House Sitting in University Park, Portland, OR

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

1. Katie

Friendly, low key, trustworthy

Downtown, Portland, OR, 97205

House Sitting

3 repeat clients

"Katie was absolutely phenomenal with our pups. She provided great updates, cleaned, and sent quite a few photos! When we got home, the dogs were relaxed and ... (more)"

2. Dani

I'll keep your pups active!

University Park, Portland, OR, 97203

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

5 repeat clients

"I needed a dog sitter last minute and Dani was there to help! She was very responsive, attentive, and had a flexible schedule. Everything was in order when I... (more)"

3. Nicole

Intuitive & experienced dog lady!

Woodlawn, Portland, OR, 97217

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Nicole was an excellent choice to dog sit our two dogs (Australian Shepard mix & Shiba Inu). We were so happy with how accommodating she was with our dogs' w... (more)"

4. Laura

Responsible pet lover

King, Portland, OR, 97212

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"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)"

5. Ashley

I always carry a lint roller

Northwest, Portland, OR, 97209

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Ashley was wonderful! We needed someone to stay at our place and watch our pup (1yr old yellow lab) and my sisters dog (3yr old Pomeranian) over the weekend ... (more)"

6. Michelle

Doggie day care extraordinaire!

University Park, Portland, OR, 97203

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

9 repeat clients

About: My past experience with dogs is vast. I've worked at pet stores, whether they be a chain or local, I have a dog of my own who is 6 now, and I have ... (more)

7. Terrica

The Snuggle Squad

King, Portland, OR, 97211

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

6 repeat clients

"Terrica is great! She took excellent care of our three pets (two dogs and a cat) during our two week trip abroad. She gave us regular updates and sent pictur... (more)"

8. Carrie

Trustworthy and Loving

Eliot, Portland, OR, 97227

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

19 repeat clients

"Carrie is AWESOME. We have two very large, very rambunctious dogs and she managed them like a champ for a full week. They were super well-cared for, and wh... (more)"

9. Amanda

Work From Home Buddy for Your Pups!

Boise, Portland, OR, 97227

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"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)"

10. David

Because You Love Your Dog

Cathedral Park, Portland, OR, 97203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

43 repeat clients

"As always, David goes above and beyond when he comes to our home to pet-sit Molly (aka Buster!) Since Buster is like one of the family it's so reassuring to... (more)"

11. Vee

Love spending time with dogs!

Cathedral Park, portland, OR, 97203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I trust Vee to take care of my German shepherd in all situations. Large dogs can be a handful, but he listens to her. He loves being with Vee, and he can t... (more)"

12. Victoria

Doggo play time at Peninsula Park!

King, Portland, OR, 97211

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"My puppy Brock has so much fun every time he gets to hang out with Victoria. She is such a communicative, responsible and loving dog-friend, and his little f... (more)"

Available this weekend
13. Kayla

always happy to give some pup love!

Northwest, Portland, OR, 97210

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: One thing about me is that as a nursing student, I will love being with your pup(s) as puppy love stress relief just as much as they love walks, fe... (more)

14. Jess

Introverted artist

Kenton, Portland, OR, 97217

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Jess was great! Flexible, great communicator, and very loving to my dog. My house was even extra clean when I came home. I trust her and she sent me some awe... (more)"

15. Susan

Responsible, Loving Dogwalker

Cathedral Park, Portland, OR, 97203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I was dog mama for over a decade to two pitbulls, both are over the Rainbow Bridge so I have plenty of time, energy and love to share with your pup... (more)

16. Lauren

I'd love to hike with your dog!

Arbor Lodge, Portland, OR, 97217

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lauren was such a great find for our little fur baby! She went way above and beyond to make sure he was well cared for, and sent us pictures of their fun adv... (more)"

17. Vincent

I'll play all day with your dog.

Overlook, Portland, OR, 97217

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

"I couldn't ask for a better sitter. My dog got along so well with Vincent's pup. he brought her to work, the juice bar and gave her ample play time. I got g... (more)"

Available this weekend
18. Heather

Trained Vet Nurse/Animal Sci Grad

Cathedral Park, Portland, OR, 97203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Heather has cared for my dogs, cats and horse. She is very caring, knowledgeable and reliable. (and can give meds) She knows the individual personalities ... (more)"

19. Kira

I'll run with your dog!

University Park, Portland, OR, 97203

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

5 repeat clients

"Kira was far more than I could have hoped for. Our rescue had some trouble adjusting and was scared and nervous. I was across the country and couldn't get ba... (more)"

20. 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)"

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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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