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House Sitting in Portland

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

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1. Cristina Verified Background Check

We don't deserve dogs...

Riverton, Portland, ME, 04103

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

"Cristina has been AMAZING! She is communicative and our puppy loves her. We feel completely confident and at ease when we know he’s in her care. (more)"

2. Rachel Verified Enhanced Background Check

A loving companion for your dog.

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachel is the best!! She was able to confirm sitting for us from shirt notice to very last minute as we have been booking her consecutively for 3 days now. Sn… (more)"

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3. Jackie Verified Background Check

Experienced care taker and walker

Deering Center, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jackie took great care of our 2 dogs, one of whom has a ton of energy. She left our house spotless like no one was even here. She was very responsive to our qu… (more)"

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4. Lea Verified Background Check

I'll always return your dog happy!

South Portland, ME, 04106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Our second time using Lea. Quick communication and very dependable. Our dog was happy and heathy and the house was left neat. Will definitely book her again! (more)"

5. Gus Verified Enhanced Background Check

Patient, kind, and caring

Valley Street, Portland, ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Wonderful. Great with my skittish rescue dog, Bella. Will definitely call on him again. Thank you Gus. (more)"

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 Thanksgiving
6. Emily Verified Background Check

Let me love on your pet!!

South Portland, ME, 04106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emily was great with our puppy, quick to respond, and sent us updates during her visit. We would definitely recommend booking with her! (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Thanksgiving
7. Hannah Verified Enhanced Background Check

Hello! I'm Hannah

South Portland, ME, 04106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I am extremely picky when it comes to choosing someone I can trust with my dog. This is why we love Hannah! She is trustworthy. Hannah has taken care of my pup… (more)"

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8. Sophie Verified Background Check

Best care for your furry friend

South Portland, ME, 04106

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

"Sophie is our go to house sitter! We never have any worries when we leave when she is at the house. We have booked her from stays from long weekends to stays f… (more)"

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9. Jeff Verified Enhanced Background Check

Nature Lover and Future Dog Dad

Downtown, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have known Jeff for many years, and he is one of the most responsible and considerate people I have met. Your dog would be well cared for with him. He has su… (more)"

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10. Tessa Verified Background Check

A charismatic & caring pet owner!

Cape Elizabeth, ME, 04107

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Tessa has always had a love for animals, especially dogs! After growing up with dogs, she got one of her own this year, Kona. Being adopted as a rescue, Kona h… (more)"

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11. Susan Verified Background Check

My aunt calls me the dog whisperer.

North Deering, Portland, ME, 04103

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

"Strangely fantastic with dogs. The instant she met my six year old GSD/malamute mix he fell in love with her. He walks better with her than he does with me, is… (more)"

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12. Amy Verified Enhanced Background Check

Caring for your Pets as Much as You

East Deering, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Are you looking for a caring, reliable and responsible individual who will care for your beloved pets as much as you? My name is Amy and I would l… (more)

Confirmed availability
 Thanksgiving
13. Eliot Verified Background CheckRover 101

Pet care professional for 12 years

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04103

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

"Eliot did a fantastic job watching after at times - a very difficult bulldog! She was great with reports and pictures! I would certainly recommend her to other… (more)"

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14. Lena Verified Background Check

I was a pet in my past life 🐕🐈

Downtown, Portland, ME, 04101

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

About: I grew up with a cat and a dog in the household. Had my own very active playfull dog Shi-la for 11 years, she recently transitioned. I work from home… (more)

Confirmed availability
 Thanksgiving
15. Samantha Verified Background CheckRover 101

Loving care when you're not there!

Ocean Avenue, Portland, ME, 04103

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Samantha was an amazing sitter. She watched our Goldendoodle for a weekend, and he loved it. She took him on a hike, and from his smiles in all of the pictures… (more)"

16. Jasmine Verified Enhanced Background Check

The best care for your best friend!

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jasmine was great! The dogs and cat were all healthy and happy and the house was clean and tidy when we got home. (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Thanksgiving
17. Jess Verified Enhanced Background Check

Compassionate Animal Lover

Downtown, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jess was wonderful - I felt very comfortable leaving Tilly and Jackson in her care. She sent regular updates and photos, and I came back to two happy pups ? (more)"

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18. Chelsea Verified Background CheckRover 101

Everyone of rover loves dogs right?

Downtown, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Chelsea was wonderful. She had her hands full with our 3 greyhounds and one got sick (no fault of Chelsea’s) and Chelsea took extra good care of him, getting h… (more)"

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19. Haillie Verified Enhanced Background Check

Experienced Furry-Friend Caretaker

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I just moved to Portland, ME from northern Vermont where I had a small farm along with three dogs, and three cats. After living in Tampa, FL and Alex… (more)

Confirmed availability
 Thanksgiving
20. Delaney Verified Background Check

Who let the dogs out? It was me

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

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

"Delaney was the perfect person to watch my dog, Turner. He is a super active lab and she was willing to keep up with him and his needs. She is very respectable… (more)"

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The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your pet - and your home - turn to Rover for your house sitting needs. It's easy to find a loving pet sitter on Rover who'll give your pet one-on-one attention while you're away, and take care of your home. Search from hundreds of trusted house sitters near you, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your pet. We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. Then, when you're ready, book and pay for your house and pet sitter all through Rover - it's easy, safe, and cashless. You'll have the peace of mind knowing that your sitter has free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and will send you cute photo updates throughout the stay. Rover is the easiest way to find trustworthy house sitters for your pets--and avoid the kennel.