Pet Setting & Drop Ins in Westwood, Des Moines, IA

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

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
1. Summer

Snuggles for your fur baby!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"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)"

2. Tanya

Your Dog’s Second Best Friend

West Des Moines, IA, 50266

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

21 repeat clients

"My family & I were traveling to Florida and decided to have Tanya come over to let the dogs out and play. We had never done this before & only used a boardin... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
3. Katy

Katy's my name, walking dogs is...

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Katy went above and beyond this week by taking my pup to Daycare for me and feeding her in the morning since I had to stay late at work for a meeting! She is... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
4. Kendra

Home full-time, dog park fan!

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

8 repeat clients

"Very impressed! Kendra was wonderful. We absolutely love the photos of our dog Dudley during her visit! Everything went as planned, very happy with her serv... (more)"

5. Sydney

Large Fenced Yard and a Friend!

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50322

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

3 repeat clients

"Sydney is one of the few people that we trust with our 2 border collies (their grandma being the other we leave them with). She's very attentive and gives t... (more)"

6. Kaitlin

Fenced in yard, home away from home

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Took our 10 year old maltipoo to Kaitlin for a weekend trip. She did wonderful. She kept me updated with how she was doing through text and pictures. She ... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
7. Laurie

Home FT, LG yard, own 2 dogs

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

2 repeat clients

".It was great to go on vacation and know our cat was in such great care! We loved the pictures and updates! Thank you for a worry free vacation! (more)"

8. Jill

Wannabe dog owner!

Sherman Hill, Des Moines, IA, 50314

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Jill is absolutely amazing with animals and treats everyone's pet like they're her own. Jill is eager to take care of my dog, Lily, when I'm not around -- an... (more)"

9. Amanda

student with passion for animals!

Westwood, Des Moines, IA, 50312

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Amanda is an animal lover and has a huge heart. She is responsible and is someone you can count on. She has a lot of energy. (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
10. Rebecca

I will treat your baby like my own!

Downtown Des Moines, Des Moines, IA, 50309

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

"Rebecca loves dogs and has been great when watching my lab! She is responsible and always takes my dog out on adventures! I’d recommend her to anyone. (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
11. Meredith

Work at home, give great belly rubs

WEST DES MOINES, IA, 50265

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Meredith is the dog whisperer! She has such a gentle and kindhearted spirit. She’s always punctual, responsible and just a genuine sweetheart to deal with. ... (more)"

12. Liisi

Ultra animal lover!

West Des Moines, IA, 50266

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Liisi took care of my dog, Mabel on a moments notice and how willing to adjust her schedule to meet my needs. She not only took care of her but sent me photo... (more)"

13. Katie

Reliable, life-long dog lover

West Des Moines, IA, 50266

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Katie was fantastic to work with! She was available to meet me and my dogs and help me on short notice and it was obvious she took great care of them on the... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
14. Jennifer

We love dogs & they love it here!

West Des Moines, IA, 50265

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

15 repeat clients

"Jennifer was absolutely perfect. She responded to an emergency that we had and was a lifesaver for us and our pets. (more)"

15. Sarah

Dog obsessed, responsible pet owner

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

About: I have been house and pet sitting for friends, family, and co-workers for about six years. I enjoy spending quality time with dogs and treating the... (more)

16. Hannah

Pets are like family, special!!

Merle Hay, Des Moines, IA, 50322

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Hannah does an excellent job watching our pets. She really cares for the animals. We defently recommend her to our friends. She has watched our neighbors dog... (more)"

17. Kassi

I'll run with your dog, dog lover

Southwestern Hills, Des Moines, IA, 50321

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

"She is very outgoing and loves dogs. Enjoys playing with dogs. Will show them the attention they need. Very patient and will do anything to make the dog comf... (more)"

18. Caitlyn

100% chance of spoiling your dog

Drake, Des Moines, IA, 50311

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Caitlyn loves animals, she is always volunteering to help ARL or organizations in need. Sge is responsible and would trust her with my furry baby and in my ... (more)"

Confirmed Memorial day Availability
19. Cory

I'll run with your dog! I love dogs

Beaverdale, Des Moines, IA, 50310

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

"We call Cory our fur baby's (Dewey) BFF. Dewey gets beyond excited when he knows he will be hanging out with Cory. He is definitely an animal lover, regardle... (more)"

20. Zach

Interaction and love

West Des Moines, IA, 50065

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: My first job at 12 years old was working of a dog groomer walking dogs. It was truly one of my favorite experiences of my life. Now that I am a l... (more)

Dog owners in Westwood, Des Moines, IA love booking pet sitting with sitters on Rover.com. 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 can be super affordable, no matter where you live. Trust us, we think you'll be pleasantly surprised. Curious what it might cost to book pet sitting with Rover? Check out our average pet sitting rates to get an idea before reaching out and starting a conversation with a pet sitter near you in Westwood.

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