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. Supon

Happy Home = Happy Dogs

Kalorama, Washington, DC, 20008

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

18 repeat clients

"Supon is wonderful!! He took such great care of our dog Leo. We felt very comfortable with our dog there, and will certainly go back to Supon if we need help... (more)"

2. Jason

Dog lovers with large yard for play

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

23 repeat clients

"I was really impressed with Jason N. and can't recommend him highly enough! My pup is a shy rescue with separation anxiety, but she immediately felt right at... (more)"

3. Paul

Dogs treated like royalty

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

9 repeat clients

"Paul had a great day with Paul and returned from daycare tired out and happy. We received photos and updates throughout the day. We look forward to using (pe... (more)"

Available this weekend
4. Kelsey

Safe, loving, & reliable dog care

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

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

"Kelsey is an energetic and warm person with so much passion. Her bubbly personality is infectious, and her caring spirit is evident immediately. She is also ... (more)"

5. Lee

My dog and I love company!

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

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

8 repeat clients

"Warm and friendly. Archie adores her! Also we think her dog, Lucy, is a good influence. (more)"

6. Emma

Join our pack!

North Highland, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

4 repeat clients

"Emma & Joe were so friendly with two great dogs. When I first arrived with Wambam and saw how calm Joe and Emma were, I was immediately put at ease. When I ... (more)"

7. Mathilde

Pet lover <3 lot of time @ home

Dupont Circle, Washington , DC, 20009

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

9 repeat clients

"Mathilde was incredible! Ernie clearly loved his time with her. She sent photo updates every hour and clearly loves pets. Ernie took to her immediately! Will... (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
8. 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

"William watched our 14-week-old puppy, Piper, during the day, and we found him to be kind, caring, competent, and flexible. He was easy to coordinate with on... (more)"

9. Taylor

English Bulldog Mom !!

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington , VA, 22209

Doggy Day Care

8 repeat clients

"Amazing day with Taylor! As a first timer to leaving my pup, she was great about sending a few quick updates and photos. Her dogs played well with my boy Oll... (more)"

10. Patrick

Loveable/responsible grad student!

Arlington, VA, 22202

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

3 repeat clients

"This was our first ever rover experience and patrick was very accomodating to our last minute requests. I was hesistant at first to leave my boys to anyone; ... (more)"

11. Luise

Dogs Best Friend

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20010

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

3 repeat clients

"I got my puppy last Monday; the following Thursday I created an account on Rover and reached out to Luise, having no idea what to expect out of this. I was r... (more)"

12. Alexis

ACE's Place: Where the Pets Go!

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

13 repeat clients

"Fantastic experience! Alexis was super responsive, readily available, and warm and welcoming of my little dog Georgia. She communicated with me throughout th... (more)"

13. 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

"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)"

14. Peggie

I have a large fenced in backyard

Aurora Highlands, Arlington , VA, 22202

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Peggy is an awesome dogsitter. She helped our family out at the last minute, and we couldn't have been happier. We have 2 borderline-crazy Jack Russell Ter... (more)"

15. Janelle

Energetic Full Time Dog Walker

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20018

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

About: Hey! My name is Janelle and I work full time Monday-Friday as a dog walker! Therefore I can take any pup I watch with me on my walks, per your requ... (more)

16. Nick

Flexible work-at-home dog lover

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20009

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

2 repeat clients

"Nick is the best dog sitter ever! He is so great with my little pug. She gets so excited when she sees him. He is very attentive and helped feed her meds whe... (more)"

17. Melinda

Safe, Intuitive, Capable Dog Care

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

21 repeat clients

"Melinda was great. She invited us over to meet her before our day care appointment and was flexible with our drop off and pick up times. She clearly loves do... (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
18. Cynthia

Fun loving and caring!

Stadium-Armory, Washington , DC, 20002

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

13 repeat clients

"Cynthia was great with helping us on short notice, even offering to come pickup Pharaoh for us the morning of daycare. She is great with communication and de... (more)"

19. Elizabeth

Affectionate and loving sitter!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

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

"Eliza took care of my cat while I'm away and she did such a great work taking care of her. She always keep me updated with texts and photos, and my cat absol... (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
20. Morgan

Flexible in heart of downtown!

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

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

1 repeat client

"Morgan was amazing and so accommodating! Her communication was excellent; she responded very quickly to our last minute request and sent us some great pictur... (more)"

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In Downtown Washington, DC, dog lovers trust Rover.com for their doggy day care needs. Over 7,397 pet owners have reviewed day care sitters in Washington DC, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5 stars. Booking doggy day care in Downtown can be incredibly affordable, no matter what price range you're looking for. Curious about what it might cost to book doggy day care in Washington on Rover? Check out our average doggy day care rates to get an idea before reaching out and beginning a conversation with a sitter.

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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