Pet Sitting in Portland

Want to get paid to play with dogs all day? Through Rover, you can build your business for dog sitting, overnight stays, and walking! Get ready for lots of time giving belly rubs, playing ball, or exploring Forest Park with your new furry friend.

Why Become a Dog Sitter?

Starting your business is easy! Choose your own schedule--flexibility allows you to work as many or as few hours as you want. Decide what types of dogs you're interested in caring for (their size, age, and breed) and of course, you can set your own pricing. We'll help you put together a sitter profile so you can successfully attract clients to your page.

  • Flexible schedule:You can work as much or as little as you want.
  • Be your own boss. You choose the services you want to provide.
  • Provide overnight care (either in your home or your clients) or you can provide daytime services (drop ins, walks, and day care).
  • Get paid to hang out with dogs!
  • We're here to help, Rover connects you with educational opportunities and 24/7 support.

It's Easy To Get Started

Rover provides everything you need to successfully start your business.

Create your Profile.

First, create your sitter profile. Your profile helps you attract clients--think of it as a first impression. Once your profile has been reviewed by our team, get ready to start sitting. Remember-you're in charge of which requests you accept.

Set your own schedule.

You're in control. Set your schedule and rates. Decide what services you want to provide:dog sitting, home stays, walking services, daycare or drop-in visits (or all five)!

Use the Rover App

Our easy to use Rover app helps you manage your bookings, send message and video updates to clients, and receive secure payments within 48 hours of ending a pet sitting service.

Get Ongoing Support.

We have a 24/7 Support Team, including vet assistance, the Rover Guarantee for the dogs in your care, and help advertising your services.

Manage your Pet Sitting Business in the Rover App

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Managing your pet sitting business has never been easier with the Rover app. You can use the app to get secure payments, send photos to keep clients updated, and confirm bookings. Plus, it's an easy way to check your messages on the go!

(The Rover app is required to offer dog walking, day care, and drop-in visits.)

Enjoy the Security of the Rover Guarantee

We're here to support you and the dogs in your care. The Rover Guarantee is our commitment to you in the rare instance that something goes wrong during a booking. We believe that being there for our community is a fundamental part of what it means to be The Dog People.

Become a Dog Sitter in Portland Now!

Get started on your dog sitting Business today, and take the dogs out to experience all that Portland has to offer! Whether you're walking in Forest Park, or snacking at the Tin Shed Garden Cafe, you and your furry friend will have a great time.

Rover provides quick, secure payments, 24/7 support including vet assistance, and an app to help you manage it all. Join us, and become one of The Dog people today!