House Sitting in Ross Island, Portland, OR

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

1. Alexandria

Mom and Kid team!

Downtown, Portland, OR, 97201

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Alexandria (and her cute son Alexander) was absolutely wonderful! This was our first experience with Rover and I can confidently say I will be using her agai... (more)"

2. Katie

Friendly, low key, trustworthy

Downtown, Portland, OR, 97205

House Sitting

3 repeat clients

"Katie was absolutely phenomenal with our pups. She provided great updates, cleaned, and sent quite a few photos! When we got home, the dogs were relaxed and ... (more)"

3. Nicole

I especially love older dogs!

Far Southwest, Portland, OR, 97219

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Nicole has been a real gift to me and my pups. She understands the quirks of both pups and caters to their individual needs. And, is flexible with my ever ch... (more)"

4. Janie

Pawfect Care

Hosford, Portland, OR, 97202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"My dog was super happy and relaxed when I got home, and my apartment was super clean. Jane was easy to communicate with, and took great care of my pup. (more)"

5. Casey

Everything from running to cuddling

Sellwood-Moreland, Portland, OR, 97202

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

3 repeat clients

"We needed a house sitter over the weekend of the solar eclipse. When Casey came for the meet and greet, Riley loved her immediately, which gave us peace of m... (more)"

6. Natalie

Doggone great care, I love dogs!

Hosford, Portland, OR, 97214

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Natalie was great with my pups! She kept me informed while I was gone and they seemed like happy boys when I got home. She definitely went above and beyond! ... (more)"

7. April

Looking to help love your fur baby

Hosford, Portland, OR, 97214

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"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)"

8. Ashley

I always carry a lint roller

Northwest, Portland, OR, 97209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Ashley did a great job with Sabina. She went above and beyond in terms of her care, and was very attentive to learning about her needs in order to take the b... (more)"

9. McKenna

Furry friend lover to the core.

Foster Powell, Portland, OR, 97206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"I needed a sitter at the last minute and Mckenna stepped up with only minimal notice. Our puppy is not the easiest to watch as he is high energy and a bit m... (more)"

10. Lexi

OHS Volunteer/Dog Lover & Cuddler

Far Southwest, Portland, OR, 97219

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 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)"

11. Jessie

Most flexible dog sitter you'll get

Brooklyn, OR, OR, 97206

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"She is naturally great with all animals. Her organization, prompt and eager attitude as well as her ability to communicate, make her a incredible dog sitter.... (more)"

Available this weekend
12. Bahar

Come and melt my heart.doggie lover

Southwest Hills, Portland, OR, 97201

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

"I am very grateful for the work that bahar have provided for are pups. She sent tons of pictures and updates of how things are going. Nothing better than see... (more)"

13. Diane

I will come when you call.

Downtown, Portland, OR, 97205

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Diane was the foster mum for six months of a Second Chance dog we adopted at a time when we were dealing with the pending loss of our beloved 13-year-old pug... (more)"

14. Erica

Student, full fenced yard

Hosford, Portland, OR, 97202

Dog Boarding, 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)

15. Jason

Dog walker extraordinaire

Richmond, Portland, OR, 97214

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I've been a dog owner most of my life and have also worked with exotic animals including big cats and birds. I studied animal behavior and positive... (more)

Available this weekend
16. Ben

Every hike is better with a dog!

Richmond, Portland, OR, 97202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ben is an absolute pleasure to work with. Our four legged friend, Dumpling, can be a bit fussy when it comes to strangers entering our house and walking her,... (more)"

17. Kyler

Ky the doggy guy

Northwest, Portland, OR, 97201

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

8 repeat clients

"Ky was great with our big dog Bodhi for four days. He came over a few weeks early to meet us and get the details. He was attentive and friendly throughout. K... (more)"

18. Shona

Pup Care Extraordinaire!

Sellwood-Moreland, Portland, OR, 97202

House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Shona was a great fit for our house and pet sitting needs. I'm very glad that I found her. She is detail oriented, conscientious and thorough. Our dogs we... (more)"

19. Catherine

Cat Lupo's Home Away From Home

Southwest Portland, Portland , OR, 97201

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

1 repeat client

"Cat took great care of my pup Killian. She responded promptly with any questions and kept me updated with killian's care. She sent pictures and made me that ... (more)"

20. Vanessa

Mornings, evenings, + weekends!

Hosford, Portland, OR, 97202

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Vanessa has taken incredible care of my now elderly dog Bella. Bella has special needs as she is blind and requires heart medication twice a day. She is also... (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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