Doggy Day Care in Highland Park, Des Moines, IA

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

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Confirmed 4th of July Availability
1. Kendra

Home full-time, dog park fan!

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

"I have used Kendra frequently and have had a wonderful experience so far! A very nice family and home that takes great care of my dog, and my dog truly loves... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
2. Jill

Home full time & large fenced yard

Jordan Park, Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"Jill is fantastic! She has taken care of my boys (Slugger and Rocky) on and off over the last five years. She's taken them to the vet for me, let them out ov... (more)"

3. Brooke

Experienced Dog Lover - large yard

Ankeny, IA, 50023

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

About: I have always been an animal lover and I have had a particular passion for dogs my whole life. I had a family dog, that was a Yorkie, for 16 years ... (more)

Available this weekend
4. Katrinna

Actived/relaxing FT Doggie care!

Altoona, IA, 50009

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

"Katrinna watched my baby Huckleberry a few times. He gets really bad anxiety when I leave him alone, but he was happy with Katrinna! Thanks, girl. (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
5. Rhonda

I have a great love for dogs.

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"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)"

6. Kate

Puppy Date with Kate

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

"Kate is terrific. After spending just a few minutes with her, it is easy to see that she is very knowledgeable about dogs. She knows how to interact with ... (more)"

7. Candace

Fun & LOVING with a huge back yard

Drake, Des Moines , IA, 50311

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

"Candace is a true dog lover and takes her responsibility seriously. She cares about both a dog's physical and emotional well-being and will be the perfect ca... (more)"

8. 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)"

9. Heidi

Caring Pet Sitting in my Home

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

"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)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
10. Christina

Large fenced yard with dog leashes.

Accent, Des Moines, IA, 50317

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

"Christina loves working with animals and taking care of them. She is great with all dogs and really down to earth. She loves playing with dogs and taking the... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
11. Taylor

I love dogs and the outdoors!

des moines, IA, 50309

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

About: Hi I'm Taylor! I am a junior at Drake University studying Biology and Psychology on the pre-medicine track. I'm looking for some extra part time bu... (more)

12. Katlen

Home full time, fenced in yard

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

About: We also have a bike trail behind our house for walks. I've done dog daycare at pet smart best job ever. Did foster care for a year. Can also groom ... (more)

Available this weekend
13. 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)

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
14. Felicia

Peace Love and Paws

Lower Beaver, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"Callie had a great time at Felicia's! She played all day with her dogs and can home happy and tired. We will have Callie visit at Felicia's again. (more)"

15. Kara

Large fenced yard and friendly pup

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

"Kara was very kind to care for our pup, since we were just passing through and had to spend the day at a conference. Baron clearly had a nice time playing wi... (more)"

16. Breana

Love to take walks with dogs!

Des Moines, IA, 50317

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

About: My biggest passion is caring for animals, especially dogs. I always had dogs growing up but since I’ve gotten older I never really had the time to ... (more)

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
17. Elizabeth

Home full time with trails!!

Ankeny, IA, 50023

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

About: I had a yellow lab for 14 years and absolutely love dogs!! I can provide any and all needs for your fur baby! There will be so much fun for them an... (more)

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
18. Tiffany

Your dog is part of the family here

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

About: I have well over 24 years caring for dogs. I believe a house isn't a home without a dog. We (me and my family) lost our dog, Teddy, about 11/2 year... (more)

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
19. Spencer

I LOVE to care for and walk dogs!

PLeasant Hill, IA, 50327

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

"Spencer has had a passion for animals, both dogs and cats alike since he could walk. My family has moved around the country a lot in the last 10 years, and S... (more)"

20. Jessica

Home Full-Time, Dog Lover

East Village, DES MOINES, IA, 50309

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

"Jessica has always been so reliable and great to call upon when I’ve needed a dog sitter in the past. She’s attentive and caring and I know my pets are alway... (more)"

Pet parents in Highland Park, Des Moines, IA love dog sitters on Rover.com. 540 owners have reviewed sitters in the Des Moines metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating, and 92% of pet parents live within a short drive of a dog sitter on Rover. That means Rover is the perfect place to go when you're search for loving, safe care for your best friend. Wondering how much you can expect to pay for a day on Rover? Check out our average doggy day care rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

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 Highland Park, 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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