House Sitting in Hancock, Austin

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

1. Bailey

From tiny to giant, I love 'em all!

Zilker, Austin, TX, 78704

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

12 repeat clients

"Bailey was so great with my babies! She sent me pictures and kept me well informed on how they were doing. Next time I need a sitter I will use Bailey again! (more)"

2. Rebecca

Loving Care For Your Pup!

Windsor Park, Austin, TX, 78723

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"Rebecca was an absolute joy to have stay with our two pups. After only meeting them for a small meet and greet it was obvious that they felt at home with her... (more)"

3. Caitlyn

Crazy Dependable Animal Lover

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Such an awesome person! Very flexible with times and cared for my babies well!! Highly recommend choosing Caitlyn to watch your furbabies! (more)"

4. Sabrina

I love providing hugs to all dogs!

Brentwood, Austin, TX, 78756

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Sabrina is a loving and caring dog sitter! I have trusted her with my dogs at my house and at hers. She takes great care of them, as well as takes the time t... (more)"

5. Bessie

APA trained for Nervous Pups

Hancock, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"We were so happy to find Bessie! Our dog, Milkshake, has separation anxiety and follows a specific routine to manage it. Bessie is a natural calm presence ar... (more)"

6. Kelli

I'll treat your dog like my own

Old West Austin, Austin, TX, 78703

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

About: I am an animal lover who is looking to make some more furry friends. Your dog will be treated with great care in my home. I would love to get outdo... (more)

7. 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)"

8. Jana

Vet Clinic Mngr Loves Quirky Pets

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"My rating is 5 gold stars x's infinity! For all of you nervous first timers on Rover, dogs with quirky behavior, and owners who consider their pets their chi... (more)"

Available this weekend
9. Lucia

Home often - Active - Dog loving

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

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

"Lucia and dogs is a winning combo. I've known her for some time now and her love for dogs was something I picked up on pretty early. She's a caring and dilig... (more)"

10. Luke

The Puppy Messiah

Old West Austin, Austin, TX, 78703

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

7 repeat clients

"Luke is the best. I knew this from the beginning, as his profile is clear and our first meet-and-greet revealed a wonderful, intelligent, educated real, live... (more)"

11. Melissa

Don't Stop Retrievin'

Rosedale, Austin, TX, 78731

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Melissa was recommended to me as someone that could stay with Dillan at my home. I appreciated the recommendation so am offering the same here. She was so ... (more)"

12. Heather

Student looking to love on dogs

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"I've recommended Heather to multiple dog owners in the past to look after their pups, and she's always been phenomenal! She really just loves dogs and wants ... (more)"

13. Arlene

Enthusiastic Dog-Lover!

Triangle State, Austin, TX, 78751

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Arlene was great with our Pup! She had an extended stay with him and he's still pretty little so I'm sure he kept her busy but She communicated with picture... (more)"

14. Vicky

Flat rate for all your pets!

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

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

22 repeat clients

"This was the first time we left our assortment of monsters (2 dogs, 2 cats and 4 hens) and we were going to an area with limited mobile coverage, so we were ... (more)"

15. Katie

Grew up with animals my whole life!

Central East Austin, Austin, TX, 78702

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Katie grew up with dogs, cats, rabbits and fish. She adopted a special needs cat that has thrived under her care. She is detailed oriented and truly loves an... (more)"

16. Caroline

Grad student who misses her dog fix

North University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Caroline was great! She was a master at caring for our three 100-pound one-year-old pups--which is no small job. She kept them on schedule with food/walks/an... (more)"

17. Alexandra

Co-working Walker & House-sitter!

Rmma, Austin, TX, 78723

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

2 repeat clients

"Lex was a phenomenal dog walker and dog sitter for me! I found her through a referral and employed her to watch my pups during my vacation to Cabo. My two do... (more)"

18. Holly

Reliable Pet Nanny/Runner/Cuddler

West University, Austin, TX, 78705

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Holly stayed at our house for 10 days. She left our pets happy and healthy and our house as we left it. I would trust her again. (more)"

19. Bryana

Urban Pup Care

Central Austin, Central Austin, TX, 78705

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

16 repeat clients

"Bryana was an excellent sitter for us over a weekend when we were away. She came multiple times a day and kept us informed about how Macy was doing, and sent... (more)"

20. Derek

Your Dog's Cool Uncle!

North Loop, austin, TX, 78751

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

4 repeat clients

"Loved Derek! Interviewed him a while back and my kids loved him. Ended up needing a petsitter for an emergency trip and he was able to make it work with a da... (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.