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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. Meredith Verified Background Check

Love time with four-legged friends

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321

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

"Meredith was great with our anxious, high energy dog. She gave him plenty of exercise while she was here. Meredith was prompt and communicative and we would de… (more)"

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2. Heather Verified Background Check

I love dogs, they are people too

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Heather did an amazing job walking our fur baby while we were away. She gave us a full report and the pictures were a bonus. We will definitely higher Heather … (more)"

3. Nico Verified Background Check

Never had a life without dogs

Norwalk, IA, 50211

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have been very happy with Nico. He sends me pictures, is reliable, and I feel like my pets are secure and cared for. (more)"

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4. Jill Verified Background CheckRover 101

Large fenced yard & LOVES dogs!!

Jordan Park, Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"Jill is awesome! I recently moved so my fur babies have been very anxious. Jill has been great making them feel safe. One of my dogs doesn’t stay in a kennel w… (more)"

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5. Adam Verified Enhanced Background Check

A dog’s best friend :)

Drake Park, Des Moines, IA, 50311

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Adam has sat with our dog while we were gone on vacation for over a week, and we couldn't find anyone more capable and dependable than Adam. He is kind, gentl… (more)"

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6. Holly Verified Enhanced Background CheckRoverGO

Full time Walker and Animal lover!

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"Holly was very punctual and accommodating to a last minute request. She also sent lots of pictures of my dog while out on a walk! Would highly recommend! (more)"

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7. Tiffany Verified Enhanced Background Check

Registered Veterinary Technician

River Bend, Des Moines, IA, 50313

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Tiffany is outstanding! Five out of five stars!! She loves animals and it shows. Our six cats got loads of attention during Tiffany's visits, so much so, that,… (more)"

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8. Emily Verified Background Check

Pet loving home

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

"Emily has walked and sat my dog multiple times. She is communicative, flexible, and timely. She sends lot of pictures and updates me on how my dog is doing. My… (more)"

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9. Samantha Verified Background Check

Patient, loving, caring, and fun

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

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

"Samantha is wonderful with all kinds of dogs. My dog is wild and energetic and come sometimes scare some people with all her energy. Not Samantha though. She l… (more)"

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10. Chase Verified Background Check

Active person who loves dogs!

Capitol View South, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Chase is a wonderful dog caretaker! He used to take care of two of our dogs as a teen and I could see the fondness that grew between them. (more)"

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11. Nicole Verified Background Check

Animal Lover Here to Help!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Nicole has been a dog lover her whole life and has lots of experience caring for all types of dogs. She volunteers with a local dog shelter where she works wit… (more)"

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12. Stephanie Verified Background Check

Fenced Yard, Roosevelt Area

Ingersoll Park, Des Moines, IA, 50312

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

"I would highly recommend Stephanie to care for your dogs! She is very responsive and caring. She will give each dog the love and attention they deserve! (more)"

13. Katie Verified Background Check

Pro Pet Aunt! Will snuggle!

Bloomfield-Allen, DES MOINES, IA, 50320

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We had a great experience with Katie taking care of our dog and cats. She not only took basic care of them, but went above and beyond by spending time with the… (more)"

14. Sami Verified Background Check

Ready to walk/care for your pet(s)

Norwalk, IA, 50211

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sami is the best person to choose to watch or walk your dog(s)! She loves animals and is energetic and up beat but also likes to kick back and relax so she’ll … (more)"

15. Mckenna Verified Background Check

Home full time I love dogs

Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA, 50315

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I am very happy and pleased with McKenna. Bella is getting her exercise and seems to enjoy McKenna walking her. She is very kind and friendly. I highly recom… (more)"

16. Kaitlyn Verified Background Check

Dog Enthusiast

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

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

"I have only worked with Kaitlyn for a few weeks now but so far the experience has been great. She is responsible and easy to work with. She put in extra effort… (more)"

17. Kelli Verified Background Check

I love animals of all shapes & size

Des Moines, IA, 50315

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kelli loves all kinds of animals, especially dogs. She works with dogs every day and is extremely knowledgeable about the care they need. I see her interact wi… (more)"

18. Abbey Verified Background Check

Dog lover with time&energy to give!

Des Moines, IA, 50320

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

"Not only can I say Abbey is a wonderful person since she's a friend, but I can say from experience she is a fantastic sitter for furbabies. My husband and I we… (more)"

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19. Ally Verified Background Check

I'll scratch your dog for hours

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

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

20. Sean Verified Background Check

I'll give your pup lots of love!

Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA, 50315

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I grew up around dogs. I had a Lab from when I was a baby all the way until I was 13. Then at 15 my family got 2 Boxers. 2 years later, one passed aw… (more)

Dog lovers in Greater South Side Des Moines, IA love dog walkers on Rover.com. Over 540 pet owners have reviewed dog walkers on Rover in the Des Moines metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5 stars. No matter what your price range is, you might be surprised to learn how affordable dog walking in Des Moines can be when you book with Rover. Wondering how much it might cost to book dog walking? Check out our average dog walking rates to get an idea before contacting a dog walker near you.

We've been there: rushing home during every lunch break to take the dog for a quick walk around the block. Good news: You can easily find and book Greater South Side dog walking services on Rover. Whether you need a one-time dog walker or someone to take your dog for a stroll every day, we've got you covered. Exercise for your dog and peace of mind for you are just a few clicks away. Every walk is covered by premium pet insurance, at no extra cost to you. You can even ask your dog walker to send you a photo update. Whether you already have a favorite dog walker on Rover or you're new to the site, we'd love to connect you with a dog walker in Greater South Side Des Moines the next time you're unavailable. We're confident you and your dog will love it.

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Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover walkers in Greater South Side, Des Moines donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a walker who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Des Moines.

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