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

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1. Julia

Animal Lover <3

Capitol Hill, Washington DC, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Julia took excellent care of our little chihuahua and home over the MLK weekend. She sent daily photos and checked-in with us regularly during her stay. I wo... (more)"

2. Emily

The Mary Puppins of DC

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting

2 repeat clients

"We had Emily do a trial run overnight this past weekend and WOW were we impressed! My dogs loved her (a little too much as after she left they both whimpered... (more)"

3. Fiona

Fiona and Friends

Northwest Washington, Washington, DC, 20011

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

1 repeat client

"If there is one truth I have learned over the past six years, it is that there does not exist an animal that does not love Fiona, nor is there an animal that... (more)"

4. Kristin

Available 24/7 June 5-9!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

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

"Kristin spent three days/two nights taking care of both our 17 pound beast (Corgi mix) Memphis as well as our home. She is incredibly responsive, responsibl... (more)"

5. Abby

Columbia Heights Doggie Abode

Northwest Washington, Washington, DC, 20009

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

About: Hey there! I'm Abby and I have an adorable & tiny (7.5 pound!) pup named Lenox. I'm 28 and he's 6. We live in a 1-bedroom apartment in Columbia Hei... (more)

6. Josh

Teacher w/ summers off Home FT

Ledroit Park, Washington , DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I am a very active dog owner and love spending time with my two dogs. We frequently go for hikes, walks or trips to the park. I view my two dogs as... (more)

Available this weekend
7. Vanessa

Safety First & Mandatory Fun!

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Vanessa is a kind, patient and compassionate pet owner, sitter and at times has been an amazing pet foster parent. She has minded my very easily stressed ... (more)"

8. Caitlin

Experienced and caring dog person!

Logan Circle, Washington , DC, 20009

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Let me start by saying that I am a majorly overprotective dog mom. I know Caitlin very well and can honestly say that she is a trustworthy and responsible pe... (more)"

9. Mark

Your dog will "wuf" me!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

4 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)"

10. Gina

Vet Clinic Manager & Pit Lover

Petworth, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Gina watched our two dogs while we went out of town for 9 days. The care she provided them was fantastic. She asked many questions and jotted down notes dur... (more)"

11. 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)"

12. Kim

Bully Babies Welcome!!!!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

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

3 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)

13. Michele

Howdy! Can't wait to meet the pets!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Michele was amazing. So caring and definitely made our pup Penny feel loved while we were away. She sent us photos and updates on a daily basis and was super... (more)"

14. Elspeth

PhD student's portable Pup Hotel!

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

11 repeat clients

"Looking for a plain old dog-sitter? Keep looking. Looking for your dog's new best friend? Congrats - you've found her! Elspeth is PHENOMENAL with dogs! I hav... (more)"

Available this weekend
15. Chenika

Fun & Passionate Sitter!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Chenika was fantastic. JJ instantly took to her and I was at one at ease that he would be in great hands. Chenika was sweet, kind, responsive, and just wonde... (more)"

16. Danielle

Danielle the Dog Lover

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"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)"

17. Delaney

super outgoing and friendly to all

Logan Circle, washington , DC, 20009

House Sitting, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Delaney was an excellent caretaker of my dog and my home while I was away for ten days. She went the extra mile in ever sense to ensure the pooch was well ca... (more)"

18. Kaycee

New DC Gal who misses her TN dogs!

Adams Morgan, D.C. , DC, 20009

House Sitting

3 repeat clients

"Once again Kaycee was dependable, took great care of my dog Kallie, and left my condo nicer than when I departed. Any owner and pet would be lucky to have her. (more)"

Available this weekend
19. Bailey

Everyday is a Dog Day

Ledroit Park, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Baily was great with our doggie. She was reliable, responsive, and we felt he was very well taken care of. We would not hesitate to hire her again. (more)"

20. Emily

CoHi dog-sitting pro!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Emily was fantastic! She took excellent care of our dogs and was a super respectful house guest while she stayed in our home to watch them. she sent pictures... (more)"

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