Dog Boarding in Ocean Avenue, Portland, ME

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

1. William

Give your pet a vacation!

Westbrook, ME, 04092

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

42 repeat clients

"Many thanks for a great dog vacation. Task got lots of exercise and play time during his stay, and I was always kept up to date with photos while I was away... (more)"

2. Samantha

Queen of the Dogs!

Falmouth, ME, 04105

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Samantha was a great sitter! Her pup, Watson, and my dog got along well, and she has a nice field-wooded area for the dogs to play in. She did a great job ke... (more)"

3. Robert + Meghan

The dogs tell us we are the best!

04106, ME, 04106

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

7 repeat clients

"Rob and Meghan did a fantastic job looking after my dog Archie. They took him on super long walks and even made a trip to the beach. And their dog Zoe is Arc... (more)"

4. Gavin

Home nights, runs, walks, fetch!

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

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

"Gavin was super awesome. He sent me picture updates of my dog and gave him all the attention. Super nice. (more)"

5. Leslie

Leslie's Playful Paws

Falmouth, ME, 04105

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

10 repeat clients

"Leslie was great with our energetic pup! Amelia had a great time and came home completely exhausted. We loved the video and photo updates - will definitely u... (more)"

6. Julie

Active & energetic dog lover!!!!!!!

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

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

3 repeat clients

"Julie is an extremely responsible, caring, hard working, kind person. You will not find a better dog caregiver that she. Her love for animals mixed with her ... (more)"

Available this weekend
7. Shannon

Dog is my spirit animal

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04102

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

About: The honest truth: The main reason I am using this application is because I need more dog time in my life! I’ve cared for dogs in the past, but don’... (more)

Confirmed President's Day Availability
8. Chyna

Home full-time, caring/loving

Deering Center, portland, ME, 04102

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

1 repeat client

"Storme had a good time with Chyna. She was very responsive to texts while Storme was with her. She saved us with a last minute holiday booking when our booke... (more)"

9. Molly

Working in dog rescue for 8 years!

Falmouth, ME, 04105

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

14 repeat clients

"Molly was fantastic! This was a last minute booking and during Christmas and she was easy to coordinate with. Rhea was well taken care of and very happy! We ... (more)"

10. Stevie

I'll tire your puppers out!

Parkside, Portland, ME, 04101

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

"Stevie looked after my dog for a week during the holidays. She took great care of my baby and I'll be happy to have her look after my pets again. Definitely ... (more)"

11. Rebecca

Energetic dog lover, flexible hours

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

Dog Boarding

"Rebecca and her sweet dog, Bear, were more than I could ever have hoped for to entertain, love and care for my Russell. Rebecca clearly loves dogs, speaks th... (more)"

12. Angel

Dog loving family.

South Portland, ME, 04106

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

About: We have a golden retriever of our own who loves all people and animals alike. I personally have 30+ years of caring for dogs of all sizes. Our gold... (more)

13. Jessica

I will play and run with your dog!

South Portland, ME, 04106

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

About: I grew up with a dog and cats. I love animals, I am super active, and will play for hours with your dog! I have lived with roommates with dogs and ... (more)

14. Renee

Long weekend walks and overnights

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04103

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Renee and family are awesome and our lady Chickee had a really wonderful overnight. This was our first time on Rover.com, and iour puppy’s first time staying... (more)"

15. Molly

Happy to watch your 4-legged child!

Westbrook, ME, 04092

Dog Boarding

"Hunter absolutely loved staying at Molly's house. He played with her two sweet pugs, they did many activities including going on walks and to the dog park. ... (more)"

16. Lauren

dogs will be loved & stay active

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04102

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

"Awesome dog sitter! We had her watch our dogs for the weekend and could tell she did a great job, followed all directions we gave her and paid our needy dogs... (more)"

17. Lilia

Long walks on the beach

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04103

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

"Lilia is great with animals! I've known her for years and she has always been a dog lover, growing up with two family dogs. She is responsible and experience... (more)"

18. Michael

Dogs are people too.

West End, Portland , ME, 04102

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

About: I'm a comfortable yet honest and to the point communicator. My preferred pet service is a 30-45 minute walk, I pick up dog, provide leash, dogg... (more)

19. Samaya

i love to be at the beach with dogs

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

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

"Samaya was privileged to adopt not just one but two beautiful dogs in her most recent years. These dogs needed more than love. They needed complete rehabili... (more)"

20. Maks

A fun companion to your dog

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04103

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

About: I absolutely love dogs. More than people, usually. I would love to get the chance to play and take care of your dog for you. I am open to any kind ... (more)


As dog lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your dog when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Portland dog sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for dog boarding while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a dog sitter in Portland, ME who meets your - and your dog's - needs. We manually review and approve every profile on our site, and we offer tools to help you make the right decision for your dog - including background checks and community reviews. We also offer educational opportunities and extra safety tools, such as the Protection Package. And we always recommend an in-person Meet & Greet so you can see that your sitter is the perfect fit for your dog. Rover is proud to be the nation's largest network of dog lovers for hire, and that includes offering pet boarding in Portland, ME.

If you're the sort of person who likes to book services when you're out and about, you'll love the Rover dog boarding app. In minutes, you'll be able to view hundreds of experienced dog sitters no matter where you are, or re-book on-demand with your puppy's favorite dog sitter. You'll get to check in in real-time to see how your dog's day is going, with the photo updates feature from your dog sitter via the Rover dog boarding app. And if you hate carrying cash, or calculating tips, you'll love the Rover app's cashless payment feature which enables fast, secure payment of your dog sitter without money needing to change hands.

You'll also be able to relax when it comes to price, because the cost of dog boarding in Portland, ME is surprisingly reasonable. No matter your budget or lifestyle, there's a dog sitter on Rover to match your wallet. Wondering how much most people pay for Rover dog boarding services? The average dog boarding rates will give you a good sense of what to expect before checking out the individual dog sitters' hourly rates.

In other words, when you use Rover to find Portland dog boarding services, your pet is given the best in loving care and hands-on attention, and you don't need to miss out on that just because life got in the way.

Interested in what it's like on the other side? Do you think you have what it takes to become a dog sitter for Rover? We're always looking for people with a passion for pooches to join our dog boarding roster. If you've been thinking about starting up your own dog boarding business, or even if you've been doing it on your own for a while, you'll want to check out our easy application process and consider joining the hundreds of awesome dog lovers who use the Rover dog boarding platform. When you become a Rover dog sitter, you get access to great support, including premium pet insurance and immediate, cashless payment (no more worrying about whether you'll get paid on time). Why not apply today?