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. Heather and Nicole

Pet-lover, outgoing person, athlete

Seminary Hill, Alexandria, VA, 22304

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

33 repeat clients

"Heather and Nicole were trustworthy, adaptable, responsive, and easy to coordinate with. I needed someone to come walk and feed my dog twice a day for the lo... (more)"

2. Susan

A dog lover who lives with cats!

Old Town North, Alexandria, VA, 22314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

21 repeat clients

"Susan took care of our two cats while we were away for a couple days and was great! She was very attentive, asked lots of questions, checked in when she sai... (more)"

3. Elizabeth

Great with Cats and Dogs!

Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA, 22206

Drop-In Visits

8 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)"

4. Rebecca

Dog-loving Apartment in Alexandria!

Alexandria Wrest, Alexandria, VA, 22311

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

4 repeat clients

About: We are an active, young family who proudly identify as "dog people"! During your pet's stay, we will treat your family member as if he or she were ... (more)

5. Laura Mariko

Go for a Walk, Run or even a Hike

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

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

6 repeat clients

"Mariko is always my first option for watching my precious baby. She's loving and patient, understands and loves dogs. She even took my dog once to the vet ... (more)"

6. Benise

Home away from home <3

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

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

2 repeat clients

"Benise took excellent care of our two cats. We really appreciated the photos and updates, and Benice went above and beyond to make sure they were happy and w... (more)"

7. Berit

I'll love your pup from day one!

Arlington Ridge, Arlington, VA, 22202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Highly, highly recommend! We were a little nervous--to say the least--to leave our dog home alone for the first time while we were out of town. But the fir... (more)"

8. Leandra

The best Fur-baby sister ever

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

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

9. Zelmira & Zoe

Z&Z Wagging Tails Pet Sitting

Arlington Heights, Arlington, VA, 22204

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

112 repeat clients

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

10. Tara

I love pups!

North Highland, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Tara is an excellent dog sitter for me since I can’t see my pup Jack during the day while I’m working. She’s also been very helpful with puppy advice. I alwa... (more)"

11. Caitlin

Flexible schedule for overnights!

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Best dog sitter ever. Caitlin does a super job of taking care of our Frenchies. She has been watching our dogs for over 7 years. She is reliable, trustworthy... (more)"

12. Meaghan

Woof Woof!! Fun loving doggy lover!

Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA, 22206

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

4 repeat clients

"Meaghan was quick to respond and took great care of my boy. Thank you! (more)"

13. Sara

Weekend Dog Park Adventures!

Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA, 22206

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

"Sara is the most loving and caring person I know, with a heart of gold when it comes to animals. You’re dog will be in safe hands with Sara and will be treat... (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. Olive

Full time care; training available

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

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

6 repeat clients

"Olive was so patient with us while we kept changing our service request due to scheduling issues. She helped me navigate the app (first time using this!) an... (more)"

16. 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)"

17. Jennifer

Excellent care for your pet

Bluemont, Arlington, VA, 22203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Jennifer was great! Easy to communicate with and sent updates every day! I would happily book her again! (more)"

18. Robin

Want to help dogs avoid a kennel :)

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Robin is a caring, responsible and reliable dog lover. Robin had the fortune of being my roommate in college the year I impulsively decided to get Rufus (a ... (more)"

19. Moxy

I was a Great Dane in a past life.

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

3 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)"

20. Jorge

Absolute animal lover!

Claremont, Arlington, VA, 22204

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

2 repeat clients

"Excellent job, thank you Jorge! (more)"

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