House Sitting in South Park, 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

"Wow! I am so thrilled to find Meredith. She did a fantastic job with my older girls who require a lot of attention. She was so observant and contacted me ... (more)"

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2. 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
3. Kat Verified Background Check

Life long pet lover

Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA, 50315

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kat did an excellent job caring for my two cats when I was out of town for a weekend. She checked in on them and gave them lots of attention. One of my cats ... (more)"

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This weekend
4. 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)"

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5. Erin Verified Background Check

Animals are Angels on Earth

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Erin was amazing! My dog adored her right away at the meat and greet. Erin is so kind and sent daily updates and pictures. I booked last minute and had no id... (more)"

6. 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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This weekend
7. 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)"

8. 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 a fantastic dog sitter and made me feel really comfort about leaving our dog and puppy in her care! She came over and met them before we left on o... (more)"

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This weekend
9. 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

About: I'm a young professional with a love for pets of all kinds! I grew up on a dairy farm in upstate, New York and have cared for a variety of dogs, ca... (more)

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Christmas and New Year
10. 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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11. 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)"

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Christmas and New Year
12. 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)

13. 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)"

14. Abby Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Put their paws in good hands!!

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Abby was great to work with when we left on a week long vacation. We knew our girl, Maya was in good hands and was well taken care of. Abby checked in with... (more)"

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15. 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)"

16. 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)"

17. Kelli Verified Background Check

I love to walk, run, and play!

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)"

18. 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)"

19. 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)"

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20. Kristina Verified Enhanced Background Check

Animal lover with flexible schedule

Des Moines, IA, 50315

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

"I've used Kristina as a dog sitter and was very satisfied. As long as I've known her(25 years) she has shown a care for animals of all kinds. I can honestly ... (more)"

Pet parents in South Park, Des Moines, IA love dog sitters on Rover.com. 540 owners have reviewed sitters in the Des Moines metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. 95% of reviewed stays have received a perfect 5-star rating, and 92% of pet parents live within a short drive of a dog sitter on Rover. That means Rover is the perfect place to go when you're search for loving, safe care for your best friend. Wondering how much you can expect to pay for a day on Rover? Check out our average house sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

Rover offers the perfect alternative to dog kennels. The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your dog and your home, turn to Rover for your South Park, Des Moines house sitting needs. On Rover, it's easy to find a loving dog sitter in South Park, Des Moines, IA who'll give your dog one-on-one attention while you're away, and your dog can enjoy a sweet staycation, right at home. Search from hundreds of trusted South Park house sitters near you, 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. Then, when you're ready, book and pay for your dog's stay all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You get free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and cute photo updates throughout the stay. It's the easiest way to find trustworthy house sitters in South Park, Des Moines, IA for your dog: people who'll treat him like family.

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Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in South Park, Des Moines donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Des Moines.

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