Dog Boarding in Austin

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

1. Amanda

Big Or Small. I Love them all!

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

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

4 repeat clients

"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)"

2. Kathleen

not taking new clients at this time

South River City, Austin, TX, 78704

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

28 repeat clients

"Kathleen is amazing!!! I've never left my dogs with someone who wasn't family before, so I was a bit nervous at first. The meet and greet went so well and I ... (more)"

3. Andrea

Long-time dog-lover from Barcelona!

Galindo, Austin, TX, 78704

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

39 repeat clients

"Andrea and her husband were amazing! I was very nervous about leaving my puppy for the first time but Andrea assured me that she would be well taken care of.... (more)"

4. Tessa

Friendly and fun dog/human duo

East Cesar Chavez, Austin, TX, 78702

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

2 repeat clients

"Tessa was awesome! Took in my dog for almost a week and half- took him for long walks on the greenbelt, and sent me pics and updates! Didn't have any issue w... (more)"

Available this weekend
5. Roberto

Dog Loving Couple!

Downtown, Austin , TX, 78701

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

"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)"

6. Cassandra

Active, Works at Home, Fenced Yard!

South Lamar, AUSTIN, TX, 78704

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

13 repeat clients

"We just picked up our fur baby from Cassandras house after staying in Austin for a fun weekend from Houston. Let's just say Rani is passed out. Cassandra kep... (more)"

7. Caitlin

Dogs are my Happy Place

Rosewood, Austin, TX, 78721

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

"Caitlin was great! She responded quickly to my request and set up a meet and greet immediately. I could tell she was a dog person. Sent me photos throughout ... (more)"

8. Madison

Dog Lovers Close To Campus!

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

Dog Boarding

1 repeat client

"Madison and her roommates were great. I could tell that my dog was showered with attention and enjoyed his stay! Thanks again Madison (more)"

9. Leigh

At-home photographer & dog junkie!

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

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

4 repeat clients

"Leigh took such great care of our dog, Rex! She was flexible when our travel plans changed, and kept us up to date during our time away with tons of photos a... (more)"

10. 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

5 repeat clients

"Mary was great from beginning to end. She was ready bright and early to receive Pekas, and kept me updated throughout the day with cute photos and highlights... (more)"

11. Erin

Dog Loving Family

Zilker, Austin, TX, 78704

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

14 repeat clients

"Erin and her family took such great care of our dog! She sent sweet messages and great pictures regularly during his stay and took him on plenty of walks. We... (more)"

12. Gabby

Your puppies will be my babies!

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

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

"Gabby was great! She had a meet-and-greet with me and my pup, Roofus, before I went out of town. She also sent photos of Roofus every day to let me know how ... (more)"

13. Charlotte

Experienced College Animal Lover

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

"Charlotte was wonderful to my dog. From what I have heard of the visit, he had a great time being cuddled and played with. She kept me updated on anything ... (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
14. Brudge

Focused, business-like. Caring.

Hancock, Austin, TX, 78751

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

14 repeat clients

"Brudge was amazing! My Goldendoodle stayed with Brudge for 6 days and had an absolute blast. He took Owen on walks, hikes on the trail, and arranged several ... (more)"

15. Courtney

WFH designer / doggo sitter

Riverside, Austin, TX, TX, 78741

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

"In general, I was super nervous to leave my pup man, Bentley, for the first time. Bentley is full of energy and life, and I was worried about him getting the... (more)"

16. Nicole

Ill spoil your dog while youre away

South River City, Austin, TX, 78704

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client
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About: I have been around dogs since the day I was born and have one dog of my own currently. I would love to play with your dog, take it for walks and k... (more)

Available this weekend
17. Ashley

Dog lover with a big heart!

West University, Austin , TX, 78705

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

"I have known Ashley for such a long time and she is such a great dog person. She has trained her dog to be a very good inside dog. She is very active and lov... (more)"

18. Jesse

I simply love dogs!

West University, Austin , TX, 78705

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

"Jesse was great, I didn't worry about a thing while away. He sent me a great professional photo of Willie having a blast. He even dropped him off to my apart... (more)"

19. Tyler

Active dog loving couple

Old West Austin, Austin, TX, 78703

Dog Boarding

"Tyler and Chloe were great, left Gizmo with them for a few days and they were great with him. Seeing how happy he was when I picked him up I new he enjoyed h... (more)"

20. Ari

Fun Loving and Hard Working

Bouldin, Austin, TX, 78704

Dog Boarding

3 repeat clients

"Ari was wonderful with both my cat and dog. He even handled an incident with the pest control team at my apartment complex very professionally and alerted me... (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.