Dog Boarding in Downtown, Washington, D. C.

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight at your sitter's home.

1. Sarah

Ready to play with your dog!

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

2 repeat clients

"This was a great first experience with Rover! Sarah is confident and comfortable with dogs, which of course they sense. She also did a great job communicat... (more)"

2. Alli

Big-hearted Family, Home Full-time!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Dog Boarding

7 repeat clients

"I cannot recommend Alli enough! Our dog Bibi came home just as happy and healthy as when we left her, and Alli was great about sending photo updates. I hope ... (more)"

3. Amanda

Active & Responsible Dog Lover!

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

2 repeat clients

"Amanda and her boyfriend were terrific and attentive with my pup! She was constantly updating me with pictures and videos. Highly recommended! (more)"

4. Sara

Three Years of Rover Sitting!

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

Dog Boarding

24 repeat clients

"Our girl Abigail was diagnosed with diabetes at the start of the year and we’ve been trying to regulate her high blood sugar for months leading up to our Eur... (more)"

5. Supon

Happy Home = Happy Dogs

Kalorama, Washington, DC, 20008

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

18 repeat clients

"Spike and Chloe had a fantastic holiday stay with Supon. Supon cared for our dogs like we do (maybe even better). Thank you... Spike and Chloe are already ... (more)"

6. Amy

I adore all dogs.

Arlington, VA, 22202

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Definitely the easiest Rover experience I've had. Amy was super flexible and sent fun photo updates of Piper. It was clear that she had a great time - highly... (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
7. William

Dogs best friend! Huge fenced yard!

Woodley Park, Washington , DC, 20008

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

9 repeat clients

"We're thrilled with our stay with William. The yard was great for running around. He skillfully introduced Sydney to other dogs throughout the week, leading ... (more)"

8. Melissa

Will work for puppy kisses!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

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

"Melissa was fantastic. Good communication and the best of all was that it was obvious she really cared about and loved my dog. She had a hard time saying goo... (more)"

Available this weekend
9. Aloise

a first choice sitter for any dog!

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20036

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Aloise gave Benji the most loving home during his stay and it was clear that he was happy and well relaxed while at her apartment on his doggie vacay. She is... (more)"

10. Jason

Dog lovers with large yard for play

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

23 repeat clients

"This was our first time using rover and Jason and his wife were excellent. I felt completely at ease, especially with all the picture updates showing what a ... (more)"

11. Paul

Dogs treated like royalty

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

9 repeat clients

"Paul sent me updates, pictures and took such great care of my pup; responded immediately anytime I had a question, so thrilled to have had such great care fo... (more)"

12. Melinda

Safe, Intuitive, Capable Dog Care

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

21 repeat clients

"How do I begin to describe how wonderful Melinda is? I had never left Morty (my 5 lb. yorkie) with anyone overnight before (except family), so I was underst... (more)"

13. Valerie

CAN I PET YOUR DOG? :)

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Valerie was fantastic, working with me to accommodate my work schedule to drop off my dog. Then when I was delayed on my return, she had no problems at all.... (more)"

14. Caity

Lots of love and attention!

Ledroit Park, Washington, DC, 20001

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

"Caity provided a great stay for Murphy. Got lots of photos and he looked well snuggled up on the couch. Will use Caity again for any dog sitting needs! She w... (more)"

15. Zoe

I'd love to walk your dog

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

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

2 repeat clients

"Gelly loved staying with Zoe. She kept us updated on his stay with pictures and texts and he made himself at home in her apartment. (more)"

16. Cristina

Law Student Looking 4 Furry Friends

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20002

Dog Boarding

"Cristina was a fabulous sitter! Very responsive and I can tell Jack had a great time during his stay with her. I would highly recommend her and will be usi... (more)"

17. LAUREN

We can't wait to LOVE your dog!!!

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

6 repeat clients

"Lauren was an absolutely amazing sitter! I could tell that she was really caring for my dog like she was her own. My dog was being fussy about eating, and La... (more)"

18. Anastasia

Yogi & zen pup on Capitol Hill

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Dog Boarding

5 repeat clients

"Once again, Anastasia took great care of Bobbie while we were away. She sends the best updates that let us know that Bobbie is in good hands, and in fact, ha... (more)"

19. Kenneth

Kenny's Kalorama Kanine Kare!!

Kalorama, Washington, DC, 20008

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

7 repeat clients

"Kenny is very flexible and took great care of my dog. Wrinkles is 14 yrs and deaf, and having a generous caretaker with pets was great to keep him stimulated... (more)"

20. Christina

Taking care of doggies since 1987!

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

Dog Boarding

28 repeat clients

"Our dogs had a great stay! Christina and her roommate were very kind and loving. They sent us photos of their outings, and fun at home, too. My girls are hap... (more)"

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Dog owners in Downtown, Washington, D.C., DC love booking dog boarding with sitters on Rover.com. Over 7,397 pet owners have reviewed dog sitters in Washington DC, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5 stars. Booking dog boarding can be super affordable, no matter where you live. Trust us, we think you'll be pleasantly surprised. Curious what it might cost to book dog boarding with Rover? Check out our average dog boarding rates to get an idea before reaching out and starting a conversation with a dog sitter near you in Downtown.

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 Downtown dog sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for dog boarding while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a dog sitter in Downtown, Washington, D.C., 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 and 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 for hire, and that includes offering pet boarding in Downtown.

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