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.

1. Carol

Carol Baker Love Loving on you baby

Springfield, IL, 62711

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

8 repeat clients

"Carol has a kind and compassionate heart. She loves people and animals. Carol is detail oriented and dependable. In the years I've known her, she has helped ... (more)"

2. Jennifer

TLC For Your Furry Family Member(s)

Springfield, IL, 62703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

22 repeat clients

"Jennifer did such a great job with both my dog and my cat. She sent plenty of pictures to me on a daily basis, so I knew my pets were being loved! I highly r... (more)"

3. 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)"

4. Lauren

Give your pup a vacation!

Springfield, IL, 62704

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

7 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)"

5. 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)"

6. 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)

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. Cassidy

Active dog lover - walk, play & fun

Chatham, IL, 62629

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

"Cassidy was a perfect option for our 3 year old Australian Shepherd who requires great deal of attention and is very high energy. She had taken him on long w... (more)"

9. 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)"

10. 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)"

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. 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)"

13. Serenity

Serenity's services for your pet!

Springfield, IL, 62703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hello, My name is Serenity. I am 18 years old and from Ottawa, Kansas. I am a college student at University of Illinois at Springfield. Being awa... (more)

14. 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)

15. 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)

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)"

17. 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)

18. 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)"

19. 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)

20. 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)


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