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Sittings take place at your home and boardings take place at your pet caregiver's home.
All pet caregivers offer pick-up and drop-off for boarding services.
Your pet caregiver will send photos and videos throughout the service in addition to a thorough report card.
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Wag! is the nation's fastest-growing network of vetted and background checked pet sitters, overnight boarding, dog walkers, dog trainers, and even virtual vet chat. Schedule ahead for pet care while you are away, or book on-demand pet care during the workday. In minutes you can book a nearby dog sitter, daycare provider, or dog walker, who'll take complete care of your loved one - at their place or yours.
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Miranda was sweet and played with our pups while we were out of town for the day. She took great pics and was a big help! Would book her again
Miranda was awesome with Amoura. I will book her again for a walk.
She has been doing that
Good communication and right on time. Thanks!
Miranda was a great sitter for our dog. She followed our instructions, asked questions as needed, and sent updates and photos. We came home to a happy and well-loved pup!
Thanks!! He just gets excited for visitors :)
Thanks Jacob!!! Looks like you and Elvis had fun outside and while playing with his toys. Thanks for making sure he stayed warm! ⛄️
The best dog friendly neighborhoods in Bloomington
5K-9 Run and Walk
Each year, in conjunction with the Wishbone Canine Rescue, the city of Bloomington holds a 5K-9 run and walk. Held in the fall, this is the perfect pup-pertunity to grab your canine companion and head out for a great event! The race is held at Union Park earlier in the morning. You are able to preregister on their website for a lower cost or just sign up on the day of. Keep in mind you do need to pay a registration fee for Fido as well. After the event, be sure to hang around for their Halloween Costume Contest. You do not need to participate in the race to compete! Check out the online webpage for more details surrounding this fetching event!
Pet Costume Contest
If you are out and about looking for a scary good event to take your pupper to, be sure to stop on by That Dapper Pet Boutique and Grooming Spa. The reason to check this place out? They hold an annual Pet Costume Contest that is open to any and all pet owners and their spooky pooches! This event provides free food for pets and humans alike. This event also has a bake sale where all proceeds made will go towards helping out the Wishbone Canine Rescue. That Dapper Pet is located at 416 North Main Street for your convenience, so be sure to dress up your pup and have a Happy Howl-O-Ween!
Christmas Photo Event
That Dapper Pet Boutique, previously mentioned, is home to numerous events for dogs held throughout the year. One of their most successful events is the Christmas Photo Event! This event is held annually inside of the boutique and is a great way to make jolly good memories with your pooch. This event is highly successful and space is limited, so be sure to reserve your spot in advance. They do require a non-refundable deposit due to the high demand of getting a picture with Santa. If you have any feline friends in your family, they are welcomed as well!
Healthy Pet Expo
Just a stone's throw away from Bloomington, you will find Normal, IL. This city holds an annual event called the Bloomington/Normal Healthy Pet Expo! This event is held at the Humane Society of Central Illinois and is provided as an experience to pet owners and their fluffy companions to show you the best way to care for your friend while also having a fur-tastic time. This event has more than 20 vendors for you and your pup to check out while visiting. While there, make sure to participate in the different activities they will be holding!
After a nice long walk with your pooch, you may find yourself quite famished. Unlike some cities, Bloomington is home to a vast amount of restaurants that offer dog-friendly seating. One popular option is Anju Above, which is located at 220 East Front Street. This restaurant offers 6 pet-friendly tables on their outdoor patio! This means that while you scarf down some food, your pupper can join you at your table. The Asian eatery has a fantastic menu for you to indulge in while your canine companion hangs out by your side, so grab your pup and head over to this fur-tastic establishment!
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