Pet Setting & Drop Ins in East Village, 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. Colleen

Professional, loving care!

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50312

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"I am very particular in who I let watch my fur baby. I have a nearly 14 year old dog, Chloe, who has kidney and liver disease as well as some joint problems... (more)"

2. 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)"

3. Anna

Certified Dog Lover!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Anna was fantastic! Great communication and updated me each time she visited my pets. I will certainly be asking Anna to watch my pets in the future! 5 stars... (more)"

4. Morgan

Dog lover with too much free time!

McKinley School, Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

3 repeat clients

"Morgan was kind enough to send me a photo of the visit and our dog seemed super chill when we got home. Excellent service. (more)"

5. Amber

I'll play with your dogs and cats

Douglas Acres, Des Moines, IA, 50317

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amber took care of our elderly cat for for over a week. She took time to make friends with him and send pictures everyday. She also left the feeding area c... (more)"

6. Kim

Work from home full time-fence yard

Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

1 repeat client

"Kim is amazing with animals. I have used her to watch my dogs and they absolutely love her. She takes time to pet and love on each dog individually. She is d... (more)"

7. 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)"

8. Tess

Walking keeps them healthy!

Beaverdale, Des moines, IA, 50310

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Tess is amazing! She is incredibly loving and caring and will take care of your pet as if they are her own. She understands how hard is to be away from your ... (more)"

9. Wayne

Experienced dog walker

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have experience dealing with dogs that pull, misbehave, and have to much pent-up energy. My goal is to leave your dog in a calm, relaxed, and fur... (more)

10. Nathan

Nate's doggy service

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines , IA, 50309

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

3 repeat clients

About: I'm an animal lover through and through. I have a dog and cat of my own and spoil them to death. Walks, park visits, car rides, treats, games such ... (more)

Available this weekend
11. Jason

Expert Care For Your Furry Friend

North Of Grand, Des Moines, IA, 50312

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hello! I am a dog lover who has owned dogs throughout my life. I have owned 3 dogs, and cared for numerous others, ranging in size from 10 lbs to... (more)

12. Anne

Love walks and all types of dogs

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Anne is a quality friend and even better dog sitter! She is incredibly passionate about dogs and will shower them with all the love and attention she can mus... (more)"

13. Allyson

Dogs give me life.

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Allyson is a great dog sitter! Not only does she love dogs, but is confident in her abilities to take care of them properly and safely. Having grown up wit... (more)"

14. Tina

Ready to play with your pup!

McKinley School, Des Moines, IA, 50315

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I had the pleasure of using Tina to watch my dog Riley when I was on vacation. Riley is a nervous girl and a little more maintenance than most dogs. I felt c... (more)"

15. Hannah

Your dog will be happy with me!

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Excellent, our girls love her! (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
16. Bailey

A lot of free time to walk and play

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have grown up with dogs cats and horses since I was young, I am familiar with breeds of all sizes from Terrier mixes to Mastiffs and Newfoundland... (more)

17. Adam

Student missing playing with dogs

McKinley School, Des moines, IA, 50315

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

3 repeat clients

About: Have been caring for dogs my entire life, dogs are just what make me happy. I love to play with all kinds of dogs. As far as care go, I always star... (more)

18. Shelby

Active and Fun

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

About: I LOVE animals and want a dog but do not have time for one full time. Taking care of others pets is always fun and enjoyable for me since I do not ... (more)

19. Kennedy

wannabe stay at home dog mom

Downtown Des Moines, Des moines, IA, 50309

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

"Kennedy makes me want to become a dog owner myself just from watching her train and treat her own. Throughout moving, school, and working full-time, Kennedy ... (more)"

20. Samantha

Lookin to take care of ur loved one

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have grown up with dogs as pets in my life since I was 12. I love playing and will run with your dog. I am a very caring responsible person. I wi... (more)

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