Date Updated: 2017-11-30


Looking for a job as a dog sitter? Why not start your own business instead and work on contract? Join the nation’s largest network of pet sitters and dog walkers! You could earn up to $1,000 (or more!) per month as a Rover.com dog sitter in Portland, OR.

If flexibility is important to you, Rover could be a great fit. You’ll have the freedom to choose your own schedule, rates, and services that you offer—and payments are automatic. You can offer your clients peace of mind with the Rover Guarantee to protect their pets included with every booking. Earn extra income doing something you love while taking advantage of Rover’s resources and learning opportunities to help you become the best pet sitter you can be.


Rover by the numbers

140,000+ dog walkers and pet sitters from coast to coast.

Every 4 seconds an owner books a Rover walk or stay.

11,000 North American cities are home to dog owners who use Rover.


Become a dog sitter


Are you looking for Portland dog sitter jobs?

Become a Rover sitter and start your own small business instead. As the nation’s largest network of pet sitters and dog walkers, we make it easy to connect with hundreds of pet owners in your area seeking the perfect pet sitter.

Become Rover certified

You’ll need to pass a background check, submit a profile to be approved, and then earn your Rover certification to start.

Use the Rover app

Take care of business wherever you go with the free Rover app. Send clients messages, accept new bookings, and get paid.

Enjoy automatic payments

Getting paid has never been easier. Forty-eight hours after a you complete a service, you’ll get paid—just like that!

Get 24/7 support

Whenever you have a question, we’re here to answer it. Call or email anytime and our world-class staff will take care of you.


Make up to $1,000 (or more!) per month sitting dogs.

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