House Sitting in Carpenter, Des Moines, IA

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1. Rebecca

Paws-itively your pets pal!

Clive, IA, 50325

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Rebecca was fantastic! We have a dog that doesn't do well with people outside her circle, and we've boarded her before with terrible results. But with Rebecc... (more)"

2. Elizabeth

Known as the "Dog Whisperer"

Clive, IA, 50325

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Elizabeth was amazing! We loved her and so did Kirby! Kirby was in the cone due to a bad paw and Elizabeth took wonderful care of him. She is very trustworth... (more)"

3. Claire

High-Energy Dog Lover <3

Westwood, Des Moines, IA, 50321

House Sitting

3 repeat clients

"Claire was fantastic! She was incredibly responsive whenever we reached out to her, and we can tell that she really understood and appreciated the unique per... (more)"

4. Bailey

Bailey Jo's fun pet vacation

Des Moines, IA, 50315

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

6 repeat clients

About: Hello! I am a huge animal lover! I have a Golden doodle of my own, she is a year and a half. I also have a cat that doesn't mind dogs, and when she... (more)

5. Kourtney

Let your dogs vacation with me!

Frisbie Park, Des Moines, IA, 50312

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have had a complete variation of animals since I was a young girl and at the age of 19 got my first "own" pet. I have been pet and house sitting ... (more)

6. Laurel

Dog mom ❤

Beaverdale, DES MOINES, IA, 50310

House Sitting

8 repeat clients

"Laurel was fantastic. She was incredibly flexible and patient as I made last minute changes to dates and location. Our dog is very anxious but did beautifull... (more)"

7. Krystal

Young professional pet lovers

Drake, Des Moines , IA, 50311

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

8 repeat clients

"Krystal was great to have as a sitter. The meet and greet when well and all the directions were followed to a tee. I even had an unexpected delay on the way ... (more)"

8. Stacey

Simply put, I love dogs.

Drake, Des Moines , IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have a small shitzu of my own, and I had a toy poodle growing up, so I have always had a love for dogs. When I got older I would regularly walk t... (more)

9. Adam

Unconditional love for all dogs

Drake, Des moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Excellent job! And care for our pooch was terrific (more)"

10. Brianna

A pro used to animals of all sorts!

Des Moines, IA, 50310

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brianna did a good job taking care of our dog and cats while we were gone. And when our planned leaving and return times got shifted, she was very accommodat... (more)"

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11. Angie

Angie's 8th St. Doggie Daycare

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

"Angie is such a wonderful soul and has done a tremendous job at taking care of our precious dogs. She really shows her love and care towards them and knows e... (more)"

12. Heaven

Will spoil with lots of love!

Kirkwood Glen, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I'm the one person who will absolutely spoil your dogs with love! I've grown up taking care of basset hounds and their litters as well as a big dog... (more)

13. Catherine

Who let the dogs out? I'd love to!

Sherman Hill, Des Moines , IA, 50314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Coming from a family that couldn't have dogs due to my mom's allergies, I took to the neighborhood and have been taking care of people's fur babies... (more)

14. Chace

Ill walk your dog down my last name

North Of Grand, des moines, IA, 50312

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Chace really helped us out when we needed someone to watch our dog Simon when he wasn't feeling well and we couldn't stay home with him. He was responsive a... (more)"

15. 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

About: I love all pets and would love to provide reliable, professional care for yours while you are away. I have worked in a vets office, have owned cats... (more)

16. Emily

Dog Lover Providing the Best Care

Meredith, Des Moines, IA, 50310

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I know Emily and her family very well. She's a great person and works very well with dogs and animals in general. I've heard wonderful reports of her taking ... (more)"

17. Sara

Experienced, energetic animal lover

Greenwood, Des Moines, IA, 50312

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Sara watched our dog over Thanksgiving and it was really a load off our minds to know our dog and house were in caring, capable hands. Sara gave us daily up... (more)"

18. Selena

It's Like a Vaca for Your Fur Baby!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Selena watched my two pups when I went on vacation. She treated them wonderfully, took them on walks and played fetch for hours, which my lab absolutely love... (more)"

19. Lisa

Dog-lover looking to serve

Union Park, Des Moines, IA, 50316

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Lisa was great. She took the time to come meet us and spent time getting to know the dogs, their routine & habits. Everything went smoothly with her stay. Sh... (more)"

20. Kristina

Loving fellow dog owner and runner

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

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

About: I am currently living in Leavenworth, Omaha. I have one pup, who is fully trained and very social with other animals. I love taking care of dogs. S... (more)

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