House Sitting in Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA

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1. Rebecca

I will treat your baby like my own!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Rebecca stayed with Chloe and Herbie. She was great at communicating and sending pictures. Definitely felt more relaxed on vacation knowing they were in her ... (more)"

2. Kayla

Dogs are family! I love all dogs :)

Norwalk, IA, 50321

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

10 repeat clients

"Kayla was absolutely fabulous. It was a such a relief knowing Finley was safe and well taken care of. She was extremely flexible with my schedule as well. I ... (more)"

3. Hannah

Pets are like family, special!!

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50322

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Hannah was great with our pup. Would use her again. (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
4. Amanda

student with passion for animals!

Westwood, Des Moines, IA, 50312

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amanda is an animal lover and has a huge heart. She is responsible and is someone you can count on. She has a lot of energy. (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
5. Haylie

My dog and I love to hike!

Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA, 50315

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Haylie is the best dog mommy I know! She loves her dog Teddy and cat Pumpkin so much, and always makes sure they are taken care of! Haylie always goes above ... (more)"

Confirmed 4th of July Availability
6. Caitlyn

100% chance of spoiling your dog

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"If I could give Caitlyn 10 stars, I would. I am so thrilled we found her. She house sat for my Charlie, and she is a DREAM to work with. So professional, so ... (more)"

7. Alyssa

Young professional and animal love

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client
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About: Hi, I've been around animals all my life, born and raised in a small town. I am available through the holidays. I specialize in cats(I have a black... (more)

Available this weekend
8. Cory

I'll run with your dog! I love dogs

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"We call Cory our fur baby's (Dewey) BFF. Dewey gets beyond excited when he knows he will be hanging out with Cory. He is definitely an animal lover, regardle... (more)"

9. Adrienne

My mission: Make your dogs day!

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

"Adrienne is very trustworthy and diligent and loves to care for animals. She has experience with a wide variety of dog breeds from small to large. Providin... (more)"

10. Stacey

Simply put, I love dogs.

Drake, Des Moines , IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"This is the second time Stacey has watched our pets, and she does a great job! She always sends photos, which is great for me because I miss them like crazy ... (more)"

11. Jill

Wannabe dog owner!

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Jill is one of the sweetest and most trustworthy people you will ever meet. She would walk and take care of my dog on the regular for me. She has a soft appr... (more)"

12. Ally

I'll scratch your dog for hours

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ally was wonderful. She was punctual and present as requested. She did a great job playing with our pup. I will absolutely use her again in the future. (more)"

13. Brooke

Home full time available whenever

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Brooke is a great help with our dogs. She loves taking them on walks and to the lake. I feel Brooke is a very responsible pet owner herself and takes excepti... (more)"

14. 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)

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)"

16. Laurie

Home FT, LG yard, own 2 dogs

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

2 repeat clients

"Laurie was AMAZING with our dog Gus. When we picked Gus up, he was happy to see us, but I could tell that he was sad to leave Laurie and her 2 dogs. I am goi... (more)"

17. Emma

Grad student, active sitter w/ refs

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Emma is absolutely freaking amazing. Not only was her communication top notch but she sent me so many pictures throughout her stay and took my two dogs out f... (more)"

18. Christine

Dog Pawsitive

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have 15 plus years of pet walking and pet sitting dogs and other interesting pets. Years ago when I started my business, my intent was to make it... (more)

19. Paige

Lover of all dogs.

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Paige has been a dog lover all her life. Growing up on a farm, not only did she care for all the farm babies with much love, but made sure each of her famil... (more)"

20. Ashley

Full Time Dog Lover

Greater South Side, Des Moines, IA, 50315

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Ashley is very kind, she has plenty of experience with animals. She loves being around them and sometimes you can't get her to stop talking about them. She's... (more)"

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