Dog Boarding in Downtown, Portland, OR

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight at your sitter's home.

1. Julie

We love dogs!

Richmond, Portland, OR, 97214

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

37 repeat clients

"Julie is the absolute best! They treated Rudy like he was their own and he was sad when he had to leave! We will definitely use Julie in the future! (more)"

2. Sandy

Bed & Biscuits

King, PORTLAND, OR, 97211

Dog Boarding

40 repeat clients

"Rebel loved her stay! And we enjoyed the photos and texts while on vacation. It made us feel better knowing she was having a good time too! This says a lot a... (more)"

3. Madeline

Energetic & attentive dog lover

Northwest, Portland, OR, 97210

Dog Boarding

"Madeline was lovely! My dogs are handful--one bites!--but she listened to their body language and respected their quirks. I loved seeing photos of their fun ... (more)"

4. Cliff

Give your pet a vacation!

Reed, Portland, OR, 97202

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

15 repeat clients

"We are fairly new dog parents, and didn’t realize the overwhelming demand for dog boarding over the holidays. We reached out to every dog boarding facility w... (more)"

5. Sierra

COUPLE OF AVID DOG LOVERS!

Corbett-Terwilliger-Lair Hill, Portland, OR, 97239

Dog Boarding

1 repeat client

"Sierra was great and took great care of Charlie. I got picture updates while I was away, he got lots of exercise while there and looked like he had a great t... (more)"

6. Sandra

SandyPDX: Love Small Pups, any age!

King, Portland, OR, 97212

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

96 repeat clients

"Sandy was great! First, she saved out butts with a last-minute reservation when our sitter AND backup-sitter fell through. When we dropped off our little gu... (more)"

7. Jen

Im a gal who loves all dog pals?❤️

Hosford, Portland , OR, 97214

Dog Boarding

"Jen D was great to deal with and quick to return texts. She also kept in touch the whole time and sent fun pics and videos. She has a bay window which my lit... (more)"

8. Savannah

Always up to play fetch!

King, Portland, OR, 97212

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

5 repeat clients

"Savannah was a perfect fit! She and Kyle were so wonderful with our two dogs, and were willing and able to watch one of our dogs who is often difficult and v... (more)"

9. Tyler

Doggy Do's and Doggy Don'ts.

Eliot, Portland, OR, 97227

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

1 repeat client

"Tyler was an excellent dog sitter for our 10 year old labradoodle. Tyler was easy to communicate with and showed up on time. He took excellent care of our do... (more)"

10. Kellie

Loving, energetic dog-spoiler!

Old Town-Chinatown, Portland, OR, 97209

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

17 repeat clients

"Kellie and her husband are fantastic. They took such good care of my Bandit - he came home SO SPOILED! ? I loved all the pictures she sent throughout his sta... (more)"

11. Allison

Right At Home! - The Barkroom

Richmond, Portland, OR, 97214

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

52 repeat clients

"Oh man... Allison was amazing!!! This was our first Rover booking and I'm so glad that it worked out the way it did. The experience was far above and beyond... (more)"

12. Devon

Happy Sitter for your Happy Dog!

King, Portland, OR, 97212

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

7 repeat clients

"Great communication, really flexible, and fabulous with the dog! (more)"

13. Michelle

Dog is my copilot!

Northwest, Portland , OR, 97210

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

2 repeat clients

"Michelle has taken care of my dog (Patches) for many years with such affection. She is extremely compassionate about animals and has provided a loving enviro... (more)"

14. Tara

Energetic Portland Dog Lover

Kerns, Portland, OR, 97232

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

6 repeat clients

"Tara watched Theo and Elle for 3 nights while I was out of town. She sent me pictures daily and kept me posted on what my pups were up to. Tara took great ca... (more)"

15. Megan

Pack-leader ready to play!

Northwest, Portland, OR, 97201

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

"Megan is such a wonderful dog sitter. Her love for dogs shines through and when we picked up Penny, Megan gave us feedback on the stay and how everything we... (more)"

16. Ronnie

Oodles of experience and true love

Northwest, portland, OR, 97205

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

3 repeat clients

"Ronnie and Clyde were amazing. It was my first time boarding Ripley for multiple days. I am happy to say I have no complaints about Ronnie and Clyde. We'v... (more)"

17. Emily

Exercise and play oriented home

Sunnyside/Belmont, Portland, OR, 97214

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

"Lou LOVED Emily. She sent many pictures and videos of him when we were away, which was so nice. This is the first time we've gone away and have not been worr... (more)"

18. Jourdan

Fun & Responsible Dog Aunt!

Lloyd, Portland, OR, 97232

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

8 repeat clients

"Jourdan is the best! She watched Murphy for two months, sent regular pictures and updates, and made sure he had an awesome stay. I recommend Jourdan highly... (more)"

19. Julia

Hanging out with dogs? Yes please!

Richmond, Portland, OR, 97214

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

27 repeat clients

"We booked pretty last minute and had a really narrow time frame for drop off and pick up but Julia was super accomodating. She was great with keeping in touc... (more)"

20. Jenna

I'm lovable and trippy.

Pearl District, Portland, OR, 97210

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

1 repeat client

"Jenna was attentive and loving to Moose. I was confident leaving her with special instructions. I have to admit, I'm insulted it was so hard to get him to le... (more)"

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Portland Bark Score

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Score: 81.07

Vet Availability: 74 (US Avg 40)

Pet Services: 85 (US Avg 58)

Parks and Fun: 88 (US Avg 57)

Quality of Life: 77 (US Avg 58)

Dog owners love Portland dog sitters on Rover. 5,868 owners have reviewed walkers in the Portland, OR metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5.

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, Rover.com 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.

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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 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.

We're proud to support over 200 organizations across the country, including Hugs for Homeless Animals, right here in Portland.

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