Dog Boarding in Downtown, Washington, D. C.

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

1. Supon

Happy Home = Happy Dogs

Kalorama, Washington, DC, 20008

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

15 repeat clients

"Supon did an excellent job watching my dog. He frequently sent pictures and updates and made my shy and overly suspicious dog feel comfortable and at home. ... (more)"

2. Jason

Dog lovers with large yard for play

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

20 repeat clients

"I got daily pictures and updates. Jason and his family gave my dog love and affection. She had an amazing time playing with all the dogs! I would use Jason... (more)"

3. Melinda

Safe, Intuitive, Capable Dog Care

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

19 repeat clients

"Melinda is so wonderful! She took both my dogs in over the weekend and I felt so at ease knowing they with her. It can be stressful leaving your pups with so... (more)"

4. Tre

Constant Comfort and Care

Stadium-Armory, Washington , DC, 20002

Dog Boarding

12 repeat clients

"Tre is amazing!! He sent us photos of Auggie and even videos and Auggie looked so happy playing with the other dogs. Also Tre is super nice and very flexible... (more)"

5. Jonathan

We love dogs. Lots of time to play!

Washington, DC, 20001

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

"Jonathan and Sierra were great. We got daily updates with pictures and Wasti was well taken care off. We look forward to having Jonathan and Sierra watch ove... (more)"

6. Truong

Active Dog Walker/Runner

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

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

9 repeat clients

"I wish we could give more stars! We had such an amazing experience with Truong and Madeline! From the first message Truong was warm and welcoming, and I wa... (more)"

7. Zach

Fun Beagle, Human Included

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

25 repeat clients

"We loved Zach! He took the time to set up an intro visit for us and his dog, Annie which was great. He was totally flexible with drop off and pick up, and wa... (more)"

8. Kirsten

Your dog's home away from home

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

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

"Enjoyed getting updates with pictures of Maxwell. (more)"

9. Tana

Ready to care for your fur baby!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington , DC, 20011

Dog Boarding

5 repeat clients

"Tana, Michael (her husband) and Georgia (their pup) were AMAZING!! This was the first time Loli stayed with non-family and I was nervous going into it but Ta... (more)"

10. Coleman

Reliable, trustworthy dog lover

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Coleman was great! He was very easy to coordinate with and was happy to meet Bruce in advance. He sent photos while we were away that put my mind at easy. ... (more)"

11. Polly

Experienced Dog Obsessed Sitters

Brentwood, Washington, DC, DC, 20002

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

4 repeat clients

"Polly and Xavier were awesome. For an anxious dog mom leaving her dog with new folks for the first time, they could not have made the transition smoother. I ... (more)"

12. Kelly

Outdoorsy, friendly couple from NZ

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Very dependable, reliable, mature. Kelly and Rachael are great people. My herding dog is very good but requires a lot of attention and I can tell he did very... (more)"

13. James

Experienced, caring and attentive

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

4 repeat clients

"James is a wonderful sitter. Our dog Piper was with him and his family for six days. Piper had had unexpected dental surgery the previous week and so requi... (more)"

14. Cheyenne

Experienced Capitol Hill Pet Lover!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

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

"Cheyenne was AMAZING. It was our first time using Rover and I was a little nervous, but after we did the meet and greet we knew she would take GREAT care of ... (more)"

15. Natalie

Dog owner with a very social dog!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20009

Dog Boarding

"Natalie was great! I was able to meet her prior to the sitting time period to make sure Bailey felt comfortable. I loved the updates and photos Natalie sent ... (more)"

16. Elena

Work from home, fenced in yard!

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

Dog Boarding

3 repeat clients

"Elena did a terrific job with our dog for a week. She stayed in constant communication, and we easily resolved minor issues that arose concerning our dog wa... (more)"


A window gazer's paradise

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"Lauren was a fantastic sitter that I will definitely use again. Charley only stayed with her for one night this time, but she was more than happy to provide... (more)"

18. Jordan

Dog's friend. Owner's best friend.

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

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

"Jordan was AMAZING! He watched my dog, Riley, for a week while I was gone over the holidays. When I got home my dog was happy as could be. Riley actually ate... (more)"

19. Mackenzie

I am a want-to-be dog owner!

Capitol Hill, Washington , DC, 20002

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

5 repeat clients

"Mackenzie is a great choice to pet sit! I felt great leaving my pup with her bc she's a fewllow dog lover who treats them as her own. She was also so respons... (more)"

20. Haley

Life long dog owner/sitter/lover

Downtown, Washington, DC, 20005

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Haley was wonderful! I was so nervous to leave Eloise and she was extremely professional, reassuring and detail-oriented. She clearly is a dog lover and also... (more)"

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