House Sitting in Petworth, Washington, D. C.

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

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
1. Scarlett

Experienced caregiver for your pup!

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Scarlett stayed at our home and cared for our two medium-sized, energetic dogs twice, both times for roughly 10 days. She is very caring and was fabulous! ... (more)"

2. Joel and Daisy

100% Puppy Satisfaction Guaranteed

Barnaby Woods, Washington, DC, 20015

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 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. 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)"

4. Rachel

I will spend time with your cat

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

4 repeat clients

"Our cats loved Rachel! She was great at sending us pictures and when there was a small emergency at the house, she was able to go make sure our cats were ok... (more)"

5. Marla

Full-time weekends, Rock Creek Park

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Marla was fantastic in every way - we highly recommend her! She was prompt, our dogs loved her, and she sent us several pics - perfect weekend house sitter! (more)"

6. Rachel

Sit, Stay, Cuddle, Play

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"This was the first time we used Rover and we were not disappointed! Rachel was awesome keeping us up-to-date on our pup though pics and even a video while we... (more)"

7. Tierney

Veterinarian looking after pets!

Friendship Heights, washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

17 repeat clients

"Tierney was amazing with Mosby!! She kept me up to date the entire time and I could tell that Mosby absolutely loved her!! She was easy to communicate with... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
8. Alison

Law student who seriously <3s pups

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

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

"My dog (Maya) has loved Ali from the first time they met! No only is Ali good with dogs (i.e. treats them well, knows how to take care of them, etc.), but do... (more)"

9. Danielle

I need some doggies in my life!

Catholic University-Brookland, WA, DC, 20017

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

2 repeat clients

"Danielle was great. I unfortunately had another Rover sitter fail to show up for a meeting and then stopped replying. I was short on time and a little despe... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
10. Mariana

Your pet and I will have a blast!

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 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)

11. Ashley

Active person loves active dogs

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

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

"Ashley is quite the do lover. She no only loves dogs but has tons of energy for those who like to be super active. In the time I have known Ashley she has no... (more)"

12. Caroline

Patient, Kind and Attentive

Columbia Heights, Washignton, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Caroline was wonderful! She stayed for three nights with our 6 month-old puppy, which is not an easy job. Caroline was responsive, she sent us updates, sent ... (more)"

13. Emily

The Mary Puppins of DC

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting

7 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)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
14. Preetha

Dog lover with daytime availability

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20036

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

8 repeat clients

"Amazing! Will be using again for all future stays/sits. (more)"

15. Cara

Active and responsible dog buddy

Petworth, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I grew up with dogs and other pets, learning the responsibilities along with the joys of dog ownership early on. I'm happy to walk, jog and run wit... (more)

16. Karen

I'll take care of him as you do

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

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

2 repeat clients

"Karen is amazing with my dog ! She is always checking in and making sure I’m updated all the time . He loves her .. always a very happy boy when I return ! (more)"

17. Ashley

Excited to meet your pup!

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I am a very fun and engaged sitter. I have a very flexible schedule, including days, nights and weekends. I have cared for dogs for over 10 years, ... (more)

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
18. Peter

I Love All Dogs, Great & Small

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Peter was patient with Gabby. My dog was home recovering from surgery and he made sure her comfort was a priority. I felt his pricing was very reasonable and... (more)"

19. Maryam

Dog Trainer who will walk your dog

Mount Pleasant, DC, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 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)"

20. Romy

Your dog will be happy!

Columbia Heights, washington dc, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Romy has been taking the most amazing care of my Sparkles (Golden Retriever Mix) over the past 5 months. I work for the Peace Corp, so sometimes I have to tr... (more)"

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