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. Andrew

I'll run with your dog!

Douglas Acres, Des Moines, IA, 50317

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Andrew was absolutely fantastic with Elsinore! I'm very particular about everything, and Andrew went out of his way to make sure he took care of my cat just ... (more)"

2. Hannah

Your dog will be happy with me!

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Excellent, our girls love her! (more)"

3. Hailey

Health for the whole family

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Hailey did a great job. She kept us informed and sent great pictures of Jersey having a great time with her. (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. Abby

Lifelong dog owner seeking side gig

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Abby has watched my 4 year old Great Dane, Albia. I don't think Albia wanted to come home! Everything was taken care of and she was much loved. I even got a... (more)"

6. Anna

Certified Dog Lover!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Anna was fantastic! Great communication and updated me each time she visited my pets. I will certainly be asking Anna to watch my pets in the future! 5 stars... (more)"

7. Kelsey

Friendly-Fun-Active-Patient

Ankeny, IA, 50021

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

3 repeat clients

"Kelsey was fantastic!!! She dropped in to check on my pups while I was gone for nearly a week. She sent me photos during her visit and gave me regular update... (more)"

8. Stacey

Simply put, I love dogs.

Drake, Des Moines , IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

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

9. 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)"

10. 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)"

11. 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)"

12. Adam

Student missing playing with dogs

McKinley School, Des moines, IA, 50315

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

3 repeat clients

About: Have been caring for dogs my entire life, dogs are just what make me happy. I love to play with all kinds of dogs. As far as care go, I always star... (more)

13. 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)"

14. Morgan

Dog lover with too much free time!

McKinley School, Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

1 repeat client

"Morgan is the individual who got me to start dog sitting for rover. I trust her wholeheartedly, and even have had her watch dogs for some of my longest repea... (more)"

15. Chelsey

I am very loving and flexible.

Union Park, des moines, IA, 50316

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Chelsey is my sister. We have 5 dogs and she loves them to death. She makes sure they have food and water. She makes sure they've been out enough times in a ... (more)"

16. Selena

It's Like a Vaca for Your Fur Baby!

Ankeny, IA, 50023

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

17. 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)

18. 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)

19. Jessica

I love animals!!

Des moines, IA, 50317

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

1 repeat client

About: Me and my children and fiance love animals and would love to care for your furbaby. We have a large 3 bedroom home along with 1.5 acres of partial... (more)

20. 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

1 repeat client

"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)"

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