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

15 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)"

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. Kayla

Foster Mom and Dog Lover!!

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

23 repeat clients

"Kayla has watched my two fur babies (8 year old pit bull and 1.5 year old pit bull/lab mix) on multiple occasions. You can really tell Kayla has a passion a... (more)"

4. 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)"

5. Stacy

Namastay home with your dog.

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50311

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Our dogs love visiting Stacy. She treats them as her own and we never worry about our girls while they are with her, Stacy is reliable and responsible. We... (more)"

6. Matt

Responsible, active roommates

Waukee, IA, 50263

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

5 repeat clients

"When I found Laura and Matt to take care of my precious Finn, I was so grateful. They showed me that they were responsible, flexible, and best of all they we... (more)"

7. Georgina

Cozy Apartment near a park!

Clive, IA, 50325

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

"Georgina is such an animal lover! Every dog she is with genuinely feels loved due to how she is with them. My dog Charlie looks forward to seeing her every... (more)"

8. 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)

9. Claire

Responsible, dog-loving couple

West Des Moines , IA, 50266

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

1 repeat client

"We had a great experience working with Claire! She responded quickly and courteously to any requests. Lucy got along great with her dog and I received a few ... (more)"

10. 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 a wonderful pet sitter. She went above and beyond to make sure my Labrador, Cash, was loved, comfortable, exercised, and played with. When Jacqui i... (more)"

11. 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)

12. 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)"

13. Laney

Dog lover!

Windsor Heights, IA, 50324

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I absolutely adore dogs and treat my dog at home like he is my child. I tend to spoil him and every other dog I am around. I have grown up with dog... (more)

14. 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)

15. 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)

16. Kim

Animal Loving Veterinary Technician

Windsor Heights, IA, 50324

Dog Boarding, 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.