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House Sitting in Petworth, Washington, D. C.

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

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1. Laura

Long walks, belly rubs and love!

Au-Tenleytown, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Laura is wonderful! Maggie loved her, and we were so happy to get updates and photos every day. We will definitely use Laura again. (more)"

2. Brett

Trustworthy Dedicated dog dude

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"My pup had a great time with Brett! Brett gave Toby such a great attention and love during his overnight stay. He communicated throughout the booking and st... (more)"

3. Sigma

Let me take your dog to the park!

Downtown, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sigma was GREAT! We had him house sit over a holiday weekend, and we couldn't be happier. He clearly loved playing with our pup, as evident by all the pictur... (more)"

4. Brooke

I'll have summer fun with your pups

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brooke was great with the pups and made sure they had company during many walks and runs during her stay. Could not have left my fur kids in better hands. (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
5. Scott

Let me pamper your pup

Catholic University-Brookland, WASHINGTON, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Scott is a very caring and responsible individual. While I've seen him get along with all sorts of animals, he is particularly excellent with cats - they lov... (more)"

6. Anna

Proven fun for dogs

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

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

"Anna will look after your dog conscientiously and they will regard her as a fun friend. She looked after two of mine as puppies and now they are adult dogs t... (more)"

7. Daniela

Life is better with animals!

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20015

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Daniela is the female dog whisper.... she treats my dogs like her children. For Rosie and Pugsley it is like going to grandma's house when Daniela is watch... (more)"

8. Shay

Love Them Like My Own

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Shay did an awesome job with Moksie! She's friendly, flexible and Moksie is a big fan. Her updates are great and I enjoyed the pictures she sent. Will def ... (more)"

9. Avni

kind + experienced walker & sitter

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I 100% recommend Avni for dog sitting! She’s so sweet with our Willow and you can tell she loves and cares for dogs so well. Before her first visit, she stop... (more)"

10. Mariana

Your pet and I will have a blast!

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: It may seem a bit strange to see someone who works with animals all day to seek another job in working with more pets, but it's what I do best! I w... (more)

11. Madison

Life is better with a dog

Au-Tenleytown, Washington DC, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Madison was amazing! She sent frequent pics of our dog and gave updates throughout the day (without us asking!)! She was super flexible and amazing to work w... (more)"

12. Marla

Full-time weekends, Rock Creek Park

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Marla was the best dog-sitter we ever had. She sent lots of photos and kept us informed of Sammy's activities. I cannot recommend her enough! (more)"

13. Anna

I'm a dog whisperer

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I was able to relax on my weekend away knowing my dog was safe and happy with Anna! She sent lots of pictures and updates, and even took him to the dog park!... (more)"

14. Jordan

I will love on your pups!

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting

"Jordan was our house/petsitter for our 2 pups and indoor/outdoor cat for 5 nights while we were on vacation. She was reliable and was great at sending us dai... (more)"

15. Katie

Caring and attentive dog sitter!

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20008

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

"Katie was great! She watched our cat and dog at our house while we were out of town for a long weekend. When she arrived for the meet and greet she had alrea... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
16. Paul

Always looking for a good doggo

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Paul is great with dogs. He has watched my dog several times and I will keep coming back to him. My dog seems to have a great time while he is with Paul, and... (more)"

17. Connor

Experienced, animal lover.

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Connor is reliable and responsible. Vicky and Kylie are happy and relaxed when we return home, as if we just ran out to the store. They love him to the point... (more)"

Available this weekend
18. Megan

House a home

Chevy Chase, WASHINGTON, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Megan is an extremely warm, intelligent, patient, considerate professional with years of experience caring for a variety of animals! She loves spending time ... (more)"

19. Jonathan

Animal lover and runner

Catholic University-Brookland, WASHINGTON, DC, 20011

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

About: Hi Dog Lovers and Dog Owners, My name is Jonathan and I grew up taking care of cats and owned a dog as a young adult. Lover of all pets and the ... (more)

Available this weekend
20. Caroline

Patient, Kind and Attentive

Columbia Heights, Washignton, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Caroline was fantastic! She stayed at my home to help out with walking my two Mastiffs while my husband was away, so I got to see her in action. She is upb... (more)"

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4) Enjoy your trip

Drop off your dog without feeling guilty. Relax with regular photo updates from your sitter.