House Sitting in Parkside, Portland, ME

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

1. Sean

Long lunch break with your pup!

South Portland, ME, 04106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sean did a great job caring for my three Goldens. They got lots of exercise and seemed very relaxed with Sean when we returned. Great communication during th... (more)"

2. Faith

Loves dogs, Jesus, and coffee.

South Portland, ME, 04106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Faith dog and house sat for me for over a year when I was frequently away for work travel. She cared for two rough and tumble Boxers, keeping them on their m... (more)"

3. Katie

Adventure is out there!

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Katie was great! She sent me several updates and photos of Sherman. Will definitely be using Katie again to watch Sherm in the future. Thanks! (more)"

4. Rowan

Home full-time, ready to play!

West End, Portland, ME, 04101

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

"Every time Rowan was with my dog they were caring, inconsiderate of my dogs needs, and happy yo be around her. My dog is usually skittish around strangers bu... (more)"

5. Tyler

Dog lover w/ dogsitting experience.

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

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

1 repeat client

"This was our first time using Rover and Tyler was terrific. He house sat for the weekend, kept us informed and the dogs were happy. Thank you! (more)"

6. Emma

Experienced, easy-going dog lover!

South Portland, ME, 04106

House Sitting

5 repeat clients

"WOW! I am just blown away by Emma's professionalism and wonderful care of our two dogs. We have two rather high maintenance dogs that do not always get along... (more)"

7. Jon

Active Dog Lover Through & Through!

Parkside, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Jon took great care of our puppy over the weekend and he did a great job! He sent regular updates with photos and kept us up to date on all the activities. H... (more)"

8. Alyssa

Will run around & play fetch.

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Allysa was great. She came over before we booked so we could all meet. She arrived early on the day we needed her and sent us text updates throughout the day... (more)"

9. Kimble

Full of Energy!

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Kimble is absolutely fantastic! She exceeded our expectations in every way. She was great at communicating and getting right back to us. She sent pictures ... (more)"

10. Lauren

Experienced animal lover

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Lauren took great care of our 3 month old puppy! She has been very helpful for letting him out and playing with him during our longer work days. He was sleep... (more)"

11. Amanda

Flexible w/all ages,energies,needs!

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amanda was amazing! She was very flexible with our schedule and super accommodating. Our pup had a great night exploring with Amanda and we will definitely b... (more)"

12. Sylvie

Caring and fun loving petsitter!

Parkside, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"As Sylvie's parents, we're sure we're a bit biased, but, on the other hand, there are few who know her better. Sylvie has always been an animal lover and ... (more)"

13. India

Freelancer who loves all dogs!

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"India is a dog-lover and amazing person. When I adopted my dog Baker, she drove 10 hours with me to go pick her up from the shelter. Since then, she has do... (more)"

14. Katherine

I enjoy long walks on the beach!

Parkside, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katherine is a lifesaver and has a true passion for animals. She has done everything from watching our dog for a few hours and taking her on a walk, to watch... (more)"

15. Kala

Experienced Young Animal Lover

Parkside, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Kala was great! She was responsive to communication and did a great job taking care of our active Boston Terrier. Would recommend her for pet sitting. (more)"

16. Alison

Active, outdoorsy, dog lover!

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Alison is a fantastic dog sitter and I am already planning to rebook her for future occasions. She was super easy going and I felt very comfortable having he... (more)"

17. Nina

25-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)"

18. Kirston

Kirston's Compassionate Pet Care

South Portland , ME, 04106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Kirston so nice and accommodating for our travel schedule. She left the house immaculate and did a great job following the instructions we left for her. I re... (more)"

19. Astrea

The Loving Home for Dog Boarding

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

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

1 repeat client

"I've seen Astrea both at her house and at the dog park. You can tell from the get go how much she loves dogs, especially when you see how well trained her ow... (more)"

20. Kale

I'm your dog's best friend

Deering Center, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kale did a great job looking after our dogs! Our dogs are both a handful, so it was great to have someone that was capable of handling the energy and strengt... (more)"

Experience exceptional service and a personalized match

From start to finish, we'll handle all the details for you.

Learn About Premier

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.

Never beg a friend to watch your dog again. With Rover, you can find your the perfect Parkside house sitter in seconds. When you book house sitting on Rover, your dog will enjoy a loving, relaxing stay in their own home. If you're looking for care for pets other than dogs, you can find a pet sitter who offers care for cats, caged pets, and even horses. No matter what, you'll know that your pet is getting loving care. By removing common pet care obstacles, Rover ensures dogs nationwide are happy and well-cared for even when their human is away, and empowers dog lovers to live happy and fulfilling lives. Founded on the belief that everyone should have the opportunity to experience the unconditional love of a dog, Rover makes it easy for you to reach trusted house sitters in Parkside, Portland who can provide the care your dog needs, when they need it.

A Daily Treat: A Blog by Rover

Rover's got you covered, even when you don't need a dog sitter. Check out our blog for pictures of adorable dogs, help on your biggest dog-related questions, and more:

Book a Stay, Donate to a Cause

Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in Parkside, Portland donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Portland.

We're proud to support over 200 organizations across the nation, including: