House Sitting in Government Island, Portland, OR

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

1. Sam

Active, Loving, Responsive.

Madison South, Portland, OR, 97220

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

21 repeat clients

"Sam is by far the best sitter, walker & trainer we’ve ever had. We are pretty sure our dog Noodles loves her as much as he loves us! And, as a bonus, Sam ta... (more)"

Available this weekend
2. Caila

Vet assistant, cats, fish, reptiles

Landover Sharmel, Vancouver, WA, 98684

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Caila was amazing, my dog sitter fell through last min. And caila came to the rescue replying within the hour and taking great care of my lab Joey who can be... (more)"

3. Jo

I'll never leave your pets alone

Powellhurst, Portland, OR, 97236

House Sitting

30 repeat clients

"Jo is wonderful, I highly recommend her. She took such great care of our fur babies while we were on vacation. She took the time to send an update and photos... (more)"

Available this weekend
4. Jessica

Run, walk, play, house sit! :)

Camas, WA, 98607

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jessica is the best pet sitter I've ever had! She always gives my pup so much loving, takes her for runs and spoils her with treats. Not only does she take c... (more)"

5. Mikel

I love dogs to death :)

Landover Sharmel, Vancouver, WA, 98682

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I've trusted Mikel with my two dogs for 2 years now. My family frequently goes on trips for two weeks at a time. Upon return my dogs almost sad to see Mikel ... (more)"

Available this weekend
6. Hatti

I'd love to take your dog hiking

Madison South, Portland, OR, 97220

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

"Hattie is great with animals. She is a sweet girl who has pet sat for my dog, Molly, multiple times. Molly is a daschund and absolutely loves when Hattie com... (more)"

7. Candace

Open schedule makes life easy

Cully, Portland, OR, 97220

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Candace loves all life forms and shows empathy towards all animals. She is a responsible animal care giver and is tuned in to their behaviors and their indi... (more)"

8. Alyssa

An aspiring nurse and animal lover!

Vancouver , WA, 98684

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"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)"

9. Cilesse

Raised by dogs - I run and cuddle!!

Cully, Portland, OR, 97218

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I was so worried when I started to work longer shifts. Becky could handle 8 hour days but the 12 hour days that I signed up for was not what she was bargeni... (more)"

10. Corbin

All my time is devoted to your dog!

Hazelwood, Portland, OR, 97220

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

7 repeat clients

"We had Corbin come for a meet and greet prior to our leaving town. Cutie, our cat, seemed at once at ease with Corbin's. Corbin seemed very much at ease wi... (more)"

Available this weekend
11. Kentessa

Experienced Animal lover

Mill Park, Portland, OR, 97216

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

2 repeat clients

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

12. Jenny

College student with a Blue Heeler!

Argay, Portland, OR, 97230

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

2 repeat clients

"Jenny was the first sitter we've had stay at our house overnight, and she set the bar very high. She took Anouk on a walk in the morning and played with her ... (more)"

13. Miriam

longtime - animal owner & caregiver

Roseway, Portland, OR, 97213

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Miriam house/cat-sat for me for a week. She was wonderful, and kept me posted about Chloe. I asked her to water flowers also while I was gone- and she was... (more)"

Available this weekend
14. Suzenne

The Pet Pamperer

Maywood Park, OR, 97220

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

10 repeat clients

"Suzenne was very nice. She came to meet our bulldog and see our house. She sent photos throughout our trip. We enjoyed our trip and came home to a happy boy ... (more)"

Available this weekend
15. Emma

Law school bound (+debt) pet lover!

Fircrest, Vancouver, WA, 98683

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

1 repeat client

"Emma did a great job taking care of our 3 dogs. Our dogs are all different sizes (6 lbs, 35 lbs, & 80 lbs) and she did well with all three of them. She watch... (more)"

16. Kevin

dog whisperer + pet photographer

Wilkes, Portland, OR, 97230

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"He took really good care of my dog even when he can be a handleful. He got his nail torn and took care of it why I was away. I would recommend him to watch y... (more)"

17. Michael

More Dog Than Human!

Fircrest, Vancouver, WA, 98684

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michael can't help but love all living things, especially if they have four legs and fur and happen to meow or bark! Gentle, kind, and caring, your pet is in... (more)"

18. Michelle

Loving Pet Massage Therapist

Ellsworth Springs, Vancouver, WA, 98664

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

5 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)"

19. Haley

Active dog sitter- with fenced yard

Argay, Portland, OR, 97230

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

About: I have grown up around animals and have a dog of my own names fox. She loves to play and be outside and go on walks. She would love to have a compa... (more)

20. Angelyn

Animal lover and vet assistant!

Cascade Highlands, Vancouver, WA, 98683

House Sitting

"Took care of Sadie while on a trip. Was nervous about trusting someone with my precious girl and giving them access to my home. Angelyn was great. Will book ... (more)"

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