Dog Boarding in Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight at your sitter's home.

1. Ashley

Large yard - let's play!

ALEXANDRIA, VA, 22303

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

5 repeat clients

"Ashley was very accommodating for my last minute boarding request. I also loved getting the great updates and pictures to show how much fun my dog was having... (more)"

2. Caroline

Trustworthy, caring, pet sitter!

North Highland, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Caroline was just amazing in taking care of Mia. Very responsive, kept me updated on a daily basis, sent me pics and went above and beyond to make Mia's stay... (more)"

3. Hannah & Ryan

In our home, your dog is family.

Seminary Hill, Alexandria, VA, 22304

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

7 repeat clients

"Cove had a great time there. Super nice family and I felt totally comfortable leaving him there after meeting them. I'll be a repeat customer of theirs. (more)"

4. Katie

Pets are my children!

Braddock Road Metro, Alexandria, VA, 22314

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

15 repeat clients

"Katie was wonderful with my Ellie! She accommodated my super early drop off on a Saturday morning and sent me great updates throughout the stay. My dog retur... (more)"

5. Amy

I adore all dogs.

Arlington, VA, 22202

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"We are over the moon about Nixon's stay with Amy. Our dog even came back slightly leaner, which speaks volumes to Amy's attention to her and regular exercise... (more)"

6. Kristen

Dog Lover in a Quiet Neighborhood

Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA, 22206

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"Kristen was very flexible with our drop off and pick up, sent pictures, and our big dog was happy and well exercised. Can't ask for any more than that! (more)"

7. Hannah

Caring & Patient Dog Lover

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

Dog Boarding

"This was my first time using Rover - so glad we had Hannah to guide us through. Hannah did a phenomenal job watching Aspen too - kept us informed throughout ... (more)"

8. AISHA

Doggy vacation: play, eat & sleep

Seminary Hill, Alexandria , VA, 22304

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

29 repeat clients

"GREAT Stay yet again! I really enjoyed the fact that Xena was happy when I picked her up and the pictures that I received while she was being watched are alw... (more)"

9. Peggie

I have a large fenced in backyard

Aurora Highlands, Arlington , VA, 22202

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

"Peggy is an awesome dogsitter. She helped our family out at the last minute, and we couldn't have been happier. We have 2 borderline-crazy Jack Russell Ter... (more)"

10. Stacy

Happy Pets make Happy People!!

Seminary Hill, Alexandria, VA, 22302

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"My dog Isla stayed with Stacy for the weekend and had a great time. She went on a bunch of walks, snuggled at home and sunbathed on the balcony. She had a tr... (more)"

11. Nella

Who let the dogs out??

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

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

1 repeat client

About: I have had dogs my whole life and grew up with a variety of breeds, from small to large dogs. After I moved away for college I adopted my own dog n... (more)

12. Kristen

Will work for licks.

Braddock Road Metro, Alexandria, VA, 22314

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

11 repeat clients

"Kristen was our first dog sitter, and we couldn't have had a better experience. She was prompt in responding to our request, and maintained communication dur... (more)"

13. Lyla

Loving dog mama

Columbia Heights West, Arlington , VA, 22204

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

2 repeat clients

"Lyla was terrific. Very flexible with pickup and dropoff times. Our flight was late and she was willing to accommodate our schedule.. She also lives near a... (more)"

14. Sara

Three Years of Rover Sitting!

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

Dog Boarding

25 repeat clients

"We got to Sara's house and Tiggs jumped out of the car and ran right inside. Love that he has a loving, comfortable place to stay when I'm out of town. (more)"

15. Maria

Reliable, loving, fun pet sitter!

Ashton Heights, Arlington, VA, 22203

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

"Maria has watched our dog on several occasions. Sometimes she would swing by apartment to take care of him at our place, and other times Monty (our dog) woul... (more)"

16. Loretta

Bring on the LOVE!!

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22301

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

34 repeat clients

"Loretta was great. She sent pics and updates throughout the stay. I returned home to a happy dog rather than an anxious dog- which is usually what happens ... (more)"

17. Diana

Couple of dedicated dog-lovers!

North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA, 22302

Dog Boarding

1 repeat client

"Diana was great! She was quick to respond to a last minute request for our dog Cinder. Appreciated the updates on Cinder adjusting to the new environment an... (more)"

18. Clinton

Only the best for your pup!

Claremont, Arlington, VA, 22206

Dog Boarding

5 repeat clients

"Clinton was a fabulous host to our dog, Scout. He was super responsive and asked all the "right" questions that made me feel completely at ease leaving Scou... (more)"

19. Cendy

Your Dog Will Feel Right At Home!

Columbia Heights West, Arlington, VA, 22204

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

101 repeat clients

"Cendy was very easy to get in touch with and was very responsive. My two large dogs are usually hard for other people to get used to, but she didn't seem to ... (more)"

20. Brittany

I love all Furry Kids!

North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria , VA, 22302

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Brittany is a wonderful dog-sitter, and we recommend her to others. She is kind and considerate, especially to our dog's needs. Our dog, Sandor, had a great ... (more)"

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In Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA, dog lovers trust Rover.com for their dog boarding needs. Over 2,037 pet owners have reviewed dog sitters in Arlington, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5 stars. Booking dog boarding in Fairlington-Shirlington can be incredibly affordable, no matter what price range you're looking for. Curious about what it might cost to book dog boarding in Arlington on Rover? Check out our average dog boarding rates to get an idea before reaching out and beginning a conversation with a sitter.

As dog lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your dog when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Fairlington-Shirlington dog sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for dog boarding while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a dog sitter in Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA who meets your and your dog'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 dog, including background checks and 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 dog lovers for hire, and that includes offering pet boarding in Fairlington-Shirlington.

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