House Sitting in Gateway, Austin

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1. Jessie

Dogs Every Day

Austin, TX, 78759

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

19 repeat clients

"Jessie went above and beyond for me when my regular sitter was unable to care for my boxer. While I was on vacation she kept me updated on daily care and act... (more)"

2. Alexandria

Cat Lady gone to the Dogs

Georgian Acres, Austin, TX, 78753

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Wonderful experience, this was our first time using Rover and we couldn’t be happier with Lexi. Our dogs love her and we look forward to her sitting for Wall... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
3. Carol

Petiite Pet Pamperer

Austin, TX, 78731

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"Carol is an amazing person and is so sweet and soulful. Very kind and caring and took fantastic care of my babies! I will ask for her again! (more)"

4. Blanca

Dogs bring comfort & joy

Austin, TX, 78729

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

3 repeat clients

"Blanca is fantastic. She showed special attention to each one of my fur babies young and old. Very professional and personable. You can automatically tell th... (more)"

5. Summer

Pet Sitting Vet Tech

Austin, TX, 78759

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

1 repeat client

"I highly recommend Summer! She took excellent care of my babies. They were happy, healthy and relaxed when I arrived home. Summer is easy to work with and sh... (more)"

6. Andrea

Dog lover-Respects owner's commands

Rosedale, Austin, TX, 78756

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Andrea is amazing, and we will definitely be asking her to watch Kendall again in the future. She updated us consistently throughout the weekend and sent pic... (more)"

7. Sean

High Quality Pet Care You Can Trust

Austin, TX, 78729

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 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)"

8. Chelsea

Less Sitting, More Action!

Windsor Hills, Austin, TX, 78753

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Despite a few misunderstandings, we were happy with our experience. Our dogs were taking out for potty breaks often which is very important to us. We will de... (more)"

9. Lillian

Leave Your Dog In Good Hands!

North Austin, Austin, TX, 78758

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

40 repeat clients

"Lillian is kind, professional, and really cares about the pets. She is great with communicating and we felt confident in her abilities to care for our 2 dogs... (more)"

10. Ann-Marie

Avid dog sitter

Georgian Acres, Austin, TX, 78752

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Ann-Marie was such a wonderful dog sitter! Daisy got plenty of exercise down by the Greenbelt and lots of love and attention. She also went the extra mile to... (more)"

11. Mijha

Pet-A-Holics Loving Furr buddies:)

Austin, TX, 78731

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"I adopted Copper from a shelter just a year ago and he has always been shy and slow to warm up to people. Not with Mijha. He liked her immediately, and I fe... (more)"

Available this weekend
12. Tressa

10-year veterinary technician!

Brentwood, Austin, TX, 78757

House Sitting

1 repeat client

"Tressa was outstanding. Otis is one happy guy. He's an old dude with a lot of special needs, and Tress handled it all. (more)"

13. Katie

Dog-loving teacher in RRISD!

Austin, TX, 78729

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

4 repeat clients

"Our dogs LOVED staying with Katie and her husband! Our pups were treated like they were their own. Katie was amazing with both of our dogs and made our vacat... (more)"

14. Jana

Husband & Wife Dog-Sitting Team

Allandale, Austin, TX, 78757

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

11 repeat clients

"When I got home all the pups were happy and content. The house was spotless! I got lots of great pictures and updates of the kiddos :) so happy to have found... (more)"

15. Meagan

As spunky and energetic as your dog

Austin, TX, 78731

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

2 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)"

Available this weekend
16. Erica

Energetic, patient, kind, caring!

Allandale, austin, TX, 78757

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Erica was great - she took good care of my dogs (last minute booking). She was extra sweet & kind to my little dog who takes awhile to warm up to folks and ... (more)"

17. Alyssa

Spirited, spontaneous adventurer

North Shoal Creek, Austin, TX, 78757

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

1 repeat client

"Alyssa was fantastic, I will definitely rebook. My pups loved her. (more)"

18. Mary

Local, experienced, and flexible.

Austin, TX, 78759

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: My first job in Austin was being a dog walker and in-home dog sitter for two years. I've continued to be my sister's personal in-home dog sitter ev... (more)

19. Hannah

For The Love Of Dogs

Austin, TX, 78727

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

3 repeat clients

"Hannah was wonderful! Our dogs absolutely fell in love with her during our meet and greet. We felt so comfortable having Hannah stay in our home over the hol... (more)"

20. 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)"

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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.