Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Old Town, Alexandria, VA

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

1. Christina

Responsible, trustworthy dog sitter

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Christina has been watching our cat Zelda for years. She's amazingly trustworthy and truly loves animals. Zelda loves when she see here and we know she treat... (more)"

2. Jules

Army Veteran turned Dog Whisperer!

Old Town, Alexandria, VA, 22314

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

About: I am an Army Veteran who is extremely responsible and reliable. I would absolutely love the opportunity to care for your dog! I've been a professio... (more)

3. Katie

I look forward to loving your pet!

Long Branch Creek, Arlington, VA, 22206

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

5 repeat clients

"I would highly recommend Katie to anyone who is looking for a sitter/walker for their dog. She did an amazing job of taking care of my dog while I was away ... (more)"

Confirmed available next weekend (Feb 23 - Feb 26)
4. Tyler

Bed & Biscuits

Old Town North, Alexandria, VA, 22314

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

16 repeat clients

" Tyler was super flexible and able to watch my dog at the last minute. She came over to meet her the day before and I felt totally comfortable leaving Imoge... (more)"

5. Diana

LOVER of all things DOG

Potomac Yard-Potomac Greens, Alexandria, VA, 22301

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Diana is wonderful! She is always our first choice when it comes to watching our dog Marnie. Marnie often times comes home exhausted, happy and wagging. My d... (more)"

6. 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)

7. Tayler

A house is not a home w/out a dog!

Southwest Quadrant, Alexandria, VA, 22314

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Tayler did an excellent job taking care of our cats for a four day stint over a long holiday weekend. She was accommodating, communicative, and spent some qu... (more)"

8. Taylor

Lifetime animal lover!

Seminary Hill, Alexandria , VA, 22304

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"I would give Taylor ten stars if I could. Taylor is professional, responsive and animals are clearly crazy about her, what more do you want in someone who yo... (more)"

9. Kristen

Will work for licks.

Braddock Road Metro, Alexandria, VA, 22314

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

5 repeat clients

About: I could go into my history of growing up with dogs or my experience as an SPCA volunteer and dog walker but what matters most is that I care for a ... (more)

10. Sarah

K9 savvy student at your service!

Alexandria , VA, 22303

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Sarah is one of the most loving caregivers I've ever worked with. In the past I've worked some other people, but no has built a rapport so quickly with my An... (more)"

11. Sara

Animal lover of all kinds

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sara was great! I knew Puck would be just fine with Sara when within 5 minutes of meeting her, he opened his belly up to her for a rub :) Great to have a pic... (more)"

12. Ashley

Large yard - let's play!

ALEXANDRIA, VA, 22303

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

1 repeat client

"I've known Ashley since grad school and she adores animals! I've seen her exhibit great enthusiasm for the care and well-being of dogs. She's also one of t... (more)"

13. Daysi

Pet Lover since '93

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Daysi was very sweet and caring for our dogs. She always sent us photos and took great care of our dogs. She is highly recommended! (more)"

14. Lindsey

A vacation for your furry friends

Braddock Road Metro, Alexandria , VA, 22314

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

8 repeat clients

"Lindsey and Colin were so amazing to my 3 year old British Shorthair Ollie. He's such a particular kitty and I was happy to know he was in great hands. This ... (more)"

15. Maryse

Im-paws-ibly good care

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22301

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

9 repeat clients

"Good communication and very accomodating to my schedule/needs. Would recommend to anyone! (more)"

16. Mackenzie

I make cookies all the time!

Eisenhower East, Alexandria, VA, 22314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"This should be read as an epic review. Mackenzie is (more)"

17. Andy

Friendly, warm hearted individual!

Alexandria , VA, 22307

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Andy did a great job taking care of my dog, Luna. He was very responsive and accommodating, including texting me updates/completing rover cards, bringing in ... (more)"

18. Jillian

Psychology student; Love animals!

Alexandria, VA, 22303

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

About: I grew up with dogs! We had dogs pretty much my entire life. 2 years ago, I was forced to give my amazing Springer Spaniel, Maggie, to my brother b... (more)

19. Eric

Old Town Dog Walker/Runner

Braddock Road Metro, Alexandria, VA, 22314

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Eric and his wife did a great job taking care of my dog. I needed someone to drop-in to feed/walk/play with her on short notice and he was very accommodating... (more)"

20. Katie

Pets are my children!

Braddock Road Metro, Alexandria, VA, 22314

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

7 repeat clients

"Katie is a trusted friend and neighbor who has watched my elderly dog while I have been traveling. She is truly an animal lover, and I take comfort knowing m... (more)"

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Pet parents in Old Town, Alexandria, VA love dog sitters on Rover.com. 54 owners have reviewed sitters in Old Town, Alexandria, giving them an average rating of 5.0/5. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating, and 92% of pet parents live within a short drive of a dog sitter on Rover. That means Rover is the perfect place to go when you're search for loving, safe care for your best friend. Wondering how much you can expect to pay for a day on Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

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