Pet Sitting & Drop Ins in Oak Park, 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. Lindsey & Brian Verified Background Check

Big fenced yard and home full time

Ankeny, IA, 50023

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

"Lindsey was very nice and great with our dogs! Our dogs are very energetic and have some naughty jumping habits, but she had no issues loving on our babies. ... (more)"

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2. Kaila Verified Background CheckRover 101

Fenced in backyard - photo updates!

Waveland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50311

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

"Kaila was amazing! She’s a natural dog lover and incredibly trust worthy. I highly recommend her and will definitely use her again. (more)"

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3. Laura Verified Background Check

Lover of all fur babies

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"Laura is very personable and did a great job with our 3 kitties. We would recommend her and would use her services again. (more)"

Active and Accepting Requests (incl. from Essential Workers)
4. Katie Verified Background Check

Pro Pet Aunt! Will snuggle!

Urbandale, IA, 50322

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katie does a great job communicating with us throughout the process - all the way from booking to after her visit with our dogs have ended. She is very accom... (more)"

5. Deborah Verified Background Check

Safe, warm, happy Urbandale home!

Urbandale, IA, 50322

Drop-In Visits

"Both we and our dog babies equally love Deborah. Deborah is very dependable and trustworthy. She was very caring and attentive to the needs of our dogs. We h... (more)"

6. Summer Verified Background Check

Snuggles for your fur baby!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Summer responded to us quickly and was very easy to work with on times and arrangements, especially since we were asking for the next day! She sent AWESOME p... (more)"

7. Megan Verified Background Check

I treat your animals like my own!

Highland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

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

"Excellent care of my buddy! I knew right away when I met megan she was the right person for my dog! (more)"

8. Lindsey Verified Background CheckRover 101

I'll love your dog like my own!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Lindsey was awesome with our kitty while we were on vacation. You can always trust her to be communicative and dependable while you are away, and she treats ... (more)"

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9. Winter Verified Background CheckRover 101

Farm girl, ❤️animals & hard work!

Des Moines, IA, 50317

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

"Winter, is a great dog person. Shes loving and firm and fair to her own dogs, Lance and Zara. When she has friends dogs stay with her in the past the dogs we... (more)"

10. Robin Verified Background Check

A dog lover helping pet parents

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Robin is an amazing dog sitter who truly cares about dogs, communicates about everything and sends us updates along the way. We are so lucky to have found so... (more)"

11. Katelyn Verified Background Check

Will love your furry family members

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katelyn is amazing and our puppies love her! She very clearly loves your pets like they are family. I had such peace of mind knowing Luna and Apollo were bei... (more)"

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12. Erin Verified Background Check

Animals are Angels on Earth

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Erin's second visit taking care of my cats was just as good as the first! She kept their messes tidy and their bellies full, and was willing to go the extra ... (more)"

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13. Lauren Verified Background Check

Teacher and pup lover!

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Lauren is absolutely great with dogs. From her family dog Cody, to our dog Lola, to the couple dogs we have dog sat for friends over the past couple years, t... (more)"

14. Arielle Verified Background Check

Animal Lover My Entire Life

Oak Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Arielle was great! Lots of pictures and detailed updates! (more)"

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15. Haley Verified Background Check

Pet Lover. Puppy & Cat Mama.

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Haley was absolutely wonderful, she was so helpful and thorough. Idris obviously loved her, you couldn't find a better sitter! (more)"

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16. Tacylin Verified Background Check

Experienced Veterinary Professional

Oak Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I've been an animal lover my whole life, so I started pet sitting as a teenager. Ever since then I've been taking any opportunity I can to spend ti... (more)

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17. Shanna Verified Enhanced Background Check

Enthusiastic Critter Sitter!

Oak Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

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

"Hello, Shanna would make a fantastic doggie caregiver! She is an animal lover and a very caring person. She has watched our dog for us overnight a couple of ... (more)"

18. Erica Verified Background Check

Dog Loving Home

Highland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

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

About: I’ve taken care of dogs of all breeds and sizes since I was 17 years old. Family, friends, neighbors and coworkers have all trusted me to walk, bab... (more)

19. Amanda Verified Background Check

I will take care of your furry baby

Oak Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amanda was great. Helped us out at the last minute. Very responsive and responsible. Will use her again if needed. (more)"

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20. Lynn & John Verified Enhanced Background Check

Hope's Home and loves to share!

Highland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50316

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

About: Hope is our current dog, she is a rescue that we adopted last year. She is very social and would love to share her home with your dog. Our back yar... (more)

Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for pet-sitting. 540 owners have reviewed sitters in Oak Park, Des Moines, IA, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Since 92% of pet owners live within a short drive of a sitter on Rover, it's easy to find the perfect pet sitter near you. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating. Wondering how much you can expect to pay on Rover.com? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a pet sitter. Exchange messages from your sitter's profile, ask to schedule a free in-person Meet & Greet, and book and pay on Rover. You'll receive adorable photo updates, premium insurance, and world-class support.

As pet lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your pet when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect Oak Park pet sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted pet sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a pet sitter in Oak Park, Des Moines who meets your and your pet's needs. We manually review and approve every profile on our site, and we offer tools to help you make the right decision for your pet, including background checks, sitter testimonials, community reviews. We also offer educational opportunities and extra safety tools, such as the Protection Package. And we always recommend an in-person Meet & Greet so you can see that your sitter is the perfect fit for your dog. Rover is proud to be the nation's largest network of pet sitters and dog walkers.

A Daily Treat: A Blog by Rover

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Book a Stay, Donate to a Cause

Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in Oak Park, Des Moines donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Des Moines.

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