Dog Walking in Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA

Book a dog walker to give your dog a 30-minute walk around your neighborhood.

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1. Adam

Our lives revolve around dogs!

Woodland Heights, Des Moines, IA, 50312

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Adam went above and beyond what we had expected, couldn’t have been happier with the service he provided. Awesome notes and was more than willing to do whate... (more)"

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2. Grace

Future Veterinarian

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Grace’s love of animals is clear as soon as you see her interact with your pet. She always has the animal’s best interest at heart. She also has experience a... (more)"

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3. Logan

Taking care of dogs is my passion

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314

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

"Logan is wonderful with dogs. She has tons of experience with all kinds of dogs and has watched my lab several times. She shows great care for the dogs she... (more)"

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4. Sara

Cat Sitting and dog walking!

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50322

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sara is exceptionally fantastic with animals! I've had her cat sit for me and friends many times. When it comes to the care of the animals themselves, she is... (more)"

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5. Taylor

Home full-time, HUGE animal lover

Windsor Heights, IA, 50324

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have not met any other person who is as good with dogs then Taylor. Dogs just seem to fall in love with her. Taylor has so much patience when it comes to t... (more)"

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6. Jordan

All Pet Specialist

Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

About: My love and passion for working with pets started ever since I could walk. When I was 14 I was enrolled in an “agricultural” high school in Boston ... (more)

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7. Bailey

A dog lover with lots of free time!

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Bailey is one of the most responsible young women I know. She has managed her own affairs since age 17. Her love for dogs is unmeasurable. She grew up wit... (more)"

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8. Carin

I'll treat them like family!

Johnston, IA, 50131

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

"Carin has watched my two dogs, a Black Lab and a Boston Terrier in her home several times. Along with having my dogs stay with her, she has walked my dogs to... (more)"

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9. Josh & Joselynn

Wife & I work at home, fenced yard

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

"Josh and Joselynn were wonderful with our dog! Very reliable, rain or shine! Thank you for the committed, responsible service, as it was a weight off my sh... (more)"

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10. Kelli

The best care for your best friend!

Clive, IA, 50325

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Covered quite a distance in half an hour, which is just what Lucy likes and needed. (more)"

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11. Carlie

I’ll love your dog or cat!

Johnston, IA, 50131

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Gives great updates about my pup and is available at short notice. She tires my pup out, which is great! Highly recommended (more)"

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12. Sean

I will love your dog likes its mine

West Des Moines, IA, 50266

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I have my own dog back at my parents house. I used to dog sit for two of my neighbors. Currently I am an online student through the University of I... (more)

13. Tacylin

Vet assistant, experienced sitter

Oak Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Tacylin always does amazing with my pup! You won’t regret hiring her!!! (more)"

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14. Christina

Love spending time with all dogs

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

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

About: I am currently a senior at Drake University. I have an open schedule most of the week. I’m a responsible college students looking to care for some ... (more)

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15. Pamela

Home full time

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

About: I have always loved dogs. I will take very good care of your family member. I will love them like I love my dog. I have a nice sized house. I am g... (more)

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16. Brianna

I work at a doggy day care!

Des Moines, IA, 50310

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brianna is very responsive and on time. I requested to change the time from what I originally requested and she was able to. Which was an earlier time then r... (more)"

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17. 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)"

18. Letrisha

Work part time-nice neighborhood

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"Letrisha is such a caring person! Her dogs Meeka and Pax are the center of her world and she loves them with her whole heart. She goes above and beyond for t... (more)"

19. Shawn

Dog's Best Friend

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

About: I think I have a calming effect on dogs. My previous pet was a rescue dog who had a difficult time trusting most people, but she instantly felt co... (more)

20. Brendan

Been loving dogs my whole life!

Waterbury, Des Moines, IA, 50312

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

"While I lived in Iowa, Brendan was always my go-to dogsitter whenever I had to leave town! He’s super chill and truly loves spending time with animals. I wou... (more)"

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