Doggy Day Care in Capitol East, Des Moines, IA

Drop off your dog at your sitter's home in the morning, and pick them up in the evening.

1. Tiffany Verified Background Check

Your dog is part of the family here

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

"Tiffany and her husband put us at ease and made Jack and I feel very welcome at the meet and greet. Jack is my service companion and I NEVER leave him but I ... (more)"

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2. Brad Verified Background Check

Pawprints On Your Heart

West Des Moines, IA, 50266

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Brad took great care of my pup. She Came back tired from all the playing. Brad was flexible and willing to work around our schedule. (more)"

3. Lindsey & Brian Verified Background Check

Big fenced yard and home full time

Ankeny, IA, 50023

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

"Such a great experience! This was our first time using Lindsey and Brian. After our meet and greet I felt so comfortable leaving our fur baby. During Poa’s d... (more)"

4. Caitlyn Verified Background Check

100% chance of spoiling your dog

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

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

"Truely amazing. Our dog Nova loves it there! (more)"

5. Leah Verified Background Check

4th yr Medical Student;<3 Dogs/Cats

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Leah watched my black lab (Kobe) for over 2 weeks while I was on a medical mission abroad. At our meet and greet, I could tell she had many years of dog expe... (more)"

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6. Emily Verified Background Check

Pet loving home

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

"Emily has always adored animals of all kind, but it’s dogs, in particular, that find a special place in her heart. Her face lights up the moment she spots on... (more)"

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7. Jill Verified Background CheckRover 101

Large fenced yard & LOVES dogs!!

Jordan Park, Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"My puppy Gigi was only 12 weeks and Jill watched her for two days. I am pretty sure that she’s the reason Gigi knows “sit”. She always sent updates and respo... (more)"

8. Rhonda Verified Background Check

I have a great love for dogs.

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"I felt our two Schnauzers had a good time staying with Rhonda. They were calm and relaxed when we picked them up, so I know they felt comfortable being with ... (more)"

9. Lisa Verified Background Check

Dog Lover

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321

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

"Lisa was awesome with my pups! They are home and exhausted (thank goodness)! (more)"

10. Sean Verified Background Check

Dog and Cat Fantasy Getaway

East Village, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Great communication, location in East Village where my work takes me and very efficient drop off and pick up. Can't wait to send Bru there again. (more)"

11. Abbey Verified Background Check

Dog lover with time&energy to give!

Des Moines, IA, 50320

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

"Abbey is one of the kindest and most reliable people I know. She continually finds ways to care and love both people & animals of this world with enthusiasm ... (more)"

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12. Winter Verified Background CheckRover 101

Farm girl, ❤️animals & hard work!

Des Moines, IA, 50317

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

"Winter loves animals! Dogs, cats, rabbits, goats, cows, and horses. She can take care of them all. She is very responsible, kind, and dependable. She is defi... (more)"

13. Danielle Verified Background Check

Love any and all dogs!

Arbor Peaks, Des Moines, IA, 50313

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

"Danielle was amazing with out 10 week old Lab! We had never used Rover before, so we were a little bit nervous (especially with a pup this young)- but Daniel... (more)"

14. MacKenzie Verified Background Check

Dog lover

Highland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

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

"I needed someone last minute to watch my dog when we went to the Iowa State fair. Mackenzie came to the rescue. She was kind and made sure my baby was a ha... (more)"

15. Megan Verified Background Check

I treat your animals like my own!

Highland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

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

"Megan has walked my dog Bear and watched him overnight for me several times and has always been accommodating to his special needs and is wonderful to work w... (more)"

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16. Emily Verified Background Check

Freelancer with a flexible schedule

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314

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

"Emily has cared for my chihuahua mix while I've been out of town, and has frequently taken care of him when we lived together as roommates. She is very atten... (more)"

17. Levi Verified Background Check

I am a animal loving type of person

Des moines, IA, 50315

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

"Levi would be a great pet sitter and Walker. He is trustworthy and friendly and loves animals and they like him. He has had dogs growing up and lived with fr... (more)"

18. Ashley Verified Background Check

Your Family, My Friend :)

Highland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50316

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Absolute recommend!! Ashley was very thorough and very responsive. She sent me snapchat every hr and gave me walk updates! Thank you Ashley will be definatly... (more)"

19. Charley Verified Background Check

I wanna hang out with your animals.

Sherman Hill, Des moines, IA, 50314

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

"Charley is a very sweet person who loves animals! She always makes sure her own dog, Doc, is walked a few times per day, and she loves to visit with my dog, ... (more)"

20. Kate Verified Background CheckRover 101

Puppy Date with Kate

Accent, Des Moines, IA, 50317

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

"Absolutely love Kate!!!! We had to find someone to watch our dog at the last min and she answered us right away and was available to watch our dog Rex! He ha... (more)"

Dog owners in Capitol East, Des Moines, IA love booking doggy day care with sitters on Rover.com. Over 540 pet owners have reviewed day care sitters in the Des Moines metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5 stars. Booking doggy day care can be super affordable, no matter where you live. Trust us, we think you'll be pleasantly surprised. Curious what it might cost to book doggy day care with Rover? Check out our average doggy day care rates to get an idea before reaching out and starting a conversation with a day care sitter near you in Capitol East.

No more begging your friends to take care of your dog when you have a day full of meetings. With Rover, you can book dog day care as often as you need it. Drop off your dog on your way to the office, then pick them up 8 hours later when you're heading home. It's that easy. You can book dog day care (or puppy day care) any day of the week, whether it's a one-time thing, all week, or an every-Tuesday arrangement. And just like overnight pet sitting booked through Rover, you get free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and cute photo updates sometime during the day. It's the easiest way to find a trustworthy sitter for your dog, someone who'll treat them like family while you're at work. Find your dog's perfect sitter, book, and relax. Your dog is in good hands.

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