Doggy Day Care in Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA

Drop off your dog at your sitter's home in the morning, and pick them up in the evening.

1. Crystal Verified Background CheckRover 101

Home full-time privacy fenced yard

Union Park, Des moines, IA, 50316

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Before I even turn onto Crystal’s street, Luna is going crazy in the car with excitement. You know someone is good with your pet when your pet is happy. (more)"

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2. Lisa Verified Background Check

Dog Lover

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321

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

"Lisa was awesome with my pups! They are home and exhausted (thank goodness)! (more)"

3. Deborah Verified Background Check

Safe, warm, happy Urbandale home!

Urbandale, IA, 50322

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Deborah is an amazing dog sitter. From our meet and greet to now doing weekly daycare, Deborah does such a great job with Mabel. She asks lots of questions t... (more)"

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4. Brad & Sundie Verified Enhanced Background Check

Welcome to The Rescue Ranch!

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50322

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

"Sasha had a great time at Brad and Sundie’s. Sundie was very accommodating of our travel plans and was able to pick up and drop off Sasha from our home. Sash... (more)"

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5. Sean Verified Background Check

Dog and Cat Fantasy Getaway

East Village, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Great communication, location in East Village where my work takes me and very efficient drop off and pick up. Can't wait to send Bru there again. (more)"

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6. 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

"My puppy Gigi was only 12 weeks and Jill watched her for two days. I am pretty sure that she’s the reason Gigi knows “sit”. She always sent updates and respo... (more)"

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7. Sara Verified Enhanced Background Check

Home full time with fenced in yard!

Norwalk, IA, 50211

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

"Sara is awesome with animals! She has 2 dogs of her own and treats them like family! Sara is honest and trustworthy and you will never have to worry about yo... (more)"

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8. Jenna Verified Background Check

Caring animal lover & dog fanatic!

Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

About: Hey there! I am new to Des Moines and an animal lover hoping to help spread the love and care to each pet / client I have the pleasure to work with... (more)

9. Leah Verified Background Check

4th yr Medical Student;<3 Dogs/Cats

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Leah watched my black lab (Kobe) for over 2 weeks while I was on a medical mission abroad. At our meet and greet, I could tell she had many years of dog expe... (more)"

10. Levi Verified Background Check

I am a animal loving type of person

Des moines, IA, 50315

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

"Levi would be a great pet sitter and Walker. He is trustworthy and friendly and loves animals and they like him. He has had dogs growing up and lived with fr... (more)"

11. Rose Verified Background Check

Loving Sitter for your Pet!

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Rose is an enthusiastic and responsible pet sitter and care giver. She is very knowledgeable about dogs and cats, and is accomplished at administering medica... (more)"

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12. Aleah Verified Background Check

“dog fever”

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321

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

About: Dog sat for my aunt for weeks at a time and loved it. I love being around animals and trying to stay up with their energy it gives me positive vibe... (more)

13. Christina Verified Background Check

Passionate dog lover 💜

Des Moines, IA, 50320

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

About: I've taken care of multiple breeds. Willing to bath, play and take for walkies. Treats are a MUST for good doggies. (: i will have them in hand at ... (more)

14. Danielle Verified Background Check

Love any and all dogs!

Arbor Peaks, Des Moines, IA, 50313

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

"Danielle was amazing with out 10 week old Lab! We had never used Rover before, so we were a little bit nervous (especially with a pup this young)- but Daniel... (more)"

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15. 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 ... (more)"

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16. Emily Verified Enhanced Background Check

Dog and cat lover of all kinds

Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Emily is AMAZING with all animals, especially dogs!! She is one of the most responsible and dependable people I know. I would trust her 1000% with my pets be... (more)"

17. Mikayla Verified Background Check

Every dog needs a spa stay

Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"Mikayla has taken care of (Swish) my fiancé and I 1 1/2 year old husky for almost a year now it took me a really long time to go through and find the right... (more)"

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18. Victoria Verified Background Check

Animals need a play date to

South Park, Des moines, IA, 50315

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

"Victoria is very loving with her animals loves to keep them active and have things for them to do she has a nice size yard for when even I bring my dog over ... (more)"

19. Audrey Verified Background Check

great love for animals

Des Moines, IA, 50315

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I have cared for pets from dogs to cats since I was a child. Dogs really are a mans best companion. I also owned and managed a doggy daycare boardi... (more)

20. Xavier Verified Background Check

Dog services you can rely on

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I’ve had two dogs of my own, both I’ve raised from puppies. I bathe, feed, water, brush, play with, and walk them. They’re both very friendly and w... (more)

Dog owners in Greater South Side Des Moines, IA love booking doggy day care with sitters on Rover.com. Over 540 pet owners have reviewed day care sitters in the Des Moines metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5 stars. Booking doggy day care can be super affordable, no matter where you live. Trust us, we think you'll be pleasantly surprised. Curious what it might cost to book doggy day care with Rover? Check out our average doggy day care rates to get an idea before reaching out and starting a conversation with a day care sitter near you in Greater South Side.

Don't let your 9-to-5 stop you from being a great pet parent. When you're heading to work, drop off your beloved pet with a loving dog sitter in Greater South Side Des Moines. Your dog will get the love and care they're used to at home, and you'll get photo updates and the peace of mind that comes from finding great care for your pet. We're proud to offer a wide range of pet care, including puppy day care and pet day care for all kinds of pets. We know you love your pets, but you can't always be there, which is where our loving sitters come in. Forget kennels, find a loving neighbor who will give your dog the one-on-one attention they deserve. That way, when you head to work, you know your dog's in good hands.

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