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Drop-In Visits in Ankeny

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

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1. Liesl

Flexible Job, Dog Lover & Runner!

Ankeny, IA, 50023

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Liesl was amazing! She was very professional, our dogs enjoyed her company, and she provided timely updates everyday she visited. We will certainly be contac... (more)"

2. Mikayla

Proud Corgi Dog Mom

Johnston, IA, 50131

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

"Mikayla was wonderful! She took amazing care of our fur balls. She gave great feedback while visiting and was punctual and professional. We will absolutely b... (more)"

3. Brooke

Experienced Dog Lover - large yard

Ankeny, IA, 50023

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

"We did an extended drop in with Brooke & it went great! She took wonderful care of our 2 dogs & sent us a picture update which was appreciated. We felt very... (more)"

4. Melissa

More dog photos than anything

Ankeny, IA, 50021

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have three dogs. Those three dogs mean more to me than anything as well as every other dog I come in contact with. I work full-time for the Post ... (more)

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
5. Katelyn

Big yard, plently of exercise!

Ankeny, IA, 50021

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

About: I have volunteered at the animal rescue league for years and have always own pets of my own. Growing up, I had every pet you could think of! I also... (more)

6. Nora

Home full-time & willing to travel

Ankeny, IA, 50023

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

"Nora has watched my black lab and Yorkie mix on multiple occasions for a weekend while I was out of town. She has been around dogs her whole life and is comf... (more)"

7. Lori

We love furry friends!!!

Ankeny, IA, 50023

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"Lori, Was excellent. The moment my 2 dogs met her, they were instantly in love with her. I appreciated the pictures she sent that let me know the dogs were ... (more)"

8. Jen

In the summer I am home full time.

Ankeny, IA, 50023

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

About: Giving my dog the necessary activity he needs every day is always a priority to me. My basset hound/huskey Mickey loves having play dates with neig... (more)

9. Alexis

I love brushing and cuddling dogs!

Des Moines, IA, 50313

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

About: I love all dogs, I have always had a dog or helped take care of a dog since I was 7 years old. I am now 22. I work at Buffalo Wild Wings in ankeny ... (more)

Available this weekend
10. Lexi

Lexi's pet services!

Ankeny, IA, 50023

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lexi did a great job with Jazz and Kipper. She communicated their care well and they were happy/healthy dogs when we came home. Thanks for the amazing care... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
11. Peytan

You can’t do it? Let me!

Ankeny, IA, 50021

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Peytan has watched my babies for years, and at times, I’m sure it has tested her limits. I have terriers, and they are often times WILD. She has been peed o... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
12. Selena

It's Like a Vaca for Your Fur Baby!

Ankeny, IA, 50023

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

"Selena watched my two pups when I went on vacation. She treated them wonderfully, took them on walks and played fetch for hours, which my lab absolutely love... (more)"

13. Samantha

Dog Park Fanatic

Ankeny, IA, 50023

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Samantha is very patient but firm when taking care of her fur babies. She works with them and uses positive reinforcement. I have seen her with her own as we... (more)"

Available this weekend
14. Lisa

Miss having a dog in my life!

Ankeny, IA, 50023

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Lisa has always been an amazing dog caregiver. She has raised, trained, and cared for family dogs of her own for the last 20 years. I'm always comfortable le... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
15. Jenna

Available almost all the time!

Ankeny, IA, 50023

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have been around dogs my entire life, and currently have a 1 1/2 year old dachshund and 6 month old lab. I have pet sat for many neighbors and fr... (more)

16. Jill and Tim

Loving and Attentive Dog Mom

Ankeny, IA, 50021

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jill did an awesome job taking care of my dog Gino overnight, took him on a walk as requested and they ended up playing outside in their fenced in backyard a... (more)"

17. Mike

I've had dogs all my life lovethem

Ankeny, IA, 50023

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have a very pet friendly home, and my kids are a huge help with every aspect of caring for other people's pets. I've had dogs nearly my whole lif... (more)

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
18. Elizabeth

Home full time with trails!!

Ankeny, IA, 50023

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

"You're such a wonderful, loving person Beth. This was the first week in a long time that I didn't have to worry about rushing home to let Jade out. And I d... (more)"

19. Ashley

I am flexible and love dogs!

Ankeny, IA, 50023

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ashley has taken care of my golden several times, and she is great with him! Ashley is very trustworthy, respectful and so caring! When ever we have needed s... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
20. Alexa

Love dogs more than most people!

Ankeny, IA, 50021

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alexa is a kind and warm person with humans and with pets. She has taken care of my dog on numerous occasions and my little Daisy Mae is absolutely in love ... (more)"


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