House Sitting in Ames

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1. Kelsey Verified Background CheckRover 101

College Student Dog Sitter

Ames, IA, 50010

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I am a Graduate student at ISU studying Wildlife Ecology. I've been working with animals since I was 14, starting at an animal shelter. I worked at... (more)

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2. Louise Verified Background Check

Dog crazy Veterinarian

Ames, IA, 50010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Louise did such a great job with our dogs! She was very quick on communication and everything ran smoothly. We have a blind Basset Hound who isn't always th... (more)"

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3. Jalyn Verified Background CheckRover 101

Pet Sitting w/ Vet Care Experience

Ames, IA, 50014

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jalyn did amazing with my GSD puppy! She catered perfectly to him and was very helpful accommodating to my needs. He pee’s out of excitement sometimes as he’... (more)"

4. Kaitlynn Verified Background Check

Long-time dog lover w/ flexibility

Ames, IA, 50014

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kaitlynn took amazing care of Allie! Took her on a long walk and made sure she was happy while her owner's were away! Will absolutely be hiring again! (more)"

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5. Nikki Verified Background CheckRover 101

Dog lover!

Ames, IA, 50014

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Super nice and responsible. (more)"

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Thanksgiving
6. Miranda Verified Background Check

Experienced, loving, & motivated!

Ames, IA, 50014

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Miranda took such good care of my pets. It was so wonderful knowing that they were getting the best care and attention while I was gone. Addie agrees and wil... (more)"

7. Erin Verified Background Check

This is my full-time job!

Ames, IA, 50014

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Our dogs came home happy and sleepy! (more)"

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8. Sara Verified Enhanced Background Check

Flexible Schedule and Pet Lover

Ames, IA, 50014

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sara is an amazing person when it comes to taking care of dogs. Especially my little chihuahua, she made sure to look after and take care of belle( my chihua... (more)"

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9. Kylee Verified Background Check

Kylee

Ames, IA, 50014

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"It’s very natural to be skeptical who we leaves our animals with, especially when you don’t know that person. Rest assured, Kylee is one of the most caring p... (more)"

Confirmed availability
Thanksgiving
10. Mallory Verified Background Check

Experienced, full time sitter

Ames, IA, 50014

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Mallory is by far one of the best dog sitter/trainers I have ever had. She has at least 10 Years+ animal experience. Mallory is a super fun and energetic per... (more)"

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11. Elisabeth Verified Background Check

Pet lover of all sizes!

Ames, IA, 50010

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Elisabeth is great!!! My dog loves her and she took great care of him for the long weekend. She played with him and took him on several walks. He loved all o... (more)"

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12. Elaina Verified Background Check

Experienced kennel worker

Ames, IA, 50014

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Elaina is amazing! She frequently takes care of my four (!) dogs and I trust her 100%! When Elaina is with my dogs, I know that they are loved, snuggled, ear... (more)"

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13. Courtney Verified Background Check

Your dog and my dog can be friends

Ames, IA, 50014

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Courtney was able to dog sit for me on only a few hours notice. She was very quick to respond and bonded with my puppy immediately. She handled his separatio... (more)"

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14. Alex Verified Enhanced Background Check

Vet excited to meet your furbabies

Ames, IA, 50014

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Alex did a wonderful job keeping me updated on my pets while I was away. My unfriendly kitty even loved her by the end of the stay. I was great knowing they ... (more)"

15. Taylor Verified Background Check

animal science major

Ames, IA, 50010

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Taylor watched our dog for 10 days and did a great job. He was happy and healthy when we got back. She even bathed him and cut his nails for us. We would hir... (more)"

16. Brenda Verified Background CheckRover 101

I Give Attention, Love & Belly Rubs

Ames, IA, 50010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brenda stayed at our house and took care of our two dogs and three chickens. She was wonderful about sending me pictures and updates, she took the dogs for w... (more)"

17. Katie Verified Background Check

I'm a veterinary student

Ames, IA, 50010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Had a good experience with Katie. She gave me pictures and updates on my little dog everyday. I will book her again in the future. (more)"

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This weekend
18. Megan Verified Background CheckRover 101

Pre-vet student, loves all animals

Ames, IA, 50010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I refer to Megan as the “dog whisperer”. She’s never met a dog she hasn’t liked. They all LOVE her! She cares so much for animals and they know it. It really... (more)"

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19. Caitlyn Verified Background Check

College student, pet loving person

Ames, IA, 50010

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I am a 19 year old college student-athlete at Iowa State University. I have been around pets my whole life. I have two black labs back at home, and... (more)

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20. Lauren Verified Background CheckRover 101

Hard working caring animal lover!

Ames, IA, 50013

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lauren is wonderful with animals. She has helped us out countless times with our two dogs , Zoe (14) and Jackson (2). She is reliable and trustworthy. Ou... (more)"

As dog lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your pet when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect house sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted house sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a sitter who meets your - and your pet's - needs. We manually review and approve every profile on our site, and we offer tools to help you make the right decision for your pet - including background checks, sitter testimonials, community reviews. We also offer training and extra safety tools, such as the Protection Package. And we always recommend an in-person Meet & Greet so you can see that your sitter is the perfect fit for your pet. Rover is proud to be the nation's largest network of pet lovers for hire.