Pet Sitting in Athens

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your cat or dog.

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 Easter weekend
1. Sarah Verified Background Check

college student and animal lover.

Chatham, IL, 62629

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"Sarah is awesome. She’s reliable and a good communicator. She’s let my dog out twice now, and I will continue to rebook with her. Highly satisfied:) and I appr… (more)"

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 Easter weekend
2. Abby Verified Background Check

Pawsitive Pet Service

Springfield, IL, 62704

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

"Abby is absolutely great! She was so patient with our boys (our year old Belgian Malinois is a ball of furry energy) and our 9 year old cattle dog mix is blind… (more)"

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 Easter weekend
3. Sara Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

The Animal Enthusiast

Springfield, IL, 62702

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sara did a great job with all of my fur babies! She gave them lots of quality time and they were healthy & happy when I returned home. We will definitely be … (more)"

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 Easter weekend
4. Anna Verified Background Check

Happy & Fun loving pet owner

Springfield, IL, 62702

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

About: I have been taking care animals since I was 16 and have two spoiled cats now. I also walk a dog now for a Vietnam Vet daily cause he can not. I curr… (more)

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 Easter weekend
5. sarah Verified Enhanced Background Check

I love all dogs, and care of them.

Springfield, IL, 62703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"i ask her to watch my dogs everytime i go on vacation, and we always get back to find them happy as can be! really really recommend her as your next petsitter(: (more)"

6. Gina Verified Enhanced Background Check

Big, or small, I love them all!

Sherman, IL, 62684

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Gina is great with pets. She loves all animals, and gets along easily with all breeds. She is responsible and on time. I am confident she will diligently ca… (more)"

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7. Cindy Verified Background Check

Loving, caring, responsible.

Springfield, IL, 62704

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

"Cindy is SO great with my dogs! I will continue to hire her every time I need a sitter. I'm so glad I found her. My female dog is a bit hesitant around people,… (more)"

8. Julia Verified Enhanced Background Check

Stay at home Fur Mama to 5

Springfield, IL, 62703

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

"Julia is a great animal person. She does her best to make sure both cats and dogs are happy and well taken care of while under her care. And she's my go to cat… (more)"

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 Easter weekend
9. Venessa Verified Background Check

Will love your pet/pets as my own.

Springfield, IL, 62702

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

About: I have had plenty of time with pets growing up and till this day. I can’t wait to meet and play with your fur babies. I am currently working from ho… (more)

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 Easter weekend
10. Amy Verified Background Check

welcome to the doodle farm

Spaulding, IL, 62561

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

"She’s awesome with dogs! She has her own fur babies and loves all animals the same as her own. Definitely a responsible and reliable person to care for your pe… (more)"

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 Easter weekend
11. Kayla Verified Background Check

Extensive Animal Experience

Springfield, IL, 62703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Kayla did just a great job with my 3 pups! We would use her services again! (more)"

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12. Mariah Verified Enhanced Background Check

Highly Experienced🐾 Available 24/7

Springfield, IL, 62704

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

"I can't say enough great things about Mariah and the care she provides for my three dogs. Like many pet owners, my dogs mean the world to me and it takes a lot… (more)"

13. Emily & Tyler Verified Background Check

Dog Mom

Springfield, IL, 62702

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We were in need of a dog sitter for our dog Sunny at the last minute, but all of the kennels in town were full. I was informed of Emily and how good she was at… (more)"

14. Kyleigh Verified Enhanced Background Check

Dog whisperer with a heart of gold

Springfield, IL, 62704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kyleigh is amazing! She is so responsible and good with dogs. I’m sure she is great with all animals. I will definitely use her again next time we go away! J… (more)"

15. Ally Verified Background CheckRover 101

Experienced sitter/pet lover!

Springfield, IL, 62704

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

"Ally was wonderful. We had some last minute, unforeseen changes and she was quick and willing to help accommodate us, even at her own inconvenience, and very e… (more)"

16. Kristen Verified Enhanced Background Check

I’ll care for your pets like my own

Springfield, IL, 62702

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I’ve known Kristen for years and she is one of the most trustworthy, responsible people I have ever met. She has watched our husky, Nanook, multiple times and … (more)"

17. Taylor Verified Background Check

10+ years of fostering experience

Petersburg, IL, 62675

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We had Taylor watch our Great Dane and wire hair grffon overnight. She was great with them from the moment she arrived for the meet and greet. The dogs absolu… (more)"

18. Mia Verified Enhanced Background Check

Responsible, experienced & selfless

Springfield, IL, 62702

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I’ve been helping raise puppies, cats, and rodents since I can remember. I also work part time with a local dog groomer for almost two years I’m cur… (more)

19. Lauren Verified Background Check

Care for them like family

Springfield, IL, 62707

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I am a 23 year old college graduate from WTAMU. I have two horses (Quarter Horse and Appendix), two dogs (German shepherd and an Italian greyhound), … (more)

20. Danielle Verified Background Check

Large fenced in yard!

Athens, IL, 62613

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: We have a energetic home with animal loving kids and husband. We go on daily walks, and love to play outside and inside with our pets. We would love … (more)


As pet lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your pet when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Athens pet sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted pet sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a pet sitter in Athens, IL who meets your — and your pet's — needs. We manually review and approve every profile on our site, and we offer tools to help you make the right decision for your pet — including background checks, sitter testimonials, community reviews. We also offer educational opportunities and extra safety tools, such as the Protection Package. And we always recommend an in-person Meet & Greet so you can see that your sitter is the perfect fit for your dog. Rover is proud to be the nation's largest network of pet sitters and dog walkers.