About Us



Pet Sitting by Patricia is a bonded and insured, full service dog walking and pet sitting company.

Patricia’s dedicated team come from varied professional backgrounds: the team includes animal rescue volunteers, dog trainer, vet technicians, homeland security professional, law enforcement professional, legal assistant, law student, classical musician, school teachers, a neuroscientist, and some retirees, to name just a few.   Each of our dog walkers/ pet sitters has a deep love of animals, as well as being active community citizens.
Pet sitting by Patricia has been servicing the Bethesda/Chevy Chase and upper NW DC areas for 18 years.

The company is considered one of the best dog walking/pet sitting services in the area – and have been recognized as such in both  BETHESDA MAGAZINE as well as the WASHINGTONIAN.

Patricia and her husband Jay, and their two cats Doris and Steve, happily reside in the Mohican Hills area of Bethesda.  A Bethesda native, Patricia is a graduate of Georgetown University.  Jay, also an animal lover, worked at one time for the Montgomery County Humane Society, is a graduate of the University of Maryland, and is currently an Environmental Engineer for Montgomery County.

As a member of E.A.R.S., an emergency animal rescue organization, Patricia was honored to have been a part of rescue mission, to help lost or injured animals, after Hurricane Katrina.

In addition, a few select team members volunteer, on a weekly basis, at the Washington Humane Society.

Casey and Rasmus