Doggy Day Care in River Bend, Des Moines, IA

Drop off your dog at your sitter's home in the morning, and pick them up in the evening.

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
1. Kendra

Home full-time, dog park fan!

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

8 repeat clients

"My golden retriever Izzy loved the time she spent with Kendra and Mark! They took great care of her and she's come back tired every time. Mark took her to th... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
2. Laurie

Home FT, LG yard, own 2 dogs

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

2 repeat clients

"Laurie was great! She sent photos with updates during the day. She is very flexible and she was able to accommodate my schedule. Izzy had a good time and was... (more)"

3. Rhonda

I have a great love for dogs.

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

19 repeat clients

"I felt our two Schnauzers had a good time staying with Rhonda. They were calm and relaxed when we picked them up, so I know they felt comfortable being with ... (more)"

4. Jill

Home full time & large fenced yard

Jordan Park, Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

2 repeat clients

"Jill loves and truly understands the heart of a dog! She is gentle, yet firm when neccessary - in other words she won't let your dog get away with being nau... (more)"

5. Kate

Puppy Date with Kate

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

28 repeat clients

"Kate is terrific. After spending just a few minutes with her, it is easy to see that she is very knowledgeable about dogs. She knows how to interact with ... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
6. Jennifer

We love dogs & they love it here!

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

15 repeat clients

"Jennifer was great with our new puppy. She made sure he stuck to his schedule and gave him lots of love and attention ! I would definitely have Jennifer w... (more)"

7. Breanne

Huge yard - let's play and snuggle!

Pleasant Hill, IA, 50327

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

1 repeat client

"Breanne worked great with my 7 month old pup who is always full of energy! (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
8. Meredith

Work at home, give great belly rubs

WEST DES MOINES, IA, 50265

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Meredith has cared for my senior dog on several occasions. She is so caring and aware of her needs and I feel very lucky to have her taking care of my fur b... (more)"

9. Beth

Home during the day! Fenced in yard

Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA, 50315

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

About: I am a dog lover. I will provide daily walks either around the neighborhood. At my home, I have a decent sized fenced in yard. The yard is great fo... (more)

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
10. Candace

Fun & LOVING with a huge back yard

Drake, Des Moines , IA, 50311

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

4 repeat clients

"I cannot say enough about Candace!! I have two VERY high maintenance dogs that are rescues who had little to no other dog/human interaction. They were not pr... (more)"

11. Heidi

Caring Pet Sitting in my Home

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

17 repeat clients

"Heidi is Awesome! Oliver loves his new puppy friends in Heidi's home. He is not use to interacting much with other dogs for long periods of time, though he r... (more)"

12. 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 has been watching my dog, Delia, who is a very nervous, high anxiety Dalmatian/Terrier mix for almost five years now. Gaibrien goes to our house eve... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
13. Katlen

Home full time, fenced in yard

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

2 repeat clients

About: We also have a bike trail behind our house for walks. I've done dog daycare at pet smart best job ever. Did foster care for a year. Can also groom ... (more)

14. Megan

Home full time, large fenced yard

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

"Our dogs love going to Megan H's house. We feel our two precious dogs are in great hands when we leave. It's such a relief to not have to worry about your ... (more)"

15. Justin

Home full time, lot of running area

Meredith, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

About: Love dogs, nonabusive. Only use yes and no commands, as well as treats, to reward dogs. I've had 2 prior dogs in my live as well as one service do... (more)

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
16. Felicia

Peace Love and Paws

Lower Beaver, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

14 repeat clients

"My dog's stay with Felicia was wonderful! She was very accommodating and took her last minute for me. It was wonderful to know that my dog was in good hands ... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
17. Elizabeth

Home full time with trails!!

Ankeny, IA, 50023

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

About: I had a yellow lab for 14 years and absolutely love dogs!! I can provide any and all needs for your fur baby! There will be so much fun for them an... (more)

18. Anastasia

Big or small, I love them all!

URBANDALE, IA, 50322

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

1 repeat client

"Ana is one of the most caring and devoted people that I know. I have never known her to turn a blind eye to anything which she could make a difference to and... (more)"

19. 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)

20. Darren

Responsible,reliable, caring.

Des Moines , IA, 50317

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

"Darren made his dog hamburger and rice to mix with her food as she got older. He LOVED his Sammy girl. He has cared for my pup many times. He is patient a... (more)"

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