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Mary J.

5.0

Mary took care of our 5-year-old daughter and two medium-sized dogs for a long afternoon/evening, including dinner and exercise for the dogs, dinner and books and games and outside play for the child. She was punctual, friendly without being a pushover, and my daughter loves her. Zero...

- Teresa N.

Ashley W.

5.0

Ashley did a great job with our boys - age 6. She asked all the right questions and showed up on time. Her calm demeanor was exactly what we needed to balance our kids high energy :) Ashley also walked our dog in the evening which was appreciated. Our boys did not stop talking about her the next day...

- Dana F.

Lisa K.

5.0

Lisa is so responsive and dependable! She has come to take care of my cat several times and I appreciate the daily pictures she sends so I can see my cat is happy and at ease. Lisa takes care of all my cat's food/water/litter box needs, but also spends time giving her attention and playing too. I...

- Jacqueline M.

Charly K.

5.0

Charly did a fantastic job watching our house and dogs for the weekend! All of their needs were met and we even received nice picture of them during our trip. Thanks again Charly and we'll certainly be asking for help again in the future :)

- Connor V.

Shannon N.

5.0

Shannon is highly punctual, mature and has a clear love for pets. She took care of my exotic pet Tortoise while I was away on a trip for a few days. She sent me updates and videos, which were very helpful. I'm so glad I found her! I will definitely hire her again!

- Farah C.

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Bethann B. | Ashburn, VA

$15-20/hr 1 yrs exp 46 yrs old

I'm Much Better With Dogs Than I Am With Painting

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I've always loved dogs and wish my family had one growing up, but unfortunately we didn't. I am a very playful person and my son is on the Autism spectrum and he connects so well with animals, especially dogs....

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4.0

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Jillian A. | Herndon, VA

$10-20/hr 5 yrs exp 34 yrs old

Nanny (3+ Years Experience) And/Or Daytime Dog Walker

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I am a personal trainer looking to continue employment as a nanny while I grow my online business. I love reading, writing, arts/crafts, sports and health and fitness. I have been a part-time nanny for over 3...

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5.0

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Mary J. | Reston, VA

$10-25/hr 6 yrs exp 57 yrs old

Reliable And Caring Pet-sitting In Your Home While You Are Away

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Hello! Thank you for visiting my profile. I am an experienced and trustworthy pet-sitter with active background checks. Cat families: 1 or 2 visits/day: feeding, water, medication, bowl & litterbox cleaning....

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5.0
Mary took care of our 5-year-old daughter and two medium-sized dogs for a long afternoon/evening, including dinner and exercise for the dogs, dinner and books and games and outside play for the child. She was...

Reviewed by Teresa N.

5.0

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Deniz T. | Poolesville, MD

$15-20/hr 8 yrs exp 22 yrs old

Pet Care

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I have over 10 years of experience in caring for pets, whether it be my own, my family's or friend's pets. I have 1 cat and 3 dogs. I feed, provide water, nurture, train, and care for them daily. I have had...

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5.0

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Ashley W. | Herndon, VA

$10-25/hr 3 yrs exp 20 yrs old

Fun Pet Sitter!

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I have dog sat many pets throughout the years, but mainly dogs and cats. I have experience also with geckos, fish, and turtles. I am a college student and looking for a flexible job that would fit my schedule....

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Recent Review:

5.0
Ashley did a great job with our boys - age 6. She asked all the right questions and showed up on time. Her calm demeanor was exactly what we needed to balance our kids high energy :) Ashley also walked our dog...

Reviewed by Dana F.

5.0

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Lisa K. | Herndon, VA

<$10/hr 3 yrs exp 49 yrs old

Fun Trustworthy Person Looking To Take Care Of Your Pet!

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$14 for half hr visit-I have 3 pets of my own that I got at the shelter 5 years ago! I love both cats and dogs. I am insured. I am happy to help walk your pet as well as provide companionship, feed and provide...

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5.0
Lisa is so responsive and dependable! She has come to take care of my cat several times and I appreciate the daily pictures she sends so I can see my cat is happy and at ease. Lisa takes care of all my cat's...

Reviewed by Jacqueline M.

5.0

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Charly K. | Sterling, VA

$11-17/hr 10 yrs exp 34 yrs old

Everything You Need Under One Woof!

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My name is Charly, and currently I work as a full time licensed psychotherapist, with a Masters/Graduate degree from the University of Connecticut. I have grown up with animals for 30 years and have 10+years of...

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Recent Review:

5.0
Charly did a fantastic job watching our house and dogs for the weekend! All of their needs were met and we even received nice picture of them during our trip. Thanks again Charly and we'll certainly be asking...

Reviewed by Connor V.

5.0

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Shannon N. | Reston, VA

$15-25/hr 8 yrs exp 28 yrs old

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My mom has been a member of the German Shepherd Rescue since I was a child and we were fostering a pregnant German Shepherd when I was 10 years old. I got the opportunity to help my mom when the German Shepard...

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Recent Review:

5.0
Shannon is highly punctual, mature and has a clear love for pets. She took care of my exotic pet Tortoise while I was away on a trip for a few days. She sent me updates and videos, which were very helpful. I'm...

Reviewed by Farah C.

5.0

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Jeannette K. | Ashburn, VA

$18-50/hr 10 yrs exp 44 yrs old

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There has never been a moment in my life where animals weren't present. I was exposed to animals early with childhood pets ranging from fish to frogs, and rodents to felines. This prepared me for my very first...

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Recent Review:

5.0
Jeannette is a cat whisperer! When she came to our house for the meet and great, Tabby went right up to her. Usually, Tabby hides when there are new people in the house. Jeannette went above and beyond what we...

Reviewed by Carolyn V.

5.0

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Sueli E. | Sterling, VA

$25-50/hr 10 yrs exp 62 yrs old

Overnight, Mornings And Evenings Pet Sitter!

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As a professional nanny I have been around dogs and cats for over 25 years. I love dogs and have stayed overnight and when families goes on vacations, trips, etc. So I will be honored to care for, stay over or...

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5.0

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Brittney M. | Reston, VA

$10-25/hr 10 yrs exp 29 yrs old

Responsible, Loving, Pet Sitter

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I have been caring for my own dogs/ cats/ fish for the past 15 years. I also have had experience pet sitting/ house sitting for multiple cats and dogs ranging in size from Chihuahua to Boxer. I have had...

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5.0

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Allison S. | Ashburn, VA

$15-25/hr 5 yrs exp 25 yrs old

I Am An Animal Lover And Am A Well Experienced Pet Care Giver

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I provide dog sitting in your home. I'm an experienced pet care giver. I have had animals all throughout growing up from dogs, cats, fish, and turtles. I am a current student and part-time worker at School. I...

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5.0

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Ana M. | Herndon, VA

$15-20/hr 5 yrs exp 26 yrs old

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I provide dog sitting in your own home. I'm an experienced former vet tech with great references and 10+ years of experience. I love dogs of all sizes and ages. Can also perform baths and light grooming.

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5.0

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Mary E. | Ashburn, VA

$8-15/hr 2 yrs exp 21 yrs old

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Hi! I am 19 and currently in college. My classes are online until the end of the school year, so I am available for help till the end of summer! I love pets so much! I love taking care of them! I used to help...

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5.0

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Lenora S. | Leesburg, VA

<$10/hr 15 yrs exp 58 yrs old

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I have 20 plus years of pet care experience, and come with the excellent references. I am professional and loving to my furry friends. Whether you need a daily walk or an overnight/extended stay, I'm friendly,...

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Recent Review:

5.0
Lenora works with her daughter and between the two of them, they had our week of pet sitting covered. They both obviously love dogs and gave our Bernese lots of love and cuddles. They stayed in touch through...

Reviewed by Darlene L.

4.0

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Christine G. | Leesburg, VA

$11-25/hr 10 yrs exp 41 yrs old

Lover Of All Animals, Big And Small!

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Hi! Thank you for taking the time to look over my profile. I have 10+ years of experience with all kinds of animals - I even specialize in guardian breeds and extra-large dogs. I can help with providing daily...

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Recent Review:

3.0
I don't know. We haven't met yet

Reviewed by Kent G.

4.3

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Jennifer A. | Sterling, VA

$20-30/hr 10 yrs exp 45 yrs old

Loving Educated Bilingual Nanny

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I am a very loving and dedicated lady who has always enjoyed children. I have been taking care of children for many years. The parents whom I have worked for have always been very happy with me. I can provide...

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Recent Review:

5.0
Jennifer was a great help to our entire family as we were going through a lot change and transition. She was fantastic with our two year old who is very shy and hesitant with new people. She was super engaging...

Reviewed by Nisha G.

5.0

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Mary J. | Reston, VA

$15-45/hr 10 yrs exp 57 yrs old

Vaccinated, Safe And Caring Caregiver

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Hello! I provide date night and weekend babysitting and scheduled childcare, as well as after school care and distance learning support. I work with families in Fairfax County, mostly Reston, Herndon, Vienna...

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Recent Review:

5.0
Mary was excellent, on time and my daughter loved her. Will definitely hire again.

Reviewed by Jonathan L.

5.0

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Madeline B. | Herndon, VA

$15-20/hr 6 yrs exp 20 yrs old

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My name is Madeline and I have been babysitting for 6. 5 years and enjoy it. I am a rising junior in college (19) and am CPR certified. I have a car. I live in Herndon, Va. I love working with kids of all ages....

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Recent Review:

5.0
Madeline was so great with our 7 year old son. We will definitely be asking her to babysit again!

Reviewed by Jessica P.

5.0

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Kathryn L. | Sterling, VA

$15-25/hr 10 yrs exp 72 yrs old

Nanny With Over 20 Years Of Experience

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I have cared for children from newborns through teens. I love children and I am a hands on caretaker. I enjoy spending time teaching, playing and exploring life with my charges. I do not advocate placing them...

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