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

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

1. Kaylene

Doctorate Student who LOVES dogs!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington DC, DC, 20064

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

13 repeat clients

"Kaylene did an awesome job watching my two pups. She stayed in my home when I was out of town and sent me cute pictures of my dogs throughout the day. She wa... (more)"

2. Tina

Calm energy, flexible & responsive

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington , DC, 20009

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

"Tina has taken care of my animals on multiple occasions. She is very affectionate and loving toward my pets. She is very friendly and has a bright personalit... (more)"

3. Morgan

Responsible Animal Lover

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I absolutely love dogs, but can't have one at the moment, so I love to take care of others' dogs when I can! When I was young, I used to accompa... (more)

4. Jill

Dog lover for hire!

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"I recently adopted a 3 year old rescue (Millie) who had a rough start to life so she requires a dog sitter who is extra patient and gentle. Jill actually was... (more)"

5. Brittany

dog loving D.C graduate student

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brittany is excellent and very responsible! She has walked Bruno for the last year and he just loves her! We are very lucky to have someone who loves Bruno, ... (more)"

6. Ashley

Dog & travel lover

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

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

About: I've had a family dog for as long as I can remember and we have had 3 generations of Rottweilers from the same bloodline. I've even been around whe... (more)

7. Laurie

I'm a responsible doggo-lover!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Laurie often takes care of my dog, Murphy, when I'm out of town. Murphy has anxiety when his humans leave and I know he's in good hands with Laurie. She does... (more)"

8. Anna

Puppies will always make me squeal

Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

33 repeat clients

"Anna was such a wonderful sitter for our dog Finn! She treated our pup like he was her own pup. We can't wait for Anna to sit for Finn again. It is such a re... (more)"

9. Danielle

Danielle the Dog Lover

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Danielle has taken care of my dog twice, and both times she's done a fantastic job. She is very considerate and really loves caring for animals. She also kee... (more)"

10. Sarah

Let me take care of your dog!!!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Sarah did a great job caring for our dog and our house while we were away. She let us know how our pup was doing with texts and pictures, and handled unexpec... (more)"

11. Emily

Let me hang out with your dog!

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting

"Emily could not have been a better dog sitter for us. She watched our three dogs, one of whom is a puppy and is still a little wild. She was able to handle... (more)"

12. Mark

Your dog will "wuf" me!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Mark was fantastic. We went out of town last minute and he was able to stay at our house and watch our dogs. He kept them with their food and bathroom schedu... (more)"

13. Julia

Animal Lover and will do anything!

Capitol Hill, Washington DC, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 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)"

14. Caty

Your dog's best bud for the weekend

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20036

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"During our weekend visit to D.C. we employed Caty to care for our precious Yorkie. Caty is not only a fantastic pet sitter-she is a delightful person as well... (more)"

15. Stina Amanda

Pet enthusiast with flexible hours

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Stina did a terrific job caring for our adult beagle, Sherlock. She sent us updates every day to keep our minds at ease, and he looked great when we got back... (more)"

16. Erin

Lover of ALL dogs

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20064

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Erin was awesome-- she treated all our animals wonderfully, and they definitely missed her when we got home. She was polite, clean, friendly and overall a gr... (more)"

17. Alex

Caring and energetic animal lover!

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"We love Alex. I try to book her in advance so she is available. She is a great person. She is someone we would hang out with personally, and she takes gre... (more)"

18. Mika

Dog lover seeks furry companions

Ledroit Park, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting

"Mika was great! She was wonderful at communicating, sending pictures and making me feel at ease as I traveled. I will hopefully book her again soon! (more)"

19. Amanda

Reliable and dependable dogcare!

U Street Corridor, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Amanda is great! She was very attentive with my 2 siberian huskies and went out of her way to take extra special care of them. I could tell they were happy ... (more)"

20. Kim

Bully Babies Welcome!!!!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

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

2 repeat clients

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)

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