Pet Sitting & Drop Ins in Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA

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Confirmed availability: Memorial Day
Jessica D.
Pet lover with lots of experienceSherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50309
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

She was awesome! (more)

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$15
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Confirmed availability: Memorial Day
Jeremy G.
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I love dogs with my heart and soul.Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50311
Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Jeremy is outstanding! He went above and beyond to ensure that Ernie was taken care of while I was out of town. His communication and timeliness was much appr… (more)

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$16
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Carrie & William B.
The love of my life is my Pitbull.West Des Moines, IA, 50265
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Second time having Carrie cat-sit. Everything was taken care of for my two cats. Fantastic updates and multiple photos for each visit putting my mind at ease wh… (more)

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$17
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Confirmed availability: Memorial Day
Rose T.
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Purrfect Service to Wag for!Jordan Park, Des Moines, IA, 50315
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

My cat Miss Molly Mae loves Rose, she took the time to play with her every day, burning off a lot of energy and keeping my very active cat entertained. She eve… (more)

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Allison C.
Your Pet will be my PET!Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50301
Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Allison was amazing with my dog & made me feel so much better about leaving him. she sent so many pictures and updates and was so great to work with - needless … (more)

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Confirmed availability: Memorial Day
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veterinary technicianDrake, Des moines, IA, 50311
Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Jenny was excellent! She communicated so promptly, and I felt reassured that my babies were in good hands. This was my first time leaving them since one of my c… (more)

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I'll run with your dog! I love dogsBeaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310
Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Thank you for taking great care of our pets! Corey is very kind and we are glad that we chose him to watch our animals! (more)

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Confirmed availability: Memorial Day
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Art teacher who loves gentle giantsMerle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50311
Drop-In Visits

Monica was wonderful! She was so kind to visit Moby on a last minute request. We couldn’t have asked for anyone better! She showed up on time, took care of Moby… (more)

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Pet lover without her own petDes Moines, IA, 50314
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Megan has been watching my dog for several years. My dog has pretty bad anxiety & also dislikes other dogs. Boarding her isn't an option. Megan regularly st… (more)

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15 years of experience!West Des moines, IA, 50265
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits
15 years of experience

About: I’ve taken care of cats, dogs, gerbils, hamsters and fish for over 15 years. I graduated from Iowa State with a degree in Animal Ecology. I did an in… (more)

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Let’s go for a walkDowntown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309
Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Brian did an excellent job with our two cats! This is the first time they have ever been watch by someone else, so they were a bit shy at first, but Brian took … (more)

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Dependable dog lover!Carpenter, Des Moines, IA, 50311
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Jordyn grew up with dogs in the home since she was born. First with a rescued male husky named Nanuk and now an 11yr old female husky named Maya. She has dog s… (more)

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$18
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Confirmed availability: Memorial Day
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I’ll scooch your pooch.Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50312
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Ashley is lovely! Their positive energy and kind attitude helped my dog feel comfortable immediately. Henri is a high energy puppy, but she was nice and worn ou… (more)

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Never too Many Fur-babiesMerle Hay, des moines, IA, 50311
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Lydia did a wonderful job taking care of my cats. I was gone for an extended period of time an over holidays…she was flexible and accommodating with the holida… (more)

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Confirmed availability: Memorial Day
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Your fur baby deserves the best!Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309
Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Did great with our two shy cats- understood they needed their space, and was diligent about keeping an eye on them and keeping us updated with check-ins. Very f… (more)

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Confirmed availability: Memorial Day
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Engineer by day, dog lover by nightDowntown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Andrea is great. We communicate great and takes great care of my dogs (more)

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Dogs and cats are my passion.Des Moines, IA, 50315
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

I have known Sandra for over ten years. She is a caring person. Very good and gentle with animals. I have a cat, that runs and hides when someone comes in my ho… (more)

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Animal Science DegreeWest Des Moines, IA, 50265
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Sarah was great with our two pandemic kittens! They are leery of new people but she win them over quickly. We loved the photos she sent after each visit. (more)

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Confirmed availability: Memorial Day
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Pet sitter who is familyNorth Of Grand, Des Moines, IA, 50312
Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

Becca was great to work with. She was responsive and flexible as my dog can be hesitant with new people. I plan on being a repeat customer. (more)

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Hey I'm really great with petsGreater South Side, Des moines, IA, 50315
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

About: I love pets, I have owned dogs, cats, rabbits I know how to train in lots of areas I also have a great vet on my phone. I'm friendly, honest, have my… (more)

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$40
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