House Sitting in Ross Island, Portland, OR

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

1. Kim

Passion for pups

Richmond, Portland, OR, 97202

House Sitting, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"We were so glad to find Kim to watch our dog, Lucy, while we were out of town. She was extremely thorough in covering all the necessary pre-sitting informati... (more)"

2. Melanie

Experienced pup player

Boise, Portland, OR, 97227

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I employed Melanie at a large dog daycare and boarding facility in Portland. She has years of diverse dog care experience, both in daycare/ boarding and groo... (more)"

3. Val

Nature loving, active, cuddly woman

Mount Tabor, Portland, OR, 97215

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Val is genuinely the most kind, caring and loving person I know. She is truly wonderful taking care of animals. I would highly recommend her as a pet sitter.... (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
4. Owen

Political Beliefs: Pro-dog

Far Southwest, Portland, OR, 97219

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I grew up in a rural environment, where taking care of critters was a part of everyday life. Dogs, cats, chickens, cows, sheep, younger siblings, y... (more)

5. Kelsey

Trustworthy. Helpful. Reliable.

Brooklyn, Portland, OR, 97202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Kelsey was amazing with Rez, he couldn't have had a better time. From the minute he met her he fell in love. She made sure he got some exercise in as well as... (more)"

6. McKenna

Furry friend lover to the core.

Foster Powell, Portland, OR, 97206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"We had a 2-week vacation and our dog sitting plans fell through at the last minute. Luckily we found McKenna who was quick to respond and meet with us. The... (more)"

7. Kara

I'm kind of a dog whisperer

Eliot, Portland, OR, 97212

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

5 repeat clients

"Kara was tender and sweet with our senior pups. They can get depressed when we are away, but I could feel through her picture updates and posts that she was ... (more)"

8. Melanie

Southeast Portland Dog Waltzer

Hosford, Portland, OR, 97202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Melanie was a great house sitter. She took care of my two Boston Terriers and I felt comfortable knowing she was giving them the attention they needed. She a... (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
9. Mary

Vet Assistant, skilled caretaking

Mount Tabor, Portland, OR, 97215

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Mary is an AMAZING pet sitter! She watched my furry children in my home during a Christmas trip I took. She provided me with constant updates and pictures wh... (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
10. Brittany

I Will Give Your Dog a Silly Name!

Brooklyn, Portland, OR, 97242

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

19 repeat clients

"I haven't been separated from my dog Buster for three years. Leaving him somewhere other then home is hard on him. I've only left my dog a couple times and ... (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
11. Lindsay

City Girl Excited to Love Your Pup!

Richmond, portland, OR, 97214

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

13 repeat clients

"I can't recommend Lindsay enough - she was extremely professional, personable and took excellent care of our little guy. She was very thorough during our ini... (more)"

12. Lauren

College student home 4 holidays!

Mount Tabor, Portland, OR, 97215

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lauren stayed with my dog Gunner for 6 nights and everything went great! He seemed happy and healthy when I returned home. Lauren provided updates every few ... (more)"

13. Noor

Who let the dogs out? Not me.

Woodstock, Portland, OR, 97206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Noor is super great. She's thoughtful, responsible, smart, sweet - a very put together young woman. We felt totally safe leaving our girl in her hands. Our p... (more)"

14. Haley

Down with dogs :)

Buckman, Portland , OR, 97214

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Haley is the BEST. She has sit (sat)? for us twice now and we couldn't be more pleased- she is responsible, timely, and clearly loves our doggy as well as he... (more)"

15. Zebula

I love dogs and dogs love me!

Hosford, Portland, OR, 97202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I can't believe how much my four-year-old Great Dane Suzie loves Zebula. We had a bunch of different dog-sitters who other friends recommended and they were ... (more)"

16. McKayla

Vet student available to pet sit!

Corbett-Terwilliger-Lair Hill, portland, OR, 97239

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"McKayla was awesome. We have three dogs.. 2 of which are easy.. one who is a bit of a pain (German Shepherd working dog with lots of energy). McKayla did a g... (more)"

17. Kimberly

Your pooch is my priority

Sellwood-Moreland, Portland, OR, 97202

House Sitting, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Kimberly came to our home to meet our 8 year and 4 year old boxer prior to accepting. This was a 3 night stay at our home. We took them for a walk together... (more)"

18. Kayla

Can't wait to meet your pooch!

Brooklyn, Portland, OR, 97202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kayla has watched my dog Arthur many times over the years. Both Arthur and I love Kayla! She is kind, thoughtful and knowledgeable about dogs. She has always... (more)"

19. Shona

Pup Care Extraordinaire!

Sellwood-Moreland, Portland, OR, 97202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Shona really helped out at the last minute. She was great with Harley! Top recommendation. (more)"

20. Brie

Energetic/compassionate pet lover

Creston-Kenilworth, Portland, OR, 97202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brie is a compassionate & ENERGETIC person. She cares greatly for animals; she was a primary caretaker for her roommate's pup. She's been trusted to dog sit... (more)"

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When it comes to pet care and house sitting, pet owners in Ross Island, Portland, OR trust their pets with sitters on Rover.com. Over 5,664 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in Portland, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. House sitting doesn't have to be expensive. In fact, it's probably a lot more affordable than you think. You'll quickly find that there's a house sitter on Rover for just about every price range and lifestyle. Wondering how much you might expect to pay for a house sitter and pet care on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you begin a conversation with a sitter who seems like a great match.

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 Ross Island 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 Ross Island, Portland, OR 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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