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Doggy Day Care in Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA

Drop off your dog at your sitter's home in the morning, and pick them up in the evening.

1. Crystal Verified Background CheckRover 101

Home full-time privacy fenced yard

Union Park, Des moines, IA, 50316

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Crystal and her family are amazing with dogs. I had a conference to attend for two days in Des Moines and Crystal was super communicative and helpful the entir… (more)"

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2. Desiree Verified Background Check

Large doggy loving heart!

Waukee, IA, 50263

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"First time leaving my two French bulldog puppies with anyone and it was a great experience! She sent us pictures and updates, and made me feel very comfortable… (more)"

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3. Stephanie Verified Background Check

Fenced Yard, Roosevelt Area

Ingersoll Park, Des Moines, IA, 50312

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

"I trust the care of my dog to very few people but Stephanie is at the top of the list! She’s dependable, caring and truly has a love for animals that makes her… (more)"

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4. Tania Verified Background Check

We just want to hang out w/your pet

Urbandale, IA, 50322

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Tania is great with Moose, she takes him to the park to swim and he has a great time with her dogs! She's super flexible which works great with my schedule. (more)"

5. Laurie Verified Background Check

Home FT, LG yard, own 2 dogs

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

"Suki had such a great time with Laurie and her pups! I could tell she was super sweet from the minute I met her and she made my dog feel warmly welcomed. Every… (more)"

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6. Tiffany Verified Background Check

Your dog is part of the family here

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

"Tiffany and her family took great care of Gabriel. She sent photos and kept me updated multiple times during his stay. I highly recommend using her for your si… (more)"

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7. Amara Verified Background Check

Super Responsible & Loving Dog Mama

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

"Amara has a kind and patient heart for everyone, especially furry friends! She has a knack for organizing and staying on schedule when she has a task to accom… (more)"

8. Boris Verified Background Check

Love and care when your not there!

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

"Boris projects a good energy and my 9 month old shiba inu took to him immediately. I felt comfortable with my dog in his care and I could tell that my dog enjo… (more)"

9. Chase Verified Background Check

Active person who loves dogs!

Capitol View South, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Chase is a very responsible, caring and kind young man. I have two golden doodles and he is wonderful with both of them! They just love him. You can trust that… (more)"

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10. Rhonda Verified Background Check

I have a great love for dogs.

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Rhonda (and her husband) offered our very energetic puppy a welcoming stay with plenty of toys and time for play. They were very flexible, which turned out to … (more)"

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11. Tanya Verified Background CheckRover 101

Paws (pause) to cuddle-play-walk

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

"Above and beyond, thats about how I describe Tanya and her family. We have a very shy rat terrier mix with high anxiety and in just a few minutes warmed up to… (more)"

12. Jennifer Verified Background Check

We love dogs & they love it here!

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

"Jennifer was great with my puppers. I had to make a trip from out of town and needed a day sitter. She took good care of them and they were happy and showed no… (more)"

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13. Alex Verified Background Check

Pet boarding, sitting and daycare.

Johnston, IA, 50131

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"I have seen first hand just how much Alex cares about his dogs. He is not only attentive but goes out of his way to make sure his dogs are happy and comfortabl… (more)"

14. Brad & Sundie Verified Enhanced Background Check

Welcome to The Rescue Ranch!

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50322

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

"Sasha had a great time at Brad and Sundie’s. Sundie was very accommodating of our travel plans and was able to pick up and drop off Sasha from our home. Sasha … (more)"

15. Megan Verified Background CheckRover 101

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 did a great job with our dog for day care. She is a great communicator and our dog always came home happy and exhausted from the day playi… (more)"

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16. Tracie Verified Background Check

I have a huge passion for animals

West des moines, IA, 50265

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

"Tracie took great care of our puppy, Willow! She sent us messages and pictures throughout the day to keep us updated! Willow came home a tired pup. Would defin… (more)"

17. Ben Verified Background Check

Animal Lover: Feel Confident

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50322

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

"I know Ben very well, and he took care of my dog coco for an evening when we were out. He sent pictures and gave her tons of love. His big backyard allowed to … (more)"

18. Jordan Verified Enhanced Background Check

Compassionate dog lover

Meredith, Des moines, IA, 50310

Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I am a compassionate animal lover that has not gone a day without the love of animals. My life has been all about dogs and their needs. From deliveri… (more)

19. Janelle Verified Enhanced Background Check

Run, play, socialize in fenced yard

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50322

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Janelle is fantastic with dogs! You can tell by the way she interacts with them that she has had a lot of experience. She’s great with my extremely anxious and… (more)"

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20. Susan Verified Background Check

Home full time, large fenced yard

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Mya loved her day with Susan! You can tell she loves the doggies she care for. Susan’s Backyard is a dog’s delight too- large, multi- level and shaded. Thank y… (more)"

Dog lovers in Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA love day care sitters on Rover.com. Over 540 pet owners have reviewed day care sitters on Rover in the Des Moines metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5 stars. No matter what your price range is, you might be surprised to learn how affordable doggy day care in Des Moines can be when you book with Rover. Wondering how much it might cost to book doggy day care? Check out our average doggy day care rates to get an idea before contacting a day care sitter near you.

With Rover, you can find a trustworthy, loving pet sitter to take care of your dog while you're at work or have a day full or errands. Stays are booked on Rover every minute of every day, and more than 92% of the population lives within a short drive of one of the more than 60,000 sitters who've listed their services on Rover. That way, you're sure to find a doggy day care who's right for your needs. We're proud that 95% of our sitters have 100% 5-star reviews, and we think your dog will love them too. Search for a sitter who offers doggy day care, schedule a Meet & Greet, and book the stay if it seems like a good fit. No matter how often you need day care, you're sure to find a sitter who will treat your dog like family. And just like with overnight services booked on Rover, doggy day care is covered by premium insurance, at no extra charge to you.

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