Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Mount Vernon Square, Washington, D. C.

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

1. Janine

I love my babies!

Catholic University-Brookland, WASH, DC, 20017

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

53 repeat clients

"Janine is a life saver! She is our goto when we go out on vacation for multiple days. She sends pics and updates every time she's let the boys out. Highly re... (more)"

2. Allison

Your furkid will be in great hands!

Columbia Heights, Washington , DC, 20001

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

9 repeat clients

"Allison watched Klopp for my boyfriend and I about a month ago, but I had to make sure I logged in and wrote a review because she did such a fantastic job. S... (more)"

Available this weekend
3. Christine

Exploring Nature & the City w/ Dogs

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20018

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

"Christine was an amazing temporary dog and cat mom to my fur babies! She responded quickly and helped me out in a pinch. She also left me a note when I lef... (more)"

Available this weekend
4. Ami

Law student wants dog stress relief

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

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

"Ami is wonderful with dogs. She is enthusiastic about spending time with dogs, big and small, and has a real knack for pet care. My two dogs absolutely love... (more)"

5. Gabriel

Sorry that my dog puns are so corgi

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

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

"Gabe is the best dog sitter I've ever had. He is responsible, reliable, and conscientious. My dog is always happy to see Gabe and they've never had any probl... (more)"

6. Sarah-Anne

I'll play catch with your dog!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: My whole life I have been surrounded by dogs, whether it was caring for my own or taking care of another's. Growing up I was responsible for caring... (more)

7. Erin

Happy Dog=Happy Owner

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Erin has taken great care of our dog Max and our home while we were out of town on an extended vacation. She is responsible, communicative, and trustworthy. ... (more)"

8. Chenika

Fun & Passionate Sitter!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Chenika was great. I had to leave my cat for the weekend for a trip and Chenika took very good care of him. She also came by before my trip to meet me and th... (more)"

9. Scott

A Happy Dog = A Happy Owner

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Scott has been walking my dog Smokey for two months now and Smokey is very happy with him! (And if Smokey is happy, I'm happy). Scott takes good care of Smok... (more)"

10. Emily

Loves long walks and runs with dogs

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emily was a very energetic, fun, and compassionate dog sitter! Rufus, my 112 pound bloodhound, absolutely loved when she came over to stay with him and walk ... (more)"

11. Chioma

I'll treat your pup like family!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

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

"Dependable. Loves animals. Always on time. Respects animals. Will keep your animal clean I can say she is an animal advocate. Can be trusted with your home... (more)"

12. Julia

Animal Lover <3

Capitol Hill, Washington DC, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Julia was great! Very communicative and took great care of my cat while I was gone for the weekend. Great updates on both days! Glad my kitty was in good hands! (more)"

13. Haley

I care for your dog like you do!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Haley was the perfect caretaker for our kitten! She was communicative during the sitting days and was flexible when I needed to adjust the feeding instructio... (more)"

14. Laura

Quality care for your fur baby!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

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

13 repeat clients

"First time using Rover and Laura made it easy. The updates were consistent and all within my requested windows for walks and feedings. Will be a repeat client! (more)"

15. Danielle

I even give dog baths!

Columbia Heights, Washington , DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Danielle is a compassionate and conscientious dog lover (and dog mom). She grew up taking care of dogs and has always been gentle, kind, and attentive - for... (more)"

16. Vanessa

Safety First & Mandatory Fun!

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Vanessa came to see us before we left her with our pup. It was great to meet her before hand! We only booked her for a half hour and she stayed longer playin... (more)"

17. Lindsey

Reliable + Active Dog Lover

U Street Corridor, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lindsey is great! I completely trust her with my dog Millie! Lindsey is trustworthy and reliable. I'd highly recommend her to others. She is easy to contact ... (more)"

18. Morgan

Doggone Crazy About Furry Friends!

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Morgan has been around animals her entire life and she knows how to take care of dogs. She is naturally friendly and affectionate with animals and they respo... (more)"

19. Lee

My dog and I love company!

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

14 repeat clients

"Friendly, flexible, reliable, affordable. What else do you need? (more)"

Available this weekend
20. Nikki

Trained Animal Care Specialist

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I worked with Nikki on a farm with goats and chickens for 2 months and I can attest to her amazing abilities to take care of animals. While she had never wor... (more)"

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Dog owners in Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC love booking pet sitting with sitters on Rover.com. Over 7,397 pet owners have reviewed pet sitters in Washington DC, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5 stars. Booking pet sitting can be super affordable, no matter where you live. Trust us, we think you'll be pleasantly surprised. Curious what it might cost to book pet sitting with Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before reaching out and starting a conversation with a pet sitter near you in Mount Vernon Square.

The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your pets and check in on you home, turn to Rover. It's easy to find a loving Mount Vernon Square pet sitter on Rover who'll give your pet one-on-one attention while you're away, and take care of your home. Search from hundreds of trusted pet sitters in Mount Vernon Square, Washington, D.C., read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your pet(s). 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 house and pet sitter all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You'll have the peace of mind knowing that your sitter has free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and will send you cute photo updates throughout the stay. Rover is the easiest way to find trustworthy Mount Vernon Square pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

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