House Sitting in Highland, Austin

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

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1. Michelle

Will treat your dogs like family!

austin, TX, 78752

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

10 repeat clients

"Michelle did a great job - I asked her to watch my pup for a couple of hours while I was at a Halloween party. She ended up staying an hour later than I aske... (more)"

2. Zelda

Every dog is my favorite dog!

Windsor Road, Austin, TX, 78703

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

8 repeat clients

"Zelda was great! She was incredibly responsive and did a great job updating us on her stay. She sent plenty of pictures while we were gone. I highly recommen... (more)"

3. Nora

Experienced and Reliable Sitter!

Rosedale, Austin, TX, 78756

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

11 repeat clients

"Nora was amazing! She was available last minute and on-time for the stay. She is very knowledgeable about dogs and even wrote out tips and other pertinent in... (more)"

4. Sanga

Experienced, Flexible Sitter

Highland, austin, TX, 78752

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

8 repeat clients

"She is awesome (more)"

5. 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
6. Carol

Petiite Pet Pamperer

Austin, TX, 78731

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits

2 repeat clients

"My Ringo and my home were both in great order when I returned home from a week in Italy. She is definitely an animal lover! (more)"

7. 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)"

8. Sara

Loving Licensed Veterinary Nurse!

Hancock, Austin, TX, 78751

Dog Boarding, House Sitting

2 repeat clients

"Sara is absolutely wonderful! She took great care of our very anxious doggy and left the house cleaner than how we left it for her. I HIGHLY recommend Sara!!!! (more)"

9. 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)"

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)

11. Ida

Experienced and reliable dog lover!

Upper Boggy Creek, Austiin, TX, 78722

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

13 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)"

12. 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)"

13. Zuri

Loving animals is my passion!

Rosedale, Austin, TX, 78731

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

"Zuri gave me daily updates with photos and my dog, Pandora, stayed healthy and happy for the full week that Zuri was caring for her. I missed Pandora while I... (more)"

Confirmed New Years Availability
14. Holly

Outdoorsy girl seeks furry new pals

Highland, Austin, TX, 78752

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Holly's love for dogs is above and beyond. She's a wonderful dog mom, and treats her own dog like a princess. She may even be more excited to make new dog fr... (more)"

15. Marsha

Professional Snuggle Buddy

Brentwood, Austin, TX, 78756

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

"Marsha was wonderful! Our dog Lucy loved her from their first meeting. Marsha watched Lucy for 5 days. She did 3 visits a day, took Lucy on long walks, and e... (more)"

Available this weekend
16. 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)"

17. Nowlin

Dogs say they love me!

Crestview, Austin, TX, 78757

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

About: I grew up with dogs and have dog sat for many years. I am a very responsible person and will go the extra mile to do a great job. I am very or... (more)

18. Darion

Pawssionate pup enthusiast!

Brentwood, Austin, TX, 78757

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

1 repeat client

"Darion was a great sitter! She was able to come last minute and was great about communicating with me. She sent me pictures and kept my updated. It looked li... (more)"

19. Veronica

Reliable, loving, attentive.

Hyde Park, Austin, TX, 78751

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

1 repeat client

"Veronica messaged us regurally and was great with the dogs! (more)"

20. Rebecca

Crazy pet lady loves dogs and cats!

Windsor Park, Austin, TX, 78723

House Sitting, Drop-In Visits, Dog Walking

7 repeat clients

"So far, Rebecca has been the best dog/house sitter I've ever had the pleasure of meeting. She sent me pictures of her and Inky playing almost daily while I... (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.