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49,391 dog sitters are listed on Care.com

The average rate is $14/hr as of April 2024

The average star rating for dog sitters is 4.8

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Traci J.


Ashburn, VA

$35-50/hr8 yrs exp

Part-Time Pet Care Available

I have been house sitting, dog sitting and cat sitting for various people for the last 20 years. I have the most experience with dogs, but have sat for cats and other household pets. I prefer to stay in the Ashburn/Leesburg/Aldie area but would consider other areas. My In Home Overnight care includes evening, dinner, nighttime...
Traci can also help with: Daily feeding, pet sitting, administration of medicine, boarding, pet walking
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Elizabeth J.


Ashburn, VA

$10-15/hr5 yrs exp

I am able to watch multiple pets and stay overnight if needed. I was a dog walker in Ashburn, VA for two years in high school. Since then I have been house/dog sitting for families in the community, anywhere from a few hours to a whole week.
Elizabeth can also help with: Pet sitting, pet walking, administration of medicine
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Jessica O.


Ashburn, VA

$10-15/hr2 yrs exp

Dog Sitting

I provide dog sitting in you home. I love dogs of all size an ages. I have 2 year of experience. Can also perform baths and light grooming.
Jessica can also help with: Pet sitting
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Julie W.


Ashburn, VA

$20-30/hr10 yrs exp

Let Me Do It For You!

Feeling overburdened and something's gotta give? Let me help you. I have a lifetime of experience in dealing with the tasks of life. I am a widow with grown sons with young kids of their own. I have few demands on my time and am interested in creating a future travel fund for myself thru completion of odd jobs or companionship....
Julie can also help with: Changing bed linens
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Anna G.


Ashburn, VA

$15-20/hr1 yrs exp

Animal-loving Sitter

Hello! I'm Anna, and I'm currently a senior in college. I love all types of animals, and have experience working with rescues through my own dogs as well as volunteer work. I mostly work with dogs, although I am comfortable with pretty much any animal. I'd love to work with you!
Anna can also help with: Pet walking, pet sitting
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Bailey M.


Ashburn, VA

$10-20/hr3 yrs exp

I provide any type of pet sitting whether its for a dog or a hamster. I am not allergic to anything so any breed of any type of animal I can do! I love dogs and cats of all sizes and ages. I will be able to bathe them and groom them if wanted. I have 3+ years of experience.
Bailey can also help with: Boarding, administration of medicine, pet sitting, daily feeding, grooming, pet walking & more
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Celine R.


Ashburn, VA

$18-45/hr10 yrs exp

Dog/cat Walker And Sitter

Hi my name is Celine. I am a responsible and dedicated pet lover with experience in dog care. Whether it's daily walks, playtime, or drop in visits for feeds, I am committed to providing the best care for your dog/s. Their safety, happiness, and well-being are my top priorities. Please feel free to get in touch to discuss your...
Celine can also help with: Pet walking, pet sitting
Dedicated pet sitter with a genuine love for animals and a commitment to their well-being. Whether it's cats, dogs, birds, or other furry friends, I provide compassionate and attentive care in the comfort of their familiar surroundings. Experienced in administering medications, handling diverse dietary needs, and tailoring...
Amani can also help with: Pet walking
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Lauren C.


Ashburn, VA

$10-15/hr7 yrs exp

Animal Lover

I love all animals. I have been pet sitting since middle school. I have cared for all of the animals in my neighborhood. I have also done a three week internship at an animal hospital. I love and care for every animal as if they're my own. I have a dog of my own that I love very much and I walk and feed him all the time and give...
Lauren can also help with: Pet transportation, pet sitting, pet walking
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Deysie D.


Ashburn, VA

$15-25/hr10 yrs exp

I am a junior at Mount Saint Mary's University where I am getting my degree in Health Sciences. I have been pet sitting for almost 10 years now. I have experience in bunnies, guinea pigs, hamsters, fish, dogs, and cats. I am fun, energetic, and love caring for animals.
Deysie can also help with: Boarding, pet walking, pet sitting
Skills:

Red Cross Pet First Aid Certified

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Mary M.


Ashburn, VA

$10-15/hr1 yrs exp

I've had cats in my home for my entire life, but I've also had experience watching and walking dogs. I have my own transportation, don't smoke, and can pet sit overnight if needed.
Mary can also help with: Pet transportation, pet sitting, administration of medicine, pet walking
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Mackayla B.


Ashburn, VA

$25-30/hr5 yrs exp

Pet Lover, Pet Care Provider

I have a lot of experience taking care of pets both having my own and caring for other's. I recently moved out of my parents house, but growing up I don't remember a time without my pets. My first dog was my pup named Latte, she passed away recently but she made me fall in love with animals. Along with Latte I also have Bailey...
Mackayla can also help with: Pet sitting, administration of medicine, boarding
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Gemma L.


Ashburn, VA

$24-29/hr3 yrs exp

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

J have been pet sitting for many years for friends and family, but also have experience working for a pet sitting company in which I was exposed to a variety of animals. I have experience taking care of cats, dogs, bearded dragons, and hamsters. I do not board or train animals, but am happy to meet all your animal's care need...
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Eri A.


Ashburn, VA

$15-20/hr7 yrs exp

Pet Sitter

I can provide dog sitting in your own home, and I have over 7 years of pet sitting/pet care experience. I am comfortable taking care of dogs, cats, hamsters, guinea pigs, etc. I do really love taking care of pets /animals. I love all animals and will treat your pet like my own! making sure the pet is safe, cared for, and...
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Samantha E.


Ashburn, VA

$10-15/hr1 yrs exp

Dog Walker/Pet Sitter!

Hi my name's Sam and I am currently going into my Sophomore year at Christopher Newport University! I am a double major in Psychology and Communications, and I am also a sister of Alpha Phi! My hours are very flexible, as I finish classes by 12 on MWF and by 10 on T/TH. I've grown up around animals my whole life and currently...
Samantha can also help with: Pet transportation, administration of medicine, pet walking
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Hailey K.


Sterling, VA

$14-19/hr1 yrs exp

I am recently graduate from the university of Arizona as of December of 2022 from the college of nursing. During this semester, I have extra time and am looking to help out in the community and take care of animals in Tucson. I love animals and have tons of experience with dog/cat sitting. I have also been a foster volunteer in...
Hailey can also help with: Pet transportation, pet walking, pet sitting, boarding
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Farzana H.


Sterling, VA

$14-21/hr

Loving Pet Sitter, Works From Home. Flexible Schedule, For Your Beloved Furry Baby!!

I am a very good pet sitter and has almost 10 years experience as a pet sitter and doing boarding. I am at your nearby location that's makes easy to commute. I am highly interested to do your job. I can do following things for your beloved furry baby: Feeding and watering pets Playing with them and keeping them...
Farzana can also help with: Boarding, pet sitting, pet transportation
Skills:

Bonded and insured

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Aida M.


Sterling, VA

$40/hr2 yrs exp

Housekeeping

I have more than 5 years of experience with taking care of kids (toddlers, preschoolers, and school age). I also have experience with pets. My services offered for a pet sitting are: - Pet sitting $20 (maximum 40 min walk) - Boarding $70/night - In home boarding $55/night I offered a Kennel boarding and petsitting. You can...
Aida can also help with: Changing bed linens, kitchen cleaning, bathroom cleaning, general room cleaning, carpet cleaning
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Aida M.


Sterling, VA

$20/hr1 yrs exp

Pet Sitter

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I grew up with pets around, I had a passion for animals which allowed me feel confortable with pets, I provide service as walk dogs, feed dogs or cats, all sizes and age. I also have experience with pets. My services offered for a pet sitting are: - Pet sitting $20 (maximum 40 min walk) - Boarding $70/night - In home...
Aida can also help with: Boarding, pet sitting, pet walking
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Jackson K.


Ashburn, VA

$12-17/hr1 yrs exp

Hi I'm Jackson I Am A Pet Lover I Have 2 Dogs I Take Care Of I'm A Fun Sitter I Like To Be Active.

I have 1 year of experience. I can help with Pet Transportation and Pet Walking. I like to be active.
Jackson can also help with: Pet sitting, pet transportation, pet walking

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As much as we wish we could bring our dogs everywhere, sometimes they have to stay home. This is where a dog sitter can really come to the rescue. Heading...

As much as we wish we could bring our dogs everywhere, sometimes they have to stay home. This is where a dog sitter can really come to the rescue. Heading to an all-day and night wedding affair? A dog sitter can make sure your pet is fed, walked, and given attention. You can hire in-home dog sitters for the night or can hire them for an extended stay for longer vacations.

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