Pet Sitting & Drop In Visits in Dover, VA

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

1. Heather

Experienced dog owner and sitter

Cherrydale, Arlington, VA, 22207

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

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

2. Vivian

Versatile and fun-loving caregiver

Falls Church, VA, 22046

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Vivian watched my two pups for 4 days and was absolutely wonderful!! She provided updates after each visit/walk and sent pics as well. Very happy with the e... (more)"

3. Kate

RN and dog lover- wags guaranteed

Lyon Village, ARLINGTON, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 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)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
4. Eros

Lots of love to give, but no dog!

Cleveland Park, Washington DC, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Eros was great! Very responsive and communicative and took great care of Jack. Would definitely use her again. Thanks Eros! (more)"

5. Jillian

Fun? Exercise? Play? You got it!

Bluemont, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

8 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)"

6. 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)"

7. Mariana

Your pet and I will have a blast!

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Mariana was one of the most thoughtful, experienced, and reliable sitters I have come across. She took care of my Millie as if she were her own, taking her f... (more)"

8. Holly

Fun loving dog watcher

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Holly has watched my dog several times and we couldn’t ask for a better sitter. She is very reliable and was able to help us a few times with short notice. O... (more)"

9. Caitlyn

Life-long dog owner

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22203

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

21 repeat clients

"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. Debbie

Recently Retired and Love Animals

North Rosslyn, Arlington, VA, 22209

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"I have known Debbie well for about eight years and can assure you that she Is a wonderful, dependable, and loving pet sitter. She has always adored animals ... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
11. Rachel

Animal Loving Recent College Grad!

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

29 repeat clients

"Rachel was great, as always! She takes special care to ensure my cats are safe and cared for, including my more reclusive cat who can be difficult to find. (more)"

12. Meredith

Animal lover home most weekdays

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"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)"

13. 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)"

14. Caitlin

Flexible schedule for overnights!

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

4 repeat clients

"Extremely happy! We are repeat clients and are so incredibly grateful for the excellent care Caitlin gave our pup! She is professional, responsive, compassio... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
15. Whitney

Home Full Time - Large Yard

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

4 repeat clients

"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)"

16. Tara

I love pups!

North Highland, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

13 repeat clients

"Tara was super punctual, reliable, approachable, and responsible which made me feel so much better about being away from my pups for a few days. Would defini... (more)"

17. Allie

Your pup's next best friend!

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Allie is amazing with dogs of all shapes and sizes! She's very patient and calm, and even though my dog can be very shy to new people, she immediately took t... (more)"

18. 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

9 repeat clients

"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)"

19. Meredith

Puppy pal and dog lover!

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Meredith was an AMAZING dog walker! She was extremely thorough in her notes/updates about Dezi and even went the extra mile to write me a story about the wal... (more)"

20. Olivia

Active Arlington Dog Lover!

Colonial Village, Arlington, VA, 22209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"Olivia is fantastic!!! My cat loves her and was much more social upon my return than in the past. Olivia is my first choice pet sitter from now on! Olivia... (more)"


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 Dover 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 Dover, VA 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.