Doggy Day Care in Drake, Des Moines, IA

Drop off your dog at your sitter's home in the morning, and pick them up in the evening.

1. Kim

Work from home full time-fence yard

Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"Kim was over the top helpful for our family. Amidst having a job the has rediculouse holiday hours, she made everything very easy and ensured our pup was ext... (more)"

2. Frida

Home full-time - large fenced yard

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50309

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

About: Your dog will be sure to receive a lot of love at our home along with plenty of exercise. We are easily accessible from I-235 just east of Gateway ... (more)

Confirmed New Years Availability
3. Kara

Large fenced yard and friendly pup

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

1 repeat client

"Kara was very kind to care for our pup, since we were just passing through and had to spend the day at a conference. Baron clearly had a nice time playing wi... (more)"

4. Breanne

Huge yard - let's play and snuggle!

Pleasant Hill, IA, 50327

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

1 repeat client

"Breanne worked great with my 7 month old pup who is always full of energy! (more)"

5. Erin

Dogs are kids!! I'm home full-time

West Des Moines, IA, 50266

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Erin and her husband are super nice people. They did a great job watching my puppy snickers! If I ever need someone to watch her again I will definitely be a... (more)"

Confirmed Christmas Availability
6. Rhonda

I have a great love for dogs.

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

13 repeat clients

"I felt our two Schnauzers had a good time staying with Rhonda. They were calm and relaxed when we picked them up, so I know they felt comfortable being with ... (more)"

7. Jennifer

We love dogs & they love it here!

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

12 repeat clients

"Louis loved his stay! And he is choosing the little pink piggy toy Jenny and the boys gave him over his fave toy!!! I was in town for work and Jenny was k... (more)"

8. Laurie

Home FT, LG yard, own 2 dogs

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

"Laurie has watched my dog on several occasions She goes above and beyond. Not only does she provide a warm, safe and caring environment she sends me pic ... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
9. Sarah

Dogs Are Family Members

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

"Being new to the city we did not even know that this type of service existed. We were very leery of leaving our special boy with anyone. After our first phon... (more)"

10. Chrissy

We'll explore the great outdoors!

Waveland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"Chrissy did a great job caring for my malamute. You could tell she loved animals and they responded to her well. She was prompt and knew how to manage a larg... (more)"

11. Jennifer

Work at home dog mom

Ankeny, IA, 50023

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

"I have a 6 year old pitbull (Charlie) who knows Jennifer as Aunt Jenni. She's been around since he was a puppy and she helped him learn new tricks. And som... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
12. Trish

Let me spoil your fur-kids!

Fairmont Park, Des Moines, IA, 50317

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

About: Experienced fur-mom that has experience with behavioral and medical issues. Able to provide supervision, stimulation and a safe environment for you... (more)

Confirmed Holiday Availability
13. Anastasia

Big or small, I love them all!

URBANDALE, IA, 50322

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

"Anna has watched our dog Ozzy as well as helped with a good number of our exotics. She has always been prompt, professional, and great with our animals. I wo... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
14. Katlen

Home full time, fenced in yard

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

About: We also have a bike trail behind our house for walks. I've done dog daycare at pet smart best job ever. Did foster care for a year. Can also groom ... (more)

Confirmed Holiday Availability
15. Justin

Home full time, lot of running area

Meredith, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

About: Love dogs, nonabusive. Only use yes and no commands, as well as treats, to reward dogs. I've had 2 prior dogs in my live as well as one service do... (more)

16. Heidi

Caring Pet Sitting in my Home

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

16 repeat clients

"Heidi is Awesome! Oliver loves his new puppy friends in Heidi's home. He is not use to interacting much with other dogs for long periods of time, though he r... (more)"

17. Jake

I love running around with my dog

Waukee, IA, 50263

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

About: I love dogs and have a 1 year old golden retriever. My family has always had dogs in the home, I grew up around them and love playing ball, frisbe... (more)

18. 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)"

19. Stacie

Responsible and Loving Dog Sitter

URBANDALE, IA, 50322

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I have always had a love for dogs! I have had dogs (along with cats, rabbits, birds, and hamsters) from my early childhood through adulthood. I ... (more)

20. Mary

Always smiling dog lover!

windsor heights, IA, 50324

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I grew up with two little bichons and now am the proud and loving owner of Winston Oliver. He's an ARL rescue. You can find pics of him on Instagra... (more)

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