Dog Boarding in Portland

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight at your sitter's home.

1. William

Give your pet a vacation!

Westbrook, ME, 04092

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

42 repeat clients

"William was wonderful with our dog. She was nervous because there were 2 additional dogs when we dropped her off. She is a puppy, very submissive and gets ve... (more)"

2. Julie

Active & energetic dog lover!!!!!!!

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

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

3 repeat clients

"Julie has watched my dogs on numerous occasions and they absolutely LOVE her. I always feel safe and comfortable when I know Julie is with my pups. She sends... (more)"

3. Kristy

I will treat your dogs as my own!

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04102

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kristy is trustworthy and dependable! She was great with my dogs, gave them love, attention, and of course lots of walks and runs. Kristy has a passion for a... (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
4. Robert + Meghan

The dogs tell us we are the best!

04106, ME, 04106

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

7 repeat clients

"Rob and Meghan took great care of our pup! They really treated him like he was their own dog. Rob and Meghan made sure our dog got plenty of exercise and the... (more)"

5. Leslie

Leslie's Playful Paws

Falmouth, ME, 04105

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

10 repeat clients

"We loved everything about Sherman's stay at Leslie's! She was great to work with and kept us updated. She took wonderful care of our dog and genuinely loved ... (more)"

6. Samaya

i love to be at the beach with dogs

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

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

"We have known Samaya J. for over 10 years as a dog lover and personal friend. We met through our common interest in dogs and spent a lot of time together wi... (more)"

7. Lilia

Long walks on the beach

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04103

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

"Lilia is great with animals! I've known her for years and she has always been a dog lover, growing up with two family dogs. She is responsible and experience... (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
8. Gavin

Home nights, runs, walks, fetch!

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

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

"Gavin was super awesome. He sent me picture updates of my dog and gave him all the attention. Super nice. (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
9. Andrew

Energetic young couple!

North Deering, Portland, ME, 04103

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

"I have known Andy my whole life and he has always been great with animals, especially dogs. Andy grew up with labs and was able to assist with training them ... (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
10. Maggie

Playful, energetic, animal lover :)

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

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

1 repeat client

"Maggie is a wonderful and trustworthy person! She consistently seeks new ways to help others and to provide support. I have rarely met anyone who has genuine... (more)"

11. Jessica

I will play and run with your dog!

South Portland, ME, 04106

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

About: I grew up with a dog and cats. I love animals, I am super active, and will play for hours with your dog! I have lived with roommates with dogs and ... (more)

Confirmed President's Day Availability
12. Lauren

dogs will be loved & stay active

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04102

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

"Awesome dog sitter! We had her watch our dogs for the weekend and could tell she did a great job, followed all directions we gave her and paid our needy dogs... (more)"

13. Stevie

I'll tire your puppers out!

Parkside, Portland, ME, 04101

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

"Stevie looked after my dog for a week during the holidays. She took great care of my baby and I'll be happy to have her look after my pets again. Definitely ... (more)"

14. Renee

Long weekend walks and overnights

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04103

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Renee and family are awesome and our lady Chickee had a really wonderful overnight. This was our first time on Rover.com, and iour puppy’s first time staying... (more)"

15. Tim

Energetic as any of the dogs

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04102

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

About: Hi everyone! I'm a 22 year old economics major at University of Southern Maine, and I live right in Portland. Originally from Connecticut, I've car... (more)

Confirmed President's Day Availability
16. Chyna

Home full-time, caring/loving

Deering Center, portland, ME, 04102

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

1 repeat client

"Storme had a good time with Chyna. She was very responsive to texts while Storme was with her. She saved us with a last minute holiday booking when our booke... (more)"

17. Felicia

Veterinary assistant with huge yard

West End, Portland, ME, 04101

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

About: I am a veterinary assistant with years of experience working with pets. I also have worked as a groomer, doggy day care attendant, and animal rehab... (more)

18. Rebecca

Energetic dog lover, flexible hours

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

Dog Boarding

"Rebecca and her sweet dog, Bear, were more than I could ever have hoped for to entertain, love and care for my Russell. Rebecca clearly loves dogs, speaks th... (more)"

19. Faith

Loves dogs, Jesus, and coffee.

South Portland, ME, 04106

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Faith was very sweet and thoughtful taking care of out pup. (more)"

20. Georgia

Dog lover :)

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I am a dog lover, with a family full of veterinarians, and have had pets my whole life, so your pup will be in good hands! I have a one year old g... (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?