Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Capitol East, Des Moines, IA

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

1. Morgan

Dog lover with too much free time!

McKinley School, Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

3 repeat clients

"Morgan was kind enough to send me a photo of the visit and our dog seemed super chill when we got home. Excellent service. (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
2. Anne

Love walks and all types of dogs

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Anne is a quality friend and even better dog sitter! She is incredibly passionate about dogs and will shower them with all the love and attention she can mus... (more)"

3. Tess

Walking keeps them healthy!

Beaverdale, Des moines, IA, 50310

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Tess is amazing! She is incredibly loving and caring and will take care of your pet as if they are her own. She understands how hard is to be away from your ... (more)"

4. Debbie

Your Dog Will Be Part of the Family

Pleasant Hill, IA, 50327

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

77 repeat clients

"Desi must have enjoyed her time with Debbie and her four legged family because it took her two days worth of naps to recover. She was healthy and happy when... (more)"

5. Amber

I'll play with your dogs and cats

Douglas Acres, Des Moines, IA, 50317

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amber took care of our elderly cat for for over a week. She took time to make friends with him and send pictures everyday. She also left the feeding area c... (more)"

6. Hannah

Your dog will be happy with me!

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Excellent, our girls love her! (more)"

7. Breanne

Huge yard - let's play and snuggle!

Pleasant Hill, IA, 50327

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

1 repeat client

"My wife and I have two dogs that mean the world to us. We'd love to be around them all day but have to work busy jobs. When Breanne watches them they come ho... (more)"

8. Andrew

I'll run with your dog!

Douglas Acres, Des Moines, IA, 50317

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Andrew was absolutely fantastic with Elsinore! I'm very particular about everything, and Andrew went out of his way to make sure he took care of my cat just ... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
9. Jodi

Super Responsible and Trustworthy!

Pleasant Hill, IA, 50327

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I have known Jodi for more than eight years and she's always had both a cat and a rabbit. She dearly cares for her animals and treats them with the utmost ca... (more)"

10. Tina

Ready to play with your pup!

McKinley School, Des Moines, IA, 50315

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Tina babysat my sweet pug while he attended a pug themed birthday party and he had a BLAST. She made sure to keep me updated on how he was doing and sent pho... (more)"

11. Wayne

Experienced dog walker

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have experience dealing with dogs that pull, misbehave, and have to much pent-up energy. My goal is to leave your dog in a calm, relaxed, and fur... (more)

12. Sarah

I'll love your doggo as much as you

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah is great with pets! She brings so much joy and love into a home. My dog, Scooby, gets incredibly excited to see her because he knows as soon as she wal... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
13. Trish

Let me spoil your fur-kids!

Fairmont Park, Des Moines, IA, 50317

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

About: Experienced fur-mom that has experience with behavioral and medical issues. Able to provide supervision, stimulation and a safe environment for you... (more)

14. Trace

Responsible, Caring, and Flexible

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Trace is a very responsible and kind young man who loves dogs. As a college student, he can't have his own dog right now and it's obvious that he enjoys spen... (more)"

15. Natalie

Law student looking for puppy love

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

About: I have been responsible for our family pets since I was a kid and have dog sat for various families throughout the years. I love all kinds of dogs ... (more)

16. Anna

Certified Dog Lover!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Anna was fantastic! Great communication and updated me each time she visited my pets. I will certainly be asking Anna to watch my pets in the future! 5 stars... (more)"

17. Adam

Student missing playing with dogs

McKinley School, Des moines, IA, 50315

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

3 repeat clients

About: Have been caring for dogs my entire life, dogs are just what make me happy. I love to play with all kinds of dogs. As far as care go, I always star... (more)

Confirmed New Years Availability
18. Kylie

Work Near Home - Have Dog Park

McKinley School, Des Moines, IA, 50315

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kylie loves dogs !! She has two of her own and travels everywhere with them. They are treated like queens! I would trust her with my little dog anytime. And ... (more)"

19. Kennedy

wannabe stay at home dog mom

Downtown Des Moines, Des moines, IA, 50309

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

"Kennedy makes me want to become a dog owner myself just from watching her train and treat her own. Throughout moving, school, and working full-time, Kennedy ... (more)"

20. Lisa

Dog-lover looking to serve

Union Park, Des Moines, IA, 50316

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

4 repeat clients

"I highly recommend Lisa for any pet care needs. Upon meeting her for the first time, I knew she would be kind, patient, and trustworthy. She has excellent c... (more)"

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