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

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

1. Helen

I can handle any size or age dog!

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Helen is awesome and we highly recommend her! She is very proactive and communicates really well. She really cares for the dogs and is very reliable! Thanks ... (more)"

2. Lane Brooke

I want to hang out with your dog!

Colonial Village, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

17 repeat clients

"Lane Brooke is awesome! She took great care of Chill! She even wentry out of the way to pick him up some extra benadryl for his allergies. She also took grea... (more)"

3. Kate

Energetic, caring dog lover

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

"Kate did an amazing job watching my Cockapoo. Respond to all my messages, was timely and showed she knew what she was doing. Would definitely use again! Thanks! (more)"

4. Kattie

My love/respect for animals endles.

Westover Village, Arlington , VA, 22205

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kattie took excellent care of my seven year old cockapoo when I was in the hospital delivering my son. She was responsive, sent pictures, and very flexible w... (more)"

5. Lydia

15 Doggone Happy Clients & Counting

The Palisades, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

4 repeat clients

"Lydia stayed with our dog Gunnar and cat Punkie for a few days while we were out of town. She was very prompt to respond and give us updates and photos of ho... (more)"

6. 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)"

7. Olivia

Dog lover who can't have her own!

Colonial Village, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Olivia was wonderful! My small dog (bichon) loved her from the first time she came over to meet him. I was out of town for three nights, and I received lots ... (more)"

8. Reed

Caring, trustworthy, pet lover

Georgetown, Washington, DC, 20007

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

3 repeat clients

"Reed was great! Bruce loved staying with her (Reed stayed in our apartment while my wife and I were traveling out of country) and she left the apartment clea... (more)"

9. Alex

Caring and energetic animal lover!

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Alex stayed at our apartment with our energetic and sometimes reactive dog, Gertie. Upon return, our apartment was cleaner than we left it and Gertie seemed... (more)"

10. Lindsay

Young and energetic dog lover!

Bluemont, Ballston, VA, 22201

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

16 repeat clients

"Lindsay was everything I could ask for in a dog sitter! She sent regular updates on her fun activities with the dogs that helped me know they were in good h... (more)"

11. 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)"

12. Sasha

Dog-loving GW Grad Student

Foggy Bottom, Washington DC, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sasha was an amazing! She was wonderful with our dog all weekend and we trusted her from the moment she stepped through our door. She sent us updates and pic... (more)"

13. Carly

Time with your pup makes my day

North Rosslyn, Arlington, VA, 22209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

About: I have utilized Rover over and over again and know what a life saver it is for me and my dog! I have been a dog owner for 6 years since college, al... (more)

14. Kaycee

New DC Gal who misses her TN dogs!

Adams Morgan, D.C. , DC, 20009

House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Once again Kaycee was dependable, took great care of my dog Kallie, and left my condo nicer than when I departed. Any owner and pet would be lucky to have her. (more)"

15. 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)"

16. Rachel

Longtime Dog Owner and Hiker

Au-Tenleytown, Washington DC, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"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)"

17. Keri

Vet Tech, Animal Lover & Nurturer!

North Highland, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Keri stayed at our house for 8 days with our 5 pets and did an excellent job. She texted pictures and updates of our pets and asked questions when necessary.... (more)"

18. Anna

Caring,Animal lover, Tender hearted

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Anna is one of the most loving people I have ever met. When it comes to animals you can really tell she genuinely cares. I have watched her countless times w... (more)"

19. Emily

DC dog lover who misses her pup!

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: The best day of my life was when I was seven years old and Santa brought me my one (and only) dog, Shadow. I am now 22 years old and Shadow is goin... (more)

20. Olivia

Ready To Meet Your Best Friend!

Au-Tenleytown, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Olivia adores animals and loves being around them! When I got back from vacation after she watched my puppy, they were inseparable! She kept me updated while... (more)"

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Dog owners in The Palisades, Washington, DC turn to house sitters on Rover.com for their house sitting needs. Over 7,397 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in Washington DC, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. House sitting can be affordable, no matter where you live or what your price range may be. Curious about how much house sitting costs in Washington with Rover.com? Check out our average house sitting rates near you to get an idea before getting a conversation started with a house sitter on Rover. When you leave your dog with a sitter you've connected with on Rover, you can relax, knowing your dog will be treated like family.

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