Pet Sitting & Drop Ins in Linden Heights, Des Moines, IA

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Sitter Profile Image: Jenevieve Y.
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Jenevieve Y.

Dogs are children too!!
Fairmont Park, Des Moines, IA, 50317
6.5 mi. away
Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
47 reviews
23 repeat clients
from
$18
per visit

Jenevieve treated our dog like her own. We couldn’t be more grateful! We were able to relax on vacation knowing our fur baby was well taken care of. We definitely recommend Jenevieve!

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Sitter Profile Image: Monica D.
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Monica D.

Art Teacher who LOVES gentle giants
Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50311
2.2 mi. away
Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
155 reviews
47 repeat clients
from
$20
per visit

Monica was amazing! She loved on my sweet fur babe while I left town for the day! She left amazing detailed notes after each visit and sent so many pictures! I felt so comfortable with having her come and take care of my babe for the day!

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Sitter Profile Image: Jeremy G.
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Jeremy G.

Love animals with my heart and soul
West Des Moines, IA, 50265
2.4 mi. away
Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
74 reviews
30 repeat clients
from
$18
per visit

Jeremy was fantastic! He went above and beyond to take care of small housekeeping tasks for our kitties, and he captured photos of our babies having fun and playing despite their shy personalities. He was incredibly understanding and accommodating with communication while my husband and I were busy trying to plan our trip, and Jeremy is clearly a natural with animals and a kind, patient soul! We would hire him again in a heartbeat.

Sitter Profile Image: Cory G.
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Cory G.

I'll run with your dog! I love dogs
Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310
3.0 mi. away
Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
78 reviews
28 repeat clients
from
$15
per visit

Cory was great taking care of our three cats. Very dependable with daily visits (we were gone nearly three weeks). We would book with him again.

Sitter Profile Image: Lisa W.
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Lisa W.

Kind and caring animal lover!
Des Moines, IA, 50310
2.6 mi. away
Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
25 reviews
6 repeat clients
from
$18
per visit

Lisa was wonderful! This was my first time using Rover and she made it so easy to work with her. She went above and beyond what I asked her to do and made me feel very comfortable leaving my cat. Will definitely be using her again :)

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Sitter Profile Image: Kayla D.
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Kayla D.

PA Student 🩺 Trusted Sitter 🐾
Capitol View South, Des Moines, IA, 50309
3.7 mi. away
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
46 reviews
11 repeat clients
from
$20
per visit

Kayla was incredibly responsive and responsible. She did a wonderful job walking our dog throughout the week and was able to add drop-in visits at the last minute. We will definitely use Kayla again!

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Sitter Profile Image: Brad C.
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Brad C.

Rover 101
Working for the Tail Wags
Lower Beaver, Des Moines, IA, 50310
4.4 mi. away
Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
57 reviews
23 repeat clients
from
$20
per visit

Brad did such a wonderful job helping my husband and I while one of our dogs was sick. He gave her medicine, extra attention, and was able to visit her a few extra times. When it was time for us to say goodbye to her, Brad was also very supportive and caring towards us.

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Sitter Profile Image: Andrea M.
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Andrea M.

Animal lover available year round!
Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309
2.6 mi. away
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
51 reviews
22 repeat clients
from
$20
per visit

Andrea was wonderful with our cats once again. She sent us great pictures and thorough updates after every visit. Both of our kitties love her company. It is such a relief knowing we have her stopping by when we’re away!

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Sitter Profile Image: Torina G.
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Torina G.

Let me adore your furry friend!
Des Moines, IA, 50312
1.7 mi. away
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
14 reviews
4 repeat clients
from
$15
per visit

What can I say about tori but wow… she did such an amazing job with our cats and spent tons of extra time with them. Sent us tons of updates and pictures. Truthfully, if you need someone to watch a pet or stop by, someone who truly has a kinship with animals, tori is the one to go with. Furthermore, she’s a good person and we felt secure with her entering and leaving our house. We will exclusively use her from now on and you should too. We don’t just give good reviews, they must be earned… and she did that. Aces all the way…

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Sitter Profile Image: Alexandra H.
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Alexandra H.

UnLEASHing quality care 💞🦮
Des Moines, IA, 50322
3.2 mi. away
Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
57 reviews
12 repeat clients
from
$19
per visit

Ali did a wonderful job with drop-in sessions for my senior dog. He loved her visits and was always happy and tired afterwards. Ali’s communication is prompt and clear. A member of my household is immunocompromised so we take precautions around illness, and Ali was flexible and very respectful.

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Sitter Profile Image: Nichole H.
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Nichole H.

Rover 101
Pets make rainy days bright!
West Des Moines, IA, 50265
2.6 mi. away
Drop-In Visits
5.0 out of 5 stars
40 reviews
14 repeat clients
from
$17
per visit

Nichole is amazing! She was great at communicating when we were setting everything up and our cat warmed up to her very quickly; they were already cuddling by the second day! We were really able to enjoy our vacation knowing that Nichole was taking care of our boy!

Sitter Profile Image: Javon L.
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Javon L.

I listen to support and improve.
Des Moines, IA, 50314
2.3 mi. away
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
23 reviews
10 repeat clients
from
$20
per visit

Javon was so kind and thorough. I could see how comfortable my cats were with her by how calm they were when I got home. I’ll definitely book with Javon again.

Sitter Profile Image: Jasmine S.
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Jasmine S.

Custom care for unique fur babies.
Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50311
2.5 mi. away
Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care
5.0 out of 5 stars
17 reviews
4 repeat clients
from
$15
per visit

Jasmine was incredibly thorough before coming to check on Briar Rose. She communicated effectively and often. So happy I had that opportunity to have her watch my baby!

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Sitter Profile Image: Jessica D.
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Jessica D.

Pet lover with lots of experience
Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50309
2.0 mi. away
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
75 reviews
34 repeat clients
from
$18
per visit

Jessica did a great job with our dogs! They love to give kisses and play ball and she accommodated that well. Will definitely be using Jessica again!

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Sitter Profile Image: Justin Z.
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Justin Z.

Big yard, Big dog, big play time
Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50311
2.4 mi. away
Boarding, Drop-In Visits
5.0 out of 5 stars
19 reviews
5 repeat clients
from
$13
per visit

Justin is the best! He has taken care of our puppy, Cash, several times and we are always comforted by the love he shows as soon as Cash walks in the door! As a puppy, he has a lot of energy and Justin takes time to play with Cash while he cares for his every need.

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Sitter Profile Image: Kate B.
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Kate B.

Excited to meet your furry friends!
Clive, IA, 50325
2.9 mi. away
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking
1 repeat client
from
$15
per visit

About: Have cared for my family 18 year old senior dog, puppies, seniors, big/small, shy/energetic, I love them all! Walking, playing, snuggling- happy to help out! My schedule is varied and flexible right now! Happy to accommodate for any kind of services. I also love going to paws & pints frequently! I can’t have pets at my own apartment, but I am happy to visit or stay over with your pets! I am comfortable with all routines, even the most demanding!

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Sitter Profile Image: Sidney D.
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Sidney D.

Cheerful pet lover!
Des Moines, IA, 50311
2.2 mi. away
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
35 reviews
7 repeat clients
from
$22
per visit

You can tell Sidney is a dog lover!! She was kind and patient and gave Abby lots of attention during the meet and greet. I will definitely call on her again.

Sitter Profile Image: Troy D.
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Troy D.

Dog dad here to help out! :)
Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50311
2.2 mi. away
Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
10 reviews
3 repeat clients
from
$20
per visit

Troy has been nothing but amazing, not only with our dog but with everything he does! Our pup is a bit people selective and moose was comfortable in no time due to Troy being patient and knowledgeable about how to handle a more reactive dog. My husband and I would 100% recommend him to take care of your furry friend too! He is always on time and makes sure he leaves the house cleaner then when he got there!

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Sitter Profile Image: Laura B.
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Laura B.

Traveler who helps when she can!
West Des Moines, IA, 50265
2.5 mi. away
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
31 reviews
10 repeat clients
from
$18
per visit

Laura cared for my kitties while I was out of town. She was highly communicative and sent many pics of her playing with them! I will definitely be using Laura’s services again! Thanks, Laura!

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Sitter Profile Image: Jessica W.
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Jessica W.

All you need is love and a pet ❤️
Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50311
2.3 mi. away
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking
5.0 out of 5 stars
9 reviews
from
$20
per visit

Jessica worked for me when I had a boarding business in Iowa. She was fantastic with the dogs, keep a clean space, and was always on time. She moved and I lost a great asset. I hope you find the greatness I did with your pet(s)!

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