Response Rate: 80%
Response Time: Under 12 hours

Services

Dog Boarding

$35
in the sitter's home
per night

Drop-In Visits

$20
30-minute check-ins
per visit

Doggy Day Care

$25
in the sitter's home
per day

Dog Walking

$20
30-minute walks
per walk
Cat care, pick-up & drop-off, bathing / grooming

Hosting Preferences

0-15
lbs
16-40
lbs
41-100
lbs
101+
lbs
Additional Preferences
  • No Females in Heat

Traveling Preferences

0-15
lbs
16-40
lbs
41-100
lbs
101+
lbs

Availability

  • Available
  • Unavailable
Carla can host up to 3 dogs per night.
Carla can host up to 3 dogs per day for day care.
Dog Boarding Cancellation Policy:
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Carla's Photos

100%
of clients received photo updates
Carla is using the Rover app to track activity and send Rover Cards

Reviews

25
repeat clients
72 Reviews

Jessica S.
Jessica S.
Feb 24, 2019
Verified Stay

Carla is absolutely wonderful. She sent awesome updates throughout our pups stay with her. They came home happy and tired from a great weekend! She took them on many walks in Rock Creek (which they love!!), the local neighborhood and games around the house. We will definitely be back!

Carla H.
Laura B.
Laura B.
Feb 23, 2019
Verified Stay

I can’t recommend Carla enough! She took wonderful care of my dog, Oscar, giving him lots of snuggles and plenty of exercise, including dog park and hiking trips. She was a trooper getting him out during some gross winter weather! I could tell from her notes and pictures that she really cared about Oscar’s comfort and well-being. She even went out of her way to rearrange our drop-off when my travel plans changed ...

Carla H.
Laura G.
Laura G.
Feb 14, 2019
Verified Stay

I don’t think I can say enough good things to recommend Carla. To say she goes above and beyond is an understatement. Gave our pup a wonderful routine, attention, care and lots of affection and kept us in the loop with great updates and photos. Our only concern is our dog might like Carla’s house better than ours!

Carla H.

About Carla

20
years of experience
  • Rover 101
  • Verified Enhanced Background Check

Work-From-Home Outdoorsy Dog Lover

I am an adventurous, outdoorsy person who loves nature and adores animals of all kinds. I have lots of experience with both small and large breed dogs and not intimidated handling larger / stronger dogs that like to pull on the lead. I pup sat through Rover when I lived in Atlanta and now that I work from home in DC, I truly miss the rotating cast of dog characters that came through our home. They're ...

What Carla would like to know about your dog

I take dogs of all breeds, shapes, sizes, and characters. The only thing I ask is that you please don't book a dog who is knowingly destructive to property or aggressive towards people he / she doesn't know.

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
Special Needs Dog Experience
Senior Dog Experience
Can provide daily exercise

About Carla's Home

Lives in a House
Non-Smoking Household
No Children Present
Has a Fenced Yard
Has No Dogs

When Carla watches your pet

We will explore all natural spaces of Alexandria - parks, Mount Vernon Trail, waterfront, cemeteries, and enclosed dog parks (only if that is your preference).

In Carla's Home

Dogs Allowed On Bed
Takes Only 1 Client at a Time
Dogs Allowed On Furniture
Potty Breaks Every 0-2 Hours

Carla's Neighborhood

All stays booked on Rover receive our Rover guarantee, 24/7 support, and our reservation protection.