Dog Boarding in Austin

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

1. Amanda

Big Or Small. I Love them all!

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

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

4 repeat clients

"I am far too late with this review. Here are the facts: I was / am new to Rover, I have a dog who has some fairly special needs, and I had less than two da... (more)"

2. Kathleen

not taking new clients at this time

South River City, Austin, TX, 78704

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

28 repeat clients

"My two timid rescue dogs just had their second stay with Kathleen. We booked a trip only three weeks in advance and had the ability to do so because I knew ... (more)"

3. Andrea

Long-time dog-lover from Barcelona!

Galindo, Austin, TX, 78704

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

39 repeat clients

"Andrea and her husband were awesome!! This was my first experience using Rover and what a wonderful experience it was. They took the time to meet with me and... (more)"

4. Roberto

Dog Loving Couple!

Downtown, Austin , TX, 78701

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

1 repeat client

"Great!! They took such good care of my dog Owen! They took him on long walks and sent me pictures and updates throughout his stay. I would definitely recomme... (more)"

5. Cassandra

Active, Works at Home, Fenced Yard!

South Lamar, AUSTIN, TX, 78704

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Doggy Day Care

13 repeat clients

"She was great - accommodating, communicative, and returned a very happy puppy to me when we got home from our travels. We will definitely be using her again! (more)"

6. Tessa

Friendly and fun dog/human duo

East Cesar Chavez, Austin, TX, 78702

Dog Boarding, Doggy Day Care

2 repeat clients

"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)"

7. Caitlin

Dogs are my Happy Place

Rosewood, Austin, TX, 78721

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

"Caitlin was great! She responded quickly to my request and set up a meet and greet immediately. I could tell she was a dog person. Sent me photos throughout ... (more)"

8. Madison

Dog Lovers Close To Campus!

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

Dog Boarding

1 repeat client

"Madison and her roommates were great. I could tell that my dog was showered with attention and enjoyed his stay! Thanks again Madison (more)"

9. Leigh

At-home photographer & dog junkie!

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

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

4 repeat clients

"Leigh took such great care of our dog, Rex! She was flexible when our travel plans changed, and kept us up to date during our time away with tons of photos a... (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

5 repeat clients

"Mary is amazing! I have used her for boarding and doggy daycare and I can't say enough great things. My pup always comes home worn out after a long day of pl... (more)"

11. Erin

Dog Loving Family

Zilker, Austin, TX, 78704

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

14 repeat clients

"Erin and her family were great with Fozzi. He is a very active young dog and he had a great time. Looking forward to another opportunity to have Erin host F... (more)"

12. Gabby

Your puppies will be my babies!

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

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

"Gabby took very good care of Link. For all the people like me who think of their dog as "fur baby", Gabby is a great option while you're away from them. My s... (more)"

13. Ashley

Dog lover with a big heart!

West University, Austin , TX, 78705

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

"I have known Ashley for such a long time and she is such a great dog person. She has trained her dog to be a very good inside dog. She is very active and lov... (more)"

14. Jennifer

Absolutely love dogs!

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

Dog Boarding, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Jennifer was very easy to deal with and made dropping off and picking up Jack a breeze. She sent pictures to update how he was doing, and responded quickly a... (more)"

15. Nicole

Ill spoil your dog while youre away

South River City, Austin, TX, 78704

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client
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About: I have been around dogs since the day I was born and have one dog of my own currently. I would love to play with your dog, take it for walks and k... (more)

16. Gayoung

Doggie lover! with a fenced yard!

Upper Boggy Creek, Austin, TX, 78722

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

34 repeat clients

"Gayoung was fantastic!! She was very communicative and definitely has a special connection with dogs. My little buddy was well taken care of and came home he... (more)"

17. Jesse

I simply love dogs!

West University, Austin , TX, 78705

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

"Jesse was great, I didn't worry about a thing while away. He sent me a great professional photo of Willie having a blast. He even dropped him off to my apart... (more)"

18. Brudge

Focused, business-like. Caring.

Hancock, Austin, TX, 78751

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

14 repeat clients

"Our dog Gatsby has stayed with Brudge twice now, and Brudge is incredible! We have been boarding Gatsby for about four years now, and we have never found any... (more)"

19. Tyler

Active dog loving couple

Old West Austin, Austin, TX, 78703

Dog Boarding

"Tyler and Chloe were amazing with Buddy. We were out of the country for 10 days and Buddy was so well taken care of. I was sent pictures and updates too. ... (more)"

20. Charlotte

Experienced College Animal Lover

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

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

"Charlotte was wonderful to my dog. From what I have heard of the visit, he had a great time being cuddled and played with. She kept me updated on anything ... (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.