House Sitting in Chestnut, Austin

Find a loving dog sitter to watch your dog overnight in your home.

1. Sadie

Honest and Reliable Pet Sitter

Saint Edwards, Austin , TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Sadie came over prior to me leaving to meet my dogs and interact with them. She gave me updates throughout the day and they seemed relieved. Her knowledge an... (more)"

2. Rose

I'd LOVE to care for your Canine

Upper Boggy Creek, Austin , TX, 78722

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

"Hi all Rose looked after our dog Dobe a gorgeous much loved wire haired terrier. Dobe was an old girl and loved going for daily walks with Rose and Rose was ... (more)"

3. Safi

BestBuddies Caring 4 Your BestBuddy

Pleasant Valley, Austin, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I can't believe we didn't think of doing this sooner! Between the two of us we have owned and cared for over 9 dogs in our lifetime. We have a dee... (more)

4. Adam

Loving & Professional Care

Riverside, Austin, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"As a dedicated kennel technician and massage therapist at the oldest dog groom and board facility in Austin, we knew we could trust Adam to take care of our ... (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
5. Amanda

Passionate, Playful and Flexible!

Bouldin, Austin, TX, 78704

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

1 repeat client

"This is the first time using Rover, and first time leaving our pup alone. Amanda was incredibly professional right from the get-go. My wife and I were immedi... (more)"

6. Rachel

11 years of pet care experience!

Hyde Park, Austin, TX, 78751

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Rachel was fantastic. Very bright and personable girl, and wonderful with my dog Yoki. We did a 'meet and greet' where she met Yoki, my elderly dad , and my ... (more)"

7. Sophia

ArchStudentThatWalksMoreThanMyMom

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

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

"Sophia is an exceptionally caring person and committed dog enthusiast and lover. Her natural affinity for dogs shines through in her warm and compassionate p... (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
8. Hannah

Available Presidents' Day weekend!!

Riverside, Austin, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Hannah was fantastic with our pup, Eddy! We were visiting from out of town and in need of a last minute sitter. Hannah to the rescue! She was very responsive... (more)"

Available this weekend
9. Lauren

Tailored Pet Care

Riverside, Austin, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Lauren was everything my pets and I wanted and needed in a sitter! From the beginning she was flexible, fast and responsive, helping me out on extremely shor... (more)"

10. Becca

Guru + Lover of all animals! <3

Govalle, Austin, TX, 78702

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I am new to Rover! My prices are low so I can build my client base :) I was raised in a house with dogs my entire life and now I own a giant one ... (more)

11. Lisa

Love dogs - will travel

South River City, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Lisa was amazing! We can't thank her enough for taking care of our pups while we we're away. She had no problem taking on the additional tasks of medicating... (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
12. Joel

Your dogs have a friend in me.

Central East Austin, Austin, TX, 78703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

17 repeat clients

"Joel house sat for me and watched my dog and cat, Chloe and Ivy, during a recent weekend away. They had a great time with him! Joel was very communicative an... (more)"

13. Luis

Energetic animal lover and dog pro

Martin Luther King-Hwy 183, Austin, TX, 78721

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

1 repeat client

"Luis was the perfect sitter to leave Shasta with. I had never left Shasta with someone I didn't know and was thus very nervous. Luis stayed in great communic... (more)"

14. Taylor

Hyde Park Dog Charmer!

Hyde Park, Austin, TX, 78751

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Taylor was great--both our animals (dog & cat) were well cared for. She was communicative and friendly and we were very happy with her help. (more)"

15. 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 took wonderful care of our elder and partially infirmed dog. She is responsible, attentive and as a retired nurse has both the experience and affinity t... (more)"

16. Emily

Responsible animal lover / big yard

Johnston Terrace, Austin, TX, 78721

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

3 repeat clients

"This was my first time using Rover and Emily was great! My pup was happy and exhausted from all the fun she had at Emily's place. I would definitely have her... (more)"

17. Elise

I'm a super pooper scooper!

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Elise was a fantastic sitter for our 2 dogs. It was our first time using Rover and Elise truly impressed. She's responsible, communicative, friendly, and I k... (more)"

Confirmed Easter Weekend Availability
18. Vicky

Flat rate for all your pets!

Central East Austin, Austin, TX, 78702

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

22 repeat clients

"This was the first time we left our assortment of monsters (2 dogs, 2 cats and 4 hens) and we were going to an area with limited mobile coverage, so we were ... (more)"

19. Erin

experienced n' reliable pet sitter

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

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

"If you live in the Austin area and need a dog sitter or a house sitter you much contact Erin. She was wonderful. Totally competent and trustworthy. She even ... (more)"

20. Zuri

Loving animals is my passion!

Mlk, Austin, TX, 78721

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Zuri was incredibly flexible with scheduling, and took wonderful care of Zelda and my two cats. She kept in contact with me and sent me photos while I was aw... (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.

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.