Dog Walking in Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA

Book a dog walker to give your dog a 30-minute walk around your neighborhood.

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1. Jill

Wannabe dog owner!

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jill is such a sweetie and did a GREAT job with Harper! I am very nervous leaving my fur baby with anyone, and I felt so much better knowing Harper was getti... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
2. Jill

Home full time & large fenced yard

Jordan Park, Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"When Jill and I lived in Sri Lanka, she tried to save every stray dog in the neighborhood; there were packs of them everywhere. She befriended a vet, one of ... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
3. Constance

I want more walkies!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

About: I frequently dog sit for family currently. I give lots of love to all of the dogs in my life with a bunch of cuddles, playing with toys, and going ... (more)

4. Carrie

Walks and a lot of love & attention

Waterbury, Des Moines, IA, 50312

Dog Walking

"Carrie is a dog lover and great person! She is very responsible and I think she is the perfect choice when it comes to all things dogs!! (more)"

5. Kristie

I will run with your dog! Or walk!

Downtown Des Moines, Des moines, IA, 50309

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

About: I am working and living downtown. Love to run and walk with pets! Have had a dog most of my life but no pets right now due to wanting to travel m... (more)

6. Mell

I love dogs more than most people

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321

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

About: I will give your pet the love and care it needs. I’m available most days and almost every night. I have experience giving medications, and I am wil... (more)

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
7. Dina

Home full time, large fenced yard

Jordan Park, Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"I have known Dina for over 30 years, and for the majority of that time, she has been a devoted Mom to her fur babies, dogs and cats both. For awhile, she wa... (more)"

8. Kristin

Vet tech with 5 years experience

Des Moines, IA, 50315

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kristen is absolutely fabulous. Bear, took to her right away. She's a great asset. (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
9. Caitlyn

Will love taking your dog outside!!

Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Caitlyn has been an animal lover from an early age. She and her mother have helped foster numerous dogs. She is reliable , trustworthy and energetic (more)"

10. Emma

Dog Lover w/ Dog Park @ Apartment

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50309

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emma loves dogs. I have seen her interact with several dogs including her own and of her friends. She is always is gentle, caring and responsible. I would hi... (more)"

11. Morgan

Dog lover with too much free time!

McKinley School, Des Moines, IA, 50315

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Morgan did a great job with our pooch Peter. She was terrific at following our detailed instructions. Send a few update via texts with photos of Peter. The... (more)"

12. Katie

Absolutely love dogs!

Indianola Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50315

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I am an all around animal lover! I love to meet all kinds of new dogs and get them out to have fun. I'm completely open right now so time restricti... (more)

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
13. Taylor

I love dogs and the outdoors!

des moines, IA, 50309

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

About: Hi I'm Taylor! I am a junior at Drake University studying Biology and Psychology on the pre-medicine track. I'm looking for some extra part time bu... (more)

14. Candace

Fun & LOVING with a huge back yard

Drake, Des Moines , IA, 50311

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

"Candace has been our most trusted Dog sitter for many years. She is very trustworthy caretaker for our canine family member. As long as Candace is availabl... (more)"

15. Molly

I love your pup already!

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I'm a very bubbly and active person, so I am more than qualified to accommodate your pet's playful needs! I have lots of experience with young pups... (more)

16. Ally

I'll scratch your dog for hours

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Wonderful walker, and takes great pictures! 10/10 will hire again. (more)"

17. Christine

Dog Pawsitive

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have 15 plus years of pet walking and pet sitting dogs and other interesting pets. Years ago when I started my business, my intent was to make it... (more)

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
18. Eric

Experienced and reliable caretaker

Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA, 50315

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Eric is a good friend of mine. He is a responsible, trustworthy, and especially caring person! He's very comfortable around pets and has a ton of experience ... (more)"

19. Kelly

Available for long walks

Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

About: I've grown up on a farm so I've been aroind dogs of all types and sizes my entire life. I'm ver dependable and always on time and will nake sure yo... (more)

20. Tara

Trying to make your life less ruff!

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Tara has walked our dog 8 time in 2 weeks and she's done a great job for us - she's always very available and responsive via text. We feel very comfortable e... (more)"

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