House Sitting in University Park, Portland, OR

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

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1. Zebula

I love dogs and dogs love me!

Cathedral Park, Portland, OR, 97211

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Zebula was great to work with! He was very accommodating to our schedule and was available on short notice. Our Great Dane (who can be especially anxious whe... (more)"

2. David

Golden Ambassador

Cathedral Park, Portland, OR, 97203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

37 repeat clients

"This is the 5th time David has taken care of Humfrey. I always try to get David because he genuinely cares about Humfrey, is consistent, and Humfrey always s... (more)"

3. Kara

I'm kind of a dog whisperer

Eliot, Portland, OR, 97212

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

5 repeat clients

"I can't say enough good things about Kara. My dog, Gino, has a lot of medical and behavioral needs and there are few people that I would trust to have the p... (more)"

4. Amelia

Happy Dogs Stay Here

Cathedral Park, Portland , OR, 97203

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

20 repeat clients

"We came home from our trip to a very happy dog and cat--well-fed, walked, and with a sparkling clean litter box. Amelia was incredibly responsible and took g... (more)"

5. Mathilda

Responsible student loves your dog!

University Park, Portland, OR, 97203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 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)"

6. Rylee

I'm a college student and dog lover

Portsmith, Portland, OR, 97203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

19 repeat clients

"Rylee was so wonderful with my pup! She is incredibly responsive and sends great updates during her pet sitting. Frankie is a bit shy but warmed up to Rylee ... (more)"

7. Kristi

NoPo superhero doglover&specialist

Overlook, Portland, OR, 97217

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

1 repeat client

"We recently adopted a couple kittens and needed to find a new pet sitter. After meeting Kristi I knew she would be a great fit, she's a avid animal lover wit... (more)"

8. Kristen

Animal lover extraordinaire here

Woodlawn, Portland, OR, 97211

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

7 repeat clients

"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)"

9. Amanda

Waving to all the dogs I see

Overlook, Portland, OR, 97217

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Amanda is terrific! She took wonderful care of our dog and three cats while we were away. They were very contented when we returned. Amanda was on-top of al... (more)"

10. Melissa

I'm a dog lover! All shapes & sizes

King, Portland, OR, 97211

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Melissa did a great job watching Remy. She was super responsive, and I had a happy dog and clean apartment when I returned. I would definitely recommend Meli... (more)"

11. ALex

Dogs, Cats & all sorts of Critters!

University Park, Portland, OR, 97203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Finding a pet sitter made me nervous, but I vowed to never board my Dachshunds again , as it was a frightening experience for them.The first moment I met Ale... (more)"

12. 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 watched our two dogs, one who is a puppy, 1!: we couldn't have been happier. They both were well taken care of and happy when we returned. She was very... (more)"

13. Rachael

Dog and Cat Extraordinaire

Boise, Portland, OR, 97227

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachael was the perfect pet sitter for our cat Squeak and house sitter us! We never worried once and she kept us posted about Squeak, even sent us pictures.... (more)"

14. Amanda

Work From Home Buddy for Your Pups!

Boise, Portland, OR, 97227

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"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)"

15. Amanda

Veterinarian Pet Sitter

Woodlawn, Portland, OR, 97217

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"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)"

16. Abby

Animal lover and Master's Student

Cathedral Park, Portland, OR, 97203

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Abby has watched our dog, Poppy, and stayed at our home multiple times. Poppy is always well taken care of and the house is spotless when we come home. We me... (more)"

17. Chevaun

Experienced, Responsible & Reliable

Woodlawn, Portland, OR, 97217

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I have known Chevaun since 2004 when she started helping me out in my small hobby pug dog show kennel. She also house and pet sat for me and was responsible... (more)"

18. Lindsey

For the love of dog!

Kenton, PORTLAND, OR, 97217

House Sitting

6 repeat clients

"We can rely on Lindsey to keep us up to date on our pups while we are away with photos and text messages. We love using her and we know our pups are in good... (more)"

19. Julian

friendly musician/ care provider

Arbor Lodge, Portland, OR, 97217

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

1 repeat client

"Julian is a warm, kind and loving person who is a true dog lover. I would not hesitate to have my pooch stay in his welcoming home. Any puppy will be spoil... (more)"

20. 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)"

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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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