Pet Sitting & Drop In Visits in Gillespie, IL

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

Confirmed availability
4th of July
1. Sarah

Owner away? Let us sit and stay!

Moro, IL, 62067

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"I live near Sarah and always see her out in the back yard playing with the dogs. She is very flexible with drop off and pick up times. It is great to know ... (more)"

2. Molly

The best care for your best friend

Normandy, MO, 63121

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

"Molly is wonderful with Elena. She plays with her, takes her for a walk, gives her love, and gets awesome pictures of her. I highly recommend Molly! (more)"

3. Heather

Vet Assistant Who Loves Animals

Maryville, IL, 62062

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

"Heather is great with animals! My pets love her and are always so happy to see her. She treats them as if they were here own. She's always available on short... (more)"

4. Austin

I’ve owned dogs all my life!

Edwardsville, IL, 62025

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

About: I provide engaged care, I will give the dogs my utmost attention when under my watch, and I will make sure all their needs are met! I am available ... (more)

5. Taylor

Very experienced with puppies!

Carrollton, IL, 62016

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"They take animal care very seriously. If an animal is going through a tough time, they will everything in their power to help or at least make the animal mor... (more)"

6. Mariah

I will pamper your pet!

Alton, IL, 62002

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mariah is the best dog sitter ever. Very responsible,trustworthy, and a true dog lover. Mariah is highly recommended! Our dog loves being around her.we use ... (more)"

7. Brent

Dog lover available all day

Litchfield, IL, 62056

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brent has had a love for animals for a long as I have known him...and that is a long time. I have trusted him with much more than the care of my pet and he ... (more)"

8. Molly

I'm available weekends!

Ferguson, MO, 63135

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Having known Molly all her life, I can attest to her thoroughness and drive. As a favor, she has faithfully fed and exercised my 2 dogs and one cat for the ... (more)"

9. Lindsey

Flexible dog sitter

West alton, MO, 63386

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

"Lindsey is wonderful with dogs. She loves to play with them outside and make sure they are taken care of well. She enjoys taking them to dog parks, taking th... (more)"

10. Lamecia

A Sweet Fur baby Lover ??

St.Louis, MO, 63134

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have experience with both cats and dogs I love animals I'm extremely happy when I'm with animals there are so smart and so full of love I know ho... (more)

11. Andrea

Best dog sitter around!

Hillsboro, IL, 61938

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Great last minute care for our pets on holidays. (more)"

Confirmed availability
This weekend
12. Hannah

Flexible hours and lover of dogs!

Edwardsville, IL, 62025

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We used Hannah when our boxer was only a couple of months old. Daisy, our boxer, was sick and we didn't want her to be in the kennel around other dogs so we ... (more)"

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13. Ethan

I’ll care for dogs like my own.

Glen Carbon, IL, 62034

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ethan takes wonderful care of our two Italian Greyhounds. One is blind and the other a puppy. Ethan is kind and patient with our pets. (more)"

14. Ellie

Pets Stay awhile&leave with a smile

Virden, IL, 62690

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hello! I have been around for cats and dogs most of my life! I love keeping any and all pets I care for happy and comfortable. I have an open 2 acr... (more)

15. Cheri

Fur Baby Lover

Hazelwood, MO, 63042

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Cheri is an excellent care giver to all animals, not only dogs! Cheri spoils her own dog and will always stop and talk to any dogs passing by. I highly reco... (more)"

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16. Lamar

Dog's best friend...

Fairview heights, IL, 62208

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

About: I'm attentive and caring. I'm not scared for the playful pup and I can chill with the party doggie. I have had all types of breeds, and like to lea... (more)

Confirmed availability
4th of July
17. Nissa

Walkin rover all over!

Troy, IL, 62294

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"She has always been a lover of all animals big or small and wants to care and protect them anyway she can. She can be trusted with all animals and is very lo... (more)"

Confirmed availability
This weekend
18. Emry's

I'll engage with the dogs

St.louis, MO, 63114

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have had a dog all my life I worked in a dog daycare center called the watering bowl, where I have to groom, clean, interact,play with all dogs I... (more)

19. Rachel

Available full-time all summer

Glen Carbon, IL, 62034

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I don't personally own a dog, unfortunately, but I have in the past. I can't have any other animals in the house because my cat is afraid of them. ... (more)

20. Andrea

Andrea S.'s Home

Franz Park, St Louis, MO, 63139

Drop-In Visits

About: I have cared for a number of dogs in my life and have also assisted in guiding new pet parents with their newest family member including training, ... (more)


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

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