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1. Ana

Love and care 24/7 for your pet :)

Capitol Hill, Washington , DC, 20003

"Ana was an amazing sitter! Oliver came back rested and happy. Ana was highly communicative during his stay and sent many cute pics and "daily reports". I hig... (more)"

2. Kate

It's puppy love!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20001

"Kate was an amazing host for my big guy. He got tons of love and lots of exercise during his visit. We will definitely be going with her again the next time ... (more)"

Available this weekend
3. Alana

Alana, Chip and Gizmo!

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

About: Hi! My name is Alana and I am the proud momma to two canine fur babies! Chip is nearly 3 years old and a 5 pound Yorkie. Gizmo just turned 1 (!) an... (more)

4. Alex

Experienced & loving sitters!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20009

"Our Border Terrier Milo is only 10 months old and stayed w/ Alex 10 days. Alex was incredibly nice to us and treated Milo like he was his. Alex was a good co... (more)"

Available this weekend
5. Mend��

Vegan Animal Lover

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

"Mendé took wonderful care of our little dachshund while we jetted out of town for weekend weddings. We contacted her last minute and she was extremely flexib... (more)"

6. Maeve

Fun, active and caring dog sitters!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20009

"Everything about Maeve and her roommate, Kendall, screamed that this was a perfect match! Maeve and Kendall are both young, energetic and compassionate dog l... (more)"

7. Viviana

Your dog will feel like home!!

Downtown, Washington, DC, 20004

"I'm not sure who loved the stay with Viviana more -- Miles or me! Miles was obviously so happy when I picked him up, but I was just as happy getting the upda... (more)"

8. Belle

Dog sitter in Shaw

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

"Belle did a wonderful job watching my two beagle babies when I was out of town for the weekend. She was very responsive, especially considering we booked our... (more)"

9. Christina

Taking care of doggies since 1987!

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

"My dog had a great stay with Christina, Mira, and Kylee. Christina was wonderful about sending me pictures throughout the weekend, and I could tell that Kenz... (more)"

10. Mark

A loving place for your pup

Adams Morgan, washington, DC, 20009

"It was our first time leaving our dog with a sitter and we couldn't have asked for a better person than Mark and his family to watch our dog Dawkins. We drop... (more)"

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11. Annie & Bobby

Work-at-Home Dog Lover for Your Pup!

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

"My little dog had a great stay with Annie and Teddy. I was reluctant to leave him in a rushed way (we were running late for flight). I knew Simba would be sa... (more)"

12. Lee

My dog and I love company!

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

"Lee has watched our dog numerous times and does an excellent job! Lee is very trustworthy, responsive, and sends us pictures while we're away. Our dog is a... (more)"

13. Uma

Citizen Canine

Logan Circle, Washington DC, DC, 20005

"Uma was great! (more)"

14. Swati

All you need is love and a Dog!

Downtown, washington, DC, 20005

"Franklin had a great time with Swati and I would recommend her without hesitation. She sent lots of pictures during his stay and responded quickly to my ema... (more)"

15. Mary

Your dog will get lots of love!

Georgetown, Washington, DC, 20007

"Mary was excellent. Our dog gets pretty anxious but Gertie was very relaxed when we picked her up. Mary also sent us some great pictures during our weekend a... (more)"

16. Olivia

Dogsitter in Shaw

Shaw, Washington, DC, 20001

"Olivia was wonderful with Teddy. He obviously got plenty of exercise (including long walks and multiple trips to the dog park), and she was great about send... (more)"

17. Kate

Dog Lover in NoMa!

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20002

"Kate was extremely knowledgeable about dogs and was very enthusiastic about our little Lucy. We felt very comfortable leaving her with Kate and would definit... (more)"

18. Elaina

Dog walking and sitting!

Logan Circle, Washington, DC, 20005

"We were very happy with Elaina's care for Sam. She very helpfully picked him up (a first, in my long experience with rover.com) and sent us an update along ... (more)"

19. Pamela

Convenient Dog-Sitting in Dupont!

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

"Pamela took great care of my pup Lola during the weekend stay. I highly recommend Pamela as a dog sitter. We will definitely use her again for future stays. (more)"

20. Erin

Experienced Summer Dog Sitter

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

"Erin was fantastic and accommodating. I'm sure my pup had plenty of attention from her and her roommates, and may have even been a little reluctant to come h... (more)"

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Washington D.C., home of the nation's head dog, is also home to some of the nation's chief dog lovers. Case in point: Fido isn't just allowed, but welcome to explore the National Mall and walk laps around the Reflecting Pool. Though this is a leash-required area, the photo opportunities are incredible.

Of course, some dog parents prefer a more rustic environment. Well, D.C. has that too! Travel few miles north to Rock Creek Park and discover a national playground with plenty of trails and smells for your dog to enjoy.

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