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. Sanjyot

Interim pack leader ready to care!

U Street Corridor, Washington , DC, 20009

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

8 repeat clients

"Sanjyot is so kind and patient with our 2 month old pup! It's not easy leaving him at home, but I'm so much more at ease with her drop-ins & updates. Great s... (more)"

2. Audrey

Reliable and full of love for dogs

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20052

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Audrey was excellent with my pup, Rosie. While I was away, I was confident that Rosie was getting enough food, water, exercise, and love. Audrey was very com... (more)"

3. Allison

Your furkid will be in great hands!

Columbia Heights, Washington , DC, 20001

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Allison was great! She was communicative during the booking process and shared daily pics/videos of my favorite troublemaker:-) we've already got her booked ... (more)"

4. Charlie

Big fan of all things fluffy

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Charlie is a truly awesome sitter. She has helped us out twice and we are so thankful! (more)"

Available this weekend
5. Sarah

GW Student Missing Her Doggies

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20052

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah loves dogs more then anyone else I know. She has had many dogs over the years, and currently has three dogs who she loves and cares for deeply. She tak... (more)"

6. Laura

Quality care for your fur baby!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

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

4 repeat clients

"Laura has been my best experience with Rover so far. She responds quickly, is easy to work with, and sends the time stamped Rover cards with pictures. Cassie... (more)"

7. Amanda

Lover of all things animal :)

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

5 repeat clients

"Amanda was awesome! She went above and beyond to make sure I was comfortable leaving my pet with her, and was accommodating and flexible when I ran into an ... (more)"

8. Alexander

Love to meet as many dogs as I can!

Dupont Circle, Washington , DC, 20036

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Great communication, and looks like Taco had a good time. Thanks Alex! Will definitely be back in touch the next time we go away for a weekend. (more)"

9. Zach

Fun Beagle, Human Included

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

26 repeat clients

"Zach was completely awesome!! So communicative! Videos and pictures daily! He's so incredibly loving to my Great Dane! Quite an asset-reliable and trustworthy! (more)"

10. Christina

Responsible, trustworthy dog sitter

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Christina has been watching our cat Zelda for years. She's amazingly trustworthy and truly loves animals. Zelda loves when she see here and we know she treat... (more)"

11. Caren

Energized, Efficient, Engaged

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Karen was great with my Yorkie, Chewie! I was a bit concerned about him being a bit too troublesome with someone new, but he took well to Caren. She made sur... (more)"

12. Alexia

Best pet sitter for your bestfriend

Columbia Heights, Washington , DC, 20001

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

"Alexia is a friendly and caring person by nature and this carries over to her interaction with animals. She has baby sat my pet cat Yonce a plenty of times ... (more)"

13. Alexa

Let me love your pups in DC or VA!

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Alexa was great. She asked questions about Remy and took pictures from her visit. I didn't get to meet her since I was out but she was easy to get in touch w... (more)"

14. Mallory

Lots of fun!

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20036

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

About: Hi! My name is Mallory, and I love snuggling and going on hikes or runs, and am happy to take your dog to play outside! I am very active and love c... (more)

15. Paul P. & Cassie

Wet Noses Welcome!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, D.C., DC, 20011

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

33 repeat clients

"Highly recommend Paul! He pet sat my three cats and was great at sending updates and pictures. My cats definitely warmed to him quickly and when I returned h... (more)"

16. Zoe

Dog-loving Texan Transplant !

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have always trusted my dog's care with Zoe! She has always had dogs in her life and her care and adoration shows through in her work with them. Zoe took ca... (more)"

17. Katie

Friendly, pet-loving sitter

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Katie is very good with animals and is a kind a loving person. She is also very smart as she is a lawyer and athlete. She has watched and walked my dog in p... (more)"

18. Chenika

Fun & Passionate Sitter!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Chenika was great. I had to leave my cat for the weekend for a trip and Chenika took very good care of him. She also came by before my trip to meet me and th... (more)"

19. Taylor

Dog owner and lover!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Taylor did a great job watching our cat. She was great with communication throughout the stay, sent pictures daily and made sure every detail was taken care ... (more)"

Available this weekend
20. Rachel

Responsible, pet-loving student

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Rachel is an extremely nice person, as well as a very good caregiver to her dogs at home. She's extremely easy to work with, and will take wonderful care of ... (more)"

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Learn About Premier

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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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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