Pet Sitting in Ava

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. Melissa Verified Background Check

Zoologists are the best for this!

New Athens, IL, 62264

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Melissa is a fantastic pet sitter. I will definitely utilize her services again and highly recommend her to anyone searching for a pet sitter. (more)"

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2. Cheryl Verified Enhanced Background Check

Dedicated full time to pampering!

Johnston city, IL, 62951

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Cheryl was wonderful! This was my first time using Rover and I was nervous to leave my cat and home for a few days. Cheryl was professional and inspired instan… (more)"

3. Stephanie Verified Background Check

Animal lover of dogs and cats

Carbondale, IL, 62901

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

"Stephanie was a wonderful cat sitter! She was very dependable. I loved that she was willing to take photos of them everyday, it really eased my anxiety. Also s… (more)"

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4. Sarah Verified Background Check

A walk a day keeps the vet away!

Carbondale, IL, 62901

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah is amazing with not only dogs but all animals, they almost seem to gravitate to her! I've seen her interact and care for animals first hand and guarantee… (more)"

5. Paige Verified Background Check

DOGS WELCOME!....people tolerated

Christopher, IL, 62822

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

"Paige? The PERFECT dog sitter. With her four, four legged friends she’s absolutely the best person to ask to have your dog for the night. She’s super loving, … (more)"

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 Easter weekend
6. Elizabeth Verified Background CheckRover 101

The dog? I got this! No problem...

Perryville, MO, 63775

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

"Elizabeth was fantastic!! She took care of our babies like they were her own. And, she sent us pictures and updates. Her rates are very reasonable and worth th… (more)"

7. Dyana Verified Background Check

Dog lover, runner, and a student

Carbondale, IL, 62902

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

"Dyana is a smart highly intelligent young woman who is a great pet sitter. She came to my house a day ahead to review all my instructions. She was prompt sen… (more)"

8. Mikalah Verified Background Check

Mans best friends...everyone’s best

Bonnots Mill, MO, 65016

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

About: I’ve lived on a farm since the day I was born and always had many animals! Dogs, cats, chickens, cows, pigs, goats, you name it we’ve had it! My firs… (more)

9. Cathy Verified Background Check

I love to visit fur Friends

Chester, IL, 61605

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

About: A happy sitter who is responsible loving and kind. I will treat your pets like my kids. We will know each OTHER by our happy greetings. Sunny walks… (more)

10. Logan Verified Background Check

Of Dogs and Leashes

Carbondale, IL, 62901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Logan is an all around great person and great dog/pet caregiver. I’ve trusted her to watch my pet on several occasions and she always does a great job. (more)"

11. Kendra Verified Background Check

Dog lover and owner!

Tamaroa, IL, 62888

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I’m an owner and dog lover who trained my own support animal. I’ve owned dogs my whole life and consider them part of my family. I’m looking for a li… (more)

12. Eligh Verified Background Check

All Breed’s Welcome

Herrin, IL, 62948

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I’m a 23 year old USMC veteran. I have worked in dog shelters, i have trained dogs for 5 years and owned my own. I have owned cats, snakes, turtles a… (more)

13. Emily Verified Background CheckRoverGO

Animal Lover, Flexible Schedule!

Murphysboro, IL, 62966

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emily is fantastic! She took such great care of Mopacs. We'll definitely have her watch him next time we're out of town. (more)"

14. Gayle Verified Background Check

Large home, 3 acre yard, love dogs!

New baden, IL, 62265

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I love all dogs and they always respond well to me. My friends and family claim I have a very special way with them. I've always had a dog up until … (more)

15. Charles Verified Background Check

I will treat your baby like my baby

Carbondale, IL, 62901

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

"Charles Hinds always takes great care of my dog. Sometimes I think my dog likes Charles more than me. But in all seriousness I’d recommend him to anyone. (more)"

16. Rachel Verified Background Check

Nursing student and animal lover

French Village, MO, 63036

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

About: I am a nursing student at MAC and am looking for some kind of extra income and what better way to do it than doing what I love? I love animals so muc… (more)

17. Linda Verified Background CheckRover 101

Pamper your pets

cobden, IL, 62920

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

"Linda goes out of her way to make sure your pets are taken care while you are away. She takes the extra time to show them love during your absence. She don… (more)"

18. charlie Verified Background Check

Genuine animal enthusiast

Carbondale, IL, 62901

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

About: I have had 3 dogs as a child and helped raise all 3 from bathing, feeding, grooming, and loving. Dogs are my favorite pets on the planet but all pets… (more)

19. Greg Verified Background Check

Care for your pet at its highest!

anna, IL, 62906

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have cared for my miniature pinscher (Brady) since he was a puppy. Nothing makes me happier than to see my dog happy. I have also been around large… (more)

20. Charles Verified Background Check

I was a bulldog in a past life

Perryville, MO, 63775

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

About: I can take care of anything I'll run as fast as the dogs want to go. I'm faster then 65% of dog breeds. I have beaten pitbulls in tug of war with my… (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 Ava 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 Ava, 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.