House Sitting in Kalorama, Washington, D. C.

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

1. Libby

Happy to stay and play

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Libby was just what we were looking for in a dog sitter! She checked in once a day with a sweet photo, was very responsive with all communication, and took g... (more)"

2. Tessa

Take care of em' like my own :)

Columbia Heghts, Arlington, VA, 22204

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

13 repeat clients

"Tessa (and Craig) are WONDERFUL! This past visit was a bit tricky - my dog Sergio ended up having a bit of a tummy bug, which required administering some med... (more)"

3. Caroline

Patient, Kind and Attentive

Columbia Heights, Washignton, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Caroline was great! She watched our dog Max over the New Years weekend and was extremely communicative about everything and I felt like he was in great hands... (more)"

4. Emily

Experienced, caring dog sitter

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

4 repeat clients

"Emily was fantastic! Really appreciate her time andmore importantly her care and attention. Definitely will call on Emily for great service again. (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
5. Annie

Dog Walker & Overnight Sitter

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Annie was fantastic and my dog had an incredible time (the pictures Annie sent me showed huge dog smiles)! One perk is she left my place cleaner than when sh... (more)"

6. Elle

I haven't met a dog I haven't loved

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Elle was so sweet with our dogs & kept us up to speed our whole trip including great pics! We are so grateful to have had her watching our two dogs & are ve... (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 was fantastic with my 15 year old Australian Cattle Dog. She even left a cute little report card with details on how Rocky did. She comes with my hig... (more)"

8. Emily

The Mary Puppins of DC

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting

5 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)"

9. Devan

Available for Thanksgiving in DC!

U Street Corridor, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Devan did an amazing job taking care of our 10 month old puppy when we had go out of town last minute. She was quick to respond, and easy to get a hold of. D... (more)"

10. Dominique

I'll care for your pup like you do!

Petworth, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Dominique stayed at our house for a long weekend to watch our dog while we were out of town. We had never hired a dog sitter before and we were nervous. She ... (more)"

11. Rory

Dog lover. Have had 3 boxers

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Rory was great! She took really good care of our 10-month old Lab puppy and left our house spotless. She was really great at communicating with us while we w... (more)"

12. Caroline

Caring and committed dog walker

Berkley, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Caroline was awesome with George and took great care of our home. I highly recommend Caroline for any pet or house sitting needs. Thanks Caroline! (more)"

13. Krista

I'll give your dog all the snuggles

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"We had Krista take care of our Shiba Inu for an entire week while we were out of the country, and she was fantastic. This was a first for our dog, who is not... (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
14. Juliana

Animal whisperer

Georgetown, Washington, DC, 20007

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

5 repeat clients

"Juliana was great with my dog, a senior who needed some extra care and attention. She was willing to go the extra mile that she was comfortable, and great a... (more)"

15. N'Dia

Available during the Holidays :D

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"N’Dia is amazing and so nice. She will definitely be our go to next time we need a sitter for Teddy! She took him to the dog park, went on tons of walks and ... (more)"

16. Lindsay

I treat all dogs like my children

Au-Tenleytown, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lindsay took great care of Watson! She was incredibly communicative and sent lots of pictures of their time together. She made sure my apartment was exactly ... (more)"

Available this weekend
17. Anna

The furrier the better, dogs & cats

Petworth, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Anna was wonderful! I felt very safe trusting her with my cat and my apartment. She was very quick to respond to any questions I had as well. (more)"

18. Katherine

Lifelong Pal to All Animals!

Mount Pleasant, WASHINGTON, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Katherine was wonderful! We know our pets (cat and dog) were well taken care of and had a great time with her because they didn't seem anxious when we got ho... (more)"

19. Francies

Graduate student and animal lover!

Columbia Heights, Washington, D.C., DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Francies took care of our dog Memphis and our home while we were away for a week. She is amazing! Sent us updates and pictures every day and when we returned... (more)"

20. Cortney

I’ll love your dog like it’s mine!

Ledroit Park, Washington, DC, 20059

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Cortney was fantastic! We came home to a clean house and a very happy dog. Cortney was very easy to communicate with both before and during her stay. Highly ... (more)"

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