House Sitting

in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

30-minute walks
Response Rate
Response Time
Around an hour

Traveling Preferences



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repeat clients
16 Reviews

Sydney M.
Sydney M.
May 17, 2018
Verified Stay

Kate was wonderful! She came over to meet myself and our animals beforehand, which was very helpful and comforting. We did not have great phone service when we were out of town but Kate sent us messages and sent messages to my friend who was taking care of the animals after Kate. Everything went perfect and I would recommend her to any other dog or cat parents!

Kate M.
Kate M.
Lori D.
Lori D.
Feb 18, 2018
Verified Stay

Kate was great with my very active boys! Would recommend her and will use her in the future.

Kate M.
Kate M.
Amanda S.
Amanda S.
Jan 20, 2018
Verified Stay

Kate is always on time and gives great feedback about her drop in with our pup. Thanks!!

Kate M.
Kate M.

About Kate

years of experience
  • Verified Background Check

Animal lover and former vet tech

I've been pet sitting for families and friends off and on for about 16 years. I was a veterinary technician at an equine clinic for five years-- I'm very comfortable administering medications, bandaging wounds, cleaning up cuts and scrapes, monitoring for illnesses, etc.. on all animals. I've cared for dogs and cats of all ages, birds, reptiles, and fish--Pretty much everything over the years. I care for each pet like it is my own. If ...

What Kate would like to know about your dog

How are they in the car? How are they with other dogs? How are they around people they pass on walks? Quirks? Favorite treat? Favorite toy?

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
Senior Dog Experience
Injected Medication Administration
Can provide daily exercise

When Kate watches your pet

Long walks around the neighborhood, visits to the dog park, long walks and ball throwing at Lincoln Park.

Kate's Service Area

All stays booked on Rover receive our Rover guarantee, 24/7 support, and our reservation protection.