Dog Boarding in Portland

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1. William and Sara Verified Background CheckRover 101

Give your pet a vacation!

Westbrook, ME, 04092

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Bill was better than I could have asked for! Our pup Pearl can tend to be a little anxious, and he went out of his way to make her feel at home. Pictures an... (more)"

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4th of July
2. 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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3. Laurie Verified Background Check

I love doggie hair!

East Deering, Portland, ME, 04103

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I cannot think of a more truly loving and responsible animal owner and caretaker then Laurie Simon. She adores dogs and cares to them like they were her own ... (more)"

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4. Catharine Verified Background CheckRover 101

A walk a day keeps the vet away!

Riverton, PORTLAND, ME, 04103

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have a six month old puppy whom I left with Catherine for five days. Catherine was quick to reply to any messages setting the stay up, and also during the ... (more)"

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5. Samantha Verified Background CheckRover 101

Loving care when you're not there!

Ocean Avenue, Portland, ME, 04103

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Samantha was awesome to work with. She was very responsive, gave updates and took great care of our crazy dog. He came home happy and tired. Would definit... (more)"

6. Alicia Verified Background CheckRover 101

Home all day to spoil your furbaby!

North Deering, Portland, ME, 04103

Dog Boarding

"Alicia was awesome! She took amazing care of our dog Major, we got plenty of pictures and updates, her communication was great and he got lots of love! Even ... (more)"

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7. Sarah Verified Background CheckRover 101

Good value, no nonsense pet care

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04103

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

"Sarah took care of Ginger for a week. She not only exceeded my expectations, Ginger was very happy too. Ginger was not as excited to see me as much as she us... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
8. Leslie Verified Background CheckRover 101

Leslie's Playful Paws

Falmouth, ME, 04105

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

"Leslie was an amazing host! Her long experience working with dogs is immediately apparent, and she not only took the utmost care of Honeycow, but also offere... (more)"

9. Heather Verified Background Check

Local Dog Whisperer

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

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

"Heather is 100% trustworthy and reliable when it comes to furry loved ones. But that's just the baseline. She has a joy and enthusiasm for pets that is genui... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
10. 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 was nothing short of INCREDIBLE. She took amazing care of my two dogs, walking them every day and taking adventures (and sending me lots of photos!)... (more)"

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11. Abbie Verified Background Check

Life-long experience!

Deering Center, Portland, ME, 04103

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

"Abbie is amazing, she's great with all kinds of animals and well informed on how to care for them. She's taken care of and trained many different types of cr... (more)"

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12. Forest Verified Background Check

Pets are family, love your family!

South Portland, ME, 04106

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

"Forest is great! We came to Portland for the weekend with our dog Teddy who has been away with us before. This time every time we left the hotel room he wou... (more)"

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13. Eliot Verified Background CheckRover 101

Pet care professional for 12 years

Ocean Avenue, Portland, ME, 04103

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

"This was Sophie's second stay with Eliot and she stayed two nights. It's so nice to know your dog is so well taken care of. She even fitted my puppy with a t... (more)"

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14. Kristian Verified Background Check

Mary Puppins - near the Dog Park!

Valley Street, Portland, ME, 04101

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

"Once again Kris took great care of my dog Molly. Molly loves to stay with her and I’m happy to have found someone I can feel comfortable leaving her with whe... (more)"

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15. Loveness Verified Background Check

Your pet will be treated like famil

North Deering, Portland, ME, 04103

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

"Loveness took wonderful care of our dog Barnabus and sent us plenty of updates and pictures to let us see how he was doing. She is a warm and caring person a... (more)"

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16. Stevie Verified Background Check

I'll tire your puppers out!

Parkside, Portland, ME, 04101

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

"Stevie was super great! Extremely accommodating with the pickup and Mr. Pants came home happy as a clam. Would definitely use her for boarding again. (more)"

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17. Katie Verified Background Check

Experienced Reliable Fur Friend/Pro

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04103

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"I cant recommend Katie enough, she is the BEST! I've got a high energy and often "unpredictable" fur-baby named Lucy who I completely trust in her hands. We ... (more)"

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4th of July
18. 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

"Melissa did a great job with Spartacus! She took great care of him, took him to the dog park, and gave him lots of exercise. He had a great time. When I came... (more)"

19. Gavin Verified Background Check

Home nights, runs, walks, fetch!

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

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

"Our dog, Bodhi, had a great time staying with Gavin! Thank's, Gavin! We'll be back! (more)"

20. Mckenna Verified Background Check

Responsible and Fun Dogsitter

West Bayside, Portland, ME, 04101

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

About: Every dog and cat is unique in their likes and personalities, which means I will cater to each one’s unique care. I use a gentle voice with all fur... (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?