House Sitting in Shaw, Washington, D. C.

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

1. Charlie

Big fan of all things fluffy

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

25 repeat clients

"Take it from a couple of very protective moms to our two fur-babies: Charlie is the very best. She spent four days at our house when we were away and made ou... (more)"

2. Chenika

Fun & Passionate Sitter!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

4 repeat clients

"Chenika was fantastic. JJ instantly took to her and I was at one at ease that he would be in great hands. Chenika was sweet, kind, responsive, and just wonde... (more)"

3. Elle

I haven't met a dog I haven't loved

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Elle was so sweet with our dogs & kept us up to speed our whole trip including great pics! We are so grateful to have had her watching our two dogs & are ve... (more)"

4. Caroline

All proceeds go to my student loans

Downtown, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Caroline was fantastic! Prior to booking she met our wonderful dog to ensure it would be the right fit. While we were away she sent updates and pictures fre... (more)"

5. Emily

The Mary Puppins of DC

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"Emily took such great care of Harley! She made it so easy to coordinate a meet-and-greet before her stay, and she gave me updates and was extremely responsi... (more)"

6. Haley

I care for your dog like you do!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Haley was fantastic. We have two dogs and are somewhat particular about their food prep and had medications to administer as well, and Haley handled it all. ... (more)"

7. Rachel

Sit, Stay, Cuddle, Play

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"This was the first time we used Rover and we were not disappointed! Rachel was awesome keeping us up-to-date on our pup though pics and even a video while we... (more)"

8. Sanjyot

Interim pack leader ready to care!

U Street Corridor, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

20 repeat clients

"Sanjyot was excellent with my dog Tiny. She was incredibly responsive and dealt with my sometimes neurotic checking in, and she sent me a bunch of pictures ... (more)"

9. Rachel

I love doggies!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

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

5 repeat clients

"Rachel was an amazing sitter and was super helpful two weekends in a row. When we were stuck in traffic and running late, she went back to the house to feed ... (more)"

10. Libby

Happy to stay and play

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Libby was just what we were looking for in a dog sitter! She checked in once a day with a sweet photo, was very responsive with all communication, and took g... (more)"

11. Shelagh

I'll run with your dog!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Shelagh was an excellent sitter and super responsive on a last minute request! She took great care of Riley and our place; highly recommend her and will be ... (more)"

12. Taylor

Large park by my house!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Taylor was great! Our dog, Haley, warmed right up to her and enjoyed hanging out in the yard and walks to the park. Haley even ate food for Taylor, which doe... (more)"

13. Mark

Your dog will "wuf" me!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

7 repeat clients

"Had a fantastic experience with Mark. He spent a ton of time with my puppy and made me feel completely at ease while traveling. I would highly recommend Mark... (more)"

14. Sam

Eager dog lover with snappy spirit

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Sam was a pleasure to work with. She was kind, flexible and great with our two dogs. She sent pictures and even came back to let them out when my flight was... (more)"

15. Janine

I love my babies!

Catholic University-Brookland, WASH, DC, 20017

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

67 repeat clients

"Janine (Jae) is wonderful with dogs. She loves them like children! I was referred to her by one of her clients and she was wonderful with my dog! My doggy... (more)"

16. Jesse

Lawyer, Ballet Teacher, Dog-Lover

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

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

7 repeat clients

"Jesse was fantastic! She watched our 2 pets (beagle and a cat) + my wife's parent's dog (last minute addition) and did an amazing job. Jesse was responsive, ... (more)"

17. Hayley

Home all day, frequent walk & play!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

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

3 repeat clients

"Hayley cared for our two dachshunds on several occasions while we were away for the weekend. Like most dachshunds, our two are high maintenance and demand at... (more)"

18. Alexa

Let me love your pups in DC or VA!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"I have known Alexa for over 10 years. She has been dog sitting for us since we got our dog Maggie who is a king charles cavelier six years ago . We never w... (more)"

19. Lydia

Available Labor Day Weekend!

Ledroit Park, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Our dog is very active, large and attention-hungry, so we needed someone who could handle her while we were on vacation. Lydia exceeded expectations when hou... (more)"

20. Ciana

All dogs are good dogs

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Ciana stayed with Lego in my home for over a week. She took great care of Lego and my home. She helped send me a document I needed in the house while I was a... (more)"

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