House Sitting in Franklin Park, Austin

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

1. Amanda

Passionate, Playful and Flexible!

Bouldin, Austin, TX, 78704

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

1 repeat client

"Amanda was wonderful! We had not left our rescue dog, Marigold, with a stranger before and Amanda immediately put us and Marigold at ease. Marigold was poorl... (more)"

2. 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)"

Available this weekend
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. Sadie

Honest and Reliable Pet Sitter

Saint Edwards, Austin , TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Sadie was amazing! She was prompt in responding to my initial message and setting up a meet and greet. She arrived on time the day of our trip and sent lots ... (more)"

Available this weekend
5. Janet

Bubbly, bright with a hint of Irish

Garrison Park, Austin, TX, 78745

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Honest, loyal, compassionate, caring. What more could a person ask when seeking that perfect fit to care for our furry family members? Just ask our fab fur... (more)"

6. Seanna

trustworthy reliable and caring

Austin, TX, 78745

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Seanna (and her lovely son) took great care of Sophie. She sent lots of notes and photos and left my apartment spotless. I'll definitely ask them back to car... (more)"

7. Lauren

Tailored Pet Care

Riverside, Austin, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Lauren was simply amazing! This was our first time away from our newborn pup and she made us feel comfortable from the get go. She sent photos and notes ever... (more)"

8. 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)"

9. Hannah

Available Presidents' Day weekend!!

Riverside, Austin, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I can be reached very easily from 7am-3pm and from 6pm-12am. I am very calm with pets yet very outgoing, so your dog will definitely have fun on wa... (more)

Available this weekend
10. Rebecca

Crazy pet lady loves dogs and cats!

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Rebecca was such a great dog and house sitter! She provided great care for our pup, sending frequent updates and even taking him to the vet to get his allerg... (more)"

11. Allison

Professional & Animal Enthusiast

South Lamar, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Allison is wonderful with big and small dogs, and she is super reliable and responsive. She sent pics daily and communicated about any concerns or questions.... (more)"

12. 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)"

13. Duncan

Here all during SXSW! Dogs & Cats!

Saint Edwards, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Duncan cared for our two dogs very well. He made sure meds were delivered on time, gave them playtime, and send us pupdates! We came home to happy doggies. W... (more)"

14. J

I go above a beyond for your dogs

South Manchaca, Austin, TX, 78745

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Dog Walking

"Joy was fantastic! We were very pleased with her service. The communication was great, she constantly kept us updated on how Bella was doing throughout the w... (more)"

15. Melanie

Loving and Experienced Vet Tech!

Austin , TX, 78744

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

7 repeat clients

"Melanie was amazing. I had a trip planned and leading up to the trip Melanie came over to meet Albie and get to know her (Albie can be a bit protective and ... (more)"

16. Brianne

Active dog lover with free time!

Dawson, Austin, TX, 78704

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

"Brianne was great! Responsible, communicative, and knowledgeable. (more)"

17. Valerie

Reliable and Fun Animal Lover

Saint Edwards, AUSTIN, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Valerie is amazing! She showed such genuinely love and care for Willow and Luna. She helped ease Luna into her new feeding routine, and helped with house mai... (more)"

18. Kim

Flexible, Loving Sitter

Austin , TX, 78744

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Kim was so pleasant to work with and my dog loved her. She was attentive and keep me updated with pictures every day. I would high recommend Kim to anyone in... (more)"

19. David

★Your Friendly Neighborhood Sitter★

Austin, TX, 78745

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

52 repeat clients

"David was absolutely great! Spent the night with our 3 dogs and cat for the full week we were on vacation. He spent time playing with them and sent us some a... (more)"

20. Sarah

East side sitter... Dogs love me!

Franklin Park, Austin, TX, 78744

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"Sarah was great with the animals! She took care of our dogs, cats, fish, and house. She kept us updated with information and pictures, handled problems that ... (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.