House Sitting in Deanwood, Washington, D. C.

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

1. 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)"

2. Katherine

I make leaving your dog less RUFF

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Katherine was great with Dolly and I would definitely recommend her to others. She bonded well with our pup, left the place neat, and was very easy to work w... (more)"

3. Sasha

Love dogs & they love me :)

Capitol Hill, Washington , DC, 20002

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Sasha is a dear friend, and an old roommate, and I have witnessed first hand her extraordinarily loving nature towards people and dogs. Rover users, you will... (more)"

4. 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)"

5. Kelly

Experienced, Trustworthy, Caring

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

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

"As an admittedly over protective "dog mom" to Olivia, I can honestly say that there is no one in this world who I would/do feel more comfortable leaving her ... (more)"

6. Mark

Your dog will "wuf" me!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"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)"

7. 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)"

8. Julia

Animal Lover and will do anything!

Capitol Hill, Washington DC, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Came home to happy and excited dogs. Julia left daily notes about feedings, medications and walks. The house was neat and clean, everything in its place. No ... (more)"

9. 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)

10. Natalie

Genuine Love & Concern for Animals

Anacostia, Washington, DC, 20020

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Natalie took super care of my pets. They were happy to see me, yet they had that response -" yawn, oh, you're home, glad to see you, we're fine here," respo... (more)"

11. Jasmine

A Pet's Best Friend

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jasmine was great! She was friendly, asked good questions, and took good care of the dog and the house. She was also flexible with last minute adjustments;... (more)"

12. Justin

Experienced Vet Tech & Animal Lover

Cheverly, MD, 20785

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, 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)"

13. Maria

Lover of pets big and small!

Alexandria , VA, 22312

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"We could not be happier with our decision to have Maria watch Wallace while we were away. Maria provided us with updates and pictures daily to let us know h... (more)"

14. Douglas

Love Dogs!! Metro Accesible as well

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20018

House Sitting, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"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)"

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. Rachel

Country girl in a city world.

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachel is an amazing person that will take care of your dogs or any animals as if they are her own. She always took care of my Bella when I'm out of town for... (more)"

17. Mari

Lifetime dog owner/lover

Hyattsville , MD, 20781

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have never lived in a home without at least one dog, I have a lifetime of experience tending to dogs (and cats) of all sizes. Working with dogs i... (more)

18. 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)"

19. Dominique

Im down with the Doggies!

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

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Dominique did a great job with my two rambunctious beagles! She was very friendly and prompt with communication. Definitely recommend her services. (more)"

20. Val

Val's Pals: A Dog's Best Friend

Anacostia, Washington, DC, 20020

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Val was fantastic. Great communicator and the house was spotless! (more)"

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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 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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