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

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

1. Rachel

I love doggies!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

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

"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)"

2. 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 great. Our dog needed to receive several medications and attention to some stitches while we were away and she was on top of it all. Our girl was g... (more)"

3. Ronald

Love to make dogs feel loved.

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20036

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Ronald was excellent! He was responsive, communicative, and prompt. He also provided incredibly detailed updates, photos, and videos throughout the house-sit... (more)"

4. Julia

Animal Lover <3

Capitol Hill, Washington DC, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Julia was outstanding with her care of our dog and apartment. She came over for a meet and greet, arriving on time and warmly greeting Basil. She sent us pic... (more)"

5. Katherine

I make leaving your dog less RUFF

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

3 repeat clients

"Katherine was great with Dolly and I would definitely recommend her to others. She bonded well with our pup, left the place neat, and was very easy to work w... (more)"

6. Carolyn

Carolyn's Kingman Park Pet Stay

Stadium-Armory, Washington , DC, 20002

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

3 repeat clients

"Carolyn was responsive and prompt for our meet and greet. She provided updates and photos while I was away. My dog seemed calm and exercised upon my return... (more)"

7. Jeanette

Reliable, Experienced Animal Lover

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"If there were a +++ in addition to 5 stars I would give Jeanette that! This is the first time she watched my animals and she spent an hour with us for the m... (more)"

8. Sarah-Anne

I'll play catch with your dog!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah-Anne stayed in our home and took care of our two Cocker Spaniels for four nights. She was very easy to communicate with and gave our dogs lots of love ... (more)"

9. Shelley

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

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

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

14 repeat clients

"Shelley is great. She offered regular updates and pictures while watching my dog. I returned from a trip to a very happy dog and couldn't be more pleased. Sh... (more)"

10. Jessica

Reliable, responsible, dog lover

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Jessica was a fantastic dog sitter for Stubby! She came over earlier in the week to meet us and Stubby, and was very cheerful and professional. It was immedi... (more)"

11. Anna

I will run with your dog.

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Thank you for taking care of Paris while I was away! Great job! (more)"

12. Chelsey

Stress free vacation

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

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

22 repeat clients

"Chelsey was wonderful! She was very responsive and took great care of Paisley while we were away...and it was nice to have someone keeping an eye on things a... (more)"

13. Alyssa

Work From Home Dog Lover

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

"I have never had a better experience with a dog sitter than with Alyssa. What stood out to me was Alyssa's work schedule, she works from home which meant she... (more)"

14. Gabriel

Sorry that my dog puns are so corgi

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

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

1 repeat client

"Gabriel was absolutely the best dog sitter I could ever imagine. He was on time, responsible, attentive to the needs of my dog, and sent us tons of photos. M... (more)"

15. Mary

Can run w dog, good w/ high energy

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Mary was great. She was very sweet with our dog, completely respectful of our home and a joy to work with. We look forward to having her again! (more)"

16. Mikaela

Animal lover!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: It's in my blood to love animals - my mom had me raising our dogs, cats, birds, and horses since I was old enough to walk. I can't have enough pets... (more)

17. Taylor

Large park by my house!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Taylor was great! Our dog, Haley, warmed right up to her and enjoyed hanging out in the yard and walks to the park. Haley even ate food for Taylor, which doe... (more)"

18. John

Problem Dogs Welcome!

Ledroit Park, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"5 stars for reliability and professionalism! John did a great job with our dog Louie. He updated us a few times throughout the weekend, left our space neat ... (more)"

19. Navya Michele

Summer Vacation Sitter

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Navya is great! Super responsible, friendly, easy to work with and great with our dog. She watched our house as well and everything was left better than we... (more)"

20. Lisa

Free to Spend Time with Your Doggy!

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Lisa took such great care of my shiba, Harley! She watched him overnight while I was out of town and kept me updated with photos of how Harley was doing. W... (more)"

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Never beg a friend to watch your dog again. With Rover, you can find your the perfect Capitol Hill house sitter in seconds. When you book house sitting on Rover, your dog will enjoy a loving, relaxing stay in their own home. If you're looking for care for pets other than dogs, you can find a pet sitter who offers care for cats, caged pets, and even horses. No matter what, you'll know that your pet is getting loving care. By removing common pet care obstacles, Rover ensures dogs nationwide are happy and well-cared for even when their human is away, and empowers dog lovers to live happy and fulfilling lives. Founded on the belief that everyone should have the opportunity to experience the unconditional love of a dog, Rover makes it easy for you to reach trusted house sitters in Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C. who can provide the care your dog needs, when they need it.

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