Doggy Day Care in Capitol East, Des Moines, IA

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Sitter Profile Image: Samantha D.
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1. Samantha D.

Rover 101
Experienced pet care - FT caretaker
Wdm, IA, 50266
9.7 mi. away
Boarding, Doggy Day Care
5.0 out of 5 stars
502 reviews
179 repeat clients
from
$52
per day
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This was Lady’s first time away from home and she had a wonderful time! The picture updates throughout the day made us feel comfortable knowing Lady was cared for and having fun with the other pups! We have already booked again!

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Sitter Profile Image: Jaden B.
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2. Jaden B.

A stay at home, pet lovin guy
Highland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313
2.3 mi. away
Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care
5.0 out of 5 stars
13 reviews
from
$16
per day
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Jaden was very nice and easy to work with. He was very quick to respond. He sent pictures during the couple hour day care. Winston was happy when we came back. Will use Jaden again.

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Sitter Profile Image: Kayla R.
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3. Kayla R.

Pets are SPOILED over here!
McKinley School, Des Moines, IA, 50309
1.6 mi. away
Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
50 reviews
12 repeat clients
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$36
per day
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Kayla is awesome. I trust no one with my puppy, I’m an extreme helicopter mom and worry constantly. She kept me updated with pictures all day which was really comforting, I always felt at ease. Her times were very flexible with my work schedule and I couldn’t be happier I left him with her! Thank you Kayla!!!

Sitter Profile Image: Jasmine S.
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4. Jasmine S.

Custom care for unique fur babies.
Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50311
5.8 mi. away
Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care
5.0 out of 5 stars
23 reviews
8 repeat clients
from
$30
per day
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Really enjoyed Jasmine's flexibility and willingness to work with our schedule! She gave great updates and our pup is tired (in the best way).So grateful she took such great care.

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Sitter Profile Image: Alexandra H.
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5. Alexandra H.

UnLEASHing quality care 💞🦮
Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310
4.6 mi. away
Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
80 reviews
16 repeat clients
from
$32
per day

Ali is always prompt and attentive, she gives my pets the love and attention they deserve. She is clearly experienced with animals, and passionate to boot. She sends me cute photos of both my cats, and confirms that they have been played with and fed as scheduled. I love having her petsit!

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6. T.j. & Stephanie F.

Dog lovers with LG fenced in yard.
Altoona, IA, 50009
5.4 mi. away
Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
21 reviews
10 repeat clients
from
$40
per day
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This was just about as easy as it gets. Dropped Kayce off with a good conversation before I left. Picked him up with another good conversation about how he did and headed home. Normally when I pick him up from doggy daycare he just goes to sleep. He seemed relaxed and not completely worn out. It was great!

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7. kristy h.

Rover 101
kristys lovin dogs boarding service
des moines, IA, 50317
4.9 mi. away
Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
114 reviews
44 repeat clients
from
$38
per day
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Kristy was great. Cleo was super happy. We did pick up and drop off for daily daycare. She was very flexible which was great as I had to emergency take care of my mom in the hospital and had a very unpredictable schedule.

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Sitter Profile Image: Madison P.
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8. Madison P.

Dogs deserve the best!
Pleasant Hill, IA, 50327
3.9 mi. away
Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
21 reviews
6 repeat clients
from
$26
per day
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Madison was an absolute gem! She was amazing at watching my puppy, kept me in the loop about how she was doing, and made sure my puppy felt loved and cared for. I can tell she truly loves dogs and enjoys being able to provide a fun, sweet place for them to be themselves and make great new dog friends!

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Sitter Profile Image: Priscilla H.
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9. Priscilla H.

Dog Loving- Expereinced owner!
Fairground, Des Moines, IA, 50317
1.4 mi. away
Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
44 reviews
16 repeat clients
from
$20
per day
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First time having my husky with her and she is so tired ! Im happy Priscilla kept me updated on her throughout the day, because I was nervous with this being her first time. Priscilla is so nice and Jojo WILL be back.

Sitter Profile Image: Cory W.
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10. Cory W.

Animal loving go getter. 🐾
Des Moines, IA, 50315
4.8 mi. away
Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
12 reviews
3 repeat clients
from
$25
per day
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Benjie had a great time with Cory! He played with the other dogs! Cory sent pics and video of Benjie! Appreciate Cory taking good care of our Benjie

Sitter Profile Image: Shaelea R.
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11. Shaelea R.

A home away from home or in home ca
Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA, 50315
3.9 mi. away
Boarding, Doggy Day Care
5.0 out of 5 stars
6 reviews
1 repeat client
from
$35
per day

Shaelea R. LOVES animals! If she sees one in need of care or abandoned, she will take it in. She saw a post of a man living in a car with 11 guinea pigs, needing a home for them, because he couldn't feed them anymore. She went and picked up all 11. She was able to safely rehome a few, she still has the rest, plus a few babies. Shaelea is very patient and caring. She has had a daycare business, in her home, for 9 years. The children and parents love her and feel safe leaving their children with her. Shaelea is very responsible and dependable. I highly recommend her!

Sitter Profile Image: Javon L.
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12. Javon L.

I listen to support and improve.
Downtown Des Moines, des moines, IA, 50309
2.5 mi. away
Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
34 reviews
14 repeat clients
from
$90
per day

About: I’m the friend that’s relied on for training support. Puppy, Senior citizen, separation anxiety to adoptee experience; 10+ years. I’m passionate about learning new training techniques, implementing, and teaching. Every dog and companion deserves to understand each other. I have a 3 year old xl breed. Every day we focus on consistency and communication. I personally focus on the individual needs specific to my companions for the best life experience. From avid exercise to slow paced walks to muscle and joint massage and even reinforcing habits that create healthy confidence. I love paying attention to body language and understanding what it means for a companion as well as the companion’s caretaker and being able to provide comfort and training techniques based off of that. I can’t wait to be a certified dog trainer and help people understand there’s no such thing as a bad or impossible breed. It’s all about understanding, communication, implementation, and consistency. My goal is to keep your companions day as regular and consistent as possible. We will be on time for walks, they will get a lot of attention, I love animal body language so I’ll be able to build a connection with your companion based on their comfortability level, and I prefer to go by your rules. I understand no dogs on couches and I also fully support couch cuddles. It’s all about your companions happiness and well being along with providing ease and comfort for you and I will make sure to provide everything you need to maintain that. I chose a neighborhood great for king walks and close to downtown for easy access to greys lake. apartment that offered a dog park for comfortable potty breaks. And being right next to greys lake offers great adventures. I can crate if required, as I crate my 2 yr old for his safety. I encourage as many “rules” and your guidance to abide by to make your companions day to day as regular and enjoyable as possible. This is all about you guys and making your lives easy and comfortable.

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Sitter Profile Image: Mackenzie W.
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13. Mackenzie W.

Caring, compassionate, reliable
Union Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313
2.4 mi. away
Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
1 review
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$25
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About: I have lived with dogs 20+ years of my life. My partner, Anthony, and I currently have 2 dogs of our own who are both rescues. Arthur is our 6 year old playful, loving lab mix and Taz is our 4 month old sassy pit mix puppy! We love caring for pets and are excited to spread the love to more doggy friends! You can count on us to be reliable, respectful, engaged, and loving to your pets. We will ensure that they get exercise and the love they need while under our care. We will make sure the environment is safe for all pets and make sure your pet has access to food and water at all times. We work from home full time and will make sure your pet has the necessary potty breaks they need and will not be left in a kennel all day long. We love dogs and are excited to provide a safe + comfortable place for your pet so you can enjoy your time away from home knowing your dog(s) is/are in good hands. Anthony and I work from home, which makes pet care fit very easily into our daily and weekly routine. We have 2 dogs of our own and we never leave them home alone longer than 4 hours. We have a partially fenced in yard. The yard is safe and a great size to give your pet ample space to run around and exercise.

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Sitter Profile Image: Maricela V.
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14. Maricela V.

I like caring for cats and dogs
McKinley School, Des Moines, IA, 50315
1.9 mi. away
Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
4 reviews
2 repeat clients
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$60
per day

About: Hello I have love animals as young as I can remember I would love to take care of your cat or dog I love walking outside I think it's very important that your dog gets lots of exercise they need to be stimulated mentally I would like to cuddle with your dog or cat, Don't hesitate to reach out to me My schedule is very flexible, I work night so I'm pretty much available during the day, I can also change my schedule to meet your 1st baby's needs I live near a trail so I can take your dog for lots of walks And I have a kennel they're more comfortable sleeping than one

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Sitter Profile Image: Charlie H.
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15. Charlie H.

Sherman Hill yard w/ 6 ft fence!
Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50309
2.7 mi. away
Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking
30 years of experience
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$25
per day

About: I have raised dogs, cats, bunnies, horses, and chickens my entire life. I currently have a Pug and a Boston Terrier, both puppies. I work from home and can provide day care, over nights, walks, pop-ins, etc. I am right down the street from Gateway so if you need a place to drop your animal off on your way to work downtown, I make a convenient drop off location. Very flexible with times. Air conditioning inside, large fully fenced backyard, and walks daily. 24/7 availability for pet care so long as we communicate in advance. I work from home and can be available based on your needs. I am available for drop off and pick up any time. There are a few times throughout the day where I will be driving my kids to and from events. We can communicate and work around those times. I also have a keypad. Animals are watched closely in the home and kept inside the fence in the backyard under supervision. When on walks animals are always on leash and are one on one with me. Separate food and water bowls are used. My yard is cleared of excrement daily. All animals must be up to date with shots and worming and flea/tick prevention.

Sitter Profile Image: Christy & Erkam N.
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16. Christy & Erkam N.

Loving dog sitters!
Southwestern Hills, Des moines, IA, 50321
3.8 mi. away
Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care
5.0 out of 5 stars
14 reviews
6 repeat clients
from
$30
per day
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My girl is currently wiped out on the couch she had so much fun with them for doggy daycare. Very communicative and kind on pick up and drop off.

Sitter Profile Image: Cindy R.
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17. Cindy R.

Grandma
Des Moines, IA, 50317
3.4 mi. away
Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
12 reviews
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$25
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Cindy was absolutely amazing with our dog! She sent tons of videos and pictures while we were gone. She gave him lots of love and made sure he felt right at home. Will for sure be using her again.

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18. Alice b.

Pet lover and adventure lover
Magnolia Park, Des Moines, IA, 50315
3.3 mi. away
Boarding, Doggy Day Care
5.0 out of 5 stars
96 reviews
28 repeat clients
from
$25
per day
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My Venus had an incredible day with two other frenchie pups! Miss Alice is so sweet and took excellent care of my baby girl while we visited Des Moines for the first time! Can't recommend her enough!

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19. Maren F.

I’ll spoil your pet with love!
Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309
1.6 mi. away
Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
12 reviews
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$40
per day

Maren is the most genuine, dog loving human I know. She has grown up with dogs, and loves to be active with her own pup back at home. Your dog would be in great hands!

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Sitter Profile Image: Michael B.
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20. Michael B.

Loving Pet Sitter, Works from Home.
Douglas Acres, Des Moines, IA, 50317
3.2 mi. away
Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
4 reviews
1 repeat client
from
$25
per day

Michael has watched my pets countless times! I always feel confident knowing my pups are in safe, kind hands with him. I would highly recommend him to sit or walk your animals. He’s got a big backyard where they can play. He has sent many pics of walks around his neighborhood as well. Give him a shot, he won’t disappoint!

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