Dog Boarding in Portland

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1. Evelyn

Portland Dog Lover

Parkside, Portland, ME, 04101

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Evelyn watched our Louie for an overnight while we visited Portland. Louie had a great time and we would absolutely leave him with Evelyn again. Evelyn sent ... (more)"

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Christmas and New Year
2. William

Give your pet a vacation!

Westbrook, ME, 04092

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Bentley had a fantastic time staying with William. The pics were great and it was incredibly comforting knowing he was in great hands. Highly recommend! (more)"

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3. Alicia

Home all day to spoil your furbaby!

North Deering, Portland, ME, 04103

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

"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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4. Kaitlyn

Bring on the snuggles

Rosemont, PORTLAND, ME, 04102

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

"Kaitlyn was very professional. We can tell that our dog was well loved. I would highly recommend her as a sitter (more)"

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5. Jessica

Can’t wait to meet your dog!

South Portland, ME, 04106

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

"Jessica is wonderful with all animals. She has volunteered for the local animal shelter. She cared for my 15 yo poodle mix for a week while my husband was in... (more)"

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6. Peter

K9 care with flexible schedule.

Parkside, Portland, ME, 04101

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

"Peter H. is a dog whisperer in that he becomes *one* with the animal. Take my grumpy little black pug named Oliver for example. Peter has taken such frequent... (more)"

7. Brittney

Beach & Trails Are My Backyard

South Portland, ME, 04106

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

"Brittney was amazing! We had her watch our dog, Harry while we were away for a wedding, and Harry had the best time, he didn’t want to come home! She took hi... (more)"

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8. Sarah

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)"

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9. Eliot

I enjoy exploration excursions!

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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10. Kristi

Dog Mom w/ extra love for your pup!

South Portland, ME, 04106

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Im a super easy going, reliable and trustworthily human who loves dogs of all shapes and sizes. I’ve been around dogs all my life. Today at home I ... (more)

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11. Kaela

Beach Trips, Snowy Walks & Snugs

Parkside, Portland, ME, 04101

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

About: I've grown up with dogs my whole life, and love whenever they're in my company. I took in my parents Yellow Lab about 4 years ago, and he's been my... (more)

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12. Melissa

I’ll exhaust your dog from walking!

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04103

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

"Melissa was great about communication, ease of scheduling, and keeping Augie busy and well taken care of. She even took him for a couple runs around Back Cov... (more)"

13. Emily

Teacher, turned pet-sitter!

Valley Street, Portland, ME, 04102

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

About: As a dog Mom I understand the necessity of having someone put your animal first. As a pet owner and dog lover that is exactly what I will do when c... (more)

14. Heather

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)"

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15. Rachel

I will take your dog on long walks

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

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

About: I work in restaurants which offers a very flexible schedule. I'm home most mornings and early afternoons. I can't have a dog of my own since I work... (more)

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16. Sarah

Dog mom of 1, lover of all

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

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

About: Goofy dog mom looking to help out other dog parents when needed. Availability is forever changing, but the love remains the same. Nursing student l... (more)

17. Jena

I love dogs!!

Deering Center, Portland, ME, 04102

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Jena loves animals deeply. She is intuitive with them and so sensitive and loving and aware of their needs. She is proactive, totally responsible and truly l... (more)"

Confirmed availability
Christmas and New Year
18. Brianna

Hiking and adventuring :)

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

About: I enjoy taking the pups on hikes or runs along the beach. I grew up in the White Mountains with a few dogs, always climbing, swimming the Saco, or ... (more)

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This weekend
19. Logan

Active and friendly

East Bayside-India Street, Portland, ME, 04101

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

"Logan is a very friendly and caring person. He always provides a positive and playful environment for dogs. I recommended Logan join rover after he spent the... (more)"

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20. Stevie

I'll tire your puppers out!

Parkside, Portland, ME, 04101

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"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)"


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?