House Sitting in Petworth, Washington, D. C.

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

1. Libby

Happy to stay and play

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 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)"

2. Caroline

Patient, Kind and Attentive

Columbia Heights, Washignton, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 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)"

3. N'Dia

Available during the Holidays :D

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"N’Dia was amazing! I had a last minute all-day meeting and didn’t want to take my pup to daycare. I messaged N’Dia at 10 pm the night before and she respon... (more)"

4. Jessica

Vet Tech & K9 Adventure Guide!

Fort Totten-Upper Northeast, Washington DC, DC, 20011

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

8 repeat clients

"Five stars isn’t nearly enough. Jessica was simply fantastic. She cared for our special needs boy with the utmost attention to detail, cataloging his seizure... (more)"

5. Shenee

Bark Bungalow

Fort Totten-Upper Northeast, Washington, DC, 20012

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Shenee was attentive to my elderly dog Conan and gave him tons of love, affection, exercise, and couch time (he's a big time couch potato). She came to our h... (more)"

6. Shay

Love Them Like My Own

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Shay was easy to communicate with, was happy to come over for a meet and greet before booking, and took great care of our separation-anxiety prone pup. We c... (more)"

7. Rachel

Last Minute is OK,Cats Welcome Too!

Cleveland Park, Washington DC, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Rachel was awesome. I needed a last-minute sitter and she came through and took great care of Watson. She’s super communicative and sent adorable pictures. I... (more)"

8. Maryam

Dog Trainer who will walk your dog

Mount Pleasant, DC, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Maryam sat with our dogs twice in a short period of time. They loved spending time with her (we started calling her Maryam Poppins)! She sent great pics and ... (more)"

9. Grace

Lover of all pets! Owner of a snake

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Thanks a million Grace.! This is the first time my husband I have used anybody other than family to watch our dogs while we are away. Grace did a great job... (more)"

10. Emily

The Mary Puppins of DC

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"We had Emily do a trial run overnight this past weekend and WOW were we impressed! My dogs loved her (a little too much as after she left they both whimpered... (more)"

11. Erin

Adores all breeds

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20064

House Sitting, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Erin was AMAZING. We have three dogs -- together, they're a bit of a handful. She was totally fine with managing them all. She sent adorable photos, so we kn... (more)"

12. Anna

The furrier the better, dogs & cats

Petworth, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Anna was wonderful! I felt very safe trusting her with my cat and my apartment. She was very quick to respond to any questions I had as well. (more)"

13. Dominique

I'll care for your pup like you do!

Petworth, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Dominique is an amazing pet sitter! We came home to very happy pets, and a clean home. As soon as I met her I felt confident having her house sit. My animals... (more)"

14. Emily

Expert in snuggling and walkies

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Emily was an attentive and loving caretaker of Sammy, my 10-year-old cocker spaniel. Sammy is not an easy dog, with a number of different health issues that... (more)"

15. Joshua

A loving couple with two fur babies

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

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

1 repeat client

"I know Joshua for about 3 years now. He is one of the most caring people I have ever met, he is great with animals, they just simply adore him because he sho... (more)"

16. Katherine

Lifelong Pal to All Animals!

Mount Pleasant, WASHINGTON, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Katherine was so wonderful again! Dorothy and Lucy had a great time. Dorothy got lots of long walks. They were not anxious at all when we got home which mean... (more)"

17. Alice

Love long walks and playing catch!

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Alice was wonderful with Minnie and Ernie! She was very respectful of our house and the dogs loved spending time with her. I would absolutely use Alice aga... (more)"

18. Cindy

Just say the breed, I'll be there!

Fort Totten-Upper Northeast, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Cindy did a terrific job. We just moved to a new home and the house was in shambles. We had to take a trip to NY, and Cindy was flexible with our changing ... (more)"

19. Jillian

Dog lover with rescue experience

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

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

2 repeat clients

"Jillian did a fabulous job sitting for my pup. She took him on long walks in the woods and around the neighborhood and did a great job looking out for him at... (more)"

20. David

Seeking 1 New regular client!

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20008

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

9 repeat clients

"This was the first time that David took care of our crew of 3 (2 dogs, 1 cat) and we were so grateful to have him there, He communicated frequently, sent ph... (more)"

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