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. Brian

Dog loving family- stay at home mom

Urbandale, IA, 50323

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

11 repeat clients

"Brian and his family very trust worthy and I was amazed at their caretaking of my dog. I will use his anytime I need a sitter. He kept me update with text ... (more)"

2. JENNIFER

We love dogs & they love it here!

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

9 repeat clients

"Louis loved his stay! And he is choosing the little pink piggy toy Jenny and the boys gave him over his fave toy!!! I was in town for work and Jenny was k... (more)"

3. Erin

Dogs are kids!! I'm home full-time

West Des Moines, IA, 50266

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

"Erin and her husband are super nice people. They did a great job watching my puppy snickers! If I ever need someone to watch her again I will definitely be a... (more)"

Available this weekend
4. Rhonda

I have a great love for dogs.

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

10 repeat clients

"Rhonda is an outstanding dog sitter as well as a great customer service professional. She's very flexible and accommodating as far as owners' needs in that ... (more)"

Available this weekend
5. Jennifer

Work at home dog mom

Ankeny, IA, 50023

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

"Jennifer is amazing with dogs!! She is amazing with training tips for me with my new puppy. She is always willing/wanting to take them on walks and take the ... (more)"

6. Megan

Underground dog fence

Cambridge, IA, 50046

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

"Megan had been my go to cat sitter for almost a couple years now. She does an excellent job of keeping my 3 year old cat fed, giving him water, and cleaning ... (more)"

7. Kim

Experienced Veterinary Technician

Windsor Heights, IA, 50324

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

1 repeat client

"We had to last minute book with Kim and she was super accommodating. Bourbon has been so sleepy since he got home from her house- he obviously had tons of fu... (more)"

8. Justin

Home full time, lot of running area

Meredith, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

About: Love dogs, nonabusive. Only use yes and no commands, as well as treats, to reward dogs. I've had 2 prior dogs in my live as well as one service do... (more)

9. Kim

Work from home full time-fence yard

Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"Kim is truly loves animals if she could she'd have a dozen pets she will be an excellent pet sitter or walker for any family needing that service (more)"

10. Gaibrien

Home 24/7 - large fenced in yard

Union Park, Des Moines, IA, 50316

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

"Gaibrien has been watching my dog, Delia, who is a very nervous, high anxiety Dalmatian/Terrier mix for almost five years now. Gaibrien goes to our house eve... (more)"

11. Linda

The Lady and her Tribe go a'Walkin'

Oak Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

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

About: I like to communicate directly into the pets eyes with gentleness. I am soft spoken and a casual person. No others will be in the home while I am s... (more)

12. Carla

Sweet Dogcation

Granger, IA, 50109

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

1 repeat client

About: While I am deaf, it has not stopped me from taking care of animals for most of my life. I currently have one dog who I am training by myself to be ... (more)

13. Heidi

Caring Pet Sitting in my Home

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

16 repeat clients

"Heidi is Awesome! Oliver loves his new puppy friends in Heidi's home. He is not use to interacting much with other dogs for long periods of time, though he r... (more)"

14. Sarah

Dogs Are Family Members

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

About: I promise safe, loving and compassionate care for your dog(s), treating them like my own. I am a LONGtime dog lover and owner (hypoallergenic wheat... (more)

15. Mary

Always smiling dog lover!

windsor heights, IA, 50324

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

About: I grew up with two little bichons and now am the proud and loving owner of Winston Oliver. He's an ARL rescue. You can find pics of him on Instagra... (more)

16. Georgina

Cozy Apartment near a park!

Clive, IA, 50325

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

1 repeat client

"Couldn't be happier with the care Georgina provides for our dog Brady. She gives thorough updates and seems like a genuine dog lover. Would highly recommend ... (more)"

17. Stacie

Responsible and Loving Dog Sitter

URBANDALE, IA, 50322

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I have always had a love for dogs! I have had dogs (along with cats, rabbits, birds, and hamsters) from my early childhood through adulthood. I ... (more)

18. Samantha

Home Full Time & Love To Walk!

Waukee, IA, 50263

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

"Samantha is a very trustworthy and kind person. She has a huge love for dogs and so good with them! She takes care of our dog quite often and it really gives... (more)"

19. Matt

Responsible, active roommates

Waukee, IA, 50263

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

5 repeat clients

"Matt has been an excellent dog sitter for my labradoodle and lab! He has been reliable when I've asked him to watch them and his specialty is taking them on ... (more)"

20. Darren

Responsible,reliable, caring.

Des Moines , IA, 50317

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

"I have known Darren for many years. I feel he would be an excellent dog sitter with Rover.com. I've witnessed his interaction with his own dog, Sammy. She wa... (more)"

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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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