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House Sitting in West Des Moines

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

Confirmed availability
 Thanksgiving
1. Molly Verified Background Check

Will love your pet like my own!

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50310

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Molly did a great job watching our dog Bo! We work some late nights and she stayed and kept our boy company and took him for walks, played,cuddled, etc. She … (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

"Above and beyond! Alexis is truly a Dog lover through and through. This was our first experience with Rover and our first experience hiring someone to help wit… (more)"

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3. Erin Verified Background Check

Animals are Angels on Earth

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"House/pet sitting with Erin was a wonderful experience! She made sure to meet in the location she would be sitting to meet my dog and go over particulars of wh… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Thanksgiving
4. Kayla Verified Background Check

My dog is my family & so is yours!

West Des Moines, IA, 50266

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

"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 wa… (more)"

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5. Allison Verified Background Check

Animal whisperer

Clive, IA, 50325

House Sitting

"IMPRESSIVE! Allison is hands down the greatest pet sitter I have had. And I love her vibe! My pets (dogs especially) are a bit high maintenance & she exceeded … (more)"

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6. Madyson Verified Enhanced Background Check

Veterinary Technology Student!

Lower Beaver, Des Moines, IA, 50310

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Was very good about communication and the dogs seemed happy when we got back. Also she was neat - house was clean when we got home. Will most likely use again. (more)"

7. Katie Verified Background CheckRover 101

Confident, Fun Loving and Gentle!

West Des Moines, IA, 50266

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Katie was absolutely amazing! This was my first experience using Rover, and I got matched with the perfect person! She was so patient and attentive. Definitely… (more)"

8. Jonnie Verified Enhanced Background Check

Love Them Like My Own

URBANDALE, IA, 50322

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jonnie was a wonderful dog sitter for our dog Jack. He is s rescue Jack russell and it takes him a bit to warm up to people, but not with Jonnie. He warmed u… (more)"

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9. Kendra Verified Background Check

Lover of all animals!

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kendra stayed with our two dogs for a weekend, and is so wonderful! I am typically a worry wart, but she made everything so easy and took great care of our boy… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Thanksgiving
10. 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)"

11. 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)"

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12. Paige Verified Enhanced Background Check

Reliable, responsible pet sitter

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50311

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

"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)"

Confirmed availability
 Thanksgiving
13. Lucia Verified Enhanced Background CheckRover 101

Dr. Lulittle at Your Service!

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50322

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

"Lucia was so good with my senior dog. Lucia watched my girl often because of my work schedule and I always felt good knowing she was in good hands with her. Sh… (more)"

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14. Meredith Verified Enhanced Background Check

Pet Sitting - excited animal lovin!

Waveland Park, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting

"Meredith is great with dogs. She is patient, kind and makes sure the dog is extremely well taken care of at all times. She is a great dog sitter - would recomm… (more)"

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15. Sarah Verified Background CheckRover 101

Animal Science Degree

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sarah is great! She was very responsive and took great care of my babies. Stayed overnight with my dogs, took them for a few walks and fed them. She kept in co… (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Thanksgiving
16. Heidi Verified Background CheckRover 101

Caring Pet Sitting in my Home

Urbandale, IA, 50322

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

"Petunia enjoyed her stay at Heidi's, She came home happy and didnt't give me a hard time later. (more)"

Confirmed availability
 Thanksgiving
17. Carly Verified Background Check

Fun&Flexible! Walks, Frisbee, Naps!

West Des Moines, IA, 50266

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Carly has been my dog sitter for a few years! She recently relocated which is why I'm willing to share my awesome experience being lucky enough to have her. I… (more)"

18. Jessica Verified Background CheckRover 101

Love For All Claws N Paws

West Des Moines, IA, 50266

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jess was great with all three of our dogs. The house was clean and everything was in order. She sent frequent updates (with photos) after asking what we prefer… (more)"

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19. Erika Verified Background Check

The Perfect Dog-Aunt

West Des Moines, IA, 50266

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

"Erika was SUCH a huge help when we needed her in a pinch! We have an English bulldog and treat him like our child. She took care of him and provided him all of… (more)"

20. Jennifer & Christine Verified Background Check

Family snuggles & excellent care!

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

About: We have a dog- we've had other dogs- we want to meet your dog. Our household is comprised of me- the mom, an aunt, and two teenagers. As the mom I h… (more)


As dog lovers, we understand how difficult it can be to leave your pet when you have to head out of town. Luckily, you can find the perfect house sitter in seconds on Rover.com. If you're looking for trusted house sitters while you're away, whether it's for one night or a whole month, you can find a sitter who meets your - and your pet's - needs. We manually review and approve every profile on our site, and we offer tools to help you make the right decision for your pet - including background checks, sitter testimonials, community reviews. We also offer training and extra safety tools, such as the Protection Package. And we always recommend an in-person Meet & Greet so you can see that your sitter is the perfect fit for your pet. Rover is proud to be the nation's largest network of pet lovers for hire.