Dog Boarding in Capitol East, Des Moines, IA

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1. Marisa

Small/Medium Dogs/Home Full Time

Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA, 50315

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Marisa is wonderful! We feel very fortunate to have found her. Our dog, Doug is a rescue and sometimes needs time to get comfortable in a new place. But it d... (more)"

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President's Day
2. Sydney

Large Fenced Yard and a Friend!

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50322

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Our Lab Osa, enjoyed her stay. She got along well with Sydney's dog Louis. Osa seemed very comfortable when I left her and she was having fun in the back yar... (more)"

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3. Cara

Active-fenced yd-3 friendly pups <3

Lower Beaver, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"I couldn't have been more happy with Pennys stay! She came home exhausted! Cara kept me updated through out her stay and Penny looked like she was so happy! ... (more)"

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4. Amanda

Fun Family Lots of love & snuggles

Des Moines, IA, 50317

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"This was my first rover experience and it couldn’t have gone better! Amanda was so nice to us and our dog and sent frequent updates on how the stay was going... (more)"

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5. Heather

Home in the evening-fenced yard.

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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"Heather took great care of our 14 year old lab mix. She was attentive to all the details of our old dog's care and easy to communicate with. Highly recommended! (more)"

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6. Danielle

Danielle's Doggie Dates

Woodland Heights, Des Moines, IA, 50312

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

"Such relief to have found reliable caring sitters. Stella has new friends, both 2 and 4 legged, but best of all she’s not home alone for hours. (more)"

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7. Valerie

Veterinarian Assistant/Dog Groomer

Union Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

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

"Great, quick communication. Wanted our dog on short notice and even let us drop off super early in the morning. We can tell Nola was well cared for with Vale... (more)"

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President's Day
8. Brianna

Just as playful as your pups!

East Village, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Happy dog=Happy people. Brianna is wonderful! She is super friendly and responsible. She is completely on top of it with confirming the meet and greet and... (more)"

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9. Jeanine

Fun & Pampered Pups-my specialty

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50311

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"Jeanine was the perfect dog sitter. She kept us updated every day on what Harley was doing. Jeanine treated our dog was her own. I highly recommend her and... (more)"

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10. Logan

Taking care of dogs is my passion

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314

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

"Logan is wonderful with dogs. She has tons of experience with all kinds of dogs and has watched my lab several times. She shows great care for the dogs she... (more)"

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President's Day
11. Alandria

Full-time ,I love animals

Accent, Des Moines s, IA, 50317

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

"Alandria was able to watch my dog last minute for the holidays. She sent many photos of my dog and is always there with him. She is so kind and caring. We de... (more)"

12. Kate

Puppy Date with Kate

Accent, Des Moines, IA, 50317

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

"Kate is an awesome dog sitter! We went on vacation for a week and needed someone to watch our five-month-old golden doodle. We weren't keen on using a boardi... (more)"

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13. Summer

Snuggles for your fur baby!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Summer S. would be a great dog walker! she is A very loving, down to earth women with a special love for animals. She is very trustworthy, responsible and mo... (more)"

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14. Sarah

One acre fenced yard with dog door!

South Park, Des Moines, IA, 50315

Dog Boarding

"My dog had a wonderful time and was treated just like part of the family. So many extra acts of kindness were made while we were separated from our dog whil... (more)"

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15. Corey

Huge fenced in yard

Des Moines, IA, 50317

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I would definitely recommend Corey to anyone wanting a kind and caring guy to pet sit. I've known him for 22+ years and for the past 16 he's been the best f... (more)"

16. Christina

Large fenced yard with dog leashes.

Accent, Des Moines, IA, 50317

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

"Christina was absolutely amazing with Rocky and Riley. Looking forward to future visits and loved seeing the pictures of how my boys were doing while I was... (more)"

17. Pamela

I’ve always loved dogs!!!

Des Moines, IA, 50309

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Pamela was great! She watched our pup when we went out of town for the weekend. She sent updates and pictures, and responded quickly to any messages we sent... (more)"

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18. Kristina

Animal lover with flexible schedule

Highland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

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

"I've used Kristina as a dog sitter and was very satisfied. As long as I've known her(25 years) she has shown a care for animals of all kinds. I can honestly ... (more)"

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19. Amber

Trusted nanny by day

Indianola Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50315

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amber has watched our dog several times for a weekend or more and has always been great. I would highly recommend her she is very nice and reasonable. (more)"

20. Josh

Morning walks and fenced back yard.

Des Moines, IA, 50315

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

"Josh and his significant other were wonderful to work with. We were able to schedule a meet and greet before to check out their house and make sure our dogs ... (more)"

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