House Sitting in Oak Park, Des Moines, IA

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

Confirmed availability: Memorial day
Allycia P.
Long walks and lots of attentionAnkeny, IA, 50021
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Out of everyone I could choose from to watch my dog id chose Allycia. She loves every dog like it’s her own and will give it more attention then you would, gaur… (more)

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$40
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Jermaina M.
student & animal loverWest Des Moines, IA, 50265
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Jermania was super flexible with our plans and was great with our shy dog. She kept in contact through out our trip and provided lots of pictures! (more)

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$35
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Erin P.
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Animals are Angels on EarthDrake, Des Moines, IA, 50311
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Erin did a fabulous job checking in on my three cats! She was extremely communicative and dedicated to caring for the boys. I would most definitely hire her aga… (more)

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$55
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Amy S.
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Cat Mom and Dog WhispererJohnston, IA, 50131
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Amy was amazing! She was our first experience using Rover and house sat for us. The experience was everything I had hoped for, Amy and Sweded all of our questio… (more)

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$30
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Alexandria L.
You leave ‘em, I love ‘em!Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Alexandria is an extremely compassionate pet lover. She gets to know each animal and what their wants and likes are and delivers to keep our pets as happy as ca… (more)

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$30
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Confirmed availability: Memorial day
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Dog lover with lots of experience!Windsor Heights, IA, 50324
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Above and beyond! Alexis is truly a Dog lover through and through. This was our first experience with Rover and our first experience hiring someone to help with… (more)

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$45
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As if they were my ownDes Moines, IA, 50317
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

We love Kaitlin so much. She is awesome with our dogs and sends updates everyday. She makes us no worry about the dogs and actually enjoy our vacation! High rec… (more)

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$45
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Dr. Lulittle at Your Service!Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50322
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Lucia did such a great job caring for my 2 dogs and cat. It was wonderful to know they were in good hands while I was away. We would definitely hire Lucia again… (more)

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$30
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Compassionate, Energetic, AttentiveNorth Of Grand, Des Moines, IA, 50312
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Jenny is Champ and Buddy’s best friend. We’re so lucky that she takes care of them that we’ve even been as far away as across an ocean and we knew they would st… (more)

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$40
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Freelancer with a flexible scheduleSherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Emily is all around awesome! We have two large puppies with a lot of energy, they can be a handful sometimes. She was very communicative and sent great update… (more)

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$50
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A dog lover helping pet parentsSherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Robin was amazing! This was our first time using Rover and our first time leaving Rider home for the weekend. Robin stayed at our house and was excellent with c… (more)

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$25
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Confirmed availability: Memorial day
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Lover of all fur babiesBeaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Laura exceeded our expectations in every way! She was professional, responsible, trustworthy and super nice! She sent frequent pictures of our dog playing and … (more)

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$30
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Reliable, responsible pet sitterMerle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50311
Dog Boarding, House Sitting

Paige did an amazing job watching our animals! But it was more than that, she took care of our house and even ran the dishwasher! She was great at keeping us up… (more)

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$35
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Confirmed availability: Memorial day
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Registered Veterinary TechnicianRiver Bend, Des Moines, IA, 50313
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Tiffany has been a blessing for my family and my Frenchie. We met her after an injury my dog sustained. He slipped a disc in his back and had to be on 8 weeks o… (more)

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$80
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Your dog loves walks and so do I!Downtown Des Moines, Des Moinea, IA, 50309
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Emily was great with our dog! Also appreciated the updates from her when we were gone. (more)

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Full time Walker and Animal lover!Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Holly was great! She kept a good eye on Cooper while he was a little sick and I had to be away. I got lots of pictures and a detailed report when I came back! (more)

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$46
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Confirmed availability: Memorial day
No bark is too loud!Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310
Dog Boarding, House Sitting

I've known Casandra for over 20 years and she is truly one of the most kind hearted, compassionate, and animal loving people I've ever known. I've had several d… (more)

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Animal lover looking for fun $East Village, Des Moines, IA, 50309
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Amber is a wonderful caregiver for all types of dogs! She recognizes each dog's individual needs and cares for them as needed. Amber is punctual and responsible… (more)

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$25
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Lover of all animals!Oak Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Kendra stayed with our two dogs for a weekend, and is so wonderful! I am typically a worry wart, but she made everything so easy and took great care of our boys… (more)

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$25
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Animals have a big place in my ❤️Lower Beaver, Des Moines, IA, 50310
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Tamijha took care of my Gloria while I was away for work and she did a wonderful job!! super reliable and really cares deeply for the animals. I highly recommen… (more)

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$25
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