House Sitting In South West Washington, D. C.

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

1. Elle

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

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 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)"

2. Jeanette

Reliable, Experienced Animal Lover

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Jeanette was absolutely great with our dog Spencer. Sometimes he can be a little shy around new people, but he warmed up to her right away and soon they were... (more)"

3. 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. We have two dogs and are somewhat particular about their food prep and had medications to administer as well, and Haley handled it all. ... (more)"

4. Emily

The Mary Puppins of DC

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"Emily stayed at our home and took care of our 11 month old puppy and sweet cat and we had such a wonderful experience with her! She was very attentive to our... (more)"

5. Rachel

Sit, Stay, Cuddle, Play

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"This was the first time we used Rover and we were not disappointed! Rachel was awesome keeping us up-to-date on our pup though pics and even a video while we... (more)"

6. Moxy

I was a Great Dane in a past life.

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

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

2 repeat clients

"Moxy did an absolutely phenomenal job watching Pippi! She was very easy to set up a meet and greet with, and our dog took to her immediately. As a first-time... (more)"

7. Rachel

I love doggies!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

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

5 repeat clients

"Rachel was an amazing sitter and was super helpful two weekends in a row. When we were stuck in traffic and running late, she went back to the house to feed ... (more)"

8. Shelagh

I'll run with your dog!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Shelagh was an excellent sitter and super responsive on a last minute request! She took great care of Riley and our place; highly recommend her and will be ... (more)"

9. Taylor

Large park by my house!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Taylor was great! Our dog, Haley, warmed right up to her and enjoyed hanging out in the yard and walks to the park. Haley even ate food for Taylor, which doe... (more)"

10. Sam

Eager dog lover with snappy spirit

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Sam was a pleasure to work with. She was kind, flexible and great with our two dogs. She sent pictures and even came back to let them out when my flight was... (more)"

11. 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

21 repeat clients

"Shelley is great. She offered regular updates and pictures while watching my dog. I returned from a trip to a very happy dog and couldn't be more pleased. Sh... (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. Alexa

Let me love your pups in DC or VA!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"I have known Alexa for over 10 years. She has been dog sitting for us since we got our dog Maggie who is a king charles cavelier six years ago . We never w... (more)"

14. Jessica

Reliable, responsible, dog lover

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Thank you Jessica for taking excellent care of my puppy. Jessica was punctual and allowed me to have a great day away from home. I returned to a happy and ... (more)"

15. Ronald

Cared for 35+ dogs/cats via Rover.

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Ronald was amazing!! He was so friendly and accommodating to both Faith and Rusty. Faith was feeling under the weather and he took care of her with ease. He ... (more)"

16. Krista

I'll give your dog all the snuggles

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

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

5 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)"

17. Mafe

We'll have fun and follow rules!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"I don't think I can say enough about Mafe, nor give a review that is glowing enough. I adored her and so did my pups! Having just moved to the city, I felt s... (more)"

18. Kateri

Responsible and Compassionate

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Animal lover! She adores animals of all shape, size and level of fluff. She has years of experience working with dogs ( hers and others) and she treats them ... (more)"

19. Devon

Active and Caring Sitter

Capitol Hill, Washingon, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Devon was great! She was so good with our dog and we knew he was in great hands. We came back from a long day of travel to a clean house (she even washed the... (more)"

20. Leandra

The best Fur-baby sister ever

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Leandra has watched our two dogs three times now, and she'll be watching them a fourth time soon. She is great with our dog Leo, even though he has a few beh... (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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