House Sitting in West Bayside, Portland, ME

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

1. Kirston

Kirston's Compassionate Pet Care

South Portland , ME, 04106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"PHENOMENAL! Best word to describe Kirston! Extremely professional, kind and caring. We felt safe and secure leaving our pup in Kirston's hands. She delivered... (more)"

2. Heather

I put animals first!

West End, Portland, ME, 04102

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

8 repeat clients

"Heather did a great job taking care of my two dogs. I am new to the area, and was a little nervous leaving my dogs in care of someone I didn't know, in my ho... (more)"

3. Nina

24-year-old Portland native!

Deering Center, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Our original dog watching plans fell through at the last minute so with just a few weeks left before out trip we turned to Rover.com. We found Nina and set u... (more)"

4. Alyssa

Upbeat and Patient Dog Lover!

West Bayside, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hello! I've always loved working with animals. I've had three jobs at doggy daycare and overnight stay facilities. A fair amount of these could... (more)

5. Melina

Active Animal Lover Extraordinaire

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Melina was great! Not only did she update me with several photos of Sherman during the stay, she was very attentive and easy to get a hold of. I highly recom... (more)"

6. Aaron

Genuine & caring animal lover

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Aaron is always beyond amazing with our dog, Kona. He is a natural with animals and Kona soaks up all the time he can get when Aaron is watching him. As lo... (more)"

7. Nora

I am as active as your dog!

East End, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"If you need someone to care for your dog, look no further than Nora! There is a difference between someone watching your dog and someone caring for your dog.... (more)"

8. Macy

Spitfire and enthusiastic

West End, Portland , ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have been caring for all types of dogs for a long time now and have been deemed the "dog sitting queen" among my community. People respect my att... (more)

9. Tina

Looking for my next fuzzy BFF

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have owned dogs on and off for my entire life, with experience around many breeds; from min pins to rottweilers! I especially enjoy puppies and a... (more)

10. Nicholas

Affectionate. Caring. Enthusiastic

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04103

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

"Nick is extremely kind and amazing with dogs. He has taken case of my dogs (golden retrievers and a black lab) many times and they absolutely love him. Nic... (more)"

11. Kate

VetTech in training, HUGE dog lover

West End, PORTLAND, ME, 04102

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

About: I've worked at a Doggie Daycare and as a Dog Groomer. I'm about to start Vet Tech school and will have a lot of flexibility with my schedule. I hav... (more)

12. Lorraine

Pet Nanny Extraordinaire, in-home care!

So. Portland, ME, 04106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Great experience with Lorraine!! We had a last-minute trip come up on a holiday weekend and needed to find someone local who could come take care of our 4-le... (more)"

13. Shannon

Caring, active and dependable!

Downtown, Portland , ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Shannon is obsessed with dogs and they are obsessed with her. Parents will love her as much as their pets do. Our dog know what I am saying when I say "Shann... (more)"

14. Emily

Friendly, professional care

Oakdale, Portland , ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emily is so great with my dogs Astro and Bowen, and they can definitely be a hand full. She's house sitter for me prior to her signing up through Rover and m... (more)"

15. Katie

Loving, adventure time!

Rosemont, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: First and foremost, I absolutely adore dogs. Spread through my family, we have a saint bernard, Boston Terrier, Yorkie, and two labs. I’ve been rai... (more)

16. Allison

Responsible, active, and friendly!

Parkside, Portland, ME, 04102

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Allison and Dylan took excellent care of our two dogs for a week. They sent updates and we felt confident that they were taking good care of our boys throug... (more)"

17. Emily

Energetic, Local, Dog Loving Sitter

Deering Center, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emily is one of the best doggy Moms I know! She is so kind, caring, and pays close attention when it comes to caring for animals. She also does great with ki... (more)"

18. Raquel

Dog owner. Dog lover. Dog.

East Bayside-India Street, Portland, ME, 04101

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I have had a dog in my life in some capacity since I was 5 years old. I fostered dogs (mostly pitbulls) during college and adopted them out to wond... (more)

19. Meghan

I am a caring animal lover.

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04101

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Meghan is wonderful with all animals. She is kind and thoughtful. Animals just gravitate to her and she helps them feel at ease and happy. I would trust Meg... (more)"

20. Zach

High energy, pet botique employee!

Oakdale, Portland, ME, 04103

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Afraid your four-legged family member isn't getting enough playtime or exercise while you're at work? Planning a trip and need to trust that your p... (more)

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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.

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

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