Common Questions 


Service Areas 

Ashburn, Great Falls*, Herndon, Leesburg, Oakton, Oakhill, Potomac Falls, Reston, Sterling and Vienna. 

* We service areas of these cities. 

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Keys/Home Entry

YDS uses on-site keys only.  On-site keys are lockboxes, garage codes, door codes or onside Leasing office or concierge desk pickup.   YDS can keep a key in the office for extended trips in case of power failure or circumstances that may require a backup key.   The sitters would not carry this key on them but it would be made available should a situation require the need.  


GPS Tracking 

After each visit your sitter will send you an electronic journal that includes a GPS tracked map of your visit.  

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January - New Years Day Closed. Birth of Martin Luther King, Jr. $6.00 per visit. 

February - Presidents Day $6.00 per visit.

May - Memorial Day Closed.

July - Independence Day Closed

September - Labor Day Closed 

October - Columbus Day $6.00 per visit.

November - Veteran's Day $6.00 per visit. Thanksgiving Day and Day After Thanksgiving, Closed. 

December - Christmas Eve Closed. Christmas Day Closed. New Year's Eve Closed.

Additional info may be found on our services page


Service Hours 


We offer services starting from 10am-4pm Monday through Friday. 


Service Recommendations and Requirements. 

To be able to provide you with the best quality of service we recommend you follow your pet's current routine to prevent anxiety or issues with your pet.  

If you just need a potty break,  A 15-minute visit is a great option.


If you have a high energy pup and would like to exercise out some energy we recommend a 30-minute visit. 

For puppies and seniors, we recommend 2 visits per day.  For puppies to help with potty training, energy, and extra feeding needs.  For seniors for some extra love and to help alleviate senior potty issues.