House Sitting in The Palisades, Washington, D. C.

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

1. Lydia

15 Doggone Happy Clients & Counting

The Palisades, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

4 repeat clients

"Lydia is the best! I loved her daily updates and knew Clooney was getting tons of attention because Lydia said she was "chirping" (Clooney's happy meow). I... (more)"

Available this weekend
2. Tha

Loving and caring petsitter!

Bethesda , MD, 20814

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hello!! My name is Thais, I am a animal lover, but dogs have a special place in my heart. All my attention and love is given to your dog while h... (more)

3. Brittanie

I luv pets ! perfect for the job :)

Chevy chase , MD, 20815

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Brittanie has been pet sitting off and on for me for over 6 years since I got my dog Sasha. Brittanie is energetic, fun, responsible, but most importantly an... (more)"

4. Lane Brooke

I want to hang out with your dog!

Colonial Village, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

13 repeat clients

"Lane was great with our dog Oliver. She was prompt and happy to accommodate our schedule Oliver had a wonderful time and we'd definitely use Lane again! (more)"

5. Sarah

Let me take care of your dog!!!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Sarah did a great job caring for our dog and our house while we were away. She let us know how our pup was doing with texts and pictures, and handled unexpec... (more)"

6. Emily

Let me hang out with your dog!

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting

"Emily could not have been a better dog sitter for us. She watched our three dogs, one of whom is a puppy and is still a little wild. She was able to handle... (more)"

Available this weekend
7. Olivia

Dog lover who can't have her own!

Colonial Village, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Olivia was so great! She watched our pup Charlie over Thanksgiving and sent us lots of pictures and kept us in the loop on how he was doing. We came back to ... (more)"

8. Stina Amanda

Pet enthusiast with flexible hours

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Stina Amanda was awesome! Of course, anyone who tells me that my dogs have good personalities gets my automatic approval, but even beyond that, our dogs wer... (more)"

9. Justin

Athlete that loves dog and walks

Bethesda , MD, 20816

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

"Justin is a caring person when it comes to dogs and knows how each one fm should be treated by maintaining their happiness and as healthy as possible. Would ... (more)"

10. Alyssa

Responsible & Reliable Dog Lover!

Bluemont, Arlington, VA, 22203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Alyssa is 100% wonderful!!! She has stayed long weekends with my 2 dogs twice now. She is great at handling my 14 month old big "puppy"--she understands his ... (more)"

11. Alex

Caring and energetic animal lover!

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"We love Alex. I try to book her in advance so she is available. She is a great person. She is someone we would hang out with personally, and she takes gre... (more)"

Available this weekend
12. Rachel

Passionate & energetic dog lover ?

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachel Shabad is as great a dog lover as you will find anywhere. She adores our own labradoodle, Gatsby, and is very experienced at walking him and taking ca... (more)"

13. Shaina

Life-long dog lover

Ashton Heights, Arlington, VA, 22203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Shaina did an absolutely amazing job with our high energy dog and sometimes elusive cat on short notice as a housesitter. She followed instructions perfectly... (more)"

Available this weekend
14. Maggie

All dogs are good dogs

Woodmont, Arlington , VA, 22207

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Maggie did a great job with Meatloaf and Weezy! She sent us pictures and took them out for walks and kept them active! I will definitely be reaching out to M... (more)"

15. Katherine

Loving your dog like it's my own!

Waverly Hills, Arlington, VA, 22207

House Sitting

2 repeat clients

"Katie was an excellent sitter for our 6 month old doodle puppy over the holidays. She really went above and beyond! Even a trip to the groomer when needed. K... (more)"

16. Laura

Reliable and responsible pup lover

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

1 repeat client
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About: To say I am a dog lover is an understatement. When I was much younger, I tried to convince my parents to let us have a dog. I even created posters ... (more)

17. Melody

I am a pre-veterinarian student

The Palisades, Washington, DC, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Melody was great! She was very attentive and was very understanding when my wife asked for constant updates of our boys! She kept us up to date on how their ... (more)"

18. Leslie

Active gal who comes with a car!

Georgetown, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Leslie was amazing to work with and she was amazing with Ruxin. He gets so nervous when we leave on a trip, and we came home this time to see him full of sm... (more)"

19. Ariel

Energetic Dog Lover

Au-Tenleytown, Washington , DC, 20016

House Sitting, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Ariel took great care of Ollie! When we got back, he seemed happy and content. Ariel made sure to stay with Ollie until we returned even though we had a dela... (more)"

20. Rachel

Longtime Dog Owner and Hiker

Au-Tenleytown, Washington DC, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachel has had numerous years of experience working and interacting with dogs. As a dog owner herself, she is familiar with the unique challenges that come w... (more)"

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