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

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

1. Libby

Happy to stay and play

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 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)"

Available this weekend
2. Charlie

Big fan of all things fluffy

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

22 repeat clients

"Charlie was great! We got home to happy pups who seemed to have completely loved their week away from us. Just as wonderful, the house was possibly cleaner t... (more)"

3. Chenika

Fun & Passionate Sitter!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

4 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)"

4. Emily

The Mary Puppins of DC

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"Emily stayed at our home and took care of our 11 month old puppy and sweet cat and we had such a wonderful experience with her! She was very attentive to our... (more)"

5. Elle

I haven't met a dog I haven't loved

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Great caregiver. Elle took many pictures and kept me updated throughout the stay. She obviously took joy in caring for my pups. Would definitely recommend... (more)"

6. Stephanie

Live, Love, Dogs

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Stephanie is a young professional, with a genuine understanding and sensitivity toward our dogs. I have always been comfortable knowing that Stephanie will ... (more)"

7. Shay

Love Them Like My Own

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Shay was easy to communicate with, was happy to come over for a meet and greet before booking, and took great care of our separation-anxiety prone pup. We c... (more)"

8. Lauren

Professional, reliable, and fun!

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Lauren was fantastic -- highly recommended! She was so great with our dogs and cats, we're pretty sure they were disappointed when we came home from vacation... (more)"

9. Lydia

Available Labor Day Weekend!

Ledroit Park, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Our dog is very active, large and attention-hungry, so we needed someone who could handle her while we were on vacation. Lydia exceeded expectations when hou... (more)"

10. Janine

I love my babies!

Catholic University-Brookland, WASH, DC, 20017

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

63 repeat clients

"She's great with dogs ! She takes care of them like they were her own children , not that she has any . She walks them everyday atleast twice a day if not mo... (more)"

11. Ciana

All dogs are good dogs

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Ciana took great care of Lego and my house while I was away. She kept me up to date, was easy to communicate with and was wonderful in every way! We would to... (more)"

12. Katherine

Lifelong Pal to All Animals!

Mount Pleasant, WASHINGTON, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Katherine was wonderful! We know our pets (cat and dog) were well taken care of and had a great time with her because they didn't seem anxious when we got ho... (more)"

13. Sanjyot

Interim pack leader ready to care!

U Street Corridor, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

18 repeat clients

"Sanjyot was excellent with my dog Tiny. She was incredibly responsive and dealt with my sometimes neurotic checking in, and she sent me a bunch of pictures ... (more)"

14. Mark

Your dog will "wuf" me!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

7 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)"

Available this weekend
15. Sam

Eager dog lover with snappy spirit

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Sam was very great with our l'il guy. She gave us updates during our trip with pictures included; very much appreciated. She was also able to get him to loos... (more)"

16. Megan

Megan R's Dog Boarding

Northwest Washington, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Megan was awesome - super flexible and easy to schedule with, clearly loves dogs and took great care of my older french bulldog with some special needs. Will... (more)"

17. Sarah

Let me take care of your dog!!!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Sarah was great as always! She is very neat and the house looked exactly as we left it. Our pup was happy to see Sarah and obviously likes her company. I hig... (more)"

18. Katherine

Dog-lover, will love yours!

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Katherine was great! She was extremely flexible and communicative during her stay with Bogey. She also sent lots of pictures and took him on a trip to the pa... (more)"

19. Alice

Love long walks and playing catch!

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Alice was wonderful with Minnie and Ernie! She was very respectful of our house and the dogs loved spending time with her. I would absolutely use Alice aga... (more)"

20. Laura

Here For The Dog Days Of Summer

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I had Laura do an overtime stay to take care of my bulldog Hank. He is a stubborn boy, but as soon as he met Laura I could tell they would get along. She was... (more)"

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