Visits to Your Home


Service Types

We are presently equipped to visit with: cats, rabbits, guinea pigs, ferrets, most rodents, birds, and most fish. With advance notice and preparation we can usually accept most reptiles and amphibians as well. For any visits to your home for dogs, please see our dog walking information page.

Service Area

  • The blue area represents our primary pet sitting service area.
  • The red area represent our extended service area which can be covered, but not without 72 hours notice and inclusive of a $2/visit surcharge.
  • Requests for service outside these red and blue areas will be considered, but for an extended service area fee between $5 and $10 per visit.
  • Due to staffing constraints, we’re only able to accommodate twice daily visits in our primary pet sitting service area.
  • Patrick’s Pet Care only operates in the District of Columbia.
Patricks Pet Care Home Pet Sitting Service Areas


    • One email update per visit with photos (unless your pet is hiding and wouldn’t want to be pursued for a photo)
    • Online scheduling, invoicing, and payments
    • E-verified and GPS-tracked visits using third party service provider: Pet Check Technology
    • High quality and reliable service
    • Insured, trained and bonded associates who are paid at least a living wage in the District of Columbia
    • Mail, newspaper, and/or package collection (up to 25lbs)
    • Tidying of all pet areas and removal of trash (for trips lasting at least 3 visits or 48 hours)
    • Basic indoor plant watering with specific instructions from the customer

Additional Fees


Patrick’s Pet Care regular mid-day dog walking clients receive $5 off each pet sitting visit if your canine is an overnight guest at Patrick’s during pet sitting visits

Patrick's Pet Care

Policies and Terms of Service

How Our Services Compare

Dog Walking & Pet Sitting Patrick’s Pet Care Baroo Saving Grace Wagtime
GPS tracking by Pet Check Technology
Consistent, familiar, and long-term staff
Local caretakers who live where they work
Professionally trained and knowledgeable staff
Offers regular morning, evening, and weekend visits
Welcomes all creatures, not just cats and dogs
Provides short notice “on demand” services
Real time, detailed electronic updates with photos and videos
Customer rewards program
iPhone and Android scheduling app
Offers affordable monthly packages
Willing to work with special needs pets
Locally owned, community focused company