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Drop-In Visits in Iowa City

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

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1. Jean

Every animal deserves attention

Iowa City, IA, 52240

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jean was wonderful! We contacted her pretty last minute, and she was able to help us out with our pups. I unexpectedly ended up staying home, immobilized on ... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
2. Beth

Full time, certified, & experienced

Iowa City, IA, 52240

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Beth did a great job caring for our two cats while we were on vacation, including giving one of them a pill. She was very responsive to our texts and sent da... (more)"

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3. Kelly

Flexible schedule to care for dogs!

Iowa City, IA, 52245

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kelly is a reliable and caring person with a huge heart and love for dogs of all kinds. I would be confident in her ability to responsibly care for any dog, ... (more)"

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4. Richard

Let's go to the bark park!

Coralville, IA, 52241

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Richard fed our cat Coco once a day while we were out of town. He did a fantastic job! He sent pictures and provided a status update every day. Will defin... (more)"

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5. Emma

Nurse in training dog lover!

Coralville, IA, 52241

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emma was outstanding! The dogs took to her right away. She is very timely and dependable. Thank you so much! (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
6. Rena

Love exploring new neighborhoods

Coralville, IA, 52241

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I cannot say enough good things about the care Laurena has taken of our pup. She has helped us out on numerous occasions and each time we have been able to l... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
7. Ali

Loves helping dogs and people

Iowa City, IA, 52246

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

"Ali is an awesome young lady who knows and loves dogs. She has stayed at our house many times with our pack while I and my wife were out of town for anywhere... (more)"

8. Samantha

Love to cuddle or play with dogs

Iowa City, IA, 52242

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Samantha was great with our pup - very responsive and provided thorough updates on how he was doing during the week which was a big relief while I was away. ... (more)"

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9. Kate

Home full time, large fenced yard

Iowa City, IA, 52245

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

"Kate R. is the quintessential dog lover/parent! She has taken care of our dogs in the past with conscientious loving care, even when they have been on medic... (more)"

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10. Nicole

Home full-time, Avid walker!

Iowa City, IA, 52246

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Nicole was great when she watched my dog, Lolo. She was loving and caring and treated Lolo like a princess. Lolo is a very energetic dog and Nicole had no pr... (more)"

11. Charlie

I love having a running buddy

Iowa City, IA, 52246

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Charlie has been looking after my very energetic chocolate lab both in my home while I travel and has also been taking her for walks on some days during the ... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
12. Blake

Great with kids, better with dogs!!

Iowa City, IA, 52245

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Blake is so good with our pup, Sadie! We were nervous about someone new letting her out and taking her for walks, but we had no need to be!! We loved how Bla... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
13. Brittany

Flexible Schedule to Walk Your Dog!

Iowa City, IA, 52240

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brittany is the first person I trust with my puppy. Not only is she loving and friendly with all animals, she is also very patient which is important around ... (more)"

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14. Angie

Super active, loving, can train!

Iowa City, IA, 52240

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I am a college student with a flexible schedule and my own transportation. I‘ve had and been around dogs all my life. I volunteer at the Iowa City ... (more)

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15. Kelly

College student who loves animals!

Iowa City, IA, 52240

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kelly is sweet, responsive and trustworthy. We are glad to have her as a sitter when needed. (more)"

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16. Victoria

Friend to all canines

Iowa City, IA, 52245

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

"Victoria is a true dog lover and treats all dogs as if they were human. She grew up in a dog-loving family with a multitude of dogs (think cheaper by the doz... (more)"

Confirmed availability
This weekend
17. MaryClaire

Home full time! And love to run

Iowa city, IA, 52245

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: Hi there! My name is MaryClaire. I just graduated from the University of Iowa (May 2018) and have a very open schedule for the summer. My best frie... (more)

18. Rein

Iowa City Pup Patrol

Iowa City, IA, 52240

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rein did a great job taking care of my fur babies..they enjoyed her company. (more)"

19. Hanna

I live for animals

Iowa City, IA, 52246

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I'm a recently graduated librarian looking for a job. In the meantime, I'm flexibly available for all petsitting and house sitting needs. I have be... (more)

Confirmed availability
4th of July
20. Bailie

I will love your dog as my own <3

Iowa City, IA, 52245

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: My parents never let us have a dog as kids, so I always loved watching my grandparents lab or cousins dalmatian while they were out of town. I love... (more)


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