House Sitting in Government Island, Portland, OR

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

1. Michelle

Animal Care Specialist

Father Blanchet Park, Vancouver, WA, 98664

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

33 repeat clients

"We asked Michelle to house sit Lyla, our 3 year old American bulldog mix, and couldn't have been happier! We were a bit nervous at first because we just adop... (more)"

2. Long

Student Doctor who loves animals!

Hazelwood, Portland, OR, 97220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"This was our first time using Rover & we were a little nervous. We don't exactly have "problem" animals, but we do have a number of odd high-maintenance pets... (more)"

3. Suzenne

The Pet Pamperer

Maywood Park, OR, 97220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Suzanne took fabulous care of our two elderly Shih Tzus. She adapted her care to each of the dogs' personalities and needs. They were well loved in our abse... (more)"

4. Karlie

Luna&Leni need portland pup friends

Madison South, Portland, OR, 97213

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

About: I am new to Portland, I recently moved here from Columbus,Ohio so what better way to explore the city than to walk some cute little pups along the ... (more)

5. Alyssa

An aspiring nurse and animal lover!

Vancouver , WA, 98684

House Sitting

"Wow, we couldn't be more impressed with Alyssa! Before our trip, she came over a few times to meet us & the fur family to get acquainted. We were a bit ner... (more)"

6. Corbin

All my time is devoted to your dog!

Hazelwood, Portland, OR, 97220

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

5 repeat clients

"As always - Corbin goes above & beyond caring for all my fur-babies! Mia loves him and the cats have no objections (_very_ high praise)! I love being able to... (more)"

7. Julie

The Female Caesar Millan

Hazelwood, Portland, OR, 97216

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Julie was so great with our dog Winston. He needed a little extra care as he was still recovering from a recent surgery. Julie gave him medication and provid... (more)"

8. Sophie

Your Best Friend's Friend

Montavilla, Portland , OR, 97213

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I came home to happy dogs and Sophie is a delight. Rocky and Riley look forward to seei ng her come again! (more)"

9. Bridget

I'll love your dog like it's my own

Roseway, Portland , OR, 97213

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

1 repeat client

"Bridget did a fantastic job! She is very conscientious & did a great job taking care of both the pets and the house while we were gone. The house was in gr... (more)"

10. ELISANGELA

I love and have pets my whole life!

Countryside Woods, Vancouver, WA, 98684

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

About: I am from Brazil and I moved to here 8 months ago with my husband and my dogs, so I can understand people speak in Portuguese, Spanish and Italian.... (more)

11. Kentessa

Experienced Animal Caretaker.

Mill Park, Portland, OR, 97216

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

"Max seemed quiet content when I returned home, so I think all went well. (more)"

12. Michelle

Loving Pet Massage Therapist

Madison South, Portland, OR, 97213

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Michelle did a great job, taking care of my dog and cat as well as watching my house. She took Kenji on lots of walks as well as to the dogpark for a good ru... (more)"

13. Lauren

Energetic Dog-walker/sitter& Runner

Bella Vista, Vancouver, WA, 98683

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client
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About: I have experience in owning two dogs and caring for many of my friends' dogs when away. Additionally, I have cared for dogs of various breeds, size... (more)

14. Colleen

I'll shower your pet with love!

Madison South, Portland, OR, 97220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

9 repeat clients

"I just can't say enough nice things about Colleen. She is professional and responsive, as well as SO loving and attentive with my dog, Hanna. She sent photos... (more)"

15. Naomi

I am an out-going and loving person

Hazelwood, Portland , OR, 97220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Naomi was great! She is very responsive, sent us frequent updates (as requested by us) about how our dog was doing while we were gone, and most importantly s... (more)"

16. Jasmine

I am Polite, loving, and quite fun.

Hazelwood, Portland, OR, 97233

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I want to start by saying upon meeting jasmine for the first time with my two Huskies (very rambunctious and playful) she displayed reassuring knowlage and c... (more)"

17. Hima

flexible, friendly, fun!

Camas, WA, 98607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have never met anyone in my life who loves dogs more than Hima. However, when I accompanied her to the animal shelter she volunteers at, I was still shocke... (more)"

18. Marina

Friendly, attentive and dependable

Portland, OR, 97230

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Marina took great care of our dog and house. She was very communicative and sent regular updates.we appreciated her staying in touch with texts and pictures!... (more)"

19. Louanne

Semi Retired Lady Loves FurKids

Hazelwood, Portland, OR, 97220

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

3 repeat clients

"Louanne made us feel very comfortable leaving our dog with her. She took excellent care of our cat also. Louanne will be our first choice if we ever need s... (more)"

20. Roxanne

Dog Walker

Roseway, Portland, OR, 97220

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

1 repeat client

"Roxanne is great with my dogs!!! She has been on many hikes with them, as well as shorter walks and seems to know what makes them happy. I appreciate that ... (more)"

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