House Sitting in Govalle, Austin

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1. Zelda

Every dog is my favorite dog!

Windsor Road, Austin, TX, 78703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Zelda is awesome. She came prior to Sunny's care of a meet and greet and she kept us informed daily on the visit including great pictures. Zelda was respe... (more)"

Available this weekend
2. Donnarose

I'm a dog's best friend.

North Loop, AUSTIN, TX, 78751

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I have known DonnaRose a long time and she is truly a lover of animals. She took wonderful card of my cats and dog when I was in need. Watching her with her ... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
3. Sadie

Honest and Reliable Pet Sitter

Saint Edwards, Austin , TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

About: Hi my name is Sadie and I am 20 years old. I've loved animals ever since I could remember. I even wanted to be a veterinarian when I was younger bu... (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. 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)"

6. Elena

Night or Day, Devoted Dog Lover!

Old West Austin, Austin, TX, 78703

House Sitting, Dog Walking

15 repeat clients

"Elena was a great sitter for our dog and cat. She was very attentive to the pets and took great care of them, running with my dog and cuddling with the kitty... (more)"

7. Ida

Experienced and reliable dog lover!

Upper Boggy Creek, Austiin, TX, 78722

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"This was my first time using Rover, and I am so glad it was Ida who took care of my pup. She held my hand through the entire process, was so sweet to my Lola... (more)"

8. 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 is amazing. This was the second time he stayed with our girls (two dogs and a cat) and we couldn't be happier. Both were extended stays and not only d... (more)"

Confirmed Holiday Availability
9. Kristin

Walker/Sitter in Holly Neighborhood

East Cesar Chavez, Austin, TX, 78702

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Kristin was a wonderful house sitter! She was quick to respond to all of my questions and clearly took great care of our dog and chickens. We came home to a ... (more)"

10. Rachel

Dog Obsessed College Student

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

About: Throughout my entire life my family has always had at least 3 dogs (if not more) in the house. I fed them daily, took them on walks and hikes, let... (more)

Confirmed New Years Availability
11. Meridith

Me+Dogs=Heaven!

Montopolis, Austin, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Meridith is AWESOME! This was our first time using Rover and we could have not asked for a better experience. Meridith stayed at our condo with our 9 month o... (more)"

12. Molly

Runner who loves dogs!

Central East Austin, Austin, TX, 78702

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

3 repeat clients

"Molly is terrific with dogs. She has had experience, in our family, over the years, with a greyhound, mixed breed hound, Scottish terrier, and Standard poodl... (more)"

13. 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)"

Available this weekend
14. 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

"Mary is "the dog whisperer" of austin. She loves dogs and will take great care of your animals. I haven't seen a dog that didn't follow Mary around and want... (more)"

15. Sarah

Home Away from Home

Pleasant Valley, Austin, TX, 78741

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

10 repeat clients

"Dogs were worn out and well taken care of with Sarah! She sent us pictures of the pups and was very prompt with all correspondence. We would love her to come... (more)"

16. Shelley

Central/Downtown Dog Lover

Holly, Austin, TX, 78702

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

19 repeat clients

"Shelley did an incredible job with my dog Carlos! He was such a happy dog while I was gone. Carlos and I are always hitting the trails and playing outside ... (more)"

17. Catheryn

Bellyrubs at no charge!

Montopolis, AUSTIN, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Cat took care of our two boys on multiple occasions. She is great! They loved her and we're always excited when she came over to sit. Highly recommend! (more)"

18. Emily

Four-legged loving pawsitive person

Hancock, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

About: Upstate NY native who grew up with an ex-Iditdiaride husky and two cats. I have fostered shelter dogs in Atlanta for the past 4 years and enjoyed h... (more)

Confirmed New Years Availability
19. Micaela

Loving, caring dog enthusiasts! :)

Riverside, Austin , TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Micaela is amazing!! She took such good care of our pups and was so kind and considerate of our home...left it in pristine condition! Our boys love her! S... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
20. Vicky

Flat rate for all your pets!

Central East Austin, Austin, TX, 78702

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

20 repeat clients

"Vicky is great and kept our older dog very happy and at home. We came back to a spotless house (after a lot of shedding and rain:) and our dog acted like we ... (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.