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1. Stacey

Your dog's home away from home

South River City, Austin, TX, 78704

"Stacey went above and beyond in every aspect. Her professionalism isn't hindered by her kind and hospitable personality, she's a true gem! Although Lyra prov... (more)"

2. Danithan

Friendly Hyde Park Sitter

Hyde Park, Austin, TX, 78751

"Alta Penelope Dog appeared to have a safe and fun stay with Danithan. He has a cozy spot in Hyde Park that is dog friendly and in a good neighborhood. I rece... (more)"

3. Bea Mariz

Dog mommy 4 life!

Downtown, Austin, TX, 78701

"Paolo had an AMAZING time with Bea and her husband! I know because she sent me lots of text updates and photos to tell us how our little guy was doing! We we... (more)"

4. Alexandra

Cozy Apartment with a Playful Dog

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

"Alexandra was the perfect sitter for Me, Sent me pics and updates without even asking! Riggs was cared for as good as i could of hoped for and he especially ... (more)"

Confirmed Labor Day Availability
5. Stephanie

Ready for fun?! Come on over!!!

Old West Austin, Austin, TX, 78703

"Stephanie is awesome! I always worry about/miss Lilly when we have to leave home without her, but Stephanie sent us daily updates, pictures and videos of... (more)"

6. Avery

Dog loving pre-vet major!

Holly, Austin, TX, 78702

"Avery did so great with our buddy. She sent regular updates about what he was up to which was super fun. He was really happy and relaxed when we picked him u... (more)"

7. Lee

Holly Neighborhood dog haven

Holly, Austin, TX, 78702

"My pup Sandy had such a great time here! Lee was such a sweet and thoughtful pet sitter. Their home was very cozy, clean, and pup friendly. Will definitely b... (more)"

Available this weekend
8. Danny

A friendly stay for your pet.

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

"Danny was a kind and compassionate dog sitter. I felt so comfortable leaving Lenny under his care, he treated him like he was his own! I received pictures of... (more)"

9. Cara

Dog loving couple close to dog park

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

"Cara and Trevor were awesome. They took the time to meet my pup well in advance of the stay. They are true dog lovers and my pup was well cared for during ... (more)"

10. Ann

Dog lover in a cute house near lake

Bouldin, Austin, TX, 78704

"Ann took great care of my pup, Olive. They visited Auditorium Shores and took long walks around downtown. I would highly recommend Ann. Olive was sad she had... (more)"

Confirmed Labor Day Availability
11. Elizabeth

Dog's best friend.

Holly, Austin, TX, 78702

"Thanks Liz for taking very good care of Melody last weekend. Melody had such a great time playing with your dogs. Thanks for keeping me updated with photos ... (more)"

Confirmed Labor Day Availability
12. Gaby

Experienced sitter and foster mom

Zilker, Austin, TX, 78704

"Gaby was the absolute best sitter for my pup. I had never left my pup with anyone for an extended period of time so I was very nervous. I was going to have t... (more)"

13. Sarah

ATX Dog Lover!

Upper Boggy Creek, Austin, TX, 78722

"I would recommend Sarah to anyone, we have had an indoor Persian Cat for over 18 years and Sarah learned at a very early age how to care for a pet but beside... (more)"

14. Caroline

Fun, Active Girl & Dog - Come Play!

Zilker, Austin, TX, 78704

"Margot had another great time with Caroline and Maize this past weekend! They went swimming and had lots of playtime together. So happy to have a person I ... (more)"

Confirmed Labor Day Availability
15. Amanda

Premier Sitter Near Barton Springs!

Barton Hills, Austin, TX, 78704

"Amanda dog sat and walked my pup for over a year and he absolutely loves and adores her. She is an extremely responsible and loving caregiver, and such a ... (more)"

16. Jacqueline

Austin, TX Pet Lover!

Pleasant Valley, Austin, TX, 78741

"Comet loved Jacqueline! He seemed very happy and well-exercised when we got him back after our honeymoon. We'll definitely keep her in mind in the future! (more)"

17. Shawn


Riverside, Austin , TX, 78741

"Shawn was great! He sent me pictures and videos while Kaiser was with him. He is an active person and would take the dogs out to the lake and parks. I had t... (more)"

Confirmed Labor Day Availability
18. Adan

Duplex and Yard space!

Parker Lane, austin, TX, 78741

"He is a very nice animal lover. He watched my old dogs when we were out of town and also likes cats too. He is very good with all pets. (more)"

Confirmed Labor Day Availability
19. Pavielle

Dog Lover and Nurturer

Holly, Austin, TX, 78702

"Pavi took care of our dog, Garcia, for a week while we were hiking through Southern Utah. She was the perfect match for a high energy dog that is always loo... (more)"

20. Kevyn

Your dog is in good hands!

Bouldin, Austin, TX, 78704

"I cannot say enough about how wonderful Kevyn is. Very accommodating as we needed her last minute. She sent us pictures and kept us updated on Chico. He came... (more)"

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Austin Humane Society

The Austin Humane Society is a community resource that promotes compassion toward animals. Formed in 1952, the Austin Humane Society is Austin's largest, longest standing no-kill, non-profit animal shelter.

As the largest no-kill, non-profit pet adoption center in Austin, the Austin Humane Society is dedicated to saving Austin's homeless cats and dogs, educating our community about responsible pet ownership, and reducing pet over-population.

Austin Pets Alive

Austin Pets Alive is currently focused on helping the healthy and treatable pets who are at risk of being killed in a shelter, by rescuing the pets who are at the greatest risk and helping owners who are having problems so great that they need to surrender their pet(s) to a shelter.

In their rescue program, to not duplicate work of other agencies, we focus solely on the pets who have already been passed over by other groups and the shelters? adoption programs and only take the healthy and treatable pets who are about to be killed and have no other options.

Dogs Out Loud

Dogs Out Loud provides training, behavior rehabilitation, and high quality care to medium to large breed dogs dying at shelters due to resource intensive behavior problems. We provide additional behavior support services that address specifically identified gaps currently costing the lives of this subset of shelter dogs.

Pug Rescue Austin

Pug Rescue of Austin is an all-volunteer nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to the rescue, healthcare, and placement of abused, neglected, and unwanted pugs. They do not discriminate on the basis of health or age. All rescued dogs reside in loving foster homes until adopted and receive treatment for all urgent and essential care needs, including vaccinations, heartworm testing and treatment, and spay/neuter. Their mission is to provide a safe, caring, and humane refuge for abandoned dogs in our community and to ensure quality adoptive homes. Pug Rescue of Austin promotes responsible dog ownership through a mandatory sterilization policy and provides public education about the unique needs of pugs.

Texas Humane Legislation Network

THLN is the voice at the Texas Legislature for untold numbers of animals throughout Texas who suffer horrific abuse and tragic neglect at the hands of callous humans.

More on Austin

In the midst of a cultural renaissance, Austin is quickly becoming the hub for up-and-coming musicians, filmmakers, and chefs. Home to some of the most notorious festivals and parties, this growing dog-friendly town has a lot to offer both you and your dog.

Give your dog some off-leash exercise at local dog parks, run freely along the creeks, or explore the metropolitan city. Austin welcomes dogs of all sizes in their trendy restaurants and bars while offering an array of pet-friendly shopping centers.

Whether you're going to an infamous SXSW concert, testing the local cuisine or taking a weekend road trip, wants to make sure your pooch is taken care of. Our community of dog lovers offers dog boarding, dog sitting, and dog walking services that will put your mind at ease.

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