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. Breanne

Huge yard - let's play and snuggle!

Pleasant Hill, IA, 50327

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

1 repeat client

"Breanne worked great with my 7 month old pup who is always full of energy! (more)"

2. Rhonda

I have a great love for dogs.

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

18 repeat clients

"I felt our two Schnauzers had a good time staying with Rhonda. They were calm and relaxed when we picked them up, so I know they felt comfortable being with ... (more)"

3. Laurie

Home FT, LG yard, own 2 dogs

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

2 repeat clients

"Laurie is great with dogs! She was very responsible with caring for my 2 dogs, which are high maintenance. She loved them like her own. She followed direc... (more)"

4. Jennifer

We love dogs & they love it here!

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

13 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)"

5. Beth

Home during the day! Fenced in yard

Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA, 50315

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

About: I am a dog lover. I will provide daily walks either around the neighborhood. At my home, I have a decent sized fenced in yard. The yard is great fo... (more)

6. Erin

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

West Des Moines, IA, 50266

Dog Boarding, 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)"

7. Sarah

Dogs Are Family Members

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

"Sarah was awesome! She was so good with Bella, really making sure she felt comfortable and myself. She understood how difficult it was for me to leave Bella ... (more)"

8. Kate

Puppy Date with Kate

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

24 repeat clients

"Kate is terrific. After spending just a few minutes with her, it is easy to see that she is very knowledgeable about dogs. She knows how to interact with ... (more)"

9. 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)"

10. Katlen

Home full time, fenced in yard

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

1 repeat client

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)

11. Jonathan

Home full time, treats aplenty

Waukee, IA, 50263

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

"Jon is a natural when it comes to bonding with dogs. I’ve seen both my family dog and his own dog easily fall in love with him. Whether it’s playing fetch or... (more)"

12. Heidi

Caring Pet Sitting in my Home

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

17 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)"

13. Samantha

Home Full Time & Love To Walk!

Waukee, IA, 50263

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

1 repeat client

"Samantha is a very trustworthy and kind person. She has a huge love for dogs and so good with them! She takes care of our dog quite often and it really gives... (more)"

14. 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)"

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. Jake

I love running around with my dog

Waukee, IA, 50263

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

About: I love dogs and have a 1 year old golden retriever. My family has always had dogs in the home, I grew up around them and love playing ball, frisbe... (more)

17. 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)

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. Stacie

Responsible and Loving Dog Sitter

URBANDALE, IA, 50322

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I have always had a love for dogs! I have had dogs (along with cats, rabbits, birds, and hamsters) from my early childhood through adulthood. I ... (more)

20. Darren

Responsible,reliable, caring.

Des Moines , IA, 50317

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

"I have known Darren for many years. I feel he would be an excellent dog sitter with Rover.com. I've witnessed his interaction with his own dog, Sammy. She wa... (more)"

When it comes to pet care and doggy day care, pet owners in McKinley School, Des Moines, IA trust their pets with sitters on Rover.com. Over 540 pet owners have reviewed day care sitters in the Des Moines metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Doggy day care 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 day care sitter on Rover for just about every price range and lifestyle. Wondering how much you might expect to pay for a day care sitter and pet care on Rover? Check out our average doggy day care rates to get an idea before you begin a conversation with a sitter who seems like a great match.

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