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

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

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1. Brooke Verified Background Check

Walking Dogs For 16 Years

Mount Vernon Square, DC, DC, 20001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"There are not enough positive words to say about Brooke! I know my two pups aren’t the easiest to manage but she handled them and they absolutely loved her. Sh… (more)"

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2. Lauren Verified Background Check

Dog loving professional

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

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

"Lauren was amazing! My family went out of town for 10 days and she stayed at our house with our two dogs. We got pictures every day and the house was in great … (more)"

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3. Jeehan Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

A gal ‘n a bucket o’ love.

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

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

"Jeehan was amazing and I highly recommend her services! It was my first time using a dog sitter, and I couldn’t have been more pleased. She took great care of … (more)"

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4. Catherine Verified Enhanced Background Check

Reliable NW DC Caregiver

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Catherine stayed at our place for 5 nights while we were gone on vacation. She was punctual, responsible, and very good at communicating. She took very good ca… (more)"

5. Jillian Verified Enhanced Background Check

Embraces all the snuggles!

High View Park, Arlington, VA, 22207

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

"Jillian was great, I asked her sit last minute and she was super accommodating. My pups were happy when I got home, and she left our place nice and clean. Will… (more)"

6. Sydney Verified Background Check

Fun fur everyone! :)

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

"Sydney V. from the very beginning had great communication and patience with me as I’m a first time fur-mom. She came beforehand to meet us both. She was absolu… (more)"

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7. Emma Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Aspiring dog mama

U Street Corridor, Washington, DC, 20009

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

"Incredible sitter. Emma took so much time to get to know our pup and ensure she has an excellent experience. Highly recommend for sitting, walks, and all of th… (more)"

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8. Wayne Verified Enhanced Background Check

caring private tutor who loves pets

Cleveland Park, Washington, DC, 20016

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

"Wayne took great care of our sweet but excitable pit bull. Our house was in great shape when we returned as well. We definitely recommend Wayne! (more)"

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9. Marissa Verified Background Check

Cat lover and dog mom

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

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

"I have left my anxiety-ridden toy poodle mix, Garcon, with Marissa 4 times and I am so grateful that I did! My dog is very difficult to walk - he's afraid of e… (more)"

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10. Eilythia Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Responsible & loving to dogs &cats!

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20016

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

"Eilythia was AMAZING! Not only could I trust her with my cat, but also with my home while I was gone for the week. She was flexible and did all the necessities… (more)"

11. Amber Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Your pet never has to be alone ❤️

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

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

"Amber always takes the best care of my boy! She is thoughtful and sends photos/updates without being prompted. I do not have to worry about Bandit when he is w… (more)"

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12. Hali Verified Enhanced Background Check

Active and cheerful pet lover

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

About: I have walked and taken care of dogs and cats overnight/during the day for 8 years. This began during undergrad caring for faculty members’ pets, and… (more)

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13. Nicole Verified Background Check

Experienced, dependable Dog Lover!

The Palisades, Palisades/Washington, DC, 20007

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Nichole was great! We were nervous to leave our two furry boys, but Nichole quickly built a bond, she has a lot of dog sense and had no trouble being the lead… (more)"

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14. John Verified Enhanced Background Check

College Student dog walker

Cleveland Park, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"To Whom It May Concern, I am writing to recommend my good friend John to be a dog sitter for your company. John is a responsible and organized person, who … (more)"

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15. Emma Verified Enhanced Background Check

I’m dog’s best friend

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

"Emma is extremely responsible and a joy around pets of all kinds. She knows how to care for dogs and cats and treats them with the love and care she would her … (more)"

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16. Leah Verified Enhanced Background Check

Your dog is safe and happy with me!

Maywood, Arlington, VA, 22207

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Always lucky when we are able to have Leah look after our dog. She is great at communicating and takes amazing care of the dog. Definitely recommend! (more)"

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17. Amanda Verified Enhanced Background Check

Pet Care

Cherrydale, Arlington, VA, 22207

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amanda was great! She did an in-home stay with my dog and cat and took wonderful care of them. She sent me updates regularly and left my home spotless. I'm alw… (more)"

18. Yael Verified Enhanced Background Check

Reliable, enthusiastic dog-sitter

Au-Tenleytown, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Yael was friendly prompt and very engaged with Luca & Ripley who both adored her. Her presence w them gave us security and comfort that our pups were being we… (more)"

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19. Ira Verified Background Check

I am a single male pet lover

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

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

"I've known Ira for decades - he's a true animal lover, has a calm and resourceful disposition, and has taken good care of my and other peoples' cats whenever a… (more)"

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20. Patrick Verified Background CheckRover 101

Large fenced yard!

The Palisades, FoxHall Crescent, DC, 20007

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

"Patrick helped me out in an emergency, which meant I gave him very little notice. He'd never met me or my dogs before, so he readily agreed to stop by my hous… (more)"

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Book a Stay, Donate to a Cause

Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in The Palisades, Washington donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Washington.

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