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

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

1. Libby

Happy to stay and play

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Libby was so wonderful! She was great with updating me with pictures and recaps. I really appreciated how flexible she was as well! The pups definitely had a... (more)"

2. Jenay

I love animals more than people

Deanwood, washington, DC, 20019

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Jenay did a great job! We got lots of updates throughout the weekend and our pup was very happy and content when we arrived home. She took him to the dog par... (more)"

Available this weekend
3. Charlie

Big fan of all things fluffy

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

22 repeat clients

"Charlie was wonderful. Like most dogs, Mars is an excellent judge of character. He took to her immediately. Our neighbors tell us that he went on more tha... (more)"

4. Jeanette

Reliable, Experienced Animal Lover

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Jeanette was amazing. She watched our dogs Molly and Chief with very short notice. She left our house spotless after her stay. The best part were the amazing... (more)"

5. Haley

I care for your dog like you do!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Haley was amazing! My sitter fell through at the last minute. Haley swooped in to rescue our trip. She came for a visit before we left to meet Jacques (our d... (more)"

6. Emily

The Mary Puppins of DC

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting

5 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)"

7. Elle

I haven't met a dog I haven't loved

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Elle did such a great job of watching our dog, Hank while we were out of town. She was extremely reliable, sent lots of great pictures, and went above and be... (more)"

8. Rachel

I love doggies!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

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

3 repeat clients

"Rachel was great! The dogs loved her and we felt totally comfortable with her in our home for the night. Her flexible schedule also helped us big time when m... (more)"

9. Nakya

I'm your fur babies bestfriend!

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Nakya was fantastic! From the start she was prompt in replying, easy to communicate with, and did a great job of keeping us updated during her stay as a ho... (more)"

10. Meredith

Experienced owner and lover of dogs

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Meredith did a great job house sitting for us and our 11-lbs. chihuahua, Dolly. She sent tons of pictures and left our place in great shape. We will definite... (more)"

11. Christopher

Your Dogs Are My Family!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"My house was left clean and tidy when I returned. Chris was on time and Mag seems to have enjoyed her stay with him over the holiday weekend! (more)"

12. Caraline

Friend of cats and dogs!

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Caraline was fantastic. From her super quick initial response, to meet/greet with my dog, to the house/dog sitting for 4 days, she was an A+ :) She is reliab... (more)"

13. Jessica

Reliable, responsible, dog lover

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Jessica was amazing! We booked last minute and she was incredibly responsive and flexible to be able to come over last minute for a visit before her weekend... (more)"

14. Shelagh

I'll run with your dog!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Shelagh was an excellent sitter and super responsive on a last minute request! She took great care of Riley and our place; highly recommend her and will be ... (more)"

15. Dominique

Happiness is walking a dog or two

Stadium-Armory, WASHINGTON, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I've known Dominique for about 12 years. Ever since I've known her, she has had a huge heart for dogs. She used to volunteered at the humane society over the... (more)"

16. Alina

Law Student who Loves Pups!

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20018

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

"Alina is the best! She always takes such good care of bear. He's a high maintenance dog (medical issues, lots of barking, not great with other dogs), but Ali... (more)"

17. Meredith

Bilingual Dog Sitter <3

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have cared for 2 dogs the last 10 years before moving away from home. One energetic and one super low key dog. I have the patience for both kinds... (more)

18. Jesse

Lawyer, Ballet Teacher, Dog-Lover

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

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

7 repeat clients

"Jesse was great! Communication and scheduling were a breeze. My dog seemed to have a great time and Jesse left the house spotless. We would love to have h... (more)"

19. Cory

Compassionate experienced dog lover

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Cory is an amazing dogsitter. He's attentive, punctual, and available at the drop of a hat, which is important because we often travel unexpectedly for work ... (more)"

20. Madison

I'll be your dog's temporary bff

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: My name is Madison and I'm originally from Charleston, WV! I went to the College of Charleston before moving to DC where I work as a freelance vide... (more)

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