House Sitting in Kalorama, Washington, D. C.

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

1. Jordan

Dogs: smarter than us w/ bigger <3s

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

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

1 repeat client

"Jordan was great with Jack. Provided updates and made sure all his needs were met during the stay. Came home to a happy dog. Highly recommend Jordan. (more)"

2. Joel and Daisy

100% Puppy Satisfaction Guaranteed

Barnaby Woods, Washington, DC, 20015

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Great communication and quick response with booking. I was happy that the availability that was shown online matched! Sometimes you try to book and other sit... (more)"

3. David

Law Student -Dog Lover

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"David was the best dog walker we have ever had. He really went above and beyond while communicating and making sure we knew our pup was taken care of. He eve... (more)"

4. Jillian

Dog lover with rescue experience

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

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

2 repeat clients

"I have pretty high expectations for dog sitters, and I'm not easily impressed, but I was really impressed by Jillian. She was conscientious from the start, p... (more)"

5. Sigma

Let me take your dog to the park!

Downtown, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Sigma was GREAT! We had him house sit over a holiday weekend, and we couldn't be happier. He clearly loved playing with our pup, as evident by all the pictur... (more)"

6. Rachel

Sit, Stay, Cuddle, Play

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Rachel was a wonderful sitter to our two pups! She was very communicative and our dogs clearly had a great time. We'd absolutely use her again. (more)"

7. Carina

Equal opportunity dog lover

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I can't thank Carina enough for taking care of Fenway. It was our first time using Rover and I was a bit nervous. She was great! Carina updated us and took p... (more)"

8. Marla

Full-time weekends, Rock Creek Park

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Marla was really fantastic in caring for our dog and home while we were away. Her love for animals is evident and she was very proactive with sending updates... (more)"

9. Annie

Dog Walker & Overnight Sitter

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"The best! We always look for Annie to watch our dogs first, as she is super responsible + responsive. We never worry when our pugs are with her :) (more)"

10. Kelli

Weekend dog adventurer

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20013

House Sitting

9 repeat clients

"I can't say enough about how wonderful Kelli is with dogs. She has taken care of my big, energetic, overly-loving lab puppy multiple times and has done a gre... (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
11. Juli

Loving your pups one walk at a time

U Street Corridor, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Julian watched my baby Harley and did a fantastic job taking great care of her and staying at my place. His communication was excellent and I really apprecia... (more)"

12. Caroline

Patient, Kind and Attentive

Columbia Heights, Washignton, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 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)"

13. Jodie

Bark bark! Don’t Worry, They Get It

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"Jodie was my favorite sitter I’ve had so far. My high maintenance pup looked happy and comfortable in the pictures she sent me. She is super responsive and y... (more)"

14. Jordan

I will take your dog on long walks.

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jordan S. has babysat my fur babies AND my actual human ones on numerous occasions and I trust her fully with both! I have a beagle and a German shepherd. Th... (more)"

15. Rachel

I will spend time with your cat

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

3 repeat clients

"Rachel did a great job taking care of my two 15-year old cats while I was gone last week. She was very responsive to my questions and kept me up-to-date on ... (more)"

16. Mariana

Your pet and I will have a blast!

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

About: It may seem a bit strange to see someone who works with animals all day to seek another job in working with more pets, but it's what I do best! I w... (more)

17. Maryam

Dog Trainer who will walk your dog

Mount Pleasant, DC, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Maryam was an incredible care giver to our two dogs. She went above and beyond with our puppy -- he had an upset stomach most of the time she watches him and... (more)"

18. Cortney

I’ll love your dogs like my own!

Ledroit Park, Washington, DC, 20059

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"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)"

19. Bianca

Loves long walks in the city

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

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

"Bianca is a caring and compassionate person who loves dogs. She has done a wonderful job of raising her own dog as well as fostering others in the past. When... (more)"

20. Makena

Loving & caring GW PreNursing

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20052

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"When meeting Makena, for the first time, she was very caring and sweet and I felt comfortable letting her stay here and taking care of my precious fur baby. ... (more)"

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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