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Pet Sitting & Drop In Visits in Palmyra, IA

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your cat or dog.

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1. Jordan

Let's get wagging!

Norwalk, IA, 50211

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I love Jordan! I was thrilled to create an account with Rover and discover I had a highly reviewed dog sitter in my neighborhood. She did great with her firs... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
2. Drew

I'm a veterinarian!

Pleasant Hill, IA, 50327

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

"Mojo, my 10-year old Mini-Schnauzer, loved Drew when he came to meet us! There was an instant connection between the two of them that I couldn't deny, which ... (more)"

Confirmed availability
4th of July
3. Kayla

Dogs are family! I love all dogs :)

Norwalk, IA, 50321

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

"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)"

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4. Tabatha

Energetic Animal Lover - Fenced Yd

Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

About: I love dogs! They are the best companions in life, in my opinion. They have the biggest hearts, and they genuinely love their families. I'd love to... (more)

Confirmed availability
4th of July
5. Brouke

I’ll be your dog’s new bff!

Des Moines, IA, 50315

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I highly recommend Brouke as a wonderful dog caregiver! I completely trust her with my large dog’s care. She gives loving care to my pet, professionally atte... (more)"

6. Leanne

Caring, Loving, and Active

Indianola, IA, 50125

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Leanne took excellent care of our cat while we were on vacation. We got updates with pics & I was very comfortable knowing our cat was in good hands & getti... (more)"

7. Kristin

Vet tech with 5 years experience

Des Moines, IA, 50315

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have been a veterinary technician for about 5 years, in daytime practice and emergency. I love working with animals everyday. I have owned cats a... (more)

8. Lindsay

Dog enthusiast with plenty of time!

Pleasant Hill, IA, 50327

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We were so fortunate to have Lindsay watch our dog while we were away! She was super friendly, responsible and our Amani loved her. We felt Amani was in gre... (more)"

9. Mikayla

House sit, walk and play with Dogs

Des Moines, IA, 50320

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

About: Hello, I am Mikayla. I loved dogs very much and would love as much time with them as possible currently don't have the space at my residence to h... (more)

10. Nicole

Pet Lover

Des Moines, IA, 50320

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"My super old vizsla, Zoe, doesn't even miss me when I leave her with Nicole. I come home after being gone and she's so content! Nicole is very easy to work... (more)"

11. Sidney

Flexible schedule, college student

Runnells, IA, 50237

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have a very flexible schedule for the most part. I mainly work at my other job Fridays- midafternoon, and monday-midafternoon. I go to school at ... (more)

Confirmed availability
4th of July
12. Eric

Experienced and reliable caretaker

Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA, 50315

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Eric is hands-down the most capable and responsible person I know. He’s witty, caring, insanely smart, and a friend to all humans and canines. I would trust ... (more)"

13. Teddi

Plenty of outside time!

norwalk, IA, 50211

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

About: I grew up with animals around my house and have always loved hanging out and taking care of all different breads of dogs. Im very active and love t... (more)

14. Kim

Work from home full time-fence yard

Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"I have known Kim my whole life and she is one of the biggest dog/cat lovers I have ever known. She has personally watched my dogs many times and they love h... (more)"

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15. Grace

Future Veterinarian

Carlisle, IA, 50047

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Grace’s love of animals is clear as soon as you see her interact with your pet. She always has the animal’s best interest at heart. She also has experience a... (more)"

16. Crystal

mother to 2 dogs, vet tech student

Des Moines, IA, 50320

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

About: I'm a stay-at-home mom, I'm studying in the veterinary technician field and plan on in a few years become a full veterinarian. Im very flexible in ... (more)

Confirmed availability
4th of July
17. Rachel

4 dogs of our own!

Des Moines, IA, 50320

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Rachel is an all around animal lover! She takes great care of any animal, including her own four dogs! She will care and love your pet as her own! (more)"

18. Amanda

Aspiring Pet Photographer Pet Lover

Jordan Park, Des Moines, IA, 50315

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: My parents got a puppy when I was 12 years old. I was in charge of walking him. We went for walks twice a day every day (weather permitting). I hav... (more)

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19. Angela

Mom of 3 and Pets A Plenty

Bloomfield-Allen, DES MOINES, IA, 50320

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Angela is a very detailed person. She follows through on every task that is assigned to her. She loves all pets and enjoys spending time with them. She i... (more)"

20. Temesha

Dogs love me!

Indianola, IA, 50125

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I'm a natural with animals and your dog/dogs are sure to love me. I'm an active person, so playing with your dogs won't be a question. I've had abo... (more)


The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your pets — and check in on you home — turn to Rover. It's easy to find a loving Palmyra pet sitter on Rover who'll give your pet one-on-one attention while you're away, and take care of your home. Search from hundreds of trusted pet sitters in Palmyra, IA, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your pet(s). We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. Then, when you're ready, book and pay for your house and pet sitter all through Rover — it's easy, safe, and cashless. You'll have the peace of mind knowing that your sitter has free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and will send you cute photo updates throughout the stay. Rover is the easiest way to find trustworthy Palmyra pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

All stays booked on Rover receive our Rover guarantee, 24/7 support, and our reservation protection.

How it works

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1) Browse Sitters

We make it easy to find affordable & reliable sitters near you.

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2) Contact Sitters

Chat about your dog and your specific needs. Even meet in person before booking if you really want to.

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3) Book & pay

Our platform makes it easy and secure. No cash necessary.

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4) Enjoy your trip

Drop off your dog without feeling guilty. Relax with regular photo updates from your sitter.