Pet Setting & 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. Heather

Experienced dog owner and sitter

Cherrydale, Arlington, VA, 22207

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Wonderful sitter and our dogs love her. She’s dependable and is very loving and caring toward them. (more)"

2. Vivian

Versatile and fun-loving caregiver

Falls Church, VA, 22046

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Vivian watched my two pups for 4 days and was absolutely wonderful!! She provided updates after each visit/walk and sent pics as well. Very happy with the e... (more)"

3. Izzy

Experienced and Avid Dog Lover!!!

Chevy Chase, MD, 20815

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Izzy was great. She was booked to drop-in on my two cats, they were in very good hands. (more)"

4. Scott

10/10 WoULd NeVeR BaMbOoZLe a FLoof

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

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

16 repeat clients

"Scott is a fantastic cat-sitter. He took great care of our little guy over Thanksgiving and sent informative updates and lots of pictures. We came home to ... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
5. Eros

Lots of love to give, but no dog!

Cleveland Park, Washington DC, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Eros was great! Very responsive and communicative and took great care of Jack. Would definitely use her again. Thanks Eros! (more)"

6. Laura

Long walks, belly rubs and love!

Au-Tenleytown, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Laura was great and easy to talk to! She was happy to take the booking even on short notice, which really helped me out in a pinch. I felt very comfortable w... (more)"

7. Jillian

Fun? Exercise? Play? You got it!

Bluemont, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

8 repeat clients

"Jillian was fantastic. I felt really comfortable with her coming to take care of my dog. I will be using her again in the future! (more)"

8. Mariana

Your pet and I will have a blast!

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Mariana was one of the most thoughtful, experienced, and reliable sitters I have come across. She took care of my Millie as if she were her own, taking her f... (more)"

9. Holly

Fun loving dog watcher

Ballston-Virginia Square, Arlington, VA, 22201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I know Holly very well. She always had a dog growing up. She is such a wonderful person. Holly is a very dedicated and hard worker for any job she has to... (more)"

10. Debbie

Recently Retired and Love Animals

North Rosslyn, Arlington, VA, 22209

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Debbie has always been a lover of animals. she is very reliable and trustworthy and has never disappointed me in anything we have planned or done together. ... (more)"

11. Kate

RN and dog lover- wags guaranteed

Lyon Village, ARLINGTON, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"We booked Kate for daily potty breaks during a hectic work week and couldn't be happier! She demonstrated genuine care for our 7YO Affenpinscher mix, sending... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
12. Whitney

Home Full Time - Large Yard

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

4 repeat clients

"I would definitely recommend Whitney to anyone looking for a dog sitter. She is as responsible and caring as they come and she has a GREAT dog voice. You kno... (more)"

13. Lisa

Can your dog come out and walk me?

Chevy Chase, Washington, DC, 20008

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Lisa is absolutely wonderful with my 13 year old dog, Sugar. Sugar always enjoys her walks and play time with Lisa. Lisa’s attentiveness and warmth thAt she ... (more)"

14. Sophie

I'll take great care of your pup!

Au-Tenleytown, Washington, DC, 20016

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

2 repeat clients

"Sophie was absolutely great with Louis while I was away. I would not hesitate in booking her services again. (more)"

15. Guin

Cat Lady & Dog Lover

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Guin's love for animals is remarkable. She genuinely cares for each animal and goes out of her way to ensure they are happy. Her cheerful and energetic perso... (more)"

16. 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

9 repeat clients

"Laura was absolutely amazing with our 3 months old corgi puppy! I felt that working together with her, Pippa not only got the proper care and excerise she ne... (more)"

17. Rachel

Last Minute is OK,Cats Welcome Too!

Cleveland Park, Washington DC, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Rachel was amazing!! She came through for me and my boy Ammo at the last minute. She was easy, reliable and quick with communication. I will definitely reque... (more)"

18. Tara

I love pups!

North Highland, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

13 repeat clients

"So pleased with Tara’s drop in visits for my 7YO Yorkie mix. She is prompt, patient, and mindful to send text and photo updates on the breaks each day. Her f... (more)"

19. Meredith

Puppy pal and dog lover!

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Meredith was an AMAZING dog walker! She was extremely thorough in her notes/updates about Dezi and even went the extra mile to write me a story about the wal... (more)"

20. Lara

Friendly & Responsible Dog Walker!

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Lara was incredibly professional. She asked all the important questions about our dogs needs and behaviors and communicated both in advance and during his wa... (more)"

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