Pet Sitting & Drop Ins in Drake Park, 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. 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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2. Robin Verified Background Check

A dog lover helping pet parents

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Robin is an amazing dog sitter who truly cares about dogs, communicates about everything and sends us updates along the way. We are so lucky to have found so... (more)"

3. 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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4. 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)"

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5. 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 is great with our new pup! She responds quickly to messages and requests and we love getting the notes and photos when she does a drop in visit. We ... (more)"

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6. Katie Verified Background Check

Wanna' go for a walk?

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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)"

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7. 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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8. Alexandra Verified Background Check

Best dog walker in the world

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314

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

"Alex is a wonderful dog sitter! I would recommend her to any one. I have a 2 year old German Shepherd and 12 year old Yorkie. She is very accommodating with ... (more)"

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9. 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)"

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10. Jeremy Verified Background Check

I love dogs with my heart and soul.

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We really appreciated Jeremy coming over to meet us & our dog & agreeing to care for our dog with very little notice. It was very comforting to have Jeremy t... (more)"

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11. 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)"

12. 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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13. Haley Verified Background Check

Pet Lover. Puppy & Cat Mama.

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Haley was absolutely wonderful, she was so helpful and thorough. Idris obviously loved her, you couldn't find a better sitter! (more)"

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14. Arielle Verified Background Check

Animal Lover My Entire Life

Oak Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Arielle was great! Lots of pictures and detailed updates! (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 great. Helped us out at the last minute. Very responsive and responsible. Will use her again if needed. (more)"

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16. Nat Verified Background Check

Walks, Playtime, and Belly rubs!

Des Moines, IA, 50309

Dog Boarding, 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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17. Alanna Verified Background CheckRover 101

Dog and Animal Lover

Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alanna cared for our sweet pup, Buddy, while we attended a wedding out of town. She did a wonderful job and kept Buddy calm and happy, which is important as ... (more)"

18. 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)"

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19. Kristi Verified Background CheckRover 101

Active pet lover w/big fenced yard

Woodland Heights, Des Moines, IA, 50312

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

"Kristi R. There’s a kind caring loving animal lover. She has dog and cat sad for me on several occasions. She takes them on walks, rub their bellies, make s... (more)"

20. Jessica Verified Background Check

Crazy Dog Lady!!

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50021

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Very good my dog. Prompt to the timeframe agreed upon. Would recommend and use again. (more)"

Pet parents in Drake Park, Des Moines, IA love dog sitters on Rover.com. 540 owners have reviewed sitters in the Des Moines metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating, and 92% of pet parents live within a short drive of a dog sitter on Rover. That means Rover is the perfect place to go when you're search for loving, safe care for your best friend. Wondering how much you can expect to pay for a day on Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your pets and check in on you home, turn to Rover. It's easy to find a loving Drake Park pet sitter on Rover who'll give your pet one-on-one attention while you're away, and take care of your home. Search from hundreds of trusted pet sitters in Drake Park, Des Moines, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your pet(s). 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 house and pet sitter all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You'll have the peace of mind knowing that your sitter has free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and will send you cute photo updates throughout the stay. Rover is the easiest way to find trustworthy Drake Park pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

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Rover's got you covered, even when you don't need a pet sitter or dog walker. Check out our blog for pictures of adorable dogs, help on your biggest dog-related questions, and more:

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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 Drake Park, 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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