House Sitting in Westwood, Des Moines, IA

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Jermaina M.
student & animal loverWest Des Moines, IA, 50265
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Jermaina was amazing! We left her with 5 of our furbabies for 5 days! She was in constant contact, tons of pictures, and you could tell she genuinely cared abou… (more)

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$35
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Erin P.
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Animals are Angels on EarthDrake, Des Moines, IA, 50311
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Erin was absolutely amazing!! She loved my babies so much! She sent loads of pictures, which I appreciated. I ALMOST think they were disappointed when I got… (more)

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$55
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Alexandria L.
You leave ‘em, I love ‘em!Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Alex has always placed her pets on a pedestal in her life. Her kindness and compassion puts the needs of her pets first. She will handle any pet with love and h… (more)

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$30
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Confirmed availability: Memorial day
Alexis S.
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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 - includi… (more)

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$45
per night
Confirmed availability: Memorial day
Lexie E.
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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 a… (more)

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$40
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Animal Science major and dog loverWest Des Moines, IA, 50265
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Abby was Excellent with our Bella ! Bella loved being with Abby too. This is our first time using Rover.com and we are very happy with Abby . She is an excellen… (more)

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$26
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A dog lover helping pet parentsSherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Robin was amazing! This was our first time using Rover and our first time leaving Rider home for the weekend. Robin stayed at our house and was excellent with c… (more)

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$25
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Compassionate, Energetic, AttentiveNorth Of Grand, Des Moines, IA, 50312
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Jenny was such an amazing sitter for our dog! She's sat her two times and both have been great experiences - one for a single day and the other for most of a we… (more)

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$40
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Dr. Lulittle at Your Service!Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50322
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

Lucia is awesome! She was great with our two dogs over Thanksgiving. She’s reliable and a great communicator, we loved the picture updates she sent! (more)

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$30
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Confirmed availability: Memorial day
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Animal Science DegreeWest 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 con… (more)

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$30
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Freelancer with a flexible scheduleSherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Emily is a total lifesaver! We asked her to watch our 10-month old retriever from morning until night with a walk everyday for 7 straight days while we were out… (more)

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$50
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Experienced and caring petsitterSouthwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Tricia did an in-home stay with our 2 dogs for the week and did a tremendous job with keeping us up to date with pictures and constant communication. She also w… (more)

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$25
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Confirmed availability: Memorial day
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Lover of all fur babiesBeaverdale, 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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$30
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Pet loving homeWest 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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Reliable, responsible pet sitterMerle 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 up… (more)

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$35
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Cat Lady Who Loves Watching DogsMerle 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)

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$40
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Ill walk your dog down my last nameWaveland Woods, Des moines, IA, 50312
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Chace really helped us out when we needed someone to watch our dog Simon when he wasn't feeling well and we couldn't stay home with him. He was responsive and … (more)

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$45
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Fun-loving dog-enthusiast!North Of Grand, Des Moines, IA, 50312
Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

My dog, Cocoa, loves to go for outings with Ella. Sometimes it's a long walk to the lake, or a jog through the woods or just a neighborhood ramble. Cocoa always… (more)

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$50
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Professional Care and Personal LoveSouthwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Christina was so great!! Very kind, flexible and took great care of our three dogs while we were out of town. Left the house clean and the dogs happy. Thank you… (more)

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$25
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Eat.Play.Love.Woodland Heights, Des Moines, IA, 50312
House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

Alex is amazing with my two dogs— Blaze and Emmy. They absolutely adore Alex. Alex has been watching Blaze and Emmy for years while I am on vacation. I know Bla… (more)

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$26
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