Doggy Day Care in McKinley School, Des Moines, IA

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

1. Frida

Home full-time - large fenced yard

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50309

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

About: Your dog will be sure to receive a lot of love at our home along with plenty of exercise. We are easily accessible from I-235 just east of Gateway ... (more)

2. Kim

Work from home full time-fence yard

Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"Kim is pretty amazing and absolutely has that touch that you seek out and hold onto when you can find. She definitely seems to love our pets ALMOST as much a... (more)"

3. Erin

Dogs are kids!! I'm home full-time

West Des Moines, IA, 50266

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Erin and her husband are super nice people. They did a great job watching my puppy snickers! If I ever need someone to watch her again I will definitely be a... (more)"

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
4. Katlen

Home full time, fenced in yard

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

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)

5. Heidi

Caring Pet Sitting in my Home

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

16 repeat clients

"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)"

6. Kara

Large fenced yard and friendly pup

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

1 repeat client

"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)"

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
7. Sarah

Dogs Are Family Members

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

"Being new to the city we did not even know that this type of service existed. We were very leery of leaving our special boy with anyone. After our first phon... (more)"

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
8. Rhonda

I have a great love for dogs.

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

13 repeat clients

"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)"

9. Breanne

Huge yard - let's play and snuggle!

Pleasant Hill, IA, 50327

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

"If ever there was a person you could entrust your pet to it would be Bre. She was so caring and patient with our dog Coco. I appreciate her ability to adjust... (more)"

10. Angela

Free Belly Rubs Included

West Des Moines, IA, 50266

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

4 repeat clients

"My go-to rover sitter. My puppy is always well taken care of and I am given regular updates and photos. (more)"

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
11. Jennifer

We love dogs & they love it here!

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

11 repeat clients

"Louis loved his stay! And he is choosing the little pink piggy toy Jenny and the boys gave him over his fave toy!!! I was in town for work and Jenny was k... (more)"

12. Jennifer

Work at home dog mom

Ankeny, IA, 50023

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

"Jennifer is one of the kindest people I have had the opportunity to be around. She is very fun to be around because she is constantly upbeat. She also is pas... (more)"

13. Georgina

Cozy Apartment near a park!

Clive, IA, 50325

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

1 repeat client

"Couldn't be happier with the care Georgina provides for our dog Brady. She gives thorough updates and seems like a genuine dog lover. Would highly recommend ... (more)"

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
14. Chrissy

We'll explore the great outdoors!

Waveland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"Chrissy did a great job caring for my malamute. You could tell she loved animals and they responded to her well. She was prompt and knew how to manage a larg... (more)"

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
15. 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

1 repeat client

"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)"

16. Darren

Responsible,reliable, caring.

Des Moines , IA, 50317

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

"Darren made his dog hamburger and rice to mix with her food as she got older. He LOVED his Sammy girl. He has cared for my pup many times. He is patient a... (more)"

Confirmed Thanksgiving Availability
17. Anastasia

Big or small, I love them all!

URBANDALE, IA, 50322

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

"Anastasia watched my dog Arrow (and house-sat) often for us while we were on vacation. She was a pleasure to work with, kept our dog safe and happy, and our... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
18. 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)

19. Mary

Always smiling dog lover!

windsor heights, IA, 50324

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I grew up with two little bichons and now am the proud and loving owner of Winston Oliver. He's an ARL rescue. You can find pics of him on Instagra... (more)

20. Trish

Let me spoil your fur-kids!

Fairmont Park, Des Moines, IA, 50317

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

About: Experienced fur-mom that has experience with behavioral and medical issues. Able to provide supervision, stimulation and a safe environment for you... (more)

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