House Sitting in Petworth, Washington, D. C.

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

1. Kaylene

Doctorate Student who LOVES dogs!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington DC, DC, 20064

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Kaylene did an awesome job watching my two pups. She stayed in my home when I was out of town and sent me cute pictures of my dogs throughout the day. She wa... (more)"

2. Diana

Dog Loving Grad Student

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"If there's one thing to know about Diana it's that she LOVES dogs. All sizes, breeds, colors- dogs gravitate towards her because she has so much love to give... (more)"

3. Natalia

Dog and baby sitter extraordinaire

Foxhall Village, Washington, DC, 20007

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Natalia is a very responsible and loving dog caregiver. Natalia is a physician's assistant for her work and she applies the same care, discipline, and love t... (more)"

4. Anna

Sweet, southern, caring

Petworth, Washington DC , DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Having known Anna for a number of years, I can personally attest to the love and care she provides for not only her pets, but animals in general. The number ... (more)"

5. Lauren

Professional, reliable, and fun!

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Lauren was maybe my best rover sitter to date. I had a last minute cancellation and she was flexible on very short notice. She sent me pictures and an update... (more)"

6. Ashley

Puppies and playtime <3

Shaw, Washington , DC, 20001

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

About: I am willing to give your pet the love it needs while you're away, and look forward to spending time with your pet. I am a young professional worki... (more)

7. Michelle

Reading, Rugby, and A'Ruffmatic!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"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)"

8. Stina Amanda

Pet enthusiast with flexible hours

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 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)"

9. Mark

Your dog will "wuf" me!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Mark stayed with our pup Easton in our home for Thanksgiving. It was the longest that we have been away from her since we got her earlier this year. He pro... (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. Marsha

Our home is your dog's home

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

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

"Marsha often takes care of my 7 year old Maltese Yorkie named Murphy. And I couldn't ask for a more loving, fun and responsible person to watch Murphy while ... (more)"

12. Emily

Let me hang out with your dog

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting

"Emily could not have been a better dog sitter for us. She watched our three dogs, one of whom is a puppy and is still a little wild. She was able to handle... (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. 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)"

15. 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)"

Available this weekend
16. Katherine

loving care while you're not there

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Katherine was great. She was on time, knowledgeable, incredibly communicative and took great care of my quirky dog. I'll definitely be asking her to sit again! (more)"

17. Chenika

Fun & Passionate Sitter!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"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)"

18. 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)"

19. Luiza

Puppy lover, works from home!

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

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

3 repeat clients

"Luiza watched my dog when I was out of town for the holidays! She did a combination of watching my dog in my home and then bringing her over to her own home... (more)"

20. Agon

Student at GW university

Petworth, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Agon was great with Jolene and Rumble. They took to him the first time they met him, and everything went smoothly while we were away for a week. Agon sent ... (more)"

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