House Sitting in Kalorama, Washington, D. C.

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

1. Kaylene

Doctorate Student who LOVES dogs!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington DC, DC, 20064

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Kaylene did an awesome job watching my two pups. She stayed in my home when I was out of town and sent me cute pictures of my dogs throughout the day. She wa... (more)"

2. Michelle

Reading, Rugby, and A'Ruffmatic!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Michelle was terrific with Gus while I was out of the country. I felt that he was great hands and I felt aware of how he was doing through Michelle's prompt ... (more)"

3. Danielle

Danielle the Dog Lover

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have been an avid dog-lover my entire life, and was raised with having several dogs in my household. Since I am not financially ready to have a d... (more)

4. Natalia

Dog and baby sitter extraordinaire

Foxhall Village, Washington, DC, 20007

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Natalia is a very responsible and loving dog caregiver. Natalia is a physician's assistant for her work and she applies the same care, discipline, and love t... (more)"

5. Lauren

Professional, reliable, and fun!

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"This was our first time using Rover, or any other service to find someone to watch our pets. Lauren was amazing, sending regular updates each day. Our house ... (more)"

Available this weekend
6. Sarah

GW Student Missing Her Doggies

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20091

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah Schrup is a responsible, organized, and professional young woman with a history of dog-walking and dog-loving. An A+ student, Sarah's timeliness, passi... (more)"

7. Stina Amanda

Pet enthusiast with flexible hours

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"The pets were in great hands with Stina! She was responsive and it was quick and easy to set everything up. I got pictures and updates throughout the visit a... (more)"

8. Katie

Friendly, pet-loving sitter

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Katie was a life saver. We had some last minute plans come up and she was able to come over and watch Mac for us for a few hours! She was very sweet and Mac ... (more)"

9. Lydia

Dog Sitter Extraordinaire!

The Palisades, Washington, DC, 20007

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting

2 repeat clients

"Lydia is the best! I loved her daily updates and knew Clooney was getting tons of attention because Lydia said she was "chirping" (Clooney's happy meow). I... (more)"

10. Marsha

Our home is your dog's home

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

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

"Marsha often takes care of my 7 year old Maltese Yorkie named Murphy. And I couldn't ask for a more loving, fun and responsible person to watch Murphy while ... (more)"

11. Caty

Your dog's best bud for the weekend

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20036

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Caty was great with Gus, and consistently kept me updated. It was great knowing while gone he was in good hands, and came home to a happy pup :) (more)"

Available this weekend
12. Aloise

any dogs first choice sitter!

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20036

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

"Aloise is an active, fun and caring individual who is great with pets of all kinds! She has helped me with my pets while I have gone on several vacations and... (more)"

13. Alex

Caring and energetic animal lover!

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Alex was great, and I would highly recommend her. She stayed with our puppy for the weekend while we were out of town. She was very friendly and a wonderful ... (more)"

14. Emily

Let me hang out with your dog

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting

"Emily could not have been a better dog sitter for us. She watched our three dogs, one of whom is a puppy and is still a little wild. She was able to handle... (more)"

15. Danni

GWU Honors Student with Experience!

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20052

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Danni and Steven were great! We have an older dog that requires a lot of patience. They stayed at our house, cared for her (she requires help to walk and get... (more)"

16. Kathryn

Responsible, Grad Student for Hire

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"So thankful Kathryn was able to watch Bazinga on such short notice! She kept me updated, was happy to send pics, and I came home to a happy dog! Made being a... (more)"

17. Lindsay

Dog lover!!

U Street Corridor, WASHINGTON, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Lindsay is such a gemstone! She took such good care of Bristow. I came home from my trip and my doggie was happy, rested, and calm, and my apartment was sp... (more)"

18. Luiza

Puppy lover, works from home!

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

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

3 repeat clients

"Luiza watched my dog when I was out of town for the holidays! She did a combination of watching my dog in my home and then bringing her over to her own home... (more)"

19. Eran

Great experience and lots of love!

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Eran has been watching my rescue dog Walker for years. Honestly, and I know it sounds crazy, Walker has never been happier. His disposition is usually more E... (more)"

20. Holly

Active, Outgoing, & Animal Lover

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting

"Holly is a responsible, cheerful person who took wonderful care of my cat & home for the day. She is smart, kind, and has a love for animals that is reflecte... (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 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.

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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