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Dog Boarding in Oak Park, Des Moines, IA

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1. Sydney Verified Background CheckRover 101

Available Over the Holidays!

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50322

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"My dog Sam had a great time while at This home! It was obvious that this couple understands what being a pet owner is all about as they share their love to th… (more)"

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2. Crystal Verified Background CheckRover 101

Home full-time privacy fenced yard

Union Park, Des moines, IA, 50316

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Our dogs had a wonderful time at Crystal's house. She was accomadating to our small chihuahua puppy and sent pictures of the pups getting exercise with her kid… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Thanksgiving
3. Lynn & John Verified Enhanced Background Check

Hope's Home and loves to share!

Highland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50316

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"My dog Prairie stayed with Lynn and John (and their pup Hope) for a week and she loved it! I got daily picture or video updates and I always knew she was in sa… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Thanksgiving
4. Brad & Sundie Verified Enhanced Background Check

Welcome to The Rescue Ranch!

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50322

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

"Brad and Sundie are amazing. They always send me a ton of pictures and updates. I love getting videos of our dog, Deacon, playing with their dogs! Our dog is w… (more)"

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5. Michelle & Mark Verified Background Check

Home full time! Large fenced yard!

Johnston, IA, 50131

Dog Boarding

"We were thrilled to have met Michelle and Mark thru thru Rover.com. With their help we were able to enjoy a two week trip that we would have otherwise simply … (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Thanksgiving
6. Samantha Verified Enhanced Background Check

Pet lover just like you.

Fairmont Park, Des Moines, IA, 50317

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Samantha is a fun, loving, dedicated and responsible dog Mom. She has been dedicated to providing the best environment for not only her two rescue dogs that sh… (more)"

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7. Tania Verified Background Check

We just want to hang out w/your pet

Urbandale, IA, 50322

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Tania was very good with my older dog, she sent pictures daily and kept me updated, even trimming his sensitive front claws. I will definitely use her again! (more)"

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8. Rebecca Verified Background Check

I will treat your baby like my own!

Woodland Heights, Des Moines, IA, 50312

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"Rebecca is awesome! We will definitely book with her again. She was patient and took the time to understand out dog’s routine. She sent LOTS of pictures and… (more)"

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9. Alex Verified Background Check

Pet boarding, sitting and daycare.

Johnston, IA, 50131

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"From the first moment, we knew that Alex is excellent with the dogs. Toby had a good time at his house. We will definitely use his service again. (more)"

10. Tammy, Cory, & Logan Verified Background Check

Family of pet lovers

Polk City, IA, 50226

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

"Tammy and her family were tremendous to work with. The communication while we were away was very helpful to let us know our sweet pup was being well cared for.… (more)"

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11. Colton & Jasmine Verified Background CheckRover 101

Fun Family of Five!

McKinley School, Des Moines, IA, 50315

Dog Boarding

"Very friendly and walter had so much fun! Got several videos of him playing. Also my timing was inconsistent when dropping him off and they were very patient w… (more)"

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12. Nicole Verified Background Check

Animal Lover Here to Help!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Nicole was great! My pup had lots of fun playing with her dog and was exhausted when I went to pick her up. She sent many pictures throughout the stay and was … (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Thanksgiving
13. Lillia Verified Background Check

Sharing the love, one pet at a time

ANKENY, IA, 50023

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lillia is one of the most considerate and caring people that I know. She goes out of her way to help people and animals. She is deeply invested in the environm… (more)"

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14. Paige Verified Enhanced Background Check

Reliable, responsible pet sitter

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50311

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

"Paige has helped care for our dog on numerous occasions. She not only greets our dog kindly and excitedly, but she also is willing to follow our requests, suc… (more)"

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15. Katie Verified Background Check

Stay at Home Pet Care

Pleasant Hill, IA, 50327

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"Can't thank Katie enough for taking such great care of my dog Tessa for the last week. Katie sent lots of pictures and updates, I could tell my pup was in goo… (more)"

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16. Erin & Chris Verified Background Check

Going away? Let your pet play!

Urbandale, IA, 50322

Dog Boarding

"Erin and Chris are amazing with Neumann! I have never trusted anyone as much with him, and I think he was even a little sad to come home with me after his last… (more)"

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17. Kristi Verified Background CheckRover 101

Active pet lover w/big fenced yard

Woodland Heights, Des Moines, IA, 50312

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

"We've boarded our dog Belle with multiple companies, people, her vet, pet hotels and none of them compare to Kristi. Belle is so relaxed and happy when we pick… (more)"

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18. Stephanie Verified Background Check

Fenced Yard, Roosevelt Area

Ingersoll Park, Des Moines, IA, 50312

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

"I picked Ozzie up after our vacation and boy did our boy have a great time at Stephanie's! He got to go to the dog park several times, got numerous treats, wal… (more)"

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19. Osvaldo Verified Background Check

Happy pet... family is set!

Drake Park, Des Moines, IA, 50311

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

About: I’ve had dogs my whole life, but in the recent years my passion for training my dogs has increased. I’ve had dogs anywhere from 2 weeks old to 10 yea… (more)

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20. Kayli Verified Background Check

Fun, outgoing, pet lover!

Urbandale, IA, 50233

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kayli is great with pets. She has grown up with several dogs in her house and she is a great dog mommy to her puppy, Cali. She will take great care of your fur… (more)"

Dog owners in Oak Park, Des Moines, IA turn to dog sitters on Rover for their dog boarding needs. Over 540 pet owners have reviewed dog sitters in the Des Moines metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Dog boarding can be affordable, no matter where you live or what your price range may be. Curious about how much dog boarding costs in Des Moines with Rover.com? Check out our average dog boarding rates near you to get an idea before getting a conversation started with a dog sitter on Rover. When you leave your dog with a sitter you've connected with on Rover, you can relax, knowing your dog will be treated like family.

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