House Sitting in Deanwood, Washington, D. C.

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1. Charlie

Big fan of all things fluffy

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

22 repeat clients

"Take it from a couple of very protective moms to our two fur-babies: Charlie is the very best. She spent four days at our house when we were away and made ou... (more)"

2. Rachel

Sit, Stay, Cuddle, Play

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"This was the first time we used Rover and we were not disappointed! Rachel was awesome keeping us up-to-date on our pup though pics and even a video while we... (more)"

3. Jenay

I love animals more than people

Deanwood, washington, DC, 20019

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Jenay did a great job! We got lots of updates throughout the weekend and our pup was very happy and content when we arrived home. She took him to the dog par... (more)"

4. Janine

I love my babies!

Catholic University-Brookland, WASH, DC, 20017

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

63 repeat clients

"Janine (Jae) is wonderful with dogs. She loves them like children! I was referred to her by one of her clients and she was wonderful with my dog! My doggy... (more)"

5. Shelley

I'll run w/ your four-legged baby!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

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

20 repeat clients

"Shelley is great. She offered regular updates and pictures while watching my dog. I returned from a trip to a very happy dog and couldn't be more pleased. Sh... (more)"

6. Mark

Your dog will "wuf" me!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

7 repeat clients

"Mark got along wonderfully with our dog and sent us several photo updates while we were on our trip. Highly recommended and would definitely book again! (more)"

7. Nakya

I'm your fur babies bestfriend!

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Nakya has quickly become our preferred Rover sitter and we couldn’t be happier. She’s quick to respond, thorough, respectful, caring, and a pleasure to work ... (more)"

8. Sarah-Anne

I'll play catch with your dog!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Sarah-Anne stayed in our home and took care of our two Cocker Spaniels for four nights. She was very easy to communicate with and gave our dogs lots of love ... (more)"

9. Shelagh

I'll run with your dog!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Shelagh was an excellent sitter and super responsive on a last minute request! She took great care of Riley and our place; highly recommend her and will be ... (more)"

10. Caraline

Friend of cats and dogs!

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Caraline was fantastic. From her super quick initial response, to meet/greet with my dog, to the house/dog sitting for 4 days, she was an A+ :) She is reliab... (more)"

11. Jesse

Lawyer, Ballet Teacher, Dog-Lover

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

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

7 repeat clients

"Jesse was very accommodating and came ahead to meet Vicky and Kylie and pick up the keys. Jesse sent several pics and text updates. The girls loved her and w... (more)"

12. Kateri

Responsible and Compassionate

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Animal lover! She adores animals of all shape, size and level of fluff. She has years of experience working with dogs ( hers and others) and she treats them ... (more)"

13. Cory

Compassionate experienced dog lover

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Cory was wonderful. He went above and beyond with my girls. Both had been a bit sick before I left and he took extra special care of them including hand ... (more)"

14. Dominique

Happiness is walking a dog or two

Stadium-Armory, WASHINGTON, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Dominique is one of the most friendly and loyal people that I've ever met. She is very easy to get along with and her concern for others is truly a gift. I h... (more)"

15. Meredith

Bilingual Dog Sitter <3

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have cared for 2 dogs the last 10 years before moving away from home. One energetic and one super low key dog. I have the patience for both kinds... (more)

16. Dayona

Will make your dog my main priorit

Deanwood, Washington, DC, 20019

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"To whom it may concern Yona is one of the hardest working people that I know she's great at remembering food instructions for dogs as well as medicine she's ... (more)"

17. Madison

I'll be your dog's temporary bff

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: My name is Madison and I'm originally from Charleston, WV! I went to the College of Charleston before moving to DC where I work as a freelance vide... (more)

18. Carolyn

Carolyn's Kingman Park Pet Stay

Stadium-Armory, Washington , DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Carolyn was responsive and prompt for our meet and greet. She provided updates and photos while I was away. My dog seemed calm and exercised upon my return... (more)"

19. Jordan

TLC for your pup while you're away!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting

"Jordan loves animals but has always had a soft spot for dogs. She grew up with two golden retrievers, and treats her friend's dogs as if they are members of ... (more)"

20. Tavia

Warm and Caring Dog Enthusiast

Anacostia, Washington, DC, 20019

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

About: I am a young nonprofit professional that LOVES animals, but currently don't have the lifestyle to sustain them, so I would LOVE to give all my care... (more)

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Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for house-sitting. 7,397 owners have reviewed sitters in Deanwood, Washington, DC, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Since 92% of pet owners live within a short drive of a sitter on Rover, it's easy to find the perfect house sitter near you. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating. Wondering how much you can expect to pay on Rover.com? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a house sitter. Exchange messages from your sitter's profile, ask to schedule a free in-person Meet & Greet, and book and pay on Rover. You'll receive adorable photo updates, premium insurance, and world-class support.

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 Deanwood 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 Deanwood, 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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