Pet Setting & 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.

1. Dala

Wanna be crazy dog lady. Husband:no

Merle Hay, Des Moines , IA, 50322

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

19 repeat clients

"Dala has been great to work with. I asked her to take my new puppy out twice a week over a period of a few months. That is a lot to ask, but she has been fan... (more)"

2. Kayla

Dogs are family! I love all dogs :)

Johnston, IA, 50131

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

2 repeat clients

"Kayla has watched my baby girl a few times now. She always does an AWESOME job! Going above and beyond to take care of her. (more)"

3. Laura

Fun with your Furry Friend

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

11 repeat clients

"Laura was great to work with! She gave me updates on Jules and sent pictures while I was gone. I highly recommend her! (more)"

4. JENNIFER

We love dogs & they love it here!

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

1 repeat client

"Jennifer was absolutely perfect. She responded to an emergency that we had and was a lifesaver for us and our pets. (more)"

5. Inga

Very reliable, dog lover!

Des Moines , IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Did a great job! Responded to emails promptly and let my dog out on time. (more)"

6. Jordan

Huge dog lover!

Clive, IA, 50325

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

1 repeat client

"Jordan did a great job, my dogs liked her and I appreciated the pictures! I also appreciated knowing all "business" had been done by each of my dogs! Will hi... (more)"

7. Meghann

Fur Babies Are My Passion!

Lower Beaver, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Great job! Would defiantly use again. (more)"

8. Rebecca

Paws-itively your pets pal!

Clive, IA, 50325

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Rebecca is amazing! (more)"

9. Rachel

Life long dog owner, here to help!

Johnston iowa, IA, 50131

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: Hello, I am looking to have the chance to help take care of your dog. I'm a college freshman at dmacc working towards my associates in science, and... (more)

10. Abby

Lifelong dog owner seeking side gig

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Abby has watched my 4 year old Great Dane, Albia. I don't think Albia wanted to come home! Everything was taken care of and she was much loved. I even got a... (more)"

11. Jordan

Dog lover

Beaverdale, Des Moinss , IA, 50310

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

1 repeat client

About: I love all animals- I would love to help take care of your pets :) I live in a home with a fenced in back yard in Beaverdale. I have a roommate wh... (more)

12. Meghan

Worked at a Vet for 2 1/2 years!

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Meghan came over during my chemo and worked with my little Chihuahua and taught her to sit within a couple of hours. She is gentle but firm. The idea of abus... (more)"

13. Mackenzie

Experienced Dog Mom

West Des Moines, IA, 50266

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I'm a mother of three (children) and three(dogs) in WDM. I started working at animal shelters when I was 20 yr old. I was with the DDFL in Denver... (more)

14. Kourtney

Let your dogs vacation with me!

Frisbie Park, Des Moines, IA, 50312

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I would totally recommend Kourtney to take care of anyone's pet. She love's animals & works at a Vet clinic. We sent to Colorado & had her come over to our h... (more)"

15. Kelly

Furry family lovers

des moines, IA, 50310

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kelly was punctual and professional. She took care great care of our dog and 2 cats. Everything we needed done was taken care of and she was very responsiv... (more)"

16. Mallory

Lifetime dog lover for hire!

Waveland Woods, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Mallory has always taken great care of my pup! She is very patient with a dog who has a tendency to be a little shy and anxious. She stays in communication... (more)"

17. Cidney

Fun-Loving College Student

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: After owning a golden retriever for 16 years (yes, he has lived a long life!) I have absolutely loved working with dogs. Whether it be my own, a fr... (more)

18. Krystal

Young professional pet lovers

Drake, Des Moines , IA, 50131

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

6 repeat clients

About: My boyfriend and I grew up surrounded by loving pets. After losing my almost 13 year old golden retriever (Ginger) two years ago I have yet to find... (more)

19. Candace

Fun & LOVING with a huge back yard

Drake, Des Moines , IA, 50311

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Candace has been our most trusted Dog sitter for many years. She is very trustworthy caretaker for our canine family member. As long as Candace is availabl... (more)"

20. Jacklyn

Responsible and Reliable Pet Sitter

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

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)

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