Dog Walking in Austin

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

1. Jessica

Vet Nurse Experience for 10+ years

Govalle, Austin, TX, 78702

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

"I am a small animal veterinarian and I have had Jessica care for all my animals frequently over the last 8 years. She has taken care of both of my dogs, 2 ca... (more)"

2. Priscilla

fulltime dog lover who loves to run

Pleasant Valley, Austin, TX, 78741

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

6 repeat clients

"Priscilla was incredibly great to work with! She was so flexible with my pup and very professional. We will be booking with Priscilla again :-) (more)"

3. Rebecca

Loving Care For Your Pup!

Windsor Park, Austin, TX, 78723

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Your dog will love spending time with Rebecca! She is a patient, energetic, and safety-conscious caregiver. She is mindful of dogs' wants and needs, and is a... (more)"

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4. Michelangelo

I will exercise with your pet!

Hancock, Austin, TX, 78705

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

"Michelangelo took care of my small menagerie...2 goats, 2 dogs, 4 cockatiels, 1 cat, 1 goose, and 1 duck. He took great care of them for me and I was so com... (more)"

5. Caroline

Only the best for your dog!

Dawson, Austin, TX, 78704

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

"Caroline has been such a big help when I've gone on vacation or have had to make last minute trips for work. My dog, Tank, always comes home happy, clean, an... (more)"

6. Madelline

The best dog sitter

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Madelline took care of my Winston very well! She's patient and is a kind person. Winston became so attached to her and they became great friends. Madelline d... (more)"

7. Jordan

Any dog- anywhere- anytime

Pleasant Valley, Austin, TX, 78741

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

"Jordan's work ethic and sensitivity to the needs of my 2 dogs has made her one of my favorite choices for dog sitting when I leave town. She's attentive and ... (more)"

8. Jansen

Your dog needs a walk!

Bouldin, Austin, TX, 78701

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

3 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)"

9. Andrea

Long-time dog-lover from Barcelona!

Galindo, Austin, TX, 78704

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

46 repeat clients

"Andrea was wonderful to my 5 dogs! I have 2 Golden puppies and was also watching my daughter's dog. I needed some help and Andrea was great. She was kind and... (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

8 repeat clients

"My German Shepherd loves Mary and so do my wife and I. Mary was punctual, reliable, and very sweet with Sunny. We definitely recommend Mary and look forwar... (more)"

11. Audrey

Animal Lover to the core!

Downtown, Austin, TX, 78701

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Audrey rocks! She helped me out big time when I was in a bind and needed last minute dog care! She is trustworthy, reliable and attentive!! (more)"

12. Meghan

Friend to all furry friends!

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Meghan has been walking my dog for a while now and she is great! Very reliable, communicative and great with Napoleon. Thanks Meghan! (more)"

13. Hannah

I'll run and play with your dog!

South River City, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"i'll write more soon but so great to have run into hannah. Jasper seems very happy and she's so flexible. grateful. (more)"

14. Katie

Experienced, Caring, and Adaptable!

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Katie is a very experienced dog sitter! She's responsible and devoted to taking care of dogs of all shapes and sizes. She's especially in tune to the needs o... (more)"

15. Emilie

Dogs are the best part of my day.

Riverside, Austin, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

About: I worked at a Doggie Daycare for 6 years. I can give you the number of the employer if you'd like them as a reference. My dog, Oliver, passed awa... (more)

16. Olivia

Grad student- can work from home!

Hancock, Austin, TX, 78705

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

"Olivia has watched my pets in the past and has done an amazing job. She's very respectful of the house and she takes very good care of the pets she tends to! (more)"

17. Sarah

Responsible dog lover!

Downtown, Austin, TX, 78701

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Sarah was so easy to connect with and was really understanding about Milo. He can be tough with other dogs but she took such good care of him. Sarah made me ... (more)"

18. Melanie

Compassionate, patient animal-lover

Zilker, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Melanie was great with Sasha and she was thorough and asked any questions she had. Sasha was walked and given water. A good little workout thanks to Melanie. (more)"

19. Carol

Responsible young adult!

Bouldin, Austin, TX, 78704

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

1 repeat client

About: Growing up in Houston my parents definitely allowed me to have a wide variety of pets from dogs, cats, goats, bunnies, and even horses. I loved eve... (more)

20. Courtney

WFH designer / doggo sitter

Riverside, Austin, TX, TX, 78741

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

1 repeat client

"Courtney is as good as they get! She updated me throughout the duration of my trip and made sure to give my pup the attention and love she needed! (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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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.