Dog Boarding in Washington, D.C.

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1. Chad

Devoted Doggy Daddy in Eckington

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

3 repeat clients

"Chad was great. We have an older Dachshund and they were able to take her for the weekend on short notice. Phoebs seemed to get along with Pancho and communi... (more)"

2. Meredith & Nicholas

Experienced, Responsible, Flexible!

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

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

22 repeat clients

"Meredith took fantastic care of our 2 year old greyhound/whippet mix Vicki! She was very timely with their updates including sharing photos. She has a lot of... (more)"

3. Melinda

Safe, Intuitive, Capable Dog Care

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

53 repeat clients

"Melinda is the best!! She took such great care of my little Poppy while I was away for the weekend and went above and beyond to make sure my rescue pup felt... (more)"

4. Iuliia

Big backyard to play & socialize

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

108 repeat clients

"Yulia and Ken were wonderful caretakers of Calvin. He seemed very happy the entire trip. She gave me plenty of updates and pictures. Their house is dog proof... (more)"

5. Supon

Happy Home = Happy Dogs

Kalorama, Washington, DC, 20008

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

53 repeat clients

"This was the first time I left Henry with Supon. He was a most caring, thoughtful and concerned doggie caregiver. I received photos documenting Henry's activ... (more)"

6. Whitney

Home Full Time - Large Yard

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

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

4 repeat clients

"Awesome dog people! Took care of our rescue, Rhody, in a pinch without a hitch. Lots of pictures and great communication definitely took the stress out of ... (more)"

7. Hannah

Your Dogs Home Away From Home!

North Rosslyn, Arlington, VA, 22209

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

2 repeat clients

"Hannah was fantastic and Pearl was well taken care of. I won’t hesitate to use her again. (more)"

8. Marla

Full-time weekends, Rock Creek Park

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Marla took excellent care of my dog Scout! Not only did Scout seem safe and well cared for, it seemed like she had a really fun time! Marla was awesome about... (more)"

9. Amanda

Cap Hill, Fenced Yard, Friendly Pup

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

3 repeat clients

"How do I even start to sing the praises of Amanda and her pooch Lilly. OMG they were so wonderful. Amanda was very accommodating and at the meet and greet. M... (more)"

10. Tawny

Responsible D.C. Dogsitter

Stadium-Armory, Washington, DC, 20003

Dog Boarding

7 repeat clients

"Tawny did an excellent job of watching my energetic husky for almost 2 weeks. The daily photos and feedback were great! I would highly recommend her and will... (more)"

11. Amanda

This shirt needs more dog hair

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

Dog Boarding

"Amanda was fantastic. She was super responsive, friendly, easy to work with, and very accommodating. Went out of her way to help me out with pick up and drop... (more)"

12. Hannah

My ideal day = dog parks and walks!

U Street Corridor, Washington, DC, 20009

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Hannah was fantastic! She took excellent care of my dog Parker while I was away for the weekend. I was a little nervous as this was my first time using Rover... (more)"

13. Gulliver

Having Dog friends is the best !

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

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

7 repeat clients

"Gulliver was awesome with Baxter, on top of being flexible with my whirlwind plans! One of the most admirable and observable qualities is the obvious bond be... (more)"

14. Denise

Doggy Hotel on Capitol Hill

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

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

1 repeat client

"Denise & Tom took such great care of Cookie! They sent excellent updates and lots of great pics of the adventures they too him along on. We could tell he got... (more)"

15. Ansley

I fall in love with every dog I see

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20037

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

4 repeat clients

"Ansley is the best! Rowdy is always excited to see her. She is very communicative and flexible with scheduling. We particularly appreciate the effort she pu... (more)"

16. Betty

All Proceeds Go To Orphanages =)

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

Dog Boarding

"Betty and Brandon are true dog lovers! Located in Eckington, they are next to a great walking trail, and their home is perfect for small dogs! Everything, ... (more)"

17. Kelly Ann

Your pup's staycation home!

Shaw, Wasshingon, DC, 20001

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kelly Ann was our house and pet sitter for a 3 week period when we were travelling abroad. She took exemplary care of not only our fur babies, but also our ... (more)"

18. Becca & Ryan

Lifelong dog owners; works at home

Capitol Hill, WASHINGTON, DC, 20002

Dog Boarding

2 repeat clients

"Marco had a great time with Becca and Ryan! We got lots of pics of all the fun he was having on hikes and at the dog park. (more)"

19. Patricia

Happy Yappi Hour 24/7

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

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

11 repeat clients

"Patricia is amazing! The best, actually. Friendly, organized, patient, gentle, accommodating, responsive, and endlessly thoughtful about pictures and updates... (more)"

20. Meghan

When you're away, your dog can play

South West, Washington, DC, 20024

Dog Boarding

4 repeat clients

"My energetic pup had a great time with Meghan. My dog is usually at best indifferent to other dogs, but really seemed to hit it off with Meghan's pup. I was ... (more)"


Rover offers the perfect alternative to dog kennels and traditional dog sitting. The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your dog, turn to Rover for your dog boarding needs. It's easy to find a loving Washington, D.C., DC dog sitter on Rover who'll give your dog one-on-one attention while you're away, and your dog can enjoy a sweet staycation, right at their sitter's home. Search from hundreds of dog sitters in Washington, D.C., read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your dog. We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. With Rover, pet boarding is guilt-free, cashless, and convenient. That way, you can hit the road happy knowing your dog's in loving hands while you're away.

If you're the sort of person who likes to book services when you're out and about, you'll love the Rover dog boarding app. In minutes, you'll be able to view hundreds of experienced dog sitters no matter where you are, or re-book on-demand with your puppy's favorite dog sitter. You'll get to check in in real-time to see how your dog's day is going, with the photo updates feature from your dog sitter via the Rover dog boarding app. And if you hate carrying cash, or calculating tips, you'll love the Rover app's cashless payment feature which enables fast, secure payment of your dog sitter without money needing to change hands.

The cost of dog boarding in Washington, D.C. may surprise you - in a good way. That's because there's a dog sitter on Rover for nearly every price range and lifestyle. Curious about how much you can expect to pay for dog boarding on Rover? Check out our average dog boarding rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with an individual dog sitter.

In other words, when you use Rover to find Washington, D.C. dog boarding services, your pet is given the best in loving care and hands-on attention, and you don't need to miss out on that just because life got in the way.

Are you a dog lover who wants to know more about how to turn your passion into profit? There's lots of opportunity to earn money with dog boarding in Anten Mills, ON. If you're not sure where to start, visit our page about how to become a dog sitter. We're always happy to include new dog sitters in our dog boarding service listings, and the simple application process means you can start your own dog boarding business in no time. We also take the hassle out when it comes to paperwork, because all our Rover dog sitters have access to helpful benefits including premium pet insurance and cashless payment feature, so you don't have to worry about getting paid on time. Why not apply today?