House Sitting in Petworth, Washington, D. C.

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1. Julia

Animal Lover <3

Capitol Hill, Washington DC, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Julia just stayed with our dog for the third time and we are pleased as ever. Our dog loves Julia, she sends regular photos, and we come back to a spotless h... (more)"

2. Jacob

Dog lover and masters student

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Jacob clearly loves dogs - and they love him. He's responsible and responsive, and my English bulldog always comes home happy (and pooped) after spending tim... (more)"

3. Helen

I can handle any size or age dog!

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Helen was reliable and personable. She did a good job. The dogs were happy and tired when we returned from our weekend away. And our chewing machine puppy... (more)"

4. Emily

The Mary Puppins of DC

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting

2 repeat clients

"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)"

5. Fiona

Fiona and Friends

Northwest Washington, Washington, DC, 20011

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

1 repeat client

"If there is one truth I have learned over the past six years, it is that there does not exist an animal that does not love Fiona, nor is there an animal that... (more)"

6. Kristin

Quality pet sitting in NW DC!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

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

"Kristin took great care of Zucca over the weekend. She clearly got some great walks in and she almost seemed disappointed when I walked in the door on Sunday... (more)"

7. Abby

Columbia Heights Doggie Abode

Northwest Washington, Washington, DC, 20009

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

About: Hey there! I'm Abby and I have an adorable & tiny (7.5 pound!) pup named Lenox. I'm 28 and he's 6. We live in a 1-bedroom apartment in Columbia Hei... (more)

8. Josh

Teacher w/ summers off Home FT

Ledroit Park, Washington , DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I am a very active dog owner and love spending time with my two dogs. We frequently go for hikes, walks or trips to the park. I view my two dogs as... (more)

9. Amy

Want a Vet to watch your pet??

Chevy Chase, MD, 20815

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Amy was amazing and the perfect housesitter for my two Shibas, Max and Zoey. She came to pre-visit twice which allowed all of us to feel comfortable. I rec... (more)"

10. Caitlin

Experienced and caring dog person!

Logan Circle, Washington , DC, 20009

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Having known Caitlin for nearly a decade and as a protective dog-owner/lover myself, I highly recommend Caitlin as a dog caregiver. A natural animal-lover wi... (more)"

Available this weekend
11. Vanessa

+Special Needs Pets Specialist+

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Vanessa is an amazing person and a natural a petsitting! Shes been my goto when my schedule gets busy and when I go out of town. She has a gentle, happy dem... (more)"

12. Gina

Vet Clinic Manager & Pit Lover

Petworth, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Gina watched our two dogs while we went out of town for 9 days. The care she provided them was fantastic. She asked many questions and jotted down notes dur... (more)"

13. Mark

Your dog will "wuf" me!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

4 repeat clients

"Mark got along wonderfully with our dog and sent us several photo updates while we were on our trip. Highly recommended and would definitely book again! (more)"

14. Katherine

Lifelong Pal to All Animals!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Katherine was amazing - our dog was so relaxed and happy when we got home that I knew she spoiled her with lots of attention and gave her lots of exercise. W... (more)"

15. Elspeth

PhD student's portable Pup Hotel!

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

11 repeat clients

"Looking for a plain old dog-sitter? Keep looking. Looking for your dog's new best friend? Congrats - you've found her! Elspeth is PHENOMENAL with dogs! I hav... (more)"

16. Kim

Bully Babies Welcome!!!!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

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

3 repeat clients

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)

17. Chenika

Fun & Passionate Sitter!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"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. Kaycee

New DC Gal who misses her TN dogs!

Adams Morgan, D.C. , DC, 20009

House Sitting

3 repeat clients

"Once again Kaycee was dependable, took great care of my dog Kallie, and left my condo nicer than when I departed. Any owner and pet would be lucky to have her. (more)"

19. Emily

CoHi dog-sitting pro!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

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

4 repeat clients

"Emily was fantastic! She took excellent care of our dogs and was a super respectful house guest while she stayed in our home to watch them. she sent pictures... (more)"

20. Saisha

Dogs > People

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Saisha was a great last-minute did. She stopped to make sure she introduced herself to the girls before she stayed at our house. Coco took to her right away.... (more)"

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