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

25 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. Elizabeth

Known as the "Dog Whisperer"

Clive, IA, 50325

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

About: I am a certified dog trainer. I have even trained service dogs. I have experience working with young puppies- good at getting them on a schedule... (more)

3. Katie

Reliable, life-long dog lover

West Des Moines, IA, 50266

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Katie was fantastic to work with! She was available to meet me and my dogs and help me on short notice and it was obvious she took great care of them on the... (more)"

4. Karin

dogs, camping + coffee

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

About: I am absolutely in love with the caring and training of dogs. I have three of my own and they are my buddies! I'm a high school English teacher, an... (more)

5. Lisa

Dog-lover looking to serve

Union Park, Des Moines, IA, 50316

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I moved to Des Moines in July 2016. I am from Massachusetts and our family pet of 17 years is still at home with my parents. I miss my pup, Casey, ... (more)

6. Anna

Certified Dog Lover!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

1 repeat client

About: I have been a complete animal lover my entire life! I grew up in rural Wisconsin surrounded by cats, horses, cows, and my favorite, dogs. I have al... (more)

7. Jennifer

Experience Pet Care Specialist

URBANDALE, IA, 50322

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I have worked in pet care settings for years, and have worked with a variety of animals. I am currently work a full time day job so I am unavailabl... (more)

8. Rebecca

Paws-itively your pets pal!

Clive, IA, 50325

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Rebecca did a wonderful job taking care of our fur babies! She was dependable and respectful of our home. We will definitely use her again! Thanks Rebecca! (more)"

9. Laura

Fun, outdoorsy, Dog Lover

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

About: I am a full time brand manager at a local company in Des Moines and I have had a goldendoodle (Remi) for almost 4 years now. She makes my life comp... (more)

10. 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)

11. Jordan

Huge dog lover!

Clive, IA, 50325

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

3 repeat clients

"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)"

Available this weekend
12. Stacey

Simply put, I love dogs.

Drake, Des Moines , IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have a small shitzu of my own, and I had a toy poodle growing up, so I have always had a love for dogs. When I got older I would regularly walk t... (more)

13. Mary Elizabeth

Camp Mary Beth Williams

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

1 repeat client

"Mary Beth has been watching Charlie for the past 2 + years. He LOVES Mary Beth! Charlie is loved and cared for and knowing this makes saying goodbye to him ... (more)"

14. Andrea

Fun & friendly, loves all animals

Clive, IA, 50325

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"My dogs love having Andrea drop in to see them. (more)"

15. Adam

Unconditional love for all dogs

Drake, Des moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: Have been caring for dogs my entire life, dogs are just what make me happy. I love to play with all kinds of dogs. As far as care go, I always star... (more)

16. Jennifer

Bones Jones Playcare

Merle Hay, Des Moines , IA, 50310

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

1 repeat client

About: Hello there. Looking for a fun, safe place to board your pet.? Pick me, choose me, let me love your pet while you are away. I am 23 years old a... (more)

17. Heaven

Will spoil with lots of love!

Kirkwood Glen, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I'm the one person who will absolutely spoil your dogs with love! I've grown up taking care of basset hounds and their litters as well as a big dog... (more)

18. Lynn

Responsible Dog Lover

Urbandale, IA, 50322

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"My wife Lynn has a great love for all animals I often have thought she should've been a vet. She is responsible, caring and a loving mother who will take as... (more)"

19. Emily

Animal Lover With Love To Give

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emily is a great lover of animals. I have often called her the animal whisperer. She has the ability to calm animals who are agitated. When we go someplace w... (more)"

20. Kelly

Furry family Pet Service

des moines, IA, 50310

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"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)"

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