Doggy Day Care in Capitol View South, Des Moines, IA

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

1. Kendra

Home full-time, dog park fan!

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

"Kendra did a great job with my 4 pound dachshund, and her own dog was very sweet. I got a lot of updates, and it seemed like Gus had a great time! Will defin... (more)"

2. Jill

Home full time & large fenced yard

Jordan Park, Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"Jill is fantastic! She has taken care of my boys (Slugger and Rocky) on and off over the last five years. She's taken them to the vet for me, let them out ov... (more)"

3. Laurie

Home FT, LG yard, own 2 dogs

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

"Laurie was great! She sent photos with updates during the day. She is very flexible and she was able to accommodate my schedule. Izzy had a good time and was... (more)"

4. Lori

Let's play in my big backyard!

Windsor Heights, IA, 50324

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

"My pug Rita loves staying with Lori when we’re away! She is trustworthy and so accommodating. Her dog gets along with everyone and enjoys having new company ... (more)"

5. Rhonda

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)"

6. Candace

Fun & LOVING with a huge back yard

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

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

"Candace has been our most trusted Dog sitter for many years. She is very trustworthy caretaker for our canine family member. As long as Candace is availabl... (more)"

7. Spencer

I LOVE to care for and walk dogs!

PLeasant Hill, IA, 50327

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

"Spencer is great with all animals. I've never met a more caring person that truly wants the best for his pet and other animals. He will save a stray and ta... (more)"

8. Gaibrien

Home 24/7 - large fenced in yard

Union Park, Des Moines, IA, 50316

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

"Gaibrien has been watching my dog, Delia, who is a very nervous, high anxiety Dalmatian/Terrier mix for almost five years now. Gaibrien goes to our house eve... (more)"

9. Caitlin

Cozy home with fenced yard to share

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"Caitlin is an extremely responsible and conscientious young woman, with an uncanny knack for animals. I would trust her immensely with my pets. Her house and... (more)"

10. Justin

Home full time, lot of running area

McKinley School, Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

About: Love dogs, nonabusive. Only use yes and no commands, as well as treats, to reward dogs. I've had 2 prior dogs in my live as well as one service do... (more)

11. Tiffany

Your dog is part of the family here

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

About: I have well over 24 years caring for dogs. I believe a house isn't a home without a dog. We (me and my family) lost our dog, Teddy, about 11/2 year... (more)

12. Beth

Home during the day! Fenced in yard

Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA, 50315

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I am a dog lover. I will provide daily walks either around the neighborhood. At my home, I have a decent sized fenced in yard. The yard is great fo... (more)

13. Christina

Large fenced yard with dog leashes.

Accent, Des Moines, IA, 50317

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

"Christina loves working with animals and taking care of them. She is great with all dogs and really down to earth. She loves playing with dogs and taking the... (more)"

14. Felicia

Peace Love and Paws

Lower Beaver, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"My dog's stay with Felicia was wonderful! She was very accommodating and took her last minute for me. It was wonderful to know that my dog was in good hands ... (more)"

15. Alison

Puppy play zone!

Des Moines, IA, 50320

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

"Alison takes excellent care of her dogs. She is a such an animal lover any pet would be lucky to have her as a furmom, furbabysitter, or furwalker. :) (more)"

16. Dina

Home full time, large fenced yard

Jordan Park, Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"I have known Dina for over 30 years, and for the majority of that time, she has been a devoted Mom to her fur babies, dogs and cats both. For awhile, she wa... (more)"

17. Brandy

I love dogs. I'm all about dogs.

Desmoines, IA, 50315

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

About: I've been around dogs my whole life, they make me instantly happy and I truly believe your dog is your best friend. I'll be driving or walking some... (more)

18. Taylor

I love dogs and the outdoors!

des moines, IA, 50309

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

About: Hi I'm Taylor! I am a junior at Drake University studying Biology and Psychology on the pre-medicine track. I'm looking for some extra part time bu... (more)

19. Erick

I’ll run w/ your dog-Home full-time

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Erick is a very responsible and caring dog sitter. He has had a love for animals ever since he was a kid. I remember on his 6th birthday party we got ponies ... (more)"

20. Kelsey

Home full time no kennel time

Highland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

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

About: I have been working with a variety of animals for the last seven years. I have multiple certificates, including animal husbandry, animal control of... (more)

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