest, Arlington donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Arlington.

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