Pet Sitting & Drop In Visits in Athens, IL

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

Confirmed President's Day Availability
1. Jennifer

TLC For Your Furry Family Member(s)

Springfield, IL, 62703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

22 repeat clients

"Jennifer was soo nice to meet us the day before the scheduled walk to meet my pup. She came by twice to check up on Billie. It's so nice to be able to find... (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
2. Taylor

10+ years of fostering experience

Petersburg, IL, 62675

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I LOVE PETS! I’ve been a volunteer in several roles at the local Animal Protective League for more than 10 years, which has provided me with the sk... (more)

3. Lauren

Give your pup a vacation!

Springfield, IL, 62704

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

6 repeat clients

"Lauren took such great care of our kitties while we were gone! So nice to not have to worry about them. A great sitter and would definitely hire again! (more)"

Available this weekend
4. Olivia

Home full-time

Springfield, IL, 62704

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

19 repeat clients

"very happy with her work - felt my dogs were in good hands. sadly, just too expensive! (more)"

5. Lisa

Will care for all animals!

Springfield, IL, 62704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: HI! I have a ton of experience working with animals, I worked at a pet store for six years taking care of all animals, from fish and lizards to ha... (more)

6. April

Dog lover!!

Springfield, IL, 62704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I've known April for 7 years now and she's an incredibly loving, responsible and compassionate human being. Her love for dogs is adorable and I have yet to c... (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
7. Nilou

Caring and experienced dog lover

Springfield, IL, 62704

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

5 repeat clients

"Nilou is one of the most caring and passionate dog lovers I have ever seen. She cares for other's pets as if they were her own and is always excited to spend... (more)"

8. Alston

Home full time, prof exp.

Springfield, IL, 62704

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

"I have witnessed exemplary work from Alston, both from him working with friends pets and his own. Alston is extremely self driven and very passionate for hel... (more)"

9. Tehya

Flexible schedule and love for dogs

Springfield, IL, 62703

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: My family is huge animal lovers and advocates. I grew up always having pets, ranging from hamsters and fish to cats and dogs. In the past two years... (more)

10. Sarah

Animal loving stay at home mom!

Rochester, IL, 62563

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

1 repeat client

"Sarah has always been a lover of dogs and of all animals, has taken care of many people's dogs (including her own), and is sure to provide good attention, fu... (more)"

11. Anna

Active dog lover and trainer

Springfield, IL, 62704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Anna took excellent care of my Rottweiler mix. She was reliable, flexible, and I always felt safe knowing my furbaby was in good, loving hands. (more)"

12. Peter

Expert in Animals of All Sizes

Cantrall, IL, 62625

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have known Peter literally his whole life and have yet to find an animal he didn't like or a pet he didn't take excellent care of. He quickly learns their ... (more)"

13. Staci

Pet sitter for over 25 years!

Springfield, IL, 62702

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I've had dogs as pets since I was born. I was always earning extra money walking neighborhood dogs and pet sitting as a kid. I owned Playtime Pal... (more)

14. Chad

ChadsPetsitting with flexible hours

Waggoner, IL, 62572

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

"I have seen Chad's love for animals from the time he got his first dog when he was 5 until now at the age of 34. His first dog was his best friend from when ... (more)"

15. Jeremiah

Dog loving dog trainer

Springfield, IL, 62704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I am a certified dog trainer with three dogs of my own and have had my own dog since I was 6 months old. I have dog sat off and on all my life from... (more)

16. Clare

I can't wait to meet your fur baby!

Springfield , IL, 62711

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Clare has always been a huge animal person and loves dogs with a passion. Sadly, Clare lives in a small apartment that does not allow dogs, so leaving your a... (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.