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

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1. Chris

Extra Care While You're Away

Bethesda, MD, 20816

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

31 repeat clients

"Bodi was very happy with Chris and we value her reliability and trustworthiness in our home. (more)"

2. Mia

Reliable Pet Sitter Available!

Buckingham, Arlington , VA, 22203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

22 repeat clients

"I have a dog who gets very nervous when I'm not around, but he did great with Mia! She stayed in my house for two nights and everything was clean and as I le... (more)"

3. Lydia

Dog Sitter Extraordinaire!

The Palisades, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"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
4. Anne

Combining snuggles and discipline!

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Most of my dog sitting experience is full service sleep overs with walks and feeding, but I'm eager to take on any kind of dog care. I like to com... (more)

5. Stina Amanda

Pet enthusiast with flexible hours

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"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)"

6. Diana

I speak dog.

Columbia Forest, Arlington, VA, 22204

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

2 repeat clients

"Diana is exactly what you would want in pet sitter. She is concerned about the comfort level of both the dog(s) and the owner. Diana was extremely easy to in... (more)"

7. Katie

Dogs would say I'm PAW-SOME

Arlington Forest, Arlington, VA, 22203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Katie was wonderful! Highly recommend! She took such great care of our pups. We know they were well fed, walked everyday and kept busy b/c they were exhauste... (more)"

8. Katherine

Loving your dog like it's my own!

Waverly Hills, Arlington, VA, 22207

House Sitting

"Katie was an amazing dog sitter for our 2 fur babies during our recent international trip! She met with us several times before our stay so she could get com... (more)"

9. 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)"

10. Brittany

Young Professional Animal Lover

Au-Tenleytown, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hi! My name is Brittany and I'm currently a teacher here in Washington D.C. and I'm looking to spend some time with some adorable pooches! I am a d... (more)

11. Claire

A lifetime of dog loving and caring

Berkley, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have never met someone who loves dogs more than Claire Cantrell. Claire has three small dogs of her own and has on multiple occasions helped with my own tw... (more)"

Available this weekend
12. Meredith

Safe, loving home with fenced yard!

The Palisades, Washington, DC, 20007

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: My boyfriend, Ryan, and I are seasoned dog owners who can manage the challenges that come with taking care of your furry family member. We will wor... (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)"

14. Makena

Loving & caring GW PreMed student

Berkley, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"When meeting Makena, for the first time, she was very caring and sweet and I felt comfortable letting her stay here and taking care of my precious fur baby. ... (more)"

15. Alex

Caring and energetic animal lover!

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Our dog, Kiwi, loved hanging out with Alex! She was great, took care of everything, and Kiwi was well exercised all weekend. Can't wait to have Alex watch h... (more)"

16. Christa

I'll be a round of appaws!!

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Christa was such a wonderful sitter for our dog Raven! She was incredibly sweet and responsible. While we were on vacation for a week, Christa sent lots of p... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
17. Fiona

The dog whisperer...pups > people

Georgetown, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Fiona has been the best stand-in dog mama Coby and I could ever ask for! She cares for him like he's her own pupper and Coby loves her so much. Together they... (more)"

18. 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)"

19. John

Your dog will be part of family!

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

"John did an excellent job taking care of our older lab. He sent pictures and update and left the apartment tidy. We would love to have him come back. (more)"

20. Marisa

Experienced Dog Walker for Hire

Au-Tenleytown, Washington , DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Marisa is extremely responsible and loves dogs more than anyone else I know. She is truly a dog person and will take care of your dogs as if they are her own... (more)"

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