House Sitting in Gateway, Austin

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

1. Chelsea

Less Sitting, More Action!

Windsor Hills, Austin, TX, 78753

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"This is the third time we've booked with Chelsea for an extended house/dog sit, and just like the other times, she has been great and the pups are happy and ... (more)"

2. Sean

High Quality Pet Care You Can Trust

Austin, TX, 78729

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Sean was great with the dogs - he really got to see their personalities and took good care of them. His messages to me could have been me describing their be... (more)"

3. Kenny

Experienced, Loving Sitter

Austin, TX, 78728

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Kenny was great. Even with our temperamental dog Diesel. I was very comfortable with kenny staying in our home. He made our get a way much more enjoyable... (more)"

4. Jessie

Dogs Every Day

Austin, TX, 78759

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

22 repeat clients

"Jessie stayed at our house with our two dogs, and they adored her. She took great care of them, making sure they went out several times and stuck as close to... (more)"

5. Amanda

I love wet noses and wagging butts!

Austin, TX, 78759

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Amanda did a great job taking of Saska, our dog, and Mia, our cat. Saska was calm whe we came back, sign she had her walks as planned. I would recommend Aman... (more)"

6. Mandy

Offering Services For Multiple Pets

Austin, TX, 78753

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Overall great experience. Highly recommend Mandy to anyone (more)"

7. Savannah

Always Put Your Pet First

Austin, TX, 78727

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Savannah is an excellent pet sitter. She communicates well and punctually, is very friendly and the services she provided were exactly as agreed and expected. (more)"

8. Jennifer

ABA therapist dog lover.

austin, TX, 78731

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Jennifer was amazing! She was available last minute for a long holiday stay. She updated me freqenutly, and took Nora on all of her holiday adventures. My do... (more)"

9. Rebecca

A peace of mind while you're away

North Austin, Austin, TX, 78758

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

4 repeat clients

"Thank you so much Rebecca! Communication was great and Puppers seemed well loved while we were gone! (more)"

10. Del

Fun and Active dog lover!

North Austin, Austin, TX, 78758

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"Del was awesome with my two boys. She kept me well informed with plenty of pictures, followed my instructions to the "T", and was very respectful of my home;... (more)"

11. Carol

Petiite Pet Pamperer

Austin, TX, 78731

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"We give Carol an A+ 5-star rating for service, professionalism, and caring attitude as a pet and house sitter. She was on-time, kept our house clean, and co... (more)"

12. Hannah

For The Love Of Dogs

Austin, TX, 78727

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

6 repeat clients

"Hannah did a great job pet/house-sitting for us while we had a long weekend out of town. Our dog & cat were well cared for and she gave us updates and we f... (more)"

13. Meagan

As spunky and energetic as your dog

Austin, TX, 78731

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

3 repeat clients

"Meagan is a very sweet and loving person. She was raised with dogs in the home and always helped to take care of them. When Meagan was old enough to drive it... (more)"

14. Jim and Emily

Paws Down - The Best Doggy Day Care

North Burnett, Austin, TX, 78758

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

14 repeat clients

"So blown away by how well Jim and Emily took care of our dog and home while we were gone! They stayed in our house for almost a week, took our dog on a walk ... (more)"

15. Pamela

Luxury+Loving+Comfort doggy care <3

Gateway, Austin, TX, 78759

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

1 repeat client

"Left Ozzy for six days, Pamela took very good care of him like he was hers...felt safe with him (more)"

16. Tara

Greenbelt Savvy Reliable Austinite

Austin, TX, 78759

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Very thankful for Tara's excellent care of our girls and our home. We have a thirteen year old lab, she requires quite a bit of extra effort. Tara was attent... (more)"

17. Blake

"Bork Bork Bork!" - Cinder the Dog

Wooten, Austin , TX, 78757

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

1 repeat client

"Blake is awesome! He worked really well with our two pups. One is a very difficult rescue that is often unfriendly, but Blake handled it very well and won ov... (more)"

18. Jessica

North west hills sitter

Austin , TX, 78731

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Jessica was great! I appreciated that she was so helpful and flexible with my changing plans. I was confident Sophie was in good hands when Jessica was house... (more)"

19. Isabela

Latina, outgoing, caring.

Austin, TX, 78727

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: Hi there! My name is Isabela and I've always been an animal lover. I have had dogs my entire life and I have experience with dogs of all sizes and ... (more)

20. Jana

Husband & Wife Dog-Sitting Team

Allandale, Austin, TX, 78757

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

12 repeat clients

"Jana and her spouse took fabulous care of our 2 dogs and our home while we were away for the weekend. I came home to a clean house and happy puppies. We wi... (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.