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House Sitting in Downtown, Portland, ME

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1. Jackie Verified Background Check

Experienced care taker and walker

Deering Center, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jackie wasn't discouraged by our crazy dog - or cat. She sent photos and updates while we were away, and we were happy to see the dog having lots of fun and he… (more)"

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2. Gus Verified Enhanced Background Check

Patient, kind, and caring

Valley Street, Portland, ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Wonderful. Great with my skittish rescue dog, Bella. Will definitely call on him again. Thank you Gus. (more)"

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3. Rachel Verified Enhanced Background Check

A loving companion for your dog.

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachel loves dogs, and that love is translated into terrific care for the animals she pet-sits for. She stayed at our house for 25 days, allowing us to have an… (more)"

4. Sophie Verified Background Check

Best care for your furry friend

South Portland, ME, 04106

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

"Sophie was amazing! It was our first time using Rover and she made us feel so comfortable leaving our two dogs at home with her. She came over to meet them bef… (more)"

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5. Sofie Verified Background Check

Responsible Animal Lover

Falmouth, ME, 04105

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sofie is wonderful! I got a puppy a year and a half ago and Sofie has been a big help with watching / walking my dog while I’m away at work or out of town! (more)"

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6. Erika Verified Background Check

I love your dog already!

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

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

About: I'm a 27 year professional working from home indefinitely. I have plenty of capacity to look after your dog or cat at my residence, and I'm also flex… (more)

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7. Lea Verified Background Check

I'll always return your dog happy!

South Portland, ME, 04106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lea was friendly and communicative, and took great care of our two dogs (even dealing with one that unexpectedly had tummy issues.) Highly recommended. (more)"

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8. Lula Verified Background Check

UNE grad student who loves pets!

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I am an avid animal lover but unfortunately being in graduate school means I do not have the funds to have my own pet. This is a great way for me to … (more)

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9. Jules Verified Background Check

Fur Babies are family members!

South Portland, ME, 04106

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

"Jules was wonderful! Our pups took to her immediately. She cared for them as if they were her own, sent pics for us and gave them the same love we give them. W… (more)"

10. Sadie Verified Background Check

Experienced walker/sitter/caregiver

South Portland, ME, 04106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sadie is a big animal lover. She takes excellent care of her own pets and has worked at a vet clinic for a number of years. (more)"

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11. Chelsea Verified Background CheckRover 101

Everyone of rover loves dogs right?

Downtown, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Chelsea was wonderful. She had her hands full with our 3 greyhounds and one got sick (no fault of Chelsea’s) and Chelsea took extra good care of him, getting h… (more)"

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12. Lucas Verified Background Check

Dog’s best friend

Parkside, Portland, ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Luke has always been fantastic with dogs. He knows how to ensure a happy dog while also demanding respect! Wagging tails and goofy smiles are a common site wit… (more)"

13. Hannah Verified Background Check

Reliable, and can drive to you!

South Portland, ME, 04106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Hannah did a great job taking care of our elderly pug and cat. She gave him his meds twice day including insulin shot and food. Our dog is incontinent, she did… (more)"

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14. Melissa Verified Background CheckRover 101

I’ll exhaust your dog from walking!

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04103

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

"Melissa was wonderful!! Mocha is a rescue and although she met Melissa briefly initially, she was a little scared to go with someone she didnt know. Melissa co… (more)"

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15. Hilary Verified Background Check

Flexible schedule, cat and dogs!

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I cannot recommend Hilary enough. She treats our babies (2 cats and 1 dog) like her own. She is loving, attentive, responsible, and reliable. And our pets sim… (more)"

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16. Brittney Verified Background Check

I’ll run with your dog!

West Bayside, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brittney was very responsible, wonderful with my dog and shared pictures and a video with me to let me know how my dog was doing! She puts me at ease immediate… (more)"

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17. Jasmine Verified Enhanced Background Check

The best care for your best friend!

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jasmine was great! The dogs and cat were all healthy and happy and the house was clean and tidy when we got home. (more)"

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18. Hannah Verified Background Check

Animal lover and owner

East Bayside-India Street, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Hannah is college student with a puppy of her own just looking for some extra cash. She is super dependable, and has reliable transportation. Do hesitate to … (more)"

19. JoEllen Verified Background Check

"Your dog's new best friend".

South Portland, ME, 04106

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

About: Greetings fellow dog lovers. I'm JoEllen. I have owned three English Springer Spaniels in my life. The past three years I have been on World tour… (more)

20. Katie Verified Background CheckRover 101

Experienced Animal Lover/Caretaker

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katie is a great dog sitter! Always kept me in the loop to let me know Tank was doing okay and sent cute pictures to ease our separation anxiety! I would high… (more)"

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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Book a Stay, Donate to a Cause

Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in Downtown, Portland donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Portland.

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