House Sitting in Somerset, 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)"

2. 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)

3. 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)"

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4. Ceora Verified Background Check

College student who loves animals!

Bloomfield-Allen, Des Moines, IA, 50320

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

"I have known Ceora all of her life. Since she was a little girl she has always wanted a pet which her parents denied her. Every opportunity she has had to he... (more)"

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5. 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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6. Sara Verified Enhanced Background Check

Home full time with fenced in yard!

Norwalk, IA, 50211

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

"Sara cared for our two year old, four-legged family member over the weekend and was so kind to him! Whenever we take Boomer to a kennel he comes back depres... (more)"

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This weekend
7. Chelsea Verified Background Check

Responsible Pet Sitter

East Village, DES MOINES, IA, 50309

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

"Chelsea has been the best person to care for a dog that I know of. She can handle anything and any situation. The way she interacts with my dog Bubba and her... (more)"

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8. Hunter Verified Background Check

Hi! I’d love to pet your pets!!

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321

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

"Hunter was great with the dogs. She took good care of them while I was out of the country. I was able to enjoy vacation knowing they were in her care. Will... (more)"

9. 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

"Thank you so much for taking such good care of my fur baby and my other critters as well as my house. I appreciate it so much and would have you back anytime. (more)"

10. Levi Verified Background Check

I am a animal loving type of person

Des moines, IA, 50315

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

"Levi would be a great pet sitter and Walker. He is trustworthy and friendly and loves animals and they like him. He has had dogs growing up and lived with fr... (more)"

11. Abbey Verified Background Check

Dog lover with time&energy to give!

Des Moines, IA, 50320

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

"Abbey was amazing! This is the first time we’ve used her, and it won’t be the last! She went above and beyond for our fur babies! It’s very clear she loves c... (more)"

12. Lisa Verified Background Check

Dog Lover

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321

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

"She has dog sat my 1 year old energetic German Shepard many times with constant walking and playing fetch included in the daily routine. And the only other p... (more)"

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13. Kelli Verified Background Check

I love animals of all shapes & size

Des Moines, IA, 50315

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kelli was flexible with watching our two bulldogs and open to their higher level of needs. Our one dog got a skin infection right before she watched them and... (more)"

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14. Aleah Verified Background Check

Having a little “doggy fever”

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321

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

About: Dog sat for my aunt for weeks at a time and loved it. I love being around animals and trying to stay up with their energy it gives me positive vibe... (more)

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This weekend
15. Taylor Verified Background Check

Dogs need vacations too!

Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"There is no one that I have ever met in my life that places their pets as their biggest priority more than Taylor. I’m in the National Guard and every time I... (more)"

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This weekend
16. Shawna Verified Background Check

Flexible Dog Walker

Bloomfield-Allen, Des Moines, IA, 50320

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Shawna and her daughter Evan cared for our cat for a week while we were away. They took the initiative to make sure they had all the information before we l... (more)"

17. Kimberly Verified Background Check

I will love them like I love my own

Des Moines, IA, 50320

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

About: I have been a dog and cat sitter for families for 25 years,when they have gone on trips up to 3 weeks at a time. I stayed at their homes or they ca... (more)

18. Martha Verified Background Check

Peace of mind while you are away!

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Martha is an absolute pro. She’s watched all of our dogs and our home for years. There’s no one I’d recommend more than her. Our dog can be a bit finicky,... (more)"

19. Mikayla Verified Background Check

Every dog needs a spa stay

Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"Would trust Makayla to care for my four-legged baby anytime!! (more)"

20. Audrey Verified Background Check

great love for animals

Des Moines, IA, 50315

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I have cared for pets from dogs to cats since I was a child. Dogs really are a mans best companion. I also owned and managed a doggy daycare boardi... (more)

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