House Sitting in Waterbury, Des Moines, IA

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

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1. Erin Verified Background Check

Animals are Angels on Earth

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Erin has been awesome. By the love and caring she showed our herd (2 dogs and 3 cats) we were able to relax and enjoy our time away. She left the place spotles… (more)"

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2. Alexis Verified Enhanced Background Check

Dog lover with lots of experience!

Windsor Heights, IA, 50324

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Alexis helped me out with a puppy when I was in a tough spot! She went above and beyond to make sure Oakley was cared after and loved while I was gone - includ… (more)"

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3. Emily Verified Background Check

Your dog loves walks and so do I!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moinea, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emily was great with our dog! Also appreciated the updates from her when we were gone. (more)"

4. Jillian Verified Background Check

Animal lover and school teacher♥️

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jillian is one of the kindest, most hard working people I know! She is a full-time Elementary school teacher who has a passion for dogs and exercise on the sid… (more)"

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5. Emily Verified Background Check

Pet loving home

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

"I am so glad we found someone we can trust with our dog! Emily is responsible, trustworthy, and caring. We get so nervous leaving him but everything went great… (more)"

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6. Sarah Verified Background Check

Dog obsessed, responsible pet owner

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

"Sarah was AWESOME! I could tell my pup had a great time with her while we were away. She sent pictures which is greatly and let me know how everything was goin… (more)"

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7. 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 exceeded our expectations in every way! She was professional, responsible, trustworthy and super nice! She sent frequent pictures of our dog playing and… (more)"

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 Easter weekend
8. Emily Verified Background Check

Freelancer with a flexible schedule

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Emily stayed with our puppy of 4 months for a week and we are very pleased with everything she did while we were away. She taught our pup to obey several comm… (more)"

9. Jenny Verified Background Check

Compassionate, Energetic, Attentive

North Of Grand, Des Moines, IA, 50312

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jenny did a wonderful job house sitting for our corgi. She followed all of my instructions (and I’ll be the first to admit I can be a crazy dog mom) and sent p… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
10. Shelby Verified Background Check

24 years of loving on my pups:)

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Shelby is a very responsible person who loves animals! She has cared for my chocolate lab with the best intentions and care. She gives my dog, and other animal… (more)"

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11. Kelly Verified Background Check

Animal Lover

Des Moines, IA, 50310

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I was very happy to find Kelly, she is a true animal lover and takes amazing care of my two dogs. one of my dogs is slightly difficult to handle but, I have no… (more)"

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12. Nicole Verified Background Check

Animal Lover Here to Help!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

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

"Nicole was very accommodating to our situation. She was willing to allow our puppy to stay with her as well as come to our home to take care of our two boys. S… (more)"

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13. Paige Verified Enhanced Background Check

Reliable, responsible pet sitter

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50311

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"Paige did an amazing job watching our animals! But it was more than that, she took care of our house and even ran the dishwasher! She was great at keeping us u… (more)"

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14. Sophia Verified Background Check

Attentive and Caring!

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sophia watched our two dogs and house sat for us during a short weekend away. She texted updates and took great care of the dogs. She was responsive and accomm… (more)"

15. Tamijha Verified Background Check

Animals have a big place in my ❤️

Lower Beaver, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"Tamijha is very trustworthy and spoils Duke. She provides me with updates and photos and is willing to also watch my foster dogs too. Duke is a big fan of Ta… (more)"

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16. Lindsey Verified Background CheckRover 101

I'll love your dog like my own!

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50322

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

"Finn had a great time with Lindsey and I will certainly use her again. She was very friendly and took Finn on walks. He even had his own bed and sleeping space. (more)"

17. Lexie Verified Background Check

Looking to meet my new best friend!

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Lexie was wonderful! Unfortunately due to recent issues our trip was cut short so Lexie didn’t get to stay with Pepper and Ali the whole time, however she did … (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
18. Casandra Verified Background Check

No bark is too loud!

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

"I needed a dog sitter overnight at the last minute and chose Casandra on Rover.com. Casandra did a great job taking care of my dog, Happy! Happy is often anxio… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Easter weekend
19. Katie Verified Background Check

Cat Lady Who Loves Watching Dogs

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50311

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

About: I have been a weekly dog sitter for a family friend who has referred me to several other families as well. I have watched dogs both at the owners' ho… (more)

20. Missy Verified Background Check

Making dogs as happy as I am!

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Missy watched my dog Ollie for a few days while he was recovering from a surgery! She was early each day and was so kind and energetic! Ollie loved hanging out… (more)"

Dog owners in Waterbury, Des Moines, IA turn to house sitters on Rover.com for their house sitting needs. Over 540 pet owners have reviewed house sitters in the Des Moines metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.9/5. House sitting can be affordable, no matter where you live or what your price range may be. Curious about how much house sitting costs in Des Moines with Rover.com? Check out our average house sitting rates near you to get an idea before getting a conversation started with a house 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 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 Waterbury, Des Moines house sitting needs. On Rover, it's easy to find a loving dog sitter in Waterbury, 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 Waterbury 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 Waterbury, 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 Waterbury, 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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