Dog Boarding in Meredith, Des Moines, IA

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President's Day
1. Sydney

Large Fenced Yard and a Friend!

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50322

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"My dog Sam had a great time while at This home! It was obvious that this couple understands what being a pet owner is all about as they share their love to ... (more)"

2. Rachel

Large fenced yard with friends

Ankeny, IA, 50023

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachel was great! She’s very kind and flexible with our travel schedule. Our dog must have have had a great time because she was exhausted when she came home... (more)"

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3. Josh & Joselynn

Wife & I work at home, fenced yard

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

"Beatrice had a wonderful stay with Josh and Joselynn! She came home happy and tired...so much playing. Thank you SO much for taking such great care of our ... (more)"

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President's Day
4. Pamela

Home full time

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

"Pamela was so good to my needy dog. She kept me up to date and was so patient with him. Tucker became very attached to Pamela and he felt safe with her and h... (more)"

5. Megan

Home full time, large fenced yard

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

"Megan and her family were awesome and did great with our dog Stella while we were out of town! They sent us lots of updates and Stella clearly felt right I h... (more)"

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6. Cara

Active-fenced yd-3 friendly pups <3

Lower Beaver, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Cara was a very good dog sitter! I needed someone to watch Maverick for a day and she was willing to watch him last minute. In the past, Maverick has been ... (more)"

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This weekend
7. Jessica

Dog-loving family--lots of cuddles!

Ankeny, IA, 50023

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Our puppy, Lucy, had the best time at Jessica’s! I know this because she slept the whole day we picked her up which means Lucy got a bunch of fun play time. ... (more)"

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8. Heather

Home in the evening-fenced yard.

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding

"Heather took great care of our 14 year old lab mix. She was attentive to all the details of our old dog's care and easy to communicate with. Highly recommended! (more)"

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9. Danielle

Danielle's Doggie Dates

Woodland Heights, Des Moines, IA, 50312

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

"Danielle and her family were a great fit for Belle while we were on vacation! She loved her like her own pup and we felt confident that Belle was well cared ... (more)"

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This weekend
10. Jeanine

Fun & Pampered Pups-my specialty

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50311

Dog Boarding

"Jeanine was very nice and treated my dog, Toby with excellent care! I could tell Toby was having fun just by the pictures she sent. It was as if Toby were on... (more)"

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11. Valerie

Veterinarian Assistant/Dog Groomer

Union Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

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

"Valerie was very responsive to all our requests and communications and was very attentive to our dog while she stayed there. If our dog could talk, I'm sure ... (more)"

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President's Day
12. Carin

I'll treat them like family!

Johnston, IA, 50131

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

"Carin is absolutely AMAZING! She’s super friendly and was able to accommodate our needs but most especially our dogs needs. I had Carin watch him for two day... (more)"

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This weekend
13. Amanda

I'm a Sucker for a Pupper

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50311

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

"Amanda went above and beyond what I would expect of a dog sitter and I would definitely recommend her services. She took care of our pup for the weekend, m... (more)"

14. Cory

I'll run with your dog! I love dogs

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Cory was the best thanks for watching our dogs! (more)"

15. Chloe

Sully's Mom-Runs-Walks-Fenced Play!

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Chloe totally delivered a first class experience for my dog and me. I would rocomend Chloe to others and rebook myself. Thanks again. (more)"

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This weekend
16. Katlen

Home full time, fenced in yard

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

"Katlen did a great job. My excited puppy seemed to do well here and I loved that she is home during the day just as I am so she was in her kennel during the... (more)"

17. Tiffany

Your dog is part of the family here

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

"Tiffany keeps a very tidy house and there is a nice sized yard for a dog to play. My dog Leonard was very comfortable during his 3-4 day stay. She & her fami... (more)"

18. Charles

Good caretaker for dogs

Windsor Heights, IA, 50324

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

"Shane has watched my dogs on several occasions. He always goes above and beyond walking them and caring for them as if they were his own. Would highly recomm... (more)"

19. Rhonda

I have a great love for dogs.

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"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)"

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President's Day
20. Boris

Loving care when your not there!

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

"Borris is a very dependable and responsible young man who is a true pet lover. Every time he comes to visit he plays and loves on both of my dogs, a schnauze... (more)"

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