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Dog Boarding in Parkside, Portland, ME

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

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1. William

Give your pet a vacation!

Westbrook, ME, 04092

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"William is an excellent caregiver and an obvious dog lover. He watched our old boy overnight. He sent pictures, gave him a bone, let him on the couch. Mar... (more)"

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2. Emma

Dog lover available in South Po.

south portland, ME, 04106

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

"My dog’s anxiety got the best of her and she was unable to board with Emma. Thankfully Emma was flexible and accommodating and able to bring Vivian home and ... (more)"

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4th of July
3. Maggie

I will treat your pet like family!

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

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

"Maggie took excellent care of our dog during our trip. She was very considerate of our dog’s personality and preference and and accommodated several unexpect... (more)"

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4. Leslie

Leslie's Playful Paws

Falmouth, ME, 04105

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

"We were very lucky to find Leslie on Rover. Our dog loved his stay and Leslie sent us pictures and videos and was always available when we had questions. She... (more)"

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5. Emily

Teacher, turned pet-sitter!

Valley Street, Portland, ME, 04102

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

About: As a dog Mom I understand the necessity of having someone put your animal first. As a pet owner and dog lover that is exactly what I will do when c... (more)

6. 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)"

7. Brittney

Beach & Trails Are My Backyard

South Portland, ME, 04106

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

"Britney has been amazing with my Cane Corso from the time he weighed 10lbs all the way up to his current 120bs! He gets so excited to see her every time she ... (more)"

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8. Caroline

Let me love your pup!

Downtown, Portland, ME, 04101

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

"Caroline is super sweet and sent pictures of nacho while we were away and made us feel confident he was in good hands! Will definitely use again. Thanks!! (more)"

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4th of July
9. Kaylee

Fenced-in yard on the Eastern Prom

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

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

"Kaylee was great! Sunshine loved her the moment she met her! This was my first rover experience and I’m so happy my friend helped me choose Kaylee! She has a... (more)"

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10. Alicia

Home all day to spoil your pup!

North Deering, Portland, ME, 04103

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

"Alicia is THE BEST!!!! Bruin was happy the whole stay :) plus dolly (her dog) is such a sweetie. (more)"

11. 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)

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4th of July
12. Leea

Fostering pets & helping when I can

Valley Street, Portland, ME, 04102

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Leea was fabulous and Zoe came back a very happy dog. We'll definitely use her again. (more)"

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13. Matthew

Big house! Love dogs! Lots of time!

Nasons Corner, Portland, ME, 04102

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

About: I grew up with dogs and cats my whole life and love them! Lots of energy and I love being outside and will bring your furry friend along with me hi... (more)

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4th of July
14. Joshua

I love all dogs! Big or Small!

Riverton, Portland, ME, 04103

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

About: I work full time typically 7:30-4 and every other weekend but one of my roommates are always home and would be more than willing to play with your ... (more)

15. Robert + Meghan

The dogs tell us we are the best!

04106, ME, 04106

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

"Robert and Meghan watched our dog Louie for a week while we were on vacation. Our other sitter fell through and these two saved the day! Louie has a blast pl... (more)"

16. Claire

Love a good romp in the woods!

West End, Portland, ME, 04101

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Claire is one of the biggest dog lovers I know. She took such good care of our two pups (puggle and bernese mountain dog) while we were on vacation for the w... (more)"

17. Michelle

Decades of dog loving!

Valley Street, Portland, ME, 04102

Dog Boarding

"This was my first experience with Rover and it went seemlessly! Michelle was incredibly kind, flexible, responsive, and accommodating! Michelle regularly sen... (more)"

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18. Lauren

dogs will be loved & stay active

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04102

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

"Lauren was super accommodating to my last minute need and shared pictures and kept me engaged with pictures. Will use her again for dog boarding! (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
19. Shayna

Home a lot, Live on the green belt.

South Portland, ME, 04106

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

"Shayna has proven that she would do anything and everything for her own dog, so it's clear that she would do so for anyone else's dog. (more)"

20. Julie

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

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

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

"My dog Wally LOVES Julie, truly adores her!!! Julie took care of Wally for an extended weekend when I had to travel for work and sent me daily picture update... (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?

All stays booked on Rover receive our Rover guarantee, 24/7 support, and our reservation protection.

How it works

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1) Browse Sitters

We make it easy to find affordable & reliable sitters near you.

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2) Contact Sitters

Chat about your dog and your specific needs. Even meet in person before booking if you really want to.

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3) Book & pay

Our platform makes it easy and secure. No cash necessary.

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4) Enjoy your trip

Drop off your dog without feeling guilty. Relax with regular photo updates from your sitter.