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.

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1. Natalie Verified Background CheckRover 101

Downtown dog lover!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Natalie is super flexible and does a great job with Chai! Highly recommend and will be going back to her again! (more)"

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2. Osvaldo Verified Background Check

My family and I love furry friends!

Drake Park, Des Moines, IA, 50311

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Osvaldo, his wife and daughter are an amazing dog family! It was seriously like going to an amusement park for our dog. They did lots of walks/runs, playing, t… (more)"

3. Crystal Verified Background CheckRover 101

Home full-time privacy fenced yard

Union Park, Des moines, IA, 50316

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Before I even turn onto Crystal’s street, Luna is going crazy in the car with excitement. You know someone is good with your pet when your pet is happy. (more)"

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4. Maria Verified Background Check

Home full time with fenced in yard!

Ankeny, IA, 50023

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

"This was the first time I had ever used Rover. I was a little nervous leaving my golden retriever Penny with someone but Maria was great. I felt instantly bett… (more)"

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 Easter weekend
5. Tanya Verified Background CheckRover 101

We paws (pause) to cuddle-play-walk

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

"This was my first time finding a sitter for my dog, Shiloh. I was so desperate to find someone to watch him but also didn't know if I could trust anyone. I was… (more)"

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6. Samantha Verified Enhanced Background Check

Pet lover just like you.

Fairmont Park, Des Moines, IA, 50317

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Sam does a great job of caring for our dog. We love that he has a friend to play with there as her dog is a sweetheart and they wear each other out. We will be… (more)"

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7. Rhonda Verified Background Check

I have a great love for dogs.

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Rhonda is an outstanding dog sitter as well as a great customer service professional. She's very flexible and accommodating as far as owners' needs in that on… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
8. Amber Verified Background Check

Dog sitter/walker :)

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

About: I have been around dogs my whole life. I rescued my first dog 5 years ago and loved every minute of being a dog mom. I am 24 years old and some peopl… (more)

9. Alyssa Verified Background Check

A pets comfort is #1

Highland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

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

"Alyssa has a strong love for all animals! She’s never met a dog she didn’t fall in love with. Alyssa is very compassionate and caring. Your pets will be in the… (more)"

10. Elizabeth Verified Background Check

Your Best Friends Get the Best Care

McKinley School, Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"Elizabeth really loves being around dogs and cats and is very loving towards my pets. She is responsible and will make sure they are happy when in her care. (more)"

11. Kate Verified Background CheckRover 101

Puppy Date with Kate

Accent, Des Moines, IA, 50317

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

"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 th… (more)"

12. Brad & Sundie Verified Enhanced Background Check

Welcome to The Rescue Ranch!

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50322

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

"Sasha had a great time at Brad and Sundie’s. Sundie was very accommodating of our travel plans and was able to pick up and drop off Sasha from our home. Sasha … (more)"

13. Cody Verified Enhanced Background Check

Trustworthy Pet Lover

Waterbury, Des Moines, IA, 50312

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

"Cody is a very loving and caring person, not only to his family and friends but to animals. He has two rescue dogs and a kitten. He would do great with your an… (more)"

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14. Nicole Verified Background Check

Animal Lover Here to Help!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Daisy was nice and tired when she was done playing at Nicole's! I appreciated all the info on her Rover card, it was so cute to see. I like that their place is… (more)"

15. Nichole Verified Enhanced Background Check

Pets make rainy days bright!

Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Very patient with dogs and very understanding. Goes out of her way to make sure the dog is safe and happy. Would gladly leave any dog in her care if i were awa… (more)"

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16. Becca Verified Background Check

Pet sitter who is family

North Of Grand, Des Moines, IA, 50312

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Becca has dog (and cat) sat for us for years. She loves our fur babies and takes great care of them. I know they get lots of snuggles and I'm updated with cute… (more)"

17. Deanna & James Verified Background Check

We want to love your pups too!

Woodland Heights, Des Moines, IA, 50312

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Deanna is a fabulous, loving and caring woman who would take incredible care of beloved pets!!! I would trust her with my life and the lives of those I love m… (more)"

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 Easter weekend
18. Lexie & Matthew Verified Background Check

Flexible fun loving dog sitter

Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

About: My dogs are a huge part of my life. I have always had dogs growing up. I currently have 3 that I consider mine! Two live at my parent’s house because… (more)

19. Jasmine Verified Enhanced Background Check

I’m a cat and dog lover ❤️

Highland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50316

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

"Jasmine cares for my dogs as if they were her own. She is extremely professional, responsible, and caring. She is very flexible and reliable and has made my li… (more)"

20. Nicole Verified Background Check

I love all puppies and dogs! 🐕🐩

Highland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I have always owned pets ever since I was little and always took care of them, I have helped my sister multiple times who manages a doggy day care. … (more)

Pet parents turn to sitters on Rover.com when they're looking for doggy-day-care. 540 owners have reviewed sitters in River Bend, 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 day care 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 doggy day care rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a day care 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.

No more begging your friends to take care of your dog when you have a day full of meetings. With Rover, you can book dog day care as often as you need it. Drop off your dog on your way to the office, then pick them up 8 hours later when you're heading home. It's that easy. You can book dog day care (or puppy day care) any day of the week, whether it's a one-time thing, all week, or an every-Tuesday arrangement. And just like overnight pet sitting booked through Rover, you get free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and cute photo updates sometime during the day. It's the easiest way to find a trustworthy sitter for your dog, someone who'll treat them like family while you're at work. Find your dog's perfect sitter, book, and relax. Your dog is in good hands.

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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 River Bend, 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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