House Sitting in Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA

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1. Meredith Verified Background Check

Love time with four-legged friends

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321

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

"Meredith did an amazing job with our dog Jax while we were out of town for 4 days. She stayed at our house and provided photo updates of him each and every d... (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

"Bodhi loved staying with Kaila and Hamm. I’m not sure she wanted to come home! Kaila provided excellent care to our aging lab, and her black lab Hamm was als... (more)"

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3. Abigail Verified Background Check

Sunshine and Slobber

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"As always she was amazing! Not only does she take great care of our doggies she left the sweetest surprise for us. Our Christmas trees is covered in our daug... (more)"

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This weekend
4. 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

"We LOVE Amanda! She stayed at our home when we recently went on a long weekend vacation. I was very nervous about leaving my dogs and home in the care of wha... (more)"

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Christmas and New Year
5. Katie Verified Background Check

Wanna' go for a walk?

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have taken care of both dogs and cats alike since the age of 14. In high school, I had a rotation of 4 dogs that I would let out over the weekend... (more)

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6. Erin Verified Background Check

Animals are Angels on Earth

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"House/pet sitting with Erin was a wonderful experience! She made sure to meet in the location she would be sitting to meet my dog and go over particulars of ... (more)"

7. Sarah Verified Background Check

Animal lover and caretaker 🐕🐈🐇🐠

Highland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

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

"Sarah is wonderful! She was very punctual, never late and she was flexible with fitting our dogs in on short notice! Sarah is a friendly woman, with a uncond... (more)"

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8. Ellie Verified Enhanced Background Check

I love pets like they’re my own!

Ingersoll Park, Des Moines, IA, 50312

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ellie did a great job watching our 4 dogs and 1 cat for 4 days. We are particular and careful about who we have stay with our pets and hiring Ellie was a gre... (more)"

9. Robin Verified Background Check

A dog lover helping pet parents

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Robin took amazing care of our pets and left the house is perfect condition. Very trustworthy. We have a special needs dog and she was soooo good with her! 1... (more)"

10. Sarah Verified Background Check

Dog obsessed, responsible pet owner

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"Sarah was so good with my critters! When she stayed overnights here, it was brutally cold. She took the time to coax my dog into wearing her booties... Not e... (more)"

11. Hannah Verified Enhanced Background Check

Used to caring for high energy dogs

Capitol View South, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Hannah was great to work with and I felt very comfortable leaving our dog, Scooter, in her care while we went out of town. I will definitely have her watch S... (more)"

12. Austin Verified Background Check

Student with a passion for animals!

Union Park, Des Moines, IA, 50316

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Austin has watches my dogs many times and has always done well with them. I have a small yorkie and a large lab, both of which he does well with and can cate... (more)"

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Christmas and New Year
13. Haley Verified Background Check

Pet Lover. Puppy & Cat Mama.

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Haley loves to spoil her Rey with lots of toys, treats, and cuddles! She has spent a lot of time working on obedience training for her and kennel training he... (more)"

14. Steven Verified Background CheckRoverGO

Energetic Dog Lover

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Steven was extremely loving and caring with my large dog Rue, and I would definitely recommend him as a pet-sitter to others seeking this service. Rue is a v... (more)"

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Christmas and New Year
15. Casandra Verified Background Check

No bark is too loud!

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"I've known Casandra for over 20 years and she is truly one of the most kind hearted, compassionate, and animal loving people I've ever known. I've had severa... (more)"

16. Lexie Verified Background Check

I'll give your pet all the love

North Of Grand, Des Moines, IA, 50312

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lexie did a great job with our dogs and seemed to provide them all the lovings and attention they needed. I also appreciated the pictures she would send. Wil... (more)"

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Christmas and New Year
17. Sean Verified Background Check

Dog and Cat Fantasy Getaway

East Village, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

About: I have been taking care of animals since I was five years old. I used to train our dogs and also have experience in administering medications. Fo... (more)

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18. Emily Verified Enhanced Background Check

Dog and cat lover of all kinds

Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Emily is a compassionate and caring individual who loves animals. She is responsible, organized, and will make sure your dog is safely cared for. I would hig... (more)"

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19. Haley Verified Background Check

I’d love to love & meet your pet!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Haley is a very caring and gentle human! She has love for all animals and has had experience with all types of dogs, big and small. Our roommate had a dog an... (more)"

20. Amy Verified Background CheckRover 101

A Walk a Day Keeps the Vet Away

Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amy is so wonderful and we completely trust her to take care of our little guy when we’re away. She communicates well, confirms expectations, and sends sweet... (more)"

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