House Sitting in Magnolia Park, Des Moines, IA

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

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1. Jamie

Active, Caring, Dog Lover

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 52001

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jamie is a very reliable and kind dog sitter. She clearly cares about the animals she works with and our dog loves when Jamie comes by! (more)"

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2. Phelps

VERY experienced!

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Phelps was so great with watching my dog! She is extremely friendly and easy to talk to. She also made sure to schedule a meet and greet ahead of time to ens... (more)"

Confirmed availability
Thanksgiving
3. Brianna

Im home full time.Flexible schedule

Des Moines, IA, 50310

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brianna is caring,sweet,loving individual and displays this towards her dog Bruce and all animals she has came in contact with that i have witnessed. Brianna... (more)"

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4. Seth

Will be your dogs preferred choice!

Salisbury Oaks, DES MOINES, IA, 50312

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

"I would absolutely recommend Seth as a dog sitter. He's watched our pooch many times in the past, and I always have felt comfortable leaving our fur baby wit... (more)"

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5. John

Dogs are family, doing my part.

Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"John has loved animals of all kinds his entire life. He has spent many years working at pet smart in the hotel and as a trainer. John is a very compassiona... (more)"

6. Pamela

I’ve always loved dogs!!!

Des Moines, IA, 50309

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

About: I’m loving, laid back and attentive :) I’ve grown up with dogs of all sizes, ages and breeds. I am also comfortable caring for disabled dogs. I hav... (more)

Confirmed availability
This weekend
7. Celia

Excited to start caring for pets!!

Linden Heights, Des Moines, IA, 50312

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Celia is a very caring pet sitter who loves all animals!! She is very responsible, trustworthy, and really enjoys taking care of our pets! We love having h... (more)"

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8. Tabatha

Energetic Animal Lover - Fenced Yd

Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"Tabatha did a great job with our pup! Walks, dog park, cuddle time - she kept our Gwen active and sent a lot of photos and was great about keeping in touch. (more)"

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9. Megan

Here to love your dog for you!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Megan is a fabulous dog owner, lover and caregiver. I have witnessed that over the course of the last 16 years since she got her own first-ever dog, Coco. ... (more)"

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10. Abby

Put their paws in good hands!!

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Abby was great to work with when we left on a week long vacation. We knew our girl, Maya was in good hands and was well taken care of. Abby checked in with... (more)"

Confirmed availability
Thanksgiving
11. Brianna

Just as playful as your pups!

East Village, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"You can’t find a person more fit to take care of your dog than Brianna. She is one of the most caring and loving person I know and she is definitely someone ... (more)"

12. Lindsey

I'll love your dog like my own!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Finn had a great time with Lindsey and I will certainly use her again. She was very friendly and took Finn on walks. He even had his own bed and sleeping space. (more)"

Confirmed availability
Thanksgiving
13. Jill

Wannabe dog owner!

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jill is absolutely amazing with animals and treats everyone's pet like they're her own. Jill is eager to take care of my dog, Lily, when I'm not around -- an... (more)"

14. Rennee

ur pet will be treated like royalty

Cheatom Park, Des Moines, IA, 50317

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

About: I've worked in animal hospitals, dog grooming& boarding in the past. Never liked the way the animals were treated so i quit. I have a nack for trai... (more)

15. Wendy

Very active/athletic

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Wendy loves dogs, and they love her. She will go above and beyond to care for your pet. She is responsible and reliable, and will treat your dog like its her... (more)"

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16. Jim

Unconditional love and respect

Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA, 50315

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hello. My name is Jim. I am somewhat new to the "Rover" world. I no longer have pet friends of my own; however, I loved and cared for my own dog fo... (more)

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This weekend
17. Rachel

4 dogs of our own!

Des Moines, IA, 50320

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Upon meeting Rachel and John I was so comfortable leaving our pups in their care! We got updates all day including pictures and very quick responses to any q... (more)"

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18. Seth

Animal lover- looking to care

Indianola Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"I have known Seth Bacon for about a year. He has taken care of my Border Collie on several occasions and has always done a great job. He is responsible and... (more)"

19. Nicole

Pet Lover

Des Moines, IA, 50320

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Nicole has stayed in my home and cared for my 3 girls several times. They all know her and get excited when I say her name---so I KNOW she takes good care o... (more)"

20. Tamyrn

Walking, playing and feeding..oh my

Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

About: I am a pet lover that will treat your family like my own. I have a wonderful spouse and daughter that are also pet lovers. I have raised dogs from ... (more)

When it comes to pet care and house sitting, pet owners in Magnolia Park, Des Moines, IA trust their pets with sitters on Rover.com. Over 540 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in the Des Moines metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. House sitting doesn't have to be expensive. In fact, it's probably a lot more affordable than you think. You'll quickly find that there's a house sitter on Rover for just about every price range and lifestyle. Wondering how much you might expect to pay for a house sitter and pet care on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you begin a conversation with a sitter who seems like a great match.

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