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Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Somerset, Des Moines, IA

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

Tip: Contact sitters now to confirm availability.
1. Summer

Snuggles for your fur baby!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Summer responded to us quickly and was very easy to work with on times and arrangements, especially since we were asking for the next day! She sent AWESOME p... (more)"

2. Ally

I'll scratch your dog for hours

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Having never used Rover.com I had no idea what to expect. After meeting with Ally I had no doubts that she would be able to handle my dogs while we were out ... (more)"

3. Jill

Home full time & large fenced yard

Jordan Park, Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"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)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
4. Kayla

Dogs are family! I love all dogs :)

Norwalk, IA, 50321

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

"Kayla has watched my baby girl a few times now. She always does an AWESOME job! Going above and beyond to take care of her. (more)"

5. Tabatha

Energetic Animal Lover - Fenced Yd

Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

About: I love dogs! They are the best companions in life, in my opinion. They have the biggest hearts, and they genuinely love their families. I'd love to... (more)

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
6. Rebecca

I will treat your baby like my own!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Rebecca loves dogs and has been great when watching my lab! She is responsible and always takes my dog out on adventures! I’d recommend her to anyone. (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
7. Constance

I want more walkies!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

About: I frequently dog sit for family currently. I give lots of love to all of the dogs in my life with a bunch of cuddles, playing with toys, and going ... (more)

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
8. Brouke

I’ll be your dog’s new bff!

Des Moines, IA, 50315

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I highly recommend Brouke as a wonderful dog caregiver! I completely trust her with my large dog’s care. She gives loving care to my pet, professionally atte... (more)"

9. Kristin

Vet tech with 5 years experience

Des Moines, IA, 50315

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have been a veterinary technician for about 5 years, in daytime practice and emergency. I love working with animals everyday. I have owned cats a... (more)

10. Mikayla

House sit, walk and play with Dogs

Des Moines, IA, 50320

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

About: Hello, I am Mikayla. I loved dogs very much and would love as much time with them as possible currently don't have the space at my residence to h... (more)

11. Kristie

I will run with your dog! Or walk!

Downtown Des Moines, Des moines, IA, 50309

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

About: I am working and living downtown. Love to run and walk with pets! Have had a dog most of my life but no pets right now due to wanting to travel m... (more)

12. Morgan

Dog lover with too much free time!

McKinley School, Des Moines, IA, 50315

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Morgan was kind enough to send me a photo of the visit and our dog seemed super chill when we got home. Excellent service. (more)"

13. Hailey

Health for the whole family

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Hailey did a great job. She kept us informed and sent great pictures of Jersey having a great time with her. (more)"

14. Nicole

Pet Lover

Des Moines, IA, 50320

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Nicole watched our 3 cats over Christmas. She was quick to respond to our inquiries for care and the cats took to her immediately! She was flexible with obta... (more)"

Available this weekend
15. Kassi

I'll run with your dog, dog lover

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321

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

"She is very outgoing and loves dogs. Enjoys playing with dogs. Will show them the attention they need. Very patient and will do anything to make the dog comf... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
16. Eric

Experienced and reliable caretaker

Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA, 50315

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Eric is a great dog walker. He is incredibly reliable, and I have known him to always go above and beyond taking caring of fur friends. As a friend of his, I... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
17. Haylie

My dog and I love to hike!

Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA, 50315

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Haylie is an animal lover and the best dog and cat owner I know. Her passion for her pets is incredible and she’s always dedicated to making sure they are ca... (more)"

18. Nathan

Very active and engaging!

Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA, 50321

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

About: I am a very energetic person who loves interacting with, caring for, and loving all kinds of dogs. I have a kind personality, and am willing to me... (more)

19. Kayla

Most caring person for humans

Somerset, Des Moines, IA, 50315

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Most caring person for humans and will be able to share TLC to pets and treat them like my own. No experience but is willing to give caring a try. ... (more)

20. Kim

Work from home full time-fence yard

Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"I have known Kim my whole life and she is one of the biggest dog/cat lovers I have ever known. She has personally watched my dogs many times and they love h... (more)"

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4) Enjoy your trip

Drop off your dog without feeling guilty. Relax with regular photo updates from your sitter.