House Sitting in Capitol Hill, Washington, D. C.

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

1. Bailey

Active Dog Lover

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We were happy to have Bailey watch our pets while we were out of town. He communicated with us the whole time and sent us pictures and updates. He was kind, ... (more)"

2. Kara

Will do it all from cuddles to runs

Downtown, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Wonderful!! Would highly recommend. (more)"

3. Sigma

Let me take your dog to the park!

Downtown, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"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)"

4. Jordan

Love taking care of dogs

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jordan was great with Jack. Provided updates and made sure all his needs were met during the stay. Came home to a happy dog. Highly recommend Jordan. (more)"

5. Anna

I'm a dog whisperer

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Anna was a great dog sitter for us! Both our Lab and Golden Retriever get so excited to see her. It's obvious that Anna enjoys playing with the pups and we a... (more)"

6. Monica

It's all about the L♡VE! #furbabies

Arlington, VA, 22202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

16 repeat clients

"Monica Rocks! So great to know how well your pups are being taken care of while your out of town! (more)"

7. Char

I'll be there rain or shine!

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Char was fantastic. I was abroad in China with limited access to gmail and rover and she made it a point to contact me via WeChat (Chinese WhatsApp) just to ... (more)"

8. Kate

I'll Spoil Your Dog With Attention!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kate worked wonderfully with my dog, Alice. As a 13 year old dog, Alice is a bit of nervous nelly and easily agitated. However, Alice loved Kate's gentle dem... (more)"

9. Amanda

I Love Fetch, Walks and Cuddles

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Amanda has taken excellent care of our dog Kisco, a medium-sized pit mix! She's attentive and has kept a safe environment for our dog who tends to "get into"... (more)"

10. Jeanette

Reliable, Experienced Animal Lover

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

13 repeat clients

"We had a wonderful experience with Jeanette. Our dog is shy and nervous and Jeanette was extremely caring, patient and gentle with him. After only two days t... (more)"

11. Benise

Home away from home <3

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

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

2 repeat clients

"When you meet Benise, you find that she is a person that you want to spend more time with and get to know. She’s outgoing, dedicated, responsible and kind-sp... (more)"

12. Meredith & Nicholas

Experienced, reliable, & flexible!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

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

18 repeat clients

"Meredith was incredible!!! She kept us updated with pictures, videos, and texts each day, and even accommodated the stray cat that our family loves and takes... (more)"

13. Elizabeth

Affectionate and loving sitter!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

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

4 repeat clients

"Elizabeth did a wonderful job watching my dog while I was out of town! (more)"

14. Katie

Dog Lover ready to spoil your dog!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

4 repeat clients

"Katie was great to work with, and she took amazing care of our three dogs. She came over and visited before hand, making sure she knew the house and the dogs... (more)"

15. Shelley

I'll run w/ your four-legged baby!

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

30 repeat clients

"Shelley was wonderful. She took incredible care of my pup and made sure that he was loved and taken care of during the Bar exam, one of the most stressful th... (more)"

16. Leandra

The best Fur-baby sister ever

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

"Leandra looked after my cat Ham while I was away for a week. I was worried because Ham has a history of a medical condition caused by stress that is an emerg... (more)"

17. Jessica

Belly-rub extraordinaire

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Jessica was the perfect host for Callie! She was very responsive, considerate, and shared lots of pictures of our girl. We would highly recommend Jessica to ... (more)"

18. Emily

Experienced, caring dog sitter

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Emily was fantastic! Really appreciate her time andmore importantly her care and attention. Definitely will call on Emily for great service again. (more)"

19. Kateri

Responsible and Compassionate

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Kateri did a great job house sitting for us and taking care of our dog and cat. She's very responsive and I felt comfortable going away for 7 days knowing th... (more)"

20. Kelli

Weekend dog sitter

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting

9 repeat clients

"I can't say enough about how wonderful Kelli is with dogs. She has taken care of my big, energetic, overly-loving lab puppy multiple times and has done a gre... (more)"

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