House Sitting in East Congress, 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)

Confirmed New Years Availability
2. 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)"

3. 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)"

4. Sara

Your dogs new best-friends!

Pleasant Valley, Austin, TX, 78741

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

5 repeat clients

About: My girlfriend, Shade, and I are excited to help you look after your furry friends. Many of our friends have furry family members, and we and our do... (more)

5. Elena

Night or Day, Devoted Dog Lover!

Old West Austin, Austin, TX, 78703

House Sitting, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

"Elena did a great job while staying with Hobie. We got lots of pictures and updates. He seemed well exercised and relaxed. The house looked just as I had ... (more)"

6. Audrey

Energetic, outgoing, and friendly!

Parker Lane, Austin, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Audrey was great! Able to come meet the dogs the same day and even stayed an extra day when I didn't expect being gone as long. The stay was seamless and my ... (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)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
8. Whitley

Nature Lovin' Dog Connoisseur

Austin, TX, 78744

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

5 repeat clients

"Whitley was great with Benson and my cat, Kitty. I could tell when I met her that she is very good with animals and they both took to her immediately. She ma... (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)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
13. Melanie

Vet Tech Available for the Holidays

Austin , TX, 78744

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

5 repeat clients

"Would definitely use Melanie again. She was a great communicator, sent pictures and updates daily. I felt very comfortable because of her knowledge as vet te... (more)"

14. David

★Your Friendly Neighborhood Sitter★

Austin, TX, 78745

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

48 repeat clients

"David did a great job with our dogs and house while we were out of town. He was available in short notice and came over and met the dogs beforehand. He sent ... (more)"

15. Seanna

trustworthy reliable and caring

Austib, TX, 78745

House Sitting

"seanna communicated frequently, sent photos and bonded well with my 2 boys. todd loved her son and was often watching over him. (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
16. 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)"

17. 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)"

Available this weekend
18. Rebecca

Spunky Cupcake of a girl

Riverside, Austin, TX, 78741

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Happy dog, clean house, all is well! Hopefully R will be able to cover Christmas and New Years!! (more)"

19. Savannah

Pets always make my day!

Austin, TX, 78744

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

9 repeat clients

"Savannah dog sat in my home - she was great about communicating and sending lots of pics, and I came home to a happy puppy and a neat and clean house, which ... (more)"

20. Bailey

Better Pet Care

Austin, TX, 78745

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

14 repeat clients

"We have used Bailey to watch our very difficult 7 year old rescue pup and our 5 month old German Shepherd. She did amazing with both! We plan our vacations a... (more)"

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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.

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