Dog Boarding in Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA

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

1. Amanda & Jake

Love is a four-legged word

Seminary Hill, Alexandria, VA, 22304

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Amanda, Jake, and Finn made Buddy Jr feel right at home. They were attentive, caring, thoughtful and lots of fun. (more)"

2. Nicole

A Doggy Shangri-La

Alexandria, VA, 22310

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

59 repeat clients

"Nicole and her family were absolutely awesome! They took amazing care of our dog Moose and were extremely flexible and accommodating. Moose had a great time ... (more)"

3. Tessa

Take care of em' like my own :)

Columbia Heghts, Arlington, VA, 22204

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

13 repeat clients

"Tessa took care of Finn and sent a nice photo so we could see how well our dog was getting along at her place. I will be booking with her again. (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
4. Anthony

I'LL LOVE EM UP

Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA, 22206

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

1 repeat client

"Anthony was great! He took excellent care of my Bella, and I will definitely use his services again! (more)"

5. Alison

Stay-at-home dog mom

Braddock Road Metro, Alexandria, VA, 22314

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

6 repeat clients

"Alison and Mat are terrific dog hosts! They took the time to meet our dog, Cooper, before dogsitting, were great about communicating before and during his st... (more)"

6. Dyani

I’ll love your Furbaby like my own

Taylor Run, Alexandria, VA, 22314

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

"She is so friendly and took my request very last minute! Took great care of my pup. I will definitely request her again!! (more)"

7. Ryan & Alejandra

Home full- time. Hiking lovers.

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

22 repeat clients

"Great location for swooping home from dca. Our dog seemed to love her stay there. Ryan and Ale are the best dogsitters!! Awesome communication and photos ea... (more)"

8. Allison

Del Ray Getaway

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22305

Dog Boarding

15 repeat clients

"I really appreciated how quickly Allison was able to respond to my request. She is a very conscientious and professional pet sitter. Desi is always happy wh... (more)"

9. Kent

Paw-fect and Puppy Approved

Potomac Yard-Potomac Greens, Alexandria, VA, 22305

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

2 repeat clients

"Nala had a great time! We got awesome pics of her everyday with updates and she looked super happy. He was very accommodating to her needs, she has 2 bad kne... (more)"

10. Claire

Snuggle, eat, play, snooze, repeat.

Braddock Road Metro, Alexandria, VA, 22314

Dog Boarding

3 repeat clients

"Claire was terrific with our beagle, Ellie! Ellie is initially quite shy, but she warmed up immediately to Claire, who took excellent care of her. Claire upd... (more)"

11. Amy

Relaxed and Happy Dogs

Alexandria West, Alexandria, VA, 22302

Dog Boarding

32 repeat clients

"Amy, thank you for taking such great care of Lilah and Piper! The pictures and updates were fantastic! I’m so greatful for honest people such as yourself. I ... (more)"

12. Dorrtheia

YOUR FURRY BABY'S NEW BEST FRIEND

Nauck, Arlington, VA, 22204

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

28 repeat clients

"Dorrtheia was amazing! Extremely friendly and patient with our nervous / anxious chihuahua, and even made him a goodie bag of homemade treats when she droppe... (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
13. Sara

Weekend Dog Park Adventures!

Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA, 22206

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

"I was very impressed with the timely updates of quincy’s Stay with Sara and how flexible she was in our change of schedule. (more)"

14. Thom

Benson's Puppy Play Pad

Arlington View, Arlington, VA, 22204

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

85 repeat clients

"This was Chocolate's first time at Thom's place and he came home happy and tired! Thom was super nice and flexible, he also sent plenty of photos of Chocolat... (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
15. Warren

K9 CPR Certified Kennel Master

Potomac West, alexandria, VA, 22305

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

17 repeat clients

"Baxter had a great stay with Warren! I've already booked a second stay - I'm thrilled to have found reliable and consistent care by my little guy! (more)"

16. Al

Dedicated to you and your dog

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22305

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

"I had called Al because I needed some help with my two dogs; they needed some retraining for being walked on a leash and just general obedience issues. Al ... (more)"

17. Iuliia

Big backyard to play & socialize

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

90 repeat clients

"Yulia did an amazing job with Riggs. She is obviously an experienced sitter and I would trust her with Riggs anytime. He came home happy and healthy. I wa... (more)"

18. Marina

Dog's best friend

Seminary Hill, Alexandria, VA, 22304

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

42 repeat clients

"Marina and her husband watched our 5 month old goldendoodle for a long weekend and they were great. We received steady updates through texts and photos whic... (more)"

19. Anne

Active lifestyle. Willing to run.

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22301

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

14 repeat clients

"Anne and Mike were wonderful sitters! Baby-Girl stayed with them for ten days and was very well cared for. She got lots of walks, got to cuddle on the couch ... (more)"

20. Kate

Stay at home mom, fenced in yard!

Seminary Hill, Alexandria, VA, 22304

Dog Boarding

5 repeat clients

"Kate and her family were awesome! She was able to take Nala same day when I needed someone to watch her while my house was being painted! Nala is shy when me... (more)"

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