House Sitting in Downs

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

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1. Julia Verified Background Check

Dogs, cats, bunnies, exotics & more

Bloomington, IL, 61701

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Julia dropped in to hangout with our 2 dogs. She kept us updated the entire time, and managed our rambunctious 6 month lab mix well. I would certainly book h... (more)"

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2. Ashley Verified Background CheckRover 101

Flexible hours & Home most of day

Bloomington, IL, 61704

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

"Ashley is such a reliable young lady. She is great at walking my 90+ pound Golden Retriever. She's been with us for quite some time now & notices every lit... (more)"

Active and Accepting Requests (incl. from Essential Workers)
3. Amanda & Laureen Verified Background Check

We will love your dog like our own!

Bloomington, IL, 61704

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Amanda and Laureen did an amazing job with our dogs! They stayed overnight with them for a week and it couldn't have gone better! We'll most definitely use t... (more)"

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4. Stephanie Verified Background Check

Caring and Loving Dog sitter

Normal, IL, 61761

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

"Stephanie has two dogs and every need they ever have is taken care of. They go on daily walks, are always fed (treats are never forgotten either), and consta... (more)"

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5. Masha Verified Background Check

USMC Veteran 🇺🇸 & Animal Lover 🐶

Normal, IL, 61761

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

"She stayed with my dog for a weekend and did a great job, sent photos and updates, which I appreciated. (more)"

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6. Sara Verified Background Check

Dog lover on duty!

Normal, IL, 61761

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

"Sara did a wonderful job with our Sophie. Since she will be 14 this year we were a little worried leaving her with someone new. We will not hesitate having S... (more)"

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7. Tori Verified Background Check

I am a fun and energetic individual

Bloomington, IL, 61701

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

"Tori did an amazing job with both of our dogs. She did so well that we are already looking forward to using her in the future. She did lots of cuddles, walks... (more)"

8. Elizabeth Verified Background Check

Reliable, flexible, and pet loving

Bloomington, IL, 61705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Elizabeth is a very professional and courteous. She takes great pride in making sure the dogs come first. She is on time and very friendly and even at last... (more)"

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9. Christine Verified Enhanced Background Check

Had animals all my life, love them

Normal, IL, 61761

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I've known Christine for most of her life and she has always had animals around her. She is very passionate about caring and having fun with as many dogs as ... (more)"

10. Tiffany Verified Background Check

Dog lover with enough love for all!

Bloomington, IL, 61704

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

About: I have had my own dogs most of my life, and I have watched, walked and helped with potty breaks for many close friends and their pups! I current... (more)

11. Rylie Verified Background Check

Lots of experience and love

Normal, IL, 61761

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rylie is amazing!!! Not only do we trust her with our 4-legged kids, we actually met her when she signed up to take care of our 2-legged kids!! She is so f... (more)"

12. Linda Verified Background Check

20 years experience with dogs.

Bloomington, IL, 60936

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

About: I have been taking care of dogs since I was about 5 years old. My grandma had 37 dogs that I helped maintain. It was a bit of a challenge but I abs... (more)

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13. Jill Verified Background Check

FURgettabout it!!!!

Bloomington, IL, 61704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jill is professional, warm, trustworthy, well-presented and loved by Walter and Hank. I will have her back again and again. Thank you Jill (more)"

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14. Amanda Verified Background Check

Animal enthusiast 🐾

Bloomington, IL, 61704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amanda was a fantastic sitter. My dogs showed no anxiety while she had them and none when I got home. I think they were very comfortable with her. She follo... (more)"

15. Daniel Verified Enhanced Background Check

Pets make my life whole

Bloomington, IL, 61701

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Daniel will be a great dog sitter because he grew up with dogs and currently lives with 2 of them. He knows how to train them well and is very responsible. H... (more)"

16. Michele Verified Background Check

A House is not a home without a pet

Bloomington, IL, 61704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Michelle did a great job watching our Gracie. She stayed at the house with her and even watered my wife's plants while we were gone. I will definitely use ... (more)"

17. Kristen Verified Background Check

Flexible dog sitter

Bloomington, IL, 61704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I felt comfortable having Kristen stay in my home with my dog for a week. She left my home in good shape and my dog happy. My only negative is I would have l... (more)"

18. Justin Verified Background Check

LU student and big animal lover

Bloomington, IL, 61705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"My wife and I are neighbors with Justin and have hired him to live-in dog sit with our 100lb+ Old English Sheepdog for over 4 years now. Justin is a highly r... (more)"

19. Seth & Wendy Verified Enhanced Background Check

Pet Loving Family!

Bloomington, IL, 61705

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

"Seth is a very responsible, caring person. He has dogs of his own that he loves dearly. I would trust his care with anything I own. He is a very honest perso... (more)"

20. Kaylee Verified Background Check

I love this job!

Bloomington, IL, 61705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kaylee was a wonderful pet sitter. We talked in advance of her stay about Chloe’s needs and habits. Kaylee texted me photos and updates so I never worried. K... (more)"


Rover offers the perfect alternative to dog kennels. The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your dog — and your home — turn to Rover for your Downs house sitting needs. On Rover, it's easy to find a loving dog sitter in Downs who'll give your dog one-on-one attention while you're away, and your dog can enjoy a sweet staycation, right at home. Search from hundreds of trusted Downs house sitters near you, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your dog. 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 dog's stay all through Rover — it's easy, safe, and cashless. You get free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and cute photo updates throughout the stay. It's the easiest way to find trustworthy house sitters in Downs for your dog — people who'll treat him like family.