Dog Boarding in University Park, Portland, OR

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

1. Polly

Bryant Street Hostel for Dogs

Woodlawn, Portland, OR, 97211

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

30 repeat clients

"We had a great first experience with Rover and Polly! Polly was very easy to communicate with during the entire process. I knew right away after our meet... (more)"

2. Sandy

Bed & Biscuits

King, PORTLAND, OR, 97211

Dog Boarding

33 repeat clients

"Sandy was AMAZING with my girls! They were immediately comfortable at her house which was such a relief while I was travelling. She also sent cute pictures ... (more)"

3. Kristen

Animal lover extraordinaire here

Woodlawn, Portland, OR, 97211

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

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)

4. Rebecca

Rebecca Z.'s Home

Woodlawn, Portland, OR, 97211

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

30 repeat clients

"Rebecca was great! She was quick to respond and my pup took to her right away. She was very helpful when I needed someone quick and last second, thank you Re... (more)"

5. Lisa

Dogs, cats, birds, I'm your Sitter!

University Park, Portland, OR, 97203

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

15 repeat clients

"We have never had to leave our dog with anyone other than family. Rover.com was recommended to us. After reviewing several profiles, Lisa stood out from the ... (more)"

6. Tyler

Doggy Do's and Doggy Don'ts.

Eliot, Portland, OR, 97227

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

"Tyler was amazing! He took Dixie on so many adventures! I think she had the best time of her life. He sent amazing pictures throughout her stay and he even h... (more)"

7. Brenda

Energetic, caring and affectionate

Arbor Lodge, Portland, OR, 97217

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

4 repeat clients

"Parker had a great time with Brenda and Rickey. They went on hikes and to the dog park. After a full week's stay where she was well cared after, Parker came ... (more)"

8. Sara

Enthusiastic and active pet lover

Eliot, Portland, OR, 97212

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

"Sara is an animal lover and animals love her. She happens to also be my daughter. When we moved to Portland and didn't have a fenced back yard she took our d... (more)"

9. Robert

Passionate and caring animal lover!

Northwest, Portland, OR, 97209

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

"My experience with Robert has been outstanding. I have a pup that requires a lot of attention. He is not the most social dog and Rob has been excellent in pr... (more)"

10. Kyler

Ky the doggy guy

Northwest, Portland, OR, 97201

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

3 repeat clients

"My bulldog stayed with Kyler for four days and was incredibly well taken care of. I received a photo or video each day (without even asking) and he was alway... (more)"

11. Maddy

Enthusiastic animal lover!

University Park, Portland , OR, 97203

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

2 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)"

12. Jaime

Some people have kids: I have dogs.

Haden Island, Portland, OR, 97217

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

1 repeat client

"Jaime is one of the most kind-hearted people I have ever known. She loves every animal as if it were her own. She has always been a dog person through and th... (more)"

13. Jennifer

Dog lover! Reliable and caring!

Kenton, Portland, OR, 97217

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jennifer (or as I call her Jenny) and I have been close friends for a number of years. Jenny is one of the best dog walkers/sitters I know. Whenever Jenny an... (more)"

14. Cora

Love to love and care for dogs :)

University Park, Portland , OR, 97203

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

1 repeat client

"Cora was amazing. She was so accommodating last minute as I scrambled to find a sitter. She was welcoming and communicative. I know my Ham had a great time! (more)"

15. Amy

Small Dog Shangri-La

Kenton, Portland, OR, 97217

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

3 repeat clients

"I was very glad to have entrusted Amy with my dog Gracie. She is a senior Italian Greyhound with plenty of her own quirks that need special attention. Amy wa... (more)"

16. Karl

Work from home all week with my dog

Arbor Lodge, Portland , OR, 97217

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

5 repeat clients

"Karl and Viki were great! They took excellent care of our spunky heeler shepherd mix Mabel and sent us awesome photos and videos during her stay. Mabel and ... (more)"

17. Mckenna

Come stay with us on NW 23rd!

Northwest, Portland, OR, 97210

Dog Boarding

"Mckenna was absolutely wonderful! Responded in just a couple of minutes and was very accommodating. Her dog Ora is also a well behaved sweet heart! Not only... (more)"

18. Don

Dog lover with intuitive skills

Saintjohns, Portland, OR, 97203

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

5 repeat clients

"As usual, Shakka's stay with Don was awesome. Shakka responds really well to Don, and seems very happy. Loves playing with Hunter. I always feel extremely co... (more)"

19. Rich

Empowering Canine Americans

St Johns, Portland, OR, 97203

Dog Boarding

"My dog Geoff had a great time with Rich! Daily walks and trips to the dog park were great. Rich did an awesome job of sending daily updates and pictures. Ric... (more)"

20. Amelia

Happy Dogs Stay Here

Cathedral Park, Portland , OR, 97203

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

19 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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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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