1. Bea Mariz

Dog mommy 4 life!

Downtown, Austin, TX, 78701

"Bea is a wonderful sitter. She provided pictures and updates each day which put our minds at ease when travelling. I'm pretty sure our dog didn't want to lea... (more)"

2. Stacey

Your dog's home away from home

South River City, Austin, TX, 78704

"Despite the fact that my dog became ill in her care, Stacey was incredibly attentive and kept me in the loop. She's a kind person who seems very passionate a... (more)"

3. Carroll

Flexible schedule & Loving Home

Dawson, Austin, TX, 78704

"Cornbread had a wonderful time staying with Carroll! I could tell she was happy to be under his watch! Carroll was great about keeping me updated on Cornbrea... (more)"

4. Alexandra

Cozy Apartment with a Playful Dog

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

"Wonderful. (more)"

5. Danithan

Friendly Hyde Park Sitter

Hyde Park, Austin, TX, 78751

"I will definitely be using Danithan as a go to sitter! Rainey seemed to have a great time with him and came back appropriately tired. Danithan was very respo... (more)"

6. Caroline

Fun, Active Girl & Dog - Come Play!

Zilker, Austin, TX, 78704

"Caroline and her sweet border colie Maizy were both wonderful and welcoming to our Leo. He had an exciting sleepover. Caroline sent pictures of the dogs play... (more)"

7. Jacqueline

Austin, TX Pet Lover!

Pleasant Valley, Austin, TX, 78741

"Jacqueline took such good care of Huey the greyhound while we were gone. She took him on walks and even let him sleep on the bed. And she sent me lots of pic... (more)"

8. Lori

Vet Assistant caring for animals!

Pleasant Valley, Austin, TX, 78741

"Lori was PHENOMENAL. She watched my little pup with minimal notice and was extremely flexible and accommodating with me on drop off and pick up times. She wa... (more)"

9. Michael

Fun in the Hills

Barton Hills, Austin, TX, 78704

"My dog Julio had the BEST time with Michael!!! He will be going back again the next time we go out of town again for sure. Michael sent me tons of awesome ... (more)"

10. Avery

Dog loving pre-vet major!

Holly, Austin, TX, 78702

"We had a great experience with Avery. She sent pics throughout the weekend and kept me updated. I certainly appreciated that! (more)"

11. Gaby

Experienced sitter and foster mom

Zilker, Austin, TX, 78704

"Great sitter. Sent a lot of pictures, texts, and videos. Very flexible with drop off and pick up time. Good with puppies. Jack loved his stay! (more)"

12. Cara

Dog loving couple close to dog park

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

"Lacy spent two days with Cara and Trevor and their dog Cali. When she finally came home she was wiped out. Judging from that behaviour that can only mean o... (more)"

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13. Jasmine

Home away from Home

Parker Lane, Austin, TX, 78741

"Jasmine is the best!! So loving and caring! I know 110% that she sincerely loves and cares for every animal like it were her own. She goes above and beyond t... (more)"

14. Skyler

Active South Austin Home!

Bouldin, Austin, TX, 78704

"Koko has so much fun with Duke and his parents - they are such similar breeds it's fun seeing what it would be like if he had a brother :) Skyler and April a... (more)"

15. Hannah

Will treat your pup like family!

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

"Hannah was great! She took Oliver swimming and to the park. He was exhausted when I picked him from all of the fun adventures he went on. Hannah sent me pict... (more)"

16. Courtney

Loving Sitter

Hancock, Austin, TX, 78705

"Judy made a new best friend with Indie, Courtney's adorable little Heeler. She made the time to exercise her and play Judy's favorite game of fetch. Judy cam... (more)"

17. Sarah

ATX Dog Lover!

Upper Boggy Creek, Austin, TX, 78722

"I have known Sarah for 4 years and have seen her care for her two cats while doing a fabulous job of it. She has a very kind and nurturing attitude towards a... (more)"

18. Madelline

The best dog sitter

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

"Madeline took good care of Judson. Judson requires love, attention, and exercise and I believe she received that with her. Judson seemed happy when I Madelin... (more)"

19. Ann

Dog lover in a cute house near lake

Bouldin, Austin, TX, 78704

"Choosing a dog sitter can be an extremely anxious decision, because let's be honest....those pups mean the world to us! Ann made this process comfortable ... (more)"

20. Samantha

Reliable, Attentive Animal Lover

Dawson, Austin, TX, 78704

"After taking care of my welsh corgi for the weekend, it is obvious how good Samantha is with dogs. She took him on long outdoor adventures and was very promp... (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.

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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.

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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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