Dog Boarding in Washington, D.C.

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight at your sitter's home.

1. Tana

Ready to care for your fur baby!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington , DC, 20011

Dog Boarding

4 repeat clients

"This was my first time leaving my dog with a sitter for the weekend and Tana did a great job of sending me photos of my dog and keeping me reassured that my ... (more)"

2. Taylor

English Bulldog Mom !!

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington , VA, 22209

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

7 repeat clients

"Taylor was incredible. She looked after Tank, sent photo updates and by the time I got him back, he was elated and also had a good time. I cannot thank you e... (more)"

3. James

Experienced, caring and attentive

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

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

2 repeat clients

"As a first-time and last minute Rover client with senior arthritic doggie who had just been to the emergency room just two weeks before after a trial boardin... (more)"

4. Truong

Active Dog Walker/Runner

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I wish we could give more stars! We had such an amazing experience with Truong and Madeline! From the first message Truong was warm and welcoming, and I wa... (more)"

5. Jason

Dog lovers with large yard for play

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, DC, 20011

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"Emi took great care of my coonhound Nellie! She kept me up to date of Nellie's adventures with lots of great photos. Nellie and Charlie became fast friends a... (more)"

6. Zach

Fun Beagle, Human Included

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

21 repeat clients

"Zach took excellent care of our pup, Yoshi! Yoshi was spoiled with dog walks, dog park trips, and a wonderful friend since Zach's dog, Annie, is a total swee... (more)"

7. Charlie

Big fan of all things fluffy

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

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

"Charlie was very nice to accommodate us last minute and took great care of our poodle. She sent updates both days and was prompt to respond to any of our que... (more)"

8. Jessica

Navy vet/college student/dog owner.

Lyon Park, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

8 repeat clients

"Tucker had a great stay with Jessica! She was very responsive and flexible in last minute schedule changes. Would absolutely recommend and would have her tak... (more)"

9. Jessica

Your dog needs a home? I have one!

Ledroit Park, Washington, DC, 20001

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Jessica was excellent! She was incredibly flexible and handled changes to my trip (and Stella's stay) not just in stride but with a smile. My dog, Stella, ha... (more)"

10. Ashley

We are a dog loving couple from CA

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20003

Dog Boarding

1 repeat client

"Our pup Barker loved her stay with Ashley. Ashley spent time with Barker at the dog park, and made sure to send plenty of pictures so that we knew that Barke... (more)"

11. Charlotte

safe and loving care for your pup!

Downtown, Washington, DC, 20005

Dog Boarding

"Charlotte watched my 6 month old goldendoodle (more)"

12. Elena

Work from home, fenced in yard!

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

Dog Boarding

3 repeat clients

"Elena did a terrific job with our dog for a week. She stayed in constant communication, and we easily resolved minor issues that arose concerning our dog wa... (more)"

13. Caroline

Active Dog Lover!

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20052

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

"Caroline will take the best care of your pets. Mine were always clean and happy when we came home. She can handle exotic pets, too. Caroline is observant to ... (more)"

14. Paul P. & Cassie

Wet Noses Welcome!

Catholic University-Brookland, Washington, D.C., DC, 20011

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

11 repeat clients

"We are so grateful for the good care Cassie and Paul gave our dog, Corby, and his buddy, Snowflake, for the two weeks we were on vacation. We received photos... (more)"

15. Andra

Your pup = our best friend

Brentwood, Washington, DC, 20002

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

12 repeat clients

"Gabby had a great stay with Andra! I got lots of pictures of them having fun and I could tell Gabby was a very happy pup in her stay there. Andra will defini... (more)"

16. Amanda

Weekend stay & walk for your buddy

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

3 repeat clients

"Amanda took excellent care of our dog Bobbie. She was very conscientious, asking all the right questions before we left our dog in her care. Bobbie can be a ... (more)"

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17. Tatyana

The perfect sitter for your pup!

Columbia Heights, Washington, DC, 20009

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

"Tatyana was the perfect sitter for my little Penelope! She was reliable, responsive, and kept me up to date on how Penelope was doing while I was away with t... (more)"

18. Natalia

Come home to a happier dog!

Adams Morgan, Washington DC , DC, 20009

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

44 repeat clients

"Excellent dog sitter. She and her family are caring and that shows in how she treats your pet. She also sends multiple photos a day which helps ease the anxi... (more)"

19. Teresa

Built-in buddies for your dog!

South West, Washington , DC, 20024

Dog Boarding

"I went out of town for 4 days and needed someone to watch my Pomeranian, Jeter. Teresa did a great job. He wasn't feeling well and had some diarrhea. She was... (more)"

20. Olivia

Lifelong dog lover now a dog walker

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

"Olivia was a great sitter! She was flexible with drop-off and pick-up times and kept in constant contact with me about how Gio was doing! I would definitivel... (more)"

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More on Washington DC

Washington DC, 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.

Whether traveling for a long weekend or an epic campaign, dog owners in Washington, D.C. can travel comfortably knowing all Rover dog boarding, dog sitting, and dog walking services are covered by Premium Insurance. Because your dog deserves nothing but the best, most-loving care while you're away.

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