Doggy Day Care in Downtown, Washington, D. C.

Drop off your dog at your sitter's home in the morning, and pick them up in the evening.

1. Iuliia

Live. Love. Bark.

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

77 repeat clients

"Moxie LOVED her first day with Yulia. She had so much fun playing in her yard, when we got home she was so tired she literally couldn't keep her eyes open.... (more)"

2. Kenneth

Kenny's Kanine Kare!!

Kalorama, Washington, DC, 20008

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

10 repeat clients

"I am visiting from out of the area and Kenneth agreed to watch Doogie on somewhat short notice. I am more than pleased with the attention that he gave my boy... (more)"

3. Patricia

Mount Pleasant Pet Boarding

Northwest Washington, Washington, DC, 20010

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

23 repeat clients

"Layla loved staying with Patricia! She sent me many pictures of Layla through out the day. Layla was exhausted that evening after getting home from her busy ... (more)"

4. Renee

I am jest a dog lover.puppy kisses

Anacostia, washington, DC, 20019

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Renee he been a fantastic sitter for our dog, Webster. He has some specific health concerns that need to be dealt with in a certain way and she has been so a... (more)"

5. Tami

Full-time pet caretaker; active fun

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

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

4 repeat clients

"Tami was very loving and accommodating to our pet who has special needs. She made sure she got her medicine on time and we felt very comfortable leaving our ... (more)"

6. Michelle

Petworth Puppy A-PAW-TMENT Party

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

2 repeat clients

"Michelle responded right away and was very flexible. Laika loved her and got so much adventure and exercise that she slept soundly all night. Michelle's litt... (more)"

7. Lexie

Runs with Dogs

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

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

4 repeat clients

"Lexie was sweet and patient with Belle. She can be times in a new place and Lexie for a great job with her. (more)"

8. Lee

My dog and I love company!

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

15 repeat clients

"Rowdy had a great time with Lee! It takes him a while to warm up to people, but after a couple visits he wouldn't want to leave! Would definitely use Lee a... (more)"

9. Jennifer

Home full time near parks!

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

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

6 repeat clients

About: I've been a dog lover since the age of 5 when I adopted my first puppy, Kelly. I've had my own pup, Derby Blue, for 10.5 years. She is a sweet and ... (more)

10. Janine

I love my babies!

Catholic University-Brookland, WASH, DC, 20017

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

63 repeat clients

"I have booked with Janine for puppy daycare. She is the best! Brego immediately runs to her in the mornings, tail wagging and with kisses. You can tell Janin... (more)"

Available this weekend
11. Kaitlin

Will give unconditional love

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20052

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Kaitlin is great with all dogs and will love your dog like it's her own. She is responsible and will take very good care of your dog while you are away! the ... (more)"

12. Jeffrey

Love dogs, v available, large park!

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20037

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

1 repeat client

"Jeff has grown up around dogs (Border Collies and Australian Shepherds!) and has been a dog-owner his entire life. He has his own dog, a small whippet/bullyb... (more)"

13. Taylor

Home full-time, can train, active

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

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

8 repeat clients

"Where to start? I knew Taylor would be the world's best dog sitter from the moment we had our meet and greet and she quickly pulled out her notepad to take d... (more)"

14. Frank

Safe Eastern Market Vacation Spot

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

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

6 repeat clients

"Iggy had an enjoyable stay with Frank--he seemed very happy when I arrived for pick up. Frank is clearly a natural with dogs and his experience as a dog own... (more)"

15. JohnMark

Work-at-home dog dad

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Doggy Day Care

"JohnMark and Lesley are very responsible and attentive pet caregivers. Their fantastic and loving dog Paco is very well-behaved and plays extremely well wit... (more)"

Available this weekend
16. Hayley

Home all day, frequent walk & play!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

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

"Hayley did a wonderful job caring for my cat with special needs. She made sure he had his medicine on time, and went above and beyond to spend extra time wit... (more)"

17. Lizzy

Home Full Time Active Dog Lover

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20001

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

About: I grew up with dogs and now that I don't have one of my own, I miss them! I recently switched from traveling for work to working from home on a rem... (more)

18. Kari

Working remotely & love to run!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

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

About: I've always had a dog and love their companionship. Dogs are family and I intend to treat them as "little people" who need love and attention. I ... (more)

19. Sadie

Work From Home Dog Lover in Shaw

Northwest Washington, Washington, DC, 20001

Doggy Day Care

2 repeat clients

"Sadie was a wonderful host, and our dog Chase loved her! She responded to our request within minutes, sent adorable photo and video updates throughout the d... (more)"

20. Supon

Happy Home = Happy Dogs

Kalorama, Washington, DC, 20008

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

39 repeat clients

"I cannot say enough great things about Supon. Rummy spent a few hours with Supon while we were at dinner and since we had just returned from over a week away... (more)"

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No more begging your friends to take care of your dog when you have a day full of meetings. With Rover, you can book dog day care as often as you need it. Drop off your dog on your way to the office, then pick them up 8 hours later when you're heading home. It's that easy. You can book dog day care (or puppy day care) any day of the week, whether it's a one-time thing, all week, or an every-Tuesday arrangement. And just like overnight pet sitting booked through Rover, you get free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and cute photo updates sometime during the day. It's the easiest way to find a trustworthy sitter for your dog, someone who'll treat them like family while you're at work. Find your dog's perfect sitter, book, and relax. Your dog is in good hands.

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