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House Sitting in Drake Park, Des Moines, IA

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1. Karen Verified Background Check

Karen's Pet Sitting

Johnston, IA, 50131

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Karen was fantastic with our 2 dogs that have very different personalities. She was sure to give lots of attention to both of them, and even spent time with ou… (more)"

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2. Molly Verified Background Check

Will love your pet like my own!

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50310

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Very happy with Molly's services. We were a little apprehensive about using Rover, but Molly took great care of Zeus in our home. She was very professional an… (more)"

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3. Erin Verified Background Check

Animals are Angels on Earth

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Erin was great! I would highly recommend her. I felt comfortable leaving my dogs at home and didn’t have to worry about them while I was out of town. Erin prov… (more)"

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4. Nicole Verified Background Check

Animal Lover Here to Help!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Nicole was very accommodating to our situation. She was willing to allow our puppy to stay with her as well as come to our home to take care of our two boys. S… (more)"

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5. Alexis Verified Enhanced Background Check

Dog lover with lots of experience!

Windsor Heights, IA, 50324

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Above and beyond! Alexis is truly a Dog lover through and through. This was our first experience with Rover and our first experience hiring someone to help wit… (more)"

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6. Jonnie Verified Enhanced Background Check

Love Them Like My Own

URBANDALE, IA, 50322

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jonnie was a wonderful dog sitter for our dog Jack. He is s rescue Jack russell and it takes him a bit to warm up to people, but not with Jonnie. He warmed u… (more)"

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7. Laura Verified Background Check

Lover of all fur babies

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"I’m so happy we choose Laura to watch our dog amelia last weekend! Laura was great with dealing with our dog who has horrible anxiety. She made her feel safe. … (more)"

8. Kenzie Verified Background Check

ABSN student & loves animals

Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Kenzie was super easy to work with especially since we needed someone so last minute for a family emergency. We will definitely be booking with her again. (more)"

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9. Allison Verified Background Check

Animal whisperer

Clive, IA, 50325

House Sitting

"Wow, just wow! I cannot say enough about Allison. I was a bit anxious leaving our pals with a stranger but Allison was the tops! She was very communicative and… (more)"

10. Hannah Verified Enhanced Background Check

Used to caring for high energy dogs

Capitol View South, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Hannah was great to work with and I felt very comfortable leaving our dog, Scooter, in her care while we went out of town. I will definitely have her watch Sco… (more)"

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11. Samantha Verified Background Check

Patient, loving, caring, and fun

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

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

"Was timely and great communication. Would be happy to have Samantha watch my dog again. (more)"

12. Janiya Verified Background Check

The best therapist has fur & 4 legs

Highland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I’ve taken care of dogs since I was 10. Family & friends have trusted me to take care of their furry friends while they’re away; I’ve helped teach a … (more)

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13. Lizie Verified Background Check

Lizie here! I can’t wait to help!

East Village, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have been an avid animal lover and caregiver since I was little. I grew up around dogs, cats, and many other animals! I am perfect for your pet an… (more)

14. Madyson Verified Enhanced Background Check

Veterinary Technology Student!

Lower Beaver, Des Moines, IA, 50310

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Was very good about communication and the dogs seemed happy when we got back. Also she was neat - house was clean when we got home. Will most likely use again. (more)"

15. Amanda Verified Background Check

I will take care of your furry baby

Oak Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amanda was wonderful. She was friendly, clean, and responsible. We hired her to house-, dog-, and cat-sit over a long weekend. She was great with our four p… (more)"

16. Sophia Verified Background Check

I love dogs!

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sophia watched our two dogs and house sat for us during a short weekend away. She texted updates and took great care of the dogs. She was responsive and accomm… (more)"

17. Robin Verified Background Check

A dog lover helping pet parents

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Robin took amazing care of our pets and left the house is perfect condition. Very trustworthy. We have a special needs dog and she was soooo good with her! 10/… (more)"

18. Emily Verified Background Check

Freelancer with a flexible schedule

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emily is all around awesome! We have two large puppies with a lot of energy, they can be a handful sometimes. She was very communicative and sent great updat… (more)"

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19. Tiffany Verified Enhanced Background Check

Registered Veterinary Technician

River 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)"

20. Savannah Verified Enhanced Background Check

Lover of ALL Doggos, Lorge & Smol:)

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

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

"Savannah is great my dog was so comfortable with her and her furr baby Kimchi. They were very active and then took a little nap. Savannah followed my nervous m… (more)"

In Drake Park, Des Moines, IA, dog lovers trust Rover.com for their house sitting needs. Over 540 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in the Des Moines metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5 stars. Booking house sitting in Drake Park can be incredibly affordable, no matter what price range you're looking for. Curious about what it might cost to book house sitting in Des Moines on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before reaching out and beginning a conversation with a sitter.

Rover offers the perfect alternative to dog kennels. The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your dog and your home, turn to Rover for your Drake Park, Des Moines house sitting needs. On Rover, it's easy to find a loving dog sitter in Drake Park, Des Moines, IA who'll give your dog one-on-one attention while you're away, and your dog can enjoy a sweet staycation, right at home. Search from hundreds of trusted Drake Park house sitters near you, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your dog. We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. Then, when you're ready, book and pay for your dog's stay all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You get free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and cute photo updates throughout the stay. It's the easiest way to find trustworthy house sitters in Drake Park, Des Moines, IA for your dog: people who'll treat him like family.

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