Dog Boarding in Highland Park, Des Moines, IA

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight at your sitter's home.

1. Kayla

Foster Mom and Dog Lover!!

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

29 repeat clients

"Kayla is so clearly a dog lover from the minute you meet her. She texted us pictures and updates each day and the dogs always looked so happy. She has a big... (more)"

2. Debbie

Your Dog Will Be Part of the Family

Pleasant Hill, IA, 50327

Dog Boarding

67 repeat clients

"This was the first time we have left our pup with someone overnight night, I won't lie, we were nervous! However, all of that was thrown right out the windo... (more)"

3. Jeanine

Fun & Pampered Pups-my specialty

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50311

Dog Boarding

12 repeat clients

"We were very nervous to leave our new puppy with anyone, but Jeanine made us very comfortable, she opened up her home to her. She grew the week she was there... (more)"

4. Laura

Fun with your Furry Friend

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

12 repeat clients

"Laura was incredible with our puppy Mulaney! She made leaving our puppy for the first time effortless and provided updates throughout his time there. We are ... (more)"

5. Dala

Wanna be crazy dog lady. Husband:no

Merle Hay, Des Moines , IA, 50322

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

19 repeat clients

"Dala was a perfect fit for my our Great Dane. She was extremely accommodating to all of my requests. Dala also responded to my messages within minutes and se... (more)"

6. Jacklyn

Responsible and Reliable Pet Sitter

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

About: I love all pets and would love to provide reliable, professional care for yours while you are away. I have worked in a vets office, have owned cats... (more)

7. Evan

Foster Parent/Dog Trainer

Union Park, Des Moines, IA, 50316

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

17 repeat clients

"Our Golden boy, Fenway, had a great time at Evan's! It's a friendly and loving household and environment for a dog. I recommend Evan highly, and am sure I'll... (more)"

8. Heather

Patient and caring dog lover

Bloomfield-Allen, Des Moines, IA, 50320

Dog Boarding

"Heather kept my dog Millie over Christmas this year while I was traveling. I have only had Millie for a few months, and she was a breeder in a puppy mill unt... (more)"

9. Jacqui

I love dogs and they love me too!!

East Village, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

1 repeat client

"You can tell your dog is loved with jacqui. She was able to give me updates when I was out of town and even send pictures. Then I got home and Atlas fell r... (more)"

10. Rhonda

I have a great love for dogs.

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

6 repeat clients

"Rhonda was fabulous keeping us updated with images of Red. He is a Vizsla and highly active, during his stay he was walked, was able to play outside with ano... (more)"

11. Candace

Fun & LOVING with a huge back yard

Drake, Des Moines , IA, 50311

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"I was very happy with my first Rover experience! Candace was very easy to set things up with, the meet and greet put me at ease, and she took excellent care ... (more)"

12. Amanda

24/7 care

Windsor heights , IA, 50324

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

2 repeat clients

"Amanda was fantastic! This was our first Rover experience and it could not have been better. Amanda was flexible with pick-up and drop-off, she was extreme... (more)"

13. Mindy

Dog Loving energetic family of four

Johnston, IA, 50131

Dog Boarding

About: We are unable to have a dog full time due to our work travel schedules; but have a ton of love to share with dogs on a temporary basis. We frequen... (more)

14. Stephanie

Dog Loving, Caring Family!

Ankeny, IA, 50023

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Stephanie and her family were amazing for Luna's short stay with them! She sent pictures and updates which was much appreciated. Stephanie and her family tre... (more)"

15. Linde

Active and fun dog lover!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

1 repeat client

"Fantastic! My dog is a bit high strung and difficult st times. Linde was fabulous with her! Drop off and pick up were easy. My pup was happy and well care... (more)"

16. Jessica

Boxer Mom But Loves All

Des Moines, IA, 50317

Dog Boarding

"Jessica was great with copper! She gave him cuddles when he wanted cuddles and kept him happy and active! She also sent pictures and kept us updated! (more)"

17. Krystal

Young professional pet lovers

Drake, Des Moines , IA, 50131

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

6 repeat clients

"Everything went perfectly! Krystal and Jason were super nice and made Marley feel right at home. We appreciated getting a few updates during our trip, and di... (more)"

18. Cassandra

Let me help you!

Ankeny, IA, 50021

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

"Our 5 year old, energetic puppy had a great time with Cassandra over the holidays! She made him feel right at home and was great at communicating with us! Sh... (more)"

19. Tressa

Responsible and Reliable Dog Sitter

Johnston, IA, 50131

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"We had a great experience with Tressa and would definitely recommend anyone with an energetic pup to stay with her and Jojo! Tressa was very flexible with pi... (more)"

20. Shannon

Wiener lover!

Des Moines, IA, 50320

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"I must say I was more than impressed with the care my two Labs received at Shannon's house last weekend. I was out of town and Shannon sent me pictures of th... (more)"

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Dog lovers in Highland Park, Des Moines, IA love dog sitters on Rover.com. Over 540 pet owners have reviewed dog sitters 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 boarding in Des Moines can be when you book with Rover. Wondering how much it might cost to book dog boarding? Check out our average dog boarding rates to get an idea before contacting a dog sitter near you.

Rover.com offers the perfect alternative to dog kennels and traditional dog sitting. The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your dog, turn to Rover for your dog boarding needs. It's easy to find a loving Highland Park dog sitter on Rover who'll give your dog one-on-one attention while you're away, and your dog can enjoy a sweet staycation, right at their sitter's home. Search from hundreds of dog sitters in Highland Park, Des Moines, IA, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your dog. We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. With Rover, pet boarding is guilt-free, cashless, and convenient. That way, you can hit the road happy knowing your dog's in loving hands while you're away.

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