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. 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)"

2. 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)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
3. Jennifer

Reliable, experienced and caring!

Old Town North, Alexandria, VA, 22314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

"Thanks to Jennifer we were able to get away for a trip and leave our pups in good hands. Thank you so much. Jennifer sent updates, photos, and took them on l... (more)"

4. Alison

Stay-at-home dog mom

Braddock Road Metro, Alexandria, VA, 22314

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

16 repeat clients

"Alison is AMAZING! I have some high maintenance dogs and she took amazing care of them. I generally worry when we go out of town because one of my dogs is ol... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
5. Susan

A dog lover who lives with cats!

Old Town North, Alexandria, VA, 22314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

23 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)"

6. 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)"

7. Keenen

Home Full Time!

Alexandria, VA, 22303

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Keenen is a dog lover through and through. He takes care of them like they are his own children. You will never need to worry about your pets with him around... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
8. 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)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
9. Lauren

Full Time Student and Dog Mom

North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA, 22302

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"I couldn’t think more highly of Lauren. She is a particularly organized person both professionally and personally. She is a planner, and then she executed ag... (more)"

10. Ashley

Dog's best friend

Braddock Road Metro, Alexandria, VA, 22314

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Ashley is one of the most caring people I know. She loves every dog as if it were her own. She has watched my three dogs many times and I would absolutely re... (more)"

11. 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)

12. Whitney

I can’t wait to meet your pup!

Southwest Quadrant, Alexandria, VA, 22314

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Whitney would be a great dog sitter because of how loving she is to animals. I have never seen someone with a bigger heart than hers. She is so compassionate... (more)"

13. Amy

Here to run & play with your dog!

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22305

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

About: Description I live with my husband and one-year-old son in a tidy three bedroom townhouse with a fenced front yard. Our home is just around the co... (more)

14. Abu Mohammed

Playful, attentive, and loving.

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22305

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

"Abu is phenomenal with pets. He’s taken care of some friends’ dogs and takes meticulous care of them and makes sure they are well looked-after. You can tell ... (more)"

15. Jessica

I treat all dogs like my own!

Eisenhower East, Alexandria, VA, 22314

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

6 repeat clients

"Jessica has watched my fur-baby Stanley on numerous occasions and is absolutely amazing with him! I am a little jealous of how excited he is to see her ... ... (more)"

16. Berit

I'll love your pup from day one!

Arlington Ridge, Arlington, VA, 22202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Berit was very loving and caring with my dogs on the meet and greet and during the drop in visits and walks we set up. She followed all instructions for thei... (more)"

17. Peter

Enthused Dog Lover+Lg Fenced Garden

North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA, 22305

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

1 repeat client

"Peter will always be a very caring and responsible dog carer, he has always been very fond of all animals. He has a great love of his own dog and cat and is ... (more)"

18. Anne

Active lifestyle. Willing to run.

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22301

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

16 repeat clients

"Anne is delightful and courteous. She took care of our pups and was reliable and attentively took care of their needs. Would highly recommend her ! (more)"

19. Robert

Pets are my passion!

Long Branch Creek, Arlington, VA, 22206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"I worked with Robert at a dog walking company last year and he wasn’t just good at what he did he was inspirational. I saw him show up to work every day full... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
20. Kate

Dog rescue experienced, fenced yard

North Ridge-Rosemont, ALEXANDRIA, VA, 22302

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

14 repeat clients

"We’ve enjoyed having Kate take care of our 3 year old Maltese mix. She comes twice a day for visits while we are away. What a life saver! (more)"

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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