Dog Walking in Austin

Book a dog walker to give your dog a 30-minute walk around your neighborhood.

1. Ida

Experienced and reliable dog lover!

Upper Boggy Creek, Austiin, TX, 78722

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

26 repeat clients

"Ida has been nothing but amazing with our very difficult dog. Super patient and loving and she is very skilled in what she does. I would not hesitate recomme... (more)"

2. Lauren

Dog Walker & Traveling Pet Sitter

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

26 repeat clients

"Loved Lauren! Supper reliable! (more)"

3. Sarah

Let me be part of the pack!

Upper Boggy Creek, Austin, TX, 78722

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: I'm new to Rover but not to watching over your family pets. I began my business 5 years ago by walking neighborhood dogs and has spread by work of ... (more)

4. Kristin

Walker/Sitter in Holly Neighborhood

East Cesar Chavez, Austin, TX, 78702

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Kristin was very responsive, timply, and trustworthy. I came home to a happy dog and knew he was in good hands based on her updates. I'd definitely recommen... (more)"

5. Jansen

A fun and caring visit!!

Bouldin, Austin, TX, 78701

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Jansen took both of my dogs on a walk and the whole process ran very smoothly. I received updates from him and a photo, which is always nice. Totally recommend! (more)"

6. Allison

Professional & Animal Enthusiast

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I am a twenty-two year old college student working on my bachelor's degree in interpreting. I am fluent in English and American Sign Language. I ha... (more)

7. Duncan

Here all during SXSW! Dogs & Cats!

Saint Edwards, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Duncan grew up always having pets with his family - dogs, cats, rats - and is an advocate for all animals. My three large dogs and one elderly cat love him a... (more)"

8. Gillian

Flexible, fun & caring dog lover

Rmma, Austin, TX, 78723

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

9 repeat clients

"A lot of the walkers walk around 0.6 miles w/my dog in 30 mins and she always walks the most! I appreciate it since he's a big boy with lots of energy! (more)"

Available this weekend
9. Lauren

Tailored Pet Care

Riverside, Austin, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Lauren is one of the kindest and most responsible people I know. Not only does she love my dog (who is needy and high energy) but she is also so great with m... (more)"

10. Bianca

My favorite things: walks & dogs

Dawson, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

13 repeat clients

"Bianca is amazing! She is quick to respond, responsible and stepped in at the last minute to walk my dog! She was timely, notified me of her arrival time and... (more)"

11. Ava

Fun loving, energetic, dog lover!

Downtown, Austin , TX, 78701

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

5 repeat clients

"Ava was great! My dog can be a little timid at first, but Ava took the time and the care to make sure my dog was comfortable and happy. After every walk I go... (more)"

12. 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)"

Available this weekend
13. Rebecca

Crazy pet lady loves dogs and cats!

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Rebecca was so friendly and professional with Craig! She ran into some building access issues but clearly communicated the issue and we got it resolved. I wo... (more)"

14. Jessica

Happiness is a warm puppy

Dawson, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jessica loves and adores all pets! Her own cat, Bunny, can't get enough of her and she is pretty spoiled with lots of love and extra treats! Jessica is very ... (more)"

15. Danielle

I am loving and nurturing.

Galindo, Austin, TX, 78704

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

About: I grew up in the woods in Vermont with two dogs, four cats, horses, goats, and chickens. I have experience being around animals, taking care of the... (more)

16. Britney

Fun loving, energetic dog lover!

Bouldin, Austin , TX, 78704

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

"Britney is my go-to dog sitter! She is always there when I need her and she treats my dog as her own. I'm pretty sure my dog has more fun when I'm gone and s... (more)"

17. Samantha

I'm a pup at heart!

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

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

1 repeat client

"Samantha is one of the few people I trust to dogsit for my fur-bebe when I go out of town. She and omolu have a really great connection, she has always been ... (more)"

18. Aisleen

My soulmate is probably a dog

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

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

1 repeat client

"Aisleen and her power walk did the trick for my super hyper puppy. What she did in 30 minutes usually takes me an hour, and he adored her. I was extremely im... (more)"

19. Bridget

I will treat your dog like my own!

Riverside, Austin, TX, 78741

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Bridget was great! I had a last minute request for dog walks, and she answered right away. My dog is very shy of new people, but Bridget did great with her a... (more)"

20. Meghan

Friend to all furry friends!

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Meghan was so wonderful when watching our sweet Ida! She took her for long walks, and gave her lots of extra loving. Meghan fed our baby on time, and was alw... (more)"

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When it comes to dog walking, dog owners in Austin love Rover. Over 6,380 owners have reviewed sitters and walkers in the Austin metro area, giving them an average rating of 4.94/5.
Even in a city like Austin, finding and booking a dog walker can be more affordable than you may realize. The perfect dog walker for you and your dog, whatever your price range might be, is listed on Rover. Wondering how much you might expect to pay for dog walking on Rover? Check out our average dog walking rates to get a good idea before you start a conversation with a dog walker.

Your dog always wants an energetic play session, lots of slobbery cuddles, and definitely needs a potty break or two throughout the day, even when your schedule gets hectic. That’s where doggy day care on Rover can save the day and make your busy schedule a little less busy. Booking dog walking on Rover means you and your dog are getting a totally individualized care experience from a trusted, loving dog walker. You can even meet your dog walker before booking with them to ask questions and generally ensure they’re the best possible match for you, your dog, and your dog’s unique needs. If you have a super energetic dog, you can find dog walkers who enjoy running and hiking in the beautiful Texas countryside. If your dog is older and a bit of a couch potato, you can book a dog walker who’s more than happy to take it at your dog’s pace, just a jaunt around the block or to the dog park may be all your canine companion needs. Austin is the perfect place to book dog walking because there are so many beautiful locales and great activities to keep your dog busy—plus, all that Texas sunshine is bound to keep tails wagging. You can even request cute photo updates from your dog walker to keep up with your dog’s every adventure, even when you’re not there.

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 pet-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’re bound to find a loving, trusted dog walker listed on Rover in your neighborhood.

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