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

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

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1. Jamie Verified Enhanced Background Check

Can't wait to meet you & your pets!

Petworth, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jamie was incredibly professional and accommodating. Her informative updates throughout the house sitting made us feel at ease. Our dog was very happy and co... (more)"

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2. Jill Verified Enhanced Background Check

I will love your pet like no Otter

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jill is just simply the absolute BEST cannot recommend her more (more)"

3. Martin Verified Enhanced Background Check

Full time animal lover

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Martin is AMAZING!!! He sent me photos of Atticus throughout my time away and gave lots of great updates! He also was so sweet to come do a meet & greet ahea... (more)"

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4. Novie Verified Enhanced Background Check

Will love, snuggle & play with dog.

U Street Corridor, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Novie was fantastic! She took care of our pooch like he was her own. She sent plenty of updates and photos too. We hope she’s available the next time we need... (more)"

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5. Zeena Verified Enhanced Background Check

Overnight/Weekend Petsitting

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

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

"Simply the BEST!!! I live alone with my cat and was very worried about going on vacation for 2 weeks. Zeena totally put me at ease. My cat fell in love with ... (more)"

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6. Bernadette Verified Enhanced Background Check

Dog & cat lover in Columbia Heights

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Bernadette took great care of our pup while we were out of town. They cuddled, played, and all was well when we arrived home. She left us a thoughtful note s... (more)"

7. Allison Verified Enhanced Background Check

Pet BFF for walks and petsitting!

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

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

"Allison is extremely responsible and one of the most dog-loving people I know. She'll provide a wonderful, loving experience for your pet and will be prompt ... (more)"

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8. Pascaline Verified Enhanced Background Check

Loving your dog like my own

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

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

"Pascaline is great! She is a true dog lover, and I easily entrust her to take care of my precious Roberta for days at a time. She not only provides tons of ... (more)"

9. Taylor Verified Enhanced Background Check

Lover of all animals!

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Taylor was great with my 10 week old Havanese. We hadn't had an opportunity to meet before she came to puppy sit, but she followed the instructions to a T an... (more)"

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10. Emma Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Aspiring dog mama

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Emma took great care of our dog, Alannah while we were out of town. She was communicative and great with Alannah's medications. We're looking forward to book... (more)"

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11. Teal Verified Enhanced Background Check

I love pets of all sizes and kinds!

Petworth, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Teal arrived right on time, and throughout her stay, she sent us photos of our dog, who was clearly having a great time with her new friend. I can't recomme... (more)"

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12. Isabella Verified Enhanced Background Check

Small town big city livin

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

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

"Isabella is great! My senior dog charlie loved her. She is very easy to work with, nice, super communicative and reliable. Would definitely love to have her ... (more)"

13. Emily Verified Enhanced Background Check

I love long walks on...14th or 16th

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I grew up in a loving dog and cat home on a farm in Kansas, but moved to DC a few years ago without pets in tow. Now, I'm regularly in DC with a Mo... (more)

14. Patricia Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Mount Pleasant Pet Boarding

Northwest Washington, Washington, DC, 20010

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

"Patricia loves dogs and has a great time with my dog when she comes to visit. She walks my dog when I am away and bring him treats. She is very responsible, ... (more)"

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15. Elizabeth Verified Enhanced Background Check

Cat lover & dog BFF (sitter/walker)

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Elizabeth was great! Our puppy Fuller loved her right away and was very comfortable with her. She was really responsive and reliable. We would definitely ... (more)"

16. Kristen Verified Enhanced Background Check

Dog-lover seeking pups to care for!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kristen was wonderful! She was super responsive and sent lots of photos over the four days with our two dogs in our home. She gave our 8 month old puppy and ... (more)"

17. Allison Verified Enhanced Background Check

I enjoy long walks in the city

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Allison was great. Our pup loved her. (more)"

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18. River Verified Background Check

Dog lover w/ 10 yrs of experience!

Columbia Heights, Washington D.C., DC, 20009

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

"Great house and dog sitter! (more)"

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19. Andrea Verified Enhanced Background Check

Your pets home away from home!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20009

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

"Andrea was great with our two energetic pups! She sent a bunch of photos (which we always love and appreciate) and she even went above and beyond to take car... (more)"

20. Casey Verified Background Check

Pawty Time

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20009

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

"Casey is a great sitter! She kept me updated throughout the stay and sent pictures so I knew my pup was in safe hands. After coming home to a happy and healt... (more)"

In Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, dog lovers trust Rover.com for their house sitting needs. Over 7,397 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in Washington DC, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5 stars. Booking house sitting in Columbia Heights can be incredibly affordable, no matter what price range you're looking for. Curious about what it might cost to book house sitting in Washington on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before reaching out and beginning a conversation with a sitter.

As dog lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your dog when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Columbia Heights house sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted dog sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a house sitter in Columbia Heights, Washington, DC who meets your and your dog's needs. We manually review and approve every profile on our site, and we offer tools to help you make the right decision for your dog, including background checks, sitter testimonials, community reviews. We also offer educational opportunities and extra safety tools, such as the Protection Package. And we always recommend an in-person Meet & Greet so you can see that your sitter is the perfect fit for your dog. Rover is proud to be the nation's largest network of dog lovers pet sitters and dog walkers.

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