Dog Walker – Palatine and Arlington Heights – Weekdays 10am-3pm


Are you ready to wake up excited to go to work each day? 

Tailchasers is looking for a part-time enthusiastic and dependable dog walker who is available Monday – Friday from 10a – 3p with reliable personal transportation. 

You have the rare opportunity to secure a well established dog walking route with Tailchasers, a leader in the pet care industry!

Every member of our fantastic team receives

Animal behavior training and the experience you need to advance your pet care career



Pet first aid certification

Freedom to work independently

Promotions and performance BONUSES

Liability insurance, bonding, and workmans compensation for your protection


This position works well for

Servers, artists, drivers of many sorts, retail workers, dog trainers, college students, musicians, tutors, and fit retirees.


Walking, feeding, watering, and keeping dogs safe and secure.

Communicating via smartphone using our company app.

Walking your regularly scheduled doggie friends on your route from 10 am until 3 pm Monday through Friday.

Some essential job requirements

US citizen or legally authorized to work in the US

21 years of age or older

Able to pass a background check

Local full-time resident of our service area

Comfortable handling both large and small dogs

Able to lift 50 lbs without assistance

Able to commit to this position for six months from the date of hire

Available all weekdays from 10 am to 3 pm

Comfortable walking in various elements, such as rain, snow, and hot weather

Possess your own reliable transportation

Have a smartphone with a strong data plan

Must be 21 years of age or older and live within 8 miles of Arlington Heights. 

How Much Can I Make?

Each walk is 20 – 30 minutes in duration. You will be paid $9-$10 per walk. A new walker can expect to start off earning $200-$300 per week with room for increased earnings as more clients are assigned to your route.

Our staff says that it is the “BEST JOB EVER”!

Tailchasers has been a leader in the pet care industry since 2004, and we offer management support and thorough training to make sure you feel confident in your ability to care for the pets on your route. 

We have the most fantastic staff in the industry, and we cant wait to welcome you to our team!

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