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

23 repeat clients

"Supon is the best! As a repeat client I can say that he is very reliable and obviously adores dogs. My dog loves staying with him and comes home happy and ... (more)"

2. Jason

Dog lovers with large yard for play

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

24 repeat clients

"May-May loved staying with Jason and his family - particularly their friendly, playful pup! She came home and collapsed into a very contented heap - I almost... (more)"

3. 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)"

4. Luise

Dogs Best Friend

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20010

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

5 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)"

5. Lee

My dog and I love company!

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

9 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)"

6. Paul

Dogs treated like royalty

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

11 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)"

7. 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)"

8. Kenneth

Kenny's Kalorama Kanine Kare!!

Kalorama, Washington, DC, 20008

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

8 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)"

9. Melinda

Safe, Intuitive, Capable Dog Care

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

28 repeat clients

"Melinda has been a great sitter for my pup. Maverick needs special attention because he is a puppy, and Melinda does just that. Prior to using Melinda the ... (more)"

10. Peggie

I have a large fenced in backyard

Aurora Highlands, Arlington , VA, 22202

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

"Great stay with plenty of updates and cute pics. My dog was very comfortable there. (more)"

11. Matthew

Does your dog need a long walk?

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

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

1 repeat client

About: My family has had a dog from the moment I was born, and I've helped my family take care of dogs for 18 years! My family was committed to adopting a... (more)

12. Patrick

Loveable/responsible grad student!

Arlington, VA, 22202

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

4 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)"

13. Elizabeth

Affectionate and loving sitter!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

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

2 repeat clients

About: My name is Elizabeth and I am 24 years old recently graduated with BA degree. I am an owner of two dogs, Spot and LuLu for 13 years and I also have... (more)

14. 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)"

15. Keri

Hill East dog sitting w/fence

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20003

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

28 repeat clients

"Keri was very nice and watched Charlie for the day. She had another little puppy that she was watching that kept our dog Charlie company. Keri sent us plenty... (more)"

Available this weekend
16. Naty

Who let the dogs out!? WOOF! WOOF!

Woodley Park, Washington DC, DC, 20008

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"We have been sending our dog, Carmen to Natty since she was a little pup (a little over a year). Natty comes and picks her up and drops her off for us. She s... (more)"

Available this weekend
17. William

Dogs best friend! HUGE fenced yard!

Woodley Park, Washington , DC, 20008

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

10 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)"

18. Max

Young, full of energy, dog lover.

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

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

About: I am available mostly every weekend, and later in the days or early morning on weekdays. I live in Mt. Vernon Triangle and am within walking distan... (more)

19. 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

"We was great with Haans! And he was very flexible and communicative. He sent me pictures of my pup throughout the day, and Haans seemed very happy with him. ... (more)"

20. 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

"Connie and Gerald were very flexible with the drop off and pick-up times. Oreo seemed comfortable with both of them. Thank you again. (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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