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. Brian

Dog loving family- stay at home mom

Urbandale, IA, 50323

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

11 repeat clients

"Brian and his family very trust worthy and I was amazed at their caretaking of my dog. I will use his anytime I need a sitter. He kept me update with text ... (more)"

2. Dala

Wanna be crazy dog lady. Husband:no

Merle Hay, Des Moines , IA, 50322

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

33 repeat clients

"Dala was fantastic! She allowed flexible drop off and pick up times, which is important to me, and her dogs played so gently with my little Serafina! She was... (more)"

3. Jennifer

We love dogs & they love it here!

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

10 repeat clients

"Louis loved his stay! And he is choosing the little pink piggy toy Jenny and the boys gave him over his fave toy!!! I was in town for work and Jenny was k... (more)"

4. Gaibrien

Home 24/7 - large fenced in yard

Union Park, Des Moines, IA, 50316

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

"Gaibrien has been watching my dog, Delia, who is a very nervous, high anxiety Dalmatian/Terrier mix for almost five years now. Gaibrien goes to our house eve... (more)"

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5. Rhonda

I have a great love for dogs.

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

11 repeat clients

"I felt our two Schnauzers had a good time staying with Rhonda. They were calm and relaxed when we picked them up, so I know they felt comfortable being with ... (more)"

6. Kim

Work from home full time-fence yard

Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"Kim is amazing with animals. I have used her to watch my dogs and they absolutely love her. She takes time to pet and love on each dog individually. She is d... (more)"

7. Kara

Large fenced yard and friendly pup

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

"Milo's time with Kara was awesome! I have to admit, I was nervous leaving Milo as he has separation anxiety and doesn't spend a lot of time with other dogs.... (more)"

8. Heidi

Caring Pet Sitting in my Home

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

16 repeat clients

"Heidi is Awesome! Oliver loves his new puppy friends in Heidi's home. He is not use to interacting much with other dogs for long periods of time, though he r... (more)"

9. Sarah

Dogs Are Family Members

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

About: I promise safe, loving and compassionate care for your dog(s), treating them like my own. I am a LONGtime dog lover and owner (hypoallergenic wheat... (more)

10. Leslie

Flexible

Windsor Heights, IA, 50324

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

"Every time we go out of town Leslie is the one we have watch our pets, I don't trust them to just anyone. She has a connection with animals,they trust her.sh... (more)"

11. Matt

Responsible, active roommates

Waukee, IA, 50263

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

5 repeat clients

"When I found Laura and Matt to take care of my precious Finn, I was so grateful. They showed me that they were responsible, flexible, and best of all they we... (more)"

12. Erin

Dogs are kids!! I'm home full-time

West Des Moines, IA, 50266

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

"Erin and her husband are super nice people. They did a great job watching my puppy snickers! If I ever need someone to watch her again I will definitely be a... (more)"

13. Justin

Home full time, lot of running area

Meredith, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

About: Love dogs, nonabusive. Only use yes and no commands, as well as treats, to reward dogs. I've had 2 prior dogs in my live as well as one service do... (more)

14. Katlen

Home full time, fenced in yard

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

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)

15. Georgina

Cozy Apartment near a park!

Clive, IA, 50325

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

1 repeat client

"Georgina is such an animal lover! Every dog she is with genuinely feels loved due to how she is with them. My dog Charlie looks forward to seeing her every... (more)"

16. Jake

I love running around with my dog

Waukee, IA, 50263

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

About: I love dogs and have a 1 year old golden retriever. My family has always had dogs in the home, I grew up around them and love playing ball, frisbe... (more)

17. Linda

The Lady and her Tribe go a'Walkin'

Oak Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

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

About: I like to communicate directly into the pets eyes with gentleness. I am soft spoken and a casual person. No others will be in the home while I am s... (more)

18. Amy

Large fenced yard & always home!

Grimes , IA, 50111

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

"Amy has always had dogs in her life. She currently has Lily, a Yorkie and Murphy, a Golden Doodle. They live a wonderful loving life with Amy and her family.... (more)"

19. Stacie

Responsible and Loving Dog Sitter

URBANDALE, IA, 50322

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I have always had a love for dogs! I have had dogs (along with cats, rabbits, birds, and hamsters) from my early childhood through adulthood. I ... (more)

20. Mary

Always smiling dog lover!

windsor heights, IA, 50324

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, 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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