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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1. Kaila Verified Background CheckRover 101

Fenced in backyard - photo updates!

Waveland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50311

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

"Bodhi loved staying with Kaila and Hamm. I’m not sure she wanted to come home! Kaila provided excellent care to our aging lab, and her black lab Hamm was als... (more)"

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2. Jermaina Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

student & animal lover

Des Moines, IA, 50317

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Came home to a clean house and happy dogs. I got lots of pictures while i was away and knew my pups were being well taken care of. Highly recommend using Jer... (more)"

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3. Kendra Verified Background Check

Lover of all animals!

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kendra stayed with our two dogs for a weekend, and is so wonderful! I am typically a worry wart, but she made everything so easy and took great care of our b... (more)"

4. Robin Verified Background Check

A dog lover helping pet parents

Sherman 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! 1... (more)"

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5. Erin Verified Background Check

Animals are Angels on Earth

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Erin is so awesome. I felt totally comfortable with Erin knowing that she would take excellent care of my pup! I knew from our first meeting that I would no... (more)"

6. Katlin Verified Background Check

As if they were my own

Des Moines, IA, 50317

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katlin was so considerate with us and our two doggies. She house sat for us while we were out of town. We've got a puppy, Peach and a 5 year old, Zelda. Peac... (more)"

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7. Kelli Verified Background Check

I love animals of all shapes & size

Des Moines, IA, 50315

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kelli was wonderful!! We had her stay with our dog for a few nights when we were on vacation. Kelli came over prior to her stay to meet us and make sure we... (more)"

8. Abigail Verified Background Check

Sunshine and Slobber

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I am so grateful that I got connected with Abbey!! She came to visit and meet Ozzie a few days before, and we all hit it off right from the start!! She is ... (more)"

9. Amanda Verified Background Check

I will take care of your furry baby

Oak Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amanda was wonderful. She was friendly, clean, and responsible. We hired her to house-, dog-, and cat-sit over a long weekend. She was great with our four... (more)"

10. Katelyn Verified Background Check

Will love your furry family members

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"The dogs seemed relaxed when we returned and that always a good sign. Katelyn took good care of the house and watering all my flowers. ? (more)"

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11. Paige Verified Enhanced Background Check

Reliable, responsible pet sitter

East Village, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Paige has helped care for our dog on numerous occasions. She not only greets our dog kindly and excitedly, but she also is willing to follow our requests, s... (more)"

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12. Emily Verified Background Check

Freelancer with a flexible schedule

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314

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

"Emily has cared for my chihuahua mix while I've been out of town, and has frequently taken care of him when we lived together as roommates. She is very atten... (more)"

13. Seth Verified Enhanced Background Check

Caring and Responsible Dog Buddy :)

Des Moines, IA, 50315

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Seth has been absolutely brilliant with my German shepherd Leia. He is very calm and patient with her (especially when she is barking or over excited) and ex... (more)"

14. Tabatha Verified Background Check

Energetic Animal Lover - Fenced Yd

Greater South Side, 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)"

15. Hannah Verified Enhanced Background Check

Used to caring for high energy dogs

Capitol View South, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Thank you so much for taking such good care of my fur baby and my other critters as well as my house. I appreciate it so much and would have you back anytime. (more)"

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16. bret Verified Background Check

Responsible loving pet caretaker

Bloomfield-Allen, Des moines, IA, 50320

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

"Bret watched our beloved kitty and two dogs while we where on vacation for a week and a half. Both of our beloved pets were taken good care of. Bret was easy... (more)"

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17. Alanna Verified Background CheckRover 101

Dog and Animal Lover

Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alanna was great, super helpful and the pets loved her (more)"

18. Levi Verified Background Check

I am a animal loving type of person

Des moines, IA, 50315

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

"Levi would be a great pet sitter and Walker. He is trustworthy and friendly and loves animals and they like him. He has had dogs growing up and lived with fr... (more)"

19. Abbey Verified Background Check

Dog lover with time&energy to give!

Des Moines, IA, 50320

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

"Abbey was amazing! This is the first time we’ve used her, and it won’t be the last! She went above and beyond for our fur babies! It’s very clear she loves c... (more)"

20. Caitlin Verified Background Check

Pawsitive & Professional Pet Sitter

East Village, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Caitlin is amazing with animals. She loves cats and dogs. She took such great care of both my Yorkies when I had my stroke. They adored her. I would highly r... (more)"

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Never beg a friend to watch your dog again. With Rover, you can find your the perfect McKinley School house sitter in seconds. When you book house sitting on Rover, your dog will enjoy a loving, relaxing stay in their own home. If you're looking for care for pets other than dogs, you can find a pet sitter who offers care for cats, caged pets, and even horses. No matter what, you'll know that your pet is getting loving care. By removing common pet care obstacles, Rover ensures dogs nationwide are happy and well-cared for even when their human is away, and empowers dog lovers to live happy and fulfilling lives. Founded on the belief that everyone should have the opportunity to experience the unconditional love of a dog, Rover makes it easy for you to reach trusted house sitters in McKinley School, Des Moines who can provide the care your dog needs, when they need it.

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