Dog Boarding in River Bend, Des Moines, IA

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight at your sitter's home.

1. Kate

Puppy Date with Kate

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

18 repeat clients

"Kate was fantastic! Barr had a fun time with her and her dogs; she sent lots of photo updates and was flexible with pickup/drop-off times. If I ever need a p... (more)"

2. Lori

We love furry friends!!!

Ankeny, IA, 50023

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

"Mila loved her stay with Lori and her family! She was spoiled. She got walks, cuddles and love! We definetly will use Lori again and recommend her. (more)"

3. Chrissy

We'll explore the great outdoors!

Waveland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"Chrissy did a great job caring for my malamute. You could tell she loved animals and they responded to her well. She was prompt and knew how to manage a larg... (more)"

4. Morgan

Dog lover with too much free time!

McKinley School, Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

1 repeat client

"Morgan did a great job with our pooch Peter. She was terrific at following our detailed instructions. Send a few update via texts with photos of Peter. The... (more)"

5. Tina

Ready to play with your pup!

McKinley School, Des Moines, IA, 50315

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Tina and her husband were great to work with! They are friendly and professional couple who took really great care of my dog. :) Stanley came home happy and ... (more)"

6. Evan

Dog Trainer with a Fenced in Yard!

Union Park, Des Moines, IA, 50316

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

25 repeat clients

"Evan did a great job taking care of Mochi. We received pictures to stay updated about Mochi's adventures. We will definitely board Mochi with Evan again. (more)"

7. Gaibrien

Home 24/7 - large fenced in yard

Union Park, Des Moines, IA, 50316

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

1 repeat client

"Gaibrien was wonderful! She sent photos and updates throughout our pup's stay. She was extremely flexible and responsive and genuinely seemed to enjoy having... (more)"

8. Rhonda

I have a great love for dogs.

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

11 repeat clients

"Excellent! Excellent! Excellent! Rhonda had us meet with Chester 2 weeks before the stay. Then we could see her home and she could meet Chester. Her home... (more)"

9. Elizabeth

Very flexible & loving city sitter

Waveland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50311

Dog Boarding

4 repeat clients

"Olivia had a great, chill stay with Elizabeth. Elizabeth was very thorough before the visit and was a wonderful sitter! (more)"

10. Adam

Student missing playing with dogs

McKinley School, Des moines, IA, 50315

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

3 repeat clients

"Adam was wonderful with our dog! We are already planning on using his services again for our next trip. (more)"

11. Kelly

Walking, running, playing - name it

Oak Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

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

About: Is your dog active or you want it to be? I will get it in shape. Whether it's short, slow walks for your senior dog or long runs and swimming for t... (more)

12. Britney

Dog park at apartment complex

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Work 8-4, but come home for lunch everyday to let my dog out. Have a dog park at my apartment. I am available anytime before 8 and after 4. I've gr... (more)

13. Lisa

Arlene's Pet Sitting Service

Oak Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits

3 repeat clients

"Lisa was so nice. She seems to really love pets and especially dogs. She communicated well with us. We were nervous about leaving our puppy for the first tim... (more)"

14. Sidney

big fenced in yard to play!

East Village, Des monies, IA, 50309

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

About: I'm a proud fur mom to a 1year old husky! Have babysat dogs many times including animals with medical needs. I have also trained service dogs. I'm ... (more)

15. Alyssa

Walking trail nearby. Fenced yard

Oak Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

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

"Alyssa did a great job watching our dog. She was so nice and accommodating. We will definitely use her again! (more)"

16. Mike

Retired here in des moines. Fenced

Highland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

"Mike has owned dogs over the last 25 years. He absolutely loves dogs and treats them like royalty. They are allowed to have free run of the house and sleep... (more)"

17. Jobin

I'll be your dog's dawg!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Jobin helped me out for a few days when my son was watching my dog and couldn't keep him the whole time. He worked well with my son to make arrangements for... (more)"

18. Heather

Home Away From Home!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Heather was very helpful on Rays first stay away from home, she made me feel very comfortable leaving him. She kept me updated with pictures and updates. Wou... (more)"

19. Frida

Home full-time - large fenced yard

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50309

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

About: Your dog will be sure to receive a lot of love at our home along with plenty of exercise. We are easily accessible from I-235 just east of Gateway ... (more)

20. Linda

The Lady and her Tribe go a'Walkin'

Oak Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

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

About: I like to communicate directly into the pets eyes with gentleness. I am soft spoken and a casual person. No others will be in the home while I am s... (more)

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