Dog Boarding in Washington, D.C.

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

1. Francis

Your Dog's Next Best Friend!

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

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

"Francis is wonderful with pups! I was able to watch Francis train his puppy, Arya, over several months and it was great to see the progress they made. He alw... (more)"

2. Supon

Happy Home = Happy Dogs

Kalorama, Washington, DC, 20008

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

44 repeat clients

"We left our dog with Supon for the day. Our dog can be wary of the strangers and become difficult but he warmed up to Supon. We appreciated that Supon kept ... (more)"

3. Tessa

Take care of em' like my own :)

Columbia Heghts, Arlington, VA, 22204

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

13 repeat clients

"Tessa took care of Finn and sent a nice photo so we could see how well our dog was getting along at her place. I will be booking with her again. (more)"

4. Juliana

Animal whisperer

Georgetown, Washington, DC, 20007

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

6 repeat clients

"Juliana was phenomenal with our dog. He’s high energy but that was no problem for Juliana at all! She exercised him multiple times a day, took great care of ... (more)"

5. Marcy

Seeking dogs to cuddle and care for

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Marcy and her husband took great care of our beagle for the weekend. They walked him, played with him in the house, cuddled him, and Marcy even teleworked on... (more)"

6. Becca

Energetic yet laid back and loving

Ledroit Park, Washington, DC, 20001

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

4 repeat clients

"Becca was amazing! Giving me great updates and treating my dog with so much care. He looked so calm and relaxed when I picked him up, it is all I could ask f... (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
7. Jessica

I treat all dogs like my own!

Aurora Highlands, Arlington, VA, 22202

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Great stay with Jessica! Got lots of updates and photos. The pups were happy and healthy when we returned. Highly recommend and will stay again! (more)"

8. Ami

Law student loves dog stress relief

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

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

1 repeat client

"Ami was wonderful and took care of my 13 week old, too independent for his own good, never sleeping puppy and made me feel like it was the best day ever. Ver... (more)"

9. Sarah

Graduate student, flexible schedule

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20009

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Sarah was awesome! She took great care of my dog while I was away for a week and sent me updates and photos. She was flexible with drop off and pick up, and ... (more)"

10. Ashley H. & Brian

Home Full-Time/Near DCA/Army Vet

Colonial Village, Arlington, VA, 22201

Dog Boarding

3 repeat clients

"Ashley and Brain were so wonderful to Jack that I'm sure he would have preferred to stay. They were so great at sending me videos and pics of my lil jack wh... (more)"

11. Sara

Capitol Hill animal lover

Capitol Hill, Washington, DC, 20002

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Sara is a great puppy sitter! This is actually my first time boarding baby Taro and I am a bit nervous. But Sara has made the whole process very easy. I real... (more)"

12. Hannah

Lifelong Dog Lover by Meridian Hill

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Hannah is a wonderful sitter, and I'd gladly have her watch Lucy again. Lucy struggles with separation anxiety and is very energetic, which Hannah handled ex... (more)"

13. Allison

Long walks in rock creek park!

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

Dog Boarding

"Allison is excellent. My dog looked like he was on vacation! In every picture he is totally relaxed and chilled. Allison was able to accommodate his little a... (more)"

14. Olga

Loving and caring

Mount Vernon Square, Washington, DC, 20001

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

13 repeat clients

"Olga is so sweet and our dog, Hudson, had a great stay with her! She is great with photos and very responsive. Definitely recommend. :) (more)"

15. Marla

Full-time weekends, Rock Creek Park

Woodley Park, Washington, DC, 20008

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Marla was awesome with Spartacus. He had a great time, and I appreciated the photos and updates immensely. Strongly recommend! (more)"

16. Halah

Dog lover & happy pup ❤️

Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC, 20037

Dog Boarding

1 repeat client

"Halah watched Nicco for just over 2 weeks. Throughout the stay Halah would update me with photos and messages about Nicco and he seemed to have a great time... (more)"

17. Linnea

Great running paths we can explore!

Radnor-Ft Myer Heights, Arlington, VA, 22209

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

6 repeat clients

"Linnea was incredible! My pup, Mo, did not want to leave when I picked him up! She took him on hikes and walks and kept him happy the entire weekend. Highly ... (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
18. Rhett

Happy Dog = Me (Home-Full-Time)

Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, 20036

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

"Hi! I'm Rhett's roommate and I have seen her dog sit and walk for almost two years now. Rhett is responsible, kind, and active, so she'll make sure to take t... (more)"

19. Katherine

Weekend all-day, weekday evenings!

Adams Morgan, Washington, DC, 20009

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"This was our second stay with Katherine. Stella was excited to see her upon arrival and has been sleeping all day today so I know Katherine gave her lots of ... (more)"

20. Brittany

Home away from home- lots of love

Logan Circle, Washington Dc, DC, 20005

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Brittany was wonderful with Miller, he had such a fun time with her! She was very communicative and sent some cute pics of Miller chilling out, and he return... (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?