House Sitting in University Park, Portland, OR

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

1. Michelle

Doggie day care extraordinaire!

University Park, Portland, OR, 97203

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

8 repeat clients

"Michelle was good with our dog, easy to communicate with, and kept us updated. (more)"

2. Katie

Friendly, low key, trustworthy

Downtown, Portland, OR, 97205

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Katie did an excellent job watching our dog Gracie while we were out of town for the weekend. She was very communicative and updated us regularly, even send... (more)"

3. Nicole

Intuitive & experienced dog lady!

Woodlawn, Portland, OR, 97217

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Nicole has a quiet confidence that I admire. Every household and animal has their own quirks. Our dog can be off putting at first but somehow I knew Nicole c... (more)"

4. Erica

Favorite pet? All the pets

University Park, Portland, OR, 97203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Erica was super sweet, and great with our pup. Provided updates with pics & videos, and was very patient as he warmed up to her. Looking forward to having he... (more)"

5. Amanda

Work From Home Buddy for Your Pups!

Boise, Portland, OR, 97227

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Amanda was great! She has that maturity and calmness that our dog responds to and calmed down quickly when he first met her. He remembered her when she came ... (more)"

6. Laura

Responsible pet lover

Woodlawn, Portland, OR, 97211

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Laura was fantastic! Mature, responsible and great communication from first meeting throughout our trip. We had her watch Ollie at our home and we returned... (more)"

7. Sarah

Happy and Energetic dog sitter

Northwest, Portland, OR, 97209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Sarah was so nice and great with our dogs. She was attentive and kept us up to date consistently. The dogs were happy when we got home and so we're we! (more)"

8. Joel

I believe in DOG

Northwest, Portland, OR, 97210

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Joel has cared for my dogs and home when I have been out of town. When I returned , my dogs -- an elderly pug and a high energy Cane Corso --were happy, app... (more)"

9. Clara

Life-time dog lover!

Pearl District, Portland, OR, 97209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: Hello! My name is Clara and like probably (and hopefully) everyone here, I love dogs. On top of growing up with lots of bigs dogs (mostly labs and ... (more)

10. David

Because You Love Your Dog

Cathedral Park, Portland, OR, 97203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

41 repeat clients

"Happy dogs make for a happy mom. David was once again amazing to work with, great communication and respectful of my home. The dogs got walked even during mo... (more)"

11. Jess

Pet portraitist loves to laugh

Kenton, Portland, OR, 97217

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

1 repeat client

"Jess is friendly and trustworthy. She clearly had great comfort with my occasionally anxious dog. I appreciated her regular communications. I am sure to rely... (more)"

12. Marcella

Reliable Pet Pal

Eliot, Portland, OR, 97212

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

7 repeat clients

"Marcella is awesome! We love when she is able to watch Zola while we are away. She always sends us a text when she arrives and provides updates throughout th... (more)"

13. Kira

I'll run with your dog!

University Park, Portland, OR, 97203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Kira is fantastic with all animals! She is very caring and responsible so your pup will be loved and cared for during their time. She has watched my dog many... (more)"

14. Mathilda

Responsible student loves your dog!

University Park, Portland, OR, 97203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Mathilda was great! She kept me up to date on how my cat was doing each day. It was so nice to come home to a pet that was content and well cared for while I... (more)"

15. Rylee

I'm a college student and dog lover

Portsmith, Portland, OR, 97203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

27 repeat clients

"Our dog loves Rylee because she is so sweet! She cares deeply about animals and truly understands people whose pets are their babies. She gave us daily text ... (more)"

16. Ashton

They Call It Puppy Love

Northwest, Portland, OR, 97210

House Sitting, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Ashton was wonderful! Washburne had a great time and was incredibly well cared for. We appreciated the updates and the pictures of our happy dog. We would re... (more)"

17. Emily

Loving care - Veterinary background

Overlook, Portland, OR, 97217

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emily is exactly the person you'd love to trust your companion with. She's warm and bright, punctual and beautifully organized. She is one of the most compas... (more)"

18. Sarah

Care & love your pets need!

Boise, Portland, OR, 97227

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Sarah was great! She watched my dogs and took great care of them! She is also very friendly and trustworthy, and I will be booking her again! (more)"

19. Shea

Responsible & Active Individual

Overlook, Portland, OR, 97217

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Shae did a great job caring for my two senior poodles. They got long walks and lots of cuddles and seemed content and happy on my return. She kept the hous... (more)"

20. Julie

DavidJ25 and me, team dog sitters!

Cathedral Park, Portland, OR, 97203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We left our two Goldendoodles with Julie for a week while we were out of the country. Our youngest, Posey, who is 7 1/2 months has never been left before so... (more)"

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Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for house-sitting. 5,664 owners have reviewed sitters in University Park, Portland, OR, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Since 92% of pet owners live within a short drive of a sitter on Rover, it's easy to find the perfect house sitter near you. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating. Wondering how much you can expect to pay on Rover.com? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a house sitter. Exchange messages from your sitter's profile, ask to schedule a free in-person Meet & Greet, and book and pay on Rover. You'll receive adorable photo updates, premium insurance, and world-class support.

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 University Park, Portland house sitting needs. On Rover, it's easy to find a loving dog sitter in University Park, Portland, OR 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 University Park 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 University Park, Portland, OR for your dog: people who'll treat him like family.

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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 University Park, 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.

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