Dog Boarding in Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA

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1. Ashley

Pups In The City

East Village, Des Moines, IA, 50309

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Murphy had a wonderful time with Ashley and her puppy Olivia. When we have left him at the kennel in the past he comes home upset and doesn't eat for days. H... (more)"

2. Ashley

Puppy Playdates

West Des Moines, IA, 50266

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

About: I've lived with dogs my whole life including breeds such as Chow dog and daushcands. I am in love with my puppy, Willow. I thought I would give... (more)

3. Kayla

Foster Mom and Dog Lover!!

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

37 repeat clients

"Kayla and Shadoe did an awesome job taking care of our sweet Frankie (American Staffordshire Terrior)! We were gone 10 days and they made him feel loved and... (more)"

4. Debbie

Your Dog Will Be Part of the Family

Pleasant Hill, IA, 50327

Dog Boarding

74 repeat clients

"Debbie was very kind and helpful. I believe my dog had a great time at her house. He fell asleep early in his dog bed. It was good to have him socialize with... (more)"

5. Jeanine

Fun & Pampered Pups-my specialty

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50311

Dog Boarding

15 repeat clients

"Jeanine was very willing to have a pre-stay meet up to introduce our dogs and give my dog the opportunity check out her place. She sent an update and photo ... (more)"

6. Karin

dogs, camping + coffee

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"We would highly recommend Karin! Arie loved to play with her dogs and explore the backyard. I have no doubt he was spoiled rotten! Thanks again! (more)"

7. Mary Elizabeth

Camp Mary Beth Williams

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

1 repeat client

"We were very apprehensive about leaving our sweet Gus while we went on vacation as he's such an important part of our family. We found Mary Elizabeth here on... (more)"

8. Kylie

Love and quality time given here!!

Gray's Woods, Des Moines, IA, 50317

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

About: We have a great sized backyard and enjoy spending time outside. I have had 2+ dogs at a time all of my life. We currently have a 9 year old lab mix... (more)

9. Rhonda

I have a great love for dogs.

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

9 repeat clients

"Rhonda was EXCELLENT! Her first priority was always ensuring our Harley was as comfortable as being at home. You can tell she truly cared for her and is a si... (more)"

10. Jennifer

Bones Jones Playcare

Merle Hay, Des Moines , IA, 50310

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

1 repeat client

About: Hello there. Looking for a fun, safe place to board your pet.? Pick me, choose me, let me love your pet while you are away. I am 23 years old a... (more)

11. Bailey

Bailey Jo's fun pet vacation

Des Moines, IA, 50315

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

6 repeat clients

"Bailey was very nice and worked with my schedule for drop off/ pick up. My boy didn't seem nervous with her and the pics she sent of him hanging out with oth... (more)"

12. Lizzy

Dog lover lookin for extra pup time

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

About: I had always grown up with at least one dog in my house and have had trouble adjusting to not having one around since I had gone away to college, a... (more)

13. Evan

Dog Trainer with a Fenced in Yard!

Union Park, Des Moines, IA, 50316

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

22 repeat clients

"My little dog Bo stayed with Evan while I was out of town for a couple weeks. Bo was so happy when I picked him up - I was relieved to know that he had a go... (more)"

14. Jacklyn

Responsible and Reliable Pet Sitter

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

3 repeat clients

"Jacklyn took great care of our dog Odie while we took a family trip over spring break. Jacklyn's dog Corporal is wonderful with the younger pups with lots o... (more)"

15. Gaibrien

Home 24/7 - large fenced in yard

Union Park, Des Moines, IA, 50320

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

"My dog is tuckered out from all the playtime he got while staying with Gaibrien! He had a blast and I know he can't wait to go back! (more)"

16. Erin

Dog loving home in Des Moines

Des moines, IA, 50320

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Erin was awesome! She sent me great photos showing me Sophie was having a wonderful time. She also texted me when she had questions on Sophie's health. Gr... (more)"

17. Candace

Fun & LOVING with a huge back yard

Drake, Des Moines , IA, 50311

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"I was very happy with my first Rover experience! Candace was very easy to set things up with, the meet and greet put me at ease, and she took excellent care ... (more)"

18. Alexis

Loving Dogs is my job

Southwestern Hills, Des moines, IA, 50325

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

2 repeat clients

"Lexi was great with Bear, she even picked him up at my house. I met her and Ray prior to Bear's stay, I had no reservations whatsoever while I was gone. Bear... (more)"

19. Hailey

Health for the whole family

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

About: Hello! I am a dietitian and I believe in health for the whole family (pets included)! I don't have any pets of my own but I enjoy taking care of my... (more)

20. Zoey

Patient & friendly dog lover!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: My name is Zoey and I am a 24 years old. I am very friendly, patient and easy going. I have a passion for animals and love to take care of them... (more)

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Dog owners in Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA turn to dog sitters on Rover for their dog boarding needs. Over 15 pet owners have reviewed dog sitters in Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, giving them an average rating of 5.0/5. Dog boarding can be affordable, no matter where you live or what your price range may be. Curious about how much dog boarding costs in Des Moines with Rover.com? Check out our average dog boarding rates near you to get an idea before getting a conversation started with a dog sitter on Rover. When you leave your dog with a sitter you've connected with on Rover, you can relax, knowing your dog will be treated like family.

As dog lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your dog when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Downtown Des Moines dog sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for dog boarding while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a dog sitter in Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA who meets your and your dog's needs. We manually review and approve every profile on our site, and we offer tools to help you make the right decision for your dog, including background checks and community reviews. We also offer educational opportunities and extra safety tools, such as the Protection Package. And we always recommend an in-person Meet & Greet so you can see that your sitter is the perfect fit for your dog. Rover is proud to be the nation's largest network of dog lovers for hire, and that includes offering pet boarding in Downtown Des Moines.

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