House Sitting in Capitol View South, 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 a FANTASTIC sitter! She sent photos every day, and kept me updated, so I always knew my dog was in great hands. She is super sweet, attentive, and … (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 was amazing! My dog adored her right away at the meat and greet. Erin is so kind and sent daily updates and pictures. I booked last minute and had no idea … (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

Alexandria is an extremely compassionate pet lover. She gets to know each animal and what their wants and likes are and delivers to keep our pets as happy as ca… (more)

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$30
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Confirmed availability: Memorial day
Alexis S.
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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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Katlin S.
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As if they were my ownDes Moines, IA, 50317
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

We love Kaitlin so much. She is awesome with our dogs and sends updates everyday. She makes us no worry about the dogs and actually enjoy our vacation! High rec… (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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Dr. Lulittle at Your Service!Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50322
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Lucia was great!! Kept our puppy nice and busy and sent multiple updates with pictures and videos. Murphy looked like he was having a great time which made us f… (more)

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

Jenny is Champ and Buddy’s best friend. We’re so lucky that she takes care of them that we’ve even been as far away as across an ocean and we knew they would st… (more)

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$40
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Freelancer with a flexible scheduleSherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Emily stayed with our puppy of 4 months for a week and we are very pleased with everything she did while we were away. She taught our pup to obey several comma… (more)

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$50
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Experienced and caring petsitterSouthwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

I was so pleased with Tricia's work. Ordinarily we use a boarding kennel when we leave town, but last minute Spring Break plans meant no room at the inn for my… (more)

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$25
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Elementary teacher and dog loverDes Moines, IA, 50317
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I grew up with a dog in the house and have raised many litters of puppies! I can assist with training, clean up after potty accidents and play all da… (more)

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$30
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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

Laura exceeded our expectations in every way! She was professional, responsible, trustworthy and super nice! She sent frequent pictures of our dog playing and … (more)

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

Hello I just want to start off by saying that Tiffany is a wonderful girl. She's carrying and you can see that she really loves her animals. I had an accident … (more)

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$80
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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! Exactly what we needed and took great care of our pups! (more)

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$35
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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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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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Animal Lover Here to Help!Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

The best! This was our first time trying the app and we asked for help later in the evening in last minute desperation. She was so kind and helpful! (more)

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$25
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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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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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Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for house-sitting. 540 owners have reviewed sitters in Capitol View South, Des Moines, IA, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Since 92% of pet owners live within a short drive of a sitter on Rover, it's easy to find the perfect house sitter near you. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating. Wondering how much you can expect to pay on Rover.com? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a house sitter. Exchange messages from your sitter's profile, ask to schedule a free in-person Meet & Greet, and book and pay on Rover. You'll receive adorable photo updates, premium insurance, and world-class support.

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 View South 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 View South, 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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Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in Capitol View South, Des Moines donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Des Moines.

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