Dog Boarding in University Park, Portland, OR

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

Available this weekend
1. Rich

Dog Boarding in the Pearl!

Pearl District, Portland, OR, 97209

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

15 repeat clients

"Meet & greet prior to booking great. Rich is responsive, knowledgable and enthusiastic. Drop-off and pick up easy. We enjoyed his daily texts and photos. Our... (more)"

2. Sandy

Bed & Biscuits Pet Hotel, LLC

King, PORTLAND, OR, 97211

Dog Boarding

53 repeat clients

"Sandy was awesome! Our pup has some hip issues that require medication and lots of TLC and Sandy was up for the job. We received a lot of updates and he wa... (more)"

3. Polly

Bryant Street Hostel for Dogs

Woodlawn, Portland, OR, 97211

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

37 repeat clients

"Great feedback and advice about my anxious dog. We got daily photos on our 3 day trip out of town. I have no doubt that Polly is the best dog care giver in P... (more)"

4. Katelynn

Home full time- Never tired of play

Downtown, Portland, OR, 97201

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

1 repeat client

"Katelynn was amazing and sent photos or videos of my pup everyday and was quick to respond to my messages. My dog seemed super happy and comfortable in her h... (more)"

5. Sandra

SandyPDX: I love small-breed dogs!

King, Portland, OR, 97212

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

223 repeat clients

"Our little girl enjoyed her stay with Sandy and her family. Mom and dad received several pictures and updates which helped ease their separation anxiety! T... (more)"

6. Amy

Happy Pup Holiday!!

King, Portland, OR, 97212

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

62 repeat clients

"Amy and her family were completely awesome. They were very flexible with our changing plans (road trip made pick up times and drop off times difficult to de... (more)"

7. Savannah

Always up to play fetch!

King, Portland, OR, 97212

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

13 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)"

8. Mimi

Pet Parent, Animal Lover ❤❤

Northwest, Portland, OR, 97210

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

"Mimi regularly watches my dog when I'm away. She loves animals and I am so glad to have found her. She always gives him plenty of exercise, follows my writte... (more)"

9. Alex

Overlook Dogs Sitting

North Portland, Portland, OR, 97217

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"My dogs had a great time visiting Alex and his son! Alex was super flexible and responsive, and made it very easy to make a last-minute booking. I was really... (more)"

10. Brenda

Energetic, caring and affectionate

Arbor Lodge, Portland, OR, 97217

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

15 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)"

11. Chelsea

Dog Sitting with Otis

North Portland, Portland, OR, 97217

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

"Chelsea was wonderful about booking, our meet and greet was great, and she sent me photo updates all weekend so I knew how my pup was doing. Will definitely ... (more)"

12. Holly

Delightful Doggie Digs in Portland

Northeast Portland, Portland, OR, 97211

Dog Boarding

43 repeat clients

"Holly and her "crew" did an excellent job of a last minute reservation to take care of Oscar. Details were covered, and my dog is home happy and well cared ... (more)"

Available this weekend
13. Kelly

Paws for a Break

Pearl District, Portland, OR, 97209

Dog Boarding

8 repeat clients

"Kelly saved us!!! This was first time using Rover and if it hadn't have been for Kelly I have no idea what I would have done. She saved the day taking care ... (more)"

14. Kelly

Free during the day for nice walks

King, Portland, OR, 97211

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

"Kelly is genuine, caring, compassionate and animals can sense these qualities in her soul. My dog adores her with over the moon happiness whenever they spend... (more)"

15. 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)"

16. Natalie

I appreciate canine energy and love

Arbor Lodge, Portland, OR, 97217

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

2 repeat clients

About: Dogs are a big part of my life, I love being around them and their joyous energy. You can be assured that I will keep your beloved canine companion... (more)

17. Mike

Responsible and active dog buddy!

Arbor Lodge, Portland, OR, 97217

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

2 repeat clients

"Mike is great! He kept in touch, shared photos & videos and was super accommodating. Plus, he's a nice guy, so I really couldn't have asked for a better expe... (more)"

18. Carrie

Home full-time with love to give!

Overlook, Portland, OR, 97217

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Nemesis is so happy after she spent 2 today's with your family thank you appreciate it (more)"

19. Don

Dog lover with intuitive skills

Saintjohns, Portland, OR, 97203

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

8 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. Amelia

Happy Dogs Stay Here

Cathedral Park, Portland, OR, 97203

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

22 repeat clients

"Amelia was a great dog sitter! My dog Kino had fun, and she kept us informed with cute pictures and regular updates. I'll definitely be using her again! (more)"

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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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