Pet Sitting & Drop Ins in The Palisades, Washington, D. C.

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

1. Yael Verified Enhanced Background Check

Reliable, enthusiastic dog-sitter

Au-Tenleytown, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Yael did a great job watching my dog! She was very responsive and communicated well. I felt very comfortable having her and would use her again! (more)"

2. Luisa Verified Enhanced Background Check

Animals are the purest form of love

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20008

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"Luisa is such a fantastic, caring, and thoughtful cat sitter. She sends us such detailed updates and puts our minds at ease when we are away! (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
3. Meredith Verified Enhanced Background Check

Law school student and dog lover

Georgetown, WASHINGTON, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"She was great! My dog seemed to really enjoy it and she keep me posted the entire time, and took great pics. Meredith was flexible and easy to work with, and w… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
4. Aimee Verified Enhanced Background Check

Animal-Loving Teacher

Westover Village, Arlington, VA, 22205

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Where can I even begin with how amazing Aimee was?! This was my first time using Rover and leaving my cat, Spot, for 9 days while I was away. I was nervous sin… (more)"

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5. Heather Verified Enhanced Background Check

Experienced dog owner and sitter

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Heather was amazing with our dog! She was timely, took extra time on walks and gave some extra pets too. A great experience for the first time leaving our dog … (more)"

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6. 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)

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
7. 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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8. Maura Verified Enhanced Background Check

Lifetime Pet Owner, AWLA Volunteer

Glebewood, Arlington, VA, 22207

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Maura is great with all dogs! My family got our first puppy a few months ago and Maura has helped us get her socialized and trained. Highly recommend!! (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
9. Mack Verified Enhanced Background Check

Dog Sitting with Care and Love

Kalorama, Washington DC, DC, 20008

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

"Mack took amazing care of my elderly chihuahua, Sandy! Daily walks, daily updates, and photos were comforting to see while I was away. Not only this, but Mack … (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
10. Rubens Verified Enhanced Background Check

I needed a hand, I found his paws

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rubens was great. I got lots of photos of my shy cat, who clearly just loved Rubens. He got clean food and water, his litter box was clean, and Rubens even cl… (more)"

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11. Amelia Verified Enhanced Background Check

Experienced pre-vet dog handler

Georgetown, Washington, DC, 20007

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

"Amelia has had dogs since she was born. She was raised as if she was part of the pack. She understands dogs on a level that most people (even dog lovers) canno… (more)"

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12. Jane Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101Home inspection and phone-screening

Cozy Comfy Care

Northwest Washington, Washington, DC, 20007

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

"Jan was wonderful! Highly recommend her. (more)"

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13. Dail Verified Enhanced Background Check

Stay with an active corgi and fam

Foxhall Village, Washington, DC, 20007

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

"Dail provided great check-Ins for our cats! She was attentive and provided extra care that we did not request. I really enjoyed the beautiful pictures she took… (more)"

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14. Leah Verified Enhanced Background Check

Your dog is safe and happy with me!

Maywood, Arlington, VA, 22207

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Leah is an enthusiastic and responsible dog minder. She is caring and trustworthy and has helped walk my dog for years, I highly recommend her. (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
15. Aaron Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Enthusiastic pet lover

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Aaron was SO great with looking after my dog Lucky. She was very excited when Aaron would come take her for walks and she always came back tired after lots of … (more)"

16. Emily Verified Enhanced Background Check

Fun-Loving Pet Caretaker

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emily has done drop in visits for my cat for several weekends over the past few months. She is reliable and quick to respond on the app. Best of all, Oreo see… (more)"

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17. Lauren Verified Background Check

Dog loving professional

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

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

"Lauren's amazing - she's hands on, active and full of energy. She is responsible, punctual and someone you can count on. Our dog loves her. (more)"

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18. Aimee Verified Enhanced Background Check

Making your dog(s) life pawfect! :)

Georgetown, Washington, DC, 20007

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Aimee’s bubbly personality would make her the perfect fit for your furry family member! She is compassionate, caring, and energetic. She would love and treat y… (more)"

19. Jordan Verified Background Check

Cat mama and lover of all animals!

The Palisades, Washington, DC, DC, 20007

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Our three pets have stayed with Jordan many many times! Jordan is a true animal lover and I always feel comfortable leaving our animals with her. I will be the… (more)"

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20. Michelle Verified Enhanced Background Check

Dog-loving flexible sitter & walker

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Michelle is a fantastic dog owner and I frequently leave my rescue baby Copper with her and couldn't be happier. My pup is best friends with her corgi Indy, an… (more)"

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