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

Experienced dog owner and sitter

Cherrydale, Arlington, VA, 22207

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Wonderful sitter and our dogs love her. She’s dependable and is very loving and caring toward them. (more)"

2. Stephanie

I’m a nurse who loves dogs!

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Stephanie did a great job taking care of my dog in my home on drop-in visits. She is very reliable, responds quickly to communications, and, most important ... (more)"

3. Clarisa

Pre-Vet student

North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA, 22302

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Clarisa does such a great job!! She is so sweet with our dog and is a real pro. We are so happy to have found her and appreciate her flexibility of dates/t... (more)"

4. Rebecca

Dog-loving Apartment in Alexandria!

Alexandria Wrest, Alexandria, VA, 22311

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

10 repeat clients

"Rebecca was phenomenal!! Awesome dog sitter. Will use her every time! (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
5. Elena

Experienced dog caregiver

Seminary Hill, Alexandria, VA, 22304

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

3 repeat clients

"Elena has the whole package when it comes to training and caring for dogs. Your pup will be safe with her, and might even learn a thing or two. I think she w... (more)"

6. Stephanie

Flexible Hours- dog owner

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

About: Hi! My name is Stephanie and I am a part-time graduate student and full-time dog mommy living in Arlington, VA. I have had a furry family member si... (more)

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
7. Rachel

Animal Loving Recent College Grad!

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

27 repeat clients

"Rachel was so friendly and easy to coordinate with! She was so sweet and sent me a photo during her visit. Took great care of our cat. Would love to work wit... (more)"

8. Kate

RN and dog lover- wags guaranteed

Lyon Village, ARLINGTON, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Catherine helped me out when i was in a real bind. Having to go to work when one of my dogs had some stomach problems, I needed someone to check up on her. I... (more)"

9. Jillian

Fun? Exercise? Play? You got it!

Bluemont, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

7 repeat clients

"Jillian was fantastic. I felt really comfortable with her coming to take care of my dog. I will be using her again in the future! (more)"

10. Amanda

Certified Dog Walker, 14 yrs exp

Columbia Heghts, Arlington, VA, 22204

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Amanda is awesome! She is compassionate and understands that all dogs are different. She allows my schnauzer the chance to stop and sniff every blade of gras... (more)"

11. Meghan

Love dogs more than people!

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22203

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

9 repeat clients

"Meghan was so great! I had a last minute work trip come up last week, and while I was panicking to find some help a friend recommended Rover. I was a little ... (more)"

12. Kerri

Love dogs, trustworthy with care

Arlington Heights, Arlington, VA, 22204

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kerri is a wonderful person who just adores animals! She has a great open personality and is extremely trustworthy. I have had her stay over at my house to w... (more)"

13. Jessica

I live next to a dog park!

Nauck, Arlington, VA, 22204

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

About: I grew up taking care of my dogs and my neighbors dogs! I don’t have a dog right now so would love to spend time taking care of other people’s dogs... (more)

14. Caitlyn

Life-long dog owner

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22203

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

20 repeat clients

"Caitlyn is highly responsive, reliable, communicates extraordinarily well, and was flexible with a last-minute request. I'd absolutely use her service again! (more)"

15. Holly

Fun loving dog watcher

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I can’t even count the number of times Holly has watched my dog Apollo. Every time I drop off Apollo he is super excited to see her. Holly has a very happy g... (more)"

16. Alex

Calm, nurturing, attentive.

Glencarlyn, Arlington, VA, 22204

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

19 repeat clients

"Alex has been my dog, Maggie's dog walker and has taken care of Maggie and my two cats while we were out of town. He is very reliable and my animals love hi... (more)"

17. Tara

I love pups!

North Highland, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

13 repeat clients

"Tara was super punctual, reliable, approachable, and responsible which made me feel so much better about being away from my pups for a few days. Would defini... (more)"

18. 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

8 repeat clients

"Laura was absolutely amazing with our 3 months old corgi puppy! I felt that working together with her, Pippa not only got the proper care and excerise she ne... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
19. Daniel

Graduate student loves dogs!

Douglas Park, Arlington, VA, 22204

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

About: I'm a full-time graduate student at Georgetown University and will be attending medical school in the Fall. All of my lectures are captured online,... (more)

20. Carol

I love all pets and caring for them

Penrose, Arlington, VA, 22204

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Excelente su trabajo,. Fue muy responsable y dedicada la contraria nuevamente!!!! (more)"

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