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Pet Sitting & Drop In Visits in Bates, 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 4th of July Availability
1. Brie

Will send pics of your pup to you

Springfield, IL, 62704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"She'll treat your dogs as well as you treat your children! She's loving, caring, friendly and trustworthy. Knows how to teach an old dog new tricks! (more)"

2. April

Dog lover!!

Springfield, IL, 62704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"April has always done an amazing job watching my dog Lilly. Lilly is getting older and unfortunately becoming more cranky and sassy and April handles her so ... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
3. Kevin

I will walk or jog with your dog.

Springfield, IL, 62704

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kevin loves animals and they love him too. He will play with your dog and take them for an enjoyable walk. He is always dependable and always on time. (more)"

4. Margaret

playtime is a priority!

Springfield, IL, 62704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Maggie is awesome! She takes very good care of my pups when I’m busy or not in town! They love her! I will definitely be using her as my pup sitter again! (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
5. Lauren

Give your pup a vacation!

Springfield, IL, 62704

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

"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)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
6. 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)

7. Chris

Walks, playing, cuddles, & treats

Springfield, IL, 62704

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

"Chris had been great with our puppy, Lincoln. He's flexible and available and keeps us updated when anything out of the ordinary happens (like getting Lincol... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
8. Hailey

Fenced yard for lots of fetching!

Chatham, IL, 62629

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

"Hailey & Steven are amazing people and love pets like they’re humans. They’re very trustworthy and caring and your pet would be very lucky to get to spend ti... (more)"

9. Sarah

Love play time and being outside

Springfield, IL, 62704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah has watched my dogs on several occasions and done such an amazing job dealing with my old boy's nueroses requiring medication and a lot of attention. S... (more)"

10. 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)

11. 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)"

12. Cassidy

Active dog lover - walk, play & fun

Chatham, IL, 62629

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

"Cassidy is one of the most caring and loyal people I know. She adores animals, and treats them all as her own. I have always trusted her to take care of my f... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
13. Amy

Large fenced yard - I love running

Springfield, IL, 62704

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amy (and her family) kept my puppy a couple weeks after I picked him up for 2 days while I moved. It was so great for him to be around other dogs, I think it... (more)"

14. Beth

Dog Sitter, walker & photographer

Chatham , IL, 62629

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hi! My name is Beth! I have cared for other people's cats and dogs multiple times which included feeding, cleaning up after them, and also playing ... (more)

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
15. Maryl

The best care for your best friend!

Springfield, IL, 62711

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Maryl watched my dog for over a week .She is a loving and caring animal person and my dog adored her. She trustworthy,dependable and capable to deal with any... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
16. Katelyn

I will help you’re dog get exercis!

Springfield, IL, 62711

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I work for a Animal shelter and I know how to trim nails and I will brush them if they need it and I love walking dogs and I know how to take care ... (more)

17. Brooke

Very pet friendly home &fenced yard

Springfield, IL, 62711

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brooke watched my male, elderly boxer for about a week and she was great! She updated us whenever we asked with pictures and/or videos. Our dog is on a speci... (more)"

18. Neal

A safe place for your pooch.

CHATHAM, IL, 62629

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

About: I am a professional man looking to make a little extra cash and help out where I can. I can provide walks, runs, park play and more for your 4-legg... (more)

19. Kelsey

I’ll run with your dog

Springfield, IL, 62704

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I love all dogs. In my free time I’m usually going on a walk or run with one of my two dogs. I have gone through the process of raising two dogs fr... (more)

20. 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)


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