House Sitting In South West Washington, D. C.

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1. Amy

A weekend away - Let the dogs play!

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

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

"Amy is a devoted dog owner. She is patient, kind, caring, and responsible. She is energetic and prioritizes outdoor activities for her and her dog. I have kn... (more)"

2. Sarah

Flexible Cap Hill sitter available!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Sarah was awesome! She went above and beyond, taking our dog out more than we asked her too and generally being great with him (and being a great house sitt... (more)"

3. Stina Amanda

Pet enthusiast with flexible hours

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"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)"

4. Melody

I am a pre-veterinarian student

The Palisades, Washington, DC, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I would love to love your pet! I interned at a veterinary hospital for 3 months, working with and caring for all kinds of pets. I also have experie... (more)

5. Rachel

Wish I had pets; let me love yours!

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I grew up in a home with pet allergies, and have LOVED becoming both a dog and a cat person as I've gotten older :) The first chance I got, I start... (more)

6. Kendall

Dog Owner & lover!

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

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

About: Hi! My name is Kendall and I can't wait to get to know your pup. My family has had dogs in the house since I was a little kid, and from an early ag... (more)

7. Katherine

I make leaving your dog less RUFF

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katherine watched our elderly springer spaniel and rambunctious boxer/shepherd mix over Thanksgiving. We were impressed with her attention to detail and the ... (more)"

8. Robert

Responsive - Adaptive - Flexible

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We were with him as he handled three vigorous young dogs. One was chill but two of them seemed to have a relentless battle of the wills. Robert handled the... (more)"

Available this weekend
9. Jamie

Dog Lover | Artist in NE DC

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

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

5 repeat clients

"Jamie was my first experience with Rover, and also my first ever dog sitter. I had contacted Jamie to watch my dog, Enzo, over the weekend. She was kind enou... (more)"

10. Whitney

Dog Friendly Office

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

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

3 repeat clients

"Whitney was such a pleasure. She stayed at my place and took great care of my Shiba Inu, Peyton. Peyton seems pretty wore out from a fun-filled weekend. Whit... (more)"

11. Alexandra

Dog Loving Grad Student

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20036

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

5 repeat clients

"Alex was incredibly responsive and took great care of our girl. We lost power when Alex was away and she kept us informed about the status of the outage and... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
12. Navya Michele

You'll come home to a happy dog!!!!

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting

"Navya was an incredible dog sitter. We have used Rover 4 times now and this was the best experience yet. We absolutely hope that Navya continues on Rover, ... (more)"

13. Alison

Capital Hill Dogsitter

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

3 repeat clients

"Alison and her husband were excellent house sitters and dog sitters. They were totally responsible and considerate. They even washed the sheets and towels ... (more)"

14. Hollis

Texan in DC

Capitol Hill, Washington , DC, 20002

House Sitting, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Hollis is great! (more)"

15. Jackson

Reliable & caring former dog owner

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jackson was great with my older dog, Sam. He took extra care to take him on multiple short walks, spend some time sitting with him, and giving him his meals... (more)"

16. Lindsay

Dog lover!!

U Street Corridor, WASHINGTON, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I have had a dog for almost my entire life and miss the companionship. I look forward to the day I can have my own pup again, but for now I would ... (more)

17. Alex

Caring and energetic animal lover!

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Alex was great, and I would highly recommend her. She stayed with our puppy for the weekend while we were out of town. She was very friendly and a wonderful ... (more)"

18. Jordann

Energized dog and people lover

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20052

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Jordann is wonderful!! Very kind and sweet to me, but most importantly to my dog Mocha. She was very loving and attentive, made sure Mocha had her meals, t... (more)"

19. Jacob

Bloomingdale-based dog lover

Ledroit Park, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Jake stayed with Matzah for 11 days over the christmas and new years holidays. She's 17 years old and while in good health she has GI issues when we are awa... (more)"

20. Raphael

WoOolf pack Royal pet care serive.

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Raphael was great with the dogs. He kept in touch with me throughout the trip, sent pictures of the dogs and took great care of the house. I would highly re... (more)"

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