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. 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)"

Available this weekend
3. Charlie

Big fan of all things fluffy

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

22 repeat clients

"Charlie was wonderful. Like most dogs, Mars is an excellent judge of character. He took to her immediately. Our neighbors tell us that he went on more tha... (more)"

4. Lauren

Professional, reliable, and fun!

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"This was our first time using Rover, or any other service to find someone to watch our pets. Lauren was amazing, sending regular updates each day. Our house ... (more)"

5. Shay

Love Them Like My Own

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

8 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)"

6. Katherine

Lifelong Pal to All Animals!

Mount Pleasant, WASHINGTON, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Katherine was wonderful! We know our pets (cat and dog) were well taken care of and had a great time with her because they didn't seem anxious when we got ho... (more)"

7. Sarah

Easy day access to Georgetown area

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

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

2 repeat clients

"Sarah did a great job looking after our old Yorkshire terrier, and managing his medication, as well as giving him walks around the neighborhood. She also di... (more)"

8. Stephanie

Live, Love, Dogs

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"As a fellow dog owner I have given Stephanie the responsibility of caring for my pets in the past. She has always shown a great deal of care and love towards... (more)"

9. Chenika

Fun & Passionate Sitter!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

4 repeat clients

"Chenika stayed in my apartment with my dog while I was away for a long weekend and she was fabulous! Mulder has some separation anxiety and barks a bunch whe... (more)"

10. Dominique

I'll care for your pup like you do!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Domonique's attention to detail and love for dogs put me at ease when leaving my dog with her. She was quick to communicate and kept me informed while I was ... (more)"

11. Lisa

Dog walking & pet sitting with love

Takoma Park, MD, 20912

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Lisa was every pup owners dream! I got lots of pics and updates about their time together - especially play time and walks! You can tell she is someone who ... (more)"

12. Alberto

Your Friend in Chevy Chase

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20015

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Alberto was so communicative and flexible. He sent regular updates, including funny commentary. I would definitely recommend him and would will book him agai... (more)"

13. Ana

BubblyLoving and Adoring Pet Sitter

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ana's love and care for all animals reflects that of her closest friends. She is always there, and always ready to help in any situation! Ana recently became... (more)"

Available this weekend
14. Hayley

Home all day, frequent walk & play!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

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

1 repeat client

"I have known Hayley for years and have used her many times to watch our dogs while we are on vacation. She always treats our dogs as good, if not better, tha... (more)"

15. Perry

Caring, Attentive and Fun!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Perry is responsible and reliable. He cares for each and every dog like it was his own. There is no one I would trust more with my babies! (more)"

16. Nora

Active, Loving Wannabe Dog Owner!!

Adams Morgan, WASHINGTON, DC, 20009

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

"Nora has always done an amazing job of taking care of my animals. She is wonderful about keeping my hyperactive dog entertained and exercised, but is also fa... (more)"

17. Caroline

Artist & Animal Lover

Columbia Heights, Washington DC, DC, 20009

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

1 repeat client

"I would highly recommend Caroline as a petsitter (dogs, cats, etc.). Caroline has taken care of my dog Jack numerous times in the past and has always been gr... (more)"

18. Pia

I'll run with your dog and cuddle!

Columbia Heights, Washington DC, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Pia is one of my closest friends from college. Two of those college years, I had the pleasure of living with her and also the opportunity take care of one of... (more)"

19. Kelly

I'll take your dog on long walks!

Mount Pleasant, Washington , DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kelly should definitely be a dog sitter. She enjoys interacting with my house dog and its really nice with her. Kelley takes her to walks and Luna (the cute ... (more)"

20. Marla

Full-time weekends, Rock Creek Park

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"When I was living in DC, Marla watched my dog Indie on many occasions. Indie is a rescue dog with some abandonment anxiety, and a 50 lb pit bull mix. He can ... (more)"

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