House Sitting in Anacostia, Washington, D. C.

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

1. Nia

I'll treat your fur babes as my own

Deanwood, Washington, DC, 20019

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have known Nia for years and she has always loved dogs. She has taken care of several of the dogs my husband and I have owned. She has been very conscienti... (more)"

2. Sarah

Dog lover seeking dogs!

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22305

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"A couple of the things I like best about Sarah are that she knows the different "traits" of dog breeds and uses that in her handling of the dogs; she knows h... (more)"

3. Amani

I am a fun owner/animal lover!

Anacostia, Washington, DC, 20020

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amani has a true love for animals, she has watched my big boy 70lbs and my cat while away. I am OVER the top when it comes to my fur family and Amani does gr... (more)"

4. Katherine

I make leaving your dog less RUFF

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Katherine was great with Dolly and I would definitely recommend her to others. She bonded well with our pup, left the place neat, and was very easy to work w... (more)"

5. Mark

Your dog will "wuf" me!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Mark stayed with our pup Easton in our home for Thanksgiving. It was the longest that we have been away from her since we got her earlier this year. He pro... (more)"

6. Sasha

Love dogs & they love me :)

Capitol Hill, Washington , DC, 20002

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Sasha is a dear friend, and an old roommate, and I have witnessed first hand her extraordinarily loving nature towards people and dogs. Rover users, you will... (more)"

7. Cavaughn

Your dog is instantly my best friend!

Capitol Hill, Washington , DC, 20003

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

28 repeat clients

"Cavaughn was amazing. He was flexible with my schedule and great with my pup. She had an exciting weekend filled with long walks and play dates at the dog pa... (more)"

8. Kelly

Experienced, Trustworthy, Caring

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"As an admittedly over protective "dog mom" to Olivia, I can honestly say that there is no one in this world who I would/do feel more comfortable leaving her ... (more)"

9. Jody

Pet tested, Pet Parents approved!

Forestville, MD, 20747

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Jody was great, my cat Gizmo was soft, clean and happy when I got back home. Jody left a sweet note about her and even my place was cleaner than I left it! M... (more)"

10. Julia

Animal Lover and will do anything!

Capitol Hill, Washington DC, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Julia was outstanding with her care of our dog and apartment. She came over for a meet and greet, arriving on time and warmly greeting Basil. She sent us pic... (more)"

11. Tavia

Warm and Caring Dog Enthusiast

Anacostia, Washington, DC, 20019

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

About: I am a young nonprofit professional that LOVES animals, but currently don't have the lifestyle to sustain them, so I would LOVE to give all my care... (more)

12. Natalie

Genuine Love & Concern for Animals

Anacostia, Washington, DC, 20020

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Natalie took super care of my pets. They were happy to see me, yet they had that response -" yawn, oh, you're home, glad to see you, we're fine here," respo... (more)"

13. Taylor

lifetime animal lover

Capitol Hill, Washington , DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I have grown up with dogs and taking care of them my entire life. I love all dogs big and small and currently have a 5 year old Golden Retriever. I... (more)

14. Marina

24/7 caring & attentive dog lover!

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Marina has been a very responsible and loving caregiver to her young puppy. Having grown up with dogs, Marina is very aware of the attention, love and commit... (more)"

15. Maria

Lover of pets big and small!

Alexandria , VA, 22312

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"We could not be happier with our decision to have Maria watch Wallace while we were away. Maria provided us with updates and pictures daily to let us know h... (more)"

16. Alison

Capital Hill Dogsitter

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

3 repeat clients

"Alison and her husband were excellent house sitters and dog sitters. They were totally responsible and considerate. They even washed the sheets and towels ... (more)"

17. Megan

Patient lifelong dog lover/owner

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Megan was absolutely wonderful! She stayed at our apartment to watch our dog Penny for the night -- she arrived right on time, was great with Penny and was p... (more)"

18. Hollis

Texan in DC

Capitol Hill, Washington , DC, 20002

House Sitting, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Hollis did a great job looking after our two dogs, Chopper and Tiki, in our home this holiday season. She kept us updated on how things were going while we ... (more)"

19. Dominique

Im down with the Doggies!

Anacostia, Washington, D.C. , DC, 20019

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Dominique did a great job with my two rambunctious beagles! She was very friendly and prompt with communication. Definitely recommend her services. (more)"

20. Val

Val's Pals: A Dog's Best Friend

Anacostia, Washington, DC, 20020

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Val was fantastic. Great communicator and the house was spotless! (more)"

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