House Sitting in Brightwood, Washington, D. C.

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

1. Lisa

Dog walking & pet sitting with love

Fort Totten-Upper Northeast, Washington, DC, 20012

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Lisa was great! She left our house in fabulous condition and our dogs were relaxed and happy when we returned. She handled our difficult little pup with amaz... (more)"

2. N'Dia

Available during the Holidays :D

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"N’Dia was amazing! I had a last minute all-day meeting and didn’t want to take my pup to daycare. I messaged N’Dia at 10 pm the night before and she respon... (more)"

3. Jessica

Vet Tech & K9 Adventure Guide!

Fort Totten-Upper Northeast, Washington DC, DC, 20011

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

8 repeat clients

"Five stars isn’t nearly enough. Jessica was simply fantastic. She cared for our special needs boy with the utmost attention to detail, cataloging his seizure... (more)"

4. Shenee

Bark Bungalow

Fort Totten-Upper Northeast, Washington, DC, 20012

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Shenee was attentive to my elderly dog Conan and gave him tons of love, affection, exercise, and couch time (he's a big time couch potato). She came to our h... (more)"

5. Libby

Happy to stay and play

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Libby was just what we were looking for in a dog sitter! She checked in once a day with a sweet photo, was very responsive with all communication, and took g... (more)"

6. Shay

Love Them Like My Own

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Shay was easy to communicate with, was happy to come over for a meet and greet before booking, and took great care of our separation-anxiety prone pup. We c... (more)"

7. Rachel

Last Minute is OK,Cats Welcome Too!

Cleveland Park, Washington DC, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Rachel is a natural! She worked well with our anxious dog and had him eating out of her hand within minutes (literally). It is clear she loves pets and our... (more)"

8. Maryam

Dog Trainer who will walk your dog

Mount Pleasant, DC, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Maryam sat with our dogs twice in a short period of time. They loved spending time with her (we started calling her Maryam Poppins)! She sent great pics and ... (more)"

9. Grace

Lover of all pets! Owner of a snake

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Thanks a million Grace.! This is the first time my husband I have used anybody other than family to watch our dogs while we are away. Grace did a great job... (more)"

10. Anna

The furrier the better, dogs & cats

Petworth, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Anna was wonderful! I felt very safe trusting her with my cat and my apartment. She was very quick to respond to any questions I had as well. (more)"

11. Erin

Adores all breeds

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20064

House Sitting, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Erin was terrific. She handled my two mastiffs, one of who is rather shy, beautifully, and even gave one a bath! I would definitely hire her again. (more)"

12. Emily

Expert in snuggling and walkies

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Emily helped sit our energetic border collie mix a few months ago over a long weekend. Our pup isn't the easiest to take care of -- she's talkative and needs... (more)"

13. Dominique

I'll care for your pup like you do!

Petworth, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Domonique's attention to detail and love for dogs put me at ease when leaving my dog with her. She was quick to communicate and kept me informed while I was ... (more)"

14. Tierney

Veterinarian looking after pets!

Friendship Heights, washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

"Tierney is incredible. Our pup Colton loved her. She sent us a lot of photos and gave Colton all the care he needed, including medicine. We will definitely u... (more)"

15. Katherine

Lifelong Pal to All Animals!

Mount Pleasant, WASHINGTON, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Katherine was amazing - our dog was so relaxed and happy when we got home that I knew she spoiled her with lots of attention and gave her lots of exercise. W... (more)"

16. Jillian

Dog lover with rescue experience

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

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

2 repeat clients

"Jillian did a fabulous job sitting for my pup. She took him on long walks in the woods and around the neighborhood and did a great job looking out for him at... (more)"

17. Alice

Love long walks and playing catch!

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Alice was wonderful with Minnie and Ernie! She was very respectful of our house and the dogs loved spending time with her. I would absolutely use Alice aga... (more)"

18. Cindy

Just say the breed, I'll be there!

Fort Totten-Upper Northeast, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"This was my first time using Rover.com. Cindy made me feel at ease. She gave me daily updates, and sent pictures. We were on a late flight back from the we... (more)"

19. Amanda

Never met a dog I didn't like

Fort Totten-Upper Northeast, Washington, DC, 20012

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Amanda is great with our dogs! They are more relaxed than ever when we get back from vacation, compared to other times where they are stressed the entire tim... (more)"

20. Angelica

Caring and conscientious, athletic

Fort Totten-Upper Northeast, Washington, DC, 20012

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"We came home to happy dogs and a clean house. We got regular photos of the dogs and excellent communication. Angelica was great and we were grateful. (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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