Dog Boarding in South Park, Des Moines, IA

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight at your sitter's home.

1. Debbie

Your Dog Will Be Part of the Family

Pleasant Hill, IA, 50327

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

78 repeat clients

"My Piggy had a blast :) she was so happy when I picked her up and she loved Debbie! I got pictures and updates and didn't have to worry about my baby :) (more)"

2. Morgan

Dog lover with too much free time!

McKinley School, Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

4 repeat clients

"Morgan did a great job with Lucy! I loved that she sent me pictures and updates throughout the stay so I knew Lucy was doing well and having a good time. We ... (more)"

3. Jeanine

Fun & Pampered Pups-my specialty

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50311

Dog Boarding

19 repeat clients

"Crosby had an amazing, relaxing time with Jeanine and her three pups. I received daily text messages and pictures. In each picture, he looked relaxed and in ... (more)"

4. Marissa

Home full-time/safe fenced backyard

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"Marissa has loved animals pretty much all her life. She has had animals from very small Hamsters to very large dogs and all of them have been so loved and w... (more)"

5. Breanne

Huge yard - let's play and snuggle!

Pleasant Hill, IA, 50327

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

1 repeat client

"I have known Bre for many years. She is a very responsible and timely person and will take great care of your dog! Bre frequently watches my two puppies and ... (more)"

6. Evan

Dog Trainer with a Fenced in Yard!

Union Park, Des Moines, IA, 50316

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

27 repeat clients

"Our boy Fenway just has his second stay with Evan and his wife. As I said previously, it's a very loving environment for a dog and Evan and his wife are true... (more)"

7. Krystal

Young professional pet lovers

Drake, Des Moines , IA, 50311

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

8 repeat clients

"Great stay with Krystal and Jason! We received frequent updates and pictures. We felt like Willa was in great hands and felt completely comfortable leaving... (more)"

8. Danielle

Danielle's Doggie Dates

Woodland Heights, Des Moines, IA, 50312

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

"Very accommodating. Great yard for play time. (more)"

9. Candace

Fun & LOVING with a huge back yard

Drake, Des Moines , IA, 50311

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Candace has been so great! It's such a nice feeling knowing my dog is in good hands when I drop her off. And I know she's been having fun and getting exercis... (more)"

10. Heather

Large yard, plenty of room to play!

Bloomfield-Allen, Des Moines, IA, 50320

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

"Heather was super welcoming and loving of our rambunctious dog! I'm so glad Copper got to spend the weekend with Heather and Lucy, and Heather made sure to k... (more)"

11. Dan

Dogs > Humans

King-Irving Park, Des Moines, IA, 50311

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

"Daniel looked after our German Shepard Nancy for a few days while we were on vacation. He is a good friend so we knew we could trust him to look after her an... (more)"

12. Josh

Morning walks and fenced back yard.

Des Moines, IA, 50315

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

About: I truly believe that a dog is a person's best friend, there's no words to describe that feeling of walking through the door and being greeted with ... (more)

13. Tina

Ready to play with your pup!

McKinley School, Des Moines, IA, 50315

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Tina and her husband were great to work with! They are friendly and professional couple who took really great care of my dog. :) Stanley came home happy and ... (more)"

14. Nathan

Nate's doggy service

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines , IA, 50309

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

3 repeat clients

"Nathan was great! Our dog was totally happy and relaxed when we picked him up. We were able to introduce our dogs ahead of time and everything was perfect. I... (more)"

15. Madison

Always home during the day!

Indianola Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"This summer, Madison watched my yellow lab, Mally, for a couple days. She was still a puppy and in training, and Madison jumped right in, taking her for walk... (more)"

16. Jill

Home full time & large fenced yard

Jordan Park, Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

2 repeat clients

"Excellent care. Jill went above and beyond taking my dog on walks and car rides and giving treats and snuggles to help her stay calmer as it was her first Ro... (more)"

17. Ali

I'll love your dog like my own.

McKinley School, Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"She is a great dog caregiver. She had her own dog and she treats her perfectly in every way. She takes her out constantly throughout the day, makes sure she ... (more)"

18. Kennedy

wannabe stay at home dog mom

Downtown Des Moines, Des moines, IA, 50309

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

"Kennedy makes me want to become a dog owner myself just from watching her train and treat her own. Throughout moving, school, and working full-time, Kennedy ... (more)"

19. Shannon

Wiener lover!

Des Moines, IA, 50320

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Weezy loved her stay with Shannon and her husband. Shannon sent pictures daily, which was soothing as a first time Rover user. I would highly recommend Shann... (more)"

20. Adam

Student missing playing with dogs

McKinley School, Des moines, IA, 50315

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

3 repeat clients

"Adam is the best!!! It is immediately obvious how much he loves dogs, and he was a dream to work with. So laid back, lightning fast communication, and I hone... (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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