House Sitting in Stroudwater, Portland, ME

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

1. Kirston

Kirston's Compassionate Pet Care

South Portland , ME, 04106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"PHENOMENAL! Best word to describe Kirston! Extremely professional, kind and caring. We felt safe and secure leaving our pup in Kirston's hands. She delivered... (more)"

2. 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 did a great job taking care of my two dogs. I am new to the area, and was a little nervous leaving my dogs in care of someone I didn't know, in my ho... (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. 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)

5. 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)"

6. Aaron

Genuine & caring animal lover

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Aaron is always beyond amazing with our dog, Kona. He is a natural with animals and Kona soaks up all the time he can get when Aaron is watching him. As lo... (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. Lorraine

Pet Nanny Extraordinaire, in-home care!

So. Portland, ME, 04106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Great experience with Lorraine!! We had a last-minute trip come up on a holiday weekend and needed to find someone local who could come take care of our 4-le... (more)"

13. 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)"

14. Emily

Friendly, professional care

Oakdale, Portland , ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emily is so great with my dogs Astro and Bowen, and they can definitely be a hand full. She's house sitter for me prior to her signing up through Rover and m... (more)"

15. 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)

16. Megan

Grad student. Future dog PT

Westbrook, ME, 04092

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

About: I grew up with dogs but now that I am in grad school I can't afford to have a dog of my own. I figured the next best thing would be walking and tak... (more)

17. 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)

18. Allison

Responsible, active, and friendly!

Parkside, Portland, ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Allison and Dylan took excellent care of our two dogs for a week. They sent updates and we felt confident that they were taking good care of our boys throug... (more)"

19. Emily

Energetic, Local, Dog Loving Sitter

Deering Center, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emily is one of the best doggy Moms I know! She is so kind, caring, and pays close attention when it comes to caring for animals. She also does great with ki... (more)"

Available this weekend
20. Alison

Cat-person convert. I love dogs!

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"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)"

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Pet parents in Stroudwater, 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.

Rover offers the perfect alternative to dog kennels. The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your dog and your home, turn to Rover for your Stroudwater, Portland house sitting needs. On Rover, it's easy to find a loving dog sitter in Stroudwater, Portland, ME who'll give your dog one-on-one attention while you're away, and your dog can enjoy a sweet staycation, right at home. Search from hundreds of trusted Stroudwater house sitters near you, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your dog. We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. Then, when you're ready, book and pay for your dog's stay all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You get free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and cute photo updates throughout the stay. It's the easiest way to find trustworthy house sitters in Stroudwater, Portland, ME for your dog: people who'll treat him like family.

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