House Sitting in Drake Park, Des Moines, IA

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1. Amanda

student with passion for animals!

Westwood, Des Moines, IA, 50312

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Took great care of our dog in our home! (more)"

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2. Holly

The best care when you're not there

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50310

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Holly did a great job with my Bo. We have to work long hours and she was super quick to get back to us and a great communicator. We look forward to working... (more)"

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3. Eric

Experienced and reliable caretaker

Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA, 50315

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Eric is a great dog walker. He is incredibly reliable, and I have known him to always go above and beyond taking caring of fur friends. As a friend of his, I... (more)"

4. Rebecca

I will treat your baby like my own!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Rebecca took care of our dog and cat when we had to leave them for an extended amount of time for the first time ever. I was so worried about them, but after... (more)"

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5. Grace

Future Veterinarian

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We asked very little and she went out of her way to take care of him. We got daily pictures and updates. She was also very attentive to ask guidelines and ru... (more)"

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6. Amy

A Walk a Day Keeps the Vet Away

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Very reliable and wonderful with our fur babies when we were gone for a long weekend. Will rebook in the future. (more)"

7. Danijela

I'll make time fun for your baby

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50322

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Danijela is fantastic! My dog loves her and she is very good at what she does. I definitely recommend her for dog walking and visits! (more)"

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Labor Day
8. Sarah

Your Dog's Second Best Friend

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah is great!! She got back to me right away and was super polite. I have never left my two dogs before so I was very nervous about it. My dogs tend to me ... (more)"

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9. Pamela

I’ve always loved dogs!!!

Des Moines, IA, 50309

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

About: I’m loving, laid back and attentive :) I’ve grown up with dogs of all sizes, ages and breeds. I am also comfortable caring for disabled dogs. I hav... (more)

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Labor Day
10. Abby

Put their paws in good hands!

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Abby was great to work with when we left on a week long vacation. We knew our girl, Maya was in good hands and was well taken care of. Abby checked in with... (more)"

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Labor Day
11. Lori

Let's play in my big backyard!

Windsor Heights, IA, 50324

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

"My pug Rita loves staying with Lori when we’re away! She is trustworthy and so accommodating. Her dog gets along with everyone and enjoys having new company ... (more)"

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12. Stephanie

Side-hustler who loves dogs!

North Of Grand, Des Moines, IA, 50312

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I felt very comfortable leaving town with Stephanie looking after our dog, Clutch. She came to the house a few days before we left to spend time with him, g... (more)"

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Labor Day
13. Celia

Excited to start caring for pets!!

Linden Heights, Des Moines, IA, 50312

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Celia is a very caring pet sitter who loves all animals!! She is very responsible, trustworthy, and really enjoys taking care of our pets! We love having h... (more)"

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This weekend
14. Payton

Will care for dog like it's my own.

Martin Luther King Jr Park, Des Moines, IA, 50316

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

About: I have been around dogs my whole life. They are, in my opinion, the best companion someone can have. I have had experience with pretty much all siz... (more)

15. Stacey

Simply put, I love dogs.

Drake, Des Moines , IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Stacey did great with our two nervous rescue boys, who were extra anxious after a recent move. She walked them and snuggled them and left our house very neat... (more)"

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16. Jen

Home full-time and love cuddles

de moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jen is a very thoughtful individual who is always willing to help out taking care of a pet when needed. She has watched my dog more times than i can count an... (more)"

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17. Shae

I'll run and play with your dog!

East Village, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Shae is by far our first choice when we need a dog sitter. Our puppy, Dallas loves her! Shae always stays in communication with us on a regular basis, elimi... (more)"

18. Morgan

Dog lover with too much free time!

McKinley School, Des Moines, IA, 50315

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Morgan is the individual who got me to start dog sitting for rover. I trust her wholeheartedly, and even have had her watch dogs for some of my longest repea... (more)"

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19. Mk

Active, young adult pet sitter

East Village, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"MK would be the perfect sitter for your pet! She not only has experience, growing up with dogs, but also has a puppy of her own. She is compassionate, attent... (more)"

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20. Stephanie

Dogs love me as much as I love them

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have a puggle at home in Illinois and she is now 11 years old! I miss her everyday and this is a great way to get my daily dose of puppy love! I ... (more)

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