Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Columbia Heights, Washington, D. C.

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

1. Rachel

I will spend time with your cat

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Rachel was available to make a couple of drop-in visits during the holidays when I was away and I couldn't have been more grateful! She was really great at ... (more)"

2. Leandra

The best Fur-baby sister ever

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

13 repeat clients

"Leandra was absolutely wonderful during her first visit with Louie! Booking again! (more)"

3. Glenda

Spoiled with hugs and kisses!

Petworth, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Our kitty usually gets anxious and pees everywhere while we are gone, but Glenda took great care of her. We came home to a happy kitty and a smell-free home! (more)"

4. Idit

I love dogs AND cats!

Fort Totten-Upper Northeast, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Idit was a lifesaver when we needed someone to care for our pets during an unexpected, last-minute trip. She was flexible, responsive, and very comfortable w... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
5. Nikki

Trained Animal Care Specialist

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Nikki did such a great job looking after my kitty for the long weekend. She always sends photo updates and was very communicative about her visits. She was a... (more)"

6. Raven

D1 Athlete ready to love puppies!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

13 repeat clients

"Raven has taken care of our two cats twice now for multiple days at a time, and I can tell by the photos she sends us that our two cats love her company. Rav... (more)"

7. Kelly

Fun-loving & responsible dogsitter!

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"We booked Kelly to check in on our two dogs in the mornings and evenings while they were home over the Thanksgiving weekend. She was extremely responsive and... (more)"

8. Marissa

Dog's best friend!

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Marissa is an excellent caretaker for dogs!! She dog sat for me for several years, watching my beagle and border collie, and I never had a complaint! Marissa... (more)"

9. Charlie

Big fan of all things fluffy

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

30 repeat clients

"We came home to a bossy ball of fur after a couple of days away which was a sure sign that her time with Charlie went well. Charlie has been excellent from t... (more)"

10. Melissa

The Perfect PetPal for Your Pet!!

Cleveland Park, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

16 repeat clients

"Melissa always takes such great care of our two cats! We have peace-of-mind knowing she's looking in on them when we need her too! (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
11. Jonathan

Holiday availability!!! Expert care

U Street Corridor, Washington, DC, 20009

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

6 repeat clients

"When I heard the news that Jonathan was chosen to become a dog sitter with Rover.com, I was so glad and excited not only for him, but for all the pet-lovers ... (more)"

12. Sam

Eager dog lover with snappy spirit

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Sam is fantastic! I felt completely at ease leaving PK in Sam's care and would gladly have her cat sit again! She even looked after my apartment after I ha... (more)"

13. Lauren

lots of love, cuddles and care!

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Lauren is probably the best dog sitter in this whole city. She is responsive, reliable, and most importantly she takes excellent care of my dog Tucker. I rec... (more)"

14. Derek

I'll take great care of your pup!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

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

"Derek is a SUPER caring and capable pet sitter. He took great care of Lucky and kept me posted with pictures of various activities throughout the day. We w... (more)"

15. Lauren

Professional, reliable, and fun!

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Lauren was simply incredible. Detail oriented, timely, went above what we asked her to do, and kept us up to date. We highly recommend booking her for your p... (more)"

16. Elizabeth

I like dogs more than most people

Columbia Heights, Washington DC, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Elizabeth was so flexible and responsive! I would recommend her to anyone (more)"

17. Lydia

Responsible animal lover

Ledroit Park, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Lydia was great! She sent photos after every visit and made sure Clementine was fed and had a clean litter box! (more)"

18. Fae

Dedicated large-breed rescuer

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

About: I've had a dog since the day I was born, and I grew up caring for our family's dogs from puppies through senior dogs. I love all dogs, and have a s... (more)

19. Da'Twan

Passionate, Experienced Pet Sitter

Mount Vernon Square, Washington,DC, DC, 20001

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

2 repeat clients

"Da'Twan was very flexible and responsive. I had to extend the duration of my absence and he was able to take care of my cat. I received pictures every visit ... (more)"

20. Tia

Caring, energetic dog lover.

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Tia was great! Super easy to schedule and communicate with. This was our first booking through Rover and she was very patient as I learned the ropes! (more)"

Pet parents in Columbia Heights, Washington, DC love dog sitters on Rover.com. 7,397 owners have reviewed sitters in Washington DC, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating, and 92% of pet parents live within a short drive of a dog sitter on Rover. That means Rover is the perfect place to go when you're search for loving, safe care for your best friend. Wondering how much you can expect to pay for a day on Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

As pet lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your pet when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Columbia Heights pet sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted pet sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a pet sitter in Columbia Heights, Washington, D.C. who meets your and your pet'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 pet, 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 pet sitters and dog walkers.

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