Pet Sitting & Drop In Visits in Carterville, IL

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

Tip: Contact sitters now to confirm availability.
1. Kirsten

Very passionate animal lover❤️

Carbondale, IL, 62901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kirsten did an outstanding job! I came home to happy doggies and a clean house! What more could I ask for. She also sent me a text each day updating me wi... (more)"

2. Shane

Large yard and home full time.

Carbondale, IL, 62901

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

About: I have had many care taking jobs and also a past kennel technician position​ at a local animal hospital. I make it a point to educate myself about ... (more)

3. Whitley

Kennel Experience w/ Fenced Yard

Carbondale, IL, 62901

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hello! My name is Whitley and your dogs are my priority! Since I was in pre-kindergarten I knew I wanted to be a veterinarian. I started working in... (more)

4. Ashten

Flexible and available any time!

Hurst, IL, 62949

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

"I would recommend Ashten to anyone wanting their pet cared for as family. She is responsible and easy to schedule with. She truly cares for the pets that are... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
5. Sara

Canine Companion Extraordinaire

Carbondale, IL, 62902

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Another great experiene with Sara, thanks so much! (more)"

6. Michelle

Will treat your furbabies like gold

Marion, IL, 62959

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

"Michelle is such a kind and caring person. I feel completely at ease knowing she is taking care of my dog. I would highly recommend her services! (more)"

7. Kori

Zoology Grad Student loves dogs!

Carbondale, IL, 62902

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

"Kori is amazing with animals! She has a degree in behavioral zoology and is great with animals. She takes care of our dog so well! (more)"

8. Breagan

HAPPINESS UNLEASHED

Carbondale, IL, 62901

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

"Breagan has served as a dog sitter for me in the past and I can attest that she is a responsible and loving dog caregiver. She is flexible enough to work wit... (more)"

9. Ryann

Dogs are my best friend!

Carbondale, IL, 62901

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

About: Hello fellow friends! I am a very active grad student who is a former division 1 athlete! I am 23 years old, and am very trustworthy and responsibl... (more)

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
10. Sarah

Compassionate Animal Lover

Carbondale, IL, 62901

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

"Sarah loves animals and will go out of her way to provide customers with the best dog- or cat-sitting experience possible. More than once, she has rearrange... (more)"

11. Karson

Let’s Play!!

Marion, IL, 62959

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have Worked with a variety of dogs including newly born pups, old timers and the in between ages, i also have a little experience with K9 working... (more)

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
12. Adeena

Professional animal lover!

Carterville, IL, 62918

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

About: Aloha, my name is Adeena Thornton. When I first came across Rover, it seemed too good to be true! I have now been active on it for around three yea... (more)

13. Maisie

I enjoy long walks and runs!

Carterville, IL, 62918

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

About: I have trained my dog for the past few years and would love to apply this attention to another pet who’s owner could use some help with entertainme... (more)

14. Rachel

I'm free whenever you need me!

Carbondale, IL, 62901

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

"Relieved to find someone reliable to take care of my cats. She sent me updates and pictures while I was gone. I would hire this sitter again. (more)"

15. Thaddeus

Home full time, able to walk often.

Carbondale, IL, 62901

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

"Thaddeus is one of the most caring and attentive dog owners I have ever met. He trained his puppy Rose within a couple of months to properly use the bathroom... (more)"

16. Abby

I'll be your dogs best friend!

Carbondale, IL, 62901

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

About: I have been on another dog boarding website for a year now. Everyone I have done business with is very happy with how well I am with their animals.... (more)

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
17. Kalie

Home full time right now!

Carbondale, IL, 62901

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: Hello! I'm a 26 year old, soon-to-be Ph.D. student at Southern Illinois University. I have years of experience with pet-sitting, childcare, and hou... (more)

18. Alex

I'll run or walk with your dog

Carbondale, IL, 62902

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I am college student looking for a small part time job for extra cash. I grew up with 7 dogs in my household (all indoor) that were a variety of si... (more)

19. Elizabeth

Attentive and reliable dog sitter

Carterville, IL, 62918

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hello! Thanks for reading my profile! I'm a proud Husky mom and an animal lover. I have owned dogs my whole life and taken care of other people'... (more)

20. Kim

Love dogs! Large yard to walk!

De soto, IL, 62924

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I love dogs. Your dog will feel right at home with me. I am flexible with the care I give to dogs if they require special attention. I am able to p... (more)


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 Carterville 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 Carterville, IL, 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 Carterville pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

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2) Contact Sitters

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3) Book & pay

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4) Enjoy your trip

Drop off your dog without feeling guilty. Relax with regular photo updates from your sitter.