Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Fairground, 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. Katie

Reliable, life-long dog lover

Ankeny, IA, 50023

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Katie was so awesome with Oakley! He was such a happy dog to see her everyday and she was great. She played with him and took him for good walks and sent us ... (more)"

2. Tiffany

Lifelong Pet Lover/trainer

Des Moines, IA, 50317

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"So glad we found Tiffany. She came each day sending us pictures and updates with each visit. We felt comfortable the dogs were in good hands. (more)"

3. Lori

I love dogs!

Altoona , IA, 50009

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Lori was FANTASTIC! She visited our Ruby twice while we were at a family gathering-- she even sent a message to let me know she would be arriving a few minu... (more)"

4. Laura

Fun with your Furry Friend

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

13 repeat clients

"Laura was great to work with! She gave me updates on Jules and sent pictures while I was gone. I highly recommend her! (more)"

5. Inga

Very reliable, dog lover!

Des Moines , IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Did a great job! Responded to emails promptly and let my dog out on time. (more)"

6. Shannon

Wiener lover!

Des Moines, IA, 50320

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Shannon looked in on my cat over the weekend and took great care of her! She agreed to watch my cat on short notice and was very flexible; she worked with my... (more)"

7. Lisa

Dog-lover looking to serve

Union Park, Des Moines, IA, 50316

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"My two pups loved having Lisa as their sitter! She was responsive to my request and replied to all messages very quickly. When we met I could tell right away... (more)"

8. Meghann

Fur Babies Are My Passion!

Lower Beaver, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Great job! Would defiantly use again. (more)"

9. Hayley

Grand View Student

Des Moines, IA, 50320

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Hayley was the first dog caregiver I used after I adopted a dog. I left on a ten day trip feeling 100% at ease leaving my pet in her care. Hayley sent me per... (more)"

10. Jacqui

I love dogs and they love me too!!

East Village, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

1 repeat client

"Jacqui has watched my English Mastiff, Gus, a number of times now, and she does a wonderful job! Not only do I trust her to show up when she says she will, ... (more)"

11. Darren

Responsible,reliable, caring.

Des Moines , IA, 50317

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

"Darren made his dog hamburger and rice to mix with her food as she got older. He LOVED his Sammy girl. He has cared for my pup many times. He is patient a... (more)"

Available this weekend
12. Selena

It's Like a Vaca for Your Fur Baby!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hello! I am available for multiple pet care needs in the early morning and evening times. I am employed full-time and can provide care during th... (more)

13. Abby

Lifelong dog owner seeking side gig

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Abby has watched my 4 year old Great Dane, Albia. I don't think Albia wanted to come home! Everything was taken care of and she was much loved. I even got a... (more)"

14. Andrea

Pawsitively Playful Pup Sitter

East Village, Des Moines , IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Great experience, thanks Andrea! (more)"

15. Robin

Life Long Canine Lover!

Accent, Des Moines, IA, 50317

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

About: I have spent my entire life with dogs. I truly love these fur babies. I understand their behavior and have helped many train their furry family mem... (more)

16. Zoey

Patient & friendly dog lover!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: My name is Zoey and I am a 24 years old. I am very friendly, patient and easy going. I have a passion for animals and love to take care of them... (more)

17. Megan

I'm very connected with animals!

Indianola Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50315

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have been with dogs almost my entire life. I aspired to be a vet all the way through high school and I even provided amateur vet services on my m... (more)

18. Jacob

Doggy day care at it's finest!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

About: I go to Drake University, am a pharmacy major, and am looking for a little extra money for college. I love dogs, am very responsible, and will take... (more)

19. Stacey

Student looking for pets to love!

McKinley School, Des Moines, IA, 50315

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I'd love to learn to what your dog's favorite toys are, their style of play, what their schedule is, and how I can best serve your family. I wo... (more)

20. Asa

Hard working and love furry friends

Des Moines, IA, 50317

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have known Asa for over ten years and he has always been a reliable and responsible individual in all aspects. Especially when it comes to animals, he is a... (more)"

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Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for pet-sitting. 540 owners have reviewed sitters in Fairground, 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 pet 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 pet sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a pet 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.

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 Fairground 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 Fairground, 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 Fairground pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

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