House Sitting in Govalle, Austin

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

1. Mattityahu

I am elated to sit on your dogs

Pleasant Valley, austin, TX, 78741

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Doggy Day Care

"Matti not only put me in connection with fostering my dog, Bailey, but he also took her in for her first week to potty and behavior train her. Matti is very ... (more)"

2. Lynn

My Passion is Dogs!

Parker Lane, Austin, TX, 78741

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

"Lynn has taken care of my dog, Molly, many times. She is the BEST! She plays frisbee with Molly which is her FAVORITE! She will care for your dog like her ow... (more)"

3. Rachel

Animals are way better than people!

Riverside, Austin, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

19 repeat clients

"Rachel was so sweet with our two dogs and cat. Our older dog is very nervous around new people, but quickly warmed up to Rachel. I will definitely use Rachel... (more)"

4. Hannah

Caring yet outgoing with all pets!

Riverside, Austin, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Hannah was fantastic with our pup, Eddy! We were visiting from out of town and in need of a last minute sitter. Hannah to the rescue! She was very responsive... (more)"

5. 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)"

6. Autumn

Reliable and Loving Pet Sitter

Zilker, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

6 repeat clients

"Autumn is great! I had to make last minute plans to go pick up my car which had broken down the weekend prior while travelling (when I first booked Autumn), ... (more)"

7. Lauren

Tailored Pet Care

Pleasant Valley, Austin, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"My husband and I went out of town for a week and Lauren was so attentive to our boy! She gave us daily feedback with photos of their adventures. Her main con... (more)"

Available this weekend
8. Amanda

Passionate, Playful and Flexible!

Bouldin, Austin, TX, 78704

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

2 repeat clients

"This is the first time using Rover, and first time leaving our pup alone. Amanda was incredibly professional right from the get-go. My wife and I were immedi... (more)"

9. Rachel

11 years of pet care experience!

Hyde Park, Austin, TX, 78751

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Rachel stayed at the house for one night to watch my pup and it couldn't have been a better experience! I came him to a happy dog and a house that looked lik... (more)"

10. Sadie

Honest and Reliable Pet Sitter

Saint Edwards, Austin , TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Professional and sweet. Luna and Willow were very well taken care of! She kept them on my schedule and followed all of my instructions. She also sent me freq... (more)"

11. Sara

Your dogs new best-friends!

Pleasant Valley, Austin, TX, 78741

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

7 repeat clients

"Sara and Shade were so great! They were very flexible with some of my changing plans and sent many photos. The best part is that she lives in the complex beh... (more)"

12. Elise

I'm a super pooper scooper!

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Elise was a fantastic sitter for our 2 dogs. It was our first time using Rover and Elise truly impressed. She's responsible, communicative, friendly, and I k... (more)"

13. Luis

Energetic animal lover and dog pro

Martin Luther King-Hwy 183, Austin, TX, 78721

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

1 repeat client

"Luis was the perfect sitter to leave Shasta with. I had never left Shasta with someone I didn't know and was thus very nervous. Luis stayed in great communic... (more)"

14. Sydney

Love dogs of all shapes and sizes!!

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sydney is the most loving person towards all pups! Always looking for every chance she can to watch her family and friends dogs, and they always come back s... (more)"

15. Joel

Your dogs have a friend in me.

Central East Austin, Austin, TX, 78703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

18 repeat clients

"Joel watched our dog for over two weeks and while we were away on our honeymoon, our dog had a vacation of her own -- going on walks, off-leash at the park, ... (more)"

Available this weekend
16. Zuri

Flexible, playful, and caring

Mlk, Austin, TX, 78721

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Zuri was fantastic! She has a kind, generous spirit and she very quickly put myself, my wife and my dogs at ease when she came over to meet the pups before ... (more)"

17. Catheryn

Bellyrubs at no charge!

Montopolis, AUSTIN, TX, 78741

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

9 repeat clients

"Cat is amazing - I have used her twice now and will do so again. She is courteous, great at communicating and extremely professional, and knowledgable with d... (more)"

18. Kristin

Walker/Sitter in Holly Neighborhood

East Cesar Chavez, Austin, TX, 78702

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

3 repeat clients

"We left our dog in the capable hands of Kristin while we were away for the holidays, and came back to a very happy, healthy pet! Our trip was unexpectedly ex... (more)"

19. Lindsay

Enthusiastic, energetic & reliable

Upper Boggy Creek, Austin, TX, 78722

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Great stay, again! We arrived home to find our dog happy and comfortable, like we'd never left. Lindsay is responsible and thorough in her care, highly recom... (more)"

20. Shelley

Central/Downtown Dog Lover

Holly, Austin, TX, 78702

Dog Boarding, House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

21 repeat clients

"Shelley was an absolute pleasure to work with! We have three older dogs (2 Labs and a Maltese), and we don't like boarding them anymore due to their age and ... (more)"

Experience exceptional service and a personalized match

From start to finish, we'll handle all the details for you.

Learn About Premier

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.