House Sitting in Parkside, Portland, ME

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

1. Kelsey

Rover Dog Lover

South Portland, ME, 04106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Kelsey was wonderful with all the members of our furry family. She provided email updates and pictures that helped when we were missing our pups and cats. ... (more)"

2. Heather

I put animals first!

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

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

8 repeat clients

"Heather did a great job watching our dog over the Thanksgiving holiday. She stayed at our house, sent updates and photos, and dealt with her little idiosyncr... (more)"

3. Melina

Active Animal Lover Extraordinaire

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Melina was reliable, caring, loving, and made me feel Tucker would be well taken care of. This was my first time letting Tucker go with a stranger, after doi... (more)"

4. Alyssa

Upbeat and Patient Dog Lover!

West Bayside, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hello! I've always loved working with animals. I've had three jobs at doggy daycare and overnight stay facilities. A fair amount of these could... (more)

5. Nora

I am as active as your dog!

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"If you need someone to care for your dog, look no further than Nora! There is a difference between someone watching your dog and someone caring for your dog.... (more)"

6. Elizabeth

Fun walks along the Boulevard!

Westbrook, ME, 04092

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Elizabeth house/dog sat for us on short notice due to a family emergency. It was her usual outstanding service with a clean house and happy dog! She even e... (more)"

7. Whitney

Loving and Trustworthy Care Taker

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have been the go-to pet care taker within my family and friends for years. Since I was 16 years old, I have been primarily hired for house/pet si... (more)

8. Michaela

Dog loving college student!

South Portland , ME, 04106

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

"We have had a dog in our household since Michaela was 8 years old. She is amazing with dogs and truly loves them. Over the past year she worked at a dog da... (more)"

9. Nina

24-year-old Portland native!

Deering Center, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Our original dog watching plans fell through at the last minute so with just a few weeks left before out trip we turned to Rover.com. We found Nina and set u... (more)"

10. Aaron

Genuine & caring animal lover

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Aaron is always beyond amazing with our dog, Kona. He is a natural with animals and Kona soaks up all the time he can get when Aaron is watching him. As lo... (more)"

11. Tyler

Dog lover w/ dogsitting experience.

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

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

About: I have grown up always having multiple dogs. Since living on my own that is not the case, but my most recent job was dog daycare. We had several fi... (more)

12. Macy

Spitfire and enthusiastic

West End, Portland , ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have been caring for all types of dogs for a long time now and have been deemed the "dog sitting queen" among my community. People respect my att... (more)

13. Lorraine

Pet Nanny Extraordinaire, in-home care!

So. Portland, ME, 04106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Great experience with Lorraine!! We had a last-minute trip come up on a holiday weekend and needed to find someone local who could come take care of our 4-le... (more)"

14. Nicholas

Affectionate. Caring. Enthusiastic

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04103

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

"Nick is extremely kind and amazing with dogs. He has taken case of my dogs (golden retrievers and a black lab) many times and they absolutely love him. Nic... (more)"

15. Ellie

Currently dog-less, I'll love yours

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

About: I've recently moved to Portland and miss my dogs, who still live in Kathmandu (from where I moved). So, please share your dogs with me! I've owned... (more)

16. Tina

Looking for my next fuzzy BFF

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have owned dogs on and off for my entire life, with experience around many breeds; from min pins to rottweilers! I especially enjoy puppies and a... (more)

17. Shannon

Caring, active and dependable!

Downtown, Portland , ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Shannon is obsessed with dogs and they are obsessed with her. Parents will love her as much as their pets do. Our dog know what I am saying when I say "Shann... (more)"

18. Katie

Loving, adventure time!

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: First and foremost, I absolutely adore dogs. Spread through my family, we have a saint bernard, Boston Terrier, Yorkie, and two labs. I’ve been rai... (more)

19. Allison

Responsible, active, and friendly!

Parkside, Portland, ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Allison and Dylan took excellent care of our two dogs for a week. They sent updates and we felt confident that they were taking good care of our boys throug... (more)"

20. Zach

High energy, pet botique employee!

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Afraid your four-legged family member isn't getting enough playtime or exercise while you're at work? Planning a trip and need to trust that your p... (more)

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In Parkside, Portland, ME, dog lovers trust Rover.com for their house sitting needs. Over 89 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in Portland, giving them an average rating of 5.0/5 stars. Booking house sitting in Parkside can be incredibly affordable, no matter what price range you're looking for. Curious about what it might cost to book house sitting in Portland on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before reaching out and beginning a conversation with a sitter.

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