Pet Sitting in Great Lakes

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

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1. Janelle Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Compassionate Canine+Cat Caretaker!

Gurnee, IL, 60031

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Janelle is very reliable efficient and friendly to my 2 cats. I was pleased that she also voluntarily offered to get my job. I will continue to use her (more)"

2. Christy Verified Background Check

Loving Dog Mom

Gurnee, IL, 60031

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

"Christy gave special care and attention to my senior dog. She was this little dog's, who had gone through many changes in a short time, first pet sitter and i… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
3. Bryan Verified Background Check

Every pet deserves love!

Waukegan, IL, 60085

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

About: Hello my name is Bryan Martinez! I’m 18 years old who loves to take care of dogs! I currently live with my mom, one sister, and two brothers. They fo… (more)

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4. Janette Verified Background CheckRover 101

Where small dogs are top dog!’

Green Oaks, IL, 60048

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

"Janette was absolutely incredible! She accepted 2 drop in visits at the very last minute and was wonderful with my dog. She kept me in the loop with updates an… (more)"

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5. Rose Verified Background Check

A personalized pooch experience :)

Lake Forest, IL, 60045

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Rose was very good with my jack russell, Benny. I had her sitting for me while I went away for 4 nights. I left her instructions for Benny’s walk schedule as w… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
6. Uriel Verified Enhanced Background Check

Dog lover! All breeds welcome!

Waukegan, IL, 60085

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

About: I had experience owning a Pitbull Terrier, Chihuahua mix, Mini Pincher, and Pointer mix. I have plenty of toys to keep them entertained. SAFETY is #1… (more)

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
7. Blakely Verified Background CheckRover 101

Days won’t be ruff with me helping!

Lake Forest, IL, 60045

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Super friendly and came to meet our dogs before our first drop in. Was able to handle our 4 pups plus some feeding and medicine. Will definitely be doing this … (more)"

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8. Emma Verified Background Check

caring and responsible sitter!

Lake Forest, IL, 60045

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have owned pets for as long as I can remember— I have taken care of many dogs, large and small, 2 cats, rabbits, and parakeets! I have a lot of pet… (more)

9. Sheri Verified Background Check

1 dog, 4 kids Lots of love Here

Lake Bluff, IL, 60064

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

"Sheri was terrific! Very prompt and responsive and kept us updated with photos and texts. Highly recommend! Thanks Sheri! (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
10. Crystal Verified Enhanced Background Check

Ready for your pet

North Chicago, IL, 60064

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

"I highly recommend crystal! She watched our cat for us while we were out of town for two weeks. She would check-in with us everyday and send us pics of our cat… (more)"

11. Hannah Verified Background Check

Hi! I am friendly and available!!

Lake Forest, IL, 60045

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

"I planned a last minute trip to Europe and my main concern was "who was going to take care of my dog?" My dog was 7 months old and I was a worried dog mom for… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
12. Emily Verified Background Check

I love walks, cuddles, and energy!

Lake Bluff, IL, 60044

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emily is an awesome dog caregiver! Not only is she responsible so you won't have to worry about your pet, but she's also energetic and will play with your dog … (more)"

13. Susan Verified Background Check

I enjoy going for long walks!!!!

Lake Bluff, IL, 60044

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

About: I am fur mommy and a fur grandma!!! I have owned dogs all my life. I am taking online courses to become a certified trainer. I have 2 adult daughter'… (more)

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14. Thuy Verified Background Check

Responsible Pet Sitter/Walker

Lake Forest, IL, 60045

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Thuy would provide safe and loving care as well as great customer service for you and your pets. She has babysat for me in the past, caring for my kids and two… (more)"

15. Marlyn Verified Background CheckRover 101

Reliable and energetic dog Sitter!

Lake Bluff, IL, 60064

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Marlyn came and did a drop in visit and walked my two boys last minute on the weekend of Halloween. Some things came up and I had to leave earlier than planned… (more)"

16. Joao Pedro Verified Background Check

Pet and Exercise Lover!

Lake Forest, IL, 60045

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

"Joao will be a passionate caregiver for your dog. Joao has a dog of his own and he’ll treat your dog as his own. He is also very active so exercising your pet … (more)"

17. Logan Verified Background Check

A safe, fun and active stay!

Waukegan, IL, 60085

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

"Logan is awesome! I’ve had her watch my dog on several occasions. Copper gets excited the minute he sees her and her dog Seager. She sends me tons of photos an… (more)"

18. Eblin Verified Background Check

Dedicated to your pets with love

Great Lakes, IL, 60088

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"When I had a family emergency and had to leave town, with no one around who could dog sit for us and we couldnt afford a petsmart animal hotel stay, she immedi… (more)"

19. Maggie Verified Background Check

Super Flexible Dog Friend

Lake Bluff, IL, 60044

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Maggie is wonderful & caring! She takes such good care of my dog when we go out of town. She is responsible, reliable, loving and friendly! (more)"

20. Chantal Verified Background Check

Dog loving medical student!

Great Lakes, IL, 60068

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

"Chantal was fantastic. Our dog loved spending time with her and she gave us photo updates after each visit. Her communication throughout was outstanding. Highl… (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 Great Lakes 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 Great Lakes, 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.