House Sitting In South West Washington, D. C.

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1. Jenay

I love animals more than people

Deanwood, washington, DC, 20019

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Jenay did a great job! We got lots of updates throughout the weekend and our pup was very happy and content when we arrived home. She took him to the dog par... (more)"

Available this weekend
2. Tessa

Take care of em' like my own :)

Columbia Heghts, Arlington, VA, 22204

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

12 repeat clients

"Tessa (and Craig) are WONDERFUL! This past visit was a bit tricky - my dog Sergio ended up having a bit of a tummy bug, which required administering some med... (more)"

3. Emily

The Mary Puppins of DC

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"We had Emily do a trial run overnight this past weekend and WOW were we impressed! My dogs loved her (a little too much as after she left they both whimpered... (more)"

4. Elle

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

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Elle did such a great job of watching our dog, Hank while we were out of town. She was extremely reliable, sent lots of great pictures, and went above and be... (more)"

5. Rachel

I love doggies!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

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

7 repeat clients

"Rachel was great! The dogs loved her and we felt totally comfortable with her in our home for the night. Her flexible schedule also helped us big time when m... (more)"

6. Jessica

Reliable, responsible, dog lover

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting

2 repeat clients

"Jessica was amazing! We booked last minute and she was incredibly responsive and flexible to be able to come over last minute for a visit before her weekend... (more)"

7. Taylor

Large park by my house!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Taylor was about as good as a dogsitter can get. She was responsive, courteous, and thoroughly professional. She sent plenty of updates (with photos!) and ha... (more)"

8. Samantha

Sloppy kisses and wagging tails!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Samantha was wonderful! My pup loved hanging out with her. She kept me updated with pictures of what they were up to, and noticed he had an ear infection and... (more)"

9. Travis

Mature Dog Lover; Flexible Schedule

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"This was the first time that I had used Rover for someone to stay with my dog while I was out of town. Travis came highly recommended from neighbors of mine ... (more)"

10. Devan

Available for Thanksgiving in DC!

U Street Corridor, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Devan did an amazing job taking care of our 10 month old puppy when we had go out of town last minute. She was quick to respond, and easy to get a hold of. D... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
11. N'Dia

Available during the Holidays :D

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"N’Dia is amazing and so nice. She will definitely be our go to next time we need a sitter for Teddy! She took him to the dog park, went on tons of walks and ... (more)"

12. 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)"

13. Krista

I'll give your dog all the snuggles

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Krista was great with our 11-lbs. chihuahua, Dolly! She also took great care of our place! Would definitely recommend Krista - she's a true dog lover. (more)"

14. Nakya

I'm your fur babies bestfriend!

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Nakya has quickly become our preferred Rover sitter and we couldn’t be happier. She’s quick to respond, thorough, respectful, caring, and a pleasure to work ... (more)"

15. Caraline

Friend of cats and dogs!

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Caraline was fantastic. From her super quick initial response, to meet/greet with my dog, to the house/dog sitting for 4 days, she was an A+ :) She is reliab... (more)"

16. Jeanette

Reliable, Experienced Animal Lover

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"Jeanette was amazing. She watched our dogs Molly and Chief with very short notice. She left our house spotless after her stay. The best part were the amazing... (more)"

17. Brittny

Brittny M.

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

House Sitting, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"This was our first experience with DogVacay and Brittny made it very pleasant. She came to the house before the visit and met with the "kids" to learn about... (more)"

18. Alexandra

I just want to play with dogs

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Alex was a pleasure to work with and she treated my dog like her own. Highly recommend! (more)"

19. Christopher

Your Dogs Are My Family!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Christopher really helped out by filling in for another sitter at the last minute. Gideon seemed to like Chris as soon as he saw him and Chris took great car... (more)"

20. Rachel

Avid belly rubber and dog charmer

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

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

2 repeat clients

"Rachel was a truly stellar house sitter/cat-watcher. My spouse and I spent nearly three weeks out of the country and hired Rachel to tend to our needy cat an... (more)"

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