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

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

1. Nia

I'll treat your fur babes as my own

Deanwood, Washington, DC, 20019

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have known Nia for years and she has always loved dogs. She has taken care of several of the dogs my husband and I have owned. She has been very conscienti... (more)"

2. Liz

Caring & friendly - loves cats too!

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20036

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Liz is a dog and cat lover of the highest order. Having seen here with my past two cats, I can say she has a way with animals that very few people possess. A... (more)"

3. Amani

I am a fun owner/animal lover!

Anacostia, Washington, DC, 20020

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amani has a true love for animals, she has watched my big boy 70lbs and my cat while away. I am OVER the top when it comes to my fur family and Amani does gr... (more)"

4. Jeanette

Reliable, Experienced Animal Lover

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Jeanette was wonderful with my dog Ollie and my cat Cooper. I booked on short notice for a two week house sit after having a recent bad experience with someo... (more)"

5. Sarah

Flexible Cap Hill sitter available!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Sarah was a great house sitter for Jillian! Sarah made time to come by and greet Jillian before I departed for my trip. She asked the right questions to make... (more)"

6. Stina Amanda

Pet enthusiast with flexible hours

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Stina Amanda stayed two nights with our cat and was great! She is extremely easy to stay in contact with, sent pictures, and left the apartment as she found ... (more)"

7. Katherine

loving care while you're not there

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Katherine was great. Communicative, reliable, respectful of my house. Most importantly, I came home to 2 very happy pets! (more)"

8. Katherine

I make leaving your dog less RUFF

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"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)"

9. Cavaughn

Your dog is instantly my best friend!

Capitol Hill, Washington , DC, 20003

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

28 repeat clients

"Cavaughn was amazing. He was flexible with my schedule and great with my pup. She had an exciting weekend filled with long walks and play dates at the dog pa... (more)"

10. Mark

Your dog will "wuf" me!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"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)"

11. Zoe

I'd love to walk your dog

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

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

"Zoe is one of the most responsible people I know and loves animals. She is a natural animal care giver and makes sure your dog gets enough exercise and play ... (more)"

12. Cara

Your pet's next friend!

Capitol Hill, Washington , DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Cara was an AWESOME house/dog sitter for our pup, Archie. From the beginning, Cara was professional and quick to reply. Cara answered my initial request with... (more)"

13. Julia

Animal Lover and will do anything!

Capitol Hill, Washington DC, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Julia was a great dog walker with Sheks. She communicated very well via text while I was traveling and sent me photos during the walks. I'd recommend her t... (more)"

14. Megan

Patient lifelong dog lover/owner

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Megan was absolutely wonderful! She stayed at our apartment to watch our dog Penny for the night -- she arrived right on time, was great with Penny and was p... (more)"

15. Kim

Bully Babies Welcome!!!!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

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

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. Amy

Your Dog's New Pal

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amy has cared for many dogs in our family. When Amy's on the job, our dogs are well cared for AND happy. She is very responsible and genuinely loves the an... (more)"

17. Sasha

Love dogs & they love me :)

Capitol Hill, Washington , DC, 20002

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Sasha is a dear friend, and an old roommate, and I have witnessed first hand her extraordinarily loving nature towards people and dogs. Rover users, you will... (more)"

18. Rachel

Wish I had pets; let me love yours!

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I grew up in a home with pet allergies, and have LOVED becoming both a dog and a cat person as I've gotten older :) The first chance I got, I start... (more)

19. Tommy

A high energy, dog-loving guy

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Tommy was a great sitter for our moody Rhodesian Ridgeback and his feline brother Oscar. We were gone for an extended period, so we anticipated there may be... (more)"

20. Alison

Capital Hill Dogsitter

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

3 repeat clients

"Alison and her husband were excellent house sitters and dog sitters. They were totally responsible and considerate. They even washed the sheets and towels ... (more)"

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