Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Lyon Park, Arlington, VA

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

1. Lindsay

Energetic & Experienced Dog Mom

Falls Church, VA, 22041

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

"Lindsay is such a gem with the pooches. I met her promoting herself in the local park and boy am I glad that I stopped to listen to her. She is a genius. ... (more)"

2. Morgan

Responsible Animal Lover

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I absolutely love dogs, but can't have one at the moment, so I love to take care of others' dogs when I can! When I was young, I used to accompa... (more)

3. Bingying

I can offer love and affection

Capitol Hill, Washington , DC, 20003

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

"The Greeks and Romans had deities for marriage, war, and wisdom. If there was a goddess for dog sitting, her name would be Bingying. Inexperienced, impatient... (more)"

4. Renae

Your Fur Baby Can Join Our Pack!

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Renae will be a great dog sitter. Not only is she organized and conscientious by her nature, she and her family have always cared for pets in their home. Tak... (more)"

5. Joyce

I've crossed actual oceans for dogs

Foggy Bottom, Washington , DC, 20052

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"One of the first things I learned about Joyce was how much she loves animals. I've never met someone with such a genuine love for and connection to animals! ... (more)"

6. Allison

Your furkid will be in great hands!

Columbia Heights, Washington , DC, 20001

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

7 repeat clients

"Allison is the best! It's so nice to have someone you can trust to take care of your pets while you're out of town. Allison updates us once she checks on the... (more)"

7. Caroline

Former vet employee loves dogs!

Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA, 22206

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"Caroline has a love for dogs and is always the first to volunteer to watch friends' pets. She is caring, trustworthy, and always willing to put her own pup b... (more)"

8. Amanda

Lover of all things animal :)

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

5 repeat clients

"Amanda was awesome! She went above and beyond to make sure I was comfortable leaving my pet with her, and was accommodating and flexible when I ran into an ... (more)"

9. Annelise

Professional Pup Cuddler

Douglas Park, Arlington, VA, 22204

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Annelise spent extra time with my puppy and truly seemed to care about making her feel less anxious while I was at work. Would definitely book again! (more)"

10. Katie

I look forward to loving your pet!

Long Branch Creek, Arlington, VA, 22206

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

6 repeat clients

"Katie was great. I provided her details of what needed to be done for the drop-in visit and she asked follow-up questions. She also texted me when she was do... (more)"

Available this weekend
11. Emily

DC dog lover who misses her pup!

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I would whole heartedly trust Emily with my three Labradors. Her patience and care she gives dogs along with the outstanding customer service has proven her ... (more)"

12. Maya

All my friends are dogs

Foggy Bottom, Washington DC, DC, 20052

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: First and foremost, I am a hard working college student in DC looking to earn extra money doing something I love to do, which is spend time with an... (more)

13. Jessica

Navy vet/college student/dog owner.

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

19 repeat clients

"Jessica and her husband came to my apartment yesterday to meet my dog Lolly. They were very nice with her and I was surprised by how quickly Lolly bonded wit... (more)"

14. Alexa

Let me love your pups in DC or VA!

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Alexa was great. She asked questions about Remy and took pictures from her visit. I didn't get to meet her since I was out but she was easy to get in touch w... (more)"

Available this weekend
15. Chloe

Dupont Dog Whisperer

Downtown, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Chloe is a dependable and friendly dog-lover. Her high energy means that my dogs gets their brisk, long walks/jog and come home ready for a nap. I highly rec... (more)"

16. Melissa

RN full time,dog sitter part time❤️

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington , VA, 22209

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Melissa was absolutely wonderful! She took excellent care of our 2 small dogs during a drop-in visit, and sent me a detailed text afterwards about how they d... (more)"

17. Caroline

Trustworthy, caring, pet sitter!

North Highland, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Thank you Caroline for your exceptional service! We were lucky to find Caroline on Rover to cat-sit our 7 month old kitten MooShoo who is super shy but very ... (more)"

18. Katherine

Ruff day? I'm pawsitive I can help.

North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA, 22302

Drop-In Visits

13 repeat clients

About: I grew up on a farm and have not only had cats and dogs my whole life (large and small), I am comfortable with all manners of animals. My husband a... (more)

19. Nick

The best care for your best friend!

Bluemont, Arlington, VA, 22203

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

3 repeat clients

"Nick was great with my dog, Ghost! He made sure he was accessible ahead of time and during his visit. He gave me an update on Ghost, let me know when he got ... (more)"

20. Audrey

Reliable, Friendly Dog Sitter!

Douglas Park, Arlington , VA, 22204

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

2 repeat clients

"Audrey was amazing. I had to travel out of town and couldn't take my dog, Sperry, with me. Sperry has terminal cancer and she took care of him so lovingly, w... (more)"

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Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for pet-sitting. 47 owners have reviewed sitters in Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, giving them an average rating of 5.0/5. Since 92% of pet owners live within a short drive of a sitter on Rover, it's easy to find the perfect pet sitter near you. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating. Wondering how much you can expect to pay on Rover.com? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a pet sitter. Exchange messages from your sitter's profile, ask to schedule a free in-person Meet & Greet, and book and pay on Rover. You'll receive adorable photo updates, premium insurance, and world-class support.

Never beg a friend to drop in on your pets while you're on vacation again. With Rover, you can find the perfect Lyon Park, Arlington pet sitter in seconds. Sitters on Rover are pet lovers, who will be happy to sit dogs, cats, caged pets, and even horses while they take care of your home. By removing common pet care obstacles, Rover ensures pets nationwide are happy and well-cared for even when their human is away, and empowers pet lovers to live happy and fulfilling lives. Founded on the belief that everyone should have the opportunity to experience the unconditional love of a pet, Rover makes it easy for you to reach trusted pet sitters in Lyon Park, Arlington who can provide the care your pet needs, when they need it.

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