House Sitting in Riverton, Portland, ME

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

1. Heather

I put animals first!

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

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

8 repeat clients

"Heather was great! She took excellent care of my dogs and my house while I was gone. My little chi/terrier mix even felt comfortable with her, and she's ve... (more)"

2. Kirston

Kirston's Compassionate Pet Care

South Portland , ME, 04106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Kirston so nice and accommodating for our travel schedule. She left the house immaculate and did a great job following the instructions we left for her. I re... (more)"

3. Nina

24-year-old Portland native!

Deering Center, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

4. Melina

Active Animal Lover Extraordinaire

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Melina was reliable, caring, loving, and made me feel Tucker would be well taken care of. This was my first time letting Tucker go with a stranger, after doi... (more)"

5. Alyssa

Upbeat and Patient Dog Lover!

West Bayside, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hello! I've always loved working with animals. I've had three jobs at doggy daycare and overnight stay facilities. A fair amount of these could... (more)

6. Aaron

Genuine & caring animal lover

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Aaron was a great sitter. He came over ahead of time to meet Beans and kept in touch with us while we were out of town. I felt very comfortable having him st... (more)"

7. Precious

Vet assitant stud., raised w/ dogs!

Westbrook, ME, 04092

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"This woman loves animals more than any person I know. She currently has three dogs, but has had over 10 her whole life I believe, one even had puppies of her... (more)"

8. Nora

I am as active as your dog!

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"If you need someone to care for your dog, look no further than Nora! There is a difference between someone watching your dog and someone caring for your dog.... (more)"

9. Macy

Spitfire and enthusiastic

West End, Portland , ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have been caring for all types of dogs for a long time now and have been deemed the "dog sitting queen" among my community. People respect my att... (more)

10. Tina

Looking for my next fuzzy BFF

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have owned dogs on and off for my entire life, with experience around many breeds; from min pins to rottweilers! I especially enjoy puppies and a... (more)

11. Kate

VetTech in training, HUGE dog lover

West End, PORTLAND, ME, 04102

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

About: I've worked at a Doggie Daycare and as a Dog Groomer. I'm about to start Vet Tech school and will have a lot of flexibility with my schedule. I hav... (more)

12. Shannon

Caring, active and dependable!

Downtown, Portland , ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Shannon is obsessed with dogs and they are obsessed with her. Parents will love her as much as their pets do. Our dog know what I am saying when I say "Shann... (more)"

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13. Olivia

House-Sitter and Pet-Care Provider

Westbrook, ME, 04092

House Sitting, Dog Walking

About: I live in Portland, ME and currently do not have any pets. I grew up with horses, cats, fish, and a dog. I have provided housesitting and drop-in s... (more)

14. Katie

Loving, adventure time!

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: First and foremost, I absolutely adore dogs. Spread through my family, we have a saint bernard, Boston Terrier, Yorkie, and two labs. I’ve been rai... (more)

15. Taylor

I love dogs like its my job

Westbrook, ME, 04092

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

About: I have been around animals, but dogs specifically, for my whole life. I grew up with 2 hunting dogs and I have helped many families a long the way ... (more)

16. Ivan

Dog's are family; not best friends

Westbrook, ME, 04092

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: If your dog has four legs; I'll treat him as it was my own. If he has three or less; I'll probably ask you if I can adopt him. I have been dog sitt... (more)

17. Alison

Cat-person convert. I love dogs!

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Alison is great! Will definitely contact her again when I need dog care. Pumpkin was instantly comfortable and I had no problem leaving them together in my h... (more)"

18. Meghan

I am a caring animal lover.

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Meghan is wonderful with all animals. She is kind and thoughtful. Animals just gravitate to her and she helps them feel at ease and happy. I would trust Meg... (more)"

19. Zach

High energy, pet botique employee!

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Afraid your four-legged family member isn't getting enough playtime or exercise while you're at work? Planning a trip and need to trust that your p... (more)

20. Scotty

College grad animal lover

North Deering, Portland , ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I recently just graduated from University of Maine, Orono with an environmental and ecology science major and a dance minor. I am a huge animal lov... (more)

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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.

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 Riverton house sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted dog sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a house sitter in Riverton, 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, sitter testimonials, 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 pet sitters and dog walkers.

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