Dog Boarding in Downtown, Washington, D. C.

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

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1. Ariana

Home full-time and ready to play!

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20036

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

"Beau loves Ariana. He made himself at home at Ariana's place. I love seeing picture update to know that he is okay, well taken care of and being loved. Arian... (more)"

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2. Aminah

Dogs All Day All Love Everywhere!!!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

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

"Aminah was beyond excellent with my dog. First and foremost, I failed to give her toys and dog dishes for food and water and she had more than enough at her ... (more)"

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3. Brittany & Alex

Best Tag Team in the City!!

U Street Corridor, Washington, DC, 20009

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

"It’s our first time using Rover and we will definitely use it again. Brittany and Alex were wonderful! They even took Dolce to the groomer for me since we di... (more)"

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4. Tammy

Large house and I work from home

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

Dog Boarding

"Tammy kept my very high energy puppy for a few nights and I could not have asked for more. She was so friendly, accommodating, and tolerant of Alfie’s puppy ... (more)"

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5. Brittany

Experience w/ Active&Special Needs

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

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

"This is Brittany’s second overnight with Biscuit. We are very pleased. She has been generous with her time and strives to provide the best care she can for B... (more)"

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6. Supon

Happy Home = Happy Dogs

Kalorama, Washington, DC, 20008

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Supon was a total lifesaver! After our sitter cancelled at the last minute, we frantically were looking for a replacement. Supon was so gracious, communicati... (more)"

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President's Day
7. Katie & Megan

Double the care, double the love

Colonial Village, Arlington, VA, 22209

Dog Boarding

"Katie and Megan were amazing! It was our first time boarding our dog (15.5 years old) so we had some concerns he may be too much. He had a great time (eviden... (more)"

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This weekend
8. Mara & John

We live right next to a dog park!

U Street Corridor, Washington, DC, 20009

Dog Boarding

"Mara and John were wonderful dogsitters for our dog Zuko. They were wonderful with our dog Zuko, sending us frequent updates and were communicative and respo... (more)"

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President's Day
9. Keri

Hill East dog sitting w/fence

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20003

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Keri didn't just watch Bobbie, it was clear that she truly cared for her. We felt very comfortable leaving Bobbie for a few days and appreciated frequent upd... (more)"

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10. Renee & Jay

Never met a dog we didn’t like!

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Renee and Jay are awesome! They watched my pup Baxter for just under a week over the July 4th holiday. They sent me regular updates, took him on a hike (his ... (more)"

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11. Holly

Home-most of the time, fenced yard

Capitol Hill, WASHINGTON, DC, 20003

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

"5+ ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️rating! Best boarding experience my Frenchie has had! He enjoyed playing with Holy’s Frenchie in a nice neighborhood with lots of outside space ... (more)"

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12. Susie

Law student who LOVES dogs.

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

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

"Susie was the perfect dog sitter for our English Bulldog while we were out of town this past weekend! She was communicative and easy to schedule drop off wit... (more)"

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13. Gentry

Your dog will never be lonely!!

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Gentry was the absolute best sitter! Myra loved her weekend here so much and had a ball with her pup Wesley! I would absolutely recommend her, she kept me up... (more)"

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President's Day
14. Sara

Work from home, SW waterfront walks

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Very professional and prompt. She took lots of beautiful pics of my pet and made sure I was comfortable. I would recommend a million times and again! (more)"

15. Nina & Jonathan

I will be active with your dog

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

"Nina and Jonathan were great with jack. Sent me pictures on his stay and took great care of him. (more)"

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16. Chandler

Love all dogs!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Chandler was super sweet. Her house was perfect for Kiko because it was like ours; it was spacious, homey, had a nice backyard, and was clean. I highly reco... (more)"

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President's Day
17. Taylor & Stephen

Home full-time, private dog park

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Totally great with my dog. Very informative if there day sends lots of pics and would refer her to anyone who needs a dog sitter. I plan on using this couple... (more)"

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18. Jenna

Dogs are my life

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Jenna was amazing! I felt very comfortable leaving Panda with her. She sent daily updates and answered any questions I had! Will definitely be using Jenna ag... (more)"

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19. Benjamin

Homeowner w/ high-energy for pup!

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Benjamin was great! Our pups definitely enjoyed themselves based on photos of them playing in the dog park or relaxing around the house! We would, without a ... (more)"

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20. Julia

Must love dogs

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

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

"Julia was amazing! She let us drop off our dog a little earlier than we had planned and was very flexible. She sent pictures and updates, and responded very ... (more)"

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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