House Sitting in Downtown, Washington, D. C.

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

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Brooke K.
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Walking Dogs For 17 YearsMount Vernon Square, DC, DC, 20001
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10/10 would recommend Brooke!! My pup tends to be shy and is on the older side. Brooke was great with her! During the meet and greet, allowed my pup to warm up … (more)

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$89
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Kelley U.
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Capitol Hill local loves all dogs!Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Kelley usually walks Miko, but I was going to have a few long and late work days so I asked her to house sit. It was such a relief to know that my dog was havin… (more)

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$50
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Ali M.
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Ali 
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A New Friend for Your Best FriendLogan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Ali was the PERFECT dog sitter! We were very anxious leaving our 6 month old puppy for the first time, but after meeting Ali we felt 100% at ease. She sent us r… (more)

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$40
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Skyler O.
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All around animal loverBrentwood, Washington, DC, 20002
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Skyler is amazing! Our pups loved him (more)

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$55
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Rosina M.
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I already love your dog.Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: Hi, I have cared for many homes, plants, dogs and cats. I am careful with locks and leashes and try to leave everything nicer than how I found it. I … (more)

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$50
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Cat lover and dog momFoggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Marissa was amazing! Our puppy loved spending a few hours with her and was exhausted by the time we got home! (more)

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$45
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Dog/Cat/House sitting hero!Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Gilberto took great care of things while I was away, especially Redgie. He really cares about dogs and was very attentive to all aspects of service. My pup w… (more)

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$60
per night
Confirmed availability: 4th of July
Top-notch Pet-Sitting Service!Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20036
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Gregory was excellent. I was gone for over a week and never had to worry about my dog or place. He thoroughly cleansed and tidy up the space before my return. H… (more)

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$65
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Furry friends welcome with love!South West, Washington, DC, 20024
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Paulina was awesome! She was responsive to our requests, sent lots of pictures and took great care of our dog and home. She is incredibly friendly and easy-goin… (more)

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$50
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Experienced and reliable caretakerSouth West, Washington, DC, 20024
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Eric was amazing... he took his time to get to know my baby boys, was careful with his introduction to make sure he didn’t startle them. And he spent plenty of… (more)

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$50
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Confirmed availability: 4th of July
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A gal ‘n a bucket o’ love.Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Jeehan was amazing. This was our first time having a house/animal sitter, and she took the extra steps to make us comfortable. We left on a weekend trip, Jeehan… (more)

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$50
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A Dog Has Been My Best FriendU Street Corridor, Washington, DC, 20009
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Anna was wonderful! I was nervous to leave my dog overnight for the first time with a stranger, especially since he can be a handful on walks due to his large s… (more)

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$40
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Your dog will love me! : )Downtown, Washington, DC, 20005
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Mrinal is wonderful with pets and people too!!! He was my regular puppy/cat/bunny sitter before he moved to DC. I was his professor while he was in school, I wo… (more)

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$44
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Active and Professionally Trained!South West, Washington, DC, 20024
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Justin did a fantastic job with Vicky and Kylie from the moment he first met them. In addition to being one of the nicest people I’ve met in a while, he’s very … (more)

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$45
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I will love your pet like no OtterLogan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Jill did a great job watching my dog Willa this past weekend. She sent updates, pictures, and asked questions when she need to. Willa takes a few different pill… (more)

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$29
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Chi 
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Are you ready for adventure time ?!Downtown, Washington, DC, 20005
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Chi did a fantastic job housesitting and caring my for cat for a week. She sent me frequent text and photo updates every day, so I was never left wondering how … (more)

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$70
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5th/L Experienced Dog Walker/SitterMount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Armando was great! Sent us updates with very cute pics, got our anxious pup to go for nice walks, and was super responsive in arranging everything. Will definit… (more)

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$42
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🐾 All are welcome 🐾Downtown, Washington, DC, 20005
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

She was amazing. This was my first time allowing someone to watch my kiddos she did an excellent job and sent plenty of pics of them playing. Will book again! (more)

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$30
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Looking to meet some furry friends!Downtown, Washington, DC, 20001
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Emily is very caring towards my two large dogs who can be extremely energetic and forget their manners at times. Both dogs need oral medication multiple times a… (more)

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$65
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Dog lover ready to help you!!Logan Circle, Washington, DC, DC, 20005
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

I honestly can't think of anyone I'd rather have watching my pet. Clayton loves each and every dog on its own unique merits. This is a man who watches the Westm… (more)

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$35
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When it comes to pet care and house sitting, pet owners in Downtown, Washington, DC trust their pets with sitters on Rover.com. Over 7,397 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in Washington DC, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. House sitting doesn't have to be expensive. In fact, it's probably a lot more affordable than you think. You'll quickly find that there's a house sitter on Rover for just about every price range and lifestyle. Wondering how much you might expect to pay for a house sitter and pet care on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you begin a conversation with a sitter who seems like a great match.

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 house sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted dog sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a house sitter in Downtown Washington, 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, sitter testimonials, 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 pet sitters and dog walkers.

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Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in Downtown, Washington donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Washington.

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