House Sitting in East Village, Des Moines, IA

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

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1. 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)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
2. Jermaina Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

student & animal lover

Des Moines, IA, 50317

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jermaina was absolutely amazing!! My Boston terrier was attacked as puppy and since that he has had a fear of other dogs and people. He rarely bonds to anyone,… (more)"

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3. Katlin Verified Background Check

As if they were my own

Des Moines, IA, 50317

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katlin was able to help me out in a pinch. She was great with the dogs and communication. I was able to enjoy the quick trip knowing she was there for them. Wi… (more)"

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4. Sarah Verified Background Check

Dog obsessed, responsible pet owner

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

"Sarah was so good with my critters! When she stayed overnights here, it was brutally cold. She took the time to coax my dog into wearing her booties... Not exa… (more)"

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5. Laura Verified Background Check

Lover of all fur babies

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"Laura exceeded our expectations in every way! She was professional, responsible, trustworthy and super nice! She sent frequent pictures of our dog playing and… (more)"

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6. 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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7. Emily Verified Background Check

Your dog loves walks and so do I!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moinea, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emily was great with our dog! Also appreciated the updates from her when we were gone. (more)"

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8. Kelly Verified Background Check

Animal Lover

Des Moines, IA, 50310

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I highly recommend Kelly as a dog/cat sitter. she takes that extra step to interact with your pet. I will most definitely use her again. (more)"

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9. Sophia Verified Background Check

Attentive and Caring!

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sophia was excellent. She made our vacation less stressful, knowing that she was taking care of our doggie at our house rather then a kennel! She did an exce… (more)"

10. Jenny Verified Background Check

Compassionate, Energetic, Attentive

North Of Grand, Des Moines, IA, 50312

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jenny was easy to communicate with and flexible to the needs of our dog, Indy. She was friendly, understanding, and made sure our dog felt loved while my husba… (more)"

11. Tamijha Verified Background Check

Animals have a big place in my ❤️

Lower Beaver, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"Tamijha took care of my Gloria while I was away for work and she did a wonderful job!! super reliable and really cares deeply for the animals. I highly recomme… (more)"

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12. Nicole Verified Background Check

Animal Lover Here to Help!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
13. Shelby Verified Background Check

24 years of loving on my pups:)

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Shelby is a very responsible person who loves animals! She has cared for my chocolate lab with the best intentions and care. She gives my dog, and other animal… (more)"

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14. Kendra Verified Background Check

Lover of all animals!

Oak Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kendra was amazing!! She came over to our home prior to house/dog sitting to meet our babies. She kept us updated while we were away with how the dogs were doi… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
15. Lexie & Matthew Verified Background Check

Flexible fun loving dog sitter

Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

About: My dogs are a huge part of my life. I have always had dogs growing up. I currently have 3 that I consider mine! Two live at my parent’s house because… (more)

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16. Jillian Verified Background Check

Animal lover and school teacher♥️

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jill is an amazing person, she is very patient and a nurturer. Seeing her with animals is awesome. She works well with them and loves all animals unconditional… (more)"

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17. 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 stayed at our home and took care of our dog, Jade, for a week over the Christmas holiday. Hannah was kind enough to stop by for a meet and greet before … (more)"

18. Kate Verified Background CheckRover 101

Puppy Date with Kate

Accent, Des Moines, IA, 50317

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

"Took great care of our pup in our home and had no problem administering multiple medication. Very experienced; will definitely book again! Thanks Kate! (more)"

19. 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)"

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20. Tiffany Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Registered Veterinary Technician

River Bend, Des Moines, IA, 50313

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Hello I just want to start off by saying that Tiffany is a wonderful girl. She's carrying and you can see that she really loves her animals. I had an accident… (more)"

Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for house-sitting. 540 owners have reviewed sitters in East Village, Des Moines, IA, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Since 92% of pet owners live within a short drive of a sitter on Rover, it's easy to find the perfect house sitter near you. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating. Wondering how much you can expect to pay on Rover.com? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a house sitter. Exchange messages from your sitter's profile, ask to schedule a free in-person Meet & Greet, and book and pay on Rover. You'll receive adorable photo updates, premium insurance, and world-class support.

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 East Village, Des Moines house sitting needs. On Rover, it's easy to find a loving dog sitter in East Village, 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 East Village 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 East Village, Des Moines, IA for your dog: people who'll treat him like family.

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Book a Stay, Donate to a Cause

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 East Village, 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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