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. Courtney

Lover of singing, dancing and dogs

Arlington Ridge, Arlington, VA, 22202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Courtney loves dogs!! She always had a dog growing up, and now that she is out on her own she really misses having a dog to take care of and play with. My d... (more)"

2. Audrey

Reliable and full of love for dogs

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20052

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Audrey was excellent with my pup, Rosie. While I was away, I was confident that Rosie was getting enough food, water, exercise, and love. Audrey was very com... (more)"

3. Christina

Responsible, trustworthy dog sitter

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"christina is absolutely amazing! she took wonderful care of our energetic pup, while watching our baby as well. she is kind and loving and i would highly r... (more)"

4. Jessica

Navy vet/college student/dog owner.

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

16 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)"

5. Caren

Energized, Efficient, Engaged

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 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)"

6. Katie

I look forward to loving your pet!

Long Branch Creek, Arlington, VA, 22206

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

5 repeat clients

"Katie was wonderful, she took great care of my pooch while I was away. It was a bonus to find someone with experience with senior dogs. Highly recommend! (more)"

Available this weekend
7. Tyler

Bed & Biscuits

Old Town North, Alexandria, VA, 22314

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

16 repeat clients

"Tyler has helped us out caring for Bodie several times and we just love it. She always checks in with an update after each walk and we are so comfortable lea... (more)"

8. Katherine

Ruff day? I'm pawsitive I can help.

North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA, 22302

Drop-In Visits

13 repeat clients

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

9. Hannah

Caring & Patient Dog Lover

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"Hannah grew up with dogs and is an extremely active person herself. She has the experience and will make sure your doggie will get lots of fresh air and exer... (more)"

10. Diana

LOVER of all things DOG

Potomac Yard-Potomac Greens, Alexandria, VA, 22301

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Diana is wonderful! She is always our first choice when it comes to watching our dog Marnie. Marnie often times comes home exhausted, happy and wagging. My d... (more)"

11. Tayler

A house is not a home w/out a dog!

Southwest Quadrant, Alexandria, VA, 22314

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Aside from rescuing my three dogs (senior yorkie mix and 2 pitbull mixes) I spent the last 5 1/2 years managing a dog daycare/boarding/training/gro... (more)

12. Sarah

K9 savvy student at your service!

Alexandria , VA, 22303

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Sarah is one of the most loving caregivers I've ever worked with. In the past I've worked some other people, but no has built a rapport so quickly with my An... (more)"

13. Kristen

Will work for licks.

Braddock Road Metro, Alexandria, VA, 22314

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

5 repeat clients

About: I could go into my history of growing up with dogs or my experience as an SPCA volunteer and dog walker but what matters most is that I care for a ... (more)

14. Jessica

Expert pooch-pamperer

Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA, 22206

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Jessica did two days of drop in visits for my two dogs while I was gone during the day. I received full reports back about the details of the visit as well a... (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. Sara

Animal lover of all kinds

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sara was great! I knew Puck would be just fine with Sara when within 5 minutes of meeting her, he opened his belly up to her for a rub :) Great to have a pic... (more)"

17. Daysi

Pet Lover since '93

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22305

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 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)"

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 was amazing. This was our first experience w Rover. Our sitter cancelled 24hrs before our vacation, we searched Rover, found Lindsey and our vacation... (more)"

19. Maryse

Im-paws-ibly good care

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22301

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

9 repeat clients

"Good communication and very accomodating to my schedule/needs. Would recommend to anyone! (more)"

20. 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)"

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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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