House Sitting in Deanwood, 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

6 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. Mark

Your dog will "wuf" me!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 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)"

3. Cavaughn

Your dog is instantly my best friend!

Capitol Hill, Washington , DC, 20003

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

28 repeat clients

"Cavaughn was amazing. He was flexible with my schedule and great with my pup. She had an exciting weekend filled with long walks and play dates at the dog pa... (more)"

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4. Rachel

Responsible, pet-loving student

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Rachel is a responsible, consistent, honest, and trustworthy person. She exemplifies these qualities and characteristics in any setting she finds herself in.... (more)"

5. Julia

Animal Lover and will do anything!

Capitol Hill, Washington DC, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 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)"

6. Rachel

Country girl in a city world.

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Rachel was wonderful with Fitzgerald and was great with communicating throughout the entire stay. She came over to do a meet and greet beforehand and was su... (more)"

7. Meghan

Must Love Dogs

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

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

"Meghan was amazing! We were able to book her on short notice for a long weekend, and she was so flexible and accommodating to our schedule. Skylla and her do... (more)"

8. Tavia

Warm and Caring Dog Enthusiast

Anacostia, Washington, DC, 20019

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

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)

9. Dominique

Im down with the Doggies!

Anacostia, Washington, D.C. , DC, 20019

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Dominique was so great! This was our first time having someone come to our apartment to watch our pups, so we we were a little nervous, but we knew we were l... (more)"

10. Douglas

Love Dogs!! Metro Accesible as well

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20018

House Sitting, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Doug was great, as always. Our little guy loves him. He sent us texts everyday with pics of Memphis. It's nice to know someone cares about him as much as we ... (more)"

11. Jody

Pet tested, Pet Parents approved!

Forestville, MD, 20747

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Jody was great, my cat Gizmo was soft, clean and happy when I got back home. Jody left a sweet note about her and even my place was cleaner than I left it! M... (more)"

12. Daniella

I am an animals lover

Brentwood, Washington DC, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients
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About: In whole of my life, I always have many pets with my family. Also I always babysitter when member of my families need me to because I love to hang ... (more)

13. Maria

Lover of pets big and small!

Alexandria , VA, 22312

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Maria was great with our dog and cat! She gave them just the right amount of attention, sent us pictures, and kept us informed of their behavior. Highly rec... (more)"

14. Justin

Experienced Vet Tech & Animal Lover

Cheverly, MD, 20785

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Our dog, Scout, is super-anxious. We were looking for an experienced dog-sitter who could take care of her while minimizing her anxiety while we traveled. Ju... (more)"

15. Alison

Capital Hill Dogsitter

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

3 repeat clients

"Alison and her husband were excellent house sitters and dog sitters. They were totally responsible and considerate. They even washed the sheets and towels ... (more)"

16. Myiah

Energetic, honest, caring, patient

Hyattsville, MD, 20781

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

About: I have had many dogs and have grown to deeply care for them. I possess the essential knowledge of feeding, walking, administratoring medications, p... (more)

17. Jasmine

A Pet's Best Friend

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Jasmine was awesome! We had some crazy last minute flight issues and she was very accommodating. She was great with our dogs, and I would definitely use h... (more)"

18. Ben

Will speak French to all poodles.

Anacostia, Washington DC, DC, 20019

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

About: "Dogs are not our whole life, but they make our lives whole.” - Roger Caras My name's Ben and I am a dependable dog-lover who will keep your pup... (more)

19. Nia

I'll treat your fur babes as my own

Deanwood, Washington, DC, 20019

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have known Nia for years and she has always loved dogs. She has taken care of several of the dogs my husband and I have owned. She has been very conscienti... (more)"

20. Diamond

10+ years of animal handling exp!

Deanwood, Washington , DC, 20019

House Sitting

3 repeat clients

"Diamond was the best! This was the first time leaving our puppy. Diamond made the whole process easy and carefree. Looking forward to booking her again! (more)"

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