House Sitting in Anacostia, Washington, D. C.

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

1. Jenay

I love animals more than people

Deanwood, washington, DC, 20019

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Jenay did a great job! We got lots of updates throughout the weekend and our pup was very happy and content when we arrived home. She took him to the dog par... (more)"

2. Elle

I haven't met a dog I haven't loved

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Elle was so sweet with our dogs & kept us up to speed our whole trip including great pics! We are so grateful to have had her watching our two dogs & are ve... (more)"

3. Emily

The Mary Puppins of DC

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"Emily took such great care of Harley! She made it so easy to coordinate a meet-and-greet before her stay, and she gave me updates and was extremely responsi... (more)"

4. Taylor

Large park by my house!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Taylor was great! Our dog, Haley, warmed right up to her and enjoyed hanging out in the yard and walks to the park. Haley even ate food for Taylor, which doe... (more)"

5. Jesse

Lawyer, Ballet Teacher, Dog-Lover

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

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

7 repeat clients

"Jesse was great! Communication and scheduling were a breeze. My dog seemed to have a great time and Jesse left the house spotless. We would love to have h... (more)"

6. Caraline

Friend of cats and dogs!

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Caraline was fantastic. From her super quick initial response, to meet/greet with my dog, to the house/dog sitting for 4 days, she was an A+ :) She is reliab... (more)"

7. Shelagh

I'll run with your dog!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Shelagh was an excellent sitter and super responsive on a last minute request! She took great care of Riley and our place; highly recommend her and will be ... (more)"

8. Rachel

Sit, Stay, Cuddle, Play

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"This was the first time we used Rover and we were not disappointed! Rachel was awesome keeping us up-to-date on our pup though pics and even a video while we... (more)"

9. Will

Lifelong Dog Person!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Will is great with dogs! My dog is a rescue and can be a little nervous around strangers, especially men. Will was nothing but patient and worked diligently ... (more)"

10. Mafe

We'll have fun and follow rules!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Our 11-lbs. chihuahua-mix, Dolly, had a great time with Mafe! We came home to a happy pup and a clean place. Mafe made sure to get Dolly plenty of exercise a... (more)"

11. Jessica

Reliable, responsible, dog lover

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Thank you Jessica for taking excellent care of my puppy. Jessica was punctual and allowed me to have a great day away from home. I returned to a happy and ... (more)"

12. Cory

Compassionate experienced dog lover

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Cory is an amazing dogsitter. He's attentive, punctual, and available at the drop of a hat, which is important because we often travel unexpectedly for work ... (more)"

13. Daniel

Dogs in life makes everything fine

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I've know Daniel for several years and I've seen him interact wonderfully with both his own dogs and with other people's. My dog Uma loves him and she is... (more)"

14. Lindsay

Ready to run and play with your dog

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lindsay is a great help with my dogs! She understands patience and gentle discipline go a long way with animals and has always treated the dogs, as well as o... (more)"

15. Krista

I'll give your dog all the snuggles

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

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

5 repeat clients

"Krista was great with our 11-lbs. chihuahua, Dolly! She also took great care of our place! Would definitely recommend Krista - she's a true dog lover. (more)"

16. Christopher

Your Dogs Are My Family!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"My house was left clean and tidy when I returned. Chris was on time and Mag seems to have enjoyed her stay with him over the holiday weekend! (more)"

17. Robin

Will give your doggo love and care!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Robin is extremely responsible and loves all creatures, dogs especially! She dogsat my foster dog for me for a full week and did a great job. My dog is high ... (more)"

18. Acacia

Local actress & dog's best friend!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Acacia was amazing with Dunkel! We had just moved to Washington DC within the last week and were able to set up a meeting with her on short notice. She was i... (more)"

19. John

We All Need Love--Pets Too!

Hillcrest, Washington, DC, 20020

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

5 repeat clients

"I have a four year old Labrador named Connor. He is a rescue dog who’d previously lived in a severely abusive home. He was skittish and generally distrus... (more)"

20. Rachel

Avid belly rubber and dog charmer

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

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

2 repeat clients

"Rachel was great! Very reliable and patient with our high-energy pup. Look forward to booking her services again! (more)"

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