Pet Sitting & Drop Ins in Waveland Woods, Des Moines, IA

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

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1. 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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2. Emily Verified Background Check

Pet loving home

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

"Emily is timely, professional, and I can tell she truly loves animals. I know my puppy is in great hands with her and that she will have a blast! Thanks Emily! (more)"

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3. 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)"

4. Chelsea Verified Background CheckRover 101

Professional & trustworthy sitter!

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Chelsea was great with our German Shepherd CJ! She arrived promptly at our scheduled drop in times and her updates were very detailed which made me happy a... (more)"

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5. Katie Verified Background Check

Pro Pet Aunt! Will snuggle!

Urbandale, IA, 50322

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katie does a great job communicating with us throughout the process - all the way from booking to after her visit with our dogs have ended. She is very accom... (more)"

6. Deborah Verified Background Check

Safe, warm, happy Urbandale home!

Urbandale, IA, 50322

Drop-In Visits

"Both we and our dog babies equally love Deborah. Deborah is very dependable and trustworthy. She was very caring and attentive to the needs of our dogs. We h... (more)"

7. Ben Verified Background Check

I have a soft spot for cats & dogs

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

About: I’ve taken care of my own dog and cat growing up. I rescued my border collie and trained her to be a fun loving companion. I enjoy the company that... (more)

8. 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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9. Erin Verified Background Check

Animals are Angels on Earth

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Erin's second visit taking care of my cats was just as good as the first! She kept their messes tidy and their bellies full, and was willing to go the extra ... (more)"

10. Brad & Sundie Verified Enhanced Background Check

Welcome to The Rescue Ranch!

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50322

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

"Brad is absolutely INCREDIBLE with animals! I have trusted him with mine many many times and they always come back happy, healthy, and content. Brad has a sp... (more)"

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11. 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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12. 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)"

13. Jessica Verified Background Check

Crazy Dog Lady!!

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50021

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Very good my dog. Prompt to the timeframe agreed upon. Would recommend and use again. (more)"

14. Taylor Verified Background Check

Home full-time, HUGE animal lover

Windsor Heights, IA, 50324

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Taylor is great with our pup Baxter. She does a great job letting me know her availability and being willing to drop by when I ask for a last minute check i... (more)"

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15. Chelsey Verified Background Check

Animal lover of all kinds!

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Chelsey was great! She was easy to communicate with and did exactly what I asked. She did a check in visit with my dog and left me good remarks and good pict... (more)"

16. Courtney Verified Background Check

Energetic and Responsible Provider

Clive, IA, 50325

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Courtney was great, it was a last minute trip and she made the time to help us out. Very flexible and Spanky was very happy which makes us very happy! Thank... (more)"

17. Jeremy Verified Background Check

I love dogs with my heart and soul.

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"We really appreciated Jeremy coming over to meet us & our dog & agreeing to care for our dog with very little notice. It was very comforting to have Jeremy t... (more)"

18. April Verified Background Check

Dogs make life worth living.

Windsor heights, IA, 50324

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"April was amazing, I would recommend her to watch your fur babies for you! Our dogs loved her right from the meet and great. She sent pictures of the pups an... (more)"

19. Sydney Verified Background CheckRover 101

Available Over the Holidays!

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50322

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Sydney is a great dog-sitter! My pup always has a great time with her and she’ll take care of your fur baby as if it was her own! (more)"

20. Nancy Verified Background Check

Fenced yard, home frequently

Windsor Heights, IA, 50324

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I have been a dog owner since I was a child. We have always adopted strays or rescued them. I am very active and enjoy the companionship of anima... (more)

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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 Waveland Woods 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 Waveland Woods, 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 Waveland Woods pet sitters and avoid the kennel.

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