Pet Sitting & Drop Ins in Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

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Confirmed availability: Memorial Day
Jeremy G.
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I love dogs with my heart and soul.Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50311
Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Jeremy is outstanding! He went above and beyond to ensure that Ernie was taken care of while I was out of town. His communication and timeliness was much appr… (more)

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$16
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Confirmed availability: Memorial Day
Jessica D.
Pet lover with lots of experienceSherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50309
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Good interaction with Smokey who can be shy. Kept me updated with her visits. Willing to rebook. (more)

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$15
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Allison C.
Your Pet will be my PET!Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50301
Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Allison was amazing with my dog & made me feel so much better about leaving him. she sent so many pictures and updates and was so great to work with - needless … (more)

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Carrie & William B.
The love of my life is my Pitbull.West Des Moines, IA, 50265
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Carrie was very loving and patience with our blind and anxious Pitbull. She also took great care of our Guinea Pig and Bearded Dragon. Very nice and highly re… (more)

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Amanda J.
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Love dogs and cats!Johnston, IA, 50131
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Amanda knew exactly what to do and how to take care of my kitty! She has great instinct to know how to take care of animals. She is always prompt and takes grea… (more)

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Pet lover without her own petDes Moines, IA, 50314
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Megan has been watching my dog for several years. My dog has pretty bad anxiety & also dislikes other dogs. Boarding her isn't an option. Megan regularly st… (more)

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$13
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Confirmed availability: Memorial Day
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veterinary technicianDrake, Des moines, IA, 50311
Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Jenny was excellent! She communicated so promptly, and I felt reassured that my babies were in good hands. This was my first time leaving them since one of my c… (more)

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I'll run with your dog! I love dogsBeaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310
Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Cory did a great job with our cats! We got timely updates and photos to know they were well. (more)

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I’m responsible, reliable, & caringWest Des Moines, IA, 50265
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Catherine loves dogs and dogs love Catherine. Catherine has always been comfortable being around all types of dogs and dogs seem to sense it. Dogs seems to h… (more)

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$20
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Confirmed availability: Memorial Day
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Art teacher who loves gentle giantsMerle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50311
Drop-In Visits

Monica was wonderful! She was so kind to visit Moby on a last minute request. We couldn’t have asked for anyone better! She showed up on time, took care of Moby… (more)

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Dependable dog lover!Carpenter, Des Moines, IA, 50311
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Jordyn grew up with dogs in the home since she was born. First with a rescued male husky named Nanuk and now an 11yr old female husky named Maya. She has dog s… (more)

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$18
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15 years of experience!West Des moines, IA, 50265
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits
15 years of experience

About: I’ve taken care of cats, dogs, gerbils, hamsters and fish for over 15 years. I graduated from Iowa State with a degree in Animal Ecology. I did an in… (more)

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Responsible Puppy and Kitty Lover!Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Hannah was amazing! Cannot recommend highly enough. She was prompt and kept us up to date with info and pictures. We have a very anxious dog and she showed the … (more)

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passionate about pet care :)Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Kali grew up with two dogs, a minature dachshund and a bichon. She was attentive to their needs and very loving with them. She took them for long walks- did n… (more)

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Never too Many Fur-babiesMerle Hay, des moines, IA, 50311
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Lydia did a wonderful job taking care of my cats. I was gone for an extended period of time an over holidays…she was flexible and accommodating with the holida… (more)

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Dog lover to the rescue!Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50310
Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

I Only leave our furry children with Elizabeth when we are away. She has a lifetime history of compassion and care. She is very knowledgeable about pets and pet… (more)

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All dogs are good dogs!Windsor Heights, IA, 50324
Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Misti has always loved animals and always keeps the pet's best interest in mind. Misti also never gets tired of providing unlimited pets and scratches for all f… (more)

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Confirmed availability: Memorial Day
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Experienced Professional Pet SitterClive, IA, 50325
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Lisa has been pet sitting our animals for years. Sugar gliders. Degus, cats and dogs! She has done a great job with all of them. She is trustworthy and reliab… (more)

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Confirmed availability: Memorial Day
Fur family, not petMeredith, Des Moines, IA, 50310
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Corinn has dog sitted my dog, a Sheltie, many times. She is compassionate and lover of dogs. She would take care of your special pet with enthusiasm and will … (more)

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Here to love your pet!Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50310
Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Jenna was great with our two dogs this week! We have a newer puppy in the house and my boyfriend and I both work 8+ hours a day. Jenna was able to come in and l… (more)

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$17
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