House Sitting in Shaw, Washington, D. C.

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1. Jamie Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Sometimes I pretend my cat is a dog

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

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

"Jamie was great. My two kitties looked very chilled when I came back and the house looked great. I got pictures with little notes every day. I would use Jami... (more)"

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2. Alexis Verified Enhanced Background Check

ALEXIS SAM- PET SITTER/DOG WALKER

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20052

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alexis was a great house sitter and took wonderful care of our senior cat. She was very responsive, sent photos, and left our home very tidy. We were so plea... (more)"

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3. Rachael Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Run, walk, play & love for your pet

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Our anxious rescue and our sassy corgi both LOVE hanging out with Rachael and she is wonderful with each of them despite their opposite personalities. Even t... (more)"

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4. Yanjun "Phoenix" Verified Enhanced Background Check

In my past life I think I was a cat

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Went away for 8 days and had Phoenix come by to care for my two cats. Came home to clean house and happy cats! Phoenix sent a lot of great photos of them pla... (more)"

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5. Alana Verified Enhanced Background Check

Medical Student and Dog Lover!

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alana was wonderful! Thank you so much for taking such good care of Gabby and Bowie. Alana sent lots of (very impressive) photo updates throughout the day an... (more)"

6. Lakshmi Verified Enhanced Background Check

Vet tech to take care of your pets

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lakshmi was great! She’s very knowledgeable about pet care and our dog was very happy after her stay. She communicated regularly with photos/comments and had... (more)"

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7. Christine Verified Background CheckRover 101

Veterinary Nurse- Cat Friendly

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Christine watched my two precious beagles for four days while I was out of town and did an amazing job! She put me at ease by sending daily updates. Usually ... (more)"

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8. Stephanie Verified Enhanced Background Check

Available Cat/Dog Sitter!

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Stephanie wanted my pup for a few days and she did a great job. She sent me pictures and updates while I was gone and Phoebe was in good spirits when I got b... (more)"

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9. Diana Verified Enhanced Background Check

I speak meows and woofs

Capitol Hill, Dc, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Diana was awesome with our dog! We went away for a long weekend and had her do drop in visits for us. She sent amazing pictures of Zeppelin with detailed upd... (more)"

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10. Merrie Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

I’ll treat your pets like my own

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Merrie was fantastic watching Bella while I was out of town over the weekend. She stayed at my house and was a very considerate guest, but more importantly w... (more)"

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11. Tracy & Monique Verified Background CheckRover 101

Vet Asst. & Groomer w/open schedule

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Tracy was wonderful to work with, and we will definitely book her again! She was incredibly responsive and communicative, took photos of our pup each day and... (more)"

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12. Haley Verified Background Check

I care for your dog like you do!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Haley was fantastic. She took great care of our dog (who can be very anxious at times) without any issues. Jacob seemed extremely calm when I got home both d... (more)"

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13. Mariana Verified Enhanced Background Check

Loving and dependable pet sitter =)

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mariana was so great with our pups! She was very attentive to their needs and played with them literally all day long. When we got home, they were incredibly... (more)"

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14. Margery Verified Enhanced Background Check

Former Guide Dog trainer here!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Margery was wonderful as a sitter for our dog Calvin over the New Year’s holiday. She was flexible to our schedules and to Calvin’s likes/dislikes and sent o... (more)"

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15. Stephanie Verified Background Check

All about the long walks and belly

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Stephanie did a great job caring for my dog. I don't think he even noticed we were gone. I was very disorganized since my dogcare fell through at the last ... (more)"

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16. Logan Verified Background CheckRover 101

Snuggles & Structure with Logan!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20009

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

"Logan was the perfect sitter. She took a great care of my little puppy for the night, making sure she’s doing well and sending pictures of her very often. Sh... (more)"

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17. Melissa Verified Enhanced Background Check

I'm a cat lady who loves dogs

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Melissa was a fantastic cat sitter - she watched my two cats for a weekend (more)"

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18. Laura Verified Background Check

Responsible & Dog-Obsessed

Adams Morgan, Washington DC, DC, 20009

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"Laura went above and beyond - I could not be happier, nor could Diesel! She was very communicative and flexible. Plus, she took Diesel on what looked to be r... (more)"

19. Patrick Verified Background Check

Home full-time

Foggy Bottom, Washintgon DC, DC, 20052

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

About: My name is Patrick, I am a college student studying engineering and involved in the Navy ROTC program. I have been a dog owner my entire life growi... (more)

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20. Ronald Verified Background Check

Watched and walked 30+ dogs.

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ronald was an incredible sitter. Responsible, organized, detail-oriented, and even available over the Thanksgiving holiday. He took great care of our dog, Ma... (more)"

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