Dog Boarding in Downtown, Washington, D. C.

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

1. Patricia

Mount Pleasant Pet Boarding

Northwest Washington, Washington, DC, 20010

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

26 repeat clients

"Patricia went above and beyond to keep our little guy safe & happy over the holiday season. She sent us daily pictures to keep us updated and even got him a ... (more)"

2. Melodie

Fenced Yard & Home Almost Full Time

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

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

10 repeat clients

"Melodie was great with our 2 year old German Shepherd Arya. She was extrmely friendly and accommodating especially since Arya is on a special diet and barks ... (more)"

3. Supon

Happy Home = Happy Dogs

Kalorama, Washington, DC, 20008

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

42 repeat clients

"Our lil shih-tzu Phoebe had a nice 5 night stay with Supon. He was very responsive and provided us picture updates throughout the week. Phoebe made friends, ... (more)"

4. Alissa & Will

Young Couple, Lots Of Love To Give!

Capitol Hill, Washington D, DC, 20003

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

3 repeat clients

"Alissa and her husband are the cutest and were very sweet with little, old but spunky Otis. They sent photos and treated him as an extension of their family... (more)"

5. Neely

Dog Adventures Abound!

Woodley Park, Washington , DC, 20008

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Neely took great care of Sadie while we were away for the weekend! She sent us photos and updates and Sadie had a great time! Sadie will definitely be stayin... (more)"

6. Cristina

Teacher-will love your dog!

Arlington, VA, 22202

Dog Boarding

2 repeat clients

"Cristina was great with Dexter. She was very flexible and easy to get in touch with. She updated us daily and sent pictures. Dexter definitely seemed to enjo... (more)"

7. Tawny

Responsible D.C. Dogsitter

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20003

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

1 repeat client

"Tawny was a fantastic sitter for my active pup, Auggie. He came home happy/tired and I got picture updates while I was away. Tawny was also flexible with so... (more)"

8. Adelle

home full time, lives near parks

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

5 repeat clients

"Adelle was easy to work with and clearly my dog loved his time with her - he's exhausted after a fun weekend of park time and cuddles. Would definitely use A... (more)"

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9. Sara

Life long dog lover near U Street!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20009

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

"Sara was so great! Would highly recommend to anyone and really appreciate her taking care of Archie. (more)"

10. Emily

Emily's NW DC Home away from Home

Northwest Washington, Northwest Washington, DC, 20009

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

6 repeat clients

"Emily was wonderful!! She was responsive and accommodating, and sent me lots of pics and videos of my dog's stay. She also dropped her off back home for me s... (more)"

11. Ned

Comfort Inn for pups

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Dog Boarding

2 repeat clients

"Mila had a great time staying with Ned and his family! They sent pictures several times, and were great at communicating through the Rover app. I look forwar... (more)"

12. Ann

Ann's Capitol Hill Bed & Bichon

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

Dog Boarding

19 repeat clients

"Ann was awesome! I was anxious about leaving our puppy for the first time, but Ann was so loving and attentive. She sent photos and texts to let me know how ... (more)"

13. Meredith

Experienced, reliable, & flexible!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

12 repeat clients

"Bandit really seemed to enjoy his stay with Meredith. We met up a week before to make sure our dogs got along and Meredith was able to accommodate our shifti... (more)"

14. Frank

Safe Eastern Market Vacation Spot

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

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

7 repeat clients

"Frank watched my dog Brooklyn for 17 days while I was traveling out of the country. I felt totally confident that Brooklyn was safe and happy while staying w... (more)"

15. Sara

Capitol Hill animal lover

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Sara took EXCELLENT care of my dog Scout while I was away. She seemed caring and concerned and I felt like Scout had a blast doing fun activities with her li... (more)"

16. Brittany

Home away from home- lots of love

Logan Circle, Washington Dc, DC, 20005

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Brittany was wonderful with Miller, he had such a fun time with her! She was very communicative and sent some cute pics of Miller chilling out, and he return... (more)"

17. Daniel

I work from home and love dogs!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Daniel was super flexible and easy to coordinate with. When he watched Tessa, I could tell that he treated her like she was his own. She looked so comfy curl... (more)"

18. Jennifer

Home full time near parks!

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

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

7 repeat clients

"I highly recommend Jennifer. She did a great job watching Bentley and would send daily photos to let me know how he was doing. Her dog is also great and it w... (more)"

19. Jennifer

Spacious apt with rooftop dog park

Downtown, Washington, DC, 20001

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

1 repeat client

"Jennifer was great!! She sent plenty of pictures and was very responsive and flexible with scheduling. George was a happy dog when we picked him up. We will ... (more)"

20. Krista

I'll give your dog all the snuggles

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

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

5 repeat clients

"Krista was a great dog sitter. She provided multiple pictures and update message throughout Zuri's stay. I will definitely use Krista again in the future. (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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