Wag The Tail-Chicago

where happiness is measured in wagging tails


Dog Walking Business

Bird and Small Animal Care - $15 (only $5.00 if done with any Dog, Cat, or Home Service call)

     Each visit is tailored to your pets specific needs.

Senior Dog with Special Needs (applies to Petsitting Overnight) - $10 added to Petsitting

Pet Taxi

     One-way trip - $20

     Round trip - $30

Other services

Going out of town and worried about leaving your house, condo, or apartment unattended?  We also provide in-home services to give you peace of mind while you are away.

All home visits may include:

     * making sure lights are on/off

     * making sure alarms are on/off

     * retrieval of mail (if requested)

     * plant care (if requested)

Home safety visit - $25

​House sitting overnight - $60 (includes up to 4 visits/walks during the day)

Home safety and house sitting services

All cat visits include:

    * date and time of the visit

    * tender loving care

May include (upon request):

    * cleaning / refreshing water

    * feeding

    * cleaning / changing litter, and

    * basic medications (if needed, required)

Standard visit of 30 minutes - $15

1 hour visit - $ 25


All dog visits include:

    * date and time of the visit

    * tender loving care

    * treat (if requested to give upon completion of walk, reward for doing their "duty")

    * weather related preparation (i.e. coat, boots/paw protection, etc.)

May include (upon request):

    * cleaning / refreshing water

    * feeding, and

    * basic medications

Standard walk (approximately 10-14 minutes) - $13

Longer walks (between 15-30 minutes) - $15

Each additional dog - $1


  • We provide service outside of regular business hours.  
  1. standard rate of $15 for visit/walks that are 14 minutes or less
  2. a rate of $18 is for services before and after regular business hours 10 am - 5 pm Monday through Friday as well as for Saturday / Sunday services.  Our service hours are 8 am - 8 pm for any visits.  Our pet-sitting and house-sitting service hours are from 7 pm - 8 am.
  • Holiday rates are as follows:
  1. For a weekend prior to a holiday (i.e. Memorial Day), a rate of $20 for any visit/walk.
  2. For a visit on a holiday (see list of holidays observed below) will be $25 for any visit/walk.
  • Our business holidays:

​​          New Year's Day, Presidents Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day,

          Thanksgiving, Day after Thanksgiving, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year's Eve

Wag The Tail-Chicago offers a full range of services.  Primarily our clients need us Monday through Friday, however, we do provide services on weekends and holidays. These are provided via reservations only.  Whether you are at work or going out of town, we will provide professional quality services to make sure you and your furry family member(s) are at ease with one of our trusted pet care team members.

Regular business hours are 10:00 am - 5:00 pm (Monday - Friday)

Rates and services