House Sitting in Petworth, Washington, D. C.

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

1. Lydia

15 Doggone Happy Clients & Counting

The Palisades, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

4 repeat clients

"This was the second time Lydia stayed with my two pooches. Everything went great. The dogs and the house were in fabulous condition upon my return and I go... (more)"

2. Nicolle

I enjoy long walks at the dog park.

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I've known Nicole for over 16 years and she has always been incredibly responsible. She loves all animals and always makes sure to do the very best job when ... (more)"

3. Lauren

Professional, reliable, and fun!

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Lauren was fantastic! She was extremely responsive, professional, and clearly very caring towards our puppy. He had a wonderful time with Lauren. Our apartme... (more)"

4. Erin

Dogs make life better!

U Street Corridor, Washington, DC, 20001

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

"Erin is absolutely wonderful with dogs. I live with her and we have a lovely dog named Dutch who adores her. She is very good about taking him out, feeding h... (more)"

5. Shabreia

Your baby is in good hands!!!

Brentwood, Washington , DC, 20018

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"I met Shabreia as a fellow pet sitter at another company! She is very sweet and friendly. She covered a couple of my walks for me in the past and it always w... (more)"

Available this weekend
6. Lane Brooke

I want to hang out with your dog!

Colonial Village, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

16 repeat clients

"We give her 5 stars! She is very attentive to our rescue pups that are a little on the spoiled side. She gave text(s) updates and let us know what was going... (more)"

7. Stina Amanda

Pet enthusiast with flexible hours

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Amanda did an excellent job caring for Winston while we were away. She thoughtfully reviewed the instructions we left and asked detailed questions about medi... (more)"

8. Julia

Animal Lover and will do anything!

Capitol Hill, Washington DC, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Julia was outstanding with her care of our dog and apartment. She came over for a meet and greet, arriving on time and warmly greeting Basil. She sent us pic... (more)"

9. Patrick

I'm just a big dog myself

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

13 repeat clients

"Abby and Bailey had a great time with Patrick! Patrick provided good updates so I knew they were doing well throughout the day and when we got home we found ... (more)"

10. Mark

Your dog will "wuf" me!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Had a fantastic experience with Mark. He spent a ton of time with my puppy and made me feel completely at ease while traveling. I would highly recommend Mark... (more)"

11. Alex

Caring and energetic animal lover!

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"We love Alex. I try to book her in advance so she is available. She is a great person. She is someone we would hang out with personally, and she takes gre... (more)"

12. Katie

Friendly, pet-loving sitter

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Katie is amazing and went above and beyond her call of duty. My dog Cami loved her and she followed all the dog care instructions to the T. I would gladly ... (more)"

13. Erin

Lover of ALL dogs

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20064

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"We could not have asked for a better stay with our dogs! Erin is so kind, compassionate, responsible, and TRULY will love your animals the way you do. She ma... (more)"

14. Amanda

Reliable and dependable dogcare!

U Street Corridor, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Amanda was great through the whole process! Punctual, thorough, and responsive. She sent great photos and updates while I was away. My dog seemed happy an... (more)"

15. John

No Dog is too much for me to handle

Ledroit Park, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"John was incredible! He left me very detailed notes on his care and time with Roxy, which I did not expect nor ask for. He was also super clean and tidy and ... (more)"

16. Sarah

Let me take care of your dog!!!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Sarah was great during our vacation.. came home to a happy pup and a clean house. (more)"

17. Kim

Bully Babies Welcome!!!!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

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

3 repeat clients

About: We love our bully fur babies! Set up a stay at our home and your baby will never be lonely. My 10 y.o. and 3 y.o. Bullies would love to meet some... (more)

18. Whitney

Dog Friendly Office

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

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

6 repeat clients

"Whitney was great. Our dog seemed to immediately warm up to her, sensing she was a dog person, and she was really warm and welcoming to him. She sent lots ... (more)"

19. Fae

Dedicated large-breed rescuer

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Fae watched our dog in our home during a week and a half trip we made overseas. We were a bit nervous about leaving our pup, Maddy, for so long with a sitte... (more)"

20. Caitlin

Excited to make new fuzzy friends!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Caitlin is a kind and reliable person that I trust with my pets. I have personally observed her taking care of a sick cat that was not even hers; providing f... (more)"

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