House Sitting in Meredith, 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. Erin Verified Background Check

Animals are Angels on Earth

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Erin has been awesome. By the love and caring she showed our herd (2 dogs and 3 cats) we were able to relax and enjoy our time away. She left the place spotl... (more)"

3. Michelle Verified Background Check

Cuddles, exercise, and fun!

Urbandale, IA, 50322

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Michelle was very accommodating when we were out an extra day and needed someone to check on our boy Nugget. Kept us updated on everything while we were gone. (more)"

4. Amber Verified Background Check

Dog loving family since day 1!

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

"Amber took great care of our Bolt while we were away. A huge thank you to Amber for being so incredible. We received updates and pictures with each visit whi... (more)"

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5. Jeremy Verified Background Check

I love dogs with my heart and soul.

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jeremy is the ideal pet sitter. He arrived several minutes before the desired time so he could touch up on all of my house rules and the desired schedule. He... (more)"

6. 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)"

7. 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)"

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8. Steph Verified Background Check

Love caring for dogs of all sizes!

Urbandale, IA, 50322

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Steph is great with our senior dog and cat. She is very attentive to the needs of our pets and takes that extra time to make sure both of our animals are lo... (more)"

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9. Laurie Verified Background Check

Dog walker and sitter

West Des Moines, IA, 50266

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Laurie would make an excellent pet sitter/caregiver. Not only is Laurie a responsible person with an abundance of compassion for all animals, she has an amaz... (more)"

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10. Allison Verified Background Check

Animal whisperer

Clive, IA, 50325

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Allison did a great job watching my dog and house while I was traveling. She sent pictures and kept me updated how the stay was going. I will be hiring her ... (more)"

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11. Laura Verified Background Check

Lover of all fur babies

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"Laura exceeded our expectations in every way! She was professional, responsible, trustworthy and super nice! She sent frequent pictures of our dog playing a... (more)"

12. 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)"

13. Casandra Verified Background Check

No bark is too loud!

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"I've known Casandra for over 20 years and she is truly one of the most kind hearted, compassionate, and animal loving people I've ever known. I've had severa... (more)"

14. Sarah Verified Background Check

Dog obsessed, responsible pet owner

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"Sarah was so good with my critters! When she stayed overnights here, it was brutally cold. She took the time to coax my dog into wearing her booties... Not e... (more)"

15. 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)"

16. Missy Verified Background Check

Making dogs as happy as I am!

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Missy was great! She stayed at my place for a whole week while I was away on my honeymoon with my wife. She provided daily updates with pictures letting us k... (more)"

17. Hannah Verified Background CheckRover 101

Large fenced yard & 2 playful pups

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

"Our basenji, Harper, LOVED playing with their dogs, Hank and Sloan. She’s a very high energy dog and has been sleeping all night/day since we picked her up! ... (more)"

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18. 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)"

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19. Emily Verified Background Check

Complete dog lover

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

"Emily grew up with dogs and was given responsibility for them at a young age. She has bathed, fed, walked and administered medication to several of our dogs... (more)"

20. Selena Verified Background Check

It's Like a Vaca for Your Fur Baby!

Johnston, IA, 50131

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

"Selena took good care of my dog. She sent updates and pictures often. I could tell my dog was well taken care of when I got back home. (more)"

Dog owners in Meredith, Des Moines, IA love booking house sitting with sitters on Rover.com. Over 540 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in the Des Moines metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5 stars. Booking house sitting can be super affordable, no matter where you live. Trust us, we think you'll be pleasantly surprised. Curious what it might cost to book house sitting with Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before reaching out and starting a conversation with a house sitter near you in Meredith.

Never beg a friend to watch your dog again. With Rover, you can find your the perfect Meredith 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 Meredith, Des Moines who can provide the care your dog needs, when they need it.

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Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in Meredith, Des Moines donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Des Moines.

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