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. Dala

Wanna be crazy dog lady. Husband:no

Merle Hay, Des Moines , IA, 50322

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

19 repeat clients

"Dala is great! From our initial meeting, she was warm and inviting to Phoebe and I. She is so flexible and offered to come pick Phoebe up at home so that it ... (more)"

Available this weekend
2. Rhonda

I have a great love for dogs.

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

6 repeat clients

"Rhonda is an outstanding dog sitter as well as a great customer service professional. She's very flexible and accommodating as far as owners' needs in that ... (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

1 repeat client

"I have known Jennifer and her family for over 15 years. She and her family have been watching Mercedes over 10 years. Mercedes is our 13-year-old Toy Poodl... (more)"

4. Michelle

I'm an experienced animal lover

Carlisle, IA, 50047

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

"I have worked with Michelle in a professional setting and personal setting....she takes excellent care of the pets in her company! I would trust her with hum... (more)"

5. Georgina

Cozy Apartment near a park!

Clive, IA, 50325

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

1 repeat client

"Georgina is such a wonderful dog sitter. We moved to the area a little over a year ago and I was so worried about finding someone to watch Frances. Georgina... (more)"

6. Angela

Free Belly Rubs Included

West Des Moines, IA, 50266

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Angela has dog sat for my husband and I countless times. One time in particular was the weekend of our wedding and our dog, Wynrie, had just had surgery, was... (more)"

7. Jacqui

I love dogs and they love me too!!

East Village, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

1 repeat client

"Jacqui has watched my English Mastiff, Gus, a number of times now, and she does a wonderful job! Not only do I trust her to show up when she says she will, ... (more)"

8. Matt

Responsible, active roommates

Waukee, IA, 50263

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

4 repeat clients

"Matt has been an excellent dog sitter for my labradoodle and lab! He has been reliable when I've asked him to watch them and his specialty is taking them on ... (more)"

9. 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)

10. Maddison

outgoing,active,smiling,caring,love

West des moines, IA, 50265

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

2 repeat clients

About: I have had dogs and cats my whole life and always enjoyed there company! My family now has 7 dogs and 4 cats! I am always there helping them! Takin... (more)

11. Krystal

Dependable, Caring, and Energetic

West Des Moines, IA, 50266

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

"We have been using Krystal for a couple of years now for our little furbaby, She is very reliable, and trustworthy. I am so thankful to have found her becau... (more)"

12. 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)

13. 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)

14. Nicole

Motivated Dedicated and Loving

Winterset, IA, 50273

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

About: Trained canines for 12 years for the Department of Defense. I have training in first aid and daily maintenance of canines. I would love to provide ... (more)

Available this weekend
15. Kim

Animal Loving Veterinary Technician

Windsor Heights, IA, 50324

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Kim and I work together as technicians at a busy veterinary hospital. She is always kind and loving to all of the animals she works with. She brings a calm p... (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.