Dog Boarding in Des Moines

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight at your sitter's home.

1. Lori

We love furry friends!!!

Ankeny, IA, 50023

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

3 repeat clients

"Highly recommend!! Lori took excellent care of my pup while I was away for a 2-week vacation over seas. She provided regular updates and photos which I great... (more)"

2. Debbie

Your Dog Will Be Part of the Family

Pleasant Hill, IA, 50327

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

78 repeat clients

"My dog was clearly very satisfied with her stay! Debbie was wonderful, communicative, and warm. Her pups seemed to like having another member in there gang f... (more)"

3. Jeanine

Fun & Pampered Pups-my specialty

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50311

Dog Boarding

19 repeat clients

"Just love Jeanine! She really understood my border collie, and as we all know BC pups can be a real challenge. If Jeanine can handle Edith so well, she will ... (more)"

4. Morgan

Dog lover with too much free time!

McKinley School, Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

4 repeat clients

"Morgan did a great job with Lucy! I loved that she sent me pictures and updates throughout the stay so I knew Lucy was doing well and having a good time. We ... (more)"

5. Cara

Active-fenced yd-2 friendly pups <3

Lower Beaver, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Cara was a very good dog sitter! I needed someone to watch Maverick for a day and she was willing to watch him last minute. In the past, Maverick has been ... (more)"

6. Rhonda

I have a great love for dogs.

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

18 repeat clients

"I travelled out of the country for 6 days and never felt worried for a minute after meeting Rhonda. Archie was cared for as if it was her dog allowing him to... (more)"

7. Evan

Dog Trainer with a Fenced in Yard!

Union Park, Des Moines, IA, 50316

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

27 repeat clients

"Evan was very easy to work with. Moose was very happy with his stay and had even better manners when we picked him up. We will gladly use Evan again if the... (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

1 repeat client

"Gaibrien was wonderful! She sent photos and updates throughout our pup's stay. She was extremely flexible and responsive and genuinely seemed to enjoy having... (more)"

9. Dan

Dogs > Humans

King-Irving Park, Des Moines, IA, 50311

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

"Dan has dog sat for my two dogs before and did so splendidly. He stayed at my house and attended to them without an expectation for compensation, just out o... (more)"

10. Danielle

Danielle's Doggie Dates

Woodland Heights, Des Moines, IA, 50312

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

"Very accommodating. Great yard for play time. (more)"

11. Melissa

Front and Backyards are fenced!

Des Moines, IA, 50317

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Melissa has watched our dog on several occasions she is such a dog lover. She took our dog for walks. I would trust her with our puppy anytime. Very caring... (more)"

12. Madison

Always home during the day!

Indianola Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"This summer, Madison watched my yellow lab, Mally, for a couple days. She was still a puppy and in training, and Madison jumped right in, taking her for walk... (more)"

13. Tina

Ready to play with your pup!

McKinley School, Des Moines, IA, 50315

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Tina is amazing! I feel very fortunate to have found her on this site. This was the first time I had taken my dog, Matilda, to any sitter, and I was very ... (more)"

14. Kennedy

wannabe stay at home dog mom

Downtown Des Moines, Des moines, IA, 50309

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

"Kennedy makes me want to become a dog owner myself just from watching her train and treat her own. Throughout moving, school, and working full-time, Kennedy ... (more)"

15. Chloe

Sully's Mom-Runs-Walks-Fenced Play!

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Our very active one year old lab, Remi, got to spend the weekend with Chloe and her dog Sully and she loved it! She hasn’t been socialized much and Chloe di... (more)"

16. Marissa

Home full-time/safe fenced backyard

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"Needed to go out of town on short notice and couldn't get a family member to dog-sit. Contacted Marisa through the Rover app and quickly made an appointment... (more)"

17. Nathan

Nate's doggy service

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines , IA, 50309

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

3 repeat clients

"Nathan was great! Our dog was totally happy and relaxed when we picked him up. We were able to introduce our dogs ahead of time and everything was perfect. I... (more)"

18. Kristen

Life’s an adventure, better w/ pets

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"Kristen is wonderful with animals! She's very caring and patient. She's also very responsible and will give your pets the best care! If you want a dog sitter... (more)"

19. KyLeigh

Available for doggy adventures

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"KyLeigh was great with my little Frenchie. She seemed to have kept active with him the entire time because he was pooped when we got home. I'm sure she can k... (more)"

20. Adam

Student missing playing with dogs

McKinley School, Des moines, IA, 50315

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

3 repeat clients

"Adam is the best!!! It is immediately obvious how much he loves dogs, and he was a dream to work with. So laid back, lightning fast communication, and I hone... (more)"


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