Pet Sitting & Drop Ins in Austin, Chicago

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

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1. Jade Verified Enhanced Background Check

Student with flexible schedule

West Town, Chicago, IL, 60622

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Jade did a wonderful job watching my cat while I was out of town! She sent many cute photos and videos with each visit and quickly responded to messages. I r... (more)"

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2. Tiffani Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Pet whisperer and huge spoiler!

ELMWOOD PARK, IL, 60707

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Our 2 senior chihuahuas love seeing Tiffani every week. Great sitter! (more)"

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3. Lauren Verified Background Check

Cats & Dogs deserve ONLY the best!!

Forest Park, IL, 60130

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lauren is very patient, kind, and a great communicator. I felt confident knowing that my two cats and my home we’re taking care of during my recent vacation ... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
4. Ivette Verified Background Check

Pet friendly and loving home

Dunning, Chicago, IL, 60634

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

"What a wonderful experience having Ivette watch my cat, Olivia. She always gave me a heads up when she was headed over and once she was inside along with pic... (more)"

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5. Robin Verified Background Check

Animal Lover Supreme. Spoil Rotten

Austin, Chicago, IL, 60707

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

"Robin is terrific! I’m thankful I can rest easy knowing my dogs are in good hands while I’m at work — especially my older dog who needs extra TLC. Robin is p... (more)"

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6. Melissa Verified Enhanced Background Check

For the love of pets!

Logan Square, Chicago, IL, 60647

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Melissa was very friendly in our first meeting and took good care of my cat. She was communicative throughout. I’d highly recommend. (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
7. Rachel Verified Background Check

Work From Home Animal Lover

Oak Park, IL, 60304

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"My cat doesn’t warm up to many people, so for her to like Rachel and play with her and sit next to her was HUGE! Rachel’s cat visits were thorough and she se... (more)"

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This weekend
8. Lauren Verified Background Check

Pets are the best!

Oak Park, IL, 60301

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lauren helped me out last minute with a visit to Athena. She sent me a picture and did everything I asked. I look forward to working with her again. (more)"

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9. William Verified Enhanced Background Check

Professional Dog Care

Belmont Cragin, Chicago, IL, 60639

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I work with William in the daycare of a dog training school and he is a very knowledgeable, experienced dog handler. What’s more, he is a very trustworthy, r... (more)"

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10. Jonathan Verified Background CheckRover 101

Reliable & Fun Dog Walking/Visits.

Oak Park, IL, 60302

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jonathan gave a very detailed recap of the check ins he did for my dog, which I really appreciate because I worry about her when I’m gone. He also provided l... (more)"

11. Adam Verified Background Check

Is your Dog ready for a Nice Walk?!

Logan Square, Chicago, IL, 60647

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Adam watched our 12 year-old dog Chance for a week while my family and I were on vacation (and our 3 rabbits too)!! Being an older dog with some arthritis is... (more)"

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12. Sarah Verified Enhanced Background Check

Dogs are life

Humboldt Park, Chicago, IL, 60651

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah was great for our last-minute request. She took the time to drop by the day before our scheduled walk to meet us and our pup and to pick up the key. S... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
13. Briana Verified Background Check

All for Pets Pet Care

Austin, Chicago, IL, 60623

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

"Briana loves animals and animals love her. Briana understands the different dynamics with pets which gives her the opportunity to tailor her care to each in... (more)"

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14. Lilly Verified Background Check

College student & animal lover

Oak park, IL, 60302

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

"I've known Lilly for a very long time and she is such a caring, giving, and responsible young women! She absolutely loves animals. She has three herself - tw... (more)"

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15. Elisa Verified Background Check

Loving and Responsible Dog Care.

Forest Park, IL, 60130

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"I have known Elisa for some time. Elisa is kind, patient, and loving toward dogs and nature. Her love of people, and pets is real. (more)"

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4th of July
16. Heather Verified Background Check

Godmom to all fury children

Forest Park, IL, 60130

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

"Heather has been my sitter for 10 years now. She prides herself on making sure my pups are happy and comfy. She takes them on long walks when requested and m... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
17. Steve Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

CATS & Dogs Anxiety/Aggression/Med

Belmont Cragin, Chicago, IL, 60639

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Steve really helped me out of a bind by stopping in to visit my cat Prince for several days I had to be away last minute. I couldn’t have been happier with t... (more)"

Confirmed availability
This weekend
18. Patrice Verified Background CheckRover 101

I have always love animals...

Austin, Chicago, IL, 60639

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Patrice was so great checking up on Meemers. She was able to check up on her an extra day when my flight was delayed. (more)"

19. Simon Verified Background Check

Happy Pets, Happy People

Oak Park, IL, 60302

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Simon is an enthusiastic and caring dog person. He has handled older dogs as well as young pups and does it all with care and attention. (more)"

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20. Jenn Verified Background Check

Work with dogs at my family's store

Oak Park, IL, 60304

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jenn has two dogs of her own and has had dogs for her entire life. She is a dog-lover. She has taken care of other peoples pets as well on and off for many y... (more)"

When it comes to pet care and pet sitting, pet owners in Austin, Chicago, IL trust their pets with sitters on Rover.com. Over 7,915 pet owners have reviewed pet sitters in Chicago, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Pet sitting doesn't have to be expensive. In fact, it's probably a lot more affordable than you think. You'll quickly find that there's a pet sitter on Rover for just about every price range and lifestyle. Wondering how much you might expect to pay for a pet sitter and pet care on Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you begin a conversation with a sitter who seems like a great match.

The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your pets and check in on you home, turn to Rover. It's easy to find a loving Austin pet sitter on Rover who'll give your pet one-on-one attention while you're away, and take care of your home. Search from hundreds of trusted pet sitters in Austin, Chicago, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your pet(s). 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 house and pet sitter all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You'll have the peace of mind knowing that your sitter has free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and will send you cute photo updates throughout the stay. Rover is the easiest way to find trustworthy Austin pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

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