Pet Setting & Drop Ins In South West Washington, D. C.

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

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1. Susan

A dog lover who lives with cats!

Old Town North, Alexandria, VA, 22314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Susan was a great pet sitter for my cat, Daphne Moon. I personally felt particularly great about having Susan look in on Daphne because A.) She has cats of h... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
2. Kathryn

Experienced, Reliable Dog Lover!

South West, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kathryn was great! She was very prompt in her communication with us and was very willing to be flexible- we appreciated the time she spent with Monty. We wil... (more)"

3. Anna

Proven fun for dogs

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

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

"Anna is the BEST with dogs! My dog literally tries to chase her down the road whenever she leaves and will often take the charge on our electric fence just t... (more)"

4. Magic

I take dogs on adventures they love

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I haven't seen anyone handle and interact with dogs the way that Magic does. I grew up with dogs (and cats and other animals) on a farm, but it was a far cr... (more)"

5. Damen

Years of experience w/ giant dogs

South West, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Without reservation, Damen would be the first person to whom I would entrust my dog. He knows more about dog behavior, nutrition and care than anyone else I... (more)"

6. Janine

I love my babies!

Shaw, WASH, DC, 20001

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

"The girls liked Janine from the first meet and greet. I'm so grateful Jae was available on short notice and on a holiday! And so happy to have all the pictur... (more)"

7. Andrew

SW Waterfront Spacious Apartment!

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Andrew is great! He is very responsive, friendly and experienced. Without a doubt an excellent choice to look after your pet. (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
8. Leandra

The best Fur-baby sister ever

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Leandra was very quick in responding and dealt well with an issue that occurred on the first day with retrieving the keys. Only issues I had were not very de... (more)"

9. Patricia

Happy Yappi Hour 24/7

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

Drop-In Visits

"Patricia took great care of my dog Luna! She was able to help me at the last minute when I was in a pinch and was very accommodating! Luna had a nice, long w... (more)"

10. Rachel

College Dog Lover - Missing My Dog

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Rachel Oates would be an amazing dog sitter or walker. She consistently helped me out when I fostered a dog recently and did an amazing job taking care of hi... (more)"

11. Kelly Ann

Your pup's staycation home!

Shaw, Wasshingon, DC, 20001

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kelly Ann and her endless supply of tennis balls have captured Rooster's affections in a way few others have. I never have any doubt he's being cared for -- ... (more)"

12. Evan

Proud Pup Papa by Lincoln Park

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20003

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

"Evan is an amazing Dogsitter. I have a very shy/timid 100 lb German Shepherd that most people would be intimated by. Evan immediately won Riley over and is t... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
13. Gulliver

Having Dog friends is the best !

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

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

"Gulliver was amazing! He checked in every day and made us feel so comfortable that we were leaving her in good hands. He also did a lot of dirty work (cleani... (more)"

14. Anna

Snuggles walks and play time galore

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Anna was great! Our two Cocker Spaniel's were well cared for during our weeklong vacation. We received pictures of her visits and the dogs were very happy to... (more)"

15. Tracy

Vet Asst. & Groomer w/open schedule

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20032

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Tracy is very passionate and caring when it comes to animals. She cares for her own dogs & will also help any lost, hurt or mistreated animal that crosses he... (more)"

16. Wrenne

Last minute walk needed? Call me!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We scheduled Wrenne at the last minute after a friend could no longer dog sit for us. She immediately replied, and was so friendly from the very first messa... (more)"

17. Sarah

I’m up for whatever your dog is!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah she is one of the most responsible and caring people I know. She is fantastic with my dog Izzie (who is not always the easiest dog to care for). Izzi... (more)"

18. Zach

Fun Beagle, Human Included

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"Zach was completely awesome!! So communicative! Videos and pictures daily! He's so incredibly loving to my Great Dane! Quite an asset-reliable and trustworthy! (more)"

19. Kelley

H Street/Capitol Hill Walker/Sitter

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hi there! My name is Kelley and I'm a dog lover in the DC area who wants to help you take care of your pup! Growing up, we always had at least 2 do... (more)

20. Shelagh

I’ll run with your dog!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"So accommodating and caring to our dog! (more)"

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