House Sitting in Brightwood, Washington, D. C.

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

1. Kaylene

Doctorate Student who LOVES dogs!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington DC, DC, 20064

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Kaylene did an awesome job watching my two pups. She stayed in my home when I was out of town and sent me cute pictures of my dogs throughout the day. She wa... (more)"

2. Michelle

Reading, Rugby, and A'Ruffmatic!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Michelle was terrific with Gus while I was out of the country. I felt that he was great hands and I felt aware of how he was doing through Michelle's prompt ... (more)"

3. Stina Amanda

Pet enthusiast with flexible hours

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Amanda did an excellent job caring for Winston while we were away. She thoughtfully reviewed the instructions we left and asked detailed questions about medi... (more)"

4. Anna

Sweet, southern, caring

Petworth, Washington DC , DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Having known Anna for a number of years, I can personally attest to the love and care she provides for not only her pets, but animals in general. The number ... (more)"

5. Kristen

I am a dog-lover 100%. Dogs=Angels.

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

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

"Kristen watched our 7 year old Lhasa poo over the Christmas holiday. I think our dog had his best holiday ever! Kristen sent us pictures daily and kept us ... (more)"

6. Mark

Your dog will "wuf" me!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Mark got along wonderfully with our dog and sent us several photo updates while we were on our trip. Highly recommended and would definitely book again! (more)"

7. Lilly

Friendly, reliable, loves animals!

Takoma Park, MD, 20912

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Simply put, Lilly was the perfect dog sitter. It's a great feeling to come home from a trip and to find your dog happy and stress-free. I honestly can't reco... (more)"

8. Marsha

Our home is your dog's home

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

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

"Marsha often takes care of my 7 year old Maltese Yorkie named Murphy. And I couldn't ask for a more loving, fun and responsible person to watch Murphy while ... (more)"

9. Emily

Let me hang out with your dog

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting

"Emily could not have been a better dog sitter for us. She watched our three dogs, one of whom is a puppy and is still a little wild. She was able to handle... (more)"

10. Erin

Lover of ALL dogs

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20064

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"We could not have asked for a better stay with our dogs! Erin is so kind, compassionate, responsible, and TRULY will love your animals the way you do. She ma... (more)"

11. Agon

Student at GW university

Petworth, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Agon was great with Jolene and Rumble. They took to him the first time they met him, and everything went smoothly while we were away for a week. Agon sent ... (more)"

12. Lindsay

Dog lover!!

U Street Corridor, WASHINGTON, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Lindsay is such a gemstone! She took such good care of Bristow. I came home from my trip and my doggie was happy, rested, and calm, and my apartment was sp... (more)"

13. Kim

Bully Babies Welcome!!!!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

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

1 repeat client

About: We love our bully fur babies! Set up a stay at our home and your baby will never be lonely. My 10 y.o. and 3 y.o. Bullies would love to meet some... (more)

Available this weekend
14. Katherine

loving care while you're not there

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Katherine was great. She was on time, knowledgeable, incredibly communicative and took great care of my quirky dog. I'll definitely be asking her to sit again! (more)"

15. David

Seeking 1 New regular client!

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"This was David's second time staying with Desi and Hollie. He is fantastic with them. David has a calm demeanor which suits our dogs well and they were ver... (more)"

16. Holly

Active, Outgoing, & Animal Lover

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting

"Holly was great, she was very responsive/communicative with me throughout the process of meeting her and having her watch my dog. She was right on time for... (more)"

17. Luiza

Puppy lover, works from home!

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

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

3 repeat clients

"Luiza watched my dog when I was out of town for the holidays! She did a combination of watching my dog in my home and then bringing her over to her own home... (more)"

18. Caitlin

Excited to make new fuzzy friends!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Caitlin took care of my cat while I was on vacation, and sent me picture updates every day. Even though Catniss is very shy Caitlin was able to coax her ... (more)"

19. Laurie

Animals give us what we give them♥

Silver Spring , MD, 20910

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Laurie has a soft and gentle way about her that animals respond to. My three chihuahuas absolutely loved her from they moment they met her. She took except... (more)"

20. Whitney

Dog Friendly Office

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

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

5 repeat clients

"Whitney took great care of Sobe and was very flexible in working from my home so she could give her a mid day walk. Let my house very clean too! (more)"

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