Dog Boarding in Meredith, Des Moines, IA

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight at your sitter's home.

1. Lori

We love furry friends!!!

Ankeny, IA, 50023

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

3 repeat clients

"Mila loved her stay with Lori and her family! She was spoiled. She got walks, cuddles and love! We definetly will use Lori again and recommend her. (more)"

2. Morgan

Dog lover with too much free time!

McKinley School, Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

3 repeat clients

"Great sitter. Was very flexible with my schedule for pick up and drop off. Took outstanding care of my pooch. Will definitely use Morgan again. (more)"

3. Jeanine

Fun & Pampered Pups-my specialty

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50311

Dog Boarding

17 repeat clients

"Just love Jeanine! She really understood my border collie, and as we all know BC pups can be a real challenge. If Jeanine can handle Edith so well, she will ... (more)"

4. Katlen

Home full time, fenced in yard

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

1 repeat client

"We were very happy and pleased with this stay. Chewie felt at home and was happy to stay. Katlyn was kind enough to send us daily updates and pictures of our... (more)"

5. Kate

Puppy Date with Kate

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

23 repeat clients

"Kate did a great job of taking care of my dog while I was away, she sent photo and text updates every day. I felt comfortable and my dog seemed to have a won... (more)"

6. Evan

Dog Trainer with a Fenced in Yard!

Union Park, Des Moines, IA, 50316

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

27 repeat clients

"This was the second time we left Stormy with Evan. The first time was for two weeks and it worked out so well for us and Stormy and I did not hesitate to lea... (more)"

7. Allyson

Dogs give me life.

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Allyson is a great dog sitter! Not only does she love dogs, but is confident in her abilities to take care of them properly and safely. Having grown up wit... (more)"

Available this weekend
8. Felicia

Peace Love and Paws

Lower Beaver, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

14 repeat clients

"Felicia was fantastic! She took great care of my 1yr old rottie mix for nearly two weeks over the holidays. She was extremely accommodating and friendly, a... (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
9. Maggie Grace

Best Pet Sitter Around!!

Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

About: Experienced pet sitter here! I work part time at Urban Pet Hospital Resort and Doggy day care. I am also a nanny so my schedule is very flexible! I... (more)

Available this weekend
10. Dan

Dogs > Humans

King-Irving Park, Des Moines, IA, 50311

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

"Dan has dog sat for my two dogs before and did so splendidly. He stayed at my house and attended to them without an expectation for compensation, just out o... (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
11. Rhonda

I have a great love for dogs.

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

15 repeat clients

"Rhonda is very caring and did a fantastic job taking care of the boys when we were out of town. Rhonda did a great job communicating and gave us quick update... (more)"

12. Julie

I have had dogs my entire life!

Grimes, IA, 50111

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

"Julie was very easy to work with as we decided at the last minute to go on a little vacation over the Holiday. Very flexible and Ava was well cared for. (more)"

13. Sabrina

Love to walk and play...

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I love dogs. I currently have a wonderful 10 month old lab/cattle dog mix puppy. Previously, I had a mini American Eskimo. I have experience caring... (more)

14. Kara

Large fenced yard and friendly pup

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

1 repeat client

"My puppy had a great time. Definitely would go back. (more)"

Confirmed President's Day Availability
15. Candace

Fun & LOVING with a huge back yard

Drake, Des Moines , IA, 50311

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Candace has been so great! It's such a nice feeling knowing my dog is in good hands when I drop her off. And I know she's been having fun and getting exercis... (more)"

16. Kelsey

Strutt for the Mutt

Johnston, IA, 50131

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hi, I'm Kelsey! I grew up always having dogs in my life; now that I am on my own, I am having major puppy withdrawals. I am an active individual wh... (more)

17. Shawnna

Highly flexible, genuine dog lover

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"I would completely trust Shawnna to take care of my four-legged friend. I've seen Shawnna take care of her pup for a few years now and I'm always amazed by t... (more)"

18. 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 was great with our dogs! She made sure they were taken care of and that they fit in well with her family and pets. I would definitely recommend:) (more)"

19. Luke

I will love your dog like family!

Johnston, IA, 50131

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I love dogs, period. I have had two dogs over the course of my 25 years on this planet. I had a Black Lab growing up and then my family decided on ... (more)

Confirmed President's Day Availability
20. Elizabeth

Flexible & loving Beaverdale sitter

Waveland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50311

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

5 repeat clients

"Olivia had a great, chill stay with Elizabeth. Elizabeth was very thorough before the visit and was a wonderful sitter! (more)"

In Meredith, Des Moines, IA, dog lovers trust Rover.com for their dog boarding needs. Over 540 pet owners have reviewed dog sitters in the Des Moines metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5 stars. Booking dog boarding in Meredith can be incredibly affordable, no matter what price range you're looking for. Curious about what it might cost to book dog boarding in Des Moines on Rover? Check out our average dog boarding rates to get an idea before reaching out and beginning a conversation with a sitter.

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