House Sitting in Kalorama, Washington, D. C.

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

Available this weekend
1. Charlie

Big fan of all things fluffy

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

22 repeat clients

"Take it from a couple of very protective moms to our two fur-babies: Charlie is the very best. She spent four days at our house when we were away and made ou... (more)"

2. Chenika

Fun & Passionate Sitter!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

4 repeat clients

"I can't stop giving Chenika 5 stars! She is so sweet and I know I'm leaving my dog with the same love and care I would provide if I were there! She's the best! (more)"

3. Emily

The Mary Puppins of DC

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"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)"

4. Elle

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

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Elle did such a great job of watching our dog, Hank while we were out of town. She was extremely reliable, sent lots of great pictures, and went above and be... (more)"

5. Emily

DC dog lover who misses her pup!

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting

2 repeat clients

"Emily was fantastic! She is extremely friendly and responsible, and made us feel at ease leaving our dog with her - and he absolutely loved her. Thank you E... (more)"

6. Lydia

Available Labor Day Weekend!

Ledroit Park, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Our dog is very active, large and attention-hungry, so we needed someone who could handle her while we were on vacation. Lydia exceeded expectations when hou... (more)"

7. Lauren

Professional, reliable, and fun!

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Lauren was maybe my best rover sitter to date. I had a last minute cancellation and she was flexible on very short notice. She sent me pictures and an update... (more)"

8. Libby

Happy to stay and play

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Libby was so wonderful! She was great with updating me with pictures and recaps. I really appreciated how flexible she was as well! The pups definitely had a... (more)"

9. Ciana

All dogs are good dogs

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Ciana stayed with Lego in my home for over a week. She took great care of Lego and my home. She helped send me a document I needed in the house while I was a... (more)"

10. Katherine

Lifelong Pal to All Animals!

Mount Pleasant, WASHINGTON, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"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)"

11. Annie

Dog Walker & Overnight Sitter

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Annie was so great! She sent us plenty of photos of our pugs and left our house spotless. We feel so lucky to have had her watching our pugs and look forwar... (more)"

12. Rachel

Longtime Dog Owner and Hiker

Au-Tenleytown, District of Columbia, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Rachel did a great job with Sidney, even when he got a little sick to his stomach after we left. She was very attentive and kept us updated. Thanks for taki... (more)"

Available this weekend
13. Sam

Eager dog lover with snappy spirit

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Sam was very great with our l'il guy. She gave us updates during our trip with pictures included; very much appreciated. She was also able to get him to loos... (more)"

14. Shelby

Animal lover with flexible schedule

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Shelby was fantastic! Gus clearly felt comfortable with her and enjoyed their time together, and she handled all of his quirks like a pro. She sent lots of p... (more)"

15. Megan

Megan R's Dog Boarding

Northwest Washington, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Megan was excellent! My dog took to her immediately- she's clearly a natural with dogs. Megan both dog- and house-sat for the week we were out of town. She a... (more)"

16. Stephanie

Live, Love, Dogs

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Stephanie is a young professional, with a genuine understanding and sensitivity toward our dogs. I have always been comfortable knowing that Stephanie will ... (more)"

17. Sarah

Let me take care of your dog!!!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Sarah was great as always! She is very neat and the house looked exactly as we left it. Our pup was happy to see Sarah and obviously likes her company. I hig... (more)"

18. Katherine

Dog-lover, will love yours!

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Katherine was great! She was extremely flexible and communicative during her stay with Bogey. She also sent lots of pictures and took him on a trip to the pa... (more)"

19. Alice

Love long walks and playing catch!

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Alice was wonderful with Minnie and Ernie! She was very respectful of our house and the dogs loved spending time with her. I would absolutely use Alice aga... (more)"

20. Meredith

Puppy pal and dog lover!

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Meredith was super sweet and easy to work with. I know our pack can be a lot! (One senior dog that needs medication and two cats) but she was friendly and he... (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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