House Sitting in Riverton, Portland, ME

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1. Paula

Lots of love, care, and activities!

Westbrook, ME, 04092

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Paula has a love for dogs that I have never before seen in another person. She loves dogs of any size and breed and I have never seen her have anything but a... (more)"

2. Dana

Your Dog's Devotee

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Dana was a fantastic dog sitter for my two dogs. She provided several photos and walked the dogs outside 3 or more times daily. Highly recommend. (more)"

3. Emily

Teacher, turned pet-sitter!

Valley Street, Portland, ME, 04102

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

1 repeat client

"Emily was a terrific sitter for my two dogs and home! It was a fairly last minute three day weekend, but Emily made time to come over beforehand to have a me... (more)"

4. Amanda

I'll run, jump, throw a frisbee!

Downtown, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amanda has been a super responsible dog sitter for us since we adopted our pup 9 months ago. Hazel is a bit of a temperamental rescue so it's great to have A... (more)"

5. Alexandra

Life-long dog owner

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alexa watched and cared for our 2 boxers over the span of three years when my wife and I would travel out of town. She would update us with photos and short ... (more)"

6. Astrea

The Loving Home for Dog Boarding

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I've seen Astrea both at her house and at the dog park. You can tell from the get go how much she loves dogs, especially when you see how well trained her ow... (more)"

7. Greta

I already love your dog.

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Greta was the best pet sitter we ever used. Our dog and cat were healthy and, more important, happy when we came home. She left the house better than we did!... (more)"

8. Hannah

Active and caring dog lover!

East Deering, Portland, ME, 04103

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

11 repeat clients

"Hannah is great! She arrived early so she could get to know our dog, Stella, a little before we needed to leave. Immediately took her for a walk. And then wh... (more)"

9. Lydia

Runner, cuddler, patient, & fun!

Parkside, Portland, ME, 04101

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

"Hey, stop right there! You've found Lydia, the kind, caring, and trustworthy dogwalker you've been looking for. As an avid environmentalist and all-aound... (more)"

10. Allyanne

High energy dog? DOG RUNNER !

Ocean Avenue, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ally was a pleasure to work with. She clearly loves dogs as well as all animals. She's energetic and professional. I'm comfortable putting complete trust in ... (more)"

11. Heather

Love to hike with a pup by my side!

East Bayside-India Street, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Heather is fantastic! She was awesome with my dogs and I seriously could be more grateful to have had her. She took care of absolutely everything and was an ... (more)"

12. Kate

Excellent references!

Parkside, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Maddie loves it when Kate takes care of her. I never have a second thought, because Maddie is in such confident and loving hands, and she is not the easiest ... (more)"

13. 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)"

14. Christian

All dogs are puppies.

Parkside, Portland, ME, 04101

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

"Christian would make a great dog sitter because he is extremely outgoing and friendly. For as long as I have known him he has loved and cared for all dogs, p... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
15. Elise

Run/walk/swim/play, anytime, anyday

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Elise is a natural dog lover! Her enthusiasm for all dogs shines with her interactions. She is caring, reliable and organized and knows all the cool places... (more)"

16. Andrew & Andrea

Energetic young couple!

North Deering, Portland, ME, 04103

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

1 repeat client

"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)"

17. Olivia

Part-time Dog Walker and Pet Sitter

Stroudwater, Portland, ME, 04102

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

"Olivia is the most caring and generous person I know. She has grown up with many many dogs in which she loved very much! She would be the perfect person to t... (more)"

18. Caleb

Care 4 All Creatures, Great & Small

Deering Center, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Caleb has been a great dog walker. He took excellent care of my dog Mitzi. He also has watched my car Taffy who was not the friendlies cat. I will use her m... (more)"

19. Nina

25-year-old Portland native!

Deering Center, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Our original dog watching plans fell through at the last minute so with just a few weeks left before out trip we turned to Rover.com. We found Nina and set u... (more)"

20. Emma

Portland Dog-Sitter / Dog Walker

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I'm a third year college student in Portland, Maine attending the University of Southern Maine. I have two part time jobs with flexible schedules a... (more)

Pet parents in Riverton, Portland, ME love dog sitters on Rover.com. 89 owners have reviewed sitters in Portland, giving them an average rating of 5.0/5. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating, and 92% of pet parents live within a short drive of a dog sitter on Rover. That means Rover is the perfect place to go when you're search for loving, safe care for your best friend. Wondering how much you can expect to pay for a day on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

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