Dog Walking in Austin

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

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. Ida

Experienced and reliable dog lover!

Upper Boggy Creek, Austiin, TX, 78722

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

13 repeat clients

"All I can say is I love Ida! :) I recently moved to Austin and contacted Ida to walk my dog Nira couple a days a week. She takes my dog on energetic runs a... (more)"

3. Dennis

I Worship at the Altar of Dog

South River City, Austin, TX, 78704

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Dennis has a marvelous way with dogs and kids. He takes care of Thor, my Great Pyrenees/Golden Retriever mix, like his own. Thor responds to people different... (more)"

4. Zelda

Every dog is my favorite dog!

Windsor Road, Austin, TX, 78703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Zelda is great! She's quick to respond and great with our dog Luca. She gives very detailed updates on his walk everyday. She's a great person to trust your ... (more)"

5. Robin

South Central Dog Lover

South Lamar, austin, TX, 78704

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Robin is fantastic! She's always quick to respond and incredibly flexible about helping out when we need her. She's great with my pup and keeps me in the loo... (more)"

6. Molly

Runner who loves dogs!

Central East Austin, Austin, TX, 78702

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

4 repeat clients

About: I have loved dogs since I was young: my parents have always had dogs of all kinds (mutts, greyhounds, terriers, poodles) who I have helped take car... (more)

Available this weekend
7. Andrea

Long-time dog-lover from Barcelona!

Galindo, Austin, TX, 78704

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

28 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)"

8. Stephanie

Caring, attentive, and available

Triangle State, austin, TX, 78751

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Stephanie is fabulous! She stepped in on short notice to come let Scarlet out while we were at work. Scarlet got a good walk, playtime and treats, and we got... (more)"

9. Jamie

Hi, I'm awesome.

Pleasant Valley, Austin, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

18 repeat clients

"Jamie was great. My pup was a little nervous the first day she was to be walked so she hid under the bed. Jamie was very patient as she coaxed bean out with ... (more)"

Available this weekend
10. KIMBERLIE

Big heart,healthy home,love helping

South River City, Austin, TX, 78704

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

"Kimberlie is one of the most dependable people I know. Recently when we needed to travel out of state she kept our border collie/lab mix Dixie for four days ... (more)"

11. Mike

704 Dog Sitting, Walks, Love!

Zilker, Austin, TX, 78704

Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Mike was amazing and took perfect care of Romie during my trip. He was very communicative and sent me daily updates and pictures! I would not hesitate to cal... (more)"

12. Donnarose

I'm a dog's best friend.

North Loop, AUSTIN, TX, 78751

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have known DonnaRose a long time and she is truly a lover of animals. She took wonderful card of my cats and dog when I was in need. Watching her with her ... (more)"

13. Lauren

Dog Walker & Traveling Pet Sitter

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

24 repeat clients

About: Animals have always gravitated to me. I'm Lauren, an animal lover who is very responsible, dependable, respectful, and easy-going. I will take gr... (more)

14. Jenna

enjoy atx. let me watch your doggie

Bouldin, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Great walk! Sent me pictures and brought in a package to my house! She was avalaible last minute when I couldn't get home to let my dog out. Instant replies ... (more)"

15. Gillian

Flexible, fun & caring dog lover

Rmma, Austin, TX, 78723

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

5 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)"

16. 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)"

17. 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

21 repeat clients

"Kathleen was perfect for our dog Chimy! She was prompt, took him on a very long walk and made sure to snap lots of cute photos. We felt totally comfortable a... (more)"

18. Danielle

I am loving and nurturing.

Galindo, Austin, TX, 78704

Dog Boarding, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

About: I grew up in the woods in Vermont with two dogs, four cats, horses, goats, and chickens. I have experience being around animals, taking care of the... (more)

Available this weekend
19. Shelley

Central/Downtown Dog Lover

Holly, Austin, TX, 78702

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

19 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)"

20. 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

"Hello, I am the brother of Gabriel Rodriguez. My family always had a little westie since about 9 years ago. Gabriel has always been the caretaker of Nina, ou... (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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