Chris the chicago dog walker

Sitter Spotlight: Chris S.

At Chicago Pet Sitters we strive for our sitters to feel like they are a part of a big family, and we want to give you the chance to see just how amazing our staff is. Today's walker spotlight is ...
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DogWalk

Selecting the Right Walking Equipment

Going for a walk around the neighborhood is a great way to bond with your dog while giving them the exercise and mental stimulation they crave. But what if the collar you are using for walks is actually creating distance ...
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Sleeping Dog

How Much Sleep Do Dogs Need?

We've always heard how important sleep is to health. Man’s best friends also require sleep as much as any man would, but the similarities end there. Because there are so many different breeds of dogs today, almost each and every ...
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Dan

Sitter Spotlight: Dan H.

At Chicago Pet Sitters we strive for our sitters to feel like they are a part of a big family, and we want to give you the chance to see just how amazing our staff is. Once a month we ...
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Roosevelt

Philanthropic Friday: Live Like Roo

We are giving you a special Philanthropic Friday today for a significant reason: Tomorrow is Live Like Roo’s WorldWide Ice Cream Social. If you haven’t heard of Live Like Roo (LLR), we’re here to introduce you to this inspiring foundation ...
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BFF Roscoe

Philanthropic Friday: Be Fido’s Friend

This month we bring you Be Fido’s Friend, a 501c3 organization founded in 2011 by a group of five animal advocates and is a 100% volunteer run, foster-based, shelter-less rescue. The group’s mission is to end the Chicagoland canine homeless ...
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Dog Grooming

Essential Dog Grooming Tips

Being a dog owner is always a challenging yet fun experience. Who can say no to dogs, right? They're the most lovable, loyal, and playful pets you'll ever have. But apart from cuddling and playing with them, dogs also have ...
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BrittP

Sitter Spotlight: Britt P.

At Chicago Pet Sitters we strive for our sitters to feel like they are a part of a big family, and we want to give you the chance to see just how amazing our staff is. We will be shining ...
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On-Demand Dog Walking

Costly Convenience of Dog Walking Apps

The dog walking industry is changing as on-demand walking apps like Wag! are becoming a household name. For many, the convenience of these apps is worth any risk that comes with it -- if you’re running late at work or ...
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Philanthropic Friday: SitStayRead

For this month’s Philanthropic Friday, we bring you SitStayRead, a nonprofit organization that places dogs in the classroom to help with Chicago’s literacy rates. SitStayRead (SSR) began 15 years ago as a small child outreach program based out of a ...
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