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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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Winnie enjoys her stay. Victoria took great care of her.
Absolutely love the frequent pictures that I received from Rosa. Additionally, it was easy to tell that she was taking great care of Jaxson for the week I was gone. Thanks for the help!!
Bianca was great! Jojo loves to play with her dogs and Bianca gives jojo alone time and her own walks too! Highly recommend!
Yamina did an amazing job watching my doggie and I wasn t worried about leaving her at all because I knew Fiona was right at home. I m so happy to have a new reliable sitter for the future!
super communicative + supportive throughout boarding. yelleaux was well taken care of. thanks again matt!
Great job with Zoey, always book Marina when she s available.
Guillermo did an amazing job. Boho seem to be really happy at his place. Thanks!
My dogs return home from Marina s like they just got done with a vacation.
Winnie was safe and in great hands with Jaime! Jaime even picked her up the first day which was super convenient!
Cristian was incredible. He was punctual, communicative, kind, and so so sweet with my pet. I would recommend him over and over. Thanks, Cristian
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In December each year, Animal Care League holds a highly-anticipated Holiday Bazaar at its training facility in Oak Park. This annual fundraiser should be your first port of call for all your holiday shopping needs, with the chance to buy presents for your pet, gifts for family and friends, grrr-eat décor, jewelry, delicious baked goods, and a whole lot more! Ther’s even the op-paw-tunity to get your picture taken with Santa — the whole family is welcome, including your furry friend! All proceeds support Animal Care League’s efforts to help local homeless animals, so make sure you don’t miss this wonderful annual event.
PAWS Chicago 5K
If you like dogs, you’ll undoubtedly love the PAWS Chicago 5K, which happens to be the windy city’s largest dog-friendly event! Dog lovers and their canine companions are invited to step out into the June sunshine each year to tackle this 5K walk/run, with all proceeds benefiting PAWS Chicago’s efforts to save the lives of homeless pets. As well as the fun and family-friendly main event, all two- and four-legged participants can expect a whole lot more entertainment on the day. Highlights include live music, food and drinks, free giveaways, and grrr-eat prizes for the top fundraisers, so it’s a paw-some day out for you and your fur-kid to enjoy together!
Chicago Pet Show
Looking for a new pet or just looking for ideas on how you can improve your delightful dog’s quality of life? You might find exactly what you’re looking for at the Chicago Pet Show, held in April at the Oak Lawn Pavilion. The show aims to bring people and pets together through rescue and education, so you can expect to learn plenty about some paw-some local rescue groups and also about how to give your pooch the best-quality care. You can enjoy the many demonstrations and canine entertainment, discounts on a host of grrr-eat pet products, and information about a stack of other local pet services. Best of all, this event is totally dog-friendly!
A dog-friendly event run to benefit a very good cause, Mutt Strut lets you and your pooch strut your stuff to support homeless animals. Held in September at Maple Park, this paw-some fundraiser benefits Animal Care League and its efforts to save the lives of homeless pets. You and your pooch can enjoy a relaxing stroll with plenty of other dog lovers and their canine companions, and there’s heaps more for you and your fur-kid to see and do on the day. Highlights include canine massages, fun pet contests, food, live music, and a pet-acular post-walk party that will have all strutters raising the woof through the morning and into the afternoon!
What could possibly be better than a woof-tastic beach party with your dog? How about if simply by attending you would be raising funds to help animals in need? That’s the basic premise of the PAWS Chicago Beach Party, which is held each July at Castaways North Avenue Beach. This summer celebration sees 500 luau guests and their furry friends paw-ty the night away to raise money for PAWS Chicago. You and your pet can join hundreds of other animal lovers and their dogs while you sip frozen cocktails, eat a delicious dinner, bid on live and silent auctions, dance the night away, and generally enjoy the best that a Chicago summer has to offer. Sounds grrr-eat, huh?
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