House Sitting in Gray's Woods, 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 did a fabulous job checking in on my three cats! She was extremely communicative and dedicated to caring for the boys. I would most definitely hire her ag… (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 wonderful! I received updates, photos, and videos while I was away for a long weekend. It was clear they were VERY well taken care of and happy!… (more)"

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3. Alexis Verified Enhanced Background Check

Dog lover with lots of experience!

Windsor Heights, IA, 50324

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alexis helped me out with a puppy when I was in a tough spot! She went above and beyond to make sure Oakley was cared after and loved while I was gone - includ… (more)"

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4. Katlin Verified Background Check

As if they were my own

Des Moines, IA, 50317

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katlin was so considerate with us and our two doggies. She house sat for us while we were out of town. We've got a puppy, Peach and a 5 year old, Zelda. Peach … (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
5. Joelle Verified Enhanced Background Check

Dogs and cats are my expertise

Ankeny, IA, 50023

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Joelle is easily the most caring person when it comes to animals. I've never met anyone with such dedication, empathy, and heart as her. She would be willing t… (more)"

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6. 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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7. Laura Verified Background Check

Lover of all fur babies

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"I’m so happy we choose Laura to watch our dog amelia last weekend! Laura was great with dealing with our dog who has horrible anxiety. She made her feel safe. … (more)"

8. 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)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
9. Robert Verified Background Check

Retired/Full-Time Animal Lover

Altoona, IA, 50009

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Bob is wonderful! He dog sat my two dogs at my house over the holiday weekend. He gave me several updates on the dogs each day, so I knew what they were up to.… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
10. Emily Verified Background Check

Freelancer with a flexible schedule

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emily stayed with our puppy of 4 months for a week and we are very pleased with everything she did while we were away. She taught our pup to obey several comm… (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 has always been very responsible in taking care of our fur babies!!! Maintains their daily schedule and is a true animal lover!! ❤️ 🐕‍🦺🐱 (more)"

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12. Lillian Verified Background Check

Always been around pets, love them!

Downtown Des Moines, Des moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: There’s never been a time I wasn’t in the same household with multiple pets until now that I live on my own. I miss being around animals, I think we’… (more)

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 Easter weekend
13. Tiffany Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Registered Veterinary Technician

River Bend, Des Moines, IA, 50313

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Tiffany is a professional care taker for not only my pups and kittens but also for me. She has helped me understand how pets react to me. The benefit of leadin… (more)"

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14. 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

"The best! This was our first time trying the app and we asked for help later in the evening in last minute desperation. She was so kind and helpful! (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
15. 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)"

16. 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

"Kate was wonderful to work with and somehow managed to win over my two very shy shelter dogs during her stay at my home. One of my dogs got ill right before … (more)"

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17. Chelsea Verified Background CheckRover 101

Professional & trustworthy sitter!

Union Park, Des Moines, IA, 50316

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Chelsea was so fantastic! She always sent me updates and pictures to keep me updated while I was away. She is very thorough and experienced even with my two tr… (more)"

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18. Fin Verified Background Check

Dog Loving Social Worker

Des Moines, IA, 50317

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Fin does such a great job taking care of our 4 legged kids. She was attentive when we were showing her the ropes and didn’t miss a beat. We were able to leave … (more)"

19. Kennedy Verified Background Check

Hey! my names Kennedy!

Union Park, Des Moines, IA, 50316

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I HIGHLY recommend Kennedy for dog sitting! She is very dependable, attentive and affectionate to all animals. We have had her watch our dogs and cats for year… (more)"

20. Amanda Verified Enhanced Background Check

I’m an animal lover, sharing love.

Gray's Woods, Des Moines, IA, 50317

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

"Amanda is really great with animals, she's been taking care of multiple pets her whole life! So she's got the experience and the patience for caring for all ty… (more)"

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