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Dog Boarding in The Palisades, Washington, D. C.

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1. Natalie

Looking to meet all the pups! :)

Lyon Village, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Natalie is THE best. She took Jesse last minute for me and he had so much fun with her. She sent pictures and was so happy to see him. I felt like he definit... (more)"

2. Kristen

Work from Home & Fenced-in Yard!

Chevy Chase, MD, 20815

Dog Boarding

"Chester was well-taken care of by Kristen, Tucker and their kids. (Their dog Baci is very sweet.) (He was even a little spoiled!) I felt very comfortable lea... (more)"

3. Whitney

Home Full Time - Large Yard

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

"Awesome dog people! Took care of our rescue, Rhody, in a pinch without a hitch. Lots of pictures and great communication definitely took the stress out of ... (more)"

4. Jordan

Snuggles and Playtime + Fenced Yard

Waverly Hills, Arlington, VA, 22207

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Jordan was very quick to respond before during and after my pups stay! This eased my mind knowing I could get ahold of her quickly and easily. She allowed me... (more)"

5. Dina

Attentive pet lover

Waverly Hills, Arlington, VA, 22204

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

"Dina is one of the most reliable dog sitters I have ever worked with. She is incredibly flexible with her schedule and such a great soul! My little 8 lbs Chi... (more)"

6. Ken

Toys&time to stay and play with dog

Arlington-East Falls, Arlington, VA, 22207

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

"Ken is wonderful, this was Lucy's second stay with him. I really appreciate that I never have to worry about Lucy and love that she gets a lot of attention a... (more)"

7. Hannah

Your Dogs Home Away From Home!

North Rosslyn, Arlington, VA, 22209

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

"I am so glad we found Hannah! We booked for a week of dog-sitting, and she provided excellent care with regular updates. My dog loved all the extra attention... (more)"

8. Supon

Happy Home = Happy Dogs

Kalorama, Washington, DC, 20008

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Soupon was amazing to deal with - I highly recommend him to look after your fur baby! Our dog was pampered and Soupon sent pics of his various adventures. I ... (more)"

9. Ivy

Best care, high quality dog outings

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"My pup had a great weekend with Ivy. He returned happy and rested. (more)"

10. Ansley

I fall in love with every dog I see

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20037

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

"Ansley is the best! Rowdy is always excited to see her. She is very communicative and flexible with scheduling. We particularly appreciate the effort she pu... (more)"

11. Marla

Full-time weekends, Rock Creek Park

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Marla took excellent care of my dog Scout! Not only did Scout seem safe and well cared for, it seemed like she had a really fun time! Marla was awesome about... (more)"

12. Matt

Weekend adventures in NOVA!

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Matt and his wife are the best! You know your dog is in good hands with a Coast Guardsman. They were very responsive and are obviously dog lovers. They went ... (more)"

13. Maximilian

Law Student - Dog Lover - Coloradan

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20008

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Maximillian was very good with Chloe for the week that she stayed with him. He was attentive to her needs and also quick to note if anything seemed off or i... (more)"

14. Colin

Home full time with fenced in yard

Friendship Heights, Washington, DC, 20016

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Our puppy Zora had a great stay for the long weekend! Colin was great-flexible, experienced with dogs and kept us up to date daily with pictures (more)"

15. Patrick

Large fenced yard!

The Palisades, FoxHall Crescent, DC, 20007

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

"Everything went great! Very quick to respond, made sure to send us updates, and our puppy was so exhausted from all the fun we basically got a sleepy pup for... (more)"

16. Sara

All Paws on Deck

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

"Sara was fantastic! She gave our pup plenty of love, care, and exercise. She also provided great updates throughout each day with photos. We will definitely ... (more)"

17. Truong

Reliable and Active Fur-Friend

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Truong and Madeline were wonderful, and Felix loved his time with them and Baxter. This was Felix's first time at a dog sitter, he's usually very shy but Tr... (more)"

18. Zoe

Reliable Dog-lover & Grad Student!

North Highland, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

"Zoe has been absolutely wonderful with my boy! She sent me updates on walks and play times, along with videos and pictures! Bruce looked so happy and at ease... (more)"

19. Katherine & Aaron

Someone always home with your pup!

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"They were great and Cody came home a happy dog! (more)"

20. Stacey

Dog Lover w/ Huge Fenced Yard

The Palisades, Washington, DC, 20007

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Stacey has a wonderful disposition. She takes care of dogs with compassion and care. She listens to what your dog needs and keeps you posted with pictures an... (more)"

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