Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Drake, 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. Katy

Katy's my name, walking dogs is...

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Katy went above and beyond this week by taking my pup to Daycare for me and feeding her in the morning since I had to stay late at work for a meeting! She is... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
2. Summer

Free snuggles for your fur baby!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Summer and I have been coworkers and friends for approximately one year, and in that time I have come to know her as a responsible, timely, courteous, and ve... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
3. Sydney

Large Fenced Yard and a Friend

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50322

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

"Sydney is one of the few people that we trust with our 2 border collies (their grandma being the other we leave them with). She's very attentive and gives t... (more)"

4. Sarah

Dog obsessed, responsible pet owner

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

About: I have been house and pet sitting for friends, family, and co-workers for about six years. I enjoy spending quality time with dogs and treating the... (more)

5. Meredith

Work at home, give great belly rubs

WEST DES MOINES, IA, 50265

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Meredith is the dog whisperer! She has such a gentle and kindhearted spirit. She’s always punctual, responsible and just a genuine sweetheart to deal with. ... (more)"

6. Trish

Let me spoil your fur-kids!

Fairmont Park, Des Moines, IA, 50317

Drop-In Visits

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

7. Jill

Wannabe dog owner!

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jill is absolutely amazing with animals and treats everyone's pet like they're her own. Jill is eager to take care of my dog, Lily, when I'm not around -- an... (more)"

8. Kelly

Walking, running, playing - name it

Oak Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Is your dog active or you want it to be? I will get it in shape. Whether it's short, slow walks for your senior dog or long runs and swimming for t... (more)

9. Jared

Flexible schedule - Love dogs

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jared is a proud dog lover who has helped watch and care for my dog when I am out of town many times. Most recently, he stayed at my home and watched my dog ... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
10. Ally

I'll scratch your dog for hours

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ally is a warm, patient person. She has a passion for four-legged fur babies. She has taken care of our two dogs numerous times, and I would recommend her to... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
11. Rebecca

I will treat your baby like my own!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Rebecca loves dogs and has been great when watching my lab! She is responsible and always takes my dog out on adventures! I’d recommend her to anyone. (more)"

12. Bailey

A lot of free time to walk and play

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Our Evie loves Bailey! She has taken great care of her this week at her visits. We come home to a happy puppy. Bailey is reliable and has even picked up a co... (more)"

13. Amy

A Walk a Day Keeps the Vet Away

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Amy is GREAT!!! (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
14. Sydney

Shelter volunteer + dog lover

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sydney has watched our dogs in the past, and I trust her completely. She is an excellent dog sitter - she's responsible and conscientious, and also loves do... (more)"

15. Hannah

Pets are like family, special!!

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50322

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Hannah does an excellent job watching our pets. She really cares for the animals. We defently recommend her to our friends. She has watched our neighbors dog... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
16. Brittany

A home for yours pets to be loved!

Lower Beaver, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"Brittany is one of the best dog moms I know! She has such a natural loving care for not only her dog but others as well! She always puts their needs first wh... (more)"

17. Lindsey

I'll love your dog like my own!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Lindsey has been a pet lover since she was a small child. She was raised in a house where there was always at least one dog and cat. She continually demonstr... (more)"

18. Dan

Dogs > Humans

King-Irving Park, Des Moines, IA, 50311

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

"Dan has dog sat for my two dogs before and did so splendidly. He stayed at my house and attended to them without an expectation for compensation, just out o... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
19. Riley

Let me hang out with your dog!

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I am so.pleased and impressed with Riley! Our baby girl has taken to her so quickly and she has been wonderful about sending pictures this week of she and Ev... (more)"

Available this weekend
20. Anne

Love walks and all types of dogs

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

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

2 repeat clients

"Anne is a caring and enthusiastic animal-lover; I'd recommend her to anyone looking for a sitter who will make their pet feel entirely loved and safely cared... (more)"

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