Dog Boarding in Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA

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1. Kayla

Foster Mom and Dog Lover!!

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

23 repeat clients

"Fabulous experience ... Gracy enjoyed throughly and had blast with her canine buddies .. I am glad that I choose Kayla's place for Gracy.. Gracy got along we... (more)"

Available this weekend
2. Debbie

Your Dog Will Be Part of the Family

Pleasant Hill, IA, 50327

Dog Boarding

64 repeat clients

"We have always kenneled our 10 year-old black lab, Suzi. She hated it, we hated it - it was just sad all the way around. We didn't have to search Rover.com... (more)"

3. Jordan

Huge dog lover!

Clive, IA, 50325

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

1 repeat client

"Jordan kept our puppy Roxy for a whole week and was awesome. Roxy loved playing with Jordan's dog Luna and came home SO tired. Jordan was fantastic to commun... (more)"

4. Dala

Wanna be crazy dog lady. Husband:no

Merle Hay, Des Moines , IA, 50322

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

16 repeat clients

"Dala was a perfect sitter for our dog Kaia! We are first time Rover users and were worried about leaving our dog with a stranger but Dala made it such an eas... (more)"

5. Jeanine

Fun & Pampered Pups-my specialty

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50311

Dog Boarding

11 repeat clients

"Jeanine did a great job with our two pups who can be a lot to handle. She was able to calm down our Lab when we got nervous about us leaving by showing him a... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
6. JENNIFER

We love dogs & they love it here!

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

"Jennifer was so sweet and easy to work with. She was flexible with our pick up and drop off times, especially for a holiday weekend! We enjoyed receiving pic... (more)"

7. Evan

Foster Parent/Dog Trainer

Union Park, Des Moines, IA, 50316

Dog Boarding

16 repeat clients

"This was the second time we left Stormy with Evan. The first time was for two weeks and it worked out so well for us and Stormy and I did not hesitate to lea... (more)"

8. Stacy

Namastay home with your dog.

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50311

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"We could not have asked for a better situation for Mae. Our rescue pup has pretty severe separation anxiety when she's not with her people but we had to leav... (more)"

9. Amanda

24/7 care

Windsor heights , IA, 50324

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

1 repeat client

"Amanda was amazing! I contacted her last minute and she was happy to assist. She also made my Shih Tzu's stay so convenient for me at drop off. I received ... (more)"

10. Laura

Fun with your Furry Friend

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

11 repeat clients

"Laura was incredible with our puppy Mulaney! She made leaving our puppy for the first time effortless and provided updates throughout his time there. We are ... (more)"

11. Linde

Active and fun dog lover!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

1 repeat client

"Linde was fantastic. Completely responsible and caring. She came to my house twice a day to feed and walk my dog and it worked perfectly. She even texted ... (more)"

12. 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

"You can tell your dog is loved with jacqui. She was able to give me updates when I was out of town and even send pictures. Then I got home and Atlas fell r... (more)"

Available this weekend
13. Rhonda

I have a great love for dogs.

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

6 repeat clients

"Rhonda was EXCELLENT! Her first priority was always ensuring our Harley was as comfortable as being at home. You can tell she truly cared for her and is a si... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
14. Candace

Fun & LOVING with a huge back yard

Drake, Des Moines , IA, 50311

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Candace and Brandon put my mind at ease!!! It was the first time using Rover and leaving my little love bug somewhere. Gus loved it and it was so nice knowin... (more)"

15. Madeline

Life long dog owner and lover!

Westwood, Des Moines, IA, 50312

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

About: I absolutely love dogs of all ages and sizes. I have experience with house sitting and drop in visits. I am a high school senior so I am available ... (more)

16. Krystal

Young professional pet lovers

Drake, Des Moines , IA, 50131

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

5 repeat clients

"Everything went perfectly! Krystal and Jason were super nice and made Marley feel right at home. We appreciated getting a few updates during our trip, and di... (more)"

17. Melissa

Loving home and lots of love!

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

Dog Boarding

About: Hello! Melissa here. Ever since I was little I have had a passion for taking care of animals. I grew up on a farm so I had every animal I could... (more)

18. Shannon

Wiener lover!

Des Moines, IA, 50320

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Weezy loved her stay with Shannon and her husband. Shannon sent pictures daily, which was soothing as a first time Rover user. I would highly recommend Shann... (more)"

19. Katie

Your pet and I are best friends

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Our dog, Porter, stayed with Katie for a long weekend and he had a great time! Katie gave us updates along the way and even sent us a picture showing how we... (more)"

20. Stefanie

Daughter and Dog Mom! LETS PLAY!

Norawlk, IA, 50211

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Stefanie is amazing with her dog! She treats her just like a kid! They are always playing and outside with her! She is a very responsible adult and has even ... (more)"

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Pet parents in Greater South Side, 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 night on Rover.com? Check out our average dog boarding rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

As dog lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your dog when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Greater South Side dog sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for dog boarding while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a dog sitter in Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA who meets your and your dog's needs. We manually review and approve every profile on our site, and we offer tools to help you make the right decision for your dog, including background checks and community reviews. We also offer educational opportunities and extra safety tools, such as the Protection Package. And we always recommend an in-person Meet & Greet so you can see that your sitter is the perfect fit for your dog. Rover is proud to be the nation's largest network of dog lovers for hire, and that includes offering pet boarding in Greater South Side.

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