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

24 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)"

2. JENNIFER

We love dogs & they love it here!

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

4 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)"

Available this weekend
3. 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)"

4. 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)"

5. Darren

Responsible,reliable, caring.

Des Moines , IA, 50317

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

"Darren made his dog hamburger and rice to mix with her food as she got older. He LOVED his Sammy girl. He has cared for my pup many times. He is patient a... (more)"

6. 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 is an excellent choice for a pet sitter! Our family has trusted Jacqui to watch our little yourkie "Newman" on several occasions when we have had to ... (more)"

7. 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)

8. 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)

9. Matt

Responsible, active roommates

Waukee, IA, 50263

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

5 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)"

10. 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)

11. Robin

Life Long Canine Lover!

Accent, Des Moines, IA, 50317

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

About: I have spent my entire life with dogs. I truly love these fur babies. I understand their behavior and have helped many train their furry family mem... (more)

12. 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)

13. 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)

14. Angela

Free Belly Rubs Included

West Des Moines, IA, 50266

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

3 repeat clients

"My go-to rover sitter. My puppy is always well taken care of and I am given regular updates and photos. (more)"

15. 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)

16. 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)

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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.

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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.