House Sitting in Columbia Heights, Washington, D. C.

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

1. Julia

Animal Lover <3

Capitol Hill, Washington DC, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Julia just stayed with our dog for the third time and we are pleased as ever. Our dog loves Julia, she sends regular photos, and we come back to a spotless h... (more)"

2. Taylor

Reliable work-at-home dog lover

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

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

"Taylor has always had dogs in his life. Growing up, he had two large dogs (litter mates) and would walk them every day after school. The two dogs and Taylor ... (more)"

3. Ronald

Love to make dogs feel loved.

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20036

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Ronald watched my cat for two nights and did a fantastic job. He was very communicative, sent plenty of updates, and left the house in great condition. I'd h... (more)"

4. Rachel

Avid belly rubber and dog charmer

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

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

"Rachel has cared for my energetic mutt, Vindaloo, numerous times, and each time I come back to a tired, happy dog. She is a conscientious pet sitter, always ... (more)"

Available this weekend
5. SC

Big, Energetic & Aging Pups Welcome

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"SC dogsat for us last week and she was great. She did a very good job taking care of our golden; she followed our instructions well, gave him his meds, and t... (more)"

6. Jessica

Reliable, responsible, dog lover

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Thank you Jessica for taking excellent care of my puppy. Jessica was punctual and allowed me to have a great day away from home. I returned to a happy and ... (more)"

7. Swati

Your dog's new best friend!

U Street Corridor, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Swati has taken care of my cantankerous, geriatric, high-need cat on dozens of occasions! She is extremely responsible and always sends me updates on how the... (more)"

8. David

Former Dog Trainer

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20036

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I grew up with pets - my parents were given a puppy soon after I was born. As a kid, we had dogs, birds, lizards, rabbits, and fish. As an adult,... (more)

9. Ariel

Dog-obsessed world traveler

Cleveland Park, Washington, DC, 20008

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Ariel was amazing! Our rescue dog is still learning how to interact with new people, but Ariel was patient and they seemed to bond quickly. She was wonderful... (more)"

10. Libby

Happy to stay and play

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 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)"

11. Chenika

Fun & Passionate Sitter!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

3 repeat clients

"Chenika was great! My dog has separation anxiety so I booked her to sit with her while I took a day trip for an event. My dog took to her immediately. When I... (more)"

12. Dominique

I'll care for your pup like you do!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"We actually had a natural disaster at our house while Dominique Covelli sitting for us, a tree was struck by lightning and fell on the house wrecking the car... (more)"

13. Bailey

Everyday is a Dog Day

Ledroit Park, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I was out of town for five days and had Bailey watch my dog, Luke. Bailey kept me constantly updated and sent me multiple pictures of Luke. I came home to a ... (more)"

14. Mark

Your dog will "wuf" me!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

5 repeat clients

"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)"

15. Tess

Bloomingdale sitter & walker

Ledroit Park, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Dependable, punctual, and considerate. Not a weirdo or a snoop. Just want to hang with your animal-fam! My baby fever is manifesting as an urge to ... (more)

16. Sayoh

Available full-time and friendly!

Ledroit Park, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sayoh has been walking and dog sitting for me now for close to a year. She is amazing and Mr. Bobbby my little pug mixed loves her. She is careful and gent... (more)"

17. Natalie

Reliable, Loving, Flexible Schedule

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Natalie is so thoughtful and energetic when it comes to pet (and child!) care. She is extremely consistent in her enthusiasm with animals and has a natural a... (more)"

18. Delaney

super outgoing and friendly to all

Logan Circle, washington , DC, 20009

House Sitting, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Delaney was awesome. Maggie loved her and when I got back from my trip, my place looked exactly as I left it. Delaney sent a daily picture update and there w... (more)"

19. Nina

Full-time dog lover / law student

U Street Corridor, Washington, DC, 20009

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

"Nina is responsible and extremely trustworthy. She has cared for many dogs and puppies in foster care, as well as in petsitting settings. She has taken care ... (more)"

20. Katherine

Lifelong Pal to All Animals!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Katherine was amazing - our dog was so relaxed and happy when we got home that I knew she spoiled her with lots of attention and gave her lots of exercise. W... (more)"

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