Pet Sitting & Drop In Visits in Baxter, IA

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

1. Shauna

Prior Vet Assistant Can Help!

Newton, IA, 50208

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Shauna is very good with all animals. She knows how to pay attention to cues they give off so she can give them the best care and attention. If needed she is... (more)"

2. Jayme

I love furry family members!

Prairie City, IA, 50228

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I am a self-proclaimed animal lover. I've owned dogs for over 12 years and volunteer with the Animal Rescue League. I've also taken some informal d... (more)

3. Lauren

I love going on walks!

Grinnell, IA, 50112

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lauren is so caring and compassionate with all types of animals! She takes care of her pooch, Kango, and cat, Morgan Freeman, with all of the love. She also ... (more)"

4. Drew

I'm a veterinarian!

Pleasant Hill, IA, 50327

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

1 repeat client

"Drew is professional, prompt, and responsible. I feel at ease knowing Drew is taking my dog out during the day and taking time to play with her and give her... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
5. Mackenzie

Come, Sit, and Stay with me!

Ames, IA, 50014

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Mackenzie has cared for and loved our dogs for many years. She will provide a safe and caring environment while allowing your pet to have fun and maybe learn... (more)"

6. Holli

Experienced Pre-Vet Student

Ames, IA, 50012

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Holli does an excellent job with my four dogs! She is always quick to respond if I need anything and her schedule is pretty flexible. I'm so grateful I found... (more)"

7. Nicole

Pet Lover

Des Moines, IA, 50320

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Nicole watched our 3 cats over Christmas. She was quick to respond to our inquiries for care and the cats took to her immediately! She was flexible with obta... (more)"

8. Mikayla

House sit, walk and play with Dogs

Des Moines, IA, 50320

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hello, I am Mikayla. I loved dogs very much and would love as much time with them as possible currently don't have the space at my residence to h... (more)

9. Ellen

Flexible Hours to meet your needs

Neveda, IA, 50201

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

"You won't find a better caretaker for your dog than Ellen. She truly cares and knows how to handle every dog she meets. She has tons of experience, she com... (more)"

10. Kenni

I'll Run With Your Dog

Ames, IA, 50010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kenni is a great fur mom. They have been to puppy training class and uses those lessons daily! They are very respectful of your commands and rules for your d... (more)"

11. Cass

I love your dog like my family!

Beaverdale, Des Monies, IA, 50310

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I've never had a dog of my own, so this is a way for me to feel connected to a pup and still do good for other people! Now don't get that confused ... (more)

12. Lisa

I love dogs & being around them!

Rhodes, IA, 50234

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

"Lisa is one of the most loving dog owners I have ever known. Walks her dog every day, always takes her dog with every where. She doesn't just treat her dogs ... (more)"

13. Sara

Dog gone good sitter&house keeper

Highland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Sara is amazing with dogs. My yellow lab had a lot of health issues and she was so helpful carrying for her. She helped me find a reliable vet...and even of... (more)"

14. Mackenzie

Dog lover!

Ames, IA, 50010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"She was very nice and knowledgeable about dogs. Very flexible and worked with me for what I needed! (more)"

15. Jeremy

Major dog lover

Ankeny, IA, 50023

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have grown up with dogs all of my life and love them incredibly. I'm very flexible and familiar with various types of training and respect the o... (more)

Available this weekend
16. Zach

Experienced house and pet sitter

Beaverdale, DES MOINES, IA, 50310

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Zach was awesome! I appreciate his flexibility and his communication with me was very much appreciated! Zach was comfortable with my Akita and two cats and ... (more)"

17. Moira

Im an intern at the zoo

Ames, IA, 50014

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Moira was the best pet sitter I've ever had. She came to my house for years watching our two pets while we vacationed. Her genuine love for animals made it e... (more)"

18. zhaoxin

Cyclone dog lover

Ames, IA, 50014

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

About: Hi there, I am Lin. I love dogs and I have a cut Frenchie lives with me for 3 years, he is my best friend all time when I am in the United States i... (more)

19. Chelsey

Loves playing and caring for dogs!

Ankeny, IA, 50021

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: It will be me and my daughter caring and playing with your pet. We both love and adore dogs! We will treat them as our own and give them tons of lo... (more)

20. Kirsten

Ready on call

Accent, Des Moines, IA, 50317

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"She does a great job taking care of my Rottweilers and you know she loves them. Great sitter! She keeps them active and very happy (more)"


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