Jackie has worked with animals professionally for 12 years. Before founding District Pet Care in 2016, Jackie worked as an Animal Caretaker and Adoption Counselor at the MSPCA, where she cared for thousands of animals each year. She has also worked in the veterinary field both as a Receptionist and Veterinary Technician. Jackie is Pet First Aid and CPR certified.
Recently retired from the corporate world, Peggy is a life long cat lover who is currently owned by two cats. As a long time resident of the District she has cared for cats and dogs with varying levels of special needs and is always looking to add more cat to her life. Peggy is Pet First Aid and CPR Certified.
Samantha grew up in California surrounded by animals from llamas, goats and horses to her own pets such as guinea pigs and hermit crabs. She first began dog walking in 2013 and fell in love with it. Now a licensed massage therapist as well, being a daily companion to her dog clients helps her stay grounded and better approach her work with her human clients. When not dog walking for District Pet Care, she’s walking her Bengal kitty and adding to her growing collection of plants. Samantha is Pet First Aid and CPR Certified
Monica moved from California to Washington, D.C to work in the non-profit sector. A life long cat lover she has cared for many cats and also dogs! She has two kitties at home that she spoils and enjoys pet sitting on her spare time.
Francesca recently moved from Michigan to Washington, DC to work on Capitol Hill. She has always been an animal lover and had to leave her kitty and puppy back in Michigan with her parents. She is very excited for the opportunity to care for animals here in DC with District Pet Care!