Dog Boarding in University Park, Portland, OR

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight at your sitter's home.

1. Madeline

Energetic & attentive dog lover

Northwest, Portland, OR, 97210

Dog Boarding

"Madeline was lovely! My dogs are handful--one bites!--but she listened to their body language and respected their quirks. I loved seeing photos of their fun ... (more)"

2. Sandra

SandyPDX: Love Small Pups, any age!

King, Portland, OR, 97212

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

96 repeat clients

"Booking Chili's stay with Sandra was so easy and she seemed so relaxed in photos and upon return! So glad to have found Sandra thru Rover. And thankful she ... (more)"

3. Savannah

Always up to play fetch!

King, Portland, OR, 97212

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

5 repeat clients

"This was my first time using a Rover service, and of course I was a little nervous. However, once I met Savannah and Kyle, I felt more at ease, because it wa... (more)"

4. Sandy

Bed & Biscuits

King, PORTLAND, OR, 97211

Dog Boarding

40 repeat clients

"Our dog Henry spent most of the weekend with Sandy and Yoda and some other doggie house guests and knowing Henry, he was in heaven with so many playmates. ... (more)"

5. Maddy

Enthusiastic animal lover!

University Park, Portland , OR, 97203

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

3 repeat clients

"Maddy was an amazing sitter for Pablo! She's great with dogs and made our little guy feel right at home. He received tons of attention and got to play at the... (more)"

6. Kristen

Animal lover extraordinaire here

Woodlawn, Portland, OR, 97211

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

11 repeat clients

About: Been in the pet sitting Industry for a long time. I just love the fun and excitement animals bring to my life. I want your pets to feel like there ... (more)

7. Tyler

Doggy Do's and Doggy Don'ts.

Eliot, Portland, OR, 97227

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

1 repeat client

"Tyler was an excellent dog sitter for our 10 year old labradoodle. Tyler was easy to communicate with and showed up on time. He took excellent care of our do... (more)"

8. Kellie

Loving, energetic dog-spoiler!

Old Town-Chinatown, Portland, OR, 97209

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

17 repeat clients

"Kellie was great! My pup came home so happy and Kellie sent cute pics and updates throughout his stay, so I know he was in good hands while I was away. I wo... (more)"

9. Ronnie

Oodles of experience and true love

Northwest, portland, OR, 97205

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

3 repeat clients

"Ronnie and Clyde were amazing. It was my first time boarding Ripley for multiple days. I am happy to say I have no complaints about Ronnie and Clyde. We'v... (more)"

10. Michelle

Dog is my copilot!

Northwest, Portland , OR, 97210

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

2 repeat clients

"Michelle has taken care of my dog (Patches) for many years with such affection. She is extremely compassionate about animals and has provided a loving enviro... (more)"

11. Devon

Happy Sitter for your Happy Dog!

King, Portland, OR, 97212

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

7 repeat clients

"Great communication, really flexible, and fabulous with the dog! (more)"

12. Angel

Portland Dog Lovers! Home F-T!!

King, Portland, OR, 97211

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

38 repeat clients

"Angel and Monica watched my dog Max for 5 days. I got MANY updates and photos and he even got to go on a trip to the beach - I think I was slightly jealous o... (more)"

13. Noelle

Lots of love, pets and treats

St Johns, Portland, OR, 97203

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

"Noelle has taken care of my two dogs numerous times over the years. She loves all dogs like they are her own. I never worry about my boys when they are with ... (more)"

14. Brenda

Energetic, caring and affectionate

Arbor Lodge, Portland, OR, 97217

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

8 repeat clients

"Brenda was great with our dog! He's a big fella, and needs lots of exercise, and Brenda was great about getting him to the dog park, Forest Park and on all s... (more)"

15. Becca

Your 4legged friend is my friend

Boise, Portland, OR, 97227

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Becca was awesome! She took great care of our dog, was also very responsive before and during the stay, and was easy to arrange pick up and drop off with. Sh... (more)"

16. Lydia

Laze-Dog Committee Headquarters

Woodlawn, Portland, OR, 97211

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Lydia was so accommodating with my last minute schedule which was very much appreciated. As soon as my dog walked into her home he caught up with her sweet d... (more)"

17. Rachel

Avid runner-love a happy, tired dog

Cathedral Park, Portland, OR, 97203

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

"We recently had out sitter cancel last minute, and found Rachel through Rover- and we couldn't have been happier to have her take care of our dog! She was ve... (more)"

18. Andrea

Outdoor Adventure Time!

Portsmith, Portland, OR, 97203

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

"Andrea is absolutely wonderful! Our family was heading to the beach and found out last minute that we couldn't bring our family dog. This was our first time ... (more)"

19. Don

Dog lover with intuitive skills

Saintjohns, Portland, OR, 97203

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

7 repeat clients

"Don did an amazing job taking care of Frank. I could tell by the many pictures I received throughout Frank's stay, that Frank was very happy, kept active wit... (more)"

20. Natalie

I appreciate canine energy and love

Arbor Lodge, Portland, OR, 97217

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

About: "I sent Natalie a message and she responded very quickly. Set up was very easy. Her house is very inviting, very clean, a nice fully fenced in... (more)

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Portland Bark Score

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Score: 81.07

Vet Availability: 74 (US Avg 40)

Pet Services: 85 (US Avg 58)

Parks and Fun: 88 (US Avg 57)

Quality of Life: 77 (US Avg 58)

Dog owners love Portland dog sitters on Rover. 5,868 owners have reviewed walkers in the Portland, OR metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5.

In the dog community, Portland, OR is quickly making a name for itself as one of the most dog-friendly cities in the world. With expansive vistas, beautiful mountains, and friendly Pacific Northwesterners, Portland is on route to becoming the place to be for dog lovers.

Between in-city parks, plenty of outdoor activities, and an array of dog-friendly bars (serving up some of the best craft beer, of course), Portland is a great location for dogs and dog lovers alike. For starters, the city entertains frequent festivals and events for your dog, making sure to accommodate furry friends with dog-friendly transportation and attractions across town.

Through a city of dog lovers, Rover.com has created a network of Portland dog boarding hosts, dog sitters, and dog walkers that are happy to take care of your pets while you are away. The process is simple: just scroll through our list sitters until you find the right fit, and start the conversation. We'll take it from there. Because we believe your dog always deserves a loving home, no matter where life takes you.

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Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in Portland donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Portland.

We're proud to support over 200 organizations across the country, including Hugs for Homeless Animals, right here in Portland.

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