House Sitting in Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

1. Rebecca

Paws-itively your pets pal!

Clive, IA, 50325

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Rebecca did an amazing and thorough job. She followed every direction to a T and was extremely professional. I loved all the photos she sent. My dog was very... (more)"

2. Megan

Adventure pup & adventure fur-mom!

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

3 repeat clients

"Megan communicated throughout the stay and was obviously a dog person. We will definitely hire her again. (more)"

3. Elizabeth

Known as the "Dog Whisperer"

Clive, IA, 50325

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Thanks so much Elizabeth! I am glad I can be gone for 3 days and know Cooper is in great hands. Didn't worry a bit over the weekend. I am pretty sure he i... (more)"

4. Cassie

I just love dogs!

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

"Cassie has been taking care of my dogs when I'm away for several years now. She always takes time to love on them and make sure they are all ok. I have 2 Hus... (more)"

5. Sydney

Part-Time Puppy Sleepover Provider

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

About: I've always been more than a little dog crazy. I may or may not have a collection of pug items even though I've never owned a pug. However, I have ... (more)

6. Chelsey

I am very loving and flexible.

Union Park, des moines, IA, 50316

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Chelsey is really great with animals and she knows how to take great care of them. Chelsey knows how to train then good and knows when they need something. (more)"

7. Mackenzie

Let's run, walk, play, and pet!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mackenzie is the BEST! I have a large German Shepherd who is a ball of energy, but very sweet -I must add, anyway she handles him so well. She showers him ... (more)"

8. Stacey

Simply put, I love dogs.

Drake, Des Moines , IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Stacey stayed at my home while I traveled. She's professional, reliable, great with my dog, good communicator. Highly recommend! (more)"

9. Claire

High-Energy Dog Lover <3

Westwood, Des Moines, IA, 50321

House Sitting

3 repeat clients

"Claire was fantastic! She was incredibly responsive whenever we reached out to her, and we can tell that she really understood and appreciated the unique per... (more)"

10. Atalie

Your dog is in good hands!

Woodland Heights, Des Moines, IA, 50312

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Atalie was great! It was my first time using Rover & first time leaving my old man with someone for an extended period of time, but Rover & Atalie made it mu... (more)"

11. Heaven

Will spoil with lots of love!

Kirkwood Glen, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Heaven did a great job watching our two dogs and allowed us a worry free trip. (more)"

12. Angie

Angie's 8th St. Doggie Daycare

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

"Angie is such a wonderful soul and has done a tremendous job at taking care of our precious dogs. She really shows her love and care towards them and knows e... (more)"

13. Kourtney

Let your dogs vacation with me!

Frisbie Park, Des Moines, IA, 50312

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I have had a complete variation of animals since I was a young girl and at the age of 19 got my first "own" pet. I have been pet and house sitting ... (more)

14. Laurel

Dog mom ❤

Beaverdale, DES MOINES, IA, 50310

House Sitting

9 repeat clients

"Laurel is amazing! Treated my dogs as if they were her own! Gave them lots of love and snuggles! I especially enjoyed that she sent pictures of my pups hangi... (more)"

15. Chace

Ill walk your dog down my last name

North Of Grand, des moines, IA, 50312

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Chace really helped us out when we needed someone to watch our dog Simon when he wasn't feeling well and we couldn't stay home with him. He was responsive a... (more)"

16. Heidi

Caring Pet Sitting in my Home

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

15 repeat clients

"Brick's stay with Heidi could not have gone better. Heidi and her family definitely fall into the "dog-lovers" category. I was kept informed of what was goin... (more)"

17. Calvin

I love dogs and making others happy

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Calvin is a responsible and caring person who loves animals and will be a reliable worker for anyone looking to hire him to watch their dog. (more)"

18. Emily

Dog Lover Providing Excellent Care

Meredith, Des Moines, IA, 50310

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emily bravely took on watching my 3 doxies plus my son's 2 dogs (yes 5 dogs!) while we were away for my son's wedding. She even came a day early on short not... (more)"

19. Jacklyn

Responsible and Reliable Pet Sitter

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

3 repeat clients

About: I love all pets and would love to provide reliable, professional care for yours while you are away. I have worked in a vets office, have owned cats... (more)

Available this weekend
20. Jennifer

Bones Jones Playcare

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

1 repeat client

"Jennifer goes above and beyond when she watches my baby Zoe. I have a little pup who doesn't warm up to people easily but that is not the case when she goes ... (more)"

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