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House Sitting in West Bayside, Portland, ME

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1. Rebecca

Your Pet is Actually a Person to Me

South Portland, ME, 04106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I would recommend Rebecca enthusiastically for house sitting or dog walking. She did a great job caring for Izzy while I was out of town and I would book her... (more)"

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2. Maggie

I will treat your pet like family!

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

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

"Maggie is a wonderful and trustworthy person! She consistently seeks new ways to help others and to provide support. I have rarely met anyone who has genuine... (more)"

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3. Bert

Home full time

South Portland, ME, 04106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I recommend Bert Clement to be a very loving and warming heart caring gentleman he loves animals big time it would never hurt them I would hire him any day o... (more)"

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4th of July
4. Leah

Your dog will be safe under my care

Downtown, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Leah is the epitome of animal lover. She grew up with dogs, cats and chickens and when we lived together, she co-parented my cat with me! Whenever Leah goes ... (more)"

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5. Dana

Your Dog's Devotee

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Dana stayed at our house for a long weekend with our high maintenance pup and was just extraordinary! She sent so many updates and pics of our guy and gave u... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
6. Sarah

Total Animal Lover

South Portland, ME, 04106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah did a phenomenal job taking care of our 6-month-old puppy. She went above and beyond, making sure that our pup got plenty of exercise, and taking excel... (more)"

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7. Mitchell

Work from home, near the best parks

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

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

"Mitch watched our dog for two weeks while we were away on our honeymoon. He sent pictures frequently, updated us on how she was doing and made sure our littl... (more)"

8. Astrea

The Loving Home for Dog Boarding

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I've seen Astrea both at her house and at the dog park. You can tell from the get go how much she loves dogs, especially when you see how well trained her ow... (more)"

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9. Emily

Teacher, turned pet-sitter!

Valley Street, Portland, ME, 04102

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

"Another excellent experience with Emily staying at my home with my two dogs, this one planned well in advance. Came home to happy dogs, a nice note, and a cl... (more)"

10. Kala

Experienced Young Animal Lover

Parkside, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kala was great! She was responsive to communication and did a great job taking care of our active Boston Terrier. Would recommend her for pet sitting. (more)"

11. Ava

Photographer & sitter all in one!

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

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

"Ava is the sweetest! She came and took care of our precious Floria in our apartment for the evening. It made my mind so at ease to have her there with Floria... (more)"

12. Heather

Love to hike with a pup by my side!

East Bayside-India Street, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Our puppy’s Charley had a great time with Heather. She was punctual, friendly and sent us some great photos, which really helped us relax on our night out. ... (more)"

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13. Katie

Experienced Animal Lover/Caretaker

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katie was wonderful taking care of our pets and home. Katie sent photos and gave us updates throughout her stay. We highly recommend her and we will definite... (more)"

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14. Nina

25-year-old Portland native!

Deering Center, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nina was awesome - my plans got mixed up and she still came through. A little update everyday made it much easier to be out of town :) thanks again Nina! (more)"

15. Nina

Flexible Schedule - Love All Dogs

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

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

"Nina was professional and flexible, and clearly loves dogs - even boisterous 10 month old puppies! She made last minute arrangements with us for vacation wee... (more)"

16. Hannah

Active and caring dog lover!

East Deering, Portland, ME, 04103

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

"Hannah is great! She arrived early so she could get to know our dog, Stella, a little before we needed to leave. Immediately took her for a walk. And then wh... (more)"

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17. Heather

Local Dog Whisperer

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Heather is 100% trustworthy and reliable when it comes to furry loved ones. But that's just the baseline. She has a joy and enthusiasm for pets that is genui... (more)"

18. Madison

I am a patient and happy person.

Parkside, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Madison is a very loving dog sitter. This was my first time using Rover, and introducing my dog to someone outside my circle. Madison was very patient as Hat... (more)"

19. Lilia

Long walks on the beach

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04103

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

"Lilia is great with animals! I've known her for years and she has always been a dog lover, growing up with two family dogs. She is responsible and experience... (more)"

20. Christian

All dogs are puppies.

Parkside, Portland, ME, 04101

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

"Christian would make a great dog sitter because he is extremely outgoing and friendly. For as long as I have known him he has loved and cared for all dogs, p... (more)"

Dog owners in West Bayside, Portland, ME turn to house sitters on Rover.com for their house sitting needs. Over 89 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in Portland, giving them an average rating of 5.0/5. House sitting can be affordable, no matter where you live or what your price range may be. Curious about how much house sitting costs in Portland with Rover.com? Check out our average house sitting rates near you to get an idea before getting a conversation started with a house sitter on Rover. When you leave your dog with a sitter you've connected with on Rover, you can relax, knowing your dog will be treated like family.

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