1. Elesha

Love to care for your pups!

Northwest, Portland , OR, 97209

"Elesha was absolutely amazing! This was my first time leaving my pup with a stranger and I was very nervous. Elesha put..."

2. Jennifer and Roger

Your dog will not be bored in our home!

Overlook, Portland, OR, 97217

"Jennifer and Roger (and their dog) took care of our dog for a week, and it was a wonderful experience. We did not know the..."

3. Sandra

SandyPDX: 3 Aunties to Love Your Pup!

King, Portland, OR, 97212

"Once again Gwen was all wags after an overnight here. Sandy was very accommodating about the pick-up time in case it was ..."

4. Corbin

NW/Pearl Dogsitting in loving environment!

Old Town-Chinatown, Portland, OR, 97209

"Corbin was able to watch my needy pup on a very last minute request during a holiday weekend. I received lots of pictures ..."

5. Amy

Happy Pup Holiday!!

King, Portland, OR, 97212

"I always know that my girls will be cared for at Amy's!"

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
6. Meg


Northwest, Portland, OR, 97210

"Meg was able to care for my dog last minute when I had a family emergency. She did a wonderful job - sending lots of updat..."

7. Ellie

Your dog's home away from home!

Southwest Hills, Portland, OR, 97201

"Ellie was awesome, she was super flexible with us for drop off / pick up, was quick and responsive, and seemed really easy..."

8. Tamar

My dog wants to share his big back yard!

Overlook, Portland, OR, 97217

"Tamar was an outstanding sitter. She was very considerate and went out of her way to make sure our puppy Ella was well car..."

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
9. Justin

Come play in SE Portland!

Brooklyn, Portland, OR, 97202

"Justin was very easy to work with. Our puppy Mabel loved staying with him and his pups while we were out of town! We appr..."

10. Frances

Your Small Dog Will be Adored

Hayhurst, Portland, OR, 97239

"Frances and Michael were absolutely wonderful with Bingo. They clearly adore and understand dogs! I felt very comfortable ..."

11. Jenny

Canine Canoodlin' with Outdoor Gal

Northwest, Portland , OR, 97209

"Keppie was very happy. Jenny is a great doggy caregiver. Thanks Jenny!"

12. Jacob

Let your dog relax in a comfortable environment

Corbett-Terwilliger-Lair Hill, Portland, OR, 97201

"We were very nervous about leaving our boy Buddy with anyone. When we sent Jacob a email we got replies back with in 5 min..."

13. Ivory

Dog-Loving Dog-Sitters

Northwest, Portland, OR, 97210

"Ivory and Mitch are awesome! Totally flexible and cared for Winston like he was their own. Understanding and full of adv..."

14. Hannah

experienced and caring dog sitter in NW Portland

Northwest, Portland , OR, 97210

"Hannah was great with our 3 month old, very energetic puppy Zelda. We were in town visiting friends in Portland and wanted..."

15. Lauren

Warm Heart for Cold Noses!

Northwest, Portland, OR, 97210

"Lets just say we were nervous that our dog Rue wouldn't want to come home with us after her stay with Lauren and Finnah. W..."

16. Silvia

Your Dog Will Be A Part Of Our Family

Buckman, Portland, OR, 97214

"Bulleit had a great time as always!"

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
17. Joseph

Welcome to your Dog's Second Home!

Irvington, Portland, OR, 97232

"Joe loves outdoors and loves dogs! He is very dedicated to taking his dog on walks and playing pup with her. Even when he ..."

18. Ashley

Mahana’s B & B + Photography

Hayhurst, Portland, OR, 97221

"When I met Ashley, Travis & Mahana, I felt totally comfortable in leaving Miley with them. They are a relaxed couple and ..."

19. Alan

Play & Nap!

Downtown, Portland, OR, 97201

"Alan is a good friend and my dog absolutely adores him (and his dog Bauer -- my dog hates most other dogs so this is mirac..."

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
20. Jean

Play Dates are Fun With Little Alex

King, Portland , OR, 97212

Dog Boarding In Portland, OR

The Portland Dog Kennel Alternative

In the dog community, Portland, OR is quickly making a name for itself as one of the most dog-friendly cities in the world. With expansive vistas, beautiful mountains, and friendly Pacific Northwesterners, Portland is on route to becoming the place to be for dog lovers.

Between in-city parks, plenty of outdoor activities, and an array of dog-friendly bars (serving up some of the best craft beer, of course), Portland is a great location for dogs and dog lovers alike. For starters, the city entertains frequent festivals and events for your dog, making sure to accommodate furry friends with dog-friendly transportation and attractions across town.

Through a city of dog lovers, has created a network of Portland dog boarding hosts, dog sitters, and dog walkers that are happy to take care of your pets while you are away. The process is simple: just scroll through our list sitters until you find the right fit, and start the conversation. We’ll take it from there. Because we believe your dog always deserves a loving home, no matter where life takes you. - Dog Boarding Community