House Sitting In South West Washington, D. C.

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1. Rachel

Anything they need I can do!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"As Rachel's roommate, I can attest that she is a responsible and enthusiastic dog-sitter. She's been asked to sit dogs for people in her workplace, and she i... (more)"

2. 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)"

3. Julia

Animal Lover <3

Capitol Hill, Washington DC, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 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)"

4. Elizabeth

No strings attached companionship

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

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

"Elizabeth is the best dog walker! She sends lots of photos and covers a lot of ground! Our dog loves Elizabeth and so do we. Highly recommended! (more)"

5. Chelsea

Active, fenced yard, home a lot

North Highland, arlington, VA, 22201

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

"I recommend Chelsea as a dog sitter on Rover.com. She is an amazing caregiver to her own dog and goes above and beyond for him. I know she will take the same... (more)"

6. Chelsey

Stress free vacation

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

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

22 repeat clients

"Chelsey was great. We've got two dogs who have pretty different needs and we came home to them both happy as clams. Chelsey was responsive and kind and pat... (more)"

7. Scott

A Happy Dog = A Happy Owner

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Scott has been walking my dog Smokey for two months now and Smokey is very happy with him! (And if Smokey is happy, I'm happy). Scott takes good care of Smok... (more)"

8. Jerrica

Affectionate Sitter

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Jerrica P. Loyalty and determination is two major characteristic I would describe her in. Once she has her mind set to a goal she stops at nothing to rea... (more)"

9. Shelley

I'll run w/ your four-legged baby!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

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

9 repeat clients

"The best (more)"

10. Michelle

Long walks and jogs are my go-to!

Kalorama, Washington, DC, 20008

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

"Michelle is the most caring person you'll ever meet! Besides the fact that she loves al animals, she's also super into the outdoors and I assure you that yo... (more)"

11. Haley

I care for your dog like you do!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Haley was fantastic. She took great care of our dog (who can be very anxious at times) without any issues. Jacob seemed extremely calm when I got home both d... (more)"

12. Gabriel

Sorry that my dog puns are so corgi

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

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

"Gabe is the best dog sitter I've ever had. He is responsible, reliable, and conscientious. My dog is always happy to see Gabe and they've never had any probl... (more)"

13. Caren

Energized, Efficient, Engaged

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

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

21 repeat clients

"Caren was awesome! I was out of the country and had now doubt that my boys were in good hands! Will definitely work with her again and highly recommend her! (more)"

14. Liliana

Let me love your dog

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

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

"Lili and Bond embody three things: responsibility, integrity, and care. Having worked with them both on an ambulance, I've seen their attention to detail and... (more)"

Available this weekend
15. Ami

Law student loves dog stress relief

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

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

"Ami is wonderful with dogs. She is enthusiastic about spending time with dogs, big and small, and has a real knack for pet care. My two dogs absolutely love... (more)"

16. Elspeth

PhD student's portable Pup Hotel!

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

11 repeat clients

"She is amazing. SO loving Ronny sweet Daisy. Sends a ton of pictures. And takes such good care of her. I think was annoyed to have me home cause she missed a... (more)"

17. Cory

Compassionate experienced dog lover

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Cory was wonderful. He went above and beyond with my girls. Both had been a bit sick before I left and he took extra special care of them including hand ... (more)"

18. Ali

Experienced and loving dog sitter

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting

3 repeat clients

"One of the best decisions you'll make before going out of town is having Ali watch after your dog while you're gone. She is the utmost professional and knows... (more)"

Available this weekend
19. Caroline

All proceeds go to my student loans

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Caroline was fantastic! Prior to booking she met our wonderful dog to ensure it would be the right fit. While we were away she sent updates and pictures fre... (more)"

20. 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

34 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)"

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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.

Rover.com is the simple, savvy way to find and book South West house sitting. It's easy to find the perfect house sitter: many sitters on Rover have a long history of dog sitting, and 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect five-star rating. When you book house sitting in South West, Washington, DC on Rover, your dog will enjoy a loving staycation, right in your home. You'll get daily photo updates, and every stay booked through Rover also includes premium pet insurance, 24/7 support, and a reservation guarantee. Every dog sitter on Rover has the option to complete a free background check. Stays are booked on Rover every minute of every day, and more than 92% of the population lives within a short drive of one of the more than 65,000 sitters who've listed their services on Rover. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect five-star rating. When you book with one of our trusted South West house sitters on Rover, your dog gets the loving care they deserve, and you get peace of mind.

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