House Sitting

in your home
per night

Drop-In Visits

30-minute check-ins
per visit

Dog Walking

30-minute walks
per walk
Response Rate
Response Time
Under half an hour

Traveling Preferences



  • Available
  • Unavailable
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repeat client
3 Reviews

Natasha P.
Natasha P.
Nov 13, 2018
Verified Stay

Summer has been very reliable and even was available on short notice once when I needed an extra walk for the week. She walks my 14 yo Golden most days of the week and always provides updates and photos of my dog on the walks. I can tell she enjoys spending time with my golden girl, taking different routes on their short walks from time to time. Thanks Summer!

Summer H.
Summer H.
Clara F.
Clara F.
Apr 25, 2016

Summer Hofford is a very caring and loving person. She took 2 foster cats into her home last year and took great care of them until they found permanent homes. She loves dogs and would be an awesome dog sitter!

Summer H.
Summer H.

About Summer

years of experience
  • Verified Background Check

Fun-Loving & Energetic Animal Lover

Since moving to Chicago for college in 2011 (and saying goodbye to my beloved Golden Retriever Ruby), I have been counting down the days until I can have a dog of my own! In the meantime, I have been volunteering at PAWS in their adoption center in Lincoln Park, where I help to care for dogs of all sizes and temperaments. I am currently a graduate student, and though I have class sporadically during the ...

Additional Skills
Oral Medication Administration
Can provide daily exercise

When Summer watches your pet

I live in South Loop, right across the street from Grant Park and all it has to offer!

Summer's Service Area

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