House Sitting in Downtown, Portland, ME

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1. Melina

Active Animal Lover Extraordinaire

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

18 repeat clients

"Melina was an outstandig dog sitter for our pup. She stayed in touch and sent pictures. Our dog is shy and can be leash aggressive, and we felt very comforta... (more)"

2. Sean

Long lunch break with your pup!

South Portland, ME, 04106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sean did a great job caring for my three Goldens. They got lots of exercise and seemed very relaxed with Sean when we returned. Great communication during th... (more)"

3. Katie

Adventure is out there!

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Katie was great! She sent me several updates and photos of Sherman. Will definitely be using Katie again to watch Sherm in the future. Thanks! (more)"

4. Kala

Experienced Young Animal Lover

Parkside, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Kala was great! She was responsive to communication and did a great job taking care of our active Boston Terrier. Would recommend her for pet sitting. (more)"

5. Alison

Active, outdoorsy, dog lover!

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Alison took great care of our dog and our house! She has such a friendly demeanor and we feel very comfortable with her watching our pup. I highly recommend ... (more)"

6. Jon

Active Dog Lover Through & Through!

Parkside, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I would highly recommend Jon as caregiver for your dog. He is great with all kinds of animals and has a true love for them. He is very responsible and respo... (more)"

7. Tyler

Dog lover w/ dogsitting experience.

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

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

1 repeat client

"This was our first time using Rover and Tyler was terrific. He house sat for the weekend, kept us informed and the dogs were happy. Thank you! (more)"

8. Kimble

Full of Energy!

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Kimble is absolutely fantastic! She exceeded our expectations in every way. She was great at communicating and getting right back to us. She sent pictures ... (more)"

9. Molly

Working in dog rescue for 8 years!

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

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

7 repeat clients

"I cannot say enough good about Molly. She is such a natural with dogs and has been an advocate for dogs, volunteering at the Tall Tails Beagle Rescue for a d... (more)"

10. Sylvie

Caring and fun loving petsitter!

Parkside, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"As Sylvie's parents, we're sure we're a bit biased, but, on the other hand, there are few who know her better. Sylvie has always been an animal lover and ... (more)"

11. Kale

I'm your dog's best friend

Deering Center, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kale did a great job looking after our dogs! Our dogs are both a handful, so it was great to have someone that was capable of handling the energy and strengt... (more)"

12. Lauren

Experienced animal lover

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Lauren took great care of our 3 month old puppy! She has been very helpful for letting him out and playing with him during our longer work days. He was sleep... (more)"

13. Danielle

Wagging Tails !

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04103

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

"Danielle Simmons took care of my Irish Wolfhound puppy for months. She would come to my home and be with her and my other two Irish Wolfhound English Mastiff... (more)"

14. Heather

I put animals first!

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

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

15 repeat clients

"You will be in excellent hands with Heather. She LOVES animals, and your pets are her first priority. Heather is young, enthusiastic and responsible. (more)"

15. Nina

24-year-old Portland native!

Deering Center, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Our original dog watching plans fell through at the last minute so with just a few weeks left before out trip we turned to Rover.com. We found Nina and set u... (more)"

16. Emma

Experienced, easy-going dog lover!

South Portland, ME, 04106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"We were very pleased with Emma's care of our little Jack Russell. This was our first experience with a house/dog sitter, and I was anxious about leaving her... (more)"

17. Jessie

Dog-loving Teacher ready for Summer

Ocean Avenue, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jessie was a fantastic sitter! She was professional, easy to work with, flexible and accommodating, she also sent a bunch of pictures of our dogs while we w... (more)"

18. Meegs

Can't wait to meet your buddies

Downtown, Portland, ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I am available most evenings and early mornings. I've always had a passion for animals of all types, especially dogs! Growing up my family always h... (more)

19. India

Freelancer who loves all dogs!

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"India has been a tremendous help to me by caring for my dog Ulu over the past year. Ulu is a 14 year old Husky, who still has a lot of pep left in her... So... (more)"

20. Shannon

Caring, active and dependable!

Downtown, Portland , ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Shannon is obsessed with dogs and they are obsessed with her. Parents will love her as much as their pets do. Our dog know what I am saying when I say "Shann... (more)"

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Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for house-sitting. 05 owners have reviewed sitters in Downtown Portland, ME, giving them an average rating of 5.0/5. Since 92% of pet owners live within a short drive of a sitter on Rover, it's easy to find the perfect house sitter near you. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating. Wondering how much you can expect to pay on Rover.com? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a house sitter. Exchange messages from your sitter's profile, ask to schedule a free in-person Meet & Greet, and book and pay on Rover. You'll receive adorable photo updates, premium insurance, and world-class support.

Rover.com is the simple, savvy way to find and book Downtown house sitting. It's easy to find the perfect house sitter: many sitters on Rover have a long history of dog sitting, and 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect five-star rating. When you book house sitting in Downtown Portland, ME on Rover, your dog will enjoy a loving staycation, right in your home. You'll get daily photo updates, and every stay booked through Rover also includes premium pet insurance, 24/7 support, and a reservation guarantee. Every dog sitter on Rover has the option to complete a free background check. Stays are booked on Rover every minute of every day, and more than 92% of the population lives within a short drive of one of the more than 65,000 sitters who've listed their services on Rover. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect five-star rating. When you book with one of our trusted Downtown house sitters on Rover, your dog gets the loving care they deserve, and you get peace of mind.

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