Doggy Day Care in Columbia Heights, Washington, D. C.

Drop off your dog at your sitter's home in the morning, and pick them up in the evening.

1. Kenneth

Kenny's Kanine Kare!!

Kalorama, Washington, DC, 20008

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

10 repeat clients

"I am visiting from out of the area and Kenneth agreed to watch Doogie on somewhat short notice. I am more than pleased with the attention that he gave my boy... (more)"

2. Karine

A stay at home mom dog sitter

Takoma Park, Silver Spring, MD, 20910

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Karine was terrific! Lucy took to her right away and showed none of the anxiety she sometimes has when we leave her with someone new. We saw pictures of Lucy... (more)"

3. Annie

Experienced & works from home

The Palisades, Washington, DC, 20007

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: Hey there! My name is Annie and I'm a senior at George Washington university! I'm working on my senior thesis so I'm home most of the time and love... (more)

4. Laura Mariko

Go for a Walk, Run or even a Hike

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

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

"I recommend Laura enthusiastically and without hesitation as a pet sitter. On several occasions she cared for my two cats for periods of up to a week while... (more)"

5. Frank

Safe Eastern Market Vacation Spot

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

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

7 repeat clients

"Frank took excellent care of my German shorthair pointer, Brooklyn, for the day. Frank was exceptionally thorough in getting to know Brooklyn's quirks and ho... (more)"

6. Sarah S & Will

Home full-time - we love dogs!

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Will has cared for our rescue lab mix as needed for the past nine years, including a 1.5 YEAR stint where we were on an assignment that didn’t allow pets. Th... (more)"

7. Sara

Human seeks canine running pal

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

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

5 repeat clients

"I used to live with Sara for years. She's is very caring and responsible. When we had friends visiting with their dogs and she was usually the first one to g... (more)"

8. Sam

Fenced yard, home always, will run!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

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

3 repeat clients

"The Sams are seriously the best! Setting up a meet and greet with them and their dog (Waffles) was super easy and they took great care of my dog, Sadie, whil... (more)"

9. Jeffrey

Go on walks with Quinn and Jeff!

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20037

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

5 repeat clients

"Jeffrey was awesome with my little pup Zoey! And his pup Quinn is as sweeet as can be. They went on a bunch of walks and even the dog park! Jeff was flexible... (more)"

10. Michelle

Petworth Puppy A-PAW-TMENT Party

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

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

3 repeat clients

"Michelle was so great to my brand new pup while I was at work! It was so hard to leave him, but Michelle kept me updated on his activities and the cutest pic... (more)"

11. Lee

My dog and I love company!

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

15 repeat clients

"Rowdy had a great time with Lee! It takes him a while to warm up to people, but after a couple visits he wouldn't want to leave! Would definitely use Lee a... (more)"

12. Patricia

Mount Pleasant Pet Boarding

Northwest Washington, Washington, DC, 20010

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

26 repeat clients

"Patricia was great! Sent me pictures and took Aspen out to lunch with her and her family. Aspen came home so tired after such a fun day of playing with Patri... (more)"

13. Janine

I love my babies!

Catholic University-Brookland, WASH, DC, 20017

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

67 repeat clients

"Convenient puppy drop off and pick up, and photos of our pup playing with other dogs throughout the day. We forgot a food bowl this time, which Janine offere... (more)"

14. Supon

Happy Home = Happy Dogs

Kalorama, Washington, DC, 20008

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

42 repeat clients

"This was my first time using Rover, and I feel I hit the jackpot with Supon, I wish I could clone him and have him as Odin's sitter in NJ where I live becaus... (more)"

15. Jennifer

Home full time near parks!

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

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

7 repeat clients

"Jennifer was friendly, communicative, and such a pleasure to interact with! It was easy leaving Poe with her, as he was clearly in good hands--and he loved h... (more)"

16. Lizzy

Home Full Time Active Dog Lover

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20001

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

1 repeat client

"Miles had a great day with Lizzy! (more)"

17. Ira

I am a single male pet lover

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

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

2 repeat clients

"Ira is great with dogs. He's warm, friendly and knows how to gently discipline when needed. I'm always sure that my dog is in good hands when she's with Ira.... (more)"

18. Sadie

Work From Home Dog Lover in Shaw

Northwest Washington, Washington, DC, 20001

Doggy Day Care

2 repeat clients

"Sadie was a wonderful host, and our dog Chase loved her! She responded to our request within minutes, sent adorable photo and video updates throughout the d... (more)"

19. Jonathan

Individual Attention, Expert Care

U Street Corridor, Washington, DC, 20009

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

"Jonathan is a regular Dr. Doolittle! A calming, gentle dude that wouldn't hurt a fly. He's a great pet sitter to have on board. Word. (more)"

20. Ariel

Pup-loving writer in Logan Circle

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

3 repeat clients

"Ariel is AMAZING! I requested to book the day of (for evening care while I went to a last-minute concert) and she was super responsive. She was communicative... (more)"

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When it comes to doggy day care, dog owners in Columbia Heights, Washington, DC love Rover.com. Over 7,397 owners have reviewed sitters in Washington DC, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. The cost of doggy day care in Columbia Heights may surprise you - in a good way. That's because there's a day care sitter on Rover for nearly every price range and lifestyle. Curious about how much it you can expect to pay for doggy day care on Rover? Check out our average doggy day care rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

No more begging your friends to take care of your dog when you have a day full of meetings. With Rover, you can book dog day care as often as you need it. Drop off your dog on your way to the office, then pick them up 8 hours later when you're heading home. It's that easy. You can book dog day care (or puppy day care) any day of the week, whether it's a one-time thing, all week, or an every-Tuesday arrangement. And just like overnight pet sitting booked through Rover, you get free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and cute photo updates sometime during the day. It's the easiest way to find a trustworthy sitter for your dog, someone who'll treat them like family while you're at work. Find your dog's perfect sitter, book, and relax. Your dog is in good hands.

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