Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Downtown, Washington, D. C.

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

1. Jenay

I love animals more than people

Deanwood, washington, DC, 20019

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Janay was great with them. They warmed up to her quickly and her updates kept me at ease. I’m only a little hurt that they warmed up to her faster than they ... (more)"

2. Stephanie

I’m a nurse who loves dogs!

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

About: I grew up with seven German Shepherds and a Yorkie, taking care of them from puppies to seniors. I also fostered Great Pyrenees dogs in college. I ... (more)

3. Jessica

Treats and companion

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Jessica was a great communicator throughout her visits with my cat. She sent lovely photos and updates each time which reassured me that he was really being ... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
4. Lauren

I'll love your dog.

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Lauren is an excellent dog sitter. I highly recommend her. (more)"

5. Lee

My dog and I love company!

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

24 repeat clients

"Friendly, flexible, reliable, affordable. What else do you need? (more)"

6. Anna

The furrier the better, dogs & cats

Petworth, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Anna came through for me when I was out of town and I could not be more thankful for her help with my cats! She is a great communicator, responded to my requ... (more)"

7. Bailey

Active Dog Lover

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Bailey was incredible with my dog while I was at a work weekend. He went above and beyond to check in and make sure that I knew Prince was being taken care o... (more)"

8. Gulliver

Having Dog friends is the best !

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

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

3 repeat clients

"Gulliver was amazing! He checked in every day and made us feel so comfortable that we were leaving her in good hands. He also did a lot of dirty work (cleani... (more)"

9. Gabriela

Experience Catered To Each Dog!

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

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

1 repeat client

"Gabriela was great with my fur baby. She's super friendly and my dog took to her quickly. During our meet and greet, she was keen on getting a good understan... (more)"

10. Leigh

Dog AND cat lover in Southwest DC!

Southwest Washington, Washington, DC, 20024

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Leigh was super helpful in watching Khaleesi for us during a last minute trip! She was sweet and made me feel really comfortable leaving my cat in her care! ... (more)"

11. Irina

Luxury Home-Based Hotel in Adams Mo

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

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

11 repeat clients

"She’s just the best! Very helpful and caring. I can relax knowing my pup is in great hands! (more)"

12. Anna

Snuggles walks and play time galore

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Great demeanor. Responsive. Responsible. Took care of 2 indoor cats. Each cat really liked her. (more)"

13. Brian

Work from Home & Fenced-in Yard!

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

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

"Beyond his love for dogs, Brian is very responsible and trustworthy. I'm confident Brian will be on time to all appointments, and that your pup will be well ... (more)"

14. Byron

Your dog needs a best friend too!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I hired Byron to watch our two rescue dogs and house while we went on the vacation of a lifetime, which for us was a precious two weeks. Two weeks that we ... (more)"

15. Chad

Devoted Doggy Daddy in Eckington

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Chad was an incredible sitter! He was very reliable and flexible. He provided pictures and updates of Frosty, and took great care of her. Chad was patient, r... (more)"

16. Patricia

Happy Yappi Hour 24/7

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

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

3 repeat clients

"Patricia took great care of my dog Luna! She was able to help me at the last minute when I was in a pinch and was very accommodating! Luna had a nice, long w... (more)"

17. Bonnie

Your dog's new best friend

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Bonnie Butler has been a dog walker, dog caregiver, dog sitter, and dog lover for years and years. Bonnie herself has had several dogs, some rescued, others ... (more)"

18. Laura

Loving Care-Taker for Cats & Dogs

Downtown, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Laura was absolutely fantasitc with my two kittens! The fact that Laura is herself a cat owner and has volunteered in animal shelters really shows in her kit... (more)"

19. Elizabeth

Mt Vernon Triangle Pet Paradise

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

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

15 repeat clients

"Elizabeth looked after our 7 month old kitty while we’re on honeymoon. She was fantastic and did a great job looking after our little man. Highly recommended... (more)"

20. Lauren

Loving home with lots of attention

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Lauren was great! Archie had a great time – she gave him so much love and attention. I’d happily have her look after him again. (more)"

Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for pet-sitting. 7,397 owners have reviewed sitters in Downtown Washington, DC, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Since 92% of pet owners live within a short drive of a sitter on Rover, it's easy to find the perfect pet sitter near you. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating. Wondering how much you can expect to pay on Rover.com? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a pet sitter. Exchange messages from your sitter's profile, ask to schedule a free in-person Meet & Greet, and book and pay on Rover. You'll receive adorable photo updates, premium insurance, and world-class support.

As pet lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your pet when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Downtown pet sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted pet sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a pet sitter in Downtown Washington, D.C. who meets your and your pet'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 pet, 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 pet sitters and dog walkers.

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