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

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

1. 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)"

2. Emily

DC dog lover who misses her pup!

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting

2 repeat clients

"Emily was fantastic! She is extremely friendly and responsible, and made us feel at ease leaving our dog with her - and he absolutely loved her. Thank you E... (more)"

3. Lisa

I'll take care of your fur baby!

Bluemont, Arlington, VA, 22205

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

1 repeat client

"Lisa stayed at our house and watched our dog and cat this weekend. We knew immediately at the "meet and greet" a week earlier that she would be terrific. Our... (more)"

4. Veronica

Run, cuddle, or play with any dog!

Arlington Forest, Arlington, VA, 22203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Veronica helped us out on short notice and did a great job watching our very nervous beagle. She stayed overnight and spent a lot of time with our pup durin... (more)"

5. Megan

I love fetch!

Friendship Heights, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Megan was a lifesaver! She was very accommodating and took great care of our pets while we were away. I would recommend her without reservation! (more)"

6. Chenika

Fun & Passionate Sitter!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

4 repeat clients

"Chenika did a fabulous job with my River!!!! She arrived in time and stayed in my home over the weekend. She sent frequent updates via text and pictures whic... (more)"

7. 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 was a great dog sitter for Henry! She is clearly a dog lover and treated our dog to plenty walks and playtime. Moxy was flexible with pick up/drop off a... (more)"

8. Alberto

Your Friend in Chevy Chase

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20015

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Alberto was so communicative and flexible. He sent regular updates, including funny commentary. I would definitely recommend him and would will book him agai... (more)"

9. Haleah

Your dogs new best friend!

North Rosslyn, Arlington, VA, 22209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I can always count on heleah to walk my pup after work. I trust her with my most precious baby and I would recommend her to anyone! (more)"

10. Ashley

Energetic, responsible dog lover

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hi there! I'm Ashley and I would love to care for your dog. I am a long time dog owner and animal lover. I have had Cavalier King Charles Spaniels ... (more)

Available this weekend
11. Ashley

Pamper your pooch with me!

Ashton Heights, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I'm a future puppy owner that has had LOTS of experience with dogs and puppies alike. I grew up with 4 dogs (2 mini dachshunds, a toy yorkie, and a... (more)

12. Andrea

Happy walker - dogfriendly comunity

Waverly Hills, Arlington, VA, 22207

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

"Andrea used to dog-sit my dog when I went on vacation and often helped me walk my dog when I was too busy to walk him myself. She has proven to be really res... (more)"

13. Laura Mariko

Go for a Walk, Run or even a Hike

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

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

"I recommend Laura enthusiastically and without hesitation as a pet sitter. On several occasions she cared for my two cats for periods of up to a week while... (more)"

14. Hannah

I care for all kinds of pups

Au-Tenleytown, Washington DC, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I'm a student in at American University in DC with a flexible schedule during the week and on the weekends. However, I am not available on Monday o... (more)

15. Kristen

Flexible Dog Lover!

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"kristen would make the ideal dog owner. i've known her for 5 years now, and i can't imagine a better candidate. she is fun-loving and affectionate but also d... (more)"

16. Sarah

Easy day access to Georgetown area

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

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

1 repeat client

"Sarah did a great job looking after our old Yorkshire terrier, and managing his medication, as well as giving him walks around the neighborhood. She also di... (more)"

17. Rachel

Longtime Dog Owner and Hiker

Au-Tenleytown, District of Columbia, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Rachel did a great job with Sidney, even when he got a little sick to his stomach after we left. She was very attentive and kept us updated. Thanks for taki... (more)"

18. Temucin

Responsible, trustworthy,caring,fun

North Highland, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

"Hello, I am so happy you reached out to me to share my experience with Temucin over the years...Let me start by saying what a true friend an great companio... (more)"

19. Stephanie

Live, Love, Dogs

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"As a fellow dog owner I have given Stephanie the responsibility of caring for my pets in the past. She has always shown a great deal of care and love towards... (more)"

20. Caroline

Caring and committed dog walker

Berkley, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Caroline and George hit it off right away. Caroline was very sweet and kept us updated on George’s status. I would highly recommend Caroline for your pet’s n... (more)"

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