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Always There Pet Care, 130 W. Jefferson St., Falls Church; 703-237-5522; Also provides cage-free, supervised boarding for dogs.

Ana’s Ark Doggie Depot, 7300 Westmore Rd., Suite 1, Rockville; 301-738-6781; Clients can keep an eye on their dogs with six Web cams. Boarding and training available.

Cleverdog, 2621 Garfield Ave., Silver Spring; 301-587-5820; More than 5,000 square feet of space, with different rooms for dogs of different size and temperament. Also offers boarding and grooming.

Doggie’s Den, 12823 Wisteria Dr., Germantown; 301-515-1020; Indoor cageless daycare, with trips to local dog parks for an extra fee.

Dogs by Day & Nite, 1724 14th St., NW; 202-986-6301; Offers 24-hour cageless daycare and boarding. At night, at least one employee stays in the “lounge,” where the dogs sleep.

A Dog’s Day Out, 2800-A Gallows Rd., Vienna; 703-698-3647; Warehouse space adorned with live and artificial trees and divided into play areas for dogs of different sizes and personalities. Also offers boarding and grooming.

Poochie Playhouse, 6118 Rose Hill Dr., Alexandria; 703-922-7773; Daycare with two playrooms and a lounge. Also offers cageless boarding and grooming.


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