House Sitting in McKinley School, Des Moines, IA

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

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Jermaina M.
student & animal loverWest Des Moines, IA, 50265
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Jermania was super flexible with our plans and was great with our shy dog. She kept in contact through out our trip and provided lots of pictures! (more)

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$35
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Erin P.
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Animals are Angels on EarthDrake, Des Moines, IA, 50311
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Erin was amazing! My dog adored her right away at the meat and greet. Erin is so kind and sent daily updates and pictures. I booked last minute and had no idea … (more)

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$55
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Alexandria L.
You leave ‘em, I love ‘em!Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Alexandria is an extremely compassionate pet lover. She gets to know each animal and what their wants and likes are and delivers to keep our pets as happy as ca… (more)

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$30
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Confirmed availability: Memorial day
Alexis S.
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Dog lover with lots of experience!Windsor Heights, IA, 50324
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Alexis helped me out with a puppy when I was in a tough spot! She went above and beyond to make sure Oakley was cared after and loved while I was gone - includi… (more)

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$45
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Katlin S.
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As if they were my ownDes Moines, IA, 50317
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

We love Kaitlin so much. She is awesome with our dogs and sends updates everyday. She makes us no worry about the dogs and actually enjoy our vacation! High rec… (more)

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$45
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A dog lover helping pet parentsSherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Robin took amazing care of our pets and left the house is perfect condition. Very trustworthy. We have a special needs dog and she was soooo good with her! 10/1… (more)

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$25
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Dr. Lulittle at Your Service!Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50322
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Lucia stayed at our house while we were gone for 10 days on a trip. She responded to our inquiry right away and was willing to communicate often. Lucia even c… (more)

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$30
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Compassionate, Energetic, AttentiveNorth Of Grand, Des Moines, IA, 50312
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

With the daily updates and pictures of our pups from Jenny we were at ease while states away. She was patient and kind. From the initial meet and greet she was … (more)

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$40
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Experienced and caring petsitterSouthwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Tricia did an in-home stay with our 2 dogs for the week and did a tremendous job with keeping us up to date with pictures and constant communication. She also w… (more)

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$25
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Elementary teacher and dog loverDes Moines, IA, 50317
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I grew up with a dog in the house and have raised many litters of puppies! I can assist with training, clean up after potty accidents and play all da… (more)

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$30
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Freelancer with a flexible scheduleSherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Emily is a total lifesaver! We asked her to watch our 10-month old retriever from morning until night with a walk everyday for 7 straight days while we were out… (more)

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$50
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Confirmed availability: Memorial day
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Registered Veterinary TechnicianRiver Bend, Des Moines, IA, 50313
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Tiffany is a professional care taker for not only my pups and kittens but also for me. She has helped me understand how pets react to me. The benefit of leading… (more)

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$80
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Your dog loves walks and so do I!Downtown Des Moines, Des Moinea, IA, 50309
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Emily was great with our dog! Also appreciated the updates from her when we were gone. (more)

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$35
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24 years of loving on my pups:)Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Shelby is a very responsible person who loves animals! She has cared for my chocolate lab with the best intentions and care. She gives my dog, and other animals… (more)

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$30
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Animal lover and school teacher♥️Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Jill is an amazing person, she is very patient and a nurturer. Seeing her with animals is awesome. She works well with them and loves all animals unconditionall… (more)

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$75
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Animal lover looking for fun $East Village, Des Moines, IA, 50309
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Amber is a wonderful caregiver for all types of dogs! She recognizes each dog's individual needs and cares for them as needed. Amber is punctual and responsible… (more)

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$25
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Animal Lover Here to Help!Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Nicole was very accommodating to our situation. She was willing to allow our puppy to stay with her as well as come to our home to take care of our two boys. Sh… (more)

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$25
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Loving and Experienced SitterDowntown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Korina is caring and compassionate and loves all animals. She is extremely reliable, responsible, and trustworthy. I would absolutely have Korina care for my pe… (more)

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$23
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Confirmed availability: Memorial day
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Dog WhispererIndianola Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50315
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: My family has had a dog since I was 10. I currently have two chocolate labs. Dallas and Duncan. They love to make new friends and they haven’t met a … (more)

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$50
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Vegetarian friendly animal lover :)Indianola Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50315
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Great with my dogs, nice young lady. Will definitely use again! (more)

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$32
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