Services | Dog Grooming & More

Claws~N~Paws is dedicated to offering our customers a variety of services and will tailor a package to meet your pets needs.  We cater to clients in the Northern Virginia and Greater DC Metro area.

We offer a unique blend of services which include but are not limited to the following:

Professional Dog Grooming Services

Regular grooming (every 4-6 weeks) will keep your pet looking good and feeling great! Every salon bath treatment includes a therapeutic hydro surge massage cleaning of ears, nail trimming, and a complete hand drying and styling by our pet professionals. Our therapeutic hydro surge massage bathing system penetrates the coat for a deep thorough cleaning. When you want to get the most thorough, high quality grooming for your dog, our full-service grooming is the way to go. You can be confident that we will provide your beloved pooch with plenty of TLC along with a great haircut! We also provide house call grooming if preferred and requested

Pe t Walking / Midday Dog Walks

We all need a break in our day. Let your dog have an afternoon outdoor break. We offer 20 minutes/30 minutes/45 minutes/60 minutes to include walks or backyard playtime Monday through Sunday from 10:00am-4:00pm. Pooches enjoy playtime with their favorite toys or a leisurely walk around the neighborhood, treats and fresh water. Your petsitter will fill out a " service report card" to let you know how your best friends enjoyed the day!

Pet Vacation Visits

Vacation visits ensures that your pets maintain their regular regular feeding and exercise routines. (Dogs are visited 2-3 times daily; cats 1-2 times daily)  

Pet Sitting / Overnight StaysOvernight stays give your pets all the benefits of vacation visits,

Overnight Stays give your pet all the benefits of vacation visits; plus extra companionship and security at night. Includes the following: feed pets ; fresh water ; walk dogs ; backyard playtime ; brushing/TLC time; playtime with toys ; scoop litter boxes ; bring mail/ newspaper/packages; water indoor plants; alternate lights/blinds/radio; secure home; fill out a daily report card/email clients or text phone with daily report as to your pets progress and well being.

Pet Taxi (Northern Virginia and DC Metro area only)

Trips to and from Vetrinarian and or our grooming salon. Also pet errands - pet store for treats; food; clothes and toys. Girl dogs especially enjoy a day out shopping! 

Additional Services

  • Key Pickup/Drop-off: There is a $25 fee for Claws~N~Paws to pickup or drop-off a key. To avoid this fee, clients must provide 2 copies of their house key at the "meet & greet" for pet sitting-pet walking services. We will retain the keys in our secure lockbox until your next petsit booking. Clients requesting return of keys, must give ample notice to our office: Keys will be returned within 3 business days.
  • Key Lock-Out Service: If clients lock themselves out of their homes; Claws~N~Paws will charge a fee of $25. Fee will be collected at the time of service. This service is dependant upon the time of notice, as well as the Pet sitters availability. Claws~N~Paws is able to assist a client in a lock-out situation. This service is not guaranteed and upon availability only.

Our flexible services and our understanding that all pets and pet owners needs are unique sets us apart from our larger comeptitors.   Let us come to you or you can come to us, what ever best fits your busy schedule.  We can easily pick your pet up and drop off to save you the time and the trip.  As a small family owned shop we can tailor a package that meets your specific needs and ensure your pet receives the one-on-one attention he/she deserves.

To learn more about our services and to anser any questions you may have please contact Renee at (703) 927-1309 or email