House Sitting in Brightwood, Washington, D. C.

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

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1. Jamie Verified Enhanced Background Check

Can't wait to meet you & your pets!

Petworth, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We were traveling overnight to Arlington, VA for the interment of a friend in Arlington Cemetary where dogs are not allowed. Our dog is a new rescue; a pupp... (more)"

2. Yael Verified Enhanced Background Check

Reliable, enthusiastic dog-sitter

Au-Tenleytown, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Yael was friendly prompt and very engaged with Luca & Ripley who both adored her. Her presence w them gave us security and comfort that our pups were being ... (more)"

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3. Alex Verified Enhanced Background Check

Calm, nurturing, attentive.

Brightwood, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alex watched Simba over the weekend in our apartment. Took Simba on many walks, gave him lots of snuggles, and kept us very updated. He also sent us some gre... (more)"

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4. Tjuina Verified Enhanced Background Check

“Dogs are more than pets”

Hyattsville, MD, 20782

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We're repeat customers and very happy about it! TJ was wonderful for us for a long and a short stay. TJ originally agreed to just pet sit and house sit, ... (more)"

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5. Bernadette Verified Enhanced Background Check

Dog & cat lover in Columbia Heights

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Bernadette was an amazing pet sitter while we were away. We received daily photos of our happy animals and she was very easy to communicate with. Our dog ten... (more)"

6. Wataru Verified Enhanced Background Check

Full of Energy

Silver spring, MD, 20910

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Wataru did a great job with pet sitting my cat. He was very caring and flexible. We were able to relax on our trip knowing Wataru was looking after Kevin Bac... (more)"

7. Nicole Verified Enhanced Background Check

Midwestern Student and Animal-lover

Silver Spring, MD, 20910

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nicole was so great to work with!! She was super flexible and responsive and so sweet!! Plus our dog Gus got treated to a few trips to the dog park and clear... (more)"

8. Gery Verified Enhanced Background Check

Cat-dad and dog-enthusiast!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Gery is fantastic with dogs! Our Bernese Mountain Dog, Cloudy, absolutely adores him— anytime Gery comes to visit, Cloudy is on him like glue, demanding cudd... (more)"

9. Sallie Verified Enhanced Background Check

A tired, happy dog is a good dog!

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20008

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

"Sallie is an amazing dog caregiver. I have needed her to watch my dog son, Legend, several times (at the last minute) because I travel for work, and I can AL... (more)"

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10. Iliana Verified Background Check

Pet owner. Pet lover. Pet carer.

Fort Totten-Upper Northeast, Washington DC, DC, 20012

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

"Iliana is one of the most responsible and kind humans I have ever met, and those qualities truly show when she deals with animals of all kinds. Her love of a... (more)"

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11. Brittani Verified Enhanced Background Check

Trusted cat & dog sitter

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brittani has watched my cat on and off for the past year and I'm always happy when she does. I get updates and countless photos throughout the visits and my ... (more)"

12. Emily Verified Enhanced Background Check

I love long walks on...14th or 16th

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I grew up in a loving dog and cat home on a farm in Kansas, but moved to DC a few years ago without pets in tow. Now, I'm regularly in DC with a Mo... (more)

13. Carlos Verified Background Check

I consider pets my family

Fort Totten-Upper Northeast, Washington, DC, 20011

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

"Wonderful! Carlos looked after our one year old Miniature Dachshund in our apartment while we were on vacation for a week. He sent three to four comprehensiv... (more)"

14. Christine Verified Enhanced Background Check

I used to not be a dog-person...

Petworth, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

About: I’ve come a long way since the days of not being a dog-person. I just didn’t get it, dogs are dirty, they smell, they insist on licking you right a... (more)

15. Amanda Verified Enhanced Background Check

I already love your dog

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amanda was amazing! Our dog, Tucker, loved having her stay with him and we came home to a very happy dog. We will certainly book her services again. (more)"

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16. Cynthia Verified Background Check

I'll be your dogs bestfriend!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Cynthia just stayed at our home for a week and she was fantastic. She took care of our dog as well as our hamster and gecko and all were very happy and heal... (more)"

17. Yerelyn Verified Enhanced Background Check

💖 and respect all furry 🐶😻🐰🐔🦜

Fort Totten-Upper Northeast, Washington, DC, 20012

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Miss Yerelyn Great at taking care of my 3 cats She always would remember to feed them Do the dishes Change the litter Give them fresh water And coddled wit... (more)"

18. Michael Verified Enhanced Background Check

Doggos, woofers & floofers welcome!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

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

About: As a doggy dad of a black lab and two rotties back home in Boston, I am searching for my four-legged fix here in D.C. I've recently graduated with ... (more)

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19. Autumn Verified Background CheckRover 101

Loving Family with Space Galore!

Fort Totten-Upper Northeast, Washington, DC, 20012

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

About: We are a fun, dog-loving family of 6 with years of experience caring for furry friends of all sizes, ages, breeds, and personalities. With one of ... (more)

20. Donna Verified Background Check

eternal sunshine of the dog sitters

Petworth, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Donna was the best - she house sat Morris over the holidays, and she took great care of him. She was very responsive, responsible, and is exactly the kind of... (more)"

When it comes to pet care and house sitting, pet owners in Brightwood, Washington, DC trust their pets with sitters on Rover.com. Over 7,397 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in Washington DC, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. House sitting doesn't have to be expensive. In fact, it's probably a lot more affordable than you think. You'll quickly find that there's a house sitter on Rover for just about every price range and lifestyle. Wondering how much you might expect to pay for a house sitter and pet care on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you begin a conversation with a sitter who seems like a great match.

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