House Sitting in Barton Hills, Austin

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1. Brianne

Active dog lover with free time!

Dawson, Austin, TX, 78704

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

About: I grew up with multiple dogs and currently live with my well trained 5 year old catahoula mix rescue. I've had the opportunity to wok with puppies,... (more)

2. Zelda

Every dog is my favorite dog!

Windsor Road, Austin, TX, 78703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Zelda is awesome. She came prior to Sunny's care of a meet and greet and she kept us informed daily on the visit including great pictures. Zelda was respe... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
3. Sadie

Honest and Reliable Pet Sitter

Saint Edwards, Austin , TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Great job watching my dogs and house-sitting while I was away. (more)"

4. Jasmine

I've got a soft heart for animals.

Austin, TX, 78745

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Jasmine has such a calm spirit and my dogs immediately loved her! She's very responsive and took such amazing care of my pups and my home. I highly recommend... (more)"

5. Elena

Night or Day, Devoted Dog Lover!

Old West Austin, Austin, TX, 78703

House Sitting, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

"She was punctual, communicative and left the house exactly the way it was given to her. She follows directions well and sends pictures of your pets during he... (more)"

6. Rachel

Dog Obsessed College Student

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: Throughout my entire life my family has always had at least 3 dogs (if not more) in the house. I fed them daily, took them on walks and hikes, let... (more)

7. Sara

I love all dogs- big or small!

South Lamar, Austin , TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"My husband and I are new to the area and I had been stressing a ton about finding someone to take care of our dog Mitzy. She's a rescue who was not well soci... (more)"

8. Jenny

Registered Nurse who loves animals

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jenny is the ideal dog sitter. We've used her many times for our puppy Toby. He's stayed at her house and she's also stayed at our home to watch him. Timely,... (more)"

9. Jessie

Part-time experienced dog sitter

South River City, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Jessie is great - my pup and kitty are happy and healthy. She took great care of the house. (more)"

10. Elliott

My pup = my bff, let yours join too

Bouldin, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I moved into town Monday and was going to a work conference Saturday. Definitely not a lot of time to get my dog comfortable at a boarders. This was my first... (more)"

11. Erin

Respectful, Friendly, and Reliable

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Erin was great with getting runny adjusted to a new person and having a great weekend without us. Great communication and would definitely recommend. (more)"

12. Ashley

dog loving couple w/ fenced park!

East Congress, Austin, TX, 78745

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

1 repeat client

"Ashley was wonderful! Sent us photo updates of our pup a few times each day. She took great care of our girl (more)"

13. Jake

Trustworthy and timely young adult!

Austin, TX, 78746

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Jake did a great job with my three girls while we were gone. Upon my return, my home was spotless and the dogs were happy but very relaxed. Jake must have ... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
14. Jesse

*Professional Pet-Sitting Couple*

South Manchaca, Austin, TX, 78745

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"My girl had fun with Jesse and he kept me in the know every time they did something! I knew she had fun because she was just her cute self when I arrived hom... (more)"

15. Kristen

Dogs Love Me!

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

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

2 repeat clients

"Kristen possesses a catalyzing combination of kind-heartedness and dependability that is both infectious and admirable. She will care for your pet as she doe... (more)"

16. Jonathan

Professional, Easy Going, Flexable.

Austin , TX, 78749

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"What can we say about Jonathan except he must be another Dog Whisperer. We have 3 very loved dogs and it is hard to get away because there are 3 of them. Eac... (more)"

17. Allie

Friendly pet-loving Austinite

Zilker, Austin, TX, 78704

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Allie is great. She's great with our little Gus and his complicated routine. And she's super responsive -- we always knew what was up. We could really enjoy ... (more)"

18. Kelsey

Patient, Fun-Loving & Always Safe!

Barton Hills, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kelsey stayed the night with my dogs and took such great care of them! 2 of them need medication several times a day and I felt completely at ease leaving th... (more)"

19. Jilli

Dogs are my JAM

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

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

2 repeat clients

"Jilli watched my dog Max for over two weeks last month. She was always sending photos and video of adventures around the lake and cuddled up at home. It was ... (more)"

20. Efrain

Reliable, Trustworthy and Caring

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Efrain has always had an exceptional bond with animals. He treats each animal as if they were human, understanding their unique personality traits and quirks... (more)"

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When it comes to house sitting, pet 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.
House sitting doesn’t have to be expensive—in fact it’s probably a lot more affordable than you think. You’ll quickly find that there’s a house sitter on Rover for just about every price range and lifestyle.

No matter where your travels take you—from a cross-country business trip to an exotic vacation across the world, or a weekend trip through the countryside—it’s easy to find and book a trustworthy dog sitter on Rover who can’t wait to watch your dog. Your dog will get plenty of snuggles and personalized care when you book with a house sitter on Rover. It’s truly luxury boarding, because your dog isn’t locked in cage at a kennel, they’re relaxing in your home 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. The best part? No more end-of-trip treks to the kennel to pick up your dog—they’ll be there waiting at your door with tails wagging to greet you the moment you come home.

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.

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