Dog Boarding in South Park, Des Moines, IA

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Christmas and New Year
1. Marisa Verified Background CheckRover 101

SMALL DOG CLUBHOUSE! KENNEL FREE!

Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA, 50315

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"So great to work with! Very convenient and prompt as well. Sent daily updates and I know my dog had a great time at Marisa’s. Grateful for her service I woul... (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

"Our experience boarding with Kaila was superb! It was our senior dog Twingo’s first time staying with her, so we had a meet and greet ahead of time to make... (more)"

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3. Summer Verified Background Check

Snuggles for your fur baby!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Great communication and very friendly. I greatly appreciated Summer’s flexibility in taking Surly in the morning for me and he seemed to really enjoy his st... (more)"

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4. Sara Verified Enhanced Background Check

Your dogs best friend! Fenced yard

Norwalk, IA, 50211

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

"Sarah was amazing! Otis and Baxter clearly enjoyed the time they spent at her house. She was prompt, professional and compassionate. So glad I had an opport... (more)"

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Christmas and New Year
5. 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

"My two fur-kids had a blast with Meredith. Definitely going to use her again! (more)"

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6. Marisa Verified Background Check

♥️ and attention make a difference

Des Moines, IA, 50317

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Marisa was excellent, we got photo updates almost every day. Fitz seemed to love it over there and is now passed out from all the fun he had there. I will d... (more)"

7. Crystal Verified Background CheckRover 101

Home full-time privacy fenced yard

Union Park, Des moines, IA, 50316

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Crystal was great!! Our dog hank had a great time with her and was clearly very comfortable at her house! He'll definitely stay there again :) (more)"

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This weekend
8. Leah Verified Background Check

4th yr Medical Student;<3 Dogs/Cats

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Leah did an excellent job watching our 100 lb Bernese Mountain dog for a weekend. She was very accommodating to my schedule, and she was great with commu... (more)"

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Christmas and New Year
9. 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)

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This weekend
10. Jared Verified Background Check

Energetic, passionate dog lover

Capitol View South, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Jared was great! We were a one time client coming through town for a wedding and he was still willing to take our little Aussie. He was very calm and patient... (more)"

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11. Lisa Verified Background Check

Dog Lover

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321

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

"Both Lisa and husband were very friendly and good with our dogs. They sent photo updates during our weekend away. Our dogs had a lot of interactions with the... (more)"

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This weekend
12. Taylor Verified Background Check

Dogs need vacations too!

Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"We left our fur baby with Taylor for a long weekend. She was able to accommodate us on short notice and was very flexible with drop off and pick up times. Sh... (more)"

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Christmas and New Year
13. Dina Verified Enhanced Background Check

Home full time, large fenced yard

Jordan Park, Des Moines, IA, 50315

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Dina was wonderful in scheduling a time for our dogs to meet each other before we took our trip. My dog wrigley had a great time at Dina's. I know this becau... (more)"

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14. Jill Verified Background CheckRover 101

Large fenced yard & LOVES dogs!!

Jordan Park, Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"Jill was just wonderful with our dog Lucy. She even bought her special toys to make Lucy's stay as comfortable and fun as possible. Jill was great about exer... (more)"

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15. 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 so sweet with our puppy Luna. We needed someone last minute for a day trip out of town and I'm so happy we found Abbey! We received updates and pho... (more)"

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16. Nicole Verified Background Check

I will treat your pet like my own

Des Moines, IA, 50320

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

About: I will take the dog on walks to explore and teach them basic commands if needed. We can explore thee trails and new places run and play in my yard ... (more)

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17. 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 was an absolute joy to have pet sitting my pups. She did a great job of providing lots of attention and care, while keeping me well updated throughout ... (more)"

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Christmas and New Year
18. Colton & Jasmine Verified Background Check

Fun Family of Five!

McKinley School, Des Moines, IA, 50135

Dog Boarding

"I highly recommend using Colton as a sitter. He loves dogs and takes care of them as his own. He is trustworthy, reliable and flexible with schedules. I was ... (more)"

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19. Brook Verified Background Check

Love Being A Dog Mom & Sitter

Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"Brooke was super nice and caring. Daisy had a lot of fun with Lucy and they are fantastic hosts. She is very flexible as well. I had some delays with my flig... (more)"

20. Josh Verified Background Check

Morning walks and fenced back yard.

Des Moines, IA, 50315

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

"Ottawa had a great stay with Josh! We felt very comfortable leaving Ottawa with him, and we will definitely reach out to him again to watch Ottawa for any fu... (more)"

Dog owners in South Park, Des Moines, IA turn to dog sitters on Rover for their dog boarding needs. Over 540 pet owners have reviewed dog sitters in the Des Moines metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. Dog boarding can be affordable, no matter where you live or what your price range may be. Curious about how much dog boarding costs in Des Moines with Rover.com? Check out our average dog boarding rates near you to get an idea before getting a conversation started with a dog sitter on Rover. When you leave your dog with a sitter you've connected with on Rover, you can relax, knowing your dog will be treated like family.

Rover.com offers the perfect alternative to dog kennels and traditional dog sitting. The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your dog, turn to Rover for your dog boarding needs. It's easy to find a loving South Park dog sitter on Rover who'll give your dog one-on-one attention while you're away, and your dog can enjoy a sweet staycation, right at their sitter's home. Search from hundreds of dog sitters in South Park, Des Moines, IA, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your dog. We know it can be tough to leave your pet, which is why we encourage every pet parent and sitter to have a Meet & Greet before booking the stay. With Rover, pet boarding is guilt-free, cashless, and convenient. That way, you can hit the road happy knowing your dog's in loving hands while you're away.

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