Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Douglas Acres, Des Moines, IA

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

1. Stacey

Simply put, I love dogs.

Drake, Des Moines , IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Stacy did great with Obie, no issues at all. (more)"

2. Lori

I love dogs!

Altoona, IA, 50009

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Lori was AWESOME!! She went above and beyond to make sure our two kitties were well cared for and loved while we were away on vacation. I would book her agai... (more)"

3. Andrew

I'll run with your dog!

Douglas Acres, Des Moines, IA, 50317

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Andrew was a fantastic dog-walker and friend for our Ruby! He clearly loves dogs, and he was enthusiastic about meeting her and learning her habits and pref... (more)"

4. Amber

I'll play with your dogs and cats

Douglas Acres, Des Moines, IA, 50317

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amber took care of our elderly cat for for over a week. She took time to make friends with him and send pictures everyday. She also left the feeding area c... (more)"

5. Lisa

Dog-lover looking to serve

Union Park, Des Moines, IA, 50316

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"I highly recommend Lisa for any pet care needs. Upon meeting her for the first time, I knew she would be kind, patient, and trustworthy. She has excellent c... (more)"

6. Mackenzie

Let's run, walk, play, and pet!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mackenzie is the BEST! I have a large German Shepherd who is a ball of energy, but very sweet -I must add, anyway she handles him so well. She showers him ... (more)"

7. Rachel

4 dogs of our own!

Des Moines, IA, 50320

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Rachel is an all around animal lover! She takes great care of any animal, including her own four dogs! She will care and love your pet as her own! (more)"

8. Hailey

Health for the whole family

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Hailey did an amazing job watching our two dogs! We were in a pinch due to our dog sitter backing out last minute and Hailey was able to help at a moment's n... (more)"

9. Kylie

Love and quality time given here!!

Gray's Woods, Des Moines, IA, 50317

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

1 repeat client

"Kylie Sime is one of the most caring People I've ever met. My dogs are my children, and I would absolutely put my full trust in Kylie to take great care of m... (more)"

10. Morgan

Dog lover with too much free time!

McKinley School, Des Moines, IA, 50315

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hi, I'm Morgan! I grew up always having dogs around the house, and now that I live on my own I'm having some major pup withdrawals! I'll gladly tre... (more)

11. Selena

It's Like a Vaca for Your Fur Baby!

Ankeny, IA, 50023

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

"Selena watched my two pups when I went on vacation. She treated them wonderfully, took them on walks and played fetch for hours, which my lab absolutely love... (more)"

12. Aleksandra

Passionate Animal Lover

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Aleksandra was absolutely awesome! This was my first time using Rover and my experience couldn't have been better. Aleksandra walked and fed my dog and left ... (more)"

13. Chelsey

I am very loving and flexible.

Union Park, des moines, IA, 50316

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Chelsey is very loving and caring with all different kinds of animals. She is very dependable and will love and take care of your pet as though it was her own. (more)"

14. Anna

Certified Dog Lover!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

2 repeat clients

About: I have been a complete animal lover my entire life! I grew up in rural Wisconsin surrounded by cats, horses, cows, and my favorite, dogs. I have al... (more)

15. Alyssa

Walking trail nearby. Fenced yard

Oak Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

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

About: I have a Morkie pup named Gus that loves to play with others. I realize every pet parent has different ways they like to train. If you have certain... (more)

16. 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

"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)"

17. Lisa

Arlene's Pet Sitting Service

Oak Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

3 repeat clients

About: Your pet can stay in the comfort of a pet-loving, pet-friendly home while you are away. Former professional groomer and veterinary technician expe... (more)

18. Isabella

Dog care customized just for you!

Fairmont Park, Des Moines, IA, 50317

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I live on a farm and my dog is a watch dog for our property. She is trained to not to be as friendly as your typical house pet for the purpose of guarding ou... (more)"

19. 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)

20. Angela

Love going on walks with dogs.

Altoona, IA, 50009

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Single mother to three amazing children plus a 3 year old black lab who is my world. Love playing with dogs of all sizes and so does my dog, KiKi. ... (more)

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Dog lovers in Douglas Acres, Des Moines, IA love pet sitters on Rover.com. Over 540 pet owners have reviewed pet sitters on Rover in the Des Moines metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5 stars. No matter what your price range is, you might be surprised to learn how affordable pet sitting in Des Moines can be when you book with Rover. Wondering how much it might cost to book pet sitting? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before contacting a pet sitter near you.

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