House Sitting in Petworth, Washington, D. C.

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

1. Julia

Animal Lover <3

Capitol Hill, Washington DC, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 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)"

2. Dominique

I'll care for your pup like you do!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"We actually had a natural disaster at our house while Dominique Covelli sitting for us, a tree was struck by lightning and fell on the house wrecking the car... (more)"

3. Ariel

Dog-obsessed world traveler

Cleveland Park, Washington, DC, 20008

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Ariel is amazing in every respect! She was great with our dogs, very flexible, and always punctual! We recommend her without reservation! (more)"

4. Ronald

Love to make dogs feel loved.

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20036

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Ronald is great I will definitely recommend him and my dogs loved him he sent a lot of pictures and I loved that I came home to a clean house and tired puppi... (more)"

5. Libby

Happy to stay and play

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 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)"

6. 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)"

7. Mary-Kathryn

Fun and loving weekend dog sitter!!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Mary-Kathryn was great! The dogs were very happy and she sent daily texts and photos to keep us apprised of their daily routine. We also came home to a tidy ... (more)"

8. Charlie

Big fan of all things fluffy

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

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

10 repeat clients

"We love Charlie. We've used her multiple times in the past year. #RepeatCustomer (more)"

9. Katherine

Lifelong Pal to All Animals!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"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)"

10. Syd

Paw-sitively Great Petsitting!

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Sydny was super friendly as one of our dogs is very people shy and its hard to get him to come around, but by the end of the meet and greet he was licking he... (more)"

11. John

Problem Dogs Welcome!

Ledroit Park, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"John was great! My doggies went out on adventures and he is a good pack leader. I have pitbulls and it's nice that he is comfortable with them. (more)"

Available this weekend
12. Victoria

Former dog mom | Dog-friendly apart

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20018

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

"Victoria is one of the most responsible and dependable people I know. I have no doubt that she's someone you can trust and count on! (more)"

13. Emily

CoHi dog-sitting pro!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Emily was very flexible with our travel schedule and left our apartment in perfect condition. Our dog seemed happy and well cared for when we returned after ... (more)"

14. Rachel

Anything they need I can do!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"As Rachel's roommate, I can attest that she is a responsible and enthusiastic dog-sitter. She's been asked to sit dogs for people in her workplace, and she i... (more)"

15. Mark

Your dog will "wuf" me!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

5 repeat clients

"Mark was fantastic. We went out of town last minute and he was able to stay at our house and watch our dogs. He kept them with their food and bathroom schedu... (more)"

16. Chenika

Fun & Passionate Sitter!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

3 repeat clients

"Chenika did a fabulous job with my River!!!! She arrived in time and stayed in my home over the weekend. She sent frequent updates via text and pictures whic... (more)"

17. Shay

Love Them Like My Own

Columbia Heights, Washington , DC, 20010

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

4 repeat clients

"Shay took great care of our dog and provided lots of pictures and updates. (more)"

18. Camryn

Scratch N' Sniff Doggy Daycare

Lamond Riggs, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Camryn, was great! She dogsat my dog while I was away for the week. She spent the nights at my house and walked my dog several times a day. Trustworthy and k... (more)"

19. Gina

Vet Clinic Manager & Pit Lover

Petworth, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"I came home to a happy puppy, tidy home and flowers in bloom. Gina was great keeping me up to date and sending lots of pictures of my pooch. Will book again! (more)"

20. Marissa

Dog's best friend!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Marissa was a really great sitter for our dogs over the weekend. She was easy to get in touch with and gave us updates at the frequency we requested. We came... (more)"

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