House Sitting in Parkside, Portland, ME

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

1. 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

"Very happy to have met Heather! I will be requesting her again. I appreciate her last minute flexibility and willingness to meet Pumpkin the day before even ... (more)"

2. Kirston

Kirston's Compassionate Pet Care

South Portland , ME, 04106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"PHENOMENAL! Best word to describe Kirston! Extremely professional, kind and caring. We felt safe and secure leaving our pup in Kirston's hands. She delivered... (more)"

3. 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)

4. Nina

24-year-old Portland native!

Deering Center, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nina is a very caring, responsible and thoughtful sitter. She is attentive and able to connect with all different kinds of personalities. I would recommend h... (more)"

5. Melina

Active Animal Lover Extraordinaire

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 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)"

6. Emily

Energetic, Local, Dog Loving Sitter

Deering Center, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emily is one of the best doggy Moms I know! She is so kind, caring, and pays close attention when it comes to caring for animals. She also does great with ki... (more)"

7. Rachel

I am an active outdoor lover!

Downtown, Portland , ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachel gives quality care to any dog I have ever seen her with. I have had the opportunity to see Rachel with her on dog in numerous occasions, and have also... (more)"

8. Aaron

Genuine & caring animal lover

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Aaron was a great sitter. He came over ahead of time to meet Beans and kept in touch with us while we were out of town. I felt very comfortable having him st... (more)"

Available this weekend
9. Emily

Friendly, professional care

Oakdale, Portland , ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emily is so great with my dogs Astro and Bowen, and they can definitely be a hand full. She's house sitter for me prior to her signing up through Rover and m... (more)"

10. 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)"

11. Kate

VetTech in training, HUGE dog lover

West End, PORTLAND, ME, 04102

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

About: I've worked at a Doggie Daycare and as a Dog Groomer. I'm about to start Vet Tech school and will have a lot of flexibility with my schedule. I hav... (more)

12. 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)"

13. 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)

14. 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)"

Available this weekend
15. Malory

Will love your dog like my own

South Portland, ME, 04106

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Malory is with my little Maltese and all dogs in general. She is very diligent about feeding them on the right time, giving them play time, nap time, etc. Sh... (more)"

Available this weekend
16. 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)"

17. Raquel

Dog owner. Dog lover. Dog.

East Bayside-India Street, Portland, ME, 04101

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I have had a dog in my life in some capacity since I was 5 years old. I fostered dogs (mostly pitbulls) during college and adopted them out to wond... (more)

18. Meghan

I am a caring animal lover.

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Meghan is wonderful with all animals. She is kind and thoughtful. Animals just gravitate to her and she helps them feel at ease and happy. I would trust Meg... (more)"

19. 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)

20. Alison

Cat-person convert. I love dogs!

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Alison is great! Will definitely contact her again when I need dog care. Pumpkin was instantly comfortable and I had no problem leaving them together in my h... (more)"

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