House Sitting in Brightwood, Washington, D. C.

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1. Elle

Weekend belly rubs and long runs

Petworth, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Elle is a dog whisperer! Elle grew up loving her family dogs, and her face always lights up when a cute puppy is near. She took care of our dog Lola and our ... (more)"

2. Emily

The Mary Puppins of DC

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting

2 repeat clients

"We had Emily do a trial run overnight this past weekend and WOW were we impressed! My dogs loved her (a little too much as after she left they both whimpered... (more)"

3. Samantha

PAWS... And look at my page!

Silver Spring, MD, 20910

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Although dog-walking can be considered a casual part-time job, Samantha always carried a professional attitude and took the responsibility of caring for my d... (more)"

4. Rory

Dog lover. Have had 3 boxers

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rory is an awesome caregiver. Not only is she a big animal lover she also exudes a quiet confidence and authority that dogs tend to respond to. What I also ... (more)"

5. Fiona

Fiona and Friends

Northwest Washington, Washington, DC, 20011

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

"If there is one truth I have learned over the past six years, it is that there does not exist an animal that does not love Fiona, nor is there an animal that... (more)"

6. Josh

Teacher w/ summers off Home FT

Ledroit Park, Washington , DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I am a very active dog owner and love spending time with my two dogs. We frequently go for hikes, walks or trips to the park. I view my two dogs as... (more)

7. Amy

Want a Vet to watch your pet??

Chevy Chase, MD, 20815

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Amy is a dogs best friend! Our shih tzu, who is very discriminating loves her! She loves dogs and absolutely knows what to do to keep them happy! Frankly I ... (more)"

8. Caitlin

Experienced and caring dog person!

Logan Circle, Washington , DC, 20009

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Let me start by saying that I am a majorly overprotective dog mom. I know Caitlin very well and can honestly say that she is a trustworthy and responsible pe... (more)"

9. Oliver

Ready to help!

Bethesda, MD, 20814

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Oliver has done it again! Always supportive reliable and ready to take care of my sweet pups! I could not ask for a better dog sitter!!! :D (more)"

10. Gina

Vet Clinic Manager & Pit Lover

Petworth, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Gina watched our two dogs while we went out of town for 9 days. The care she provided them was fantastic. She asked many questions and jotted down notes dur... (more)"

11. Mark

Your dog will "wuf" me!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

4 repeat clients

"Mark stayed with our pup Easton in our home for Thanksgiving. It was the longest that we have been away from her since we got her earlier this year. He pro... (more)"

12. Katherine

Lifelong Pal to All Animals!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"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)"

13. Lilly

Friendly, reliable, loves animals!

Takoma Park, MD, 20912

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Lilly was phenomenal with both of our pups! She sent pictures of both throughout the evening and left a note with a recap for us! She was extremely flexible ... (more)"

14. Elspeth

PhD student's portable Pup Hotel!

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

11 repeat clients

"Looking for a plain old dog-sitter? Keep looking. Looking for your dog's new best friend? Congrats - you've found her! Elspeth is PHENOMENAL with dogs! I hav... (more)"

15. Kim

Bully Babies Welcome!!!!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

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

3 repeat clients

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)

16. Chenika

Fun & Passionate Sitter!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Chenika was fantastic. JJ instantly took to her and I was at one at ease that he would be in great hands. Chenika was sweet, kind, responsive, and just wonde... (more)"

17. Mary-Kathryn

Fun and loving weekend dog sitter!!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Mary-Kathryn was great! The dogs were very happy and she sent daily texts and photos to keep us apprised of their daily routine. We also came home to a tidy ... (more)"

18. Idit

I love dogs AND cats!

Fort Totten-Upper Northeast, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Idit was WONDERFUL! She took such loving care of our crew of three dogs (!!), sent us great photos, let us know about things happening at the house... we co... (more)"

19. Emily

CoHi dog-sitting pro!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Emily was amazing! I've only ever left my dog with family before my most recent business trip and this time I couldn't so I went on Rover and found Emily. Sh... (more)"

20. Kelley

Animal Lover and Experienced Sitter

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kelley has been great with my Boston Terrier, Simone. She is my go to when I have to go out of town for work, which is quite often. Simone requires a of exer... (more)"

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