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

15 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)"

2. Jason

Dog lovers with large yard for play

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

18 repeat clients

About: Greetings! My wife and I love dogs and we currently have a rescue dog that gets along well with all others. We have a fenced yard on a corner lot... (more)

3. Justin

Work-From-Home Sitter + K9 Buddy

Ledroit Park, Washington, DC, 20001

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

4 repeat clients

"Great experience with Justin! He was very responsive and easy to communicate with. He was also flexible with my needs - changing times, rescheduling, etc. Pa... (more)"

4. Kenneth

Kenny's Kalorama Kanine Kare!!

Kalorama, Washington, DC, 20008

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

3 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)"

5. Melinda

Safe, Intuitive, Capable Dog Care

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

17 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)"

6. Shantell

A family of pet lovers!!

Deanwood, Washington , DC, 20019

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

4 repeat clients

"For the first time trying rover I was a little upset to let my babies go, but they quickly made new friends and new Nick names. Chocolate chip and Oreo. I'm ... (more)"

7. Jessica

Friendly and reliable dog owner

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20003

Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

"Jessica was wonderful with my pup! She sent me tons of photos and videos during the day, making me totally comfortable leaving him. She gave him tons of out... (more)"

Available this weekend
8. Alexis

ACE's Place: Where the Pets Go!

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

10 repeat clients

"Alexis and Aja were super-responsive and we were able to set up a meet and greet right away. They provided a full week of daycare for my anxious pup Heidi a... (more)"

9. Shelby

I treat them like my own!

Eckington, Washington, DC, 20002

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

"Shelby has walked and kept my dog Holly overnight for years. Holly is a special dog that likes to slip out the door and run away, and can be aggressive with ... (more)"

10. James

Dogs like me!

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

8 repeat clients

"Jim really helped us out in a bind with great care for our pup! He was very attentive and made sure Russy felt at home. We will definitely request Jim again. (more)"

11. Stephanie

Your pup and me, happy as can be!

Columbia Heights, Washington , DC, 20010

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

13 repeat clients

"Stephanie was very nice, accommodating, and easy to work with. You can tell she has a love for animals. She took Muggsy to the farmers market and gave him a ... (more)"

Available this weekend
12. Kelsey

Friendly, fun care for your pup!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

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

1 repeat client

"Kelsey and Lucy were fantastic! Kelsey sent pics of our pup throughout the day and her dog Lucy played really well with our dog Kasey. Kasey came home tired ... (more)"

13. Caitlin

Southern hospitality for dogs too!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Caitlin is absolutely amazing! She was super accommodating and watched my dog on a moment's notice. My dog can be crazy and she was absolutely great with him... (more)"

14. Glenda

Entrepreneur that loves dog sitting

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

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

1 repeat client

"Glenda kept perfect care of our Jack Russell while we were on vacation for a week. He requires lots of human affection and cuddling and I knew we could count... (more)"

15. Alicia

Dog Owner & Lover

Petworth, Washington, DC, 20011

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

2 repeat clients

"Highly recommend, she did a great job with my puppy Lemy. She gave updates and worked great with my schedule. I will definitely be choosing her as a sitter a... (more)"

Available this weekend
16. Ed

Lifelong Dog Lover in Dupont

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20036

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

1 repeat client

"Ed is a true dog lover and has worked with our family for sometime. He is very trust worthy, reliable and has never missed an appointment . Ed has a high lev... (more)"

17. Connie & Gerald

Dog Family looking for a 3rd friend

Downtown, Washington, DC, 20001

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

3 repeat clients

"5 stars!! I would highly recommend Connie for all of your animal needs! My experiences/communication with her have been nothing but positive and responsive. ... (more)"

18. Luiza

Puppy lover, works from home!

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

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

2 repeat clients

"Luiza, is a responsible person in every single aspect of her life, and wouldn't be different when she is taking care of your beloved pet. She is the owner of... (more)"

19. Magdalena

Dog Mom Wants to Host Your Pup!!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

2 repeat clients

"Magdalena was extremely accommodating and intuitive with our sweet new pup. Her dog, Rogue, is wonderful and welcomed our dog into the home and even let her ... (more)"

20. Mariah

relaxed sitter who loves all dogs

Ledroit Park, Washington, DC, 20001

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

14 repeat clients

"Mariah took great care of our Tilly. We happen to live on the same street and every time we walk by their house, Tilly tries to run up the stairs and go insi... (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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