Dog Boarding in Austin

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight at your sitter's home.

1. Cassandra

Active, Works at Home, Fenced Yard!

South Lamar, AUSTIN, TX, 78704

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

5 repeat clients

"Cassandra was great! She took excellent care of our dog, Juniper, and kept us posted with pictures so that we didn't have to worry. She was also very accom... (more)"

2. Andrea

Long-time dog-lover from Barcelona!

Galindo, Austin, TX, 78704

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

31 repeat clients

"My dog, Rocky had a great time at Andrea. He was able to run around outside while she kept a watchful eye and sent me many updates through out his stay. She ... (more)"

3. Kathleen

your furbabies will be happy w/me!

South River City, Austin, TX, 78704

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

26 repeat clients

"Kathleen did an amazing job with both of my dogs!! She was very responsive and friendly. We did a meet and greet first, went and visited her house and had ou... (more)"

4. Paige

Young Dog-Loving Couple

Pleasant Valley, Austin, TX, 78741

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"Paige was great! She kept me up to date on how much fun Kaizer was having during his stay. She really put me at ease with taking care of him. (more)"

5. Austin

Dog lover, Responsible, Respectful

Austin , TX, 78703

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

"Austin Really took care of my pup, I highly recommend him! (more)"

6. Lindyn

Perfect for Petite Pups

Old West Austin, Austin, TX, 78703

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Lindyn was great! She sent me so many pictures of my dog throughout the night and treated him as if he was her own! My dog is very shy and timid and I could ... (more)"

7. Victoria

A canine stay-cation!

Saint Edwards, AUSTIN, TX, 78704

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

1 repeat client

"Victoria and her husband were absolutely amazing, incredibly friendly, and professional. Their place was clean, well taken care of, and the best part, for my... (more)"

8. Tessa

Friendly and fun dog/human duo

East Cesar Chavez, Austin, TX, 78702

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

"We booked last minute and Tessa was very accommodating. We also might have needed to extend Buddy'a stay and Tessa was very willing to work with us to make t... (more)"

9. Eren

Dogs are my reason to smile!

Galindo, Austin, TX, 78704

Dog Boarding

6 repeat clients

"We love sending Otter to Eren's! Otter and Loki get along so well and Otter gets plenty of exercise and great adventures. These guys are awesome, Otter pract... (more)"

10. 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

1 repeat client

"Gabriel and his girlfriend were fantastic!!! They took such great care of Maggie. She had such a fun time she didn't want to come home! They were extremely... (more)"

11. Amber

dogs over people

Riverside, Austin, TX, 78741

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

"Amber was great throughout the entire stay. I received multiple pictures, which kept my mind at ease while out of town. I will absolutely have Amber watch my... (more)"

12. Danielle

I am loving and nurturing.

Galindo, Austin, TX, 78704

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"I would highly recommend a stay with Danielle. She was very accommodating to my last minute travel changes. My dog came home happy and well-cared for after h... (more)"

13. Tyler

Active dog loving couple

Old West Austin, Austin, TX, 78703

Dog Boarding

"I've used several different Rover sitters, and Tyler and Chloe are the best ones I've ever had! They were so warm and friendly, and seemed super excited to h... (more)"

14. Michael

Fun in the Hills

Barton Hills, Austin, TX, 78704

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

31 repeat clients

"Ruby seemed very happy staying with Michael! He sent lots of pics and updated us often while we were out of town. I would use Michael again! (more)"

15. Tracey

I'm All About Pet-Working!

Riverside, Austin, TX, 78741

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Tracey took excellent care of Walter during his last stay last week. I was lucky she was able to accommodate my last-minute request DURING the holidays! Yo... (more)"

16. Erin

Dog Loving Family

Zilker, Austin, TX, 78704

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

12 repeat clients

"Erin was the best!!! Bo had a great time playing with her and her family and her sweet lab and I felt at ease knowing he was in good hands. We will definitel... (more)"

17. Meghan

Pawsitive pup-lover!

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Meghan is wonderful, easy to work with, and clearly loves dogs. She has a big fenced yard and is totally un-phased by the tornado of dirt, leaves, fur and o... (more)"

18. Brittney

Nothing like a girl and her dog

Hancock, Austin, TX, 78705

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

1 repeat client

"Britney was very sweet and accommodating! She took excellent care of our large black lab and also our orange fluffy cat, even though we booked her kind of la... (more)"

19. Amanda

Big Or Small. I Love them all!

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

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

"We had a great experience leaving our puppy with Amanda. We met ahead of time in a park so they could meet. We left for a week and got photos texted to us da... (more)"

20. Kirsten

bring on wags, licks, and barks❤️

Downtown, Austin, TX, 78703

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kirsten is the absolute best! She has watched my dogs Leo and Ari countless times and I am convinced they love her more than me! You can tell she loves dogs ... (more)"

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When it comes to dog boarding, dog 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. You can also browse profiles, read reviews, and check us out on Yelp. The cost of dog boarding in Austin may surprise you—in a good way. That’s because there’s a dog sitter on Rover for nearly every price range and lifestyle. Curious about how much it you can expect to pay for overnight boarding on Rover? Check out our average dog sitting rates to get an idea before you start a conversation with a sitter.

No matter what your schedule looks like—a business trip across the country, a tropical vacation across the world, or a weekend excursion across the state—you’ll find a trustworthy dog sitter on Rover who can’t wait to watch your dog. Your dog will love the in-home boarding experience they’ll get with a sitter on Rover. It’s truly luxury boarding, because your dog isn’t locked in cage at a kennel, they’re lounging on the couch 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.

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.

Ready to get started? Finding your dog’s perfect match is simple: just type in your zip code, choose dog boarding as your service, browse local sitter profiles near you, and get a conversation started with someone who seems like a great fit.

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Sit a Dog, Save a Life lets you raise money for local dogs-in-need by doing something you do already: asking your neighbors to watch your dog instead of leaving them in a kennel. Many Rover sitters in Austin donate a percentage of their earnings to nonprofits through Sit a Dog, Save a Life. When you book with a sitter who has the Rover Donation Badge on their profile, you're helping dogs in need, right here in Austin.

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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.