Dog Boarding in Austin

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight at your sitter's home.

1. Andrea

Long-time dog-lover from Barcelona!

Galindo, Austin, TX, 78704

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

29 repeat clients

"As a pretty new member to Rover.com, I have been looking for several different sitters to watch Cooper when I travel. Well, I think Cooper and I have found ... (more)"

2. Sara

Your dogs new best-friends!

Pleasant Valley, Austin, TX, 78741

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

6 repeat clients

"Sara and Shade treat Sasha wonderfully, and she loves staying with them and their dogs. I receive pictures and texts, and they even dropped her off at my hom... (more)"

3. Kathleen

your furbabies will be happy w/me!

South River City, Austin, TX, 78704

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

26 repeat clients

"Kathleen was great! I had my 3 1/2 month golden retriever puppy, Charlie, stay with her for two weeks when I was out of town. I received detailed daily updat... (more)"

4. Paige

Young Dog-Loving Couple

Pleasant Valley, Austin, TX, 78741

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

"Cooper had a fantastic stay with Paige and Eric. I would recommend them anytime! (more)"

5. Tracey

I'm All About Pet-Working!

Riverside, Austin, TX, 78741

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Tracey took excellent care of Walter during his last stay last week. I was lucky she was able to accommodate my last-minute request DURING the holidays! Yo... (more)"

6. Victoria

A canine stay-cation!

Saint Edwards, AUSTIN, TX, 78704

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

1 repeat client

"My 2 dogs received top care and social attention. Victoria treated my boys like they were her own. While I was away she sent me pictures and a brief descript... (more)"

7. Cassandra

Active, Works at Home, Fenced Yard!

South Lamar, AUSTIN, TX, 78704

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

4 repeat clients

"Cassandra was absolutely amazing - Gus had such a good time. He stayed in Austin with Cassandra's two dogs while I traveled back to Maine and she updated me ... (more)"

8. Lindyn

Perfect for Petite Pups

Old West Austin, Austin, TX, 78703

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Lindyn was great! She sent me so many pictures of my dog throughout the night and treated him as if he was her own! My dog is very shy and timid and I could ... (more)"

9. Austin

Dog lover, Responsible, Respectful

Austin , TX, 78703

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

"Austin Really took care of my pup, I highly recommend him! (more)"

10. Gabriel

Would you do it for a Scooby Snack?

South River City, Austin, TX, 78704

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

"Gabriel and his girlfriend were fantastic!!! They took such great care of Maggie. She had such a fun time she didn't want to come home! They were extremely... (more)"

11. Eren

Dogs are my reason to smile!

Galindo, Austin, TX, 78704

Dog Boarding

6 repeat clients

"I've had multiple rover sitters and Eren by far is the best! She took Chance to the park everyday and sent daily updates and pictures. She even gave him a ba... (more)"

12. Danielle

I am loving and nurturing.

Galindo, Austin, TX, 78704

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"I would highly recommend a stay with Danielle. She was very accommodating to my last minute travel changes. My dog came home happy and well-cared for after h... (more)"

13. Tyler

Active dog loving couple

Old West Austin, Austin, TX, 78703

Dog Boarding

"I've used several different Rover sitters, and Tyler and Chloe are the best ones I've ever had! They were so warm and friendly, and seemed super excited to h... (more)"

14. Leia

Fun loving dog lover!

Parker Lane, Austin, TX, 78741

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"This was my first time using Rover and I was nervous about not finding someone so last minute during a holiday. However, I immediately heard back from Leia a... (more)"

15. Erin

Dog Loving Family

Zilker, Austin, TX, 78704

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

12 repeat clients

"Erin and her family were great with Fozzi. He is a very active young dog and he had a great time. Looking forward to another opportunity to have Erin host F... (more)"

16. Tessa

Friendly and fun dog/human duo

East Cesar Chavez, Austin, TX, 78702

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"We booked last minute and Tessa was very accommodating. We also might have needed to extend Buddy'a stay and Tessa was very willing to work with us to make t... (more)"

17. Kelley

Dogs are sunshine!

Chestnut, Austin, TX, 78702

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Kelley's home is very convenient to the airport and has a large, fenced yard. She is easy to work with and has a friendly dog that kept mine company. i would... (more)"

18. Amanda

Big Or Small. I Love them all!

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

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

"Amanda took great care of my dog. She was prompt to reply to any questions I had. My dog received such great care with Amanda. I would definitely recommend her! (more)"

19. Brittney

Nothing like a girl and her dog

Hancock, Austin, TX, 78705

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

1 repeat client

"Britney was very sweet and accommodating! She took excellent care of our large black lab and also our orange fluffy cat, even though we booked her kind of la... (more)"

20. Miranda

Pup-lovin' Designer in East Austin

Central East Austin, Austin, TX, 78702

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

About: I have a 4 year-old husky mix named Lumin, who I've trained since she was a pup and walk twice a day. While I dog-sit regularly for my friends now,... (more)

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When it comes to dog boarding, dog owners in Austin love Rover. Over 6,380 owners have reviewed sitters in the Austin metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.94/5. You can also browse profiles, read reviews, and check us out on Yelp. The cost of dog boarding in Austin may surprise you—in a good way. That’s because there’s a dog sitter on Rover for nearly every price range and lifestyle. Curious about how much it you can expect to pay for overnight boarding on Rover? Check out our average dog sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

No matter what your schedule looks like—a business trip across the country, a tropical vacation across the world, or a weekend excursion across the state—you’ll find a trustworthy dog sitter on Rover who can’t wait to watch your dog. Your dog will love the in-home boarding experience they’ll get with a sitter on Rover. It’s truly luxury boarding, because your dog isn’t locked in cage at a kennel, they’re lounging on the couch with people who’ll treat them like you would—like family. In-house boarding means less stress for your pets, more one-on-one attention, and plenty of potty breaks, so you can take your trip and rest easy knowing that your dog is in great hands. Plus, you can even request adorable photo updates to follow along on your dog’s every adventure around Austin while you’re away.

Austin isn’t just a hub for up-and-coming musicians, filmmakers, and chefs, it’s also a growing and dog-friendly town with lots to offer animal lovers. Discover acres of off-leash dog parks where you can let your canine companion roam, along with metropolitan city streets where all the action is. You can even find dog-friendly restaurants that welcome canines of all sizes and shopping centers that won’t turn away an on-leash dog. Whatever you decide to do in Austin, whether that’s checking out SXSW, tasting the vibrant local cuisine, or taking a weekend road trip through the gorgeous natural landscape, Rover has your pet care needs covered. No matter where you live in Austin, you’ll find a loving, trusted sitter listed on Rover who lives just around the corner.

Ready to get started? Finding your dog’s perfect match is simple: just type in your zip code, choose dog boarding as your service, browse local sitter profiles near you, and get a conversation started with someone who seems like a great fit.

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Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in Austin donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Austin.

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Austin is one of the best cities in the US to have a dog! Check out our list of Austin and the other most dog-friendly cities in the summer, or read our head-to-head comparison of owning a dog in Portland vs Austin.