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.

1. Traci

I love your dogs!

Decatur, IL, 62526

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

2 repeat clients

"I know Traci from working with her at the Best Friends Animal Sanctuary. She is extraordinarily passionate about the animals in her care. I only wish that sh... (more)"

2. Brie

Will send pics of your pup to you

Springfield, IL, 62704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brie has grown up around dogs and has a natural ability to care for them. She understands the importance of proper care, grooming and nutrition. She has work... (more)"

3. Chelsea

Ceritfied vet assistant

Chatham, IL, 62629

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I started watching animals when I was ten and I have loved it ever since. I do it more for fun and enjoyment. Animals seem to like me and the owner... (more)

4. Hailey

Fenced yard for lots of fetching!

Chatham, IL, 62629

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

"Hailey is awesome! She watches Oscar for me when we go away for the weekends. Oscar is a nervous dog and he does fantastic with her. She keeps me updated on... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
5. Lauren

Give your pup a vacation!

Springfield, IL, 62704

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

8 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)"

6. Carli

Dogs are a girls best friend

Rochester, IL, 62563

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Carli is amazing with all types of animals & humans’m. Her compassion & love spread from the east to the west coast. The way she communicates with all animal... (more)"

7. 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)

8. Lindsay

Fun farm house for your pup!

Ashland, IL, 62612

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

About: Here at our farm we've got plenty of space for your dog to run and play. I always keep guest dogs on leash unless owners have given off leash permi... (more)

9. Shawna

Loving care of any size!

Greenview, IL, 62642

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

About: I am a very loving and compassionate person. Who has done 5 years of pit bull rescue out of my home. Specialized in large breeds. Multiple referenc... (more)

10. April

Dog lover!!

Springfield, IL, 62704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"April is very caring and loving and will do everything to make your pet feel special. She has loved pets her whole life. I know you won't be disappointed i... (more)"

11. Sarah

Love play time and being outside

Springfield, IL, 62704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Let me start by saying, I don’t trust just anyone with my dog. Sarah is excellent at watching and caring for Kona (husky shepherd) and goes above and beyond ... (more)"

12. 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)"

13. 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)"

14. Arden

I will run with your dog

Springfield, IL, 62703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Arden loves all kinds of pets and is great at accomodating their different activity levels: Arden will run with an energetic dog, play with a cat if they nee... (more)"

15. 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)

16. Cassidy

Active dog lover - walk, play & fun

Chatham, IL, 62629

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

"Cassidy is an extremely caring, responsible, and overall wonderful human being who loves all animals, but especially dogs. I have seen her on multiple occasi... (more)"

17. 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)"

18. 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)"

19. 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)


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.