House Sitting in Brightwood, Washington, D. C.

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1. Laura

Long walks, belly rubs and love!

Au-Tenleytown, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Laura is wonderful, very friendly and easy to talk to. She was great with our dog, Maggie. Stayed overnight and we were confident at all times that Maggie wa... (more)"

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This weekend
2. Cindy

Pet-Loving Vet Tech

Bethesda, MD, 20814

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Cindy is an animal lover. She has patience with animals. She very outgoing, and a happy person. She gets along with anyone, and she is responsible. (more)"

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3. Emma drew

I love dogs! and they love me :)

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emma was awesome with Stark! She hung out with him for a couple hours and took care of him just the same as we would have! (more)"

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This weekend
4. Kristen

Fun & Exercise for Your Furbaby!

Takoma Park, MD, 20912

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kristen is great! Our pup was well taken care of and happy. She sent us pictures and was quick to let us know of any concerns. Our dog gets stressed our if ... (more)"

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5. Lori

Home full-time! Let me help you!

Barnaby Woods, Washington, DC, 20015

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lori is excellent with our dog. She is friendly and attentive. I would recommend Lori for dog walkiing or dog sitting. She is someone you can trust to take ... (more)"

6. Lauren

Let me be apart of the pack

Friendship Heights, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We loved Lauren! Leaving Freddie with someone new had me so anxious but I immediately felt at ease at our meet and greet. She sent photos every day when we w... (more)"

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7. Molly

Excited to engage and socialize!

Columbia Heights, Washington DC, DC, 20001

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"I've known Molly for several years and have seen her interact with her own dog, my pets, and the shelter animals at the Humane Society that we volunteered at... (more)"

8. Erica

Loving care when you’re not there

Takoma Park, MD, 20912

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Erica came through after another sitter bailed at the last minute and spent the next week showering my cat and dog with attention and sending regular updates... (more)"

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9. Liv

Active dog-lover near rockcreekpark

Cleveland Park, Washington, DC, 20008

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

"Liv was great. Good communication and attentive to my dog. (more)"

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10. Jessica

Please can I play with your pet??

Takoma Park, MD, 20912

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jessica has stayed with our dog, Fozzy many times and is an animal lover! She is caring, responsible, and will love your animal like her own! (more)"

11. Alex

I'll run with your dog.

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alex is a amazing!! She took care of our dog for a long weekend and my dog looked very happy and relaxed when we came back. She went above and beyond taking ... (more)"

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12. Esther

I'll hike/run/cuddle with your dog!

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

"Esther is an exceptional dog sitter and dog parent! She is responsible, trustworthy and caring. She is knowledge about dog behavior and has a natural and int... (more)"

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This weekend
13. Anna

will care for your dog like my own

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Anna was great, our pets were very happy and well cared for! (more)"

14. Mary Anne

I’ll run with your dog!

Chevy Chase, MD, 20815

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mary Anne is such a wonderful dog sitter, words can't quite explain it. She has treated my dog Mickey, like her own for about a year now and we couldn't ask ... (more)"

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15. Gabrielle

I love to love dogs!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Gabrielle LOVES dogs! She's an incredibly caring person that treats my pets like they're her own. She's very responsible, accountable and timely and she's do... (more)"

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16. Ellen

Patient, caring, & ready for play!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ellen was fantastic! Excellent communication and lots of updates about my pup. Would definitely recommend her to anyone and will be hiring her again soon. (more)"

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This weekend
17. Melina

Passionate dog mom!

Cleveland Park, Washington, DC, 20008

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

"Mel did a wonderful job with my pups! She was timely and responsive with communications. As an added bonus, Mel took amazing photos! We will happily book Mel... (more)"

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18. Matt

Your best friends, new best friend

Silver Spring, MD, 20910

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Matt was so extremely awesome with our pup! He was friendly, courteous and honestly just a really nice guy to talk to. I know my dog had an awesome weekend a... (more)"

19. Celange

Home full-time - love walks/running

Petworth, Washington, DC, 20011

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

"CeCe helped us look after Kiwi, our dog a couple of times when my husband and I were away on short trips. CeCe was very responsible. She was gentle and atten... (more)"

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Christmas and New Year
20. Luisa

Dogs are the purest form of love

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20008

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"I've know Luisa for decades. She's a life long dog lover. Patient, caring, and genuinely cares for each and every dog. She's been known to own up to 5 do... (more)"

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