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Dog Boarding in Chicago

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1. Adam

Adam and Caitlin's Pet Care

Near North Side, Chicago, IL, 60611

Dog Boarding

"Adam and Caitlin are AMAZING!! Milo was very spoiled and they sent the cutest pictures and updates. Milo is counting down the seconds until he gets to go ba... (more)"

2. Holly

Grad Student Home Full Time

Near North Side, Chicago, IL, 60610

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

"Holly took such great care of our dog. Our little pup had such a fun time with her and Harper and came home exhausted from the many hours of fun! Holly was i... (more)"

3. Amber

Downtown dog lover; home full time

Loop, Chicago, IL, 60605

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Amber was amazing! Due to an emergency, she had to cancel our booking. That didn't stop her from taking in my pups and working with Rover to find a replaceme... (more)"

4. Tana

Loving care when you are not there

Loop, Chicago, IL, 60601

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

"Highly recommended! Tana took great care of our Chihuahua and we will use her services again. She provides personalized attention as she only takes one dog a... (more)"

5. Todd

Home full-time - will love your pet

West Town, Chicago, IL, 60622

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

"Todd was awesome with our pittie, Antonio. He was calm, cool, friendly, and easy to get a hold of. He sent us updates and, from the pictures, we could tell o... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
6. Jen & Dakota

Large Fenced Yard and House!

Bridgeport, Chicago, IL, 60608

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Dakota and Jen were great watching my dog while my husband and I got married/went on our honeymoon. He ended up spending 11 nights with them and he had a bla... (more)"

7. Bridget

I'll love your dog like my own

Near West Side, Chicago, IL, 60661

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

"Another great stay with Bridget with regular updates and pictures, keeping us informed and knowing our Sophie is in very good hands. Highly recommend and wil... (more)"

8. Katelin

Will run for dogs :)

Near North Side, Chicago, IL, 60654

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Katelin and beau were great and very welcoming. When i leave apple anywhere i leave a piece of me and i felt that was completely taken care of. She keeps sen... (more)"

9. Amanda

Dog loving couple in West Loop

Near West Side, Chicago, IL, 60607

Dog Boarding

"Amanda and Ryan were very accommodating to our pup, Molly. Both were great at communicating and made my husband, pup, and I feel welcomed. Molly had a great ... (more)"

10. Elizabeth

Love doggies :) flexible schedule

Lower West Side, Chicago, IL, 60608

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Outstanding! This is how I would qualify the care our Chihuahua received from Elizabeth. Her love for animals truly shows! Not only Elizabeth provided the ca... (more)"

11. Elizabeth

Animal Loving Family

North Lawndale, Chicago, IL, 60623

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Elizabeth is amazing and takes such good care of Lucy (proven by the fact that my pup often comes home a little depressed and missing Elizabeth’s house!). (more)"

12. Britney

Cozy Home, Large Backyard & LOVE?

Bridgeport, Chicago, IL, 60608

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

About: I am FOR SURE an Animal Lover. Growing up with a house full of cats and dogs (even had a ferret) my experience goes back far. I love taking care of... (more)

13. Imani

Dogs are friends not food!

Lower West Side, CHICAGO, IL, 60608

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

"Imani is super flexible and took excellent care of our special needs bulldog! (more)"

14. Jien Hui

I'll spoil your dog!

Loop, Chicago, IL, 60605

Dog Boarding

"Butters had a great time with Jien, her fiancé, and her dog Nunie! Lots of picture updates of Butters enjoying walks and the park. Looking forward to using t... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
15. David

NOT JUST A PET BUT FAMILY

Lower West Side, Chicago, IL, 60608

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

"David and his wife were super flexible and easy to communicate with. They gave him his oral daily medications as directed and I got plenty of updates and pi... (more)"

16. Evan

College student next to dog park!

Near South Side, Chicago, IL, 60605

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

"Evan was fantastic! We met prior to him having my dog stay and was very responsive. He sent lots of updates and pictures, too. He dropped off my dog and when... (more)"

17. Christie

Responsible dog handler

Near South Side, Chicago, IL, 60605

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

"Chrietie was awesome! Great communication, lots of photos as requested and really put my mind at ease leaving my dog Kona with her. I will definitely look h... (more)"

18. Diana

A second home for your pup!

Near West Side, Chicago, IL, 60607

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Another great stay with Diana. I’ve never seen Zephy look so happy to see a sitter before. It’s such a sweet connection. I feel very comfortable leaving my l... (more)"

19. Dianne

I can run with your dog!

Armour Square, Chicago, IL, 60616

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

"When I think of Dianne, I think dogs. She’s one of the most reliable pet owners I’ve ever known. Not only does she take care of her own dog, but always offer... (more)"

20. Rachel

Experienced Full-Time Dog Walker!

Lower West Side, Chicago, IL, 60608

Dog Boarding

"I left my best fur friend, Louis, with Rachel for ~6 days. Rachel reliably sent me photo updates every day without me ever having to prompt her, which made... (more)"


Rover.com is the simple, savvy way to find and book Chicago pet boarding. It's easy to find the perfect dog sitter - many sitters on Rover have a long history of dog sitting, and 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect five-star rating. When you book dog boarding on Rover, your dog will enjoy a loving staycation in their sitter's home. You'll get daily photo updates, and every stay booked through Rover also includes premium pet insurance, 24/7 support, and a reservation guarantee. Every dog sitter in Chicago, IL has the option to complete a background check. Stays are booked on Rover every minute of every day, and more than 92% of the population lives within a short drive of one of our dog kennel alternatives. When you book [city name] dog boarding on Rover, your dog gets the loving care they deserve, and you get peace of mind.

You'll also be able to relax when it comes to price, because the cost of dog boarding in Chicago, IL is surprisingly reasonable. No matter your budget or lifestyle, there's a dog sitter on Rover to match your wallet. Wondering how much most people pay for Rover dog boarding services? The average dog boarding rates will give you a good sense of what to expect before checking out the individual dog sitters' hourly rates.

If you need to book a great dog sitter on the go, you'll love the Rover dog boarding app. You can browse hundreds of pre-reviewed, trusted dog sitter in minutes from your phone, and rebook your favorite sitter with just a few taps. You'll get photo updates from your dog sitter which can be shared via the Rover dog boarding app in real time, and the app's cashless payment feature allows you to pay your dog sitter easily and securely, without worrying about cash, checks or tips.

In short, when you book Chicago dog boarding on Rover, your dog gets the loving care they deserve, and you get to relax, knowing that your pet is in good hands.

Are you a dog lover who wants to know more about how to turn your passion into profit? There's lots of opportunity to earn money with dog boarding in Chicago, IL. If you're not sure where to start, visit our page about how to become a dog sitter. We're always happy to include new dog sitters in our dog boarding service listings, and the simple application process means you can start your own dog boarding business in no time. We also take the hassle out when it comes to paperwork, because all our Rover dog sitters have access to helpful benefits including premium pet insurance and cashless payment feature, so you don't have to worry about getting paid on time. Why not apply today?

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1) Browse Sitters

We make it easy to find affordable & reliable sitters near you.

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2) Contact Sitters

Chat about your dog and your specific needs. Even meet in person before booking if you really want to.

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3) Book & pay

Our platform makes it easy and secure. No cash necessary.

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4) Enjoy your trip

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