House Sitting in University Park, Portland, OR

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

1. Josie

A true animal lover and friend.

Cathedral Park, Portland, OR, 97203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Josie is a fun-loving, responsible and energetic person who would be a delightful dog sitter. She has had dogs in her home and life since she was three, whe... (more)"

2. Emily

Animals have been my life for years

Portland, OR, 97229

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emily is wonderful! I have two dogs, Hobson and Ryder, and a cat named Ellie. She stayed at my house for four days and took excellent care of all of them. ... (more)"

3. Rylee

I'm a college student and dog lover

Portsmith, Portland, OR, 97203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

"Rylee did a great job house/puppy sitting for a couple days while we were out of town. We felt extremely comfortable leaving the pups with her! Great communi... (more)"

4. David

Golden Ambassador

Cathedral Park, Portland, OR, 97203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

37 repeat clients

"David was an attentive and considerate pet/housesitter for Humfrey. I also have 2 cats and he offered to feed them as well while I was gone. Humfrey is a... (more)"

5. Jenna

Frequent walks and frequent updates

St Johns, Portland, OR, 97203

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, House Sitting

3 repeat clients

"Jenna was so good with our little guys! They were very happy when we got home. And she checked in everyday, giving me peace of mind throughout my vacation.... (more)"

6. Terrica

Animal Lover who's Old Dog Obsessed

King, Portland, OR, 97211

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

"Terrica is a friend of mine for 15 years and we have worked together on many projects. I have always been able to count on her to follow thru with whatever s... (more)"

7. Graham

A regular creative and animal lover

King, Portland, OR, 97211

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Graham stayed at our house and watched our dog, Bruce and two cats, twice in less than two weeks. Both stays were great. We came home to a clean house and ha... (more)"

8. Terry

I am a true dog friend!

Boise, Portland, OR, 97217

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

18 repeat clients

"Terry was amazing, always flexible and so easy to communicate with, I felt totally comfortable and safe leaving tootsie in her capable and caring hands! (more)"

9. 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

"Jaime took excellent care of our entire animal family. She kept me informed of how everyone was doing and sent pictures so I knew that everyone was doing wel... (more)"

10. Sophia

For the Love of Dogs

Northwest, Portland, OR, 97210

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

About: Having had 4 dogs in my lifetime and currently mommy to Milo and Toro, who are 1 year old mini Australian Shepherd/Maltipoo mixes, I am dedicated t... (more)

11. Kristen

Animal lover extraordinaire here

Woodlawn, Portland, OR, 97211

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

"Kristen took great care of my nervous dog. Drop offs and pickups were easy including a change to my dates and me being unsure when we'd be back in town. Cam... (more)"

12. Chevaun

Experienced, Responsible & Reliable

Woodlawn, Portland, OR, 97217

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Chevy was our pet sitter for our 13 year old Portuguese Water dog for almost 2 years! She was absolutely wonderful! She loves animals and is very conscientio... (more)"

13. Mathilda

Responsible student loves your dog!

University Park, Portland, OR, 97203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"I cannot say enough good things about Mathilda. She was so careful with our older dog, and really attentative to small changes in her behavior. She was respo... (more)"

14. Amanda

Veterinarian Pet Sitter

Woodlawn, Portland, OR, 97217

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Amanda stepped in fairly last minute after a partial cancellation from a previous sitter. She is knowledgable and conscientious and did a great job with our... (more)"

15. Madeleine

Nw Portland dog walker/sitter

Northwest, Portland, OR, 97210

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Maddie is amazingly patient with animals, in particular dogs! I've seen her take moments Rosie (her sheep dog) does something naughty and not only show patie... (more)"

16. 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 stayed in my home for the weekend and took great care of Kiko and Buddy while we were gone. I will definitely use her again! (more)"

17. Lindsey

For the love of dog!

Kenton, PORTLAND, OR, 97217

House Sitting

6 repeat clients

"I'm so grateful for Lindsey's services while I was out of town. I adopted a kitten just a couple of weeks before my trip and I was a nervous about leaving he... (more)"

18. Julie

DavidJ25 and me, team dog sitters!

Cathedral Park, Portland, OR, 97203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Julie is a natural! She didn't know when we met that she'd be meeting so many dogs--and she doubted her ability to connect with them the way I do. But ove... (more)"

19. Maddy

Enthusiastic animal lover!

University Park, Portland , OR, 97203

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

2 repeat clients

"Maddie was professional, responsive, and took great care of Josie while I was away! (more)"

20. Ali

Personable, flexible and caring

Cathedral Park, Portland, OR, 97203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ali was amazing! We had a last minute change of plans and she was really flexible. She sent me updates and pictures and bear absolutely loved her! I would de... (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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