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. Tara

Home Full-Time & Animal Lover!

North Highland, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 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)"

2. Nikki

Trained Animal Care Specialist

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Nikki did drop-in visits with my cat while I was away for a few days. She was great! I really appreciated the updates that she sent with pictures. When I ... (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
3. Caitlin

Flexible schedule for overnights!

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 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 President's Day Availability
4. Melissa

The Perfect PawPal for Your Pet!!

Cleveland Park, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

16 repeat clients

"Melissa always takes such great care of our two cats! We have peace-of-mind knowing she's looking in on them when we need her too! (more)"

5. Marie

Friendly Dog Walker/Sitter

Bluemont, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Marie was fantastic with my dog Marley, who is a recent rescue. It was obvious from the start that she cared about his well-being and was very patient with h... (more)"

6. Jennie

Dog lover and animal advocate!

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington , VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Jennie did a great job. She was pleasant and professional and kept me notified of her visits through the Rover app. She also sent me pictures of my pet, whic... (more)"

7. Rachel

Treating Your Dog Like My Own

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Rachel was great with our pups, even when our little one was unsure of a new person in their house. I got a great vibe that she loves dogs and knows how to m... (more)"

8. Kenneth

Kenny's Kanine Kare!!

Kalorama, Washington, DC, 20008

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

11 repeat clients

"Kenny is an incredibly trustworthy, dependable, caring and responsible person. We have used him for two years and would highly reccomend him to anyone. Our d... (more)"

9. Madeline

Dog, cat, rabbit — I love them all!

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Madeline was great! We received lots of updates and photos of her visits. We left definitely feeling like our dog was in good hands and we returned with the ... (more)"

10. Moxy

I was a Great Dane in a past life.

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Moxy is a professional who clearly adores dogs and can create a fast relationship with them. I would ask Moxy to look after our dog again and highly recomm... (more)"

11. 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)"

12. Laura

I've never met a dog I didn't love!

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

3 repeat clients

"Laura is a lifetime lover of dogs of all shapes and sizes. She really enjoys playing with dogs as well as long petting sessions. She is also very responsib... (more)"

13. Kelsey

A dog's 6th sense know I love them

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

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

"Kelsey is my first go to for all things pet related. We started as just occasional dog walking for my pup Bentley but when my normal over night sitter backed... (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
14. Lisa

I'll take care of your fur baby!

Bluemont, Arlington, VA, 22205

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

1 repeat client

"Lisa was an ideal caregiver for my cat over the Christmas holiday. She came to meet him beforehand, was conscientious about his care routine, and sent me pic... (more)"

15. Jane

Cozy Comfy Care

Northwest Washington, Washington, DC, 20007

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

58 repeat clients

"Jane was wonderful with the my pups! She was very professional and pleasant to work with! Jane asked all the right questions and made sure each dogs needs we... (more)"

16. 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)"

17. Soraya

I wish doggys could talk

Waverly Hills, Arlington, VA, 22207

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Soraya is the best, she's always extremely flexible and I know she takes great care of my dog while I am away. Would definitely recommend her to anyone looki... (more)"

18. Jennifer

Excellent care for your pet

Bluemont, Arlington, VA, 22203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

About: I will take excellent care of your pets! I will be very attentive with each animal's needs and will provide the highest quality pet sitting. Beside... (more)

19. Stephanie

Live, Love, Dogs

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Stephanie was prompt and gave us a thorough report of our new puppy’s happenings while we were gone! We are hoping to have her back in the future!! (more)"

20. 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)"


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.