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Animal wellness

House Paws Purcellville
703-264-7879
www.housepaws.com
In-home veterinary care suits multiple pet owners and busy households.

Seven Corners Animal Hospital Falls Church
703-534-1156
animal7.ho8.com
A full-service facility offering the latest in laser surgery and endoscopy.

Northern Virginia Animal Swim Center Middleburg
540-687-6816
www.animalswimcenter.com
A hydrotherapy resource for dog and horse conditioning and rehab.

Tails of Olde Towne Alexandria
703-768-0500
www.tailsofoldetowne.com
Canine-massage services promote increased circulation and to improve overall animal health.

VCA Barcroft Cat Hospital Falls Church
703-941-2852
www.vcabarcroft.com
A full-service veterinary hospital with feline-only boarding, VIP/luxury suites and spa packages.

VCA Beacon Hill Cat Hospital Alexandria
703-765-2287
www.vcabeaconhill.com
A full-service veterinary hospital with feline-only boarding, VIP/luxury suites and spa packages.
 
 
 
Boarding, sitting and walking

All Friends Pet Care Herndon
703-716-7387
www.allfriendspetcare.com
Vacation visits, overnight stays and midday dog walks are all encompassed in various in-home pet-care packages.

Always There Pet Care Falls Church
703-237-5522
www.alwaystherepetcare.com
Daycare and cage-free boarding since 1994, plus obedience training, bathing and at-home sitting.

Becky’s Pet Care, Inc. Alexandria, Lake Ridge
703-822-0933
www.beckyspetcare.com
Doggy walks and kitty sits, plus services for special-needs and small animals.

Dog Paws ‘n Cat Claws University Arlington
703-931-5057
www.dpncc.com
A one-stop shop for daycare, boarding, training, grooming, plus retail.

Fur-Get Me Not Arlington
703-933-1935
www.furgetmenot.com
A smorgasbord of pet services: daycare, boarding, training, sitting, walking, bath and boutique.

Kitty Country Lovettsville
540-822-4484
www.kittycountryva.com
No pups allowed: A cats-only boarding location tucked away in northwest Loudoun County.

Maddie & Ellie’s House Chantilly
703-263-7252
www.maddieandellieshouse.com
Standard daycare and boarding supplemented with specials like massage, pup parties and exercise runs.

Mountain Run Kennel 540-547-2961
Culpeper
www.mountainrunkennel.com
A country resort with a five-star reputation to maintain.

Northern Virginia Professional Pet Sitters Network Herndon
www.novapetsitters.com
A search-by-zipcode net system offers up a slew of care providers.

Olde Towne Pet Resort Springfield
703-455-9000
www.oldetownepetresort.com
Luxe accommodations include ozone-purified indoor pool and aromatherapy spa services.

Passionately Pets Arlington
240-888-1134
www.passionatelypets.com
Midday drop-ins and overnight stays ensure abet a smooth transition for animals of out-of-towners.

Paws Awhile Pet Motel Warrenton
540-347-4855
www.pawsawhilepetmotel.com
Pickup and delivery services available upon request.

The Doggie Walkers Great Falls
703-766-6183
www.doggiewalkers.com
Touting the benefits of animal exercise and consistent bathroom breaks, The Doggie Walkers also offers training and sitting.

The Next Best Thing Pet Care Oakton
703-200-2470
www.thenextbestthingpetcare.com
Walk, sit and vacation visit rates vary by frequency.

Top Dog Resort Catlett
540-788-4837
www.topdogresort.com
Horse country’s answer to top animal guest services in an intimate home environment.
 
 
 
Other

Custom Aquarium Concepts Herndon
703-689-2815
www.marinescene.com
Tank-service and aquarium-maintenance company devoted to the duplication of natural environments.

Wylie Wagg Middleburg 540-687-8727
Fairfax 703-830-5454
Falls Church 703-748-0022 www.wyliewagg.com
Cat- and dog-product retailer carrying all-natural foods, toys, beds and accessories.
 
 
 
Photography

PawPrints Photography Annandale
703-354-3736
www.pawprintsphotography.com
Specializing in on-location imaging for a unique set of shots every time.

Paws and Claws Photography 571-641-1044
www.pawsandclawsphotography.com
Digital images, enlargements and canvass mounts are all available for purchase from pet photographer Megan Lee.

Photography by Sara Riddle 703-496-5365
www.sarariddle.com
www.sarariddle.com/blog
Fresh, fun and contemporary on-location pet photography.
 
 
 
Rescue

Animal Welfare League of Arlington Arlington
703-931-9241
www.awla.org
Arlington County’s official animal shelter and humane society has dogs, cats, rabbits, guinea pigs and birds available for adoption.

Lost Dog and Cat Rescue Foundation Chantilly
703-295-3647
www.lostdogandcatrescue.org
All felines and canines at Lost Dog and Cat are spayed and neutered before being put up for adoption.

PetMAC Arlington
703-908-7387
www.petmac.org
Marketplace and adoption center with three Metro-D.C. locations.
 
 
 
Salons and grooming

Bark ‘N Bubbles Ashburn 703-729-3161
Herndon 703-437-9274
www.barknbubblesdogwash.com
Self-service dog wash aims to strengthen the owner-animal bond.

Pampered Pets Curbside Grooming Fairfax
703-503-0629
www.pampered-pets.us
Conditioning, cologne and nail trim are all under the umbrella of a $75 pampering bath.

Canine Carousel Herndon
703-709-8746
www.caninecarousel.com
Cat and dog salon and boutique prides itself on hand-scissoring skills and six-day-a-week schedule.
 
 
 
Training

Cooperative Paws Training and Behavior Consulting Vienna
703-489-6452
www.cooperativepaws.com
Private dog and puppy training, plus dog and cat behavior consultations.

Dog Pride Alexandria
703-765-0483
www.flipbiondi.com
Offering holistic approaches to behavioral problems, including aggression, and modification techniques.