House Sitting in Des Plaines

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1. Harry Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

dogs are my peace, they are my goal

Bensenville, IL, 60106

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Harry is a stand up guy who has a genuine love dogs. He has a mild personality that animals respond to and he's willing to go above and beyond the call of do... (more)"

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Thanksgiving
2. Jenina Verified Background Check

Your dog(s) will be SO loved! 💗

Park Ridge, IL, 60068

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

"Jenina would be a great fit as a dog sitter. As a close friend I have seen her take care of a former dog of mine before and she did a wonderful job. She woul... (more)"

3. Sarah Verified Enhanced Background Check

Just graduated college, love dogs

Mt. Prospect, IL, 60056

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I can’t recommend Sarah highly enough. She is responsive, flexible, and most of all, great with my little dogs. I have two rescues and she was wonderful with... (more)"

4. Judith Verified Background Check

Reliable, dependable and outgoing.

Des Plaines, IL, 60016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amazing!! Judith has a special way with my dogs. She was able to feed my 12 year old dog who has been protesting eating his new healthy weight food. She is p... (more)"

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5. Viola Verified Background Check

Instant connection with animals

Prospect Heights, IL, 60070

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Viola is amazing with dogs. She came a few days ahead of staying with Zeus and phoebe to meet them. She even walked them on her visit. The pictures she sent ... (more)"

Confirmed availability
Thanksgiving
6. Nicole Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Your dog or cat's new best friend!

Glenview, IL, 60026

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Not only does Nicole go above and beyond for her own pets, but she spends her spare time caring for everyone else’s. She’d be a great pick for anyone that ne... (more)"

7. Michael Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Let’s hang, play, or go for a walk!

Norwood Park, Chicago, IL, 60631

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michael was fantastic! I was nervous about having a “stranger” stayed at our house and take care of our dogs, but I had nothing to fear. Michael was kind, on... (more)"

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8. Andrea Verified Background Check

Caring. Competent. Experienced.

Des Plaines, IL, 60018

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

"Andrea was great with our two dogs and cats. She followed our requests precisely and did a great job keeping our animals company while watching our house. Hi... (more)"

Confirmed availability
Thanksgiving
9. Amanda Verified Background Check

Flexible and experienced dog lover!

Des Plaines, IL, 60016

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

About: Hello! I'm a software engineer with 15 years of experience as a dog owner and dog & house-sitter. I live in a 1-bedroom apartment, but dogs are per... (more)

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Thanksgiving
10. Demi Verified Background Check

absolutely love dogs!

Des Plaines, IL, 60016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Demi is an amazing dog sitter. Demi took care of my dog Millie many times while I was out of town and did an amazing job!! 10/10. She has a kind heart and lo... (more)"

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Thanksgiving
11. Alli Verified Enhanced Background Check

Reliable, safe, and fun dog care!

Park Ridge, IL, 60068

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

"Alli has been walking and sitting my dogs for many years. She always takes amazing care of them and makes sure they are happy and healthy. She is very reliab... (more)"

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12. Anna Verified Background Check

Excellent Care While Giving Back

Des Plaines, IL, 60016

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

"Anna, Did a great job at my home for my dog! (more)"

Confirmed availability
Thanksgiving
13. Georgio Verified Background Check

Your dog will be in awesome care

Park Ridge, IL, 60068

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Georgio is fantastic with dogs!! He has been around my dog many times over the years. He has walked my dog (Ajax) and Ajax has enjoyed every experience. Geor... (more)"

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Thanksgiving
14. Alana Verified Background Check

A decade of experience!

Niles, IL, 60714

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

"If you pick anyone to watch your fur baby's........Alana would be the one I would trust. She has her own rescue and would do whatever it takes to save a dog... (more)"

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Thanksgiving
15. Chelsea Verified Background Check

maximum pet attention and cuddles

Mount Prospect, IL, 60056

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have been taking care of pets for years, and have been a dog walker specifically for more than 4 months. I will be available winter break full ti... (more)

Confirmed availability
Thanksgiving
16. Ariel Verified Background Check

I can’t wait to meet your fur baby!

Des Plaines, IL, 60016

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

About: I have three cats, a bunny, a turtle, four ferrets, and currently dog sitting. We’ve rescued most of our animals from harmful environments/people w... (more)

17. Kaitlynn Verified Background Check

Flexible! Last minute! All pets!

glenview, IL, 60025

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Love Kaitylnn, and so do my pups! Kaitlynn was able to watch my dogs after my last minute booking request - huge lifesaver! The pups were happy and well-look... (more)"

18. Cris Verified Background Check

Playful Pal For Your Furry Friend

Des Plaines, IL, 60016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: My name is Cristina and I'm a long time pet owner and lover! While I've owned dogs and cats at every point in my life, from my Husky German Shephar... (more)

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19. Dana Verified Enhanced Background Check

Available often to love on your dog

Des Plaines, IL, 60016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"First time using Rover for our Oaks and it was so easy and comfortable! Oakley loves Dana and we were updated throughout Dana’s stay with her. (more)"

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20. David Verified Background Check

healthy lifestyle for pets and us!

Park ridge, IL, 60068

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

"Best dog walker ever!!!!!! David has a love for animals he always goes above and beyond in such a kind way not only i trust my dogs safety he shows a lot of ... (more)"


As dog 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 house sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted house sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a sitter 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 training 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 pet. Rover is proud to be the nation's largest network of pet lovers for hire.