House Sitting In South West 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

8 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. Pari

Compassionate, responsible & loving

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20052

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have owned a dog for 4 years, and saying goodbye to him was the hardest thing about coming to college. At home, I was the one to walk him, feed h... (more)

Available this weekend
4. Ryan

Friendly dog loving professional!

Arlington, VA, 22202

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

About: I have been dog sitting for my friends for free for years because they know i love their dogs, will keep them entertained, and take good care of th... (more)

5. Claire

Avid Tummy Rubber

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington , VA, 22209

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

About: Hi! My name is Claire. I have long-time experience caring for and loving dogs! I grew up with two dogs, one bull terrier named Lucy and one husky n... (more)

6. Sidney

Energetic and engaging.

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sidney is a caring and gentle person who loves dogs. He has a superior understanding of dogs and dog behavior that make him a perfect choice to help care fo... (more)"

7. Ashley

Puppies and playtime <3

Shaw, Washington , DC, 20001

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

About: I am willing to give your pet the love it needs while you're away, and look forward to spending time with your pet. I am a young professional worki... (more)

8. Anita Rachelle

I love my furry friends!

Arlington Ridge, Arlington , VA, 22202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I'm a responsible DC young professional who loves dogs but can't commit to owning my own in a small studio apartment quite yet. With over 10 years ... (more)

9. Sarah

Active dog lover in Arlington

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington , VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: My name is Sarah, and I would love to meet your dog! I grew up with dogs my whole life, and have experience with sitting and walking for a variety ... (more)

10. 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

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)"

11. Mark

Your dog will "wuf" me!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20017

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Mark got along wonderfully with our dog and sent us several photo updates while we were on our trip. Highly recommended and would definitely book again! (more)"

12. Katie

Friendly, pet-loving sitter

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Katie is amazing and went above and beyond her call of duty. My dog Cami loved her and she followed all the dog care instructions to the T. I would gladly ... (more)"

13. Megan

Patient lifelong dog lover/owner

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Megan stayed at our house over President's Day weekend to watch our pup and was fantastic! She was extremely responsive and made sure all was in order in ad... (more)"

14. Julia

Animal Lover and will do anything!

Capitol Hill, Washington DC, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Came home to happy and excited dogs. Julia left daily notes about feedings, medications and walks. The house was neat and clean, everything in its place. No ... (more)"

Available this weekend
15. Marsha

Our home is your dog's home

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

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

"Marsha often takes care of my 7 year old Maltese Yorkie named Murphy. And I couldn't ask for a more loving, fun and responsible person to watch Murphy while ... (more)"

16. Patrick

I'm just a big dog myself

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Abby and Bailey had a great time with Patrick! Patrick provided good updates so I knew they were doing well throughout the day and when we got home we found ... (more)"

17. Alex

Caring and energetic animal lover!

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Alex was absolutely wonderful with my dog, Lucy. Lucy usually takes time to warm up to someone new but she took to Alex almost immediately! She sent me lots ... (more)"

18. Caren

Energized, Efficient, Engaged

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

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

9 repeat clients

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

19. Meghan

Must Love Dogs

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

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

"Meghan was amazing! We were able to book her on short notice for a long weekend, and she was so flexible and accommodating to our schedule. Skylla and her do... (more)"

20. Daniella

I am an animals lover

Brentwood, Washington DC, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients
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About: In whole of my life, I always have many pets with my family. Also I always babysitter when member of my families need me to because I love to hang ... (more)

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