Dog Boarding in Carpenter, Des Moines, IA

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1. Kayla

Foster Mom and Dog Lover!!

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

36 repeat clients

"Gracy had absolutely awesome time and came home super tired and slept like a baby... Kayla is super star and so her pups.. Gracy will miss them all terribly.... (more)"

2. Jeanine

Fun & Pampered Pups-my specialty

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50311

Dog Boarding

15 repeat clients

"Summitt thoroughly enjoyed her stay with Jeanine. Jeanine took Summitt to play at the dog park and treated her like she was her own. Jeanine sent me pictur... (more)"

3. Karin

dogs, camping + coffee

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"Frank and Evy had a great time! Karin was great with communication while setting up the stay and while my dogs were there. She let me know how they were doin... (more)"

4. Mary Elizabeth

Camp Mary Beth Williams

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

1 repeat client

"We were very apprehensive about leaving our sweet Gus while we went on vacation as he's such an important part of our family. We found Mary Elizabeth here on... (more)"

5. Jill

Home full time & large fenced yard

Jordan Park, Des Moines, IA, 50315

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Excellent care. Jill went above and beyond taking my dog on walks and car rides and giving treats and snuggles to help her stay calmer as it was her first Ro... (more)"

6. Rachel

Close to walking trails

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

"Wonderful stay!! Rachel had plenty of space, her dog was fantastic for Nike to play with. She took him on several trips to the park and/or walks through the... (more)"

7. Kylie

Love and quality time given here!!

Gray's Woods, Des Moines, IA, 50317

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

"Our German shepherd loved to stay and play with Jake. He looked like he had lots of fun and was on the vacation. (more)"

8. Bailey

Bailey Jo's fun pet vacation

Des Moines, IA, 50315

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

6 repeat clients

"Loved, loved, loved the experience! Bailey responded quickly to my booking, and everything she said checked out. My dog got along beautifully with her pets, ... (more)"

9. Evan

Dog Trainer with a Fenced in Yard!

Union Park, Des Moines, IA, 50316

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

22 repeat clients

"WOW ! Evan and Summer and Winny were great with Phoebe. This was her first time away from home, so we are a bit worried about our furbaby; but Evan is such a... (more)"

10. Jennifer

Bones Jones Playcare

Merle Hay, Des Moines , IA, 50310

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

1 repeat client

About: Hello there. Looking for a fun, safe place to board your pet.? Pick me, choose me, let me love your pet while you are away. I am 23 years old a... (more)

Available this weekend
11. Rhonda

I have a great love for dogs.

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

8 repeat clients

"Rhonda was responsive to my questions and so supportive of what my girl needed. I felt assured and comfortable that my dog, MJ, was in good hands. (more)"

12. Lizzy

Dog lover lookin for extra pup time

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

About: I had always grown up with at least one dog in my house and have had trouble adjusting to not having one around since I had gone away to college, a... (more)

13. Jacklyn

Responsible and Reliable Pet Sitter

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

3 repeat clients

"Jacklyn took great care of our dog Odie while we took a family trip over spring break. Jacklyn's dog Corporal is wonderful with the younger pups with lots o... (more)"

14. Gaibrien

Home 24/7 - large fenced in yard

Union Park, Des Moines, IA, 50320

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

"My dog is tuckered out from all the playtime he got while staying with Gaibrien! He had a blast and I know he can't wait to go back! (more)"

15. Amanda

The Dog Nanny

Windsor heights, IA, 50324

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

4 repeat clients

"Amanda was great! She was able to help us out last minute and I don't think Mulaney wanted to leave his new friends when we got back. Thank you Amanda!! (more)"

16. Candace

Fun & LOVING with a huge back yard

Drake, Des Moines , IA, 50311

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Candace and Brandon put my mind at ease!!! It was the first time using Rover and leaving my little love bug somewhere. Gus loved it and it was so nice knowin... (more)"

Available this weekend
17. Taylor

I am a huge dog lover!

Lower Beaver, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

About: We are a family of dog lovers! I have a lab of my own. I understand that your pet is also family. Every dog will be loved and cared for like my own... (more)

18. Linda

The Lady and her Tribe go a'Walkin'

Oak Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

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

About: I like to communicate directly into the pets eyes with gentleness. I am soft spoken and a casual person. No others will be in the home while I am s... (more)

19. Zoey

Patient & friendly dog lover!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: My name is Zoey and I am a 24 years old. I am very friendly, patient and easy going. I have a passion for animals and love to take care of them... (more)

20. Caitlin

Adventure & Security

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

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

About: I've owned dogs my entire life, and brought that passion for animals to my professional work at an Iowa City dog daycare during college. Post-gradu... (more)

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