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House Sitting in Iowa City

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

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 Thanksgiving
1. Ashley Verified Background Check

Loving Care When You're Not There🐶

North Liberty, IA, 52317

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Ashley was very prompt, considerate and loving of our dogs! We have two big labs and she handled them with great care. She walked them, played with them, snu… (more)"

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2. Brianna Verified Enhanced Background Check

I'm excited to care for your pet!

Coralville, IA, 52241

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brianna was wonderful! So easy to work with, very reliable, and truly loves dogs. We got pictures daily and it was obvious they did not miss us at all while we… (more)"

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3. Erica & Caitlin Verified Background Check

Couple Duo - Lover of all Pets!

Iowa City, IA, 52246

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Erica and Caity are wonderful dog and cat parents! They are extremely attentive to all of Quesadilla and Rory's needs. Besides being great pet owners, they hav… (more)"

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 Thanksgiving
4. Kristine Verified Background Check

Fun, friendly, and outdoorsy

Iowa city, IA, 52246

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Great communication and very flexible. June loved playing with Kristine during a weekend of house sitting! (more)"

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5. Mary Verified Background CheckRover 101

Grad Student Ready to Care and Play

Iowa City, IA, 52240

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

About: I am a graduate student at UIowa for Speech-Language Pathology. I have lived my whole life with dogs, and it is very foreign to me to be living in a… (more)

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6. Caroline Verified Background Check

Lifelong animal lover

Iowa City, IA, 52246

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Caroline is great with dogs. She loves to come over and visit my two pugs and has occasionally watched them when I’m out of town. I highly recommend Caroline. (more)"

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7. Adelyn Verified Background CheckRover 101

Dog Handler at Lucky Pawz Daycare!

Iowa City, IA, 52240

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Adelyn handled our raucous crew of 4 with ease. I'm pretty sure our house was cleaner than when we left it, too! She sent photos every day and responded to any… (more)"

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8. Ariana Verified Background Check

Flexible Pet Sitter!

Iowa City, IA, 52246

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Ariana is by far the sweetest and most responsible pet sitter we have had. Ariana is always very timely with visits for bathroom, feeding, walking, and playti… (more)"

9. Kessa Verified Enhanced Background Check

For healthy, happy pups

Iowa City, IA, 52246

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

"Kessa was outstanding! She was early, sent me lots of photos of happy dogs, and then washed my dishes and took out the trash. I was away for the weekend for … (more)"

10. Laura Verified Background Check

Fun, caring corgi dog mom

Iowa City, IA, 52245

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

"Laura is amazing! She is so great with dogs and flexible with schedules. Milo loves her snuggles! I always feel so comfortable knowing my pup is with her:) (more)"

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11. Nelson Verified Background Check

College aged dependable dog lover

Iowa City, IA, 52245

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

About: I am very flexible. I really care for dogs and I can be very committed to the job. I have been taking care of dogs for as long as I can remember, so … (more)

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 Thanksgiving
12. Abigail Verified Enhanced Background Check

College Student Animal Lover

Iowa City, IA, 52240

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

About: I have had a pet my whole life. I’ve dog say dogs since I was 10. I have enjoyed animals my whole life and love spending time with them. I have a gre… (more)

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13. Kayla Verified Background Check

Med Student Ready to Care for All🐶

Iowa City, IA, 52246

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kayla was terrific! Did a meet and greet with me and Ronin before she sat for him. Very warm and enthusiastic personality! (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Thanksgiving
14. Jeiran Verified Background Check

Freelancer-flexible schedule

Iowa City, IA, 52240

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

"Jeiran watched our two girls over the Christmas holiday. She did a great job. One of our dogs takes a long time to warm up to strangers. Jeiran was very patien… (more)"

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15. Owen Verified Enhanced Background Check

Any pet, anywhere, anytime you need

Iowa city, IA, 52240

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Owen is by far the best dog caregiver my family has ever had. My dog, Shaggy, can be a little difficult to deal with at times, but Owen always handles him with… (more)"

16. Juniper Verified Background Check

Years of experience and love!

Iowa City, IA, 52245

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Juniper Hollis was a puppy raiser for Guiding Eyes for the Blind and raised Dolores a black female labrador retriever. Juniper also has helped raise a number … (more)"

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 Thanksgiving
17. Noah Verified Background Check

The Dog Whisperer

Iowa City, IA, 52240

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

About: Hi there, I’m a loving dog owner of 5 dogs (all different shapes and sizes) when I’m back home. I have past experiences of watching other people’s do… (more)

18. Stephanie Verified Background Check

Medical student who loves animals!

Iowa city, IA, 52246

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Stephanie was great! Our plans changed last minute and she was wonderful to work with and super flexible. Our dog loved her and she sent a lot of pictures, whi… (more)"

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 Thanksgiving
19. Skye Verified Background Check

Loving & trustworthy care-giver!

Iowa City, IA, 52245

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

"Skye was the first (and it turned out the best) pet sitter we left our little Angus with when we had to go out of town. Angus is a red toy poodle and quite sp… (more)"

20. Melody Verified Background Check

Cheery and experienced dog lover

Iowa City, IA, 52245

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Melody was great! She came over to meet Rocky before watching him for a long weekend, had quick responses in communication and sent us pictures while we were g… (more)"


The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your pet - and your home - turn to Rover for your house sitting needs. It's easy to find a loving pet sitter on Rover who'll give your pet one-on-one attention while you're away, and take care of your home. Search from hundreds of trusted house sitters near you, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your pet. 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. Then, when you're ready, book and pay for your house and pet sitter all through Rover - it's easy, safe, and cashless. You'll have the peace of mind knowing that your sitter has free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and will send you cute photo updates throughout the stay. Rover is the easiest way to find trustworthy house sitters for your pets--and avoid the kennel.