Pet Sitting & Drop Ins in Downtown Des Moines, 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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1. Madyson Verified Enhanced Background Check

Veterinary Technology Student!

Lower Beaver, Des Moines, IA, 50310

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Madyson is amazing! She made me (a first time Rover user) feel comfortable leaving my fur baby. She sent pictures, checked in frequently to let me know how h... (more)"

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2. Kaila Verified Background CheckRover 101

Fenced in backyard - photo updates!

Waveland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50311

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

"Kaila was amazing! She’s a natural dog lover and incredibly trust worthy. I highly recommend her and will definitely use her again. (more)"

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3. Meredith Verified Background Check

Love time with four-legged friends

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321

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

"Meredith has been helping to take care of Rusty for almost a year now. She is so helpful and dependable, Rusty loves her and I have so much peace of mind tha... (more)"

4. Megan Verified Background Check

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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5. Lisa Verified Background Check

Dog Lover

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321

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

"The pups love Lisa and she is always so friendly and helpful! I can tell she really cares about animals and making sure they get what they need. Will continu... (more)"

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6. Summer Verified Background Check

Snuggles for your fur baby!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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 p... (more)"

7. Katelyn Verified Background Check

Will love your furry family members

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katelyn is amazing and our puppies love her! She very clearly loves your pets like they are family. I had such peace of mind knowing Luna and Apollo were bei... (more)"

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8. Katie Verified Background Check

Wanna' go for a walk?

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katie was great. Did 12 visits over 6 days. Was very quick to respond anytime I reached out and even brought up my trashcan and brought in the mail. Would ... (more)"

9. Robin Verified Background Check

A dog lover helping pet parents

Sherman 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 w... (more)"

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10. Sean Verified Background Check

Dog and Cat Fantasy Getaway

East Village, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"He was able to handle my 2 crazy dogs so he must be pretty good! (more)"

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11. Rebecca Verified Background Check

I will treat your baby like my own!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rebecca checked in on my cat for a weekend and it couldn’t have gone smoother! She sent me so many adorable pictures and gave me a quick update every day she... (more)"

12. Alexa Verified Background Check

Prior Service dog puppy raiser!

McKinley School, des moines, IA, 50315

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have a little 7 lb dog that is afraid and has different needs than what a bigger dog would need and I have never worried about my dog during Alexa's care. ... (more)"

13. Lindsey Verified Background CheckRover 101

I'll love your dog like my own!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Lindsey is super amazing and flexible and she is great with my 4 month old mutt, which can be a lot of work. I feel completely leaving my key under the door ... (more)"

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14. Lauren Verified Background Check

Teacher and pup lover!

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Lauren is absolutely great with dogs. From her family dog Cody, to our dog Lola, to the couple dogs we have dog sat for friends over the past couple years, t... (more)"

15. Leah Verified Background Check

4th yr Medical Student;<3 Dogs/Cats

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Leah is awesome. She sent updates consistency after each visit and took the best photos of my cat. She was super easy to work with and was a lifesaver when I... (more)"

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16. Erin Verified Background Check

Animals are Angels on Earth

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Erin's second visit taking care of my cats was just as good as the first! She kept their messes tidy and their bellies full, and was willing to go the extra ... (more)"

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17. Kendra Verified Background Check

Lover of all animals!

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kendra was great! She took great care of our cats, and even managed to earn the trust of our very shy boy. She's clearly very good with animals. Highly recom... (more)"

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18. Nat Verified Background Check

Walks, Playtime, and Belly rubs!

Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Natalie is the sweetest individual you'll ever encounter. She gives 100% and more in everything she puts her mind to. I've seen the love and incredible care ... (more)"

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19. Sam Verified Enhanced Background Check

Big dogs don't scare me.

Des Moines, IA, 50309

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sam would make a wonderful dog sitter. I have a 110 lbs Newfoundland that Sam would watch for me when I was out of town. My dog loved Sam and he would always... (more)"

20. Brittany Verified Background Check

Trustworthy sitter in Des Moines

Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brittany has been wonderful with my pets! It did not take her long at all to get familiar with and comfortable with my pets, and they loved her right away! S... (more)"

Dog owners in Downtown Des Moines, IA love booking pet sitting with sitters on Rover.com. Over 15 pet owners have reviewed pet sitters in Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, giving them an average rating of 5.0/5 stars. Booking pet sitting can be super affordable, no matter where you live. Trust us, we think you'll be pleasantly surprised. Curious what it might cost to book pet sitting with Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before reaching out and starting a conversation with a pet sitter near you in Downtown.

As pet lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your pet when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Downtown pet sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted pet sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a pet sitter in Downtown Des Moines who meets your and your pet'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 pet, including background checks, sitter testimonials, 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 pet sitters and dog walkers.

A Daily Treat: A Blog by Rover

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Book a Stay, Donate to a Cause

Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in Downtown, Des Moines donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Des Moines.

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