House Sitting in Capitol Park, Des Moines, IA

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

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Jermaina M.
student & animal loverWest Des Moines, IA, 50265
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Jermaina was amazing! We left her with 5 of our furbabies for 5 days! She was in constant contact, tons of pictures, and you could tell she genuinely cared abou… (more)

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$35
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Erin P.
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Animals are Angels on EarthDrake, Des Moines, IA, 50311
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Erin is great! She took awesome care of our 3 pets and our home while we were away. This was our first experience with Rover and we couldn’t be happier. I hig… (more)

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$55
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Alexandria L.
You leave ‘em, I love ‘em!Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

My puppers and I love working with Alexandria! She is so kind, incredible responsive and just an all around great person. It feels so good to finally have someo… (more)

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$30
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Jenny K.
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Compassionate, Energetic, AttentiveNorth Of Grand, Des Moines, IA, 50312
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Jenny was such an amazing sitter for our dog! She's sat her two times and both have been great experiences - one for a single day and the other for most of a we… (more)

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$40
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Katlin S.
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As if they were my ownDes Moines, IA, 50317
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Katlin was able to help me out in a pinch. She was great with the dogs and communication. I was able to enjoy the quick trip knowing she was there for them. Wil… (more)

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$45
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A dog lover helping pet parentsSherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Robin was amazing! This was our first time using Rover and our first time leaving Rider home for the weekend. Robin stayed at our house and was excellent with c… (more)

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$25
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Freelancer with a flexible scheduleSherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Emily is a total lifesaver! We asked her to watch our 10-month old retriever from morning until night with a walk everyday for 7 straight days while we were out… (more)

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$50
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Confirmed availability: Memorial day
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Dog lover with lots of experience!Windsor Heights, IA, 50324
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Alexis helped me out with a puppy when I was in a tough spot! She went above and beyond to make sure Oakley was cared after and loved while I was gone - includi… (more)

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$45
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Dr. Lulittle at Your Service!Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50322
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Lucia is awesome! She was great with our two dogs over Thanksgiving. She’s reliable and a great communicator, we loved the picture updates she sent! (more)

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$30
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Experienced and caring petsitterSouthwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Tricia did an in-home stay with our 2 dogs for the week and did a tremendous job with keeping us up to date with pictures and constant communication. She also w… (more)

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$25
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Confirmed availability: Memorial day
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Lover of all fur babiesBeaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

I’m so happy we choose Laura to watch our dog amelia last weekend! Laura was great with dealing with our dog who has horrible anxiety. She made her feel safe. W… (more)

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$30
per night
Confirmed availability: Memorial day
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Registered Veterinary TechnicianRiver Bend, Des Moines, IA, 50313
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Tiffany has been a blessing for my family and my Frenchie. We met her after an injury my dog sustained. He slipped a disc in his back and had to be on 8 weeks o… (more)

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$80
per night
Confirmed availability: Memorial day
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Pets make rainy days bright!Des Moines, IA, 50309
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Very patient with dogs and very understanding. Goes out of her way to make sure the dog is safe and happy. Would gladly leave any dog in her care if i were away… (more)

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$22
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Your dog loves walks and so do I!Downtown Des Moines, Des Moinea, IA, 50309
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Emily was great with our dog! Also appreciated the updates from her when we were gone. (more)

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$35
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24 years of loving on my pups:)Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Shelby is a very responsible person who loves animals! She has cared for my chocolate lab with the best intentions and care. She gives my dog, and other animals… (more)

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$30
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Puppy Date with KateAccent, Des Moines, IA, 50317
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

All of our animals were so happy when we got home! She played with the puppies and sent us pictures! It was so warming to us knowing they all had smiles on thei… (more)

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$50
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Animal lover and school teacher♥️Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Jill is an amazing person, she is very patient and a nurturer. Seeing her with animals is awesome. She works well with them and loves all animals unconditionall… (more)

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$75
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Used to caring for high energy dogsCapitol View South, Des Moines, IA, 50309
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

My husband and I work some late shifts and Hannah came over to keep my baby Bo company. She was a great communicator and kept me updated through the night. I … (more)

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$25
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Animal lover looking for fun $East Village, Des Moines, IA, 50309
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Amber is a wonderful caregiver for all types of dogs! She recognizes each dog's individual needs and cares for them as needed. Amber is punctual and responsible… (more)

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$25
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Loving and Experienced SitterDowntown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Korina is caring and compassionate and loves all animals. She is extremely reliable, responsible, and trustworthy. I would absolutely have Korina care for my pe… (more)

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$23
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In Capitol Park, Des Moines, IA, dog lovers trust Rover.com for their house sitting needs. Over 540 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in the Des Moines metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5 stars. Booking house sitting in Capitol Park can be incredibly affordable, no matter what price range you're looking for. Curious about what it might cost to book house sitting in Des Moines on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before reaching out and beginning a conversation with a sitter.

As dog lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your dog when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Capitol Park house sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted dog sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a house sitter in Capitol Park, Des Moines, IA who meets your and your dog'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 dog, 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 dog lovers pet sitters and dog walkers.

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