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, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"I have a deaf pup and taking care of her can be a challenge. Kim willingly stepped up to the challenge and took time to understand how to communicate with he... (more)"

2. Amanda

Work From Home Buddy for Your Pups!

Boise, Portland, OR, 97227

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Amanda was great! She has that maturity and calmness that our dog responds to and calmed down quickly when he first met her. He remembered her when she came ... (more)"

3. Ethan

Student seeking furry friends

Roseway, Portland, OR, 97212

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Ethan was awesome! He stayed at my house with my two dogs from July 2 to July 5. He sent me updates all the time hung out with them all night on the fourth ... (more)"

4. Katie

Friendly, low key, trustworthy

Downtown, Portland, OR, 97205

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Cooper just loved Katie!! She made him feel very comfortable for his first time with a sitter! She even taught Cooper how to write! He left us a great note a... (more)"

5. Sarah

Happy and Energetic dog sitter

Northwest, Portland, OR, 97209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Sarah has been so great sitting our pup Nala. She has spent two weekends with in our home and we could not be happier. She gives her lots of love and takes h... (more)"

6. Sasha

Friendly, full of love & punctual.

Northwest, Portland, OR, 97209

House Sitting

2 repeat clients

"Sasha was amazing! She communicated so well prior to our trip, came over to meet our dogs, before our trip and kept us updated with photos of our dogs, whil... (more)"

7. McKenna

Furry friend lover to the core.

Foster Powell, Portland, OR, 97206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"McKenna was amazing with Rez, he's a little puppy so has a lot of energy, when I got home he was happily tired out :) Her experience with dogs is fantastic a... (more)"

8. Melanie

Senior/Aggressive/Shy/Anxious Pets?

Woodstock, Portland, OR, 97206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

33 repeat clients

"Melanie is our pet sitting hero. This is the second visit to take care of our three hounds and she was so loving and took care of so many various details and... (more)"

9. Mary

Vet Assistant, skilled caretaking

Mount Tabor, Portland, OR, 97215

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Mary is amazing! She has sat for us twice now, and both times have been great. Before the first time she came over to our house to meet us and the dogs. She ... (more)"

10. Natalie

Large fenced in yard

Richmond, Portland, OR, 97202

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

"Natalie is a wonderful! Very kind and caring as a dog sitter! She is responsive with instruction and makes sure that not only the animals she is caring for a... (more)"

Available this weekend
11. Darcy

Let's have some fun!!

Richmond, Portland, OR, 97202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Darcy has been a dog walker for as long as I have known her. She was great about walking my Arlo at a moments notice!!! He loved her and we miss her here i... (more)"

12. Jenny

I've become the Crazy Dog lady!

Sellwood-Moreland, Portland, OR, 97202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I've known jenny for several years and Jenny has worked for me off and on taking care of my pets and my clients pets. I am a groomer and pet sitter for over ... (more)"

13. Heather

As if they were my own!

Richmond, Portland, OR, 97215

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Heather took care of my girls Chloe and Ellie while I was away last month and provided excellent, professional care. She kept in frequent contact during my t... (more)"

14. April

Looking to help love your fur baby

Hosford, Portland, OR, 97214

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"April was great. She came over the evening before we left to meet us and ferris and go over the ins and outs of ferris' schedule. While we were gone I had no... (more)"

15. Stephen

#1 Dog Pal

Woodstock, Portland, OR, 97206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Sawyer had another great stay with Stephen at our apartment! We came home to a very happy and tired dog, and super clean apartment. Stephen sent lots of phot... (more)"

16. Alex

College student & animal amigo

Kerns, Portland, OR, 97232

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Book him! Trustworthy. Punctual. Caring. Clean. Polite. I was apprehensive about leaving our 11 year old dog with a stranger, in our home, but I didn't reg... (more)"

17. Lexi

OHS Volunteer/Dog Lover & Cuddler

Far Southwest, Portland, OR, 97219

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Lexi is the best! She's so sweet and thoughtful, I had total peace of mind leaving my dog in her care for the weekend -- which is saying a lot, because I'm a... (more)"

18. Maya

Dog-Loving College Student

Bridlemile, Portland, OR, 97239

House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Maya has had dogs her whole life and as such knows how to take care of them like the back of her hand. She is nothing but loving and kind to them, but also k... (more)"

19. Amber

I provide trustworthy, loving care

Richmond, Portland, OR, 97202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Amber was great with our two labradors over a 11 day stay in our home! Our 2 year-old dog had a medical emergency and Amber was reliable, calm and professio... (more)"

20. Erica

Work part-time, full fenced yard

Hosford, Portland, OR, 97202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I, like so many others in Portland, am from California, specifically Petaluma. I'm a Reed college Junior, working part time at a non-profit over th... (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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