Pet Sitting & 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.

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Confirmed availability: Memorial day
Robert K.
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Retired/Full-Time Animal LoverAltoona, IA, 50009
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Robert is amazing with our two lady dogs! They took to him right away, and he gave them wonderful walks and snuggles while we were out of state. Robert is pro… (more)

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$12
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Emma H.
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Hello Pawrents, I’m Emma!Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310
Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Emma is great! She is very responsive and great with my fur baby. It gives me such peace of mind knowing my doggo is taken care of when I’m away. (more)

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Caitlin & Jonathan D.
Pet LoverAltoona, IA, 50009
Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

Caitlin and Jonathan did a great job taking care of Wriggles. Hopefully they will be able to help us out in the future. (more)

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Alexandria L.
You leave ‘em, I love ‘em!Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Alex is one of the kindest, most attentive animal lovers I know. She has a deep intuition for the emotional needs of cats and dogs—especially those that have st… (more)

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$14
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Robin O.
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A dog lover helping pet parentsSherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Robin was absolutely wonderful to work with! From sending us updates each time the dogs were visited and photos of each dog each time, I felt like our pups were… (more)

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Four paws walking serviceCapitol East, Des moines, IA, 50316
Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

I have known Sabrina for a few years, and my first impression of her was her love of animals. She worked for a county park and you can tell she really enjoyed t… (more)

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$17
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Loving and Experienced SitterDowntown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Korina is caring and compassionate and loves all animals. She is extremely reliable, responsible, and trustworthy. I would absolutely have Korina care for my pe… (more)

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$13
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Confirmed availability: Memorial day
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Early Start: Perfect StartAltoona, IA, 50009
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Gracie does a great job taking care of her own pets. She will be starting to school this fall to become a veterinarian. You will not regret hiring Gracie. (more)

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As if they were my ownDes Moines, IA, 50317
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Katlin did an AMAZING job with my cat! She went above & beyond what was asked of her. This was my first time using Rover & I am very pleased! I will definitely … (more)

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$15
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Confirmed availability: Memorial day
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Fun, energetic animal loverFairmont Park, Des Moines, IA, 50317
Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have a lifetime of experience caring for pets. We lost our boxer recently and I’d love to care for your baby in his place. I’m taking part time on… (more)

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Snuggles for your fur baby!Fairmont Park, Des Moines, IA, 50317
Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Summer responded to us quickly and was very easy to work with on times and arrangements, especially since we were asking for the next day! She sent AWESOME pict… (more)

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$16
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Stay at Home Pet CarePleasant Hill, IA, 50327
Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

Katie has babysat our precious dog Oliver so many times. She has great availability, even for last minute extra long stays. Oliver loves her and her family, and… (more)

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Confirmed availability: Memorial day
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Registered Veterinary TechnicianRiver Bend, Des Moines, IA, 50313
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Tiffany is outstanding! Five out of five stars!! She loves animals and it shows. Our six cats got loads of attention during Tiffany's visits, so much so, that, … (more)

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$26
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I treat your animals like my own!Highland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313
Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Excellent care of my buddy! I knew right away when I met megan she was the right person for my dog! (more)

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$18
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Vet Tech - Pets are Family!Des Moines, IA, 50317
Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Abigail was wonderful. My dog can give sitters a hard time and she was able to handle her in a way that made her comfortable...she was eating and came out of he… (more)

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I’m an animal lover, sharing love.Gray's Woods, Des Moines, IA, 50317
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Amanda is a very caring and conscientious pet parent and is the same way with all pets. She loves animals, treating them like her own. (more)

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Dog Loving Social WorkerDes Moines, IA, 50317
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Wonderful job with my new German Shepherd pup Crowley. Fun has been a huge help in the early weeks of having him home and will definitely be booking again. (more)

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Elementary teacher and dog loverDes Moines, IA, 50317
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I grew up with a dog in the house and have raised many litters of puppies! I can assist with training, clean up after potty accidents and play all da… (more)

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Puppy Date with KateAccent, Des Moines, IA, 50317
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Kate's great! When I was initially looking for someone to let my big ol' Goldendoodle out for a potty break while I'm at work, I was worried that his size and, … (more)

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Please read the update below...Des moines, IA, 50317
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Debbie did a great job taking care of my fur babies. She was friendly and on time. Her detailed notes let me know they were well cared for while I was away. I r… (more)

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