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

22 repeat clients

"Coco and Rusty are doing 1 hour walks with Ida strictly for exercise reasons, and it is really working to tire them out. Our two 3 years olds can't wait to s... (more)"

2. Jilli

Dogs are my JAM

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

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

9 repeat clients

"Jilli was great! I got pictures and updates on my boys then whole time. We live in a semi complicated apartment to get into as well, and Jilli was more than ... (more)"

3. Erin

A Dog's Day Is Never Done!

Zilker, Austin, TX, 78704

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

"Erin has owned and taken care of dogs seemingly her entire life. She has taken care of ill and other dogs with special needs. Just since moving to Austin, Er... (more)"

4. Mike

704 Dog Sitting, Walks, Love!

Zilker, Austin, TX, 78704

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Mike was great with my pup, Mac! He was accommodating and communicative, sending me many pictures and updates of their walk. Highly recommended! (more)"

5. Molly

Runner who loves dogs!

Central East Austin, Austin, TX, 78702

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

5 repeat clients

"Molly has been great walking my dog! Molly responds quickly, leaves great feedback, and my dog loves her! I definitely recommend Molly. (more)"

6. Andrea

Long-time dog-lover from Barcelona!

Galindo, Austin, TX, 78704

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

31 repeat clients

"Andrea was awesome and my dogs loved her. She took them for a 30 minute walk and sent me a picture while they were out! It was great to meet someone who love... (more)"

7. Ali

My first word was "dog!"

Austin, TX, 78703

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

"Ali is a great dog sitter. She understands what it takes to make a dog safe and happy. Ali went through 20 hours of training at an animal shelter to become... (more)"

8. Donnarose

I'm a dog's best friend.

North Loop, AUSTIN, TX, 78751

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"DR was great with my two large and energetic dogs, taking them on daily walks while I was out of town, while coordinating with my house sitter. Two weeks out... (more)"

9. Jamie

Hi, I'm awesome.

Pleasant Valley, Austin, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

20 repeat clients

"Jamie was great. She sent updates with pictures and was very accommodating in terms of scheduling. I would recommend her to anybody in need of a trustworthy ... (more)"

10. Taylor

Dogs > People

Martin Luther King-Hwy 183, Austin, TX, 78721

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Taylor is an excellent dog sitter. Not only does Taylor love pets, but she cares about their wellbeing. She cleans up after my dog, takes her on walks and pl... (more)"

11. Reilly

I've never met a pup I didn't like

Riverside, Austin, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Reilly is amazing with my dog! She's super reliable and I never have to worry about my dog when Reilly is caring for her. Reilly watches my dog almost every ... (more)"

12. Natasha

Happy Hounds

Riverside, Austin, TX, 78741

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

About: I have been around and cared for all breeds and ages of dogs my entire life. Being able to care for, exercise and hang out with your dog would be ... (more)

13. Jenna

enjoy atx. let me watch your doggie

Bouldin, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Jenna did great! She helped me out last minute and came over to walk my dog while I was at work. She followed directions to find my apartment and get my pup ... (more)"

14. Samantha

Forever a pet lover!

East Cesar Chavez, Austin, TX, 78702

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Samantha is the most caring and loving person I know! She has been taking care of my 2 dogs, Yazi and Fonzi, for over 6 months and she treats them like her o... (more)"

15. 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)"

16. Gillian

Flexible, fun & caring dog lover

Rmma, Austin, TX, 78723

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

7 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)"

17. Devin

Devin the Dog walkin king of Austin

South River City, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Going out of town and leaving your furry friend behind is never easy, but when they're in Devin's care you can rest assured. He'll go above and beyond to mak... (more)"

18. Shelley

Central/Downtown Dog Lover

Holly, Austin, TX, 78702

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

20 repeat clients

"Shelley is the best. She took extra care with our 5 month old dog to reinforce the training we've been doing. Ibwoukd trust her with my dog anytime. (more)"

19. Gabriel

Would you do it for a Scooby Snack?

South River City, Austin, TX, 78704

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

"Gabriel is an excellent dog caregiver! I've seen him interact with his dog, Nina, very closely, and the level of care and attention he gives to her is just a... (more)"

20. Jenny

Registered Nurse who loves animals

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Could not have asked for a better experience for our dog and us! Jenny is very responsible and kind. Will definitely use her again. (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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