Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Penrose, Arlington, VA

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

1. Leandra

The best Fur-baby sister ever

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"Leandra was absolutely wonderful during her first visit with Louie! Booking again! (more)"

2. Tara

Home Full-Time & Animal Lover!

North Highland, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"So pleased with Tara’s drop in visits for my 7YO Yorkie mix. She is prompt, patient, and mindful to send text and photo updates on the breaks each day. Her f... (more)"

3. Susan

A dog lover who lives with cats!

Old Town North, Alexandria, VA, 22314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Susan has been wonderful throughout this entire process and calmed my anxieties about having a pet sitter for Grayson. I would recommend her wholeheartedly a... (more)"

4. Elizabeth

Great with Cats and Dogs!

Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA, 22206

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Elizabeth was great with my doggies. She was patient as the older one got comfortable with her and played with the puppy enough to tire him out. Thank you ... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
5. Nikki

Trained Animal Care Specialist

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Nikki did such a great job looking after my kitty for the long weekend. She always sends photo updates and was very communicative about her visits. She was a... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
6. Rachel

Animal Loving Recent College Grad!

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

22 repeat clients

"Rachel did a really good job taking care of our cat. We got updates and a photo every visit and she spent extra time with him when she thought he might be fe... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
7. Zelmira & Zoe

Z&Z Wagging Tails Pet Sitting

Arlington Heights, Arlington, VA, 22204

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

107 repeat clients

"Zelmira and her son are very caring and flexible with dog´s needs. Thanks a lot! (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
8. Andrea

Happy walker - dogfriendly comunity

Waverly Hills, Arlington, VA, 22207

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

"Andrea used to dog-sit my dog when I went on vacation and often helped me walk my dog when I was too busy to walk him myself. She has proven to be really res... (more)"

9. Jennie

Dog lover and animal advocate!

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington , VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Jennie did a great job. She was pleasant and professional and kept me notified of her visits through the Rover app. She also sent me pictures of my pet, whic... (more)"

10. Moxy

I was a Great Dane in a past life?

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Moxy is a professional who clearly adores dogs and can create a fast relationship with them. I would ask Moxy to look after our dog again and highly recomm... (more)"

11. Rachel

Treating Your Dog Like My Own

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Rachel was great with our pups, even when our little one was unsure of a new person in their house. I got a great vibe that she loves dogs and knows how to m... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
12. Kara

Dog's Ideal Stay-cation

Alexandria Wrest, alexandria, VA, 22311

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

1 repeat client

"Kara was great to our 3 dogs while we were away for a long weeknd. She visited them in our home multiple times per day and always gave details and photos of ... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
13. Marie

Friendly Dog Walker/Sitter

Bluemont, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Marie was fantastic with my dog Marley, who is a recent rescue. It was obvious from the start that she cared about his well-being and was very patient with h... (more)"

14. Nicole

Nicole's Pet Sitting

Alexandria West, Alexandria, VA, 22311

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

7 repeat clients

"Nicole took FANTASTIC care of our cat. She communicated detailed info for each and every drop-in visit, took initiative when she anticipated any issues, and ... (more)"

15. Madeline

Dog, cat, rabbit — I love them all!

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Madeline was great! We received lots of updates and photos of her visits. We left definitely feeling like our dog was in good hands and we returned with the ... (more)"

16. Laura

I've never met a dog I didn't love!

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Laura is a lifetime lover of dogs of all shapes and sizes. She really enjoys playing with dogs as well as long petting sessions. She is also very responsib... (more)"

17. Cort

I'll walk/run/rollerblade your dog

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20052

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Cort has watched my dogs on a multitude of occasions and each exoerience has been nothing short of wonderful. He treats my furry children like they are his o... (more)"

18. Emily

Dogs are the 8th wonder

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Very flexible with the key drop off and pick up! Took great care of my senior dog over the holiday! Would definitely recommend! (more)"

19. Jennifer

Excellent care for your pet

Bluemont, Arlington, VA, 22203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

About: I will take excellent care of your pets! I will be very attentive with each animal's needs and will provide the highest quality pet sitting. Beside... (more)

Confirmed New Years Availability
20. Sara

Patient and Flexible Dog Lover!

Columbia Heghts, Arlington, VA, 22204

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I've always been so impressed with how caring and responsible Sara is with the dogs in her care. Over a year ago she adopted a dog named Charlie, he's four y... (more)"

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