Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Fairlington-Bradlee, Alexandria, VA

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

1. Susan

A dog lover who lives with cats!

Old Town North, Alexandria, VA, 22314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Susan is great with felines. My cat seemed very contented upon my return. Susan was thoughtful and brought up my mail and turned on the A/C in my bedroom so ... (more)"

2. Kelly

Play time with Kelly

Alexandria Wrest, Alexandria, VA, 22311

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

About: Hi, my name is Kelly. I'm 32 years old, I currently work fulltime for a law firm in downtown DC. My real passions are animals (in general), the ou... (more)

3. Annie

Dedicated care for you furry friend

Landmark-Van Dom, Alexandria, VA, 22312

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have been a dog owner for decades, and I have experience with all types of breeds. I understand the importance of regular exercise and am committ... (more)

4. Amelia

adore all of our 4 legged friends

Eisenhower East, Alexandria, VA, 22314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Amelia was great. She sent updates as well as photos each day of my cat. She was very respectful of my house/things, everything was the same as when I left.... (more)"

5. Amy

Home full-time, nice fenced yard!

Arlington Heights, Arlington, VA, 22204

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jay took care of our dog, Baxter, every day for a couple of years. Baxter loved when Jay would come by, and Jay cared deeply about the dog's well being. Even... (more)"

6. Jenn

I'll run with your dog

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Dogs and owners will be in good hands with Jenn as their dog sitter. As a lifetime dog owner and lover, Jenn knows how to care for dogs in any situation. She... (more)"

7. Emily

Can't wait to play with your dog!

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I met Emily 9 years ago and her love for dogs was one of the first things I found out about her. Emily has taken care of her family's dog super well and demo... (more)"

8. Marina

Dog's best friend

Seminary Hill, Alexandria , VA, 22304

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

16 repeat clients

"Marina was a great sitter! She was available despite our last minute request to do home visits for our Chihuahua Cecil. She took great care of our little ... (more)"

9. Angela

Active sitter who loves animals!

Landmark-Van Dom, Alexandria, VA, 22304

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I will give your pet my undivided attention and adhere to any specifications you require. I have a large townhouse inside a great neighborhood that... (more)

10. Jennifer

**Available July 1, 2 & 4"**

Seminary Hill, Alexandria, VA, 22304

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Jennifer provided excellent care for our stubborn and shy dog. He warmed up to Jennifer immediately and she was able to get him to eat and go out on a regula... (more)"

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11. Miranda

Outgoing, friendly, dog lover

Eisenhower East, Alexandria, VA, 22314

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

3 repeat clients

"Maya was very lucky to have Miranda watch her this past weekend. Miranda is very personable and trustworthy. Maya will call on Miranda again in the future!... (more)"

12. Jessica

Veterinary Assistant for 4yrs.

Landmark-Van Dom, Alexandria, VA, 22304

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Jessica was everything you would look for in a pet sitter. She was great with my dog Milo. She was amazing about sending me updates. Everyday she updated me ... (more)"

13. Michelle

I'll be there 4 them when U can't

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michelle watched my dogs and my home for several days while I attended my daughters college graduation. I have a 6 year old 90 pound mastiff/ridgeback mix a... (more)"

14. Katie

Pets are my children!

Braddock Road Metro, Alexandria, VA, 22314

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

32 repeat clients

About: I am a work-from-home attorney who usually talks to dogs and cats before I talk to their people. I grew up with lots of cats and dogs. I currently ... (more)

15. Dorrtheia

YOUR FURRY BABY'S NEW BEST FRIEND

Nauck, Arlington, VA, 22204

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

2 repeat clients

"Dorrtheia is the dog whisperer - seriously. It doesn't matter whether she just met your dog or has known your dog for years, they all love her. She always ma... (more)"

16. Heidi

Dogs > Humans. Dog park out front.

Alexandria Wrest, Alexandria, VA, 22302

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

3 repeat clients

"First time Rover user, great experience. Heidi was awesome! (more)"

17. Rachel

Animal Aficionado & College Student

Northeast, Alexandria, VA, 22314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

22 repeat clients

"Rachel stopped in to check on our cat a few times while we were out of town. She sent us updates and a great pic of the kitty! All was well when we got home. (more)"

18. Leah

Dog lover with flexible schedule.

Taylor Run, Alexandria, VA, 22301

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Leah took care of our dog, Bailey, a 25-lb terrier mix, and cat Allie for a long weekend this summer. She was super responsive via email, updated us on her a... (more)"

19. Katherine

Ruff day? I'm pawsitive I can help.

North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA, 22302

Drop-In Visits

14 repeat clients

"Katherine was great, this was my first time using the site and I was put at ease by Katherine's kind and friendly demeanor especially considering how she cam... (more)"

20. Jessica

Expert pooch-pamperer

Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA, 22206

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Jessica did two days of drop in visits for my two dogs while I was gone during the day. I received full reports back about the details of the visit as well a... (more)"

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