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Find cat sitters in Chicago, IL that you’ll love

359 cat sitters are listed in Chicago, IL

The average rate is $16/hr as of May 2024

The average experience for nearby cat sitters is 3 years

Cat sitters in Chicago, IL

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Aatika S.


Chicago, IL

$20/hr4 yrs exp

Cat Lover With Good Vibes

Hired by 2 families in your neighborhood

I have 4+ experience with cat sitting and have two cats of my own. My cats are very friendly with others. I am good at cleaning and enjoy playing with cats as well. I am a huge cat lover and just currently graduated from college! I have experience giving oral medication, (pills and liquid through a dropper), as well applying...
Aatika can also help with: Pet sitting, grooming, boarding, pet transportation
5.0
"Very responsive and dependable. Sent pictures of my pets while I was gone. Would definitely hire again."

Stephanie B.

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Amanda M.


Chicago, IL

$20-25/hr2 yrs exp

Cat And Dog Sitter Available For The Summer

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Hello! I am available to cat and dog sit during the summer while you are away and need someone to check in on your kitties or dogs. I have two cats whom I love with all my heart, and a cuddly old dog who is living with us at the moment. I am caring, reliable, and gentle. I sometimes need a cat sitter myself so I know how...
Amanda can also help with: Pet walking, pet sitting, administration of medicine
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Ilana M.


Chicago, IL

$25/hr3 yrs exp

Must Love Dogs (and Cats Too)!

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I have grown up with cats and dogs all my life; at one point we had 5 cats and 2 dogs! In high school I worked at a doggy daycare for 2 years and later on in college I began pet sitting and boarding. As a clinical therapist, I would describe myself as caring and compassionate which I think are also good qualities for caring for...
Ilana can also help with: Pet walking, pet transportation, pet sitting
5.0
"Ileana was great! We needed someone on short notice who who could provide some early morning walks and we made the right choice! Our two large boys were in great hands and she really saved the day - hire her!"

Rich H.

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Blake N.


Chicago, IL

$12-17/hr7 yrs exp

Accommodating And Responsible Cat Lover

I have had three cats in my adult life that I dearly loved. I've cat sat for friends' kittens, young or old cats for many years. Specifically, I have great game playing skills for cats. Whether it's a cat walker or a ball, I can get a lot of cats exercising through play. I am great at nail clipping, grooming, and learning about...
Blake can also help with: Pet transportation, pet sitting, grooming, administration of medicine
5.0
"Blake is a clear communicator and easy to work with. I was particularly impressed by his creativity in getting my cats to be more active, as well as his talent for trimming nails. I would highly recommend Blake for cat care. "

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Lace M.


Chicago, IL

$15-25/hr5 yrs exp

Dog And Cat Sitter

Hired by 5 families in your neighborhood

I love animals and have been taking care of dogs and cats for 10 years. I am able to dog sit and cat sit in your home and stay overnight if needed.
Lace can also help with: Pet walking, pet sitting
5.0
"Lace was wonderful with our sweet, old pup! She stayed at our house for a week and made us feel like our dog was well taken care of and safe. She administered pills, cleaned up any messes, and kept us updated along the way. Will definitely hire her again!"

Jessica B.

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Sarah F.


Chicago, IL

$10-15/hr

Experienced Dog/Cat Sitter In Gold Coast

I have experience with babysitting, dog sitting, and am CPR certified. I grew up having dogs and my step-dad is a small animal vet so I know how to properly care for all types of animals. I love every type of dog and am willing to go on walks/runs. I also have a dog park attached to my building if people are interested.
Sarah can also help with: Pet sitting, pet walking, pet transportation
5.0
"Sarah has pet sit for me many times. My dog Mose is special needs (half blind and fully deaf). Sarah is patient, kind and loving. She pays close attention to his needs and is incredible about staying on his routine. I would have Sarah pet sit again any time!"

Natalie M.

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Sofia M.


Chicago, IL

$17-27/hr7 yrs exp

Friendly Pet Sitter/Walker!

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I have 7 years of experience working in customer service. Also, I've always been an animal lover and have casually worked for families in the neighborhood. I can help with pet walking and pet sitting. I have the most experience with cats and dogs. However, I also have rabbits and am comfortable pet sitting them as well. I love...
Sofia can also help with: Pet sitting, pet walking
5.0
"Sofia was helpful, kind, followed our embarrassingly long list of instructions incredibly well and gave updates the entire time. Wonderful hire, she will be our go-to in our new neighborhood."

Zach H.

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Erika M.


Chicago, IL

$20-30/hr9 yrs exp

Pet Care For You Vacation Needs Or Emergency Situations.

Hired by 11 families in your neighborhood

I will also walk your dog until all your "business" is finished. Waste pick up, of course. Cold weather, rain, snow, heat, I will be there for your pet. Long walks are not an issue. I have one dog, a Pit bull named Thor. We rescued him in July of 09. *Fish care per your instruction. *Cats, I love them. Liter box cleaned every...
Erika can also help with: Pet walking, pet sitting
5.0
"Erika has worked for our family for 3 years now. She is our housekeeper, cleaning our house, doing the laundry, running errands, and house/pet sitting our 14-year old cockapoo when we're away. She is totally trustworthy and dependable, does a great job with a...

Helene S.

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Kimberly R.


Chicago, IL

$10-15/hr1 yrs exp

Pet Lover In The City

I have owned Cats my whole life and currently own 4 cats and 1 dog. I provide dog sitting in your own home. I love dogs and cats of all sizes and ages. Can also perform baths and light grooming.
Kimberly can also help with: Pet transportation, pet walking, administration of medicine, pet sitting, daily feeding
5.0
"Kimberly is passionate and caring, she makes you feel like family immediately."

Tia E.

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Annesley C.


Chicago, IL

$10-15/hr8 yrs exp

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I provide pet-sitting and dog walking in your own home. I am a dog (and cat) lover and I will treat your animals with the same love and care I treat my own!
Annesley can also help with: Pet sitting, pet walking, pet transportation
5.0
"Annesley is kind, friendly and dependable. She is everything someone looks for in a dog sitter. I have had many dog sitters over the years and she is the best we have ever had. She exceeded every expectation. I highly recommend Annesley!! "

Jennifer S.

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Lisett R.


Chicago, IL

$10-18/hr2 yrs exp

Pet Sitter

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Have two wonderful dogs at home, a cocker spaniel/ chihuahua mix and a German Shepard. I have experience walking, staying overnight, and giving medicine to dogs. I have experience with cats and feeding fish.
Lisett can also help with: Pet walking, pet sitting, boarding
5.0
"Lisett is a good, honest, reliable baby sitter that I hired. I would recommend her."

Gina N.

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Meghan S.


Chicago, IL

$18-28/hr2 yrs exp

Pet Care Provider

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

I absolutely love animals and would love to care for your pets. I have had dogs and cats growing up and feel confident in my ability to care for animals, walk them, or just show them love and attention! I love animals of all sizes and ages, but prefer to provide animal sitting in your own home. Unfortunately my lease does not...
Meghan can also help with: Pet sitting, pet walking
5.0
"Meghan was very passionate and responsible during her watch over my 2 yr old when I had to be away from home temporarily for a conference. She constantly updated me on how my son was doing. Very trustworthy!"

Tony P.

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Veronica A.


Chicago, IL

$25/hr6 yrs exp

The Kind Of Care Your Pets Deserve

Hired by 31 families in your neighborhood

My name is Veronica. I've been pet sitting for 6 years and I am also a veterinary technician been in the field for 5 years. I currently work at an emergency veterinary hospital that sees dogs, cats and exotics. I'm very experienced in caring for all species. I have the experience to care for animals that need the extra care. I'm...
Veronica can also help with: Pet walking, boarding, pet transportation, administration of medicine, pet sitting
Skills:

Red Cross Pet First Aid Certified

5.0
"I've worked with Veronica multiple times now and she always does a stellar job taking care of my cat while I'm away! She is punctual and sends the most lovely photos each day so I know that she is doing well. Cannot recommend her enough!"

Julia G.

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Missi K.


Chicago, IL

$11-21/hr4 yrs exp

Animal Lover!

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Hi! My name is Missi. I am 23 years old and aside from serving, I love doing jobs involving pet care. I am passionate about caring for animals, & have had such a huge love for them since I was a child. I have experience training and walking dogs through a local animal shelter that I have volunteered with for 2 years now. I grew...
Missi can also help with: Pet transportation, pet walking, grooming, pet sitting, dog training, boarding & more
5.0
"Missi sent me daily updates of my pet Mollie and she ensured to ask me questions if she was unsure of something regarding Mollie's care. She is a delightful person, and gives the best love and care to my baby. She also stayed with Mollie and walked her and made...

Isa S.

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Tavion D.


Chicago, IL

$16-50/hr6 yrs exp

Part-Time Dog Sitter & Walker

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Hi, I'm Tavion (but you can call me Tavi). I grew up with animals my whole life. I have a passion for pets of all sizes and species. I am excited to be able to help you by caring for your pets while you are away. Your babies will be cared for and loved just as if they were my own. I'm looking forward to meeting you and your...
Tavion can also help with: Pet sitting, grooming, pet walking
5.0
"Her overall care for Rico was amazing, she made sure he was walked on time fed on time, and even played with him. When it was cold she made sure he had his coat and boots on to make sure he wasn’t cold and when it is warm she takes him in longer walks to enjoy the...

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Maureen D.


Chicago, IL

$20-25/hr9 yrs exp

Reliable And Flexible House And Pet Sitter

I have been pet and house sitting for about 10 years. I have great references and I'm happy to either stay in your home or visit a few times a day- whichever is easiest for you. I've volunteered at an animal shelter so I have experience with all kinds of dogs and cats.
Maureen can also help with: Administration of medicine, pet sitting, pet walking
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Emily G.


Chicago, IL

$15-20/hr10 yrs exp

Dog Walker/Sitter + Other Pet Care!

Hired by 13 families in your neighborhood

*Fully vaccinated *Own small, medium, & large crates I currently am "parent" to a sweet guinea pig named Praline. I grew up with my family's dog, and have professional experience with all kinds of pets as well; I worked at a dog day care for a few years where I would supervise up to 25 dogs at a time playing in a yard! I have...
Emily can also help with: Pet walking, pet sitting, boarding, administration of medicine
Skills:

Bonded and insured

5.0
"Emily is the greatest! It’s obvious she cares deeply for not only our dog that she walks several times a week, but also our two cats who are always excited to greet her at the door. I can not recommend her more highly. Thanks, Emily!! "

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Katherine B.


Chicago, IL

$16-23/hr7 yrs exp

Experienced & Enthusiastic Pet-Sitter

Additionally, I provide pet-sitting/dog walking services. I grew up with both cats and dogs and consider myself an animal lover at heart. I've provided pet care for a number of family members and friends, and come with excellent reviews! Please Note: Due to restrictions at my apartment building, I am only able to petsit at your...
Katherine can also help with: Pet walking, pet sitting
5.0
"Katherine is an animal enthusiast. She and I have been friends for years and she is the only person I trust to watch my cat while I am away on vacation. She is a cat owner herself and has grown up around cats and dogs, and is very well versed in caring for both....

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Grace B.


Chicago, IL

$15-20/hr3 yrs exp

Hired by 1 family in your neighborhood

Hi my name is Grace! I primarily do childcare but I also have pet sat on the side. I love going on walks, interacting with the pet and playing, feeding , as well as house sitting. I have a reliable vehicle for transportation. I am comfortable caring for dogs, cats, and fish.
Grace can also help with: Pet transportation, pet walking, pet sitting
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Julia W.


Chicago, IL

$20-25/hr2 yrs exp

I have had dogs of my own my entire life. I currently have a 1-year-old great pyrenees and two cats. I have experience dog sitting for my neighbors throughout my life as well. I have also worked at a dog groomers washing dogs. I will care for dogs of all sizes and ages. I can also care for cats. I am able to meet a variety of...
Julia can also help with: Pet transportation, administration of medicine, pet sitting, boarding, pet walking

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Recent cat sitter reviews from local pet parents in Chicago, IL

Aatika S.

5.0

Very responsive and dependable. Sent pictures of my pets while I was gone. Would definitely hire again.

- Stephanie B.

Ilana M.

5.0

Ileana was great! We needed someone on short notice who who could provide some early morning walks and we made the right choice! Our two large boys were in great hands and she really saved the day - hire her!

- Rich H.

Blake N.

5.0

Blake is fantastic with our pup, Shallot! My partner and I have used Blake's services for walking and day care several times and Shallot absolutely loves him, which is saying a lot since Shallot is very discerning about his humans. We know we can depend on Blake to be reliable and responsive,...

- Denton W.

Lace M.

5.0

Lace was wonderful with our sweet, old pup! She stayed at our house for a week and made us feel like our dog was well taken care of and safe. She administered pills, cleaned up any messes, and kept us updated along the way. Will definitely hire her again!

- Jessica B.

Sarah F.

5.0

Sarah has pet sit for me many times. My dog Mose is special needs (half blind and fully deaf). Sarah is patient, kind and loving. She pays close attention to his needs and is incredible about staying on his routine. I would have Sarah pet sit again any time!

- Natalie M.

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Average Rating4.8 / 5

Cat Sitters in Chicago, IL are rated 4.8 out of 5 stars based on 203 reviews of the 359 listed cat sitters.