Dog Boarding in Austin

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

1. Nola

Loving, attentive & responsible

Austin, TX, 78703

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

5 repeat clients

"This was my first time using Rover and I absolutely loved it! Nola took such good care of Ruby and sent photo updates while we were away! She was accommodati... (more)"

2. Cecilia

Designed for Dogs!

Rosedale, Austin, TX, 78756

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

2 repeat clients

"Fabulous experience! Cecilia is a true dog lover and very caring. Our baby had a blast with her and we felt very much at ease leaving her in Cecilia's capa... (more)"

3. Catherine

Barton Hills Doggy Club

Barton Hills, Austin, TX, 78704

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

10 repeat clients

"Absolutely amazing. I could not say anything more positive about their stay. I will recommend them to anyone and everyone. Please contact me if there is any ... (more)"

4. Geoff

Bubba's South Austin Hangout

Parker Lane, Austin, TX, 78741

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

26 repeat clients

"I'm pretty sure Emma was a little depressed when it was time to go home after her vacay at Bubba's house because she cried a little staring at their house as... (more)"

5. Mary

Love the dogs and I have the time

Mueller, Austin, TX, 78723

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

9 repeat clients

"Mary is amazing! I have used her for boarding and doggy daycare and I can't say enough great things. My pup always comes home worn out after a long day of pl... (more)"

6. Priyanka

Will Luv Ur Dog Almost As Much As U

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

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

"Priyanka was an exceptional sitter for my beagle. She was considerate, accommodating, knowledgeable and friendly. MY beagle loved her and took to her, and in... (more)"

7. Marlow

<3 long walks, +can work from home

Hyde Park, Austin, TX, 78751

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

2 repeat clients

"Marlow was awesome with Stanley! She has a great back yard, made us feel comfortable before I left him in her care for a few days, and sent me frequent updat... (more)"

8. Kristen

Must love dogs!!

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

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

3 repeat clients

"Kristen was willing to meet us in advance and answer any questions we had. She was very responsive and sent lots of pictures throughout Peggy's stay. Our d... (more)"

9. Cynthia

Nanny Cindy's Loving Pet Care

Barton Hills, Austin, TX, 78704

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

43 repeat clients

"Our two pugs recently spent the weekend with Cindy and we were so happy about the whole experience. First, she allowed us to drop by prior to the stay, just... (more)"

10. Lilia

Lilia's Dog Boarding

Montopolis, Austin, TX, 78741

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

22 repeat clients

"I highly recommend Lilia. Chacho and Topper had a blast at her home and enjoyed playing with Paisley. Lilia kept me informed daily on how they were doing, ca... (more)"

11. Tracy

Downtown Puppy Oasis

Downtown, Austin, TX, 78701

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Tracy did a great job taking care of Dakota and keeping me informed with regular updates and photos. We'll definitely be booking with her again. (more)"

12. Sara

Your dogs new best-friends!

Pleasant Valley, Austin, TX, 78741

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

9 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)"

13. Hannah

Dog Lover Here to Help!

Hyde Park, Austin, TX, 78751

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

1 repeat client
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About: Hi there! My name is Hannah and I am a dog lover through and through. I grew up with dogs both big and small and have my own dog now, Lucy, who I'v... (more)

14. Andrea

Long-time dog-lover from Barcelona!

Galindo, Austin, TX, 78704

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

47 repeat clients

"Andrea was wonderful! It was my first time using this app and I couldn't be more pleased! I will definitely use again, my puppy was so happy after her visit. (more)"

15. Chelsea

Dude and Gonzo's Play Palace

East Austin, Austin, TX, 78702

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

14 repeat clients

"Chelsea kept us updated throughout our trip with photos and videos of Lucy! Lucy loved playing with Chelsea's dogs and really seemed to make herself at home.... (more)"

16. Tessa

Friendly and fun dog/human duo

East Cesar Chavez, Austin, TX, 78702

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

6 repeat clients

"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. Kaili

Professional pet & farm sitter WFH!

Parker Lane, Austin, TX, 78741

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

"Miss Kaili assists us with pet sitting when we are out of town and dog-walking regularly during the week. We appreciate that her walks are private and our do... (more)"

18. Roberto

Dog Loving Couple!

Riverside, Austin , TX, 78741

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

8 repeat clients

"Great!! They took such good care of my dog Owen! They took him on long walks and sent me pictures and updates throughout his stay. I would definitely recomme... (more)"

19. Elissa

Will treat your dog like my own!

Austin, TX, 78703

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

1 repeat client

"So lucky to have found Elissa! My usual person was lit of town, but I think Elissa must became the new go to! So sweet and kind, loved and cared for my Rhoad... (more)"

20. Lauren

Fur-babies look no further!

Downtown, austin, TX, 78701

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

"Lauren is a good communicator, and clearly loves dogs. Her dog Chief is gentle and got along well with my dog Mabel during a quick evaluation meeting. Very... (more)"

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Austin Bark Score

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Score: 89.18

Vet Availability: 89 (US Avg 40)

Pet Services: 94 (US Avg 58)

Parks and Fun: 92 (US Avg 57)

Quality of Life: 82 (US Avg 58)

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. 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.

eady 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.