House Sitting in Meredith, Des Moines, IA

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1. Samantha

Home most days- over half acre yard

Johnston, IA, 50131

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

1 repeat client

"Samantha has an incredible love for dogs and always has. She has two dogs that she does very well with and loves unconditionally. Samantha is prompt and resp... (more)"

2. Hannah

Pets are like family, special!!

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50322

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Hannah was great with our pup. Would use her again. (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
3. Cory

I'll run with your dog! I love dogs

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"We call Cory our fur baby's (Dewey) BFF. Dewey gets beyond excited when he knows he will be hanging out with Cory. He is definitely an animal lover, regardle... (more)"

4. Chelsey

I am very loving and flexible.

Union Park, des moines, IA, 50316

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Chelsey is my sister. We have 5 dogs and she loves them to death. She makes sure they have food and water. She makes sure they've been out enough times in a ... (more)"

5. Julie

I have had dogs my entire life!

Grimes, IA, 50111

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

1 repeat client

"Julie has watched our 2 Senior dogs for over 3 years .. Fabulous care given to the senior dogs and last year we added our lab puppy. I would highly recommen... (more)"

6. Stacey

Simply put, I love dogs.

Drake, Des Moines , IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Stacey did great with our two nervous rescue boys, who were extra anxious after a recent move. She walked them and snuggled them and left our house very neat... (more)"

7. Mackenzie

Come, Sit, and Stay with me!

Johnston, IA, 50131

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Mackenzie took great care of Norman. It's very comforting knowing he was in her care while we were out of town. I highly recommend her services!! (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
8. Marissa

Home Almost full-time nced backyard

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

2 repeat clients

"Marissa was great with Magic. She contacted me to let me know how it was going and what they were doing. We felt Magic was in good hands and safe with Mari... (more)"

9. Kate

Puppy Date with Kate

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

28 repeat clients

"All of our animals were so happy when we got home! She played with the puppies and sent us pictures! It was so warming to us knowing they all had smiles on t... (more)"

10. Hannah

I have treats on me 24/7

Meredith, Des Moines, IA, 50310

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

About: I love walking dogs in their neighborhoods or even taking them to a new place to engage their minds a bit more than the routine walk. I love dogs o... (more)

11. Riley

Let me hang out with your dog!

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Riley was very sweet and helpful with my dog, Garth. She went above and beyond to provide great care for him. Riley took a genuine interest in Garth and his ... (more)"

12. Sarah

Dog obsessed, responsible pet owner

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

About: I have been house and pet sitting for friends, family, and co-workers for about six years. I enjoy spending quality time with dogs and treating the... (more)

13. Caitlyn

100% chance of spoiling your dog

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"If I could give Caitlyn 10 stars, I would. I am so thrilled we found her. She house sat for my Charlie, and she is a DREAM to work with. So professional, so ... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
14. Lori

Caring and Convenient Pet Care

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lori is such a great dog watcher for our pups. She has watched our dogs on multiple occasions whether its at her house or mine (even having to stop by the ho... (more)"

15. Emma

Grad student, active sitter w/ refs

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Absolutely Love Emma and trust her completely. She's booked when I need someone again and I actually tried changing my plans simply to be able to use her ag... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
16. Reilly

I'm a true dog lover and I run.

Urbandale, IA, 50322

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Reilly won't just check in on your pet, he will cuddle with them, walk them, or even lay with them and watch a movie if needed. My pet is very old with a few... (more)"

17. Kristen

Life’s an adventure, better w/ pets

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"Kristen is wonderful with animals! She's very caring and patient. She's also very responsible and will give your pets the best care! If you want a dog sitter... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
18. 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 so loving and caring while dog-sitting our pup! They sent me pictures of Trixie having fun with Megan and her family. When I picked... (more)"

19. Mikayla

Proud Corgi Dog Mom

Johnston, IA, 50131

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

2 repeat clients

"Mikayla absolutely LOVES all dogs....no matter the size or breed! Her own dog Phillip is her baby and she treats him as if he’s human. Mikayla is very resp... (more)"

20. Cheryl

Former Vet Tech is Home FULL-TIME

Urbandale Ia., IA, 50322

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

14 repeat clients

"Our dog, Otis had a great weekend experience with Cheryl! We were able to relax for the weekend knowing our family pet was being well taken care of. Our dog... (more)"

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