Dog Boarding in Parkside, Portland, ME

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1. Katie Verified Background Check

Your pup’s best bud!

Valley Street, Portland, ME, 04102

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

"My dog, Bella, had a great time staying with Katie! I felt so comfortable leaving her with Katie and her husband for about 12 days because their apartment is... (more)"

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2. Karen & Steve Verified Background Check

Dog LOVERS near Higgins Beach!

Scarborough, ME, 04074

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Karen and Steve took wonderful care of our dog Rue while we were away on vacation. Leaving our dog is always the toughest part of going away, but I felt com... (more)"

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3. Jules Verified Background Check

Fur Babies are family members!

South Portland, ME, 04106

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

"Jules was great with my puppy. She took him to the beach and my dog was clearly having the greatest time based on the photos she sent me. Jules did a fantast... (more)"

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Christmas and New Year
4. Mackenzie Verified Background Check

attention & activity for your pups!

Deering Center, Portland, ME, 04103

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"MacKenzie was incredible. I had to leave town short notice & she was so quick to respond, accommodating, and kind! Gave me so many updates, it hardly felt li... (more)"

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5. Cristina Verified Background Check

We don't deserve dogs...

Riverton, Portland, ME, 04103

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

"Christina was lovely and very responsive! I enjoyed all of the updates and photos she sent. (more)"

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6. Elizabeth & Andrew Verified Background Check

Active, fun, and responsible care

South Portland, ME, 04106

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lovely family and sweet dog Maggie. They updated me throughout the weekend and sent photos. Always felt confident my dog was in great hands. Would surely use... (more)"

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Christmas and New Year
7. Sarah Verified Background Check

I like dogs more than people

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

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

"Sarah is very sweet and accommodating! My dog loved his stay and walks with her. Thank you Sarah!! (more)"

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8. Rachel Verified Background Check

Tell your dog I say hi & love them.

Riverton, Portland, ME, 04103

Dog Boarding

"Rachel was great! Photo updates, perfect playmate for our pup, what more could you ask for!? I would highly recommend Rachel and will be back for any future ... (more)"

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Christmas and New Year
9. Kasie Verified Background Check

Loving care when you’re not there!

South Portland, ME, 04106

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

"Bella had an awesome weekend with Kasie and her family! I'm so happy with how it all turned out and will definitely be using Kasie again to sit Bella!! Thank... (more)"

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10. Jordan Verified Background Check

Your Pet's Home Away From Home

North Deering, Portland, ME, 04103

Dog Boarding

"Jordan was perfect with Luna ! Her pup got along great with her , shared toys and everything and was more than happy to share a spot for the night , she kept... (more)"

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11. Samantha Verified Background CheckRover 101

Loving care when you're not there!

Ocean Avenue, Portland, ME, 04103

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Sam was amazing! She was super friendly, well prepared, has a great place in a convenient location, and you could tell the Pants man felt comfortable with he... (more)"

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12. Alex Verified Enhanced Background Check

Experienced Dog/Cat/Bird Whisperer

East Bayside-India Street, Portland, ME, 04101

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

"Alex loves dogs! We have an energetic chocolate lab, Bella who can be a handful at times. Alex has taken care of Bella since she was a puppy (she's 2 now) an... (more)"

13. Dawson Verified Background Check

I will love your dog like my own!

South Portland, ME, 04106

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

About: I have owned dogs for as long as I can remember from the time I was young until now! I have experience will dogs of all different personalities as ... (more)

14. Ashley Verified Background Check

All about the doggos

Downtown, portland, ME, 04101

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

"Jackson was so happy to stay with Ashley. She was flexible, sent great pictures and updated me throughout the weekend leaving me at ease. I will definitely u... (more)"

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Christmas and New Year
15. Jennifer D. Verified Background Check

I Love Dogs!

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04103

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

"Jennifer took wonderful care of my somewhat high maintenance pooch last weekend. He got tons of exercise and made himself at home in her cozy apartment. Jenn... (more)"

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16. Melissa Verified Background CheckRover 101

I’ll exhaust your dog from walking!

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04103

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

"Had great communication and had a fun happy attitude toward Vincy even though he wasn't the best behaved during this stay. Thank you for everything! (more)"

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17. Rose Verified Background Check

I want to have fun and take care!

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04103

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

"Rose was great! Very communicative and warm. (more)"

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Christmas and New Year
18. Liz Verified Background Check

I like dogs more than humans

South Portland, ME, 04106

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

"Liz is the epitome of what many people like to call a “dog person.” Her incredible acumen for pets, cats and dogs alike, has earned her a special place of tr... (more)"

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Christmas and New Year
19. Kara Lyn Verified Background Check

Energetic Caretaker for All Dogs

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

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

"Reliable, Driven, Flexible Kara E. is a rising Senior and Honors student at the University of Southern Maine who is studying Social Work and has taken on... (more)"

20. Kristian Verified Background Check

Mary Puppins - near the Dog Park!

Valley Street, Portland, ME, 04101

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

"Kris took great care of my dog while I was away for the weekend. She was sensitive to all of her particular needs, habits and routine, snuggled with her on t... (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?