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Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Potomac Yard-Potomac Greens, Alexandria, VA

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

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1. Elizabeth

Great with Cats and Dogs!

Fairlington-Shirlington, Arlington, VA, 22206

Drop-In Visits

"Elizabeth was so wonderful and attentive when watching my two cats for a couple of days! Easy key transfer in my apartment (which isn’t always simple!), thor... (more)"

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2. Susan

A dog lover who lives with cats!

Old Town North, Alexandria, VA, 22314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Susan really helped me in an emergency situation. She answered quickly and was able to make accommodations to fit in a visit for my pets. She sent pictures a... (more)"

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4th of July
3. Jennifer

Reliable, experienced and caring!

Old Town North, Alexandria, VA, 22314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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. Clarisa

Pre-Vet student

North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA, 22302

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We had an additional dog friend staying with us and Clarisa was wonderful with him as well! She has a real skill for befriending dogs and they played a lot!... (more)"

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5. Alexis

Studying canine massage therapy

Braddock Road Metro, Alexandria, VA, 22314

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alexis is a wonderful dog sitter and walker. She has helped out numerous times when our dog Izzy needed to be checked in on, walked or just given some love. ... (more)"

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6. Rhianna

Recent Grad Dog Lover & Runner

Southwest Quadrant, Alexandria, VA, 22314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rhianna's genuinely kind heart and responsible nature are what make her a fabulous caretaker. She saved my life one weekend caring for my puppy Nixon when I ... (more)"

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7. Megan

Pet Enthusiast

Southwest Quadrant, Alexandria, VA, 22314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Megan was a dream to work with. She took care of a very skittish little kitten and got him to fall for her immediately. I got pictures every time she visit... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
8. Carolyn

Pet Sitter with flexible hours!

North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA, 22302

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Carolyn took great care of my cat while I was away and even watered my plants for me. (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
9. Kate

Dog & cat lover, rescue experienced

North Ridge-Rosemont, ALEXANDRIA, VA, 22302

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

"Very good with puppies. Establishes good communication with dog owner. Reliable and on time.Responds relatively quick to messages. Has a great love for dogs! (more)"

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10. Maddie

Dog Loving Animal Scientist at CP

Old Town, Alexandria, VA, 22314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Maddie is wonderful! Being away from our kitten is tough, but Maddie was fantastic as she sent daily updates and photos, which made our worries of wondering ... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
11. Kayleene

Very Experienced-Large Fenced Yard!

Alexandria, VA, 22303

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

"My 9 month old husky puppy; Nismo, regularly stays with Kaylee and he loves it! I was apprehensive to leave my little boy anywhere but a friend told me about... (more)"

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12. Vivian

Versatile and fun-loving caregiver

Southwest Quadrant, Alexandria, VA, 22314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Vivian watched my two pups for 4 days and was absolutely wonderful!! She provided updates after each visit/walk and sent pics as well. Very happy with the e... (more)"

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13. Robert

Pets are my passion!

Long Branch Creek, Arlington, VA, 22206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Robert was awesome, he was recommended and I was impressed. He communicated in a timely manner and he also took care of both my babies very well. He treated ... (more)"

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14. Anne

Active lifestyle. Willing to run.

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22301

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

"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)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
15. Jessica

I treat all dogs like my own!

Eisenhower East, Alexandria, VA, 22314

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

"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)"

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16. Mercedes

I'll Run & Hike With Your Dog

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

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

"Mercedes is the best dog sitter ever! She is so loving, caring and responsible. She is also very attentive to any dog she comes across. I highly recommend he... (more)"

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17. 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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18. Amy

Here to run & play with your dog!

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22305

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

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)

Confirmed availability
4th of July
19. Peter

Enthused Dog Lover+Lg Fenced Garden

North Ridge-Rosemont, Alexandria, VA, 22305

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

"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)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
20. Nayoung

Only one fur-bay at a time❤️

Northeast, Alexandria, VA, 22314

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nayoung has been absolutely amazing with our Luna. She is always on time, professional and treats our Luna as if she was her own. I love that she sends pics ... (more)"

When it comes to pet care and pet sitting, pet owners in Potomac Yard-Potomac Greens, Alexandria, VA trust their pets with sitters on Rover.com. Over 2,142 pet owners have reviewed pet sitters in Alexandria, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Pet sitting doesn't have to be expensive. In fact, it's probably a lot more affordable than you think. You'll quickly find that there's a pet sitter on Rover for just about every price range and lifestyle. Wondering how much you might expect to pay for a pet sitter and pet care on Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you begin a conversation with a sitter who seems like a great match.

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 Yard-Potomac Greens 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 Yard-Potomac Greens, 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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1) Browse Sitters

We make it easy to find affordable & reliable sitters near you.

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2) Contact Sitters

Chat about your dog and your specific needs. Even meet in person before booking if you really want to.

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3) Book & pay

Our platform makes it easy and secure. No cash necessary.

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4) Enjoy your trip

Drop off your dog without feeling guilty. Relax with regular photo updates from your sitter.