Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Potomac West, Alexandria, VA

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

1. Melissa

Grad student, flexible schedule!!

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

About: Growing up we almost always had a dog or two in the house- ranging from small springer spaniels to larger labs. I'd love to have a dog of my own b... (more)

2. Andy

Friendly, warm hearted individual!

Alexandria , VA, 22307

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"As Andy's significant other, it was so important to me to find someone who loved my dog as much as I do. My dog, Robusto, is extremely timid with pretty high... (more)"

3. Laura

Quality care for your fur baby!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Laura was excellent; she took care of my Great Dane and was great about communicating back to me whenever she came by to see him. Laura also went above and b... (more)"

4. Sara

Energetic, Loving Nurse & Caregiver

Falls Church, VA, 22041

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: When I was 8 years old, my sister & I started a caregiving service for our neighborhood pets. We would care for dogs (and cats), feeding and admini... (more)

5. Jessica

Navy vet/college student/dog owner.

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

15 repeat clients

"Jessica was so great! We had a last minute request for a morning walk and she was very responsive, fed my puppy and even had another one he could play with;-... (more)"

6. Caren

Energized, Efficient, Engaged

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Karen was great with my Yorkie, Chewie! I was a bit concerned about him being a bit too troublesome with someone new, but he took well to Caren. She made sur... (more)"

7. Loretta

Christmas kitty visits $20

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22301

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

27 repeat clients

"Our kitty was in great hands with Loretta. We felt totally relaxed because we got daily communication (and photos!) which made us so much less stressed out a... (more)"

8. Katie

I look forward to loving your pet!

Long Branch Creek, Arlington, VA, 22206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Katie was great. I provided her details of what needed to be done for the drop-in visit and she asked follow-up questions. She also texted me when she was do... (more)"

9. Katherine

Ruff day? I'm pawsitive I can help.

North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA, 22302

Drop-In Visits

12 repeat clients

"Loved having her and will definitely have her back. (more)"

10. Tyler

Bed & Biscuits

Old Town North, Alexandria, VA, 22314

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 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)"

11. Samantha

Trying to make 'fetch' happen!

Bolling AFB , DC, 20032

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have used Sam on multiple occasions. She has been a great to work with and I've always had a good experience. Sam did a great job caring for my dogs (two h... (more)"

12. JoAnna

I have a heart for animals

Seminary Hill, Alexandria, VA, 22304

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

29 repeat clients

"JoAnna was fabulous. She was communicative and sent me plenty of pictures of my cat. I came home and everything was in order, I would definitely use her again. (more)"

13. 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)"

14. Audrey

Reliable, Friendly Dog Sitter!

Douglas Park, Arlington , VA, 22204

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

2 repeat clients

"Audrey was great! She sent a message and picture everyday of our cat and updated us with any questions. Will definitely be using her again next time we go ou... (more)"

15. Jillian

Active, smart, recent college grad

Columbia Heghts, Arlington, VA, 22204

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

About: Hi there! I am Jill, a recent college graduate from California. I work in event and exhibition planning for a prominent national association. I hav... (more)

16. Daysi

Pet Lover since '93

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 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)"

17. 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)"

18. 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)"

19. Jessica

Expert pooch-pamperer

Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA, 22206

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

About: I have over a decade of experience as a dog owner, shelter/rescue volunteer, and pet foster parent. I worked in animal welfare as the humane educat... (more)

20. Maryse

Im-paws-ibly good care

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22301

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

8 repeat clients

"Maryse is an excellent dog sitter! The last time she dog say for me was actually during a hurricane. And she took amazing care of my two dogs. I had to go ou... (more)"

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Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for pet-sitting. 150 owners have reviewed sitters in Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Since 92% of pet owners live within a short drive of a sitter on Rover, it's easy to find the perfect pet sitter near you. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating. Wondering how much you can expect to pay on Rover.com? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a pet sitter. Exchange messages from your sitter's profile, ask to schedule a free in-person Meet & Greet, and book and pay on Rover. You'll receive adorable photo updates, premium insurance, and world-class support.

As pet lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your pet when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Potomac West pet sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted pet sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a pet sitter in Potomac West, Alexandria who meets your and your pet's needs. We manually review and approve every profile on our site, and we offer tools to help you make the right decision for your pet, including background checks, sitter testimonials, community reviews. We also offer educational opportunities and extra safety tools, such as the Protection Package. And we always recommend an in-person Meet & Greet so you can see that your sitter is the perfect fit for your dog. Rover is proud to be the nation's largest network of pet sitters and dog walkers.

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