Doggy Day Care in Des Moines

Drop off your dog at your sitter's home in the morning, and pick them up in the evening.

1. Brian

Dog loving family- stay at home mom

Urbandale, IA, 50323

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

8 repeat clients

"Brian and his family very trust worthy and I was amazed at their caretaking of my dog. I will use his anytime I need a sitter. He kept me update with text ... (more)"

2. Dala

Wanna be crazy dog lady. Husband:no

Merle Hay, Des Moines , IA, 50322

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

30 repeat clients

"Dala was fantastic! She allowed flexible drop off and pick up times, which is important to me, and her dogs played so gently with my little Serafina! She was... (more)"

3. JENNIFER

We love dogs & they love it here!

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

6 repeat clients

"Louis loved his stay! And he is choosing the little pink piggy toy Jenny and the boys gave him over his fave toy!!! I was in town for work and Jenny was k... (more)"

4. Cade

Teacher with summers free

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

"Cade is a very responsible and giving person. He treats his pet bulldog Zelda as if she were a child. He takes care of all Zedla's needs and makes sure she ... (more)"

5. Mary Elizabeth

Camp Mary Beth Williams

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

1 repeat client

About: I firmly believe that dogs are no different than family members and I treat them very much like children in the sense that they deserve all the res... (more)

Available this weekend
6. Rhonda

I have a great love for dogs.

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

9 repeat clients

"I felt our two Schnauzers had a good time staying with Rhonda. They were calm and relaxed when we picked them up, so I know they felt comfortable being with ... (more)"

7. Shana

Home Studying - Fenced Backyard

Johnston, IA, 50131

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

"Anytime I need a dog sitter, I go to Shana. She has watched my dog many times. She is caring, responsible, honest, and trustworthy. She is also good with sma... (more)"

8. Brian

I'll gladly run with your dog!

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

2 repeat clients

"Brian is exceptionally sweet and caring with all animals, especially dogs. He has a strong passion towards dogs and caring for them. I have entrusted him to ... (more)"

9. Kim

Animal Loving Veterinary Technician

Windsor Heights, IA, 50324

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

1 repeat client

"We had to last minute book with Kim and she was super accommodating. Bourbon has been so sleepy since he got home from her house- he obviously had tons of fu... (more)"

10. Faith

Animal LOVER!

Ankeny, IA, 50023

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

1 repeat client
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About: I have had pets since the day I was born. I've had 3 basset hounds, 1 Australian Shepard/springer spaniel mix, and I currently have two puggles. I ... (more)

11. Felicia

Peace Love and Paws

Lower Beaver, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

14 repeat clients

"My dog's stay with Felicia was wonderful! She was very accommodating and took her last minute for me. It was wonderful to know that my dog was in good hands ... (more)"

12. Sarah

Dogs Are Family Members

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

About: I promise safe, loving and compassionate care for your dog(s), treating them like my own. I am a LONGtime dog lover and owner (hypoallergenic wheat... (more)

13. 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

"Gaibrien has been watching my dog, Delia, who is a very nervous, high anxiety Dalmatian/Terrier mix for almost five years now. Gaibrien goes to our house eve... (more)"

14. Heidi

Caring Pet Sitting in my Home

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

15 repeat clients

"Heidi is Awesome! Oliver loves his new puppy friends in Heidi's home. He is not use to interacting much with other dogs for long periods of time, though he r... (more)"

15. 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)

16. Katie

Stay at home mom! Loves all dogs :)

Ankeny, IA, 50021

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: My name is Katie and I live in Ankeny, IA. Growing up with labs my whole life has turned me into a huge dog lover! I connect very well with most do... (more)

17. Mary

Always smiling dog lover!

windsor heights, IA, 50324

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

About: I grew up with two little bichons and now am the proud and loving owner of Winston Oliver. He's an ARL rescue. You can find pics of him on Instagra... (more)

18. Stacie

Responsible and Loving Dog Sitter

URBANDALE, IA, 50322

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I have always had a love for dogs! I have had dogs (along with cats, rabbits, birds, and hamsters) from my early childhood through adulthood. I ... (more)

19. Darren

Responsible,reliable, caring.

Des Moines , IA, 50317

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

"I have known Darren for many years. I feel he would be an excellent dog sitter with Rover.com. I've witnessed his interaction with his own dog, Sammy. She wa... (more)"

Available this weekend
20. Alexandra

Pet Lover!

Drake, Des Moines , IA, 50310

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

About: Hey! I am a huge animal lover, I have a female Shih Tzu named Missy at home! She's been in the family for over 2 years now. I also have a pet bunny... (more)

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Pet parents in Des Moines love dog sitters on Rover, and now that Rover offers doggy day care, you can book daytime care as well as around-the-clock sitting. 291 owners have reviewed sitters in the Des Moines metro area,, giving them an average rating of 4.98/5.
95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating, and 92% of pet parents live within a short drive of a dog sitter on Rover. That means Rover is the perfect place to go when you're search for loving, safe care for your best friend. Have a long day planned at work? Book dog day care on Rover.

Here's how it works: Search for sitters near you who offer doggy day care on the days your dog need care. Start a conversation from your potential dog 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, a reservation guarantee, and world-class support. Rover's payments platform is safe and secure—no cash, checks, or tips necessary.

When you book doggy day care on Rover, your dog will hang out in the comfort of their dog sitter's home. It's a great option for pet parents who don't want to send their dog to a kennel, especially if you work long hours or have a busy day planned. But just because your dog is staying at their sitter's home doesn't mean they have to stay home all day—they can enjoy many of Des Moines' dog-friendly attractions, including getting a free puppy cone at Snookies Malt Shop or a long walk at Gray’s Lake. Whatever they do, you'll get adorable photo updates of your dog having a blast. That's a great time for your dog, and peace of mind for you. Everybody wins!

With 100s of dog sitters in Des Moines, you're bound to discover the perfect match for your best friend. Your dog sitter and your dog will have a great time together. And the next time you're looking for dog day care, you'll know you can turn to dog sitters on Rover.

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