Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, 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

28 repeat clients

"We came home to find our cats well taken care of by Susan. One of our kitties is needy but she seemed to have survived our absence. We will be using Susan... (more)"

2. Clarisa

Pre-Vet student

North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA, 22302

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

13 repeat clients

"We had an additional dog friend staying with us and Clarisa was wonderful with him as well! She has a real skill for befriending dogs and they played a lot!... (more)"

3. Heather and Nicole

Pet-lover, outgoing person, athlete

Seminary Hill, Alexandria, VA, 22304

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

43 repeat clients

"Wonderful job at taking care of our little Westie. When we got home she was happy and wagging her tail. Thank you! Will definitely re-book (already have) in ... (more)"

4. Kate

Ani rescue experienced, fenced yard

North Ridge-Rosemont, ALEXANDRIA, VA, 22302

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

19 repeat clients

"Very good with puppies. Establishes good communication with dog owner. Reliable and on time.Responds relatively quick to messages. Has a great love for dogs! (more)"

5. Rebecca

Dog-loving Apartment in Alexandria!

Alexandria Wrest, Alexandria, VA, 22311

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

10 repeat clients

"Rebecca was phenomenal!! Awesome dog sitter. Will use her every time! (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
6. Abby

You'll wag your tail too!

Alexandria Wrest, Alexandria, VA, 22311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Abby is not only a great friend but a caring responsible person. What I appreciate most about Abby is not just her obvious love for animals (my pup fell for ... (more)"

7. Whitney

Home Full Time - Large Yard

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

4 repeat clients

"I would definitely recommend Whitney to anyone looking for a dog sitter. She is as responsible and caring as they come and she has a GREAT dog voice. You kno... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
8. Emily

Home full-time

Landmark-Van Dom, Alexandria, VA, 22304

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

"Having known Emily for the past decade, there is no one I trust more to take care of my dogs whenever I go away or on vacation. She is responsible, kind, and... (more)"

9. Robert

Pets are my passion!

Long Branch Creek, Arlington, VA, 22206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

"Robert was awesome, he was recommended and I was impressed. He communicated in a timely manner and he also took care of both my babies very well. He treated ... (more)"

10. Devon

I've owned gods my entire life.

Arlington Ridge, Arlington, VA, 22202

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Devon is a tried & true dog enthusiast. He has raised a very sweet puppy into a well-mannered dog! He is very responsible and you should have peace of mind w... (more)"

11. Maria Helena

I'm a cat person

Columbia Heights West, Arlington, VA, 22204

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Maria has been incredible when taking care of my dog, Chewie! She made sure he got plenty of exercise by walking him several times a day and taking him to th... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
12. Lauren

Full Time Student and Dog Mom

North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA, 22302

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"I couldn’t think more highly of Lauren. She is a particularly organized person both professionally and personally. She is a planner, and then she executed ag... (more)"

13. Carolyn

Pet Sitter with flexible hours!

North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA, 22302

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Carolyn has watched my dog many times, and she is great! She is all about long walks, which I appreciate since my guy is pretty energetic. Additionally, Caro... (more)"

14. Elena

Experienced dog caregiver

Seminary Hill, Alexandria, VA, 22304

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"It was very easy to coordinate with Elena and everything went really smoothly. Elena dropped by for a meet and greet with less than an hours notice and she h... (more)"

15. Katherine

Ruff day? I'm pawsitive I can help.

North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA, 22302

Drop-In Visits

18 repeat clients

"Katherine is so sweet and I trusted her 100% watching my fur babies. She sent picture updates every day and always checked in. She took care of my kitties oo... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
16. Peter

Enthused Dog Lover+Lg Fenced Garden

North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA, 22305

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

1 repeat client

"I’ve known peter and his dogs for the last 20 years, he is trustworthy and kind and his affinity for dogs is first rate. His own dogs have always exhibited g... (more)"

17. Kristen

Not a weird dog lady

North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA, 22302

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

6 repeat clients

"Kristen dropped in to look after my cat for 2 weeks while we were gone. As our cat had somewhat recently had a UTI, it was of utmost importance that he would... (more)"

18. Michelle

Going the Extra Mile for your Pet!

Seminary Hill, Alexandria, VA, 22304

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Michelle was WONDERFUL with my two cats. She sent daily updates and pictures often. She was especially great with my shyer cat Schrody, who seemed to really ... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
19. Sara

Patient and Flexible Dog Lover!

Columbia Heghts, Arlington, VA, 22204

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Sara was so wonderful with my pup, Dixie. We had a last minute need for a sitter over Thanksgiving and she came through. After the meet and greet I knew Dixi... (more)"

20. Lady & Khayri

Local Students Who Adore Animals

Alexandria Wrest, Alexandria, VA, 22311

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

29 repeat clients

"She's a natural master with animals. From small creatures like turtles to larger ones like dogs, Lady is very competent when it comes to our fury friends. I ... (more)"

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