Top Dog of the Month: Medium Dog Room



Name:  Caydence

Nicknames: CJ, Hound Girl, Boo

Full name (if registered or have a middle name):  Caydence Jo

How old? 2.5

When did they come live with you?  January 2018

Any siblings(animal or human?) Canine sister Mylie and feline sister Cotton

Favorite place? The back yard or out in the woods

Which one best: Outside or inside? Outside- got to get them squirrels

Dog parks, Nap times, or Spa Day? Nap Time when it’s hot, Fly ball practice

Favorite place to sleep?  My crate for naps and the foot of mom and dad’s bed at night

Favorite food dog or human kind? PASTA.  Give me the NOODLES!!!!


Favorite toy at home: My flyball wall board and compression balls and jumping up the trees in the backyard


Favorite thing to do? Squirrel hunt in back yard, flyball, CATS and FAST CATS (running is my thing!!!)


Favorite person or best friend? Flyball Kim and then everyone else


Watching my figure or YOLO (Picky eater or "starving all the time?") YOLO- bird seed is my fave…..


I always am… loud and full of energy


Loves getting pets or just a loner? Loves me the pets


Introvert vs extrovert? Somewhere in between


Funny characteristics:  Loves being brushed, thinks she’s Mylie body guard, loves small dogs


Misc stories about their past etc.: Caydence was from a litter of 8.  When six found homes and the owners did not

want to keep waiting Caydence and her brother were brought to Animal Lifeline of Iowa where Sarah first met her and decided she’d be the perfect dog for her daddy as a birthday present.  She is super sweet and gentle, but is all hound.  Caydence LOVES anything with running and jumping.  Some people have a home girl, we have a hound girl.

Hours of Operation



Current hours during COVID19 pandemic:


Monday - Friday: 6:30 am - 12 pm; 2 pm to 6 pm
Saturday: CLOSED

Sunday: No Daycare

Boarding Drop offs &  Pickups:
Monday - Friday: 6:30 am - 12 pm; 2 pm to 6 pm



Please no walk ins. We kindly ask that you schedule an appointment. Thank you! 

724 Scott Ave

Des Moines, Iowa 50309

T / 515.288.0957
F / 866-604-8085

On the corner of SE 8th St and Scott Ave just south of the East Village downtown.​

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