House Sitting in Downtown, Portland, ME

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

1. Kirston

Kirston's Compassionate Pet Care

South Portland , ME, 04106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"PHENOMENAL! Best word to describe Kirston! Extremely professional, kind and caring. We felt safe and secure leaving our pup in Kirston's hands. She delivered... (more)"

2. Kaila

Active Adventures for Your Pup!

Portland, ME, 04103

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"My wife and I were very happy with Kaila's service. It was the first time we have ever left our dog in the care of someone other than a family member so we ... (more)"

3. Heather

I put animals first!

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

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

7 repeat clients

"Heather did a great job taking care of my two dogs. I am new to the area, and was a little nervous leaving my dogs in care of someone I didn't know, in my ho... (more)"

4. Noelle

Eastern Prom Vacation Spot!

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

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

6 repeat clients

"Noelle was great! Our dog, Auggie, got to go on a run and play tug-o-war while we enjoyed the city and it was perfect. He usually is super sad when he isn't ... (more)"

5. Alyssa

Upbeat and Patient Dog Lover!

West Bayside, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hello! I've always loved working with animals. I've had three jobs at doggy daycare and overnight stay facilities. A fair amount of these could... (more)

6. Melina

Active Animal Lover Extraordinaire

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Melina was reliable, caring, loving, and made me feel Tucker would be well taken care of. This was my first time letting Tucker go with a stranger, after doi... (more)"

7. Aaron

Genuine & caring animal lover

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Aaron was a great sitter. He came over ahead of time to meet Beans and kept in touch with us while we were out of town. I felt very comfortable having him st... (more)"

8. Kate

VetTech in training, HUGE dog lover

West End, PORTLAND, ME, 04102

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

About: I've worked at a Doggie Daycare and as a Dog Groomer. I'm about to start Vet Tech school and will have a lot of flexibility with my schedule. I hav... (more)

9. Macy

Spitfire and enthusiastic

West End, Portland , ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have been caring for all types of dogs for a long time now and have been deemed the "dog sitting queen" among my community. People respect my att... (more)

10. Nora

I am as active as your dog!

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"If you need someone to care for your dog, look no further than Nora! There is a difference between someone watching your dog and someone caring for your dog.... (more)"

11. Andy

Walk in the Park

Downtown, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Andy is the best. She cares deeply about living creatures of all shapes and sizes. She is extremely thoughtful and interacts with animals in a way that allo... (more)"

12. Lorraine

Pet Nanny Extraordinaire, in-home care!

So. Portland, ME, 04106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Great experience with Lorraine!! We had a last-minute trip come up on a holiday weekend and needed to find someone local who could come take care of our 4-le... (more)"

13. Nicole

Former Vet Tech/Present Dog Lover

Deering Center, Portland, ME, 04102

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

About: I started my animal career working in a boarding and daycare facility where I learned a lot about animal behavior and care. I then took my passion... (more)

14. Malory

Will love your dog like my own

South Portland, ME, 04106

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Malory is with my little Maltese and all dogs in general. She is very diligent about feeding them on the right time, giving them play time, nap time, etc. Sh... (more)"

15. Amanda

Can't wait to meet your fur babies!

Parkside, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amanda was amaz8ng, she watched my cat Bosley when I was out of town visiting family. She fed him, spent time at the house so I felt he was being cared for a... (more)"

16. Joshua

Big, sensitive, gentle, care taker

East Deering, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Josh has a huge heart for everyone, but especially a huge heart for dogs. He connects well with dogs and loves to be around them and care for them. I trust h... (more)"

17. Alison

Cat-person convert. I love dogs!

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04102

Drop-In Visits, House Sitting, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Alison is great! Will definitely contact her again when I need dog care. Pumpkin was instantly comfortable and I had no problem leaving them together in my h... (more)"

18. Neil

Dogs love me and I them

West End, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"There is no one I would trust more to dog-sit than Neil. He helped my dog, Pippi, become comfortable with swimming, which is quite the feat given how nervous... (more)"

19. Meghan

I am a caring animal lover.

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Meghan is wonderful with all animals. She is kind and thoughtful. Animals just gravitate to her and she helps them feel at ease and happy. I would trust Meg... (more)"

20. Sara

Have no fear, Sara is here!

Libbytown, Portland , ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sara is currently a law student and shows avid responsibility within her academics. There is no doubt that this will transfer into her caregiving. Sara is ve... (more)"

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