House Sitting In South West Washington, D. C.

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

1. Nia

I'll treat your fur babes as my own

Deanwood, Washington, DC, 20019

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have known Nia for years and she has always loved dogs. She has taken care of several of the dogs my husband and I have owned. She has been very conscienti... (more)"

2. Sarah

Dog lover seeking dogs!

Potomac West, Alexandria, VA, 22305

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"A couple of the things I like best about Sarah are that she knows the different "traits" of dog breeds and uses that in her handling of the dogs; she knows h... (more)"

3. Aisling

Flexible, Dog Loving Student

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20036

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

"Aisling is a natural animal lover, and a very responsible young woman. 100% recommend her services. I've never had an issue with her over my time working w... (more)"

4. Amani

I am a fun owner/animal lover!

Anacostia, Washington, DC, 20020

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amani has a true love for animals, she has watched my big boy 70lbs and my cat while away. I am OVER the top when it comes to my fur family and Amani does gr... (more)"

5. Stina Amanda

Pet enthusiast with flexible hours

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Stina Amanda stayed two nights with our cat and was great! She is extremely easy to stay in contact with, sent pictures, and left the apartment as she found ... (more)"

6. Katherine

I make leaving your dog less RUFF

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Katherine was great with Dolly and I would definitely recommend her to others. She bonded well with our pup, left the place neat, and was very easy to work w... (more)"

7. Mark

Your dog will "wuf" me!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Mark stayed with our pup Easton in our home for Thanksgiving. It was the longest that we have been away from her since we got her earlier this year. He pro... (more)"

8. Zoe

I'd love to walk your dog

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

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

"Zoe is one of the most responsible people I know and loves animals. She is a natural animal care giver and makes sure your dog gets enough exercise and play ... (more)"

9. Cavaughn

Your dog is instantly my best friend!

Capitol Hill, Washington , DC, 20003

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

28 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)"

10. Whitney

Dog Friendly Office

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

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

5 repeat clients

"Whitney took great care of Sobe and was very flexible in working from my home so she could give her a mid day walk. Let my house very clean too! (more)"

11. Sasha

Love dogs & they love me :)

Capitol Hill, Washington , DC, 20002

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Sasha is a dear friend, and an old roommate, and I have witnessed first hand her extraordinarily loving nature towards people and dogs. Rover users, you will... (more)"

12. Julia

Animal Lover and will do anything!

Capitol Hill, Washington DC, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"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)"

13. Alex

Caring and energetic animal lover!

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Alex was great! She was super responsive and our dog Oliver enjoyed his time with her. She took pictures and sent them to me which was great to see. I'd ce... (more)"

14. Lindsay

Dog lover!!

U Street Corridor, WASHINGTON, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Lindsay is such a gemstone! She took such good care of Bristow. I came home from my trip and my doggie was happy, rested, and calm, and my apartment was sp... (more)"

15. Amy

Your Dog's New Pal

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amy is a great caretaker! Like, to the point that my dog is more excited to see her than she is to see me. She goes above and beyond when watching Spiorad,... (more)"

16. Rachel

Wish I had pets; let me love yours!

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

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)

17. Kelly

Experienced, Trustworthy, Caring

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

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

"Kelly is my roommate and the owner of a sweet shepherd mix. She grew up around dogs, and is also a dedicated volunteer with a local dog & cat adoption agency... (more)"

18. Tommy

A high energy, dog-loving guy

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Tommy was a great sitter for our moody Rhodesian Ridgeback and his feline brother Oscar. We were gone for an extended period, so we anticipated there may be... (more)"

19. Caren

Energized, Efficient, Engaged

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

About: •Booked For Daytime! Remaining slots are Evening Drop-ins and House Sitting Requests. Please let me know if I can bring my dog experience t... (more)

20. Jacob

Bloomingdale-based dog lover

Ledroit Park, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Jake did a great job taking care of a 3 year old lab and 14 year old Golden. He sent pictures, updated me with text updates, took them for morning walks and... (more)"

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Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for house-sitting. 7,397 owners have reviewed sitters in South West, Washington, DC, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Since 92% of pet owners live within a short drive of a sitter on Rover, it's easy to find the perfect house sitter near you. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating. Wondering how much you can expect to pay on Rover.com? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a house sitter. Exchange messages from your sitter's profile, ask to schedule a free in-person Meet & Greet, and book and pay on Rover. You'll receive adorable photo updates, premium insurance, and world-class support.

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