House Sitting in Riverwood, Arlington, VA

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

1. Elizabeth

I walk the walk, and bark the bark.

Ashton Heights, Arlington, VA, 22213

House Sitting

"Elizabeth pet-sat for me over the course of several years when I had a variety of dogs. She was fine with taking care of multiple dogs, large to small. I als... (more)"

2. Alison

Law student who seriously <3s pups

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alison is great!! She clearly loves dogs and she took mine on frequent walks and gave her plenty of loving. She was also super accommodating in reporting bac... (more)"

3. Emily

The Mary Puppins of DC

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting

7 repeat clients

"Emily was just the greatest with our teenage (and sometimes difficult!) golden retriever. She asked lots of questions, obviously took great care of Stella, a... (more)"

4. Dina

Attentive pet lover

Waverly Hills, Arlington, VA, 22204

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

"Dina was a fantastic caretaker of my little guy. She was in great communication while we were away and sent regular photos of my pup. I would not hesitate to... (more)"

5. Emily

Play, Run, Cuddle, Repeat

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

5 repeat clients

"Emily was great with my dogs! Bella and Winnie loved playing with her, and we can’t wait to have Emily back. I would highly recommend Emily! (more)"

6. Matthew

Dog Sitting Available

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22203

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

3 repeat clients

About: If you love your dog as much as I love dogs then you probably don't like the idea of boarding your pet in a kennel. Well I have the solution for yo... (more)

7. Stephanie

will love your pet like my own.

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Stephanie has been our go to person for all of our house/pet sitting for a long time. She is always respectful of our home, our pets love her (as evidenced b... (more)"

8. Tierney

Veterinarian looking after pets!

Friendship Heights, washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

17 repeat clients

"Tierney is great, and always takes good care of Dexter! She sends pics during her stay and always checks in to reassure you that things are under control. (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
9. Mariana

Your pet and I will have a blast!

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

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)

10. Makena

Loving & caring GW PreNursing

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20052

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"When meeting Makena, for the first time, she was very caring and sweet and I felt comfortable letting her stay here and taking care of my precious fur baby. ... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
11. Preetha

Dog lover with daytime availability

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20036

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

8 repeat clients

"Preetha is a wonderful sitter. She stayed two nights in our house with our Westie and we came home to a very happy and well rested dog. We received reports o... (more)"

12. Allyson

I have a degree in animal science!

Lyon Village, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting

2 repeat clients

"Allyson was great! She followed all of instructions carefully, was in touch daily, and I felt like our dog and cats were in great hands. She even gave a pill... (more)"

13. Eros

Lots of love to give, but no dog!

Cleveland Park, Washington DC, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hi! I'm one of those kids that always wanted a dog, but never got one, and now that I'm all grown up my lifestyle just doesn't allow for it (lots o... (more)

14. Claire

Lots of walks & play time!

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Claire loves animals! She takes care of my cat on a regular basis and Hattie loves her so much. She's been walking dogs for a few months now and so many peop... (more)"

15. Annaliese

Love playful pups

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, arlington, VA, 22209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"After knowing Annaliese for five years, I can assert that she is one of the most thoughtful, detail-oriented, and hardworking people I know. She also absolut... (more)"

16. Courtney

Super positive, energetic dog lover

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Courtney was great! Not only did she help out on fairly short notice, she was great with my pup. They went on a bunch of walks and my very anxious girl relax... (more)"

17. Caitlin

Flexible schedule for overnights!

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

4 repeat clients

"Caitlin was awesome! I hope she will come back for another stay. We were so lucky to find her after a last minute cancellation. She was so responsive, hel... (more)"

18. Stephanie

We will love your dog like our own!

Lyon Village, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

2 repeat clients

"Stephanie and James were awesome! I know that we have a high-energy pup and they rolled with the punches. Winnie got lots of playtime, walks and even some na... (more)"

19. Stacey

Dog Lover w/ Huge Fenced Yard

The Palisades, Washington, DC, 20007

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

16 repeat clients

"Stacey and Guillermo were awesome to George and kept me informed during his stay. I would highly recommend the two of them for any of your pet sitting needs.... (more)"

20. Soraya

I wish doggys could talk

Waverly Hills, Arlington, VA, 22207

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"This was my first time using Rover and I have nothing but great things to say about Soraya! She always responded quickly to messages and sent multiple update... (more)"


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