We are accepting new clients for services beginning October 16th and beyond.

It's easy to get started -- just call us or fill out our Contact page. We'd be thrilled to serve as your pet care provider.

We offer unequaled professional service. Our business is unique in three ways:

(1) EXPERIENCE: our pet professionals bring specialized experience in animal care, behavior and medicines from their backgrounds as veterinary techs, animal control officers, and humane society shelter caregivers,

(2) NEIGHBORHOOD COMMITMENT: our pet professionals live in the neighborhoods they serve, and

(3) TRAINING: employees are trained in animal care, medicine adminstration, emergency and crisis management, and trained in dog obedience commands used by Old Towne School for Dogs and other trainers.

OCT 13, NOV 11,NOV 27-28
Regular weekday clients take note:

Our regular ongoing visits are by appointment only on holidays. Regular visits are suspended unless you make a holiday appointment in advance.

The grass really is greener online

Our clients love our "Invoice to Your Inbox" eBilling service. We accept personal checks, online bill pay, credit cards, and Pay Pal.

PayPal - The safer, easier way to pay online!

Donate directly today
Alexandria Pet Care donates a portion of annual profits to the following organizations. Your contributions will help animals in need, too:

Animal Welfare League of Alexandria
American Red Cross
Humane Society of the United States

Professional Pet Sitting

In-your-home pet sitting: our experienced and trained pet professionals visit your pets when you're away or out of town. Schedule our visits to your home 7am - 10pm. No overnight housesitting.
Puppy Play Plans:
10 or 15 minute visit

For puppies up to 12 months, choose 10- minute play breaks or 15-minute breaks. We can visit once or twice daily, as you wish.
Monthly Dog Walking starting at $17 per walk

Our Monthly Walk & Play dog walking plans start at $17 per 20-minute walk. We have 6 discounted Monthly Walk & Play plans for Monday -Friday service.

Service Area

We care for adored pets in Alexandria and the portion of Fairfax County, Virginia from Old Town Alexandria to Mount Vernon, zip codes:
22301, 22302, 22303, 22304, 22305, 22306, 22307, 22308, 22309, 22311, 22312 (east of Beauregard Ave only), and 22314

Pet Appointments:

Appointments available 7 days a week, 7 a.m. to 10 p.m., including holidays

Experience = Excellence
Our pet professionals all have prior experience with animals, and most have worked as a vet assistant or vet technician.

We carefully select staff with experience so that you know our services are backed by expertise and training to handle unexpected and emergency situations.

We deliver dependability
When you must leave your pets for a few hours or a few days, a professional pet sitter is the most dependable way to ensure they have the care, water, food and exercise they need.

We put safety first
Alexandria Pet Care upholds the highest standards and best practices of our industry.


We love your pets like our own
We are delighted to serve most small indoor household pets, including:

Fancy Rats
Guinea Pigs
Hermit Crabs

Sorry, no arachnids or reptiles

No livestock, zoo, or circus animals

Copyright (c) Alexandria Pet Care, Inc. 2014.