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

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

1. Natalia

Dog and baby sitter extraordinaire

Foxhall Village, Washington, DC, 20007

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Natalia is a very responsible and loving dog caregiver. Natalia is a physician's assistant for her work and she applies the same care, discipline, and love t... (more)"

2. Soraya

I wish doggys could talk

Waverly Hills, Arlington, VA, 22207

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Soraya is a wonderful and ethereal person. She lights up the room and has infinite love 'fur' everyone! I have seen the joy animals have brought to her life ... (more)"

3. Stina Amanda

Pet enthusiast with flexible hours

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"The pets were in great hands with Stina! She was responsive and it was quick and easy to set everything up. I got pictures and updates throughout the visit a... (more)"

4. Lydia

Dog Sitter Extraordinaire!

The Palisades, Washington, DC, 20007

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting

2 repeat clients

"Lydia was wonderful and sweet with George. She was prompt, conscientious, and polite. I look forward to using her services again. Thanks Lydia! (more)"

5. Lindsay

Young and energetic dog lover!

Bluemont, Ballston, VA, 22201

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

13 repeat clients

"Lindsay was beyond wondeful! Our 2 shy puppies LOVED her- she took them to the park and on walks constantly and kept us updated with pictures and messages. W... (more)"

6. Sarah

Ready to play with your dog!

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Sarah was lovely--prompt, caring, and competent. Our house was clean and our dogs were happy! (more)"

7. 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)"

8. Alex

Caring and energetic animal lover!

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Alex was great, and I would highly recommend her. She stayed with our puppy for the weekend while we were out of town. She was very friendly and a wonderful ... (more)"

9. Melody

I am a pre-veterinarian student

The Palisades, Washington, DC, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Melody was amazing with my 2 huskies! She was timely, sent updates with lots of photos, and I could tell my pups were exercised and happy when I returned. ... (more)"

10. Ariel

Energetic Dog Lover

Au-Tenleytown, Washington , DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, 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)"

11. Laura

Reliable pup lover of all sizes

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

About: To say that I'm a dog lover is an understatement. When I was a little girl; I would create posters highlighting which dog would be best for our fam... (more)

12. David

Seeking 1 New regular client!

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"David has watched our special needs rescue, Ozzie, twice now. Both times he has been incredibly considerate with our home and a wonderful companion to our an... (more)"

13. Katherine

Loving your dog like it's my own!

Waverly Hills, Arlington, VA, 22207

House Sitting

1 repeat client

"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)"

14. Claire

Flexible, close to park, <3 doggos!

High View Park, Arlington, VA, 22207

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

1 repeat client

"Will absolutely be rebooking - Benny was so happy and comfortable and loved! (more)"

15. 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 did a wonderful job watching our two pugs! She was really great providing updates and photos of the pups. She made sure to check in if there was somethi... (more)"

Available this weekend
16. 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)"

17. 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)"

Available this weekend
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. Maggie

All dogs are good dogs

Woodmont, Arlington , VA, 22207

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Maggie has watched my two beautiful girls several times, and they absolutely love her! She takes them on walks, plays with them, and just generally showers t... (more)"

20. Katie

AU student dedicated to dog care

Au-Tenleytown, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katie really saved the day for me. I needed someone on very short notice to watch Shelby for me because she has really bad separation anxiety. I needed to le... (more)"

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