Pet Setting & 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.

1. Elizabeth

Great with Cats and Dogs!

Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA, 22206

Drop-In Visits

6 repeat clients

"Second time having Elizabeth drop in on our three cats. It was a very last minute request and she was happy to do it. Our kitties seemed quite pleased she wa... (more)"

2. Heather

Experienced dog owner and sitter

Cherrydale, Arlington, VA, 22207

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Wonderful sitter and our dogs love her. She’s dependable and is very loving and caring toward them. (more)"

3. Kate

RN and dog lover- wags guaranteed

Lyon Village, ARLINGTON, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Kate was able to help me with a last minute request. I really appreciated her being able to come over and meet Gus and I on the same day that I needed the dr... (more)"

4. Caitlin

Flexible schedule for overnights!

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Best dog sitter ever. Caitlin does a super job of taking care of our Frenchies. She has been watching our dogs for over 7 years. She is reliable, trustworthy... (more)"

5. Heather and Nicole

Pet-lover, outgoing person, athlete

Seminary Hill, Alexandria, VA, 22304

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

30 repeat clients

About: -I would love to become a sitter, because I always enjoy playing and taking care of dogs. It brightens my day/mood when I do something nice/fun for... (more)

6. 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)"

7. Tara

Home Full-Time & Animal Lover!

North Highland, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"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)"

8. Cristina

I’ll love your pup like it’s mine!

Alexandria Wrest, Alexan, VA, 22302

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

"Cristina has watched my dog multiple times and always surprises me by how above and beyond she goes! The last time she watched my dog Bella, it was snowing a... (more)"

9. Abbey

Home full time // active runner

Cherrydale, Arlington, VA, 22207

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Abbey was great with our pup. She is very accommodating and easy to work with. (more)"

10. 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)"

11. Alex

Calm, nurturing, attentive.

Glencarlyn, Arlington, VA, 22204

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

16 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)"

12. Lauren

Full Time Student and Dog Mom

North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA, 22302

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I couldn’t think more highly of Lauren. She is a particularly organized person both professionally and personally. She is a planner, and then she executed ag... (more)"

13. Daniela

Experienced and loving pet sitter

Columbia Heghts, Arlington, VA, 22204

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

11 repeat clients

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

14. Sara

Patient and Flexible Dog Lover!

Columbia Heghts, Arlington, VA, 22204

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sara was so wonderful with my pup, Dixie. We had a last minute need for a sitter over Thanksgiving and she came through. After the meet and greet I knew Dixi... (more)"

15. Samantha

Flex work hours and lots of energy

Arlington Forest, Arlington, VA, 22203

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Could not recommend Sam enough. My fiance and I traveled to Korea for two weeks. Sam was kind enough to take in my 10 year old Bullmastiff, Zoey, and my 6 mo... (more)"

16. Carrie

Been caring for dogs since birth!

Alexandria, VA, 22311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Carrie's relaxed demeanor was a wonderful fit for my family's older dog. I would recommend her at any time. She is incredibly attentive and my sweet dog love... (more)"

17. 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)"

18. Alyse

Your bestie's second bestie!

Alcova Heights, Arlington, VA, 22204

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Alyse loves animals. She has a cat, and frequently takes care of her boyfriend's dog! I personally have a cat, and would definitely trust that she would love... (more)"

19. Amanda

I work well with all breeds!

Falls Church, VA, 22041

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amanda is a caring, affectionate and responsible caregiver. She cares deeply about the needs of every animal and will go out of her way to provide exceptiona... (more)"

20. Rebecca

Dog-loving Apartment in Alexandria!

Alexandria Wrest, Alexandria, VA, 22311

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

1 repeat client

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)

When it comes to pet sitting, dog owners in Columbia Forest, Arlington, VA love 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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