Austin Pet Sitting Jobs

Looking for a change of pace in your work life? How about the pace of a dog walk?

Why Should You Become a Dog Sitter?

If the benefits of a dog walking job elude you, check out the Rover community. Get connected with pet owners in your area and grow your own business in no time. Here's why:
  • Choose the pet care services that works for you. Work from home, the dog park, or wherever you want to bring your dog clients
  • Create your own flexible schedule. Work full-time or part-time.
  • Set your own rates. Earn up to $1,000 per month.
  • You're getting paid to play with dogs!
  • The Rover Community

    You don't have to start from scratch like other pet sitting jobs. This business comes with a community of support.

    Get Started Online

    Craft a unique profile that stands out. Every profile is reviewed by the Rover team and less than 20% are accepted. Make every word count

    Get Paid Automatically

    Once you're approved, begin accepting clients. Earn up to $1,000 per month or more if you provide dog boarding (hosting dogs in your home).

    Get Business Support

    Whether you're looking for more clients or want to grow your business, Rover provides educational resources to have you succeed!

    Get the Coverage You Need

    The dogs in your care are covered by the Rover Guarantee. You'll get 24/7 support including vet assistance.

    A Tech Savvy Business

    Rover Card

    Once your online profile is approved, you can begin building your business. Rover ongoingly promotes your business and provides the Rover app so you can manage your business with ease. This app allows you to accept new clients, send photos to pet owners, accept payment securely, and track the details of each dog you walk.

    This isn't a dog sitting job where you're stuck walking around the same block every day. Take your dog clients with you.

    Dog-friendly Spots in the Austin area

    • Yard Bar in Austin offers an off-leash dog park while you enjoy a meal and a beverage.
    • Shoal Creek Greenbelt in Austin with 81 acres of trails and a dog park for off-leash fun.
    • Round Rock Dog Depot in Round Rock provides a space for small and large dogs to play.

    Whether this is your full-time business or simply a side job, dog sitters can offer a variety of pet care service.

    Choose from these options:
    • Dog Boarding (hosting dogs in your home)
    • Dog Walking
    • Doggie Day Care
    • Drop-in Visits
    • House sitting (pet sitting in the owner's home)

    Join the network of five-star dog sitters today.