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Best Dog Boarders
in Alexandria
2021

Why These Dog Boarders?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Alexandria Dog Boarders on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

Reviewed Curated Top Picks 53 39 19

Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

A Dog's Day Out

A Dog’s Day Out is a cage-free dog daycare with five locations in D.C. and Northern Virginia. ADDO requires an Introduction Evaluation for all dogs to ensure safe and happy socialization in play areas separated for small, medium, and large dogs. Walk-In evaluations and tours are available six days a week. Supervision by staff is present 24 hours a day, 365 days a year for boarded dogs. Grooming is available by appointment.

Vienna, VA 22180

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Capitol Canine Club

Capitol Canine Club is a dog daycare in McLean. Dogs play cage-free with other dogs and are grouped by temperament and energy level. Owners can book Pet Hotel reservations in the Penthouse Suites, Courtyard Rooms, Doggie Den Apartment or Kitty Condo. Carole Peeler, President of C&C Pals with multiple certifications, trains all staff members. Basic training and manners are encouraged throughout the day for all dogs.

McLean, VA 22101

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Columbia Pike Animal Hospital

Columbia Pike Animal Hospital provides pet boarding in the Annandale area for dogs, cats, rabbits, ferrets, and more. The staff separates pets by breed in climate-controlled kennels and rooms. Dogs have access to indoor runs and get walked three times a day. The boarding kennel is open 24/7 and offers feeding, medication, and grooming services.

Annandale, VA 22003

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Dog Gone Walking & Pet Care

The professionals at Dog Gone Walking & Pet Care have over 20 years of experience taking care of a variety of animals. Dogs receive care including daily walks, jogs, pet sitting, boarding, pet taxi and more. Holiday service is available with enough notice and an additional holiday fee. The facility offers a variety of services and care packages for dogs and a standard rate for cats. Dogs Gone Walking is insured, bonded, and a member of the National Association of Professional Petsitters, PetSit USA, and the Humane Society.

Alexandria, VA 22307

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Fur-Get Me Not

Fur-get Me Not is a licensed, bonded, and insured pet care business that consists of two next-door facilities for dog training and dog boarding in Shirlington and a dog wash location in Adams Morgan. Over 130 employee have served dogs and their owners in the Northern Virginia and D.C. communities for more than 15 years. In addition to boarding and daycare, pet sitting is provided for less social or pets with disabilities. Fur-get Me Not holds many recognitions, including an Angie’s List Super Service Award Winner for Dog Walking and being voted as 2016 Best Dog Trainer and Best Pet Sitter in Arlington Magazine.

Arlington, VA 22206

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Old Dominion Animal Health Center

Old Dominion Animal Health Center provides overnight, special needs, and hospital boarding at their Pet Resort, and has American Animal Hospital Association accreditation. All pets are housed in an individual room with clean bedding and are assigned a primary caretaker. The staff is present 24 hours a day, visits each pet every 30 minutes, and takes dogs on two walks per day. Extra dog walks and play time are available upon request. Luxury boarding in the “Penthouse” or “Doggie Den” is available.

McLean, VA 22101

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