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. Chenika

Fun & Passionate Sitter!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

4 repeat clients

"Chenika did a lovely job at taking care of my cat Aries. She was professional, responded quickly to my questions and seemed to truly love taking care of anim... (more)"

Available this weekend
2. Lara

Friendly & Responsible Dog Walker!

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lara and I met in 2007 and lived together in college for 3 years. We remain close friends - she was in my wedding in 2014 and I'll be standing next to her fo... (more)"

3. Lorena

I love animals more than humans!

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lorena has taken care of my puppy many times while I've been away from my home. She is a wonderful, friendly, and responsible young professional, and my pupp... (more)"

4. Danelle

Love all types/breeds of dogs!

Donaldson Run, Arlington, VA, 22207

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Danelle is a very responsible and dependable individual. You could not ask for a better pet sitter than her! She has a real love for animals and it shows! I... (more)"

5. Rachel

Home full-time w/large yard

Williamsburg, ARLINGTON, VA, 22207

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

"Rachel was a sitter, walker, and playmate to my dogs when we used to live next door to her. She was awesome! Super friendly and nice and just absolutely ador... (more)"

6. Perry

Caring, Attentive and Fun!

Mount Pleasant, Washington, DC, 20010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Perry is responsible and reliable. He cares for each and every dog like it was his own. There is no one I would trust more with my babies! (more)"

7. Meghan

I smile @ dogs I pass on the street

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20016

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Meghan is an amazing dog sitter! Our two dogs LOVE her and her dedication and love for animals is amazing. We completely trust her with our pets and cannot ... (more)"

8. Sam

I'll treat your dog like family!

Cherrydale, Arlington, VA, 22207

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

About: My first job ever was as a dog-walker and I've always been surrounded by dogs. I can't imagine a life without them. Anyone who owns a dog understan... (more)

9. Haley

Photographer and dog-lover!

North Rosslyn, Arlington, VA, 22209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Haley and her daughter watched our beloved critters for us for a whole week while we had to be out of town. They followed our instructions and sent us photo ... (more)"

10. Nikki

Trained Animal Care Specialist

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20037

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nikki did drop-in visits with my cat while I was away for a few days. She was great! I really appreciated the updates that she sent with pictures. When I ... (more)"

Available this weekend
11. Rachel

Animal Loving Recent College Grad!

Clarendon-Courthouse, Arlington, VA, 22201

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

17 repeat clients

"Fantastic job - took pictures every day and sent them to us, responded amazingly quickly to our messages, and Rory was a very happy camper when we got back. ... (more)"

12. Lindsay

I treat all dogs like my children

Au-Tenleytown, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lindsay is a well-rounded college student who spends her everyday embodying a hard worker. Lindsay is perfect to work with dogs. I have witnessed first hand... (more)"

13. Moxy

I was a Great Dane in a past life.

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

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

1 repeat client

"Moxy is a professional who clearly adores dogs and can create a fast relationship with them. I would ask Moxy to look after our dog again and highly recomm... (more)"

14. Soraya

I wish doggys could talk

Waverly Hills, Arlington, VA, 22207

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Everything went very smoothly and I will definitely use Soraya again! (more)"

15. Forrest

Large Breed Specialist/ Loves Pups

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Forest has watched my Pit Bull and my Black Lab for years now, and he is the best at it. He really has a love and passion for dogs, and it shows. I always... (more)"

16. Anika

Will keep your dog active and safe!

North Rosslyn, Arlington, VA, 22209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Anika has pet sitted my dog for me quite often since I got him in 2014. Whenever I go on vacation or out of town I always ask Anika first because I know I w... (more)"

17. 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)"

Available this weekend
18. Alexa

Experienced owner & flexible sched!

Friendship Heights, Washington, DC, 20016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Alexa is the best dog sitter and walker! I have a rather particular pup when it comes to people she likes, who she'll let walk her and where she likes to go ... (more)"

19. Ellen

Glover Park Dog & Cat Sitter

Glover Park, Washington, DC, 20007

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ellen did a great job of taking care of Cooper while we were gone for a long weekend. Some roommates were coming and going and we needed someone in a pinch -... (more)"

20. Marguerite

Cant wait to care for your pets!

McLean, VA, 22101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

About: Having grown up with dogs my entire life so I have a sweet spot for animals. My parents have six dogs that I help care for and over the past 18 yea... (more)

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