Pet Sitting & Drop Ins in Union Park, Des Moines, IA

Book a pet sitter to stop by your home a few times a day to feed and play with your dog.

1. Megan Verified Background Check

I treat your animals like my own!

Highland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

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

"Excellent care of my buddy! I knew right away when I met megan she was the right person for my dog! (more)"

2. 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

"Summer responded to us quickly and was very easy to work with on times and arrangements, especially since we were asking for the next day! She sent AWESOME p... (more)"

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3. 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

"Kaila was amazing! She’s a natural dog lover and incredibly trust worthy. I highly recommend her and will definitely use her again. (more)"

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4. Marisa Verified Background Check

♥️ and attention make a difference

Des Moines, IA, 50317

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Marisa is fantastic with my Sully pup. She picks him up for playtime a few times a week with her doggo and always sends me lots of pictures and updates. (more)"

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5. Victoria Verified Background Check

Comfortable stay for pets!

Union Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

About: I work in a pet store currently helping to take care of animals, I am also a advanced cna, I love taking care of animals and humans, I’m a nurturer... (more)

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6. Laura Verified Background Check

Lover of all fur babies

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"Laura is very personable and did a great job with our 3 kitties. We would recommend her and would use her services again. (more)"

7. Sean Verified Background Check

Dog and Cat Fantasy Getaway

East Village, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"He was able to handle my 2 crazy dogs so he must be pretty good! (more)"

8. Arielle Verified Background Check

Animal Lover My Entire Life

Oak Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Arielle was great! Lots of pictures and detailed updates! (more)"

9. Erica Verified Background Check

Dog Loving Home

Highland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

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

About: I’ve taken care of dogs of all breeds and sizes since I was 17 years old. Family, friends, neighbors and coworkers have all trusted me to walk, bab... (more)

10. Lindsey Verified Background CheckRover 101

I'll love your dog like my own!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Lindsey is super amazing and flexible and she is great with my 4 month old mutt, which can be a lot of work. I feel completely leaving my key under the door ... (more)"

11. Robin Verified Background Check

A dog lover helping pet parents

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Robin was absolutely wonderful to work with! From sending us updates each time the dogs were visited and photos of each dog each time, I felt like our pups w... (more)"

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12. Lynn & John Verified Enhanced Background Check

Hope's Home and loves to share!

Highland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50316

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

About: Hope is our current dog, she is a rescue that we adopted last year. She is very social and would love to share her home with your dog. Our back yar... (more)

13. Kate Verified Background CheckRover 101

Puppy Date with Kate

Accent, Des Moines, IA, 50317

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

"Kate was fantastic. We had little time to find someone for our dogs and leave to go out of town. She stopped in 15 minutes after she accepted to take the job... (more)"

14. Katelyn Verified Background Check

Will love your furry family members

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katelyn is amazing and our puppies love her! She very clearly loves your pets like they are family. I had such peace of mind knowing Luna and Apollo were bei... (more)"

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15. Katie Verified Background Check

Wanna' go for a walk?

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katie was great. Did 12 visits over 6 days. Was very quick to respond anytime I reached out and even brought up my trashcan and brought in the mail. Would ... (more)"

16. Tacylin Verified Background Check

Experienced Veterinary Professional

Oak Park, Des Moines, IA, 50313

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I've been an animal lover my whole life, so I started pet sitting as a teenager. Ever since then I've been taking any opportunity I can to spend ti... (more)

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17. Autumn Verified Background Check

Animal Behavior student, dog lover!

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Autumn has never worked for me in the traditional sense, because I'm one of her professors. I teach animal behavior and biological conservation. I have known... (more)"

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18. Lauren Verified Background Check

Teacher and pup lover!

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Lauren is absolutely great with dogs. From her family dog Cody, to our dog Lola, to the couple dogs we have dog sat for friends over the past couple years, t... (more)"

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19. Abigail Verified Background Check

Vet Tech - Pets are Family!

Des Moines, IA, 50317

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Abigail was a blessing during my two-week trip away from my two kittens (6months old at the time). Abigail provided plenty of text updates and pictures just ... (more)"

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20. Paige Verified Enhanced Background Check

Reliable, responsible pet sitter

East Village, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Paige has helped care for our dog on numerous occasions. She not only greets our dog kindly and excitedly, but she also is willing to follow our requests, s... (more)"

In Union Park, Des Moines, IA, dog lovers trust Rover.com for their pet sitting needs. Over 540 pet owners have reviewed pet sitters in the Des Moines metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5 stars. Booking pet sitting in Union Park can be incredibly affordable, no matter what price range you're looking for. Curious about what it might cost to book pet sitting in Des Moines on Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before reaching out and beginning a conversation with a sitter.

The next time you head out of town and need someone to take care of your pets and check in on you home, turn to Rover. It's easy to find a loving Union Park pet sitter on Rover who'll give your pet one-on-one attention while you're away, and take care of your home. Search from hundreds of trusted pet sitters in Union Park, Des Moines, read sitter profiles, and reach out to sitters who seem like a good fit for you and your pet(s). 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 house and pet sitter all through Rover: it's easy, safe, and cashless. You'll have the peace of mind knowing that your sitter has free premium insurance, a team of safety experts available 24/7, and will send you cute photo updates throughout the stay. Rover is the easiest way to find trustworthy Union Park pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

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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 Union 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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