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, Dog Walking

39 repeat clients

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

2. Kelsey

Friendly-Fun-Active-Patient

Ankeny, IA, 50021

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

3 repeat clients

"Kelsey is a great dog sitter! My dog loved her stay and was sad to leave when it was time to head home. I loved Kelsey's quick response rate before and durin... (more)"

3. Kate

Puppy Date with Kate

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

14 repeat clients

"Kate was fantastic! Barr had a fun time with her and her dogs; she sent lots of photo updates and was flexible with pickup/drop-off times. If I ever need a p... (more)"

4. Jeanine

Fun & Pampered Pups-my specialty

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50311

Dog Boarding

15 repeat clients

"Jeanine was the perfect dog sitter. She kept us updated every day on what Harley was doing. Jeanine treated our dog was her own. I highly recommend her and... (more)"

5. Karin

dogs, camping + coffee

Johnston, IA, 50131

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

"Karin was great! She sent a lot of pictures and kept us updated on how our pup was doing. Karin was willing to give him medication. He was one tired boy when... (more)"

6. Lori

We love furry friends!!!

Ankeny, IA, 50023

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

About: My family and I have always been dog lovers. We have always had at least 2 big furry friends in our household even before I started having kids. ... (more)

7. Rhonda

I have a great love for dogs.

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

11 repeat clients

"Rhonda is just perfect. This was Maddie's first time with a sitter and was nervous. Rhonda's home is very pet friendly and she calmed Maddie down so she stop... (more)"

8. Jessica

Dog-loving family--lots of cuddles!

Ankeny, IA, 50023

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

3 repeat clients

"Jessica was a great dog sitter for our 2 little dogs. She sent many fun pictures and updates so we weren't missing them too much! Will certainly book with ... (more)"

9. Evan

Dog Trainer with a Fenced in Yard!

Union Park, Des Moines, IA, 50316

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

25 repeat clients

"Evan took great care of Oliver! He was happy and worn out from all of the exercise he got during the weekend when I picked him up. I would definitely recomme... (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 was wonderful! She sent photos and updates throughout our pup's stay. She was extremely flexible and responsive and genuinely seemed to enjoy having... (more)"

11. Morgan

Dog lover with too much free time!

McKinley School, Des Moines, IA, 50315

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Morgan is the individual who got me to start dog sitting for rover. I trust her wholeheartedly, and even have had her watch dogs for some of my longest repea... (more)"

12. Elizabeth

Very flexible & loving city sitter

Waveland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50311

Dog Boarding

4 repeat clients

"Olivia had a great, chill stay with Elizabeth. Elizabeth was very thorough before the visit and was a wonderful sitter! (more)"

13. Molly

Flexible Schedule, Fun, Dog Lover!

North Of Grand, Des Moines, IA, 50312

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

"Molly is an amazing and so loving with pets. She has always loved my 4 and adapted well to all their energy and attitudes. Molly provides the same love to my... (more)"

14. Jacklyn

Responsible and Reliable Pet Sitter

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

4 repeat clients

"Jacklyn was very responsive and great to work with. She kept me informed with texts and photos during Katy's stay. I would not hesitate to use her for a futu... (more)"

15. Lisa

Arlene's Pet Sitting Service

Oak Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

3 repeat clients

"So thankful Lisa could take Huey over Christmas! She saved the day for us and we felt comfortable that Huey was with a dog lover where he would get some extr... (more)"

16. Jobin

I'll be your dog's dawg!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"He did a great job definitely going back to him (more)"

17. Alyssa

Walking trail nearby. Fenced yard

Oak Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

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

"Alyssa did a great job watching our dog. She was so nice and accommodating. We will definitely use her again! (more)"

18. Selena

It's Like a Vaca for Your Fur Baby!

Ankeny, IA, 50023

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

"Selena watched my two pups when I went on vacation. She treated them wonderfully, took them on walks and played fetch for hours, which my lab absolutely love... (more)"

19. Adam

Student missing playing with dogs

McKinley School, Des moines, IA, 50315

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

2 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)

20. 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)

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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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