Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

Confirmed President's Day Availability
1. Katy

Katy's my name, walking dogs is...

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Katy was wonderful with my new puppy Finley, she left a great report and spent time playing with her while at my home. Katy also sent some photos to me durin... (more)"

2. Colleen

Professional, loving care!

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50312

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"I am very particular in who I let watch my fur baby. I have a nearly 14 year old dog, Chloe, who has kidney and liver disease as well as some joint problems... (more)"

Confirmed available next weekend (Jan 25 - Jan 28)
3. Jason

Expert Care For Your Furry Friend

North Of Grand, Des Moines, IA, 50312

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hello! I am a dog lover who has owned dogs throughout my life. I have owned 3 dogs, and cared for numerous others, ranging in size from 10 lbs to... (more)

4. Dan

Dogs > Humans

King-Irving Park, Des Moines, IA, 50311

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

"Daniel looked after our German Shepard Nancy for a few days while we were on vacation. He is a good friend so we knew we could trust him to look after her an... (more)"

5. Anna

Certified Dog Lover!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Anna was fantastic! Great communication and updated me each time she visited my pets. I will certainly be asking Anna to watch my pets in the future! 5 stars... (more)"

6. Morgan

Dog lover with too much free time!

McKinley School, Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

3 repeat clients

"Morgan was kind enough to send me a photo of the visit and our dog seemed super chill when we got home. Excellent service. (more)"

7. Kristin

Vet tech with 5 years experience

Des Moines, IA, 50315

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have been a veterinary technician for about 5 years, in daytime practice and emergency. I love working with animals everyday. I have owned cats a... (more)

8. Kim

Work from home full time-fence yard

Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"I have known Kim my whole life and she is one of the biggest dog/cat lovers I have ever known. She has personally watched my dogs many times and they love h... (more)"

9. Wayne

Experienced dog walker

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have experience dealing with dogs that pull, misbehave, and have to much pent-up energy. My goal is to leave your dog in a calm, relaxed, and fur... (more)

10. Amanda

Aspiring Pet Photographer Pet Lover

Jordan Park, Des Moines, IA, 50315

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: My parents got a puppy when I was 12 years old. I was in charge of walking him. We went for walks twice a day every day (weather permitting). I hav... (more)

11. Anne

Love walks and all types of dogs

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Anne is a caring and enthusiastic animal-lover; I'd recommend her to anyone looking for a sitter who will make their pet feel entirely loved and safely cared... (more)"

12. Nathan

Nate's doggy service

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines , IA, 50309

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

3 repeat clients

About: I'm an animal lover through and through. I have a dog and cat of my own and spoil them to death. Walks, park visits, car rides, treats, games such ... (more)

13. Nicole

Pet Lover

Des Moines, IA, 50320

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"My super old vizsla, Zoe, doesn't even miss me when I leave her with Nicole. I come home after being gone and she's so content! Nicole is very easy to work... (more)"

14. Allyson

Dogs give me life.

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Allyson is a great dog sitter! Not only does she love dogs, but is confident in her abilities to take care of them properly and safely. Having grown up wit... (more)"

15. Amy

A Walk a Day Keeps the Vet Away

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Amy is GREAT!!! (more)"

16. Tina

Ready to play with your pup!

McKinley School, Des Moines, IA, 50315

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"I had the pleasure of using Tina to watch my dog Riley when I was on vacation. Riley is a nervous girl and a little more maintenance than most dogs. I felt c... (more)"

17. Adam

Student missing playing with dogs

McKinley School, Des moines, IA, 50315

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

3 repeat clients

About: Have been caring for dogs my entire life, dogs are just what make me happy. I love to play with all kinds of dogs. As far as care go, I always star... (more)

18. Kennedy

wannabe stay at home dog mom

Downtown Des Moines, Des moines, IA, 50309

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

"Kennedy makes me want to become a dog owner myself just from watching her train and treat her own. Throughout moving, school, and working full-time, Kennedy ... (more)"

19. Samantha

Lookin to take care of ur loved one

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have grown up with dogs as pets in my life since I was 12. I love playing and will run with your dog. I am a very caring responsible person. I wi... (more)

20. Courtney

Animal Science Major/Reptile Expert

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Courtney has a love and passion for animals like no other person I have known. She went back to school so she could get a degree to help her get into the an... (more)"

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