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. Lisa

Dog walking & pet sitting with love

Takoma, Washington, DC, 20012

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lisa was every pup owners dream! I got lots of pics and updates about their time together - especially play time and walks! You can tell she is someone who ... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
2. Dana

Long Walks and Fun-Filled Play!

Hyattsville, MD, 20782

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Dana is fantastic! We highly recommend her for pet sitting and dog walking. (more)"

3. Brett

Trustworthy Dedicated dog dude

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"My pup had a great time with Brett! Brett gave Toby such a great attention and love during his overnight stay. He communicated throughout the booking and st... (more)"

4. Laura

Long walks, belly rubs and love!

Au-Tenleytown, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Laura is wonderful! Maggie loved her, and we were so happy to get updates and photos every day. We will definitely use Laura again. (more)"

5. Sigma

Let me take your dog to the park!

Downtown, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sigma was GREAT! We had him house sit over a holiday weekend, and we couldn't be happier. He clearly loved playing with our pup, as evident by all the pictur... (more)"

6. Brooke

I'll have summer fun with your pups

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brooke was great with the pups and made sure they had company during many walks and runs during her stay. Could not have left my fur kids in better hands. (more)"

7. Daniela

Life is better with animals!

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20015

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Daniela is the female dog whisper.... she treats my dogs like her children. For Rosie and Pugsley it is like going to grandma's house when Daniela is watch... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
8. Scott

Let me pamper your pup

Catholic University-Brookland, WASHINGTON, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Scott is a very caring and responsible individual. While I've seen him get along with all sorts of animals, he is particularly excellent with cats - they lov... (more)"

9. Sophia

I’ll give them all my attention

Fort Totten-Upper Northeast, Washington, DC, 20011

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

"Sophia is a wonderful dog walker and sitter. She took care of my dog Angel for about seven years until Angel passed away. Sophia was always so attentive and ... (more)"

10. Marla

Full-time weekends, Rock Creek Park

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Marla was the best dog-sitter we ever had. She sent lots of photos and kept us informed of Sammy's activities. I cannot recommend her enough! (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
11. Christine

I always put the dog's safety first

Chevy Chase, MD, 20815

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I will love your dog as if they were my own. I am diligent with the care of animals and will take whatever steps are needed to have a happy dog and... (more)

12. Mariana

Your pet and I will have a blast!

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: It may seem a bit strange to see someone who works with animals all day to seek another job in working with more pets, but it's what I do best! I w... (more)

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
13. Paul

Always looking for a good doggo

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Paul is great with dogs. He has watched my dog several times and I will keep coming back to him. My dog seems to have a great time while he is with Paul, and... (more)"

14. Katie

Caring and attentive dog sitter!

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20008

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

"Katie was great! She watched our cat and dog at our house while we were out of town for a long weekend. When she arrived for the meet and greet she had alrea... (more)"

Available this weekend
15. Megan

House a home

Chevy Chase, WASHINGTON, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Megan is an extremely warm, intelligent, patient, considerate professional with years of experience caring for a variety of animals! She loves spending time ... (more)"

16. Ellie

I”ll run with your dog

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20016

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

"Ellie has been a fine dog owner. Ellie is known for being very responsable in her obligations. Ellie is kind loving and lots of fun with kids and pets!!!! ... (more)"

17. Emma

Walker & Sitter With Vet Experience

Silver Spring, MD, 20910

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emma was wonderful! She was super caring with our two pups, one of whom recently had surgery and required daily liquid meds. She gave us frequent updates wi... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
18. Jessika

Loving and Comforting Pet Sitter

Brightwood, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Another tremendous job house sitting our large exuberant dog and two cats!! I trust Jessika implicitly to take care of our house and animals while we are away. (more)"

19. Amanda

Never met a dog I didn't like

Fort Totten-Upper Northeast, Washington, DC, 20012

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"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. Alexis

Large fenced-in yard

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

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

"We've left our dog Callie with Alexis while we went out of town several times. She really couldn't be in better hands! Highly recommended to anyone. (more)"

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