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

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

1. Allyson

I have a degree in animal science!

Lyon Village, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting

"Allyson was great! She and her husband stayed at our house and took care of our pup Emmy. She was great with staying in touch, sent pics, and we felt 100% co... (more)"

2. Elizabeth

I walk the walk, and bark the bark.

Williamsburg, Arlington, VA, 22213

House Sitting

"Elizabeth was amazing! She not only committed on short notice but she went above and beyond in entertaining my pup. I was so impressed when she brought her o... (more)"

3. Sigma

Let me take your dog to the park!

Downtown, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sigma was GREAT! We had him house sit over a holiday weekend, and we couldn't be happier. He clearly loved playing with our pup, as evident by all the pictur... (more)"

4. Laura

Long walks, belly rubs and love!

Au-Tenleytown, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Laura is wonderful! Maggie loved her, and we were so happy to get updates and photos every day. We will definitely use Laura again. (more)"

5. Lauren

Let me be apart of the pack

Bethesda, MD, 20816

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We loved Lauren! Leaving Freddie with someone new had me so anxious but I immediately felt at ease at our meet and greet. She sent photos every day when we w... (more)"

6. Melissa

The Perfect PawPal for Your Pet!!

Cleveland Park, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Melissa was great from our first contact to her stay with Sophie. She is very knowledgeable and easy to work with. We will definitely be calling her the next... (more)"

7. Stacey

Dog Lover w/ Huge Fenced Yard

The Palisades, Washington, DC, 20007

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Stacey and Guillermo were awesome to George and kept me informed during his stay. I would highly recommend the two of them for any of your pet sitting needs.... (more)"

8. Emma drew

I love dogs! and they love me :)

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emma was awesome with Stark! She hung out with him for a couple hours and took care of him just the same as we would have! (more)"

Available this weekend
9. Elyse

Love taking dogs on long walks

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Elyse takes great care of my high-energy, lovable Labrador! My Lab needs walks during the day and I live too far from work to go home and play with her, so ... (more)"

10. Soraya

I wish doggys could talk

Waverly Hills, Arlington, VA, 22207

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"This was my first Rover experience and it was great! Soraya kept me filled in on my doggy by sending me videos and photos. Soraya took great care of my dog a... (more)"

11. Grace

I have a yard and a lot of patience

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Grace was awesome! I would give her 10 stars if I could. She was great with both my dog and very old cat who was also sick during the stay. She helped with h... (more)"

12. Mariana

Your pet and I will have a blast!

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: It may seem a bit strange to see someone who works with animals all day to seek another job in working with more pets, but it's what I do best! I w... (more)

13. Brooke

I'll have summer fun with your pups

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brooke is such an amazing sitter and I could not be happier that we've found her! She is so responsive and responsible! Brooke did a great effort to meet Cha... (more)"

14. Kelsey

I'll try new walking trails

North Highland, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kelsey took great care of our older golden retriever. She was incredibly flexible when our trip lasted a bit longer than expected! I would have Kelsey back t... (more)"

15. Ronald

Watched and walked 30+ dogs.

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ronald did an amazing job. He was communicative, sent tons of photos, and took great care of both my dog Charlie and my apartment while we were out of town. ... (more)"

16. Taran

Away? Your dog and I will play

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Thank you Taran for being so attentive and watching Bella! (more)"

17. Rachel

Full-time friend for your dog!

McLean, VA, 22101

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

About: Big, fenced back yard!!! Lots of walks and hikes and cuddles!!! While I'm not currently a dog owner myself (as a recent college grad), I've bee... (more)

18. Emily

Available Memorial Day Weekend!

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emily is such a breeze to work with and was so good with my Goldendoodle! It's obvious that she is experienced with pets as well as professional and reliable... (more)"

19. Jordan

I will love on your pups!

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting

"Jordan was our house/petsitter for our 2 pups and indoor/outdoor cat for 5 nights while we were on vacation. She was reliable and was great at sending us dai... (more)"

20. Rachel

Ill run with your dog!

Au-Tenleytown, Washington, DC, 30024

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachel has been wonderful with my 2 dogs. They love it when she comes to visit. So excited to go for walks with her. She will even take the in the backyard t... (more)"

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