House Sitting in Petworth, Washington, D. C.

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

1. Mary

Mt. Vernon Sq. mid day walker

Colonial Village, Arlington, VA, 22209

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

About: I absolutely love dogs and am happiest in the company of them. It would be my pleasure to spend some time mid day checking in and or walking with y... (more)

2. Sarah

Reliable and Caring Pet Sitter

Silver Spring, MD, 20910

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Sarah did such an excellent job watching my dog and cat for a week. She was so accommodating and I felt really comfortable having her stay at my place. I got... (more)"

3. Bridget

Experienced pet owner with car

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Bridget is a thoughtful and thorough person when caring for other people's animals. Having seen her care for the cats of a local lawyer, it is clear that she... (more)"

4. Aisling

Flexible, Dog Loving Student

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20036

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

"Aisling is a natural animal lover, and a very responsible young woman. 100% recommend her services. I've never had an issue with her over my time working w... (more)"

5. Stina Amanda

Pet enthusiast with flexible hours

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Stina Amanda stayed two nights with our cat and was great! She is extremely easy to stay in contact with, sent pictures, and left the apartment as she found ... (more)"

6. Michelle

Reading, Rugby, and A'Ruffmatic!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michelle was perfect! Not only did she send me lots of pictures of my dog playing with her, but she left me delicious treats and a note thanking ME for letti... (more)"

7. Patrick

I'm just a big dog myself

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I owe Patrick pretty much everything I know when it comes to dog behavior. He's helped my dog grow so much through socialization and even a few tricks! Patri... (more)"

8. Mark

Your dog will "wuf" me!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"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)"

9. Jean Marcel

I am passionate about what I do.

Au-Tenleytown, Washington, D.C., DC, 20016

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

"Jean Marcel is a very realiable and professional dog caregiver. His attention to detail and genuine care attitude for other people's pets is second to none. ... (more)"

10. Lilly

Friendly, reliable, loves animals!

Takoma Park, MD, 20912

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Simply put, Lilly was the perfect dog sitter. It's a great feeling to come home from a trip and to find your dog happy and stress-free. I honestly can't reco... (more)"

11. Whitney

Dog Friendly Office

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

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

5 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)"

12. Kim

Bully Babies Welcome!!!!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

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

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)

13. Lindsay

Dog lover!!

U Street Corridor, WASHINGTON, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Lindsay is such a gemstone! She took such good care of Bristow. I came home from my trip and my doggie was happy, rested, and calm, and my apartment was sp... (more)"

14. Katherine

loving care while you're not there

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

About: Hey there! I grew up in a dog loving family, and have raised and cared for dogs of all ages, breeds, and sizes for over a decade! I moved to DC 3 y... (more)

15. Holly

Active, Outgoing, & Animal Lover

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting

"Holly is a responsible, cheerful person who took wonderful care of my cat & home for the day. She is smart, kind, and has a love for animals that is reflecte... (more)"

16. Hannah

Never met a pup I didn't love!

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Hannah is awesome! We set up a meeting just a few days prior to our trip and instantly clicked with Hannah's warm, outgoing personality. She watched our two ... (more)"

17. Eran

Great experience and lots of love!

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Eran has been watching my rescue dog Walker for years. Honestly, and I know it sounds crazy, Walker has never been happier. His disposition is usually more E... (more)"

18. 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)"

19. Michelle

Your pup's new pal!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Michelle was a fantastic sitter! She did a great job and kept us updated the entire time we were out of town. She also looked after our house and Airbnb, whi... (more)"

20. Liz

Responsible and energetic dog lover

Columbia Heights, Washington , DC, 20010

House Sitting

4 repeat clients

"Liz is a terrific sitter. She was very responsive throughout - from the time I first reached out through the stay itself. She was super friendly and asked ... (more)"

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