Pet Sitting & Drop In Visits in Dawson, IA

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your cat or dog.

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
1. Addie

Must love dogs..and cats too! I do!

Adel, IA, 50003

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

About: I am currently employed as a receptionist at a Vet Clinic!! I have been trained in fear free practices to help your pet with anxiety while you are ... (more)

2. Yashin & Amy

Large fenced yard-dog door-home FT

Minburn, IA, 50167

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

"Yashin did a wonderful job watching our 3 dogs. One is blind so he had to administer medication 3 times a day, help him into the yard and create a special bo... (more)"

3. Taylor

Animal lover with a ton of energy!

West Des Moines, IA, 50266

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I am an energetic, dog-loving, medical student! I have grown up owning and caring for dogs and love to be around animals! I have a ton of energy my... (more)

4. Jackie

I have integrity and am hardworking

Madrid, IA, 50156

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jackie Rudolph is one of the most caring, hardworking, and knowledgable people I know when it comes to dogs. She has had and been around dogs all of her life... (more)"

5. Garrett

I was raised running with the pack!

Boone, IA, 50036

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Garrett Haskin is a great guy I met actually just over a year ago. He’s a very accountable person. He has taken care of my dog numerous times. I have nothing... (more)"

6. Jake

I love running around with my dog

Waukee, IA, 50263

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

About: I love dogs and have a 1 year old golden retriever. My family has always had dogs in the home, I grew up around them and love playing ball, frisbe... (more)

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
7. Ashley

Average dog > Average human

west des moines, IA, 50266

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ashley stops in to check on our 50 pound bulldog whenever we need her, whether that be for a quick bathroom break, setting out dinner, or a quick walk to enj... (more)"

8. Courtney

Farm girl & Apartment has dog park

Ames, IA, 50014

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

"Courtney is amazing, she treats any dog like she treats her own. 10/10 would recommend her. She is very dependable and always on time. My dog is definit... (more)"

9. Ashley

Ashley’s Lil Family Daycare.

Grimes, IA, 50111

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

"Ashley has an incredible love for animals. Her main experience is with cats, dogs, guinea pigs and ferrets. She has watched our ferrets and dogs and taken go... (more)"

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10. Michelle

Home FT - Schedule Is Very Flexible

Dallas Center, IA, 50063

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

About: I've had animals almost my entire life. Right now, we have a 15 year old red tabby cat and a 5 1/2 year old American Bulldog. I have experience wit... (more)

11. Kimberly

Big fenced yard and 2 huskies

Boone, IA, 50036

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: My dogs get brushed daily, they have their own pool and plenty of toys. My dogs are number one, they are family and most of the time they feel like... (more)

12. Tiffany

Professional Animal Caretaker

Ames, IA, 50014

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

"Tiffany has taken care of all my pets over the years. At one point in time she was responsible for my 5 dogs and two cats. My animals love her and I would hi... (more)"

13. Diana

I'll walk or run with your dog!

Perry, IA, 50220

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

About: Hi there! I love dogs! I have been dog-sitting for my sister's dog for about a year now and I occasionally take care of my friends' dogs. When I d... (more)

14. Shawnna

Highly flexible, genuine dog lover

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50310

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Shawnna has a heart of gold and is one of the most caring dog moms I've ever met. She's organized and will love your dog like it's her own. She's outgoing ... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
15. Jessica

Veterinary Professional

Ames, IA, 50010

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jessica did a great job taking care of my rabbit Ella! She was reliable, flexible with her schedule, kept in touch (which helps keep my anxiety low when tra... (more)"

16. Jennifer

Experience Pet Care Specialist

West Des Moines, IA, 50266

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have worked in pet care settings for years, and have worked with a variety of animals. I am currently work a full time day job so I am unavailabl... (more)

17. Stephanie

Love walking and running with dogs

De soto, IA, 50069

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"As a new Rover user I was a little nervous but Stephanie was awesome when it came to watching my puppy. She would constantly send me pictures throughout the ... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
18. Rex

Home full time. Two fenced Yards

Earlham, IA, 50072

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I love animals and 99.9% of the time they love me. Cats...you know, they have their own personality. They eventually take to me. At one time had my... (more)

19. Alexandra

Walks for dogs of all sizes!

Urbandale, IA, 50322

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I'm Alex! I've lived with dogs for most of my life. Right now, it's just me and my cats in our apartment, and I miss my two little brothers (they'r... (more)

20. Karen

Experienced Dog Lover!

Adel, IA, 50003

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have two german shepherds of my own and am also a foster parent for a local rescue organization. I have had dogs of my own on and off for almost... (more)


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

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3) Book & pay

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4) Enjoy your trip

Drop off your dog without feeling guilty. Relax with regular photo updates from your sitter.