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. Susan

A dog lover who lives with cats!

Old Town North, Alexandria, VA, 22314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

21 repeat clients

"We used Susan several times recently for daily drop-in visits to check in on our 18 yr- old grumpy cat. Susan is a cat-lover (that showed) and was thoughtfu... (more)"

2. Jennifer

Reliable, experienced and caring!

Old Town North, Alexandria, VA, 22314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Jennifer has done drop-in visits for my cat and rabbit on two separate occasions. She is kind, reliable, and trustworthy. I wouldn’t hesitate to book her ser... (more)"

3. 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)

4. Heather and Nicole

Pet-lover, outgoing person, athlete

Seminary Hill, Alexandria, VA, 22304

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

33 repeat clients

About: -I would love to become a sitter, because I always enjoy playing and taking care of dogs. It brightens my day/mood when I do something nice/fun for... (more)

5. Elizabeth

Great with Cats and Dogs!

Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA, 22206

Drop-In Visits

8 repeat clients

"Elizabeth took care of our three cats over a long holiday weekend. I'd absolutely book her again - she followed all of my strange cat instructions and didn't... (more)"

6. Anne

Active lifestyle. Willing to run.

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22301

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

15 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)"

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

"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)"

8. Alison

Stay-at-home dog mom

Braddock Road Metro, Alexandria, VA, 22314

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

8 repeat clients

"Alison was a fantastic sitter. She was communicative and flexible throughout my vacation. Your pet or pets will be in good hands with her. (more)"

9. Kara

Dog's Ideal Stay-cation

Alexandria Wrest, alexandria, VA, 22311

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

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)"

10. 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)"

11. Erica

I'll take your dog on long walks!

Alexandria, VA, 22307

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

"Erica grew up with pets all her life. Through the year she took care of guide dogs for the blind, seven total. Erica also adopted a rabbit that was abused an... (more)"

12. Avery

Walk, play, stay! Flexible sitter.

Braddock Road Metro, Alexandria, VA, 22314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Avery is such a pro. She has taken care of my two dogs for a while now. My lab is easy and loves everyone but my hound/ridgeback mx can be moody and Avery ha... (more)"

13. 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)"

14. Monica

It's all about the L♡VE! #furbabies

Arlington, VA, 22202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

"Monica has taken great care of our Mamma Mia! She sends some of the best photos with her rover card. I love how much Monica just loves dogs. We highly recomm... (more)"

15. Lauren

Full Time Student and Dog Mom

North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA, 22302

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

16. Katie

available during the day

Seminary Hill, Alexandria, VA, 22302

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katie watches my dog Hobbes whenever I go out of town. She's always reliable and responsive, so I never have to worry while I'm away. She is so sweet and lo... (more)"

17. Rhianna

Recent Grad Dog Lover & Runner

Southwest Quadrant, Alexandria, VA, 22314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Rhianna would be an excellent dog caregiver. She was raised with dogs and has a deep understanding of their needs. Dogs have always responded to her and she ... (more)"

18. Amy

Here to run & play with your dog!

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22305

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

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)

19. Gregor

Belly Rubs and Adventure Walks!

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22301

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Gregor is the best! He has been pet sitting and walking my two dogs for the past 3 years and they absolutely adore him. He's very gentle with them and conte... (more)"

20. Ashley

Dog's best friend

Braddock Road Metro, Alexandria, VA, 22314

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

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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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