Pet Sitting & 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. 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

"Kate's great! When I was initially looking for someone to let my big ol' Goldendoodle out for a potty break while I'm at work, I was worried that his size an... (more)"

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2. Summer Verified Background Check

Snuggles for your fur baby!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Summer responded to us quickly and was very easy to work with on times and arrangements, especially since we were asking for the next day! She sent AWESOME p... (more)"

3. Hannah Verified Enhanced Background Check

Used to caring for high energy dogs

Capitol View South, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Thank you so much!! You took awesome care Diego. (more)"

4. Lindsey Verified Background CheckRover 101

I'll love your dog like my own!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Lindsey is super amazing and flexible and she is great with my 4 month old mutt, which can be a lot of work. I feel completely leaving my key under the door ... (more)"

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5. Abigail Verified Background Check

Vet Tech - Pets are Family!

Des Moines, IA, 50317

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Abigail was awesome with Lucy. Lucy was calm and relaxed when we got home. We received several pictures and texts during our trip, letting us know we did t... (more)"

6. Alexa Verified Background Check

Huge Animal Lover ❤️

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Great updates. Would recommend! (more)"

7. 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 is awesome. She sent updates consistency after each visit and took the best photos of my cat. She was super easy to work with and was a lifesaver when I... (more)"

8. Debbie Verified Background CheckRover 101

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Des moines, IA, 50317

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

"Debbie did a great job taking care of my fur babies. She was friendly and on time. Her detailed notes let me know they were well cared for while I was away. ... (more)"

9. Drew Verified Background Check

I'm a veterinarian!

Pleasant Hill, IA, 50327

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

"Mojo, my 10-year old Mini-Schnauzer, loved Drew when he came to meet us! There was an instant connection between the two of them that I couldn't deny, which ... (more)"

10. Valerie Verified Background Check

Veterinarian Assistant/Dog Groomer

Union Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

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

"Valerie was great with my pups and they just adored her! I loved all the updates and pics. Would definitely recommend Valerie and would use her again! (more)"

11. Tabatha Verified Background Check

Energetic Animal Lover - Fenced Yd

Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"So glad I found Tabatha on Rover. She is flexible, accommodating, and goes above and beyond. It is very comforting knowing Penny is in such good hands. (more)"

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12. Jared Verified Background Check

Energetic, passionate dog lover

Capitol View South, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

About: I'm a young professional with a love for pets of all kinds! I grew up on a dairy farm in upstate, New York and have cared for a variety of dogs, ca... (more)

13. Paige Verified Background Check

Animal lover with flexible schedule

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Paige gave our girl lots of love and attention while we were away. She also notified us when she checked in and sent photos. Much appreciated. (more)"

14. 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

"He was able to handle my 2 crazy dogs so he must be pretty good! (more)"

15. Robin Verified Background Check

A dog lover helping pet parents

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Robin is an amazing dog sitter who truly cares about dogs, communicates about everything and sends us updates along the way. We are so lucky to have found so... (more)"

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16. Emily Verified Enhanced Background Check

Dog and cat lover of all kinds

Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Emily is AMAZING with all animals, especially dogs!! She is one of the most responsible and dependable people I know. I would trust her 1000% with my pets be... (more)"

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17. Marisa Verified Background Check

♥️ and attention make a difference

Des Moines, IA, 50317

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Marisa is fantastic with my Sully pup. She picks him up for playtime a few times a week with her doggo and always sends me lots of pictures and updates. (more)"

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18. Erin Verified Background Check

Animals are Angels on Earth

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Erin's second visit taking care of my cats was just as good as the first! She kept their messes tidy and their bellies full, and was willing to go the extra ... (more)"

19. Katie Verified Background Check

Let me love you fur-kiddos!

Martin Luther King Jr Park, Des Moines, IA, 50316

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Through a dog owner, we were so fortunate to find Katie to care for our cat in our time of need for a pet sitter. She is a true animal lover and cared for Vi... (more)"

20. 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 took such great care of our two dogs! We just needed someone to feed & let them outside but she went above & beyond. She sent us many pictures of the d... (more)"

When it comes to pet sitting, dog owners in Capitol East, Des Moines, IA love Rover.com. Over 540 owners have reviewed sitters in the Des Moines metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. The cost of pet sitting in Capitol East may surprise you - in a good way. That's because there's a pet sitter on Rover for nearly every price range and lifestyle. Curious about how much it you can expect to pay for pet sitting on Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

As pet lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your pet when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Capitol East pet sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted pet sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a pet sitter in Capitol East, Des Moines who meets your and your pet's needs. We manually review and approve every profile on our site, and we offer tools to help you make the right decision for your pet, including background checks, sitter testimonials, community reviews. We also offer educational opportunities and extra safety tools, such as the Protection Package. And we always recommend an in-person Meet & Greet so you can see that your sitter is the perfect fit for your dog. Rover is proud to be the nation's largest network of pet sitters and dog walkers.

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