House Sitting in Kalorama, Washington, D. C.

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1. Julia

Animal Lover <3

Capitol Hill, Washington DC, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Julia took excellent care of our little chihuahua and home over the MLK weekend. She sent daily photos and checked-in with us regularly during her stay. I wo... (more)"

3. Helen

I can handle any size or age dog!

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Helen was reliable and personable. She did a good job. The dogs were happy and tired when we returned from our weekend away. And our chewing machine puppy... (more)"

4. Emily

The Mary Puppins of DC

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting

2 repeat clients

"We had Emily do a trial run overnight this past weekend and WOW were we impressed! My dogs loved her (a little too much as after she left they both whimpered... (more)"

5. Abby

Columbia Heights Doggie Abode

Northwest Washington, Washington, DC, 20009

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

About: Hey there! I'm Abby and I have an adorable & tiny (7.5 pound!) pup named Lenox. I'm 28 and he's 6. We live in a 1-bedroom apartment in Columbia Hei... (more)

6. Josh

Teacher w/ summers off Home FT

Ledroit Park, Washington , DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I am a very active dog owner and love spending time with my two dogs. We frequently go for hikes, walks or trips to the park. I view my two dogs as... (more)

7. Lexie

Trusty, dog-loving grad student!

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

1 repeat client

"Lexie took the best care of our dog and our home. I couldn't be more pleased and happy with asking her to sit for us. She will definitely be our #1 choice f... (more)"

8. Caitlin

Experienced and caring dog person!

Logan Circle, Washington , DC, 20009

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Let me start by saying that I am a majorly overprotective dog mom. I know Caitlin very well and can honestly say that she is a trustworthy and responsible pe... (more)"

9. Gina

Vet Clinic Manager & Pit Lover

Petworth, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Gina watched our two dogs while we went out of town for 9 days. The care she provided them was fantastic. She asked many questions and jotted down notes dur... (more)"

10. Carly

Time with your pup makes my day

North Rosslyn, Arlington, VA, 22209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

About: I have utilized Rover over and over again and know what a life saver it is for me and my dog! I have been a dog owner for 6 years since college, al... (more)

11. Katherine

Lifelong Pal to All Animals!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Katherine was amazing - our dog was so relaxed and happy when we got home that I knew she spoiled her with lots of attention and gave her lots of exercise. W... (more)"

12. Allison

Love long walks with dogs!

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Not only was she so flexible with watching my puppy last minute, she took him on multiple walks and kept me updated the entire time. Bodi was completely spoi... (more)"

13. Elspeth

PhD student's portable Pup Hotel!

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

11 repeat clients

"Looking for a plain old dog-sitter? Keep looking. Looking for your dog's new best friend? Congrats - you've found her! Elspeth is PHENOMENAL with dogs! I hav... (more)"

14. Chenika

Fun & Passionate Sitter!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Chenika was fantastic. JJ instantly took to her and I was at one at ease that he would be in great hands. Chenika was sweet, kind, responsive, and just wonde... (more)"

15. Danielle

Danielle the Dog Lover

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Danielle has taken care of my dog twice, and both times she's done a fantastic job. She is very considerate and really loves caring for animals. She also kee... (more)"

16. Delaney

super outgoing and friendly to all

Logan Circle, washington , DC, 20009

House Sitting, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Delaney was an excellent caretaker of my dog and my home while I was away for ten days. She went the extra mile in ever sense to ensure the pooch was well ca... (more)"

17. Kaycee

New DC Gal who misses her TN dogs!

Adams Morgan, D.C. , DC, 20009

House Sitting

3 repeat clients

"Once again Kaycee was dependable, took great care of my dog Kallie, and left my condo nicer than when I departed. Any owner and pet would be lucky to have her. (more)"

18. Emily

CoHi dog-sitting pro!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Emily was fantastic! She took excellent care of our dogs and was a super respectful house guest while she stayed in our home to watch them. she sent pictures... (more)"

19. Saisha

Dogs > People

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Saisha was a great last-minute did. She stopped to make sure she introduced herself to the girls before she stayed at our house. Coco took to her right away.... (more)"

20. Alex

Caring and energetic animal lover!

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Our dog, Kiwi, loved hanging out with Alex! She was great, took care of everything, and Kiwi was well exercised all weekend. Can't wait to have Alex watch h... (more)"

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When it comes to pet care and house sitting, pet owners in Kalorama, Washington, DC trust their pets with sitters on 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.

Rover offers the perfect alternative to dog kennels. The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your dog and your home, turn to Rover for your Kalorama, Washington, D.C. house sitting needs. On Rover, it's easy to find a loving dog sitter in Kalorama, Washington, DC who'll give your dog one-on-one attention while you're away, and your dog can enjoy a sweet staycation, right at home. Search from hundreds of trusted Kalorama house sitters near you, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your dog. We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. Then, when you're ready, book and pay for your dog's stay all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You get free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and cute photo updates throughout the stay. It's the easiest way to find trustworthy house sitters in Kalorama, Washington, DC for your dog: people who'll treat him like family.

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