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. Tacylin

Vet assistant, experienced sitter

Oak Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

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

About: I've been an animal lover my whole life, but I started pet sitting as a teenager (around 14) for friends of the family. Ever since then I've been t... (more)

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2. Madison

Little dog? Big dog? No prob!

Johnston, IA, 50131

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Madison does a great job! Super reliable, great communication, and our dog loves his walks with her! (more)"

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3. Stephanie

Side-hustler who loves dogs!

North Of Grand, Des Moines, IA, 50312

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I felt very comfortable leaving town with Stephanie looking after our dog, Clutch. She came to the house a few days before we left to spend time with him, g... (more)"

4. Elizabeth

Known as the "Dog Whisperer"

Clive, IA, 50325

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Elizabeth has done a wonderful job for us! Mark (more)"

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Labor Day
5. Sarah

Your Dog's Second Best Friend

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah does an amazing job with my 5 year old Chiweenie Belle. She goes a above and beyond to make sure she is comfortable. We did a meet and greet and Belle ... (more)"

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6. Katy

Katy's my name, walking dogs is...

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katy came through when I had to work through my lunch break and was unable to take my pup for a walk myself. She took an extra long stroll at no extra charge... (more)"

Confirmed availability
Labor Day
7. Katlen

Home full time, fenced in yard

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

About: We also have a bike trail behind our house for walks. I've done dog daycare at pet smart best job ever. Did foster care for a year. Can also groom ... (more)

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8. Mary

Always smiling dog lover!

windsor heights, IA, 50324

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

About: I grew up with two little bichons and now am the proud and loving owner of Winston Oliver. He's an ARL rescue. You can find pics of him on Instagra... (more)

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9. Chloe

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

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Chloe & Devin took exceptional care of Tally. We received updates on walks, feedings and play time with their dog, Sully. Tally was worn out after a weekend ... (more)"

Confirmed availability
Labor Day
10. Heather

BIG YARD & LOTS OF LOVE!!

URBANDALE, IA, 50322

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

"I have never met a person who loves dogs more. She's very patient with all breeds I love spending time with them. I have 3 dogs that she helps feed and exerc... (more)"

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Labor Day
11. Elaine

Love your pup like it’s family!

West Des Moines, IA, 50266

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

"Elaine is the most animal experienced person I know. I ask her everything. If there's anybody I would trust with my pets it would definitely be her!! (more)"

12. Kate

Puppy Date with Kate

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

"This site will not allow me to choose 10 stars!!! I'm from a suburb of Chicago. My son was participating in the Drake Relays, in Des Moines, this past Fr... (more)"

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Labor Day
13. Zoey

Patient & friendly dog lover!

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

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

About: My name is Zoey and I am a 26 years old. I am very friendly, patient and easy going. I have a passion for animals and love to take care of them... (more)

Confirmed availability
Labor Day
14. Tiffany

Your dog is part of the family here

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

About: I have well over 24 years caring for dogs. I believe a house isn't a home without a dog. We (me and my family) lost our dog, Teddy, about 11/2 year... (more)

15. 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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16. Spencer

Love dogs more than most people.

Clive, IA, 50325

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Spencer's who I usually turn to when I'm going out of town to take care of my dog. He is great with my dog Leo and he is loved by every single pet I've ever ... (more)"

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17. Kara

Berhow Dog Park & Hotel

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

About: Ok, so we don't own a dog park, but our house is like a pawty for dogs! We have been fostering shelter dogs for the last few years, and we just lov... (more)

18. Arianna

Open schedule- passion for dogs

Meredith, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

About: I have an uncanny passion for dogs and love to play and make connections with them. I treat every dog I meet like my own and go to far lengths to k... (more)

19. Debra

Lots of Kisses and Hugs

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Debra is amazing with all dogs. She treats them all like kings and queens and loves all of their different personalities. With my dog she lets him sleep in h... (more)"

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Labor Day
20. Cory

I'll run with your dog! I love dogs

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, 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)"

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