House Sitting in Shaw, Washington, D. C.

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

1. Kaylene

Doctorate Student who LOVES dogs!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington DC, DC, 20064

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"Kaylene did an awesome job watching my two pups. She stayed in my home when I was out of town and sent me cute pictures of my dogs throughout the day. She wa... (more)"

2. Christopher

Your Dogs Are My Family!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Christopher was amazing. From quick responses on a short notice request to pictures and updates on our two italian greyhounds throughout the weekend. Every... (more)"

3. Ashley

Dog & travel lover

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

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

About: I've had a family dog for as long as I can remember and we have had 3 generations of Rottweilers from the same bloodline. I've even been around whe... (more)

4. Brittany

dog loving D.C graduate student

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brittany is excellent and very responsible! She has walked Bruno for the last year and he just loves her! We are very lucky to have someone who loves Bruno, ... (more)"

5. Katherine

Pomeranian / German Shepherd owner!

Columbia Heights, washington, DC, 20009

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

About: Although I have no pups in DC, I care for a 12-yr old blind and diabetic Pomeranian named Ollie (daily insulin shots), and a 4-yr old German Shephe... (more)

6. Morgan

Responsible Animal Lover

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I absolutely love dogs, but can't have one at the moment, so I love to take care of others' dogs when I can! When I was young, I used to accompa... (more)

7. Laurie

I'm a responsible doggo-lover!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Laurie often takes care of my dog, Murphy, when I'm out of town. Murphy has anxiety when his humans leave and I know he's in good hands with Laurie. She does... (more)"

8. Cavaughn

Your dog is instantly my best friend!

Capitol Hill, Washington , DC, 20003

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

29 repeat clients

"Cavaughn was amazing. He was flexible with my schedule and great with my pup. She had an exciting weekend filled with long walks and play dates at the dog pa... (more)"

9. Anna

Puppies will always make me squeal

Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

33 repeat clients

"Anna was such a wonderful sitter for our dog Finn! She treated our pup like he was her own pup. We can't wait for Anna to sit for Finn again. It is such a re... (more)"

10. Danielle

Danielle the Dog Lover

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Danielle has taken care of my dog twice, and both times she's done a fantastic job. She is very considerate and really loves caring for animals. She also kee... (more)"

11. Sarah

Let me take care of your dog!!!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Sarah did a great job caring for our dog and our house while we were away. She let us know how our pup was doing with texts and pictures, and handled unexpec... (more)"

12. Emily

Let me hang out with your dog!

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting

"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)"

13. Mark

Your dog will "wuf" me!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Mark was fantastic. We went out of town last minute and he was able to stay at our house and watch our dogs. He kept them with their food and bathroom schedu... (more)"

14. Katie

Friendly, pet-loving sitter

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Katie was wonderful for my long-term house sitting while I was abroad. She did everything that I asked, and I came home to a happy and healthy cat! (more)"

15. Julia

Animal Lover and will do anything!

Capitol Hill, Washington DC, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Julia was outstanding with her care of our dog and apartment. She came over for a meet and greet, arriving on time and warmly greeting Basil. She sent us pic... (more)"

16. Caty

Your dog's best bud for the weekend

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20036

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"During our weekend visit to D.C. we employed Caty to care for our precious Yorkie. Caty is not only a fantastic pet sitter-she is a delightful person as well... (more)"

17. Stina Amanda

Pet enthusiast with flexible hours

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Stina did a terrific job caring for our adult beagle, Sherlock. She sent us updates every day to keep our minds at ease, and he looked great when we got back... (more)"

18. Cara

Your pet's next friend!

Capitol Hill, Washington , DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Cara was fantastic! Very responsive and made me feel very comfortable leaving for my trip! My pup has some dog aggression issues but she was totally confiden... (more)"

19. Alex

Caring and energetic animal lover!

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"We love Alex. I try to book her in advance so she is available. She is a great person. She is someone we would hang out with personally, and she takes gre... (more)"

20. Mika

Dog lover seeks furry companions

Ledroit Park, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting

"Mika was great! She was wonderful at communicating, sending pictures and making me feel at ease as I traveled. I will hopefully book her again soon! (more)"

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